Taxon profile


Onychogomphus forcipatus (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Odonata - dragonflies »  family Gomphidae »  genus Onychogomphus

Scientific synonyms

Libellula forcipata Linnaeus, 1758


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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Onychogomphus forcipatus albotibialis Schmidt, 1954
subspecies Onychogomphus forcipatus forcipatus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Onychogomphus forcipatus forcipatus

subspecies Onychogomphus forcipatus unguiculatus (Vander Linden, 1820)

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [214340]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Onychogomphus forcipatus (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
CZ EN Farkač J., Král D. & Škorpík M. (eds.) (2005): List of threatened species in the Czech Republic. Invertebrates, Agentura ochrany přírody a krajiny ČR, Praha, 760 pp. [as Onychogomphus forcipatus (Linné, 1758)]
EN Paulson D., Schorr M., (2005-2013): World Odonata List 2015-02-26 [], Slater Museum of Natural History [as Onychogomphus forcipatus (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 8 March 2015

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