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Rhinoneura caerulea Kimmins, 1936



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1932

Rediscovered in ?

IUCN RedList status: Data Deficient



Sarawak, Borneo












Original scientific description:

Kimmins, D. E. (1936). The Odonata of the Oxford University Sarawak expedition. Journal of the Federated Malay States Museum 18: 65-108.


Other references:

Dow, Rory A. (2009). Rhinoneura caerulea. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2009: e.T163698A5637723. Downloaded on 26 May 2016.

Dow, Rory A. and Reels, Graham. (2010). Finding the Holy Grail: the rediscovery of Rhinoneura caerulea in the Hose Mountains, Sarawak, Borneo. Agrion 14(2): 28-29.

Orr, A. G. (2004). Critical species of Odonata in Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore and Brunei. International Journal of Odonatology 7(2): 371-384.


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