Lestes patricia patricia Fraser, 1924



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status




Western Ghats, India


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Fraser, F. C. (1924). Notes on Indian Odonata in Pusa Collection. Memoirs of Department of Agriculture of India (Entomology) 8(7): 69-87.


Other references:

Bhakare, Shriram Dinkar; Bhoite, Sunil; Ashok, Pawar Pratima. (2020). Lestes patricia taamrpatti ssp. nova (Insecta: Odonata: Lestidae) from Maharashtra, India. Bionotes 22(2): 85-91.

Kosterin, O. (2019). Amendments and updates to F.C. Fraser's key to Indian Lestes spp. (Odonata: Lestidae) to resolve confusion of L. patricia Fraser, 1924 and L. nigriceps Fraser, 1924, with notes on L. nodalis Selys 1891 and L. garoensis Lahiri, 1987. Zootaxa. 4671 (2): 297-300. [Abstract]


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