|Scientific Name:||Pseudagrion superbum|
|Species Authority:||Fraser, 1956|
Pseudagrion quadrioculatum Pinhey, 1964
|Taxonomic Notes:||Pseudagrion quadrioculatum is conspecific with P. superbum. The latter was regarded synonymous with P. serrulatum by (Pinhey 1964), from which it only differs in minor details of markings (Dijkstra in prep).|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Least Concern ver 3.1|
|Assessor(s):||Clausnitzer, V. & Dijkstra, K.-D.B.|
|Reviewer(s):||Djikstra, K. D, Kipping, J., Schutte, K. (Odonata Red List Authority) & Allen, D. (Freshwater Biodiversity Unit)|
In central Africa, the species occurs in north-east Democratic Republic of Congo where much habitat remains intact. Recently it has been found far from the type locality (Dijkstra 2007) and thus a wide distribution range in the area is assumed.
|Previously published Red List assessments:||
|Range Description:||The species has been recorded from Democratic Republic of Congo only, listing for Nigeria must pertain to P. serrulatum.
In central Africa, it is known from Democratic Republic of Congo, Bambesa (Uele).
In western Africa, the species has only been recorded from Nigeria but this record is thought to belong to P. serrulatum.
Native:Congo, The Democratic Republic of the
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|Population:||Current population size is unknown.|
|Current Population Trend:||Unknown|
|Habitat and Ecology:||Rainforest streams.|
|Major Threat(s):||None known at present.|
|Conservation Actions:||No precise information available but research into population numbers and range, threats, and trends/monitoring of the species would be valuable.|
|Citation:||Clausnitzer, V. & Dijkstra, K.-D.B. 2010. Pseudagrion superbum. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T59777A11981086. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2010-3.RLTS.T59777A11981086.en . Downloaded on 09 October 2015.|
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