Species ordered by Italian common name

Our website contains photographs of 133 of the 134 European species: 47 damselfly and 86 (out of the 87) dragonfly species. Click on a name in the list below to see our photographs of that species.

On this page the species are ordered by their Italian common names, if available. If you would like to see the common names in a different language, click on the corresponding flag below. And you can also see the list with only the scientific names.

#Damselflies (47 species)
1Azzurrina alpina (Coenagrion hastulatum)  Preview
2Azzurrina balcanica (Coenagrion ornatum)  Preview
3Azzurrina comune (Coenagrion puella)  Preview
4Azzurrina delicata (Coenagrion scitulum)  Preview
5Azzurrina di Mercurio (Coenagrion mercuriale)  Preview
6Azzurrina mediterranea (Coenagrion caerulescens)  Preview
7Azzurrina portacalice (Enallagma cyathigerum)  Preview
8Azzurrina variabile (Coenagrion pulchellum)  Preview
9Ceriagrion georgifreyi  Preview
10Codazzurra comune (Ischnura elegans)  Preview
11Codazzurra delle oasi (Ischnura fountaineae)  Preview
12Codazzurra insulare (Ischnura genei)  Preview
13Codazzurra minore (Ischnura pumilio)  Preview
14Codazzurra pigmea (Nehalennia speciosa)  Preview
15Coenagrion armatum  Preview
16Coenagrion hylas  Preview
17Coenagrion intermedium  Preview
18Coenagrion johanssoni  Preview
19Coenagrion lunulatum  Preview
20Epallage fatime  Preview
21Invernina comune (Sympecma fusca)  Preview
22Invernina delle brughiere (Sympecma paedisca)  Preview
23Ischnura graellsii  Preview
24Ischnura hastata  Preview
25Ischnura intermedia  Preview
26Ischnura saharensis  Preview
27Ischnura senegalensis  Preview
28Occhirossi dubbia (Erythromma lindenii)  Preview
29Occhirossi maggiore (Erythromma najas)  Preview
30Occhirossi minore (Erythromma viridulum)  Preview
31Platycnemis acutipennis  Preview
32Platycnemis latipes  Preview
33Pyrrhosoma elisabethae  Preview
34Scintilla zampenere (Pyrrhosoma nymphula)  Preview
35Scintilla zamperosse (Ceriagrion tenellum)  Preview
36Splendente comune (Calopteryx splendens)  Preview
37Splendente culviola (Calopteryx haemorrhoidalis)  Preview
38Splendente di fonte (Calopteryx virgo)  Preview
39Splendente ligure (Calopteryx xanthostoma)  Preview
40Verdina barbara (Lestes barbarus)  Preview
41Verdina boreale (Lestes sponsa)  Preview
42Verdina delle saline (Lestes macrostigma)  Preview
43Verdina maggiore (Chalcolestes viridis)  Preview
44Verdina minore (Lestes virens)  Preview
45Verdina orientale (Chalcolestes parvidens)  Preview
46Verdina robusta (Lestes dryas)  Preview
47Zampalarga comune (Platycnemis pennipes)  Preview
#Dragonflies (86 species)
1Aeshna crenata  Preview
2Aeshna serrata  Preview
3Aeshna viridis  Preview
4Anax immaculifrons  Preview
5Bimacchiata (Epitheca bimaculata)  Preview
6Boyeria cretensis  Preview
7Caliaeschna microstigma  Preview
8Cardinale alifasciate (Sympetrum pedemontanum)  Preview
9Cardinale boreale (Sympetrum vulgatum)  Preview
10Cardinale del deserto (Sympetrum sinaiticum)  Preview
11Cardinale dorato (Sympetrum flaveolum)  Preview
12Cardinale meridionale (Sympetrum meridionale)  Preview
13Cardinale nero (Sympetrum danae)  Preview
14Cardinale padano (Sympetrum depressiusculum)  Preview
15Cardinale sanguineo (Sympetrum sanguineum)  Preview
