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Libellula Linnaeus, 1758

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Odonata - dragonflies »  family Libellulidae - skimmers

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Included taxa

Number of records: 27

species Libellula angelina Selys, 1883
species Libellula auripennis Burmeister, 1839 - Golden-winged Skimmer
species Libellula axilena Westwood, 1837
species Libellula comanche Calvert, 1907
species Libellula composita (Hagen, 1873)
species Libellula croceipennis Selys, 1868
species Libellula cyanea Fabricius, 1775 - Spangled Skimmer
species Libellula depressa Linnaeus, 1758 - Broad-bodied Chaser

Libellula depressa - Broad-bodied Chaser

species Libellula flavida Rambur, 1842
species Libellula foliata (Kirby, 1889)
species Libellula forensis Hagen, 1861 - Eight-spotted Skimmer

Libellula forensis - Eight-spotted Skimmer

species Libellula fulva Müller, 1764 - Scarce Chaser

Libellula fulva - Scarce Chaser

species Libellula gaigei Gloyd, 1938
species Libellula herculea Karsch, 1889

Libellula herculea

species Libellula incesta Hagen, 1861 - Slaty Skimmer
species Libellula jesseana Williamson, 1922
species Libellula luctuosa Burmeister, 1839 - Widow Skimmer

Libellula luctuosa - Widow Skimmer

species Libellula mariae Garrison, 1992
species Libellula melli Schmidt, 1948
species Libellula needhami Westfall, 1943
species Libellula nodisticta Hagen, 1861
species Libellula pontica Selys, 1887
species Libellula pulchella Drury, 1773 - Twelve Spotted Skimmer

Libellula pulchella - Twelve Spotted Skimmer

species Libellula quadrimaculata Linnaeus, 1758 - Four-spotted Chaser

Libellula quadrimaculata - Four-spotted Chaser

species Libellula saturata Uhler, 1857
species Libellula semifasciata Burmeister, 1839
species Libellula vibrans Fabricius, 1793 - Great Blue Skimmer

Links and literature

EN Paulson D., Schorr M., (2005-2013): World Odonata List 2015-02-26 [http://www.pugetsound.edu/academics/acad...], Slater Museum of Natural History [as Libellula Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 7 March 2015

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