Swaziland's Biodiversity - Odonata: Dragonflies and Damselflies

Data sources:

Photos to illustrate the checklist provided by Christopher K Willis, G Diedericks, J H Wilkinson, A Manson, Peter Webb, Felicity Grundlingh and Kate Braun, Virtual Museum - Odonata of southern Africa.
Names as per South African Dragonflies (W. Tarboton), February 2013.

UPDATED CHECKLIST: An Adobe pdf version of the checklist as at June 2014 is available here (click to view/download - approx 9 MB).

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Aeshnidae - Hawkers

Corduliidae - Cruisers, Emeralds

Gomphidae - Clubtails

Libellulidae - Skimmers, Dropwings

Calopterygidae - Demoiselles

Chlorocyphidae - Jewels

Coenagrionidae - Sprites

Lestidae - Spreadwings

Platycnemididae - Stream-damsels

Protoneuridae - Threadtails

Synlestidae - Malachites

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