Odonata Atlas of Africa

Record details

OdonataMAP:   2259
Province:   Western Cape
Country:   South Africa
Locus:   3419AC
Observer:   Smereczansky Joe
Date of record:   2012-12-02
Number of photos:   1
Last updated:   2020-03-31 18:21:52
Sp. code:   667890
Species name:   Orthetrum capicola
Common name:   Cape Skimmer
Family:   Libellulidae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:  
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:   http://vmus.adu.org.za/?vm=OdonataMAP-2259
VM-number: 2259 - photo: 1

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Tarboton W
Comment:   Julia Skimmer: male
Date:   2013-03-15 15:08:54
Species name:   Orthetrum julia -- Julia Skimmer
Species code:   667950
Comment number:   2
By:   John Henry Wilkinson
Comment:   Recently split
Date:   2017-09-22 17:53:49
Species name:   Orthetrum capicola -- Cape Skimmer
Species code:   667890

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