|Scope: Global & Pan-Africa|
|Scientific Name:||Agriocnemis victoria Fraser, 1928|
|Taxonomic Notes:||This species is often confused with A. forcipata.|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Least Concern ver 3.1|
|Reviewer(s):||Dijkstra, K.-D.B. & Kipping, J.|
This species is widespread and there is no reason to assume it will qualify for a higher threat category in the near future. It is assessed as Least Concern.
|Previously published Red List assessments:|
|Range Description:||This species has been recorded from Zambia to Uganda and westwards to Sierra Leone and Senegal.|
Native:Angola; Botswana; Cameroon; Central African Republic; Congo; Congo, The Democratic Republic of the; Gabon; Gambia; Guinea; Guinea-Bissau; Liberia; Namibia; Nigeria; Senegal; Sierra Leone; Tanzania, United Republic of; Uganda; Zambia
|Range Map:||Click here to open the map viewer and explore range.|
|Population:||The population size is unknown.|
|Current Population Trend:||Unknown|
|Habitat and Ecology:||It is found in swamps.|
|Use and Trade:||There is no use or trade information for this species.|
|Major Threat(s):||This species is threatened by drainage and destruction of swampy habitats due to agriculture and infrastructure development. Water pollution is also a threat.|
|Conservation Actions:||No conservation measures are known but information on taxonomy, population ecology, habitat status and population trends would be valuable.|
Clausnitzer, V. and Dijkstra, K.–D.B. in prep. The dragonflies of Eastern Africa. An identification key.
Dijkstra, K.-D.B. and Clausnitzer, V. 2005. An annotated checklist of the dragonflies (Odonata) of eastern Africa, with critical lists for Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, Tanzania and Uganda, new records, taxonomic notes and descriptions of new species. in prep.
IUCN. 2006. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK Available at: www.iucnredlist.org. (Accessed: 05 June 2006).
IUCN. 2016. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2016-3. Available at: www.iucnredlist.org. (Accessed: 07 December 2016).
Kipping, J. 2006. The Odonata of Botswana - an annotated checklist. Cimbebasia Memoirs 5: In press.
Pinhey, E. 1961. A survey of the dragonflies of Eastern Africa. British Museum (Natural History), London.
Pinhey, E. 1964. Dragonflies (Odonata) of the Angola–Congo borders of Rhodesia. Publiçaciones culturais Companhia de Diamantes de Angola Lisboa 63: 97–129.
Pinhey, E. 1984. A check-list of the Odonata of Zimbabwe and Zambia. Smithersia 3: 1-64.
Suhling, F., Sahlén, G., Martens, A., Marais, E. and Schütte, C. 2006. Dragonfly assemblages in arid tropical environments: a case study from western Namibia. Biodiversity and Conservation 15: 311-332.
|Citation:||Clausnitzer, V. 2016. Agriocnemis victoria. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2016: e.T59807A75339751.Downloaded on 14 August 2018.|
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