Cordulegaster vanbrinkae 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Odonata Cordulegastridae

Scientific Name: Cordulegaster vanbrinkae
Species Authority: Lohmann, 1993

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2006
Date Assessed: 2006-01-31
Assessor(s): Boudot, J.-P.
Reviewer(s): Clausnitzer, V. & Suhling, F. (Odonata Red List Authority)
Only the holotype is known (Lohmann 1993). More data are required to be able to assess the true status of this species.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: South Caspian mountains (Elburz range) in Iran.
Countries occurrence:
Iran, Islamic Republic of
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Population [top]

Population: A single specimen in the NHMB collection is known (1971). No living animal is known.
Current Population Trend: Unknown
Additional data:

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Mountain brooks.
Systems: Terrestrial; Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Current threats are unknown.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: A true knowledge of this species in the field is urgently needed.

Classifications [top]

5. Wetlands (inland) -> 5.1. Wetlands (inland) - Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls)
suitability: Suitable  
2. Land/water management -> 2.1. Site/area management

In-Place Research, Monitoring and Planning
In-Place Land/Water Protection and Management
In-Place Species Management
In-Place Education
1. Research -> 1.1. Taxonomy
1. Research -> 1.2. Population size, distribution & trends
1. Research -> 1.3. Life history & ecology
3. Monitoring -> 3.1. Population trends

Bibliography [top]

IUCN. 2006. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 04 May 2006.

Lohmann, H. 1993. Revision der Cordulegastridae. 2. Beschreibung neuer Arten in den Gattungen Cordulegaster, Anotogaster, Neallogaster und Sonjagaster (Anisoptera). Odonatologica 22: 273–294

Citation: Boudot, J.-P. 2006. Cordulegaster vanbrinkae. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2006: e.T59709A11984778. . Downloaded on 02 December 2015.
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