Orthetrum sabina

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Orthetrum sabina
Green Marsh Hawk (Orthetrum sabina), Burdwan, West Bengal, India 22 09 2012.JPG
Orthetrum sabina male, Burdwan, West Bengal, India.
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Odonata
Suborder: Anisoptera
Family: Libellulidae
Genus: Orthetrum
Species: O. sabina
Binomial name
Orthetrum sabina
(Drury, 1770)

Orthetrum sabina, the Slender Skimmer [1] or Green Marsh Hawk,[2] is a species of dragonfly in the family Libellulidae. It is found from southeastern Europe and North Africa to Japan and south to Australia and Micronesia. [1]


  1. ^ a b Mitra, A. (2009). "Orthetrum sabina". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2010.3. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 16 December 2010. 
  2. ^ Subramanian, K. A. (2005). Dragonflies and Damselflies of Peninsular India. 

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