International Journal of Entomology Research

International Journal of Entomology Research


International Journal of Entomology Research
International Journal of Entomology Research
Vol. 3, Issue 6 (2018)

A Note on Brachydiplax chalybea Brauer, 1868: A first record from Nepal


Manoj Sharma

The first record of Brachydiplax chalybea Brauer, 1868 from Morang, Nepal is presented in this paper. During the odonata survey of Eastern Nepal this species was photographed and identified first time for Nepal. Medium sized dragonfly, Brachydiplax chalybea Brauer, 1868 commonly known as Rufous-Backed Marsh Hawk recorded in 9 August 2018 from running water of Gokarna resort, Sundarharaicha Municipality, Morang District, Nepal.
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