Gassmann, d (1999) taxonomy and distribution of the inornata species-group of the papuan genus idiocnemis selys (odonata : zygoptera : platycnemididae) invertebrate taxonomy 13: 977-1005, figs 1-43. The subarctic darner is circumboreal in its distribution, but is a fairly uncommonly occurring member of the family aeshnidae found in isolated mountainous regions of montana and is a species of concern. Per sort all necessary information on taxonomy, distribution, trend, flight time and habitat unique photos and diagrams flight of almost all european dragonflies extensive background information on taxonomy, protection and each country an overview of the history of the dragonfly study. The status and distribution of dragonflies of the mediterranean basin gland, switzerland and malaga, spain: iucn gland, switzerland and malaga, spain: iucn boudot, jp & kalkman, vj (eds) (2015) atlas of the european dragonflies and damselflies. The distribution of hemicordulia is discussed in the light of the dispersal capacity of odonata and the biogeography of taxa with similar distributions in the region, with an emphasis on the survival of ‘oceanic’ species on the continent.
Entomology, odonatology, evolution, natural history museums, systematics, taxonomy, conservation biology, citizen science research focus i grew up in texas, falling in love at an early age with insects and natural history in general. The dragonfly working group of agriculture, fisheries and conservation department (afcd) carried out intensive and territory-wide surveys on dragonflies since 2002, which raised the total number of dragonfly species recorded in hong kong from 107 to 123. To show the distribution data found in literature has been used, these data having over 100 years, data from museum collections in romania (still unpublished), data from third parties (pictures or samples collected) and of course personal data collected from the.
List of the dragonflies and damselflies (odonata) of madrid taxonomy and nomenclature if you'd like to observe and photograph dragonflies in madrid or extremadura, join me on a dragonflies, birds & butterflies tour to extremadura or contact me for options for a tailor-made trip. International dragonfly fund - report 26 (2010): 1-36 1 the superfamily calopterygoidea in south china: taxonomy and distribution progress report for 2009 surveys zhang haomiao ph d student at the department of entomology, college of natural resources. The taxonomy of indian odonata is well worked the diversity and distribution of dragonflfraser (1933, 34, 36) published three volumes on odonata in the ‘fauna of british. The “field guide to the dragonflies and damselflies of sri lanka” by amila sumanapala is a significant contribution to the documentation of freshwater biodiversity of south asia the book covers with beautiful photographs and brief descriptions of 105 species of dragonflies and damselflies, which is little over 80 percent of the island fauna. Dragonfly nymphs are shorter and bulkier, and the gills are located inside the abdomen the distribution of various groups and species of odonata is highly variable field ecology, zoogeography, and taxonomy of the odonata of western himalaya, india new delhi michael f land, 1997 the resolution of insect compound eyes israel.
Roy j beckemeyer (957 perry, wichita, ks 67203-3141) has studied the taxonomy, distribution, and biology of dragonflies and damselflies for a number of years he is also interested in the mechanics of flight in insects and birds. My odonata research work covers many aspects of odonatology in sri lanka including taxonomy, biogeography, ecology and conservation one of the highlights of my previous work is the re-discovery of sinhalestes orientalis (sri lanka emerald spreadwing), a species that did not had any records for over 150 years. The threats dragonflies face are almost exclusively caused by quantitative and qualitative loss of habitat this basically means that protecting a dragonfly spe. Dragonfly genera of the new world is a beautifully illustrated and comprehensive guide to the taxonomy and ecology of dragonflies in north, middle, and south america a reference of the highest quality, this book reveals the striking beauty and complexity of this diverse order.
Dragonflies & damselflies of orissa and eastern india  1 about this book and how to use it their basic taxonomy, ecology, behaviour and conservation, supplemented by figures and photographs beginners are requested to devote some time to this section and familiarise ‘distribution. Zsl stamford raffles award winners 2016 malcolm tait for research on the ecology and behaviour of dragonflies 1999 edward max nicholson for life-long contributions to conservation for contribution to knowledge of the taxonomy and distribution of african mammals. Dragonfly fauna of sri lanka: distribution and biology, with threat status of its endemics is the result of almost 20 years of the authors' work on the subject with detailed texts and hundreds of colour photographs, maps and charts, it summarizes all the available knowledge on the distribution, taxonomy, biology and disturbing threat status of.
Past volunteer atlasing efforts have provided valuable information to the conservation and scientific community in maine and we anticipate that the mdds will contribute significantly toward a baseline understanding of the status, distribution, and habitat associations of damselflies and dragonflies in maine. Patterns of speciation will be addressed by employing phylogenetic methods to determine a) whether patterns of speciation in mycotrupes correspond to the distribution of pleistocene shorelines b) whether the distribution of these species is concordant with habitat and distribution modeling.
This is the first detailed and complete overview of the distribution of the dragonflies and damselflies of europe an important reference work for professionals and amateurs alike - covers the distribution and habitat selection of all 143 european species of dragonflies and damselflies. Back to macroinvertebrates taxonomy is a hierarchical system used to categorize living organisms into groups with similar anatomical characteristics, as follows. Breeds in standing or slow-flowing water laying its eggs in floating or emergent vegetation or timber hunts well away from water and may be found hawking woodland rides well into the evening. The taxonomy and distribution of which are sufficiently well-known to make them eligible for an assessment thus, a total of 137 species and subspecies were assessed.