Nannophya occidentalis


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Nannophya occidentalis
Species Authority: (Tillyard, 1908)
Common Name(s):
English Western Pygmyfly
Taxonomic Notes: The original description was by Tillyard (1908), as Nannodythemis occidentalis. Further taxonomic information provided Houston and Watson (1988).

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2009
Date Assessed: 2007-07-20
Assessor(s): Hawking, J.
Reviewer(s): Clausnizter, V. & Kalkman, V. (Odonata Red List Authority)
A common and widespread species, which was listed as Least Concern by Hawking in 1999.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species is endemic to Australia; southwestern Australia (Theischinger and Hawking 2006).
Australia (Western Australia)
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Population [top]

Population: Appears to be common with a stable population.
Population Trend: Stable

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Inhabits boggy seepages and swamps (Theischinger and Hawking 2006).
Systems: Terrestrial; Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): There are no threats known to be affecting this species at present.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: There are no conservation measures in place or needed as no known threats exist at present.

Citation: Hawking, J. 2009. Nannophya occidentalis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2015.2. <>. Downloaded on 02 September 2015.
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