Cape thorntail (Ceratogomphus triceraticus)

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Cape thorntail fact file

Cape thorntail description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderOdonata
FamilyGomphidae
GenusCeratogomphus (1)

Information on the cape thorntail is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

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Cape thorntail status

This species is classified as Vulnerable (VU) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Vulnerable

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This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact: arkive@wildscreen.org.uk
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References

  1. IUCN Red List (January, 2010)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Cape thorntail with abdomen raised  
Cape thorntail with abdomen raised

© Dr Warwick Tarboton

Warwick Tarboton
Tarboton
P.O. Box 327
0510
Modimolle
South Africa
wtarbotn@iafrica.com

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