Odonata of Kerala

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DomainEukaryota • RegnumAnimalia • PhylumArthropoda • SubphylumHexapoda • ClassisInsecta • SubclassisPterygota • OrdoOdonata Fabricius, 1793
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This is a gallery list of the dragonflies and damselflies found in Kerala.

Main category: Odonata of Kerala

Contents

Order : Odonata (Dragonflies and Damselflies)[edit]

Suborder: Epiprocta (Dragonflies)[edit]

Family: Aeshnidae (Hawkers or Darners)[edit]

Genus: Anaciaeschna[edit]

Species: Anaciaeschna jaspidea[edit]

Genus: Anax[edit]

Species: Anax guttatus[edit]
Species: Anax immaculifrons[edit]
Species: Anax indicus[edit]
Species: Anax parthenope[edit]

Genus: Gynacantha[edit]

Species: Gynacantha bayadera[edit]
Species: Gynacantha dravida[edit]

Genus: Hemianax[edit]

Species: Hemianax ephippiger[edit]

Family: Corduliidae (Emeralds, Baskettails)[edit]

Genus: Idionyx[edit]

Species: Idionyx saffronata[edit]

Genus: Macromidia[edit]

Species: Macromidia donaldi[edit]

Family: Gomphidae (Clubtails)[edit]

Genus: Burmagomphus[edit]

Species: Burmagomphus laidlawi[edit]

Genus: Gomphidia[edit]

Species: Gomphidia kodaguensis[edit]

Genus: Heliogomphus[edit]

Species: Heliogomphus promelas[edit]

Genus: Ictinogomphus[edit]

Species: Ictinogomphus rapax[edit]

Genus: Macrogomphus[edit]

Species: Macrogomphus wynaadicus[edit]

Genus: Merogomphus[edit]

Species: Merogomphus longistigma[edit]

Genus: Microgomphus[edit]

Species: Microgomphus souteri[edit]

Genus: Onychogomphus[edit]

Species: Onychogomphus acinaces[edit]
Species: Onychogomphus nilgiriensis[edit]

Genus: Paragomphus[edit]

Species: Paragomphus lineatus[edit]

Family: Libellulidae (Skimmers)[edit]

Genus: Acisoma[edit]

Species: Acisoma panorpoides[edit]

Genus: Aethriamanta[edit]

Species: Aethriamanta brevipennis[edit]

Genus: Brachydiplax[edit]

Species: Brachydiplax chalybea[edit]
Species: Brachydiplax sobrina[edit]

Genus: Brachythemis[edit]

Species: Brachythemis contaminata[edit]

Genus: Bradinopyga[edit]

Species: Bradinopyga geminata[edit]

Genus: Cratilla[edit]

Species: Cratilla lineata[edit]

Genus: Crocothemis[edit]

Species: Crocothemis servilia[edit]

Genus: Diplacodes[edit]

Species: Diplacodes lefebvrii[edit]
Species: Diplacodes nebulosa[edit]
Species: Diplacodes trivialis[edit]

Genus: Epithemis[edit]

Species: Epithemis mariae[edit]

Genus: Hydrobasileus[edit]

Species: Hydrobasileus croceus[edit]

Genus: Hylaeothemis[edit]

Species: Hylaeothemis indica[edit]

Genus: Indothemis[edit]

Species: Indothemis carnatica[edit]

Genus: Lathrecista[edit]

Species: Lathrecista asiatica[edit]

Genus: Lyriothemis[edit]

Species: Lyriothemis acigastra[edit]
Species: Lyriothemis tricolor[edit]

Genus: Macrodiplax[edit]

Species: Macrodiplax cora[edit]

Genus: Neurothemis[edit]

Species: Neurothemis fulvia[edit]
Species: Neurothemis intermedia[edit]
Species: Neurothemis tullia[edit]

Genus: Onychothemis[edit]

Species: Onychothemis testacea[edit]

Genus: Orthetrum[edit]

Species: Orthetrum chrysis[edit]
Species: Orthetrum glaucum[edit]
Species: Orthetrum luzonicum[edit]
Species: Orthetrum pruinosum[edit]
Species: Orthetrum sabina[edit]
Species: Orthetrum taeniolatum[edit]
Species: Orthetrum triangulare[edit]

Genus: Palpopleura[edit]

Species: Palpopleura sexmaculata[edit]

Genus: Pantala[edit]

Species: Pantala flavescens[edit]

Genus: Potamarcha[edit]

Species: Potamarcha congener[edit]

Genus: Rhodothemis[edit]

Species: Rhodothemis rufa[edit]

Genus: Rhyothemis[edit]

Species: Rhyothemis triangularis[edit]
Species: Rhyothemis variegata[edit]

Genus: Sympetrum[edit]

Species: Sympetrum fonscolombii[edit]

Genus: Tetrathemis[edit]

Species: Tetrathemis platyptera[edit]

Genus: Tholymis[edit]

Species: Tholymis tillarga[edit]

Genus: Tramea[edit]

Species: Tramea basilaris[edit]
Species: Tramea limbata[edit]

Genus: Trithemis[edit]

