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A new species of the genus Burmagomphus Williamson (Odonata: Gomphidae) from Northern Thailand



Burmagomphus chiangmaiensis sp. nov. (holotype: Ban Luang, Chom Thong, Chiang Mai province, Thailand, 890-900 m, 14 v 2012) is described and illustrated. It can be differentiated from its most similar congener, B. apricus from China, by shape of posterior hamulus, yellow trapezoid band on occiput, and larger size.


dragonfly, Anisoptera, Gomphidae, Burmagomphus, new species, Thailand, Odonata

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