Noteworthy records of damselflies (Odonata: Zygoptera) housed at National Insect Museum, Pakistan (Damselflies of Pakistan: Part II)

  • Damselflies recorded before the administrative partition of the Indian Subcontinent and now housed at National Insect Museum (NIM), Islamabad were reviewed and catalogued. This collection is the divided part of National PUSA Collection (NPC) transferred to the Pakistan during 1947. Data for this collection had never been available or published. A record of 104 taxa is reported herein. Few of the species were found double named, misidentified and not updated as per valid classification. Some of the specimens were found unidentified. All such issues were resolved by following regional literature.

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Author:Ahmed Zia
Parent Title (German):International Dragonfly Fund : Report
Series (Serial Number):IDF-Report : newsletter of the International Dragonfly Fund (164)
Publisher:International Dragonfly Fund e.V.
Place of publication:Zerf, Germany
Document Type:Part of Periodical
Date of Publication (online):2021/11/03
Date of first Publication:2021/11/03
Publishing Institution:Universit├Ątsbibliothek Johann Christian Senckenberg
Release Date:2022/03/23
Tag:Damselflies; India; Myanmar; Odonata; PUSA; Pakistan; Sri Lanka; Sub-Continent; Zygoptera
Page Number:26
First Page:1
Last Page:21
Dewey Decimal Classification:5 Naturwissenschaften und Mathematik / 59 Tiere (Zoologie) / 590 Tiere (Zoologie)
Sammlungen:Sammlung Biologie / Sondersammelgebiets-Volltexte
Licence (German):License LogoDeutsches Urheberrecht