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  • Title
    New records of dragonflies (Odonata) from Toebirongchhu sub-watershed in Punakha District, Western Bhutan
    Type
    Journal Article
    Description
    Opportunistic survey of dragonfly diversity and distribution was done in Toebirongchhu sub-watershed within Punakha Dzongkhag, Western Bhutan to give updated list of species within the study area and the Dzongkhag, and update the species list for Bhutan. Total of 24 species belonging to 19 genera and 11 families were recorded of which 22 species are new record for the study area, 20 species for the Punakha Dzongkhag and 1 for Bhutan. The updated list of species for Punakha Dzongkhag is 28 species and for Bhutan is 85 species. Important records are Anisogomphus caudalis a Data Deficient species and a new record for Bhutan, Aristocypha (Rhinocypha) cuneata, another Data Deficient species, Epiophlebia laidlawi a Near Threatened species and Anisopleura bella a recently described species currently recorded only from Bhutan.
    Attribution
    College of Natural Resources, Lobesa, Punakha, Bhutan
  • Title
    Odonata survey in Central and Western Bhutan covering eight Dzongkhags (Districts): An annotated species list with nine new records
    Type
    Journal Article
    Description
    122 specimens have been collected spreading to 46 species under 32 genera and 11 families from different parts of central and western Bhutan during August 13 to 23, 2013. Nine species and subspecies of them are the new records for Bhutan. Geographical position and collection details are provided for each species which are supplemented by abdominal length, hind wing length and some other identifying characters for the new records. After the present study a total of 84 species and subspecies of odonata are known to occur in Bhutan.
    Attribution
    Sherubtse College, and Paro College of Education
  • Title
    Current Status of the Odonata of Bhutan: A Checklist with Four New Records
    Type
    Report
    Description
    "Current Status of the Odonata of Bhutan: A Checklist with Four New Records" by Amit Mitra from Sherubtse College was published in Journal of RNR Bhutan Vol 2, No 1, p 136-143. A soft copy of the article can be fround at http://america-dragonfly.net/Articles/speciesLists/Dragonfly%20Bhutan.pdf
    Attribution
    Amit Mitra, Department of Zoology, Sherubtse College, Kanglung, Bhutan