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Banded demoiselle - Calopteryx splendens - Photo: Jim Knopf
Banded demoiselle - Calopteryx splendens - Photo: Jim Knopf



Calopteryx splendens
Subspecies15
Common namesBanded Demoiselle, Banded Jewelwing, Banded Agrion
German namesGebänderte Prachtlibelle
Dutch namesWeidebeekjuffer
Danish namesBlåbåndet Pragtvandnymfe, Blabanded Pragtvandnymfe
Finnish namesImmenkorento
Norwegian namesBlåbånd-vannymfe
Swedish namesBlabandad jungfruslända, Blåbandad jungfruslända
AuthorHarris, 1782
Eco zoneFreshwater
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia
Europe
North Europe (British Isles (United Kingdom (Great Britain (England (English Midlands (East Midlands (Derbyshire, Northamptonshire)), North England (Northwest England (Cheshire))))), Ireland), Germany (West Germany (North Rhine-Westphalia)), Scandinavia (Norway, Sweden, Denmark), Fennoscandia (Finland), Baltic region (Baltic States (Estonia))), West Europe (Austria, France (South France (Corsica)), Switzerland, Benelux (Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg), Liechtenstein), South Europe (Italy (North Italy, South Italy), Iberian Peninsula (Spain)), Central Europe (Hungary, Poland, Czech Republic (Moravia, Bohemia), Slovakia), Southeast Europe (Romania, Yugoslavia (Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia and Montenegro (Serbia)), Greece), East Europe (Belarus)
Asia
West Asia (Near East (Syria, Turkey))
Russia


CountriesAustria, Belarus, Belgium, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Turkey, United Kingdom
Links and ReferencesCalopteryx splendens in faunaeur.org
Calopteryx splendens in dyntaxa.se
Calopteryx splendens in Wikipedia (English)

Description of images / photos
Photography with Cameras
Nikon D3x, Nikon D300, Canon 50D
Image editing with Photoshop
1. Banded demoiselle - Calopteryx splendens - Photo: Jim Knopf
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassPalaeoptera
Ancient winged insects
SuperorderOdonatoptera
OrderOdonata
Dragonflies, Damselflies, Demoiselles, Dragonflies and Damselflies
SuborderZygoptera
Damselflies
SuperfamilyCalopterygoidea
FamilyCalopterygidae
Demoiselles, Broad-winged damselflies, Broad-winged Damsels
SubfamilyCalopteryginae
GenusCalopteryx
Jewelwings
Speciessplendens
Calopteryx splendens
Banded Demoiselle, Banded Jewelwing, Banded Agrion
AuthorHarris, 1782
 
Synonyms
Agrion parthenias
Agrion splendens
Calopteryx ludoviciana
Calopteryx parthenias
Calopteryx shachrudica
Calopteryx splendens ancilla
Coenagrion splendens
Libellula splendens
 
Subspecies
Calopteryx splendens amasina
Calopteryx splendens ancilla
Calopteryx splendens balcanica
Calopteryx splendens caprai
Calopteryx splendens cartvelica
Calopteryx splendens ciscaucasica
Calopteryx splendens erevanensis
Calopteryx splendens faivrei
Calopteryx splendens johanseni
Calopteryx splendens mingrelica
Calopteryx splendens njuja
Calopteryx splendens splendens
Calopteryx splendens tschaldirica
Calopteryx splendens waterstoni
Calopteryx splendens xanthostoma
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