|Scientific Name:||Notogomphus praetorius|
|Species Authority:||(Selys, 1878)|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Least Concern ver 3.1|
|Assessor/s:||Clausnitzer, V. & 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:||The species has been recorded from South Africa to Angola, Zambia, south Democratic Republic of Congo, Malawi.
In central Africa, it is known from southern Democratic Republic of Congo, record from Congo needs confirmation.
In eastern Africa, it has been recorded in Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Malawi and Burundi: Malawi, no precise records.
Native:Angola (Angola); Congo, The Democratic Republic of the; Malawi; Mozambique; Namibia; South Africa; Zambia; Zimbabwe
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|Population:||Population size is unknown.|
|Habitat and Ecology:||Grassy streams or rivers in open or bush country.|
|Major Threat(s):||Water pollution and forest destruction due to agriculture and wood extraction are threats to this species.|
|Conservation Actions:||No conservation measures known but information on taxonomy, population ecology, habitat status and population trends would be valuable.|
|Citation:||Clausnitzer, V. & Suhling, F. 2010. Notogomphus praetorius. In: IUCN 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 19 April 2014.|
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