IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)


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Range Description

Orthetrum abbotti is widespread in sub-Saharan Africa and Madagascar except in dense forests. It shows a disjunct relict area in the Dead Sea basin (Dumont 1977, 1991; Monnerat 2011), and it reaches the south-west of the Arabian Peninsula with two records in western Yemen (Dumont and Al-Safadi 1993, Schneider and Nasher 2013).


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