Phaon (damselfly)

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Phaon
Glistening demoiselle (Phaon iridipennis) male.jpg
male P. iridipennis, Ghana
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Phaon

Selys, 1853

Phaon is a small genus of damselflies belonging to the family Calopterygidae. They occur in central and southern Africa and Madagascar.

The genus contains three species:[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Martin Schorr; Martin Lindeboom; Dennis Paulson. "World Odonata List". University of Puget Sound. Retrieved 11 August 2010.
  2. ^ Clausnitzer, V. & Dijkstra, K.-D.B. (2010). "Phaon camerunensis". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2010. Retrieved 6 January 2012.
  3. ^ Clausnitzer, V.; Dijkstra, K.-D.B. & Suhling, F. (2010). "Phaon iridipennis". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2010. Retrieved 6 January 2012.