Burmagomphus schneideri sp. nov., a new dragonfly from the south of Vietnam (Odonata: Gomphidae)


Burmagomphus schneideri sp. nov. (Rung Giong, Kanak commune, K’Bang district, 14° 8′42.05″ N, 108° 36′37.33″ E Gia Lai Province in the southern part of Vietnam, leg. Do, 27 iv 2010, to be deposited in Vietnam National Museum of Nature) is described from the male sex and compared with males of the closely related species B. vermicularis and B. arboreus. Full illustrations of topotypical male B. vermicularis are provided the first time (Huu Lien, Lang Son, North Vietnam).

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