Allocnemis eisentrauti (Pinhey, 1974)
Cameroon Yellowwing


  • scientific: Chlorocnemis eisentrauti

Type locality: Dikume-Balue, Cameroon


No diagnosis of this species is presently available. Please refer to the references provided.

Habitat description

Not known well, but probably headwater streams shaded by forest. Probably often with coarse detritus. From 1000 to 1500 m above sea level, but possibly down to 500.


confirmed: Cameroon

Map citation: Clausnitzer, V., K.-D.B. Dijkstra, R. Koch, J.-P. Boudot, W.R.T. Darwall, J. Kipping, B. Samraoui, M.J. Samways, J.P. Simaika & F. Suhling, 2012. Focus on African Freshwaters: hotspots of dragonfly diversity and conservation concern. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 10: 129-134.


  • Pinhey, E. C. G. (1974). Odonata of the Northwest Cameroons and particularly of the islands stretching southwards from the Guinea Gulf. Bonner Zoologische Beitraege, 25, 179-212. [PDF file]

Citation: Dijkstra, K.-D.B (editor). African Dragonflies and Damselflies Online. [2024-07-25].