16Cardinale striato (Sympetrum striolatum)  Preview
17Cardinale venerosse (Sympetrum fonscolombii)  Preview
18Cordulegaster helladica  Preview
19Cordulegaster insignis  Preview
20Cordulegaster picta  Preview
21Dragone alpino (Aeshna juncea)  Preview
22Dragone artico (Aeshna subarctica)  Preview
23Dragone autunnale (Aeshna mixta)  Preview
24Dragone azzurro (Aeshna caerulea)  Preview
25Dragone bruno (Aeshna grandis)  Preview
26Dragone occhiblu (Aeshna affinis)  Preview
27Dragone occhiverdi (Aeshna isoceles)  Preview
28Dragone peloso (Brachytron pratense)  Preview
29Dragone spettro (Boyeria irene)  Preview
30Dragone verdeazzurro (Aeshna cyanea)  Preview
31Freccia carbone (Diplacodes lefebvrii)  Preview
32Freccia di cascata (Zygonyx torridus)  Preview
33Frecciaerrante (Pantala flavescens)  Preview
34Frecciamora fasciata (Brachythemis impartita)  Preview
35Freccianera (Selysiothemis nigra)  Preview
36Frecciarossa (Crocothemis erythraea)  Preview
37Frecciazzurra celeste (Orthetrum brunneum)  Preview
38Frecciazzurra del deserto (Orthetrum nitidinerve)  Preview
39Frecciazzurra meridionale (Orthetrum trinacria)  Preview
40Frecciazzurra minore (Orthetrum coerulescens)  Preview
41Frecciazzurra puntabianca (Orthetrum albistylum)  Preview
42Frecciazzurra puntanera (Orthetrum cancellatum)  Preview
43Frontebianca comune (Leucorrhinia dubia)  Preview
44Frontebianca maggiore (Leucorrhinia pectoralis)  Preview
45Gomphus graslinii  Preview
46Gomphus schneiderii  Preview
47Gomphus simillimus  Preview
48Gonfo comune (Gomphus vulgatissimus)  Preview
49Gonfo d'Oltralpe (Gomphus pulchellus)  Preview
50Gonfo forcipato (Onychogomphus forcipatus)  Preview
51Gonfo pinzato (Onychogomphus uncatus)  Preview
52Gonfo serpentino (Ophiogomphus cecilia)  Preview
53Gonfo uncinato (Paragomphus genei)  Preview
54Gonfo zampegialle (Stylurus flavipes)  Preview
55Guardaruscello balcanico (Cordulegaster heros)  Preview
56Guardaruscello collinare (Cordulegaster bidentata)  Preview
57Guardaruscello comune (Cordulegaster boltonii)  Preview
58Guardaruscello meridionale (Cordulegaster trinacriae)  Preview
59Imperatore comune (Anax imperator)  Preview
60Imperatore migrante (Anax ephippiger)  Preview
61Imperatore minore (Anax parthenope)  Preview
62Leucorrhinia albifrons  Preview
63Leucorrhinia caudalis  Preview
64Leucorrhinia rubicunda  Preview
65Libellula frontenera (Libellula fulva)  Preview
66Libellula panciapiatta (Libellula depressa)  Preview
67Libellula quadrimacchiata (Libellula quadrimaculata)  Preview
68Lindenia (Lindenia tetraphylla)  Preview
69Macromia splendens  Preview
70Obelisco purpureo (Trithemis kirbyi)  Preview
71Obelisco violetto (Trithemis annulata)  Preview
72Onychogomphus costae  Preview
73Orthetrum chrysostigma  Preview
74Orthetrum sabina  Preview
75Orthetrum taeniolatum  Preview
76Smeralda alpina (Somatochlora alpestris)  Preview
77Smeralda artica (Somatochlora arctica)  Preview
78Smeralda bronzea (Cordulia aenea)  Preview
79Smeralda di fiume (Oxygastra curtisii)  Preview
80Smeralda maculata (Somatochlora flavomaculata)  Preview
81Smeralda meridionale (Somatochlora meridionalis)  Preview
82Smeralda metallica (Somatochlora metallica)  Preview
83Somatochlora borisi  Preview
84Somatochlora sahlbergi  Preview
85Trithemis arteriosa  Preview
86Trithemis festiva  Preview