Rhodothemis rufa

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Spine – Legged Redbolt
Rufous Marsh Glider Rhodothemis rufa Male.jpg
male
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Odonata
Family: Libellulidae
Genus: Rhodothemis
Species: R. rufa
Binomial name
Rhodothemis rufa
(Rambur, 1842)
Synonyms
  • Crocothemis cruentata Hagen-Selys, 1878
  • Libellula oblita Rambur, 1842
  • Libellula rufa Rambur, 1842

The spine – legged redbolt, also known as rufous marsh glider,[2][3] and common redbolt, (Rhodothemis rufa) is a species of dragonfly in the family Libellulidae. It is widespread in many Asian countries. breeds in open ponds, marshes and lakes.[4][1][5][2][3]

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  1. ^ a b Dow, R.A. (2009). "Rhodothemis rufa". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2009: e.T163598A5621290. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2009-2.RLTS.T163598A5621290.en. Retrieved 16 February 2017. 
  2. ^ a b "Rhodothemis rufa Rambur, 1842". India Biodiversity Portal. Retrieved 2017-02-16. 
  3. ^ a b "Rhodothemis rufa Rambur, 1842". Odonata of India, v. 1.00. Indian Foundation for Butterflies. Retrieved 2017-02-16. 
  4. ^ Odonata: Catalogue of the Odonata of the World. Tol J. van , 2008-08-01
  5. ^ C FC Lt. Fraser (1936). The Fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma, Odonata Vol. III. Red Lion Court, Fleet Street, London: Taylor and Francis. 

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