Checklist - Odonata of Crete
 

Crete species according to:
Dijkstra & Lewington - Field Guide to the Dragonflies of Britain and Europe
by British Wildlife Publishing, June 2006. During my times in Crete I recorded all Crete species in this field guide except Vagrant Emperor (Vagrant Emperor recorded in 2011 by A&M) but no Atlas species! Roy

Additional Crete species according to:
Libellula supplement 9 -
Atlas of the Odonata of the Mediterranean and North Africa - 2009

Zygoptera
Calopteryx splendens
- Banded Demoiselle - More info
Calopteryx virgo - Beautiful Demoiselle - More info
Lestes dryas - Robust Spreadwing - More info
Lestes barbarus - Migrant Spreadwing - More info
Lestes parvidens -
Eastern Willow Spreadwing - More info
Sympecma fusca - Common Winter Damsel - More info
Ischnura elegans - Common Bluetail - More info
Ischnura pumilio - Small Bluetail - More info
Coenagrion intermedium - Cretan Bluet - More info
Coenagrion scitulum - Dainty Bluet/Dainty Damselfly - More info
Enallagma cyathigerum - Common Bluet/Common Blue Damselfly - More info
Erythromma viridulum - Small Redeye - More info
Erythromma lindenii - Blue-eye/Goblet-marked Damselfly - More info
Ceriagrion tenellum - Small Red Damsel - More info

Anisoptera
Aeshna mixta
- Migrant Hawker - More info
Aeshna affinis - Blue-eyed Hawker/Southern Migrant Hawker - More info
Anax imperator - Blue Emperor - More info
Anax parthenope - Lesser Emperor - More info
Anax ephippiger - Vagrant Emperor - More info
Boyeria cretensis - Cretan Spectre - More info
Somatochlora meridionalis - Balkan Emerald - More info
Orthetrum cancellatum - Black-tailed Skimmer - More info
Orthetrum chrysostigma - Epaulet Skimmer - More info
Orthetrum coerulescens - Keeled Skimmer - More info
Orthetrum brunneum - Southern Skimmer - More info
Sympetrum fonscolombei - Red-veined Darter - More info
Sympetrum meridionale - Southern Darter - More info
Sympetrum striolatum - Common Darter - More info
Crocothemis erythraea - Broad Scarlet - More info
Libellula depressa - Broad-bodied Chaser - More info
Orthetrum albistylum - White-tailed Skimmer - More info
Selysiothemis nigra - Black Pennant - More info
Trithemis annulata - Violet Dropwing - More
 

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