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Elattoneura leucostigma Fraser, 1933

White-spot pinfly, Smoky-winged threadtail

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s
Disparoneura leucostigma Fraser, 1933 (original combination); Disparoneura ramajana Lieftnick, 1971

 

Conservation Status

Last record: May 1927 (Bedjanič et al. 2014)

Rediscovered in May 2009 (Bedjanič et al. 2014)

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered

 

Distribution

Sri Lanka

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Fraser, F. C. (1933). A new species of Disparoneura from Ceylon (order Odonata). Ceylon Journal of Science - Section B: Zoology 17(3): 225-226.

 

Other references:

Bedjanič, M. (2009). Elattoneura leucostigma. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 16 May 2013.

Bedjanič, M., Conniff, K., van der Poorten, N. and Šalamun, A. (2014). Dragonfly Fauna of Sri Lanka: Distribution and Biology, with Threat Status of its Endemics. Pensoft Publishers. 320 pp. [WARNING: 25.94 MB]

Lieftnick, M. A. (1971). Odonata from Ceylon. Ent. Scand. Suppl. 1: 188-207.

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