Ceriagrion whellani 

Scope: Western Africa
Language: English

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Odonata Coenagrionidae

Scientific Name: Ceriagrion whellani Longfield, 1952
Regional Assessments:
Common Name(s):
English Yellow-faced Waxtail

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern (Regional assessment) ver 3.1
Year Published: 2010
Date Assessed: 2006-06-05
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Dijkstra, K.-D.B.
Reviewer(s): Tchibozo, S., Ogbogu, S.S. & Smith, K. (IUCN Freshwater Unit).
This is a widespread species with no known major widespread threats. It is therefore assessed as Least Concern.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:Western Africa distribution: The species is known from Sierra Leone to Cote d'Ivoire

Global distribution: The species is known from Kenya to Sierra Leone, Guinea and northern Botswana.
Countries occurrence:
Côte d'Ivoire; Ghana; Guinea; Kenya; Liberia; Sierra Leone; Tanzania, United Republic of; Uganda
Additional data:
Range Map:59834-7

Population [top]

Population:No information available.
Current Population Trend:Unknown
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented:No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:Swampy habitats.
Systems:Terrestrial; Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): None.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: No information available.

Citation: Dijkstra, K.-D.B. 2010. Ceriagrion whellani. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T59834A12082622. . Downloaded on 23 September 2018.
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