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Checklist Slovenia; Slovenian common names

Below is a checklist of the dragonfly and damselfly species for the area Slovenia. It's based on Dijkstra and Lewington's Field Guide to the Dragonflies and Damselflies of Britain and Europe (2006), on the Atlas of the European Dragonflies and Damselflies (Boudot & Kalkman (eds.), 2015), and - in a handful of cases - on new area records. Please click here if you would like to see the list below with the English common names or the scientific names.


The list below is sorted as per our overall checklist. Clicking on a species name in the list allows you to then cycle through the entire checklist for the area Slovenia by using the Previous (<==) and Next (==>) buttons at the bottom of each page. If you would prefer to see it sorted alphabetically on the Slovenian common names, please click here.


Note: if you believe a species is missing from the checklist below, please do email us at with the new information, together with the relevant source(s) and references. If we agree that the new information is indeed valid, we will update the checklist as soon as possible.


Please click on a species name below to see our 20 photographs of that species.

#Slovenian common name
1Pasasti bleščavec (Calopteryx splendens)
2Modri bleščavec (Calopteryx virgo)
3Obvodna zverca (Lestes sponsa)
4Obrežna zverca (Lestes dryas)
5Grmiščna zverca (Lestes barbarus)
6Loška zverca (Lestes virens)
7Južna zverca (Lestes macrostigma)
8Zelena pazverca (Chalcolestes viridis)
9Presenetljiva pazverca (Chalcolestes parvidens)
10Prisojni zimnik (Sympecma fusca)
11Modri kresničar (Ischnura elegans)
12Bledi kresničar (Ischnura pumilio)
13Bleščeči zmotec (Enallagma cyathigerum)
14Suhljati škratec (Coenagrion pulchellum)
15Travniški škratec (Coenagrion puella)
16Koščični škratec (Coenagrion ornatum)
17Povodni škratec (Coenagrion scitulum)
18Barjanski škratec (Coenagrion hastulatum)
19Veliki rdečeokec (Erythromma najas)
20Mali rdečeokec (Erythromma viridulum)
21Prodni paškratec (Erythromma lindenii)
22Rani plamenec (Pyrrhosoma nymphula)
23Rdeči voščenec (Ceriagrion tenellum)
24Sinji presličar (Platycnemis pennipes)
25Bleda deva (Aeshna mixta)
26Višnjeva deva (Aeshna affinis)
27Deviški pastir (Aeshna isoceles)
28Rjava deva (Aeshna grandis)
29Šotna deva (Aeshna caerulea)
30Zelenomodra deva (Aeshna cyanea)
31Zelena deva (Aeshna viridis)
32Barjanska deva (Aeshna juncea)
33Mahovna deva (Aeshna subarctica)
34Veliki spremljevalec (Anax imperator)
35Modroriti spremljevalec (Anax parthenope)
36Afriški minljivec (Anax ephippiger)
37Zgodnji trstničar (Brachytron pratense)
38Popotni porečnik (Gomphus vulgatissimus)
39Rumeni porečnik (Gomphus flavipes)
40Kačji potočnik (Ophiogomphus cecilia)
41Bledi peščenec (Onychogomphus forcipatus)
42Velika peščenka (Lindenia tetraphylla)
43Veliki studenčar (Cordulegaster heros)
44Povirni studenčar (Cordulegaster bidentata)
45Močvirski lebduh (Cordulia aenea)
46Kovinski lesketnik (Somatochlora metallica)
47Sredozemski lesketnik (Somatochlora meridionalis)
48Pegasti lesketnik (Somatochlora flavomaculata)
49Barjanski lesketnik (Somatochlora arctica)
50Alpski lesketnik (Somatochlora alpestris)
51Nosna jezerka (Epitheca bimaculata)
52Lisasti ploščec (Libellula quadrimaculata)
53Modri ploščec (Libellula depressa)
54Črni ploščec (Libellula fulva)
55Prodni modrač (Orthetrum cancellatum)
56Temni modrač (Orthetrum albistylum)
57Mali modrač (Orthetrum coerulescens)
58Sinji modrač (Orthetrum brunneum)
59Barjanski spreletavec (Leucorrhinia dubia)
60Dristavični spreletavec (Leucorrhinia pectoralis)
61Mrtvični spreletavec (Leucorrhinia caudalis)
62Črni kamenjak (Sympetrum danae)
63Pasasti kamenjak (Sympetrum pedemontanum)
64Krvavordeči kamenjak (Sympetrum sanguineum)
65Stasiti kamenjak (Sympetrum depressiusculum)
66Rumeni kamenjak (Sympetrum flaveolum)
67Malinovordeči kamenjak (Sympetrum fonscolombii)
68Progasti kamenjak (Sympetrum striolatum)
69Navadni kamenjak (Sympetrum vulgatum)
70Sredozemski kamenjak (Sympetrum meridionale)
71Opoldanski škrlatec (Crocothemis erythraea)
72Temni slaniščar (Selysiothemis nigra)