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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Lestidae
Reference taxon from World Odonata List
Lestidae
Recognized by iNaturalist, Flickr Group, NMNH Entomology, BioImages, the virtual fieldguide, UK, BioImages, the virtual fieldguide, UK, Animal Diversity Web, IUCN, Andorra Species List, Austria Species List, Barbados Species List, Belarus Species List, Australia Species List, Belgium Species List, Bolivia Species List, Botswana Species List, Brazil Species List, Bulgaria Species List, Canada Species List, Chile Species List, China Species List, Colombia Species List, Costa Rica Species List, Cyprus Species List, Democratic Republic of the Congo Species List, Denmark Species List, Ecuador Species List, Estonia Species List, Finland Species List, France Species List, Germany Species List, Ghana Species List, Greece Species List, Grenada Species List, Guyana Species List, Hungary Species List, India Species List, Ireland Species List, Isle of Man Species List, Israel Species List, Italy Species List, Liechtenstein Species List, Luxembourg Species List, Madagascar Species List, Malaysia Species List, Myanmar Species List, New Zealand Species List, Norway Species List, Panama Species List, Peru Species List, Poland Species List, Portugal Species List, Puerto Rico Species List, Russia Species List, Serbia Species List, Seychelles Species List, Slovakia Species List, Slovenia Species List, South Korea Species List, South Africa Species List, Spain 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, Turks and Caicos Islands Species List, United Kingdom 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, Arabian Sea Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, North Atlantic Species List, North Pacific Species List, South Atlantic Species List, South Pacific Species List, and Furui 2020

Alternative Names

? incertus Piton, 1935
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? leucosia Heer, 1849
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? ligea Heer, 1849
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? peisinoe Heer, 1849
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Chalcolestes Kennedy 1920
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Icterolestes Pinhey 1980
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lestes Fabricius 1798
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Malgassolestes Pinhey 1980
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pseudochalcolestes Pinhey 1980
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Superlestes Williamson 1921
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sympecma Vander Linden 1820
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

spread-winged damselflies
Recognized by EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 0.9 and admin
spreadwings preferred
spread-winged damselfly
Recognized by Paleobiology Database

Catalan; Valencian

Lèstid preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Dutch; Flemish

Pantserjuffers preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
pantserjuffers

Estonian

Kõrsiklased preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Finnish

Keijukorennot preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, christinaflann, and admin

German

Teichjungfern preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, mckinnel, and admin
Binsenjungfern
Recognized by mckinnel and admin

Hungarian

Rabló szitakötők preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Japanese

アオイトトンボ科 preferred
Recognized by Furui 2020, piaf, and admin

Lithuanian

Žaliosios strėliukės preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Low Saxon

Rüschenjumfern preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Malayalam

ചേരാചിറകൻ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Norwegian

Metallvannymfer preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Persian

گسترده‌بالان preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Polish

Pałątkowate preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Russian

Лютки preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Swedish

Smaragdflicksländor preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Pnb

کھلرے پر preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
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Curated hierarchies for Lestidae

GBIF classification

Animalia
Arthropoda
Insecta
Odonata
648 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.

IUCN

Animalia
Arthropoda
Insecta
Odonata
Lestidae (this page)