Species: Trithemis aurora[edit]
Species: Trithemis festiva[edit]
Species: Trithemis kirbyi[edit]
Species: Trithemis pallidinervis[edit]

Genus: Urothemis[edit]

Species: Urothemis signata[edit]

Genus: Zygonyx[edit]

Species: Zygonyx iris[edit]

Genus: Zyxomma[edit]

Species: Zyxomma petiolatum[edit]

Family: Macromiidae (Cruisers)[edit]

Genus: Epophthalmia[edit]

Species: Epophthalmia vittata[edit]

Genus: Macromia[edit]

Species: Macromia ellisoni[edit]
Species: Macromia flavicincta[edit]

Suborder: Zygoptera (Damselflies)[edit]

Family: Calopterygidae (Broad-winged damselflies)[edit]

Genus: Neurobasis[edit]

Species: Neurobasis chinensis[edit]

Genus: Vestalis[edit]

Species: Vestalis apicalis[edit]
Species: Vestalis gracilis[edit]
Species: Vestalis submontana[edit]

Family: Chlorocyphidae (Stream Jewels)[edit]

Genus: Calocypha[edit]

Species: Calocypha laidlawi[edit]

Genus: Libellago[edit]

Species: Libellago indica[edit]

Genus: Heliocypha/Rhinocypha[edit]

Species: Heliocypha/Rhinocypha bisignata[edit]

Family: Coenagrionidae (Narrow-winged damselflies)[edit]

Genus: Aciagrion[edit]

Species: Aciagrion approximans[edit]
Species: Aciagrion occidentale[edit]

Genus: Agriocnemis[edit]

Species: Agriocnemis keralensis[edit]
Species: Agriocnemis pieris[edit]
Species: Agriocnemis pygmaea[edit]
Species: Agriocnemis splendidissima[edit]

Genus: Amphiallagma[edit]

Species: Amphiallagma parvum[edit]

Genus: Archibasis[edit]

Species: Archibasis oscillans[edit]

Genus: Ceriagrion[edit]

Species: Ceriagrion cerinorubellum[edit]
Species: Ceriagrion coromandelianum[edit]
Species: Ceriagrion olivaceum[edit]
Species: Ceriagrion rubiae[edit]

Genus: Ischnura[edit]

Species: Ischnura rubilio[edit]
Species: Ischnura senegalensis[edit]

Genus: Mortonagrion[edit]

Species: Mortonagrion varralli[edit]

Genus: Onychargia[edit]

Species: Onychargia atrocyana[edit]

Genus: Paracercion[edit]

Species: Paracercion calamorum[edit]
Species: Paracercion malayanum[edit]

Genus: Pseudagrion[edit]

Species: Pseudagrion decorum[edit]
Species: Pseudagrion indicum[edit]
Species: Pseudagrion malabaricum[edit]
Species: Pseudagrion microcephalum[edit]
Species: Pseudagrion rubriceps[edit]

Family: Euphaeidae (Gossamerwinged damselflies)[edit]

Genus: Dysphaea[edit]

Species: Dysphaea ethela[edit]

Genus: Euphaea[edit]

Species: Euphaea cardinalis[edit]
Species: Euphaea dispar[edit]
Species: Euphaea fraseri[edit]

Family : Lestidae (Spread-winged damselflies)[edit]

Genus: Indolestes[edit]

Species: Indolestes gracilis[edit]

Genus: Lestes[edit]

Species: Lestes dorothea[edit]
Species: Lestes elatus[edit]
Species: Lestes nodalis[edit]
Species: Lestes praemorsus[edit]
Species: Lestes umbrinus[edit]
Species: Lestes viridulus[edit]

Genus: Platylestes[edit]

Species: Platylestes platystylus[edit]

Family: Platycnemididae (White-legged damselflies)[edit]

Genus: Caconeura[edit]

Species: Caconeura gomphoides[edit]
Species: Caconeura ramburi[edit]
Species: Caconeura risi[edit]

Genus: Copera[edit]

Species: Copera marginipes[edit]
Species: Copera vittata[edit]

Genus: Disparoneura[edit]

Species: Disparoneura apicalis[edit]
Species: Disparoneura quadrimaculata[edit]

Genus: Elattoneura[edit]

Species: Elattoneura souteri[edit]
Species: Elattoneura tetrica[edit]

Genus: Esme[edit]

Species: Esme cyaneovittata[edit]
Species: Esme longistyla[edit]
Species: Esme mudiensis[edit]

Genus: Melanoneura[edit]

Species: Melanoneura bilineata[edit]

Genus: Phylloneura[edit]

Species: Phylloneura westermanni[edit]

Genus: Prodasineura[edit]

Species: Prodasineura verticalis[edit]

Family: Platystictidae (Shadow damselflies)[edit]

Genus: Indosticta[edit]

Species: Indosticta deccanensis[edit]

Genus: Protosticta[edit]

Species: Protosticta antelopoides[edit]
Species: Protosticta davenporti[edit]
Species: Protosticta gravelyi[edit]
Species: Protosticta hearseyi[edit]
Species: Protosticta monticola[edit]
Species: Protosticta ponmudiensis[edit]
Species: Protosticta rufostigma[edit]
Species: Protosticta sanguinostigma[edit]

References[edit]