Proischnura polychromatica (Barnard, 1937:220)
Taxonomy & Nomenclature
Synonym/s: Enallagma polychromaticum Barnard, 1937:220 (original combination); Proischnura polychromaticum (Barnard, 1937:220)
Last record: 1962
Rediscovered in November 2003
IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered
Western Cape Province, South Africa
Original scientific description:
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