|Scientific Name:||Phyllomacromia contumax|
|Species Authority:||Selys, 1879|
Macromia halei Fraser, 1928
Macromia melania nec Selys, 1871
Phyllomacromia bifasciata Martin, 1912
Phyllomacromia biflava Martin, 1907
Phyllomacromia leoni Fraser, 1928
Phyllomacromia nyanzana (Grünberg, 1911)
Phyllomacromia reginae Le Roi, 1915
Trithemis monardi Gambles, 1970
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Least Concern ver 3.1|
|Assessor/s:||Clausnitzer, V., Dijkstra, K.-D.B. & Suhling, F.|
|Reviewer/s:||Dijkstra, K.-D.B., Clausnitzer, V., Suhling, F., Samways, M., Samraoui, B., Boudot, J.P., Kipping, J. (Odonata Red List Authority) & Allen, D. (IUCN Freshwater Biodiversity Unit)|
This is a widespread species with no known major widespread threats that is unlikely to be declining fast enough to qualify for listing in a threatened category. It is therefore assessed as Least Concern.
|Range Description:||This species has been recorded from northern South Africa to Ethiopia, Sudan and Gambia.
In central Africa, it is known from Democratic Republic of Congo, Congo, Angola, Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea and Zambia.
In northeastern Africa, the species is recorded from Somalia, records from Sudan and Ethiopia need confirmation. It has not been recorded from northern Kenya, but occurrence is likely.
In southern Africa, this species is widespread at perennial rivers in the region. It has not yet been found in the arid southwest or in the Orange System.
In western Africa, the species is known from Cameroon to Gambia.
Native:Angola (Angola); Benin; Botswana; Cameroon; Congo; Congo, The Democratic Republic of the; Côte d'Ivoire; Equatorial Guinea; Gambia; Ghana; Guinea; Guinea-Bissau; Liberia; Malawi; Mali; Mozambique; Namibia; Nigeria; Senegal; Sierra Leone; Somalia; South Africa; Tanzania, United Republic of; Togo; Uganda; Zambia; Zimbabwe
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|Population:||No information available.|
|Habitat and Ecology:||Savannah rivers with gallery forest; also large lakes.|
|Major Threat(s):||No major threats known so far.|
|Conservation Actions:||No conservation measures needed.|
|Citation:||Clausnitzer, V., Dijkstra, K.-D.B. & Suhling, F. 2010. Phyllomacromia contumax. In: IUCN 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 20 April 2014.|
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