Taxon profile


Calopterygidae Selys, 1850

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Odonata - dragonflies »  superfamily Calopterygoidea

Scientific synonyms



Calopterygidae in BioLib

Functions restricted to taxon Calopterygidae

Included taxa

Number of records: 21

genus Archineura Kirby, 1894
genus Atrocalopteryx Dumont, Vanfleteren, De Jonckheere & Weekers, 2005
genus Bryoplathanon Garrison, 2006
genus Caliphaea Hagen in Selys, 1859
genus Calopteryx Leach, 1815
genus Echo Selys, 1853
genus Hetaerina Hagen in Selys, 1853
genus Iridictyon Needham & Fisher, 1940
genus Matrona Selys, 1853
genus Matronoides Förster, 1897
genus Mnais Selys, 1853
genus Mnesarete Cowley, 1934
genus Neurobasis Selys, 1853
genus Noguchiphaea Asahina, 1976
genus Ormenophlebia Garrison, 2006
genus Phaon Selys, 1853
genus Psolodesmus McLachlan, 1870
genus Sapho Selys, 1853
genus Umma Kirby, 1890
genus Vestalaria May, 1935
genus Vestalis Selys, 1853

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [a2ef08df-cbfb-4662-9bb5-92383d25f3dc]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Calopterygidae]
Data retrieved on: 6 March 2015
EN Paulson D., Schorr M., (2005-2013): World Odonata List 2015-02-26 [], Slater Museum of Natural History [as Calopterygidae]
Data retrieved on: 7 March 2015

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