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Gomphidictinus perakensis

LC
Least Concern
IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
ver 3.1, 2009
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SSN 59238
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Description

Gomphidictinus perakensis is a species of dragonfly in the family Gomphidae. Its hindwing may measure up 52 mm for male. The appearance is quite similar to genus Gomphidia but larger and finer with more intricate pale yellow marking on its body. The female has a larger size than male with more extensive pale marking and a short and robust abdomen. G. perakensis is commonly found in clear and swift streams with the altitude up to 600 m above sea level where males like to perch on vegetation over the water while females fly rapidly along stream banks. Its larva occurs deep in accumulated leaf litter. This dragonfly is widespread in Peninsular Malaysia, Thailand and Laos (Orr, 2005).

 

 

Assessment

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

Location

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  • Kelantan 1
Based on publications, specimens, and images

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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. Choong, C.Y., Alwen, B.M. & Tan, C.C. (2018). Odonata (insecta) fauna of Taman Negara National Park, Malaysia. SERANGGA 23 (2), 49-58. http://journalarticle.ukm.my/13949/
  3. Dow, R.A., Choong, C.Y. & Ng, Y.F. (2017). New records of Odonata from Kedah, Malaysia in September 2016, 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 (23), 1-18

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

Photo credit :- Choong Chee Yen

Species Citation :- Gomphidictinus perakensis. Malaysia Biodiversity Information System (MyBIS). Accessed via https://www.mybis.gov.my/sp/59238. [Retrieved 16 April 2024].

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