Lathrocordulia garrisoni 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Odonata Not assigned

Scientific Name: Lathrocordulia garrisoni Theischinger & Watson, 1991
Common Name(s):
English Queensland Swiftwing
Taxonomic Source(s): Schorr, M. and Paulson, D. 2017. World Odonata List. Revision 18 March 2017. Tacoma, Washington, USA Available at:

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2017
Date Assessed: 2016-04-08
Assessor(s): Dow, R.A.
Reviewer(s): Endersby, I. & Theischinger, G.
Lathrocordulia garrisoni is known from a single specimen, with no definite information about habitat. Currently it cannot be assessed beyond Data Deficient.
Previously published Red List assessments:

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:The holotype, and only known specimen, of Lathrocordulia garrisoni was collected on Mount Lewis in Queensland, Australia.
Countries occurrence:
Australia (Queensland)
Additional data:
Number of Locations:1
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Population [top]

Population:The fact that only one specimen of this species has ever been collected might indicate that it is genuinely scarce, however it may merely be elusive or have habits that make it unlikely to be collected. Nothing can be said about populations from the available data.
Current Population Trend:Unknown
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:The species “inhabits probably rainforest streams” (Theischinger and Endersby 2009); nothing else is known. The single known specimen was collected at 900 m in rainforest.
Systems:Terrestrial; Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s):

Nothing definite can be said about threats to this species without more data on its habitat and distribution.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions:

More data are needed on this species before any conservation actions that might be needed can be determined.

Citation: Dow, R.A. 2017. Lathrocordulia garrisoni. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2017: e.T59735A14274472. . Downloaded on 19 June 2018.
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