Native Animals

Nepogomphus walli

LC
Least Concern
IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
ver 3.1, 2010
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SSN 54342
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Description

Nepogomphus walli is a species of clubtail dragonfly which belongs to the family Gomphidae. Its hindwings may measure about 21.5 mm in length. This dragonfly is similar to Nepogomphus fruhstorferi except for its long, up-curved inferior anal appendage which is longer than the superior anal appendage, and also lacking subterminal dorsal spine (Orr, 2005). It can be found in Laos, Malaysia (Peninsular Malaysia), Myanmar and Thailand (Sharma & Dow, 2010).

 

Assessment

Year Published Assessment Red List Category Version
2010 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
Least Concern (LC)
3.1

Location

by State Location
  • Kelantan 1
  • Pahang 2
  • Federal Territories of Kuala Lumpur 1
Based on publications, specimens, and images

Specimen

Collection Center   Total
1

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References

Article
  1. Choong, C.Y., Dow, R.A. & Ng, Y.F. (2017). New records of Odonata from Kelantan, Malaysia, with a checklist of species recorded from the state. Journal of the International Dragonfly Fund (22), 1-22. http://www.dragonflyfund.org/images/reports/FSSEAPIO_21_Choong_et_al_2017.pdf
  2. Norma-Rashid, Y., Zakaria-Ismail, M. & Hämäläinen, M. (1996). Notes on Odonata collected in Kelantan (Peninsular Malaysia) in April 1995. Opuscula Zoologica Fluminensia 146, 1-11
  3. Norma-Rashid, Y. & van Tol, J. (1995). New records of odonata for West Malaysia. Notulae Odonatologicae 4 (6), 101-103
Book
  1. Abdul Rahman, A.R., Mohd Nasir, A.H., Ahmad Fadzil, A.M., Richard, A.M. & Latiff, A. (2014). Hutan Gunung Besar Hantu, Negeri Sembilan: Pengurusan Hutan, Persekitaran Fizikal dan Kepelbagaian Biologi. Jabatan Perhutanan Semenanjung Malaysia, Malaysia. pp. 254.

Acknowledgements :- Ms. Aida Salihah Binti Abu Bakar, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Choong Chee Yen, Mrs. Hakimah Binti Jaafar, Ms. Nurfadzilah Bt Azmi, Mrs. Nurfarhana Hizan Binti Hijas, Ms. Siti Amalia Aisyah Binti Abdul Halim & Ms. Siti Zubaidah Binti Abdul Latif

Photo credit :- Choong Chee Yen

Species Citation :- Nepogomphus walli. Malaysia Biodiversity Information System (MyBIS). Accessed via https://www.mybis.gov.my/sp/54342. [Retrieved 16 April 2024].

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