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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Gomphidae
Reference taxon from World Odonata List
Gomphidae
Genus recognized by Paleobiology Database
Gomphidae
Recognized by iNaturalist, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, NMNH Entomology, BioImages, the virtual fieldguide, UK, University of Alberta Museums, Animal Diversity Web, IUCN, Angola Species List, Armenia Species List, Austria Species List, Australia Species List, Belgium Species List, Bolivia Species List, Botswana Species List, Brazil Species List, Cameroon Species List, Canada Species List, Chile Species List, China Species List, Colombia Species List, Costa Rica Species List, Croatia Species List, Cyprus Species List, Czech Republic Species List, Democratic Republic of the Congo Species List, Denmark Species List, Dominican Republic Species List, Ecuador Species List, Estonia Species List, Finland Species List, France Species List, Gabon Species List, Germany Species List, Ghana Species List, Greece Species List, Guinea Species List, Guyana Species List, Hong Kong Species List, Hungary Species List, India Species List, Israel Species List, Italy Species List, Latvia Species List, Lesotho Species List, Liberia Species List, Liechtenstein Species List, Lithuania Species List, Luxembourg Species List, Madagascar Species List, Malawi Species List, Malaysia Species List, Morocco Species List, Mozambique Species List, Myanmar Species List, Nigeria Species List, Norway Species List, Oman Species List, Panama Species List, Papua New Guinea Species List, Peru Species List, Philippines Species List, Poland Species List, Portugal Species List, Republic of the Congo Species List, Russia Species List, Senegal Species List, Serbia Species List, Singapore Species List, Slovakia Species List, Slovenia Species List, South Korea Species List, South Africa Species List, Spain Species List, Suriname Species List, Sweden Species List, Switzerland Species List, Taiwan Species List, Tanzania Species List, Thailand Species List, The Netherlands Species List, Sri Lanka Species List, Turkey Species List, Uganda Species List, United Arab Emirates Species List, United Kingdom Species List, Venezuela Species List, Vietnam Species List, Zimbabwe Species List, Argentina Species List, Japan Species List, English Vernaculars for Landmark Taxa, OBIS environmental data records, Indonesia Species List, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, North Atlantic Species List, North Pacific Species List, South Pacific Species List, and Furui 2020

Alternative Names

? gracilis Meunier, 1896
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? pallerolae Gomez Pallerola, 1979
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? petrificatus Hagen, 1850
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? taushanense Hong, 1982
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? vetustum Hagen, 1848
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? westwoodii Phillips, 1866
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? wuluogongensis Hong, 1985
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Africogomphidia Carle 1986
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Africogomphus Fraser 1936
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Alloprogomphus Carle 1986
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Altaigomphus Bartenef 1930
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Anatogomphurus Carle 1986
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Archaeogomphus Linnaeus 1976
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Archaeoprogomphus Carle 1986
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Austroarchaeogomphus Carle 1986
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Borneogomphus Karube & Sasamoto 2014
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Bursigomphus Martin 1912
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cinitogomphus Pinhey 1964
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Eoprogomphus Carle 1986
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Eumacrogomphus Carle 1986
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Gomphidae Handlirsch 1906
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Gomphurus Needham 1901
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Gomphus Charpentier 1825
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hagenoides Carle 1986
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Karschiogomphus Schouteden 1934
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Leptogomphus Dow, Stokvis & Ngiam 2017
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lobogomphus Chao 1995
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Malagassogomphus Cammaerts 1987
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Mastigogomphus Cammaerts 2004
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Mesogomphus Handlirsch 1906
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Neaprogomphus Carle 1986
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Nilogomphus Fraser 1928
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Nychogomphus Carle 1986
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ophiogomphus Fourcroy 1785
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ophionuroides Carle 1986
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ophionurus Carle 1986
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Paradavidius Chao 1999
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Paralanthus Carle 1986
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Phanogomphus Carle 1986
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Podogomphus Karsch 1890
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pseudohagenius Carle 1986
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sinogomphidia Carle 1986
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sinogomphus May 1935
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Stenogomphus Carle 1986
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Temnogomphus Laidlaw 1922
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Thanatophora Selys 1850
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Yixiangomphus Linnaeus 1986
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

clubtails preferred
clubtail dragonfly
Recognized by Paleobiology Database

Finnish

Jokikorennot preferred
Recognized by christinaflann and admin

German

Flussjungern preferred
Recognized by mckinnel and admin

Japanese

サナエトンボ科 preferred
Recognized by Furui 2020, piaf, and admin
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Curated hierarchies for Gomphidae

EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 1.1

Life
Cellular Organisms
Eukaryota
Opisthokonta
Metazoa
Bilateria
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
Arthropoda
Pancrustacea
Hexapoda
Insecta
Pterygota
Odonata
Anisoptera
Gomphoidea
Gomphidae (this page)

EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 0.9

Life
Cellular Organisms
Eukaryota
Opisthokonta
Metazoa
Bilateria
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
Arthropoda
Pancrustacea
Hexapoda
Insecta
Pterygota
Odonata
Anisoptera
Gomphoidea
Gomphidae (this page)

GBIF classification

Animalia
Arthropoda
Insecta
Odonata
Gomphidae (this page)
648 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.

IUCN

Animalia
Arthropoda
Insecta
Odonata
Gomphidae (this page)