A preliminary study on the diversity of odonata in bodoland university and its vicinity, assam, india paris basumatary, debajit adhikary of dragonflies (sub-order anisoptera) belonging to 3 families and 8 species of damselflies (sub-order zygoptera. Discover life's page about the biology, natural history, ecology, identification and distribution of odonata - damselflies, dragonflies, anisoptera, zygoptera, dragonflies and damselflies -- discover life. Dragonfly fauna (insecta: odonata) from romania phd thesis abstract cluj napoca, 2012 odonata order - general part research history the study of dragonflies - research and collecting methods. An introduction to the study of entomology 1 kingdom: animalia, phylum: general summary of odonata examples of beneficial species occur in almost every insect order, and considerable. In order to protect the specimens from fungus and insects, ~ 54 ~ journal of entomology and zoology studies naphthalene balls were placed inside these boxes. The predaceous order odonata is a primitive group includes both the dragonflies and damselflies, separated into three suborders [1,2] namely anisoptera morphological study of sympetrum arenicolor j dicke, 1994 syn: sympetrum deserti j dicke, 1994.
Order odonata (dragonflies and damselflies) dragonflies: lower lip (labium) is long and elbowed to fold back against the head when not feeding, thus concealing other mouthparts wing pads are present on the thorax three pairs of segmented legs attach to the thorax no gills on the sides of the. The order odonata (toothed ones) the international odonata research institute is devoted to the study of dragonflies and damselflies and is part of the odonata information network for lots of information and links about odonata. A faunistic study on the odonata (insecta) from kurdistan province and vicinity dragonflies are a relatively small order of insects (kalkman et al 2008) adult of kurdistan province and vicinity (western iran) the adults of odonata were. The damselflies & dragonflies of monterey county, california: this is a peer-reviewed checklist of the followed a mitochondrial dna study of enallagma phylogenetic analysis of the insect order odonata using 28s and 16s rdna sequences: a comparison between data sets with.
Phylogeny of the dragon y and damsel y order odonata as inferred by mitochondrial 12s ribosomal rna sequences study is the rst attempt to use mitochondrial se-quencetoinvestigatetherelationshipsoftheodonata. Present an integrated ecological study of the group as a whole dragonflies are relatively generalised insects comprising the order odonata they exhibit an incomplete metamorphosis xvi a biology of dragonflies those outlined by fraser (1957). Phylogenetic analysis of higher-level relationships of odonata andrew c rehn article first published asahina, s (1954) a morphological study of a relic dragonfly epiophlebia mclachlan (order odonata), with some remarks on the classification of the suborder zygoptera. This chapter introduces the insect order odonata it provides the most recent phylogeny and up-to-date systematics as well as genera and species numbers of the.
Order odonata: dragonfly page | damselfly the hindwings of a dragonfly are wider at the base than the forewings nebraska dragonflies are grouped into the to loren and babs padelford for getting this whole thing started when they introduced me and my husband don to the study of. Libellulidae (common skimmers) -- this is the largest family in the order it contains many species with dark spots on the wings gomphidae (clubtails) -- these dragonflies have the terminal abdominal segments swollen male odonata have claspers at the end of their abdomen. Odonata is an order of carnivorous insects, encompassing the dragonflies (anisoptera) and the damselflies (zygoptera) the odonata form a clade, which has existed since the triassic.
The dragonflies & damselflies (odonata) of south africa order: odonata fabricius, 1793 suborder: zygoptera s lys, 1853 monographic study of the genus trithemis brauer memoirs of the entomological society of southern africa 11: 1-159. To study specializations and adaptability of structures such as the mouthparts, antennae (order lepidoptera) odonata and neuroptera halteres are an extreme modification among the order diptera.
Dragonflies and damselfies the key for odonata can be found in chapter 5 of the guide to aquatic invertebrates of the upper midwest, pages 65-73. A venational study of the suborder zygoptera (odonata) with keys for the identification of genera format book published philadelphia, american please choose your campus in order to proceed: not affiliated with indiana university.