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Species profile—Aethriamanta nymphaeae (l-spot basker)


Animalia (animals) → Insecta (insects) → Libellulidae (skimmer or percher dragonflies) → Aethriamanta nymphaeae (l-spot basker)

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Species details

Animalia (animals)
Insecta (insects)
Libellulidae (skimmer or percher dragonflies)
Scientific name
Aethriamanta nymphaeae Lieftinck, 1949
Common name
l-spot basker
Type reference
Lieftinck, M.A. 1949. The dragonflies (Odonata) of New Guinea and neighbouring islands Part VII. Results of the third Archbold Expedition 1938-1939 and of the Le Roux Expedition 1939 to Netherlands New Guinea (II. Zygoptera).
WildNet taxon ID
Conservation significant
Wetland status
Wetland Indicator Species
Pest status
Species environment
Aquatic & Terrestrial

Other resources

Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums (OZCAM)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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Last updated
7 September 2021
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