Hemicordulia

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Hemicordulia
Tau Emerald inflight02.jpg
Hemicordulia tau
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Odonata
Infraorder: Anisoptera
Family: Corduliidae
Genus: Hemicordulia
Selys, 1870[1][2]
Australian Emerald in midflight

Hemicordulia is a genus of dragonfly in family Corduliidae.[3] It occurs in Africa, southern Asia, and Australasia.[4] Species of Hemicordulia are small to medium-sized dragonflies, coloured black or metallic, with yellow.[4]

Species[edit]

The genus contains the following species:[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Martin Schorr; Martin Lindeboom; Dennis Paulson. "World Odonata List". University of Puget Sound. Retrieved 3 Oct 2013. 
  2. ^ Selys-Longchamps, Edmond (1870). "Synopsis des Cordulines". Comptes-rendus des séances de la société entomologique de Belgique: Assemblée mensuelle du 5 novembre 1870. Annales de la Société Entomologique de Belgique (Comptes-rendus) (in French). 14: v – via Biodiversity Heritage Library. 
  3. ^ "Genus Hemicordulia Selys, 1870". Australian Faunal Directory. Australian Biological Resources Study. 2012. Retrieved 27 February 2017. 
  4. ^ a b c d e f g h i j Günther Theischinger; John Hawking (2006). The Complete Field Guide to Dragonflies of Australia. CSIRO Publishing. ISBN 0-643-09073-8. 
  5. ^ Clausnitzer, V. & Suhling, F. (2009). "Hemicordulia africana". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2010.3. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 10 August 2011. 
  6. ^ Hawking, J. (2007). "Hemicordulia continentalis". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2010.3. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 10 August 2011. 
  7. ^ Hawking, J. (2007). "Hemicordulia intermedia". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2010.3. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 10 August 2011. 
  8. ^ Hawking, J. (2007). "Hemicordulia koomina". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2010.3. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 10 August 2011.