Odonata Atlas of Africa

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OdonataMAP:   73825
Locality:   Swadini
Closest town:   Hoedspruit
Gazetteer Locality id:   95532
Province:   Mpumalanga
Country:   South Africa
Latitude:   -24.525
Longitude:   30.818
Decimal latitude:   -24.525
Decimal longitude:   30.818
Locus:   2430DB
Observer:   Snyman Antoinette
Observer number:   17875
Year recorded:   2019
Month recorded:   5
Day recorded:   20
Number of photos:   3
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Last updated:   2020-03-31 18:21:52
Sp. code:   665130
Species name:   Microgomphus nyassicus
Common name:   Eastern Scissortail
Family:   Gomphidae
Basis of record:   VMUS
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Collection/Project:   OdonataMAP-VM
Museum number:   1558518247
Collector's species id:  
Record URL:   http://vmus.adu.org.za/?vm=OdonataMAP-73825
Reason to delete record:
VM-number: 73825 - photo: 1
VM-number: 73825 - photo: 2
VM-number: 73825 - photo: 3

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Sharon Stanton
Comment:   Stunning find! 1st adult record in SA
Date:   2019-05-23 15:26:39
Species name:   Microgomphus nyassicus -- Eastern Scissortail
Species code:   665130
Comment number:   2
By:   Corrie du Toit
Date:   2019-05-23 16:11:11
Species name:   Microgomphus nyassicus -- Eastern Scissortail
Species code:   665130
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