Allocnemis interrupta (Legrand, 1984)
Gabon Yellowwing


  • scientific: Chlorocnemis interrupta

Type locality: Makokou, M'passa, Gabon


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

Habitat description

Not known well, but probably seeps shaded by forest. Probably often with coarse detritus and/or submerged roots. Inferred to occur from 100 to 500 m above sea level.


confirmed: Gabon

© Nicolas Meziere

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.


  • Legrand, J. (1984). Trois nouveaux Zygopteres forestiers du Gabon Orientale et une synonymie nouvelle (Chlorocyphidae, rotoneuridae, Coenagrionidae). Odonatologica, 13, 237-244. [PDF file]

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