Aeolagrion Williamson, 1917

Mauffray, William F. & Tennessen, Kenneth J., 2019, A Catalogue and Historical Study of the Odonata of Ecuador, Zootaxa 4628 (1), pp. 1-265: 34-36

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Aeolagrion Williamson, 1917
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Aeolagrion Williamson, 1917 

Small to medium-sized brown or black damselflies with pale markings usually blue ( Fig. 14View FIGURE 14). Adults perch mostly in the shade along ponds or backwaters of streams. For species identification, see Dunkle (1991a) and Tennessen (2009).

Aeolagrion axine Dunkle, 1991  . Publ. Recs. ECU: Tsuda (1991), (H08), (P11), (H14); OR: * Dunkle (1991a — Holotype: “ Napo, Primavera” [Francisco de Orellana], [La Nueva Esperanza] S of [across Río Napo from] Primavera, Laguna Taracoa (-00.45, -76.77, 244m), [FSCA]), Bridges (1993), Tennessen (1996b), Daigle (1996), Tennessen (2009). Also PER (P16).

Addl. Data. NA, Carlos Julio Arosemena Tola: 1 ♂, Río Ila, Pupuyacu (-1.2000, -77.8333, 500m), xi 1934, leg. D. Laddey, det. RWG, from UMMZ [ RWG]; Tena: 1 ♂, J.S. B.S., forest near stream (450m), 30 xi 1994, leg. A. Jaramillo A, det. DRP [ DRP]; 1 paratype ♂, pond near J.S. B.S., 23 km E of Puerto Napo (-1.0667, -77.6167, 400m), 18 x 1988, leg. & det. SWD [ SWD]; 2 ♂♂, 3.2 km E of Tena Road on road to J.S.B.S. Road, sloughs along Napo River, 23 vii 1996, leg. & det. SWD [ SWD]; 1 ♂, Puerto   GoogleMaps Napo, 5.3 km E of Hwy. 45 on J.S.B.S. Road, Río Sinde   GoogleMaps (-1.0500, -77.7481, 450m), 16 x 1988, leg. & det. SWD [ RWG]; 1 ♂, same data but 15 vii 1995 [ SWD]; 13 ♂♂, same data but 13 vii 1996, leg. & det. WFM [ FSCA, LSAM, QZAC, USNM]; 4 ♂♂, 1 ♀, same data but leg. & det. JJD [ JJD]; 5 ♂♂, same data but leg. & det. KJT [ FAL, KJT]; 1 ♂, same data but leg. & det. SWD [ RWG]; 1 cop. pair, 2 ♂♂, same data but 23 vii 1996, leg. & det. KJT [ KJT]; 6 ♂♂, same data but 12 xi 1997 [ KJT, RWG]; 7 ♂♂, same data but leg. & det. WFM [ FSCA, QZAC, USNM]; 2 ♂♂, same data but leg. & det. TWD [ SWD]; 1 ♂, same data but leg. & det. JJD [ DRP]; 1 ♂, Río Chinchipino   GoogleMaps, oxbow pond, 27 km E of Puerto Napo (-1.0728, -77.5864, 385m), 13 xi 1997, leg. & det. KJT [ KJT]; OR, Francisco de Orellana: 3 ♂♂, 1 ♀, [La Nueva Esperanza] S of [across Río Napo from] Primavera Laguna Taracoa, (-0.45, -76.77, 244m), 27 vii 1977, leg. & det. DRP [ DRP]; 3 ♂♂, same data but forest trail, leg. DRP & S. Hills, det. DRP [ DRP]; 1 paratype ♂, same data but 26 viii 1980, leg. & det. SWD [ SWD]; 7 ♂♂, 1 ♀, same data but 4 xi 1980, leg. & det. MJW [ FSCA]; 1 paratype ♂, same data but leg. MJW & D. Robinson, det. SWD [ RWG]; SU, Shushufindi: 2 ♂♂, Limoncocha , forest stream, 24 vii 1977, leg. DRP, det. SWD [ DRP]; 1 ♂, Limoncocha on Río   GoogleMaps Napo (-0.4000, -76.6167, 269m), 7 xi 1977, leg. KWK, det. SWD [ KWK]; 1 ♀ (labeled “ Allotype ” but not the one used by Tennessen, 2009), [Limoncocha] [about 40 km E] or 100 km E of Coca [on Río Napo], Lago Garzacocha, La Selva Jungle Lodge   GoogleMaps (-0.4819, -76.3733, 235m), 12 x 1988, leg. & det. SWD [ SWD].

Aeolagrion dorsale ( Burmeister, 1839)  . Publ. Recs. ECU: *(L06), (H08), (P11), (H14), Bota-Sierra et al. (2015); SU: Tennessen (2009). Also BRA, PER, SUR, VEN, TTO: (L06), (H08), (P11); plus BOL: (L06), (H08), Tennessen (2009); and GUF (P16); and COL: Palacino et al. (2017).

Addl. Data. OR, La Joya de los Sachas: 4 ♂♂, Pompeya, 0.5 km W of Puerto Pompeya ferry landing, ditches (-0.4444, -76.6263, 238m), 19 vii 1996, leg. & det. WFM [LSAM, QZAC, USNM]; 7 ♂♂, same data but leg. & det. KJT ( KJT, FSCA]; 4 ♂♂, same data but leg. & det. JJD [ FSCA, JJD]; 1 ♂, same data but leg. & det. SWD [ SWD]; SU, Lago Agrio : 5 ♂♂, swamp, 17 km S of Lago Agrio, 19 viii 1980, leg. & det. SWD [ KJT, SWD]; Shushufindi: 1 ♂, Limoncocha, 23 viii 1980, leg. & det. SWD; 2 ♂♂, Limoncocha, lakeshore and nearby areas, 23 viii 1978, leg. KWK, det. SWD [ SWD].

Aeolagrion inca ( Selys, 1876)  . Publ. Recs. ECU: * Tsuda (1991 — as A. foliaceum  ), Daigle (1996), (L06), (H08), (P11), (H14). Also BOL, BRA, PER: (L06), (H08), (P11); plus COL: (P16).

Addl. Data. SU, Shushufindi: 8 ♂♂, 3 ♀♀, Limoncocha, lakeshore, 23 vii 1977, leg. & det. DRP [ DRP]; 1 ♂, same data but 24 vii 1977, 4 ♂♂, same data but 26 vii 1977.

UMMZ

University of Michigan, Museum of Zoology

FSCA

Florida State Collection of Arthropods, The Museum of Entomology

LSAM

Louisiana State Arthropod Museum

USNM

Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History

SU

Stanford University