Gynacantha, Rambur, 1842

DeMarmels, Jurg, 1992, Dragonflies (Odonata) From The Sierras Of Tapirapeco And Unturan, In The Extreme South Of Venezuela, Acta Biologica Venezuelica 14 (1), pp. 57-78: 65

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.3266063

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4391230

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Gynacantha
status

 

Gynacantha  sp. near tibiata Karsch, 1891

Material. 1♀, Base CampGoogleMaps  .

Remarks. The female was taken when oviposi. ting into the roots of a bush in a dry hollow. Its specific identity is not clear beyond any doubt. Some characters observed are: Second and third femur reddish, becoming black in the apical fourth. Second and third tibia brown black, with anexternal yellow streak which becomes dark brown towards tip. All tarsi black. Pterostigma pale brown. Anal appendages basally black, remainder lost.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Odonata

Family

Aeshnidae