Zygonyx iucnix n. sp.
River Cascader


  • scientific: WAS ONYX

Type locality: , no locality data available.

Habitat description

Rivers in open areas in forest. Especially faster sections (rapids, falls), often with rocks and a sandy bottom. From 200 to 500 m above sea level.

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.

Citation: Dijkstra, K.-D.B (editor). African Dragonflies and Damselflies Online. http://addo.adu.org.za/ [2018-06-23].