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Aethriamanta
Pond adjutant (Aethriamanta gracilis) male.jpg
Pond adjutant, male
Aethriamanta gracilis
Pulau Ubin, Singapore
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Odonata
Infraorder: Anisoptera
Family: Libellulidae
Genus: Aethriamanta
Kirby, 1889

Aethriamanta is a genus of dragonflies in the family Libellulidae. Species of Aethriamanta are found in Madagascar, through Southeast Asia, Indonesia, New Guinea and northern Australia.

Species

This genus Aethriamanta includes the following species:

  • Aethriamanta aethra Ris, 1912
  • Aethriamanta brevipennis (Rambur, 1842) – scarlet marsh hawk
  • Aethriamanta circumsignata Selys, 1897 – square-spot basker
  • Aethriamanta gracilis (Brauer, 1878)
  • Aethriamanta nymphaeae Lieftinck, 1949 – L-spot basker
  • Aethriamanta rezia Kirby, 1889 – pygmy basker
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