Native Animals

Macromia callisto

LC
Least Concern
IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
ver 3.1, 2020
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SSN 59145
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Description

Macromia callisto is a species of dragonfly in the family Macromiidae. Its hindwing may measure up to 37 mm. This species has a larger size than M. gerstaeckeri with more extensive yellow markings on abdomen. It also has distinctive anal appendage. Adults can be seen flying over the water surface of small and lowland forest streams (Orr, 2005).

Assessment

Year Published Assessment Red List Category Version
2020 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
Least Concern (LC)
3.1
2009 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
Near Threatened (NT)
3.1

Location

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  • Selangor 1
Based on publications, specimens, and images

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References

Article
  1. Dow, R.A., Choong, C.Y. & Ng, Y.F. (2016). Records of Odonata from Perlis, Malaysia in August 2015, with a checklist of species recorded from the state. Faunistic Studies in South-East Asian and Pacific Island Odonata: Journal of the International Dragonfly Fund (16): pp. 1-22
  2. 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): pp. 1-22

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

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