|Scope: Central Africa|
|Scientific Name:||Neurogomphus uelensis|
|Species Authority:||Schouteden, 1934|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Least Concern (Regional assessment) ver 3.1|
|Reviewer(s):||Djikstra, K. D, Kipping, J., Schutte, K. (Odonata Red List Authority) & Allen, D. (Freshwater Biodiversity Unit)|
Though the species is only known from a few localities, these are scattered over a wide range in the hardly surveyed Congo Basin (Congo, Democratic Republic of Congo and Gabon). The species is assessed as Least Concern as it is assumed to occur also in between the currently known locations where suitable habitat is available.
|Range Description:||The species has been recorded from Democratic Republic of Congo, Congo and Gabon.|
Native:Congo; Congo, The Democratic Republic of the; Gabon
|Population:||No information available.|
|Current Population Trend:||Unknown|
|Habitat and Ecology:||Found in and around forest rivers.|
|Major Threat(s):||No information, but most likely to be affected by forest destruction.|
|Conservation Actions:||No information available but research into population numbers and range, habitat status, threats, conservation measures, and trends/monitoring of this species would be valuable. Habitat and site-based actions are also required.|
Cammaerts, R. 2004. Taxonomic studies on African Gomphidae (Odonata, Anisoptera). 2. A revision of the genus Neurogomphus Karsch, with the description of some larvae. Belgian Journal of Entomology 6(1): 1-239.
IUCN. 2010. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (ver. 2010.3). Available at: http://www.iucnredlist.org. (Accessed: 2 September 2010).
|Citation:||Clausnitzer, V. 2010. Neurogomphus uelensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T184192A8234341.Downloaded on 18 August 2017.|