|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.
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|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.|
|Current Population Trend:||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. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T59937A12171807.Downloaded on 24 April 2017.|
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