A Checklist of North American Dragonflies and Damselflies
Compiled and written by Dennis R. Paulson and Sidney W. Dunkle, this 2016 edition of the checklist includes all 466 species of North American Odonata considered valid at this time. For each species the original citation, English name, type locality, etymology of both scientific and English names, and approximate distribution are given. Literature citations for original descriptions of all species are given in the appended list of references.
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