Native Animals
 

Amphicnemis ecornuta

VU
Vulnerable
IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
ver 3.1, 2019
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SSN 59088
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Taxonomy

Description

Amphicnemis ecornuta is a damselfly species belongs to family Coenagrionidae. Its hindwing may measure up to 25mm. This species is very similar to A. gracilis (Will-o-wisp) but it seems to be larger with metallic green on synthorax which less extensive at the sides, diamond-shaped pterostigma and has different coloured in forewing and hindwing. It also has a distinctive anal appendage (Orr, 2005). A. ecornuta is widespread in Peninsular Malaysia, Sarawak and Sumatra (Dow, 2019).

Assessment

Year Published Assessment Red List Category Version
2019 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
Vulnerable (VU)
3.1

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Acknowledgements :- Assoc. Prof. Dr. Choong Chee Yen, Ms. Nurfarhana Hizan Binti Hijas & Ms. Siti Zubaidah Binti Abdul Latif

Species Citation :- Amphicnemis ecornuta. Malaysia Biodiversity Information System (MyBIS). Accessed via https://www.mybis.gov.my/sp/59088. [Retrieved 06 July 2022].

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