Onychogomphus rossii Pinhey, 1966
Angola Claspertail

Type locality: Cuche, within 100 Km., radius (North), Angola


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

Habitat description

Not known, but probably rivers or streams shaded by gallery forest. Recorded at around 1500 m above sea level.


confirmed: Angola

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. (1966). New distributional records for african odonata and notes on a few larvae. Arnoldia, 2, 1-5. [PDF file]

Citation: Dijkstra, K.-D.B (editor). African Dragonflies and Damselflies Online. http://addo.adu.org.za/ [2024-06-16].