Swaziland's Biodiversity - Odonata: Dragonflies and Damselflies
- SA damselflies and dragonflies checklist. Compiled by Tanza Crouch and Tessa Hedge. Department of Entomology & Arachnology, Durban Natural Science Museum, P O Box 4085, Durban, 4000 South Africa.
- Photos by Kate Braun, A. Manson and G. Diedericks, Virtual Museum - Odonata of southern Africa
- Possible occurrence based on distribution maps in Dragonflies and Damselflies of South Africa. 2008. Michael J. Samways.
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).
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