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Pinheyschna subpupillata

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
ANIMALIA ARTHROPODA INSECTA ODONATA AESHNIDAE

Scientific Name: Pinheyschna subpupillata
Species Authority: (McLachlan, 1896)
Common Name/s:
English Stream Hawker
Synonym/s:
Aeshna subpupillata McLachlan, 1896

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2010
Date Assessed: 2007-04-01
Assessor/s: Suhling, F.
Reviewer/s: Kipping, J., Simaika, J.P., Samways, M.J., Suhling, F. (Odonata Red List Authority) & Pollock, C.M. (IUCN Red List Unit)
Justification:
This species is endemic to southern Africa, where it is widespread within its range. No population declines have been observed or are expected. It is therefore assessed as Least Concern.
History:
2007 Least Concern

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species is endemic to southern Africa. It occurs in South Africa, Zimbabwe and Mozambique.
Countries:
Native:
Mozambique; South Africa; Zimbabwe
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Population [top]

Population: No information available.
Population Trend: Unknown

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Swift montane streams and rivers with dense bank vegetation and bushes (Samways 1999).
Systems: Terrestrial; Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Currently, no threats to the species are known.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: No specific conservation measures are currently in place but research into taxonomy, population numbers and range, biology and ecology, and trends/monitoring of the species would be valuable.
Citation: Suhling, F. 2010. Pinheyschna subpupillata. In: IUCN 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 16 April 2014.
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