Heliogomphus lyratus Fraser, 1933

Lyrate clubtail dragonfly, Lyrate grappletail

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: June 1926

Rediscovered in May 2009

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered

 

Distribution

Sri Lanka

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Fraser F. C. (1933). The Gomphinae of Ceylon (Order Odonata). Ceylon Journal of Science (B) 18(1): 19-36.

 

Other references:

Bedjanič, M. (2006). Heliogomphus lyratus. 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]

 

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