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Nannothemis, the Elfin Skimmer, is a genus in the dragonfly family Libellulidae containing one species, N. bella. It is native to the eastern United States and Canada, and is the smallest dragonfly in North America. Males are powdery blue, while ...


Onychothemis tonkinensis

The Aggressive Riverhawk, is a species of dragonfly in the family Libellulidae. It is widespread in many Asian countries. 3 subspecies are recognized.



There are at least three species recognised in the genus Paltothemis: Paltothemis lineatipes Karsch, 1890 - red rock skimmer Paltothemis nicolae Hellebuyck, 2002 Paltothemis cyanosoma Garrison, 1982 - blue rock skimmer





These five species belong to the genus Planiplax: Planiplax arachne Ris, 1912 Planiplax phoenicura Ris, 1912 Planiplax erythropyga Karsch, 1891 Planiplax machadoi Santos, 1949 Planiplax sanguiniventris Calvert, 1907 Mexican scarlet-tail








Dragonflies of Europe


Dragonflies of Sri Lanka


List of dragonflies (Macromiidae)

Macromia flavicincta Macromia corycia Didymops floridensis Macromia cingulata Phyllomacromia seydeli Macromia irina Epophthalmia vittata Macromia celebia Macromia annulata Epophthalmia kuani Macromia flinti Macromia whitei Macromia macula Phyllom ...



Tanypteryx is a small genus of dragonflies in the family Petaluridae. The genus contains only two species. One Tanypteryx hageni, the black petaltail, occurs in the Pacific Northwest and the other, Tanypteryx pryeri, is found in Japan.



Uropetala is a small genus of very large dragonflies in the family Petaluridae. They are endemic to New Zealand. Unlike most dragonflies, the larvae are not aquatic, but terrestrial, living in flooded burrows in damp forest or banks. The genus co ...


List of dragonflies (Synthemistidae)

Eusynthemis tillyardi Synthemis regina Synthemis macrostigma Palaeosynthemis evelynae Synthemis miranda Choristhemis olivei Eusynthemis virgula Synthemis eustalacta Palaeosynthemis wollastoni Eusynthemis barbarae Synthemis campioni Eusynthemis ur ...


Idionyx gomantakensis

Idionyx gomantakensis, commonly known as Goan shadow dancer, is a species of dragonfly in the family Synthemistidae. It is known only from the Western Ghats of India. This species was first sighted at Collem, Goa by Parag Rangnekar and Rohan Naik ...



Palaeosynthemis is a genus of dragonflies. The genus includes these species: Palaeosynthemis kimminsi Lieftinck, 1953 Palaeosynthemis alecto Lieftinck, 1953 Palaeosynthemis gracilenta Lieftinck, 1935 Palaeosynthemis primigenia Forster, 1903 Palae ...



Chlorocnemis is a genus of dragonfly in the family Protoneuridae. It contains the following species: Chlorocnemis abbotti Chlorocnemis pauli Chlorocnemis montana Chlorocnemis superba Chlorocnemis marshalli Chlorocnemis nigripes










Odonata of Australia


List of Odonata species of South Africa

The common English names are those used by Tarboton and Tarboton and Tarboton. Alternative names used by Tarboton and Tarboton, Tarboton and Tarboton, Samways, and Dijkstra and Clausnitzer are given in brackets.



Buthacus is a genus of scorpion of the family Buthidae. It is distributed across northern and western Africa, Israel, Palestine, Jordan, Syria, the Arabian Peninsula, Iraq, Iran, Afghanistan, and Pakistan.



Buthus is a genus of scorpion belonging and being eponymous to the family Buthidae. It is distributed widely across northern Africa, including Morocco, Mauritania, Algeria, Tunisia, Libya, Egypt, Senegal, Guinea-Bissau, Nigeria, Sudan, Somalia, E ...


Fattail scorpion

Fattail scorpion or fat-tailed scorpion is the common name given to scorpions of the genus Androctonus, one of the most dangerous groups of scorpions species in the world. They are found throughout the semi-arid and arid regions of the Middle Eas ...



Leiurus is a genus of scorpion of the family Buthidae. The most common species, L. quinquestriatus, is also known under the common name Deathstalker. It is distributed widely across North Africa and the Middle East, including the western and sout ...



Pandinus is a genus of large scorpions belonging to the family Scorpionidae. It contains one of the most popular pet scorpions, the emperor scorpion. The genus is distributed widely across tropical Africa and the southeastern Arabian Peninsula.



Hottentotta is a genus of scorpions of the family Buthidae. It is distributed widely across Africa, except for most of the Sahara desert. Species in the genus also occur in the Middle East, the Arabian Peninsula, southeastern Turkey, Iraq, Iran, ...



Euscorpius is a genus of scorpions, commonly called small wood-scorpions. It presently contains 17 species and is the type genus of the family Euscorpiidae - long included in the Chactidae - and the subfamily Euscorpiinae. The most common members ...



Hadrurus is a genus of scorpions which belongs to the Caraboctonidae family. They are found in sandy deserts and other xeric habitats in northwestern Mexico and in southwest United States. They are among the largest of all scorpion genera, only s ...



The Bothriuridae are a subfamily of scorpions, comprising 151 species in 16 genera: The family has representatives in temperate and subtropical habitats from four continents: South America, Africa, Asia, and Australia. One genus Cercophonius has ...



Mesobuthus is a genus of scorpions, containing the following species: Mesobuthus gibbosus Brulli, 1832 Mesobuthus caucasicus Nordmann, 1840 Mesobuthus vesiculatus Pocock, 1899 Mesobuthus agnetis Werner, 1936 Mesobuthus longichelus Sun & Zhu, 2010 ...
















Belisarius (scorpion)


Cheloctonus jonesii

Up to 9 cm 3.5 in long, it is variable in appearance; all black in northern KwaZulu-Natal and brown with yellow legs in Mpumalanga. The legs are otherwise rust-coloured. It has a heavy-set body with stocky legs and stout arms pedipalps with short ...



Urodacus is a genus of scorpion belonging to the family Urodacidae. It was described by German naturalist Wilhelm Peters in 1861. The type species is U. novaehollandiae. Its species are native to Australia, and dig burrows. The genus was placed i ...



Heterometrus, whose members are also known by the collective vernacular name giant forest scorpions, is a genus of scorpions belonging to the family Scorpionidae. It is distributed widely across tropical and subtropical southeastern Asia, includi ...



Kovarikia, is a genus of scorpion belonging to the family Scorpionidae. All described species are restricted to humid rocky microhabitats of southern California. Three species identified. Major identification is from unique neobothriotaxy found o ...











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