Anisagrion Selys, 1876,

Mauffray, William F. & Tennessen, Kenneth J., 2019, A Catalogue and Historical Study of the Odonata of Ecuador, Zootaxa 4628 (1), pp. 1-265: 36

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Anisagrion Selys, 1876
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Anisagrion Selys, 1876 

Medium-sized, green and black damselflies with a pale preapical abdominal tip ( Fig. 15View FIGURE 15) that inhabit marsh and seepage areas thick with aquatic plants; the thorax and anterior abdominal segments of immature individuals are mostly orange. For species identification see De Marmels & Garrison (2005); Tennessen (2012b) described the nymph of A. inornatum  .

Anisagrion inornatum ( Selys, 1876)  . Publ. Recs. ECU: (H14); LJ: * De Marmels & Garrison (2005), Tennessen & Johnson (2008), Tennessen (2012b — nymph description). Also VEN: (H08), (P11); plus COL: Rojas-Riano (2011b), (P16).

Addl. Data. AZ, Santa Isabel: 1 ♂, 1 ♀, stream 21 km E of Hwy. 25, road from Balao jct. (-2.9400, -79.5653, 730m), 11 iv 2008, leg. & det. KJT [FSCA]; 2 ♂♂, 2 ♀♀, same data but leg. & det. JTJ [JTJ]; EO, Piñas: 1 ♂, 15 km E Piñas (-3.6667, -79.65, 876m), 4 vii 1989, leg. R. Miller & L. Stange, det. RWG [RWG]; LJ, Catamayo: 1 ♂, 2 ♀♀, trickle, 23 km from Hwy. 50 on road to Zaruma (-3.8917, -79.5511, 1095m), 7 iv 2008, leg. & det. KJT [FSCA]; 1 ♂, 1 ♀, same data but leg. & det. JTJ [JTJ]; 1 ♂, stream about 18 km from Hwy. 50 on road to Zaruma (-3.9092, -79.5912, 1160m), 7 iv 2008, leg. & det. JTJ [JTJ]; 1 ♂, small seep between Catamayo and Zaruma (- 3.9472, -79.3958, 1276m), 6 iv 2008, leg. & det. KJT [KJT]; Loja: 1 ♂, 3 ♀♀, Río Chamba at Vilcabamba (-4.2625, -79.2192), 16–17 viii 2006, leg. & det. JCA [UTIC]; 7 ♂♂, 9 ♀♀, seep, trib. Río Chamba, Vilcabamba (-4.2636, -79.2172, 1555m), 30 iii 2008, leg. & det. KJT [FSCA]; 1 ♂, 1 ♀, same data but 31 iii 2008 [FSCA]; 6 ♂♂, 3 ♀♀, same data but 30 iii 2008, leg. & det. JTJ [JTJ]; 2 ♂♂, Vilcabamba, Natural Reserve Rumi-Wilco, floodplain trails along Río Chamba (-4.2558, -79.2197, 1530m), 31 iii 2008, leg. & det. JTJ [JTJ]; 1 ♂, Malacatos, 15 mi S, 3 mi W of Loja-(-4.2333, -79.2833, 1500m), 18 viii 1941, leg. D. Laddey, det. RWG, from UMMZ [ RWG]; 1 ♀, same data but 23 viii 1941 [ RWG]; 5 ♂♂, 4 ♀♀, same data but 24 viii 1941 [ RWG].

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University of Michigan, Museum of Zoology