Integrated Taxonomic Information System - Report

Go to Print Version

Gomphus (Gomphus)  Leach, 1815
Taxonomic Serial No.: 591870

(Download Help) Gomphus (Gomphus) TSN 591870

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subgenus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassPalaeoptera  – ancient winged insects  
                            OrderOdonata Fabricius, 1793 – libélula, damselflies, dragonflies  
                               SuborderAnisoptera Selys, 1854 – dragonflies, libellules  
                                  FamilyGomphidae  – clubtails, Clubtails  
                                     GenusGomphus Leach, 1815  
                                        SubgenusGomphus (Gomphus) Leach, 1815  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Species Gomphus australis (Needham, 1897) – Clearlake Clubtail 
                                           Species Gomphus borealis Needham, 1901 – Beaverpond Clubtail 
                                           Species Gomphus cavillaris Needham, 1902 – Sandhill Clubtail 
                                           Species Gomphus consanguis Selys, 1879 – Cherokee Clubtail 
                                           Species Gomphus descriptus Banks, 1896 – Harpoon Clubtail 
                                           Species Gomphus diminutus Needham, 1950 – Diminutive Clubtail 
                                           Species Gomphus exilis Selys, 1854 – Lancet Clubtail 
                                           Species Gomphus graslinellus Walsh, 1862 – Pronghorn Clubtail 
                                           Species Gomphus hodgesi Needham, 1950 – Hodges' Clubtail 
                                           Species Gomphus kurilis Hagen in Selys, 1858 – Pacific Clubtail 
                                           Species Gomphus lividus Selys, 1854 – Ashy Clubtail 
                                           Species Gomphus militaris Hagen in Selys, 1858 – Sulphur-tipped Clubtail 
                                           Species Gomphus minutus Rambur, 1842 – Cypress Clubtail 
                                           Species Gomphus oklahomensis Pritchard, 1935 – Oklahoma Clubtail 
                                           Species Gomphus quadricolor Walsh, 1863 – Rapids Clubtail 
                                           Species Gomphus rogersi Gloyd, 1936 – Sable Clubtail 
                                           Species Gomphus sandrius Tennessen, 1983 – Tennessee Clubtail 
                                           Species Gomphus spicatus Hagen in Selys, 1854 – Dusky Clubtail 
                                           Species Gomphus westfalli Carle and May, 1987 – Westfall's Clubtail 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: A synonymic list of the New World Odonata - Oct 2004, website (version Oct 2004)  
  Acquired: 2006   
  Notes: Maintained by Rosser W. Garrison, at   
  Reference for: Gomphus (Gomphus)   
  Publication Date:    
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.:    
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for:    

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division:    






 Subordinate Taxa  Rank  Verified Standards Met  Verified Min Standards Met  Unverified Percent Standards Met

A gray graphic bar
Search on:  Any Name or TSN  Common Name  Scientific Name  TSN

Disclaimer: ITIS taxonomy is based on the latest scientific consensus available, and is provided as a general reference source for interested parties. However, it is not a legal authority for statutory or regulatory purposes. While every effort has been made to provide the most reliable and up-to-date information available, ultimate legal requirements with respect to species are contained in provisions of treaties to which the United States is a party, wildlife statutes, regulations, and any applicable notices that have been published in the Federal Register. For further information on U.S. legal requirements with respect to protected taxa, please contact the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

A gray bar