The Odonata (Insecta) of Patagonia: A synopsis of their current status with illustrated keys for their identification Academic Article uri icon


  • Patagonia is a vast landmass with a distinctive environmental and biotic heterogeneity. Its Odonata biodiversity is the best known of South America, and it is composed of 36 species, of which more than 50% are endemic. We summarize the main taxonomic, distributional and biological information including illustrated keys for adults and known larvae, and distributional maps.

publication date

  • 2014