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R. lieftincki
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Odonata
Infraorder: Anisoptera
Family: Libellulidae
Genus: Rhodothemis
Ris, 1909[1]

Rhodothemis is a genus of dragonflies in the family Libellulidae.[2] The species occur from India, through Southeast Asia to Australia.[3]


The genus contains the following species:[4]


  1. ^ Ris, F. (1911). "Libellulinen 5". Collections Zoologiques du Baron Edm. de Selys Longchamps. 13. Brussels: Institut royal des Sciences naturelles de Belgique. pp. 529–700 [591]. 
  2. ^ "Genus Rhodothemis Ris, 1909". Australian Faunal Directory. Australian Biological Resources Study. 2012. Retrieved 27 February 2017. 
  3. ^ a b Günther Theischinger; John Hawking (2006). The Complete Field Guide to Dragonflies of Australia. CSIRO Publishing. ISBN 0-643-09073-8. 
  4. ^ Martin Schorr; Martin Lindeboom; Dennis Paulson. "World Odonata List". University of Puget Sound. Retrieved 3 Oct 2013.