Archineura incarnata


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Archineura incarnata
Species Authority: (Karsch, 1892)

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2013
Date Assessed: 2010-12-15
Assessor(s): Tong, X. & Zhang, H.
Reviewer(s): Nguyen, T.H.T., Mitra, A., Yu, X., Kakkasery, F. & Brooks, E.
Very little is known about this species. However it has a wide range within south-eastern China, with no threats known, and it is therefore assessed as Least Concern.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:The species is recorded from a number of provinces in southern China (Fujian, Anhui, Guangdong, Guangxi, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangxi, Sichuan, Guizhou, Zhejiang). The species should be looked for in connected drainages in northern Viet Nam.
China (Anhui, Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangxi, Sichuan, Zhejiang)
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Population [top]

Population: Locally common.
Population Trend: Decreasing

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Montane streams.
Systems: Terrestrial; Freshwater

Use and Trade [top]

Use and Trade: No information available.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Likely to be impacted locally by deforestation and water pollution in parts of its range, however the extent of impacts on this species are not known.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: No information available.

Bibliography [top]

IUCN. 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (ver. 2013.1). Available at: (Accessed: 12 June 2013).

Wilson, K.D.P. and Xu, Z-F. 2007. Odonata of Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macau, South China, part 1: Zygoptera. International Journal of Odonatology 10(1): 87-128.

Citation: Tong, X. & Zhang, H. 2013. Archineura incarnata. In: The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <>. Downloaded on 31 March 2015.
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