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Published: 2021-06-11

Description of Chlorogomphus danhkyi sp. nov. from Vu Quang National Park, central Vietnam with notes on other congeners from the Park (Odonata: Chlorogomphidae)

The Center for Entomology & Parasitology Research, College of Medicine & Pharmacy, Duy Tan University, 550000, Da Nang, Vietnam.
Kanagawa Prefectural Museum of Natural History, Iryuda 499, Odawara, Kanagawa 250-0031, Japan.
Kanagawa Prefectural Museum of Natural History, Iryuda 499, Odawara, Kanagawa 250-0031, Japan.
Department of Science and International Cooperation, Vu Quang National Park, Ha Tinh 450000, Vietnam
Odonata Dragonfly new species Vu Quang Vietnam


Chlorogomphus danhkyi sp. nov. (Holotype ♂: Khe Ro, Vu Quang National Park, Ha Tinh Province, 15.0444 N, 107.9270 E, altitude 1480 m) based on both sexes is described. The new species differs from Chlorogomphus piaoacensis Karube, 2013 mainly by the shape of male cerci. Other species of Chlorogomphus Selys, 1854 from Vu Quang National Park are also recorded.



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