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Metacnemis valida

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Metacnemis valida (blue riverjack) is a species of damselfly in the family Platycnemididae. [1]

15 relations: Animal, Arthropod, Damselfly, Edmond de Sélys Longchamps, Endemism, Habitat, Habitat destruction, Insect, International Union for Conservation of Nature, IUCN Red List, Metacnemis, Odonata, Platycnemididae, River, South Africa.


Animals are multicellular eukaryotic organisms that form the biological kingdom Animalia.

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An arthropod (from Greek ἄρθρον arthron, "joint" and πούς pous, "foot") is an invertebrate animal having an exoskeleton (external skeleton), a segmented body, and paired jointed appendages.

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Damselflies