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genus

Orthetrum Newman, 1833

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

Scientific synonyms

Libella Brauer, 1868

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Included taxa

Number of records: 67

species Orthetrum abbotti Calvert, 1892
species Orthetrum africanum (Selys, 1887)
species Orthetrum agaricum Dijkstra, 2015
species Orthetrum albistylum (Sélys, 1848)

Orthetrum albistylum

species Orthetrum andamanicum Bedjanic, Kalkman & Subramanian, 2020
species Orthetrum angustiventre (Rambur, 1842)
species Orthetrum austeni (Kirby, 1900)
species Orthetrum austrosundanum Lieftinck, 1953
species Orthetrum azureum (Rambur, 1842)
species Orthetrum balteatum Lieftinck, 1933 - Speckled Skimmer
species Orthetrum borneense Kimmins, 1936
species Orthetrum boumiera Watson & Arthington, 1978 - Brownwater Skimmer
species Orthetrum brachiale (Palisot de Beauvois, 1817)

Orthetrum brachiale

species Orthetrum brunneum (Fonscolombe, 1837)

Orthetrum brunneum

species Orthetrum caffrum (Burmeister, 1839)
species Orthetrum caledonicum (Brauer, 1865) - Blue Skimmer

Orthetrum caledonicum

species Orthetrum camerunense Gambles, 1959
species Orthetrum cancellatum (Linnaeus, 1758) - Black-tailed Skimmer

Orthetrum cancellatum

species Orthetrum chrysis (Selys, 1891)

Orthetrum chrysis

species Orthetrum chrysostigma (Burmeister, 1839)
species Orthetrum coerulescens (Fabricius, 1798)

Orthetrum coerulescens

species Orthetrum erythronigrum Subramanian, Babu & Kalkman, 2020
species Orthetrum glaucum (Brauer, 1865)

Orthetrum glaucum

species Orthetrum guineense Ris, 1910
species Orthetrum hintzi Schmidt, 1951
species Orthetrum icteromelas Ris, 1910 - Spectacled Skimmer
species Orthetrum internum McLachlan, 1894
species Orthetrum japonicum (Uhler, 1858)
species Orthetrum julia Kirby, 1900
species Orthetrum kafwi Dijkstra, 2015
species Orthetrum kollmannspergeri Buchholz, 1959
species Orthetrum kristenseni Ris, 1911
species Orthetrum latihami Pinhey, 1966
species Orthetrum lemur Ris, 1909
species Orthetrum lineostigma (Selys, 1886)
species Orthetrum lugubre Ris, 1915
species Orthetrum lusinga Dijkstra, 2015
species Orthetrum luzonicum (Brauer, 1868)
species Orthetrum machadoi Longfield, 1955
species Orthetrum macrostigma Longfield, 1947
species Orthetrum malgassicum Pinhey, 1970
species Orthetrum martensi Asahina, 1978
species Orthetrum melania (Selys, 1883)
species Orthetrum microstigma Ris, 1911
species Orthetrum migratum Lieftinck, 1951 - Rosy Skimmer
species Orthetrum monardi Schmidt, 1951
species Orthetrum nitidinerve (Sélys, 1841)
species Orthetrum poecilops Ris, 1916
species Orthetrum pruinosum (Burmeister, 1839)
species Orthetrum ransonnetii (Brauer, 1865)
species Orthetrum robustum Balinsky, 1965
species Orthetrum rubens Barnard, 1937
species Orthetrum sabina (Drury, 1773) - Slender Skimmer

Orthetrum sabina

species Orthetrum saegeri Pinhey, 1966
species Orthetrum sagitta Ris, 1915
species Orthetrum schneideri Förster, 1903
species Orthetrum serapia Watson, 1984 - Green Skimmer
species Orthetrum signiferum Lieftinck, 1926
species Orthetrum silvarum Lieftinck, 1934
species Orthetrum stemmale (Burmeister, 1839)
species Orthetrum taeniolatum (Schneider, 1845)
species Orthetrum testaceum (Burmeister, 1839)

Orthetrum testaceum

species Orthetrum triangulare (Selys, 1878)
species Orthetrum trinacria (Sélys, 1841)
species Orthetrum umbratum Dijkstra & Mézière, 2015
species Orthetrum villosovittatum (Brauer, 1868) - Fiery Skimmer

Unplaced taxa

subspecies Orthetrum julia falsum Longfield, 1955

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1021077]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [http://www.irmng.org] [as Orthetrum Newman, 1833]
Data retrieved on: 30 November 2019
EN Australian Faunal Directory [55869457-6f4a-4e2c-95af-49f0add78fe4]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [https://biodiversity.org.au/afd/home], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Orthetrum Newman, 1833]
Data retrieved on: 7 March 2015
EN Paulson D., Schorr M. (2005-2021): World Odonata List 2021-03-25, Slater Museum of Natural History [as Orthetrum Newman, 1833]
Data retrieved on: 5 April 2021

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