Megalagrion oceanicum

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Megalagrion oceanicum
Male Oceanic Hawaiian damselfly by Dan Polhemus (7981008290).jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Odonata
Family: Coenagrionidae
Genus: Megalagrion
Species: M. oceanicum
Binomial name
Megalagrion oceanicum
McLachlan, 1883

Megalagrion oceanicum is a species of damselfly in the family Coenagrionidae that is endemic to the island of Oʻahu in Hawaii. It inhabits rivers in the Waiʻanae and Koʻolau ranges.[2] It is threatened by habitat loss.


  1. ^ Odonata Specialist Group 1996. Megalagrion oceanicum. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Archived June 27, 2014, at the Wayback Machine. Downloaded on 10 August 2007.
  2. ^ "Damselflies: oceanic Hawaiian damselfly (Megalagrion oceanicum)". Red List of Aquatic Invertebrates. The Xerces Society. Retrieved 2010-06-02.