Odonata Atlas of Africa

Record details

OdonataMAP:   20232
Country:   Senegal
Locus:   NW_013013AD
Observer:   Segerer Benoit
Date of record:   2015-11-30
Number of photos:   3
Last updated:   2020-03-31 18:21:54
Sp. code:   668740
Species name:   Trithemis aconita
Common name:   Halfshade Dropwing
Family:   Libellulidae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:   Trithemis aconita
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:   http://vmus.adu.org.za/?vm=OdonataMAP-20232
VM-number: 20232 - photo: 1
VM-number: 20232 - photo: 2
VM-number: 20232 - photo: 3

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Bertie Brink
Comment:   Ax veins 10.5, yellow streaking on abdomen. Outline of secondaries apprears to be aconita 1st VM record from Senegal!
Date:   2016-02-02 21:56:26
Species name:   Trithemis aconita -- Halfshade Dropwing
Species code:   668740
Comment number:   2
By:   Jacobus Labuschagne
Comment:   Dykstra D & D of east africa P 204/205
Date:   2016-02-03 08:54:00
Species name:  
Species code:   0

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