First records of Trithemis kirbyi Selys, 1891 in the Maltese islands (Odonata: Libellulidae)

Authors

  • Charles Gauci Birdlife Malta

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.13133/2284-4880/476

Keywords:

Imselliet, Chadwick Lakes, central Mediterranean., spreading northwards, global warming

Abstract

In this contribution the author reports the first sightings of Trithemis kirbyi, Selys, 1891 in the Maltese islands.  Two single males were found at Imselliet Valley and Chadwick Lakes on 17 May 2020 and 13 Aug 2020 respectively.

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Published

2021-11-30

How to Cite

Gauci, C. (2021). First records of Trithemis kirbyi Selys, 1891 in the Maltese islands (Odonata: Libellulidae). Fragmenta Entomologica, 53(2), 423–426. https://doi.org/10.13133/2284-4880/476

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Short Scientific Notes