A clean list of Odonata names have been uploaded on IBP based on Subramanian, K.A. and Babu, R. (2017). Checklist of Odonata (Insecta) of India. Version 3.0.

Konkan region of Maharashtra and Goa is a narrow strip between Arabian sea and Western ghats. Geography, geomorphology and climate of this region have given rise to high heterogeneity which has contributed to its vast and unique diversity.