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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Cladus: Odonatoptera
Cladus: Holodonata
Ordo: Odonata
Subordo: Epiprocta
Infraordo: Anisoptera
Superfamilia: Libelluloidea

Familia: Libellulidae
Subfamilia: Libellulinae
Genus: Lyriothemis
Species: L. acigastra – L. biappendiculata – L. bivittata – L. cleis – L. defonsekai – L. elegatissima – L. eurydice – L. hirundo – L. kameliyae – L. latro – L. magnificata – L. meyeri – L. mortoni – L. pachygastra – L. salva – L. tricolor

Lyriothemis Brauer, 1868

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Kompier, T. 2017. The riddle of Lyriothemis bivittata (Rambur, 1842): Lyriothemis kameliyae spec. nov. (Odonata: Libellulidae). Zootaxa 4250(4): 315–326. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.4250.4.2. Reference page.

Lyriothemis is a genus of dragonfly in the family Libellulidae and belong to the suborder Anisoptera, found in eastern Asia. Some members of this genus lay their eggs in water-filled crevices and holes in trees and fallen logs.[1]

The genus contains the following species:[2]

Lyriothemis acigastra (Selys, 1878)
Lyriothemis biappendiculata (Selys, 1878)
Lyriothemis bivittata (Rambur, 1842)
Lyriothemis cleis Brauer, 1868
Lyriothemis defonsekai van der Poorten, 2009
Lyriothemis elegantissima Selys, 1883 - Forest Chaser[3]
Lyriothemis eurydice Ris, 1909
Lyriothemis hirundo Ris, 1913
Lyriothemis latro Needham & Gyger, 1937
Lyriothemis magnificata (Selys, 1878)
Lyriothemis meyeri (Selys, 1878)
Lyriothemis mortoni Ris, 1919
Lyriothemis pachygastra (Selys, 1878)
Lyriothemis salva Ris, 1927
Lyriothemis tricolor Selys, 1919


Silsby, Jill (2001). Dragonflies of the World. Csiro Publishing. p. 15. ISBN 978-0-643-10249-1.
Dennis Paulson; Martin Schorr; Cyrille Deliry. "World Odonata List". University of Puget Sound. Retrieved 15 Feb 2022.
"Lyriothemis elegantissima". Hong Kong Biodiversity Online. Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department of HKSAR Government. Archived from the original on 23 March 2012. Retrieved 22 October 2010.

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