|Scientific Name:||Pseudothemis zonata (Burmeister, 1839)|
Orthetrum zonale Navás, 1932
|Taxonomic Notes:||Originally described under the genus Libellula (Linnaeus) and subsequently became the genotype for Pseudothemis Kirby (1889). Chao (1962) synonymised Orthetrum zonale Navás with Pseudothemis zonata.|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Least Concern ver 3.1|
|Assessor(s):||Wilson, K. D. P.|
|Reviewer(s):||Clausnitzer, V. & Reels, G. (Odonata Red List Authority)|
A common and widespread species recorded from a wide range in southeast and east Asia, including Vietnam (Tsuda 2000), though China, including Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Hebai, Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangsu, Sichuan, Zheijiang (Hua 2000) and Shaanxi (Zhang and Zhang 2006), Hong Kong (Wilson 2004), Taiwan (Lieftinck et al. 1984) to Korea (Lee 2001) and Japan not including Hokkaido (Sugimura et al. 2001).
|Range Description:||Recorded from a wide range in southeastern and eastern Asia, including Vietnam (Tsuda 2000), though China, including Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Hebai, Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangsu, Sichuan, Zheijiang (Hua 2000) and Shaanxi (Zhang and Zhang 2006), Hong Kong (Wilson 2004), Taiwan (Lieftinck et al. 1984) to Korea (Lee 2001) and Japan, not including Hokkaido (Sugimura et al 2001).|
Native:China (Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Hebei, Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangsu, Sichuan, Zhejiang); Hong Kong; Japan (Honshu, Kyushu, Nansei-shoto, Shikoku); Korea, Democratic People's Republic of; Korea, Republic of; Taiwan, Province of China; Viet Nam
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|Population:||A stable population; a common and widespread species.|
|Current Population Trend:||Stable|
|Habitat and Ecology:||Frequents ponds and lakes.|
|Major Threat(s):||There are no threats known to be presently affecting this species.|
A common and widespread species.
|Citation:||Wilson, K. D. P. 2009. Pseudothemis zonata. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2009: e.T167462A6352152.Downloaded on 22 April 2018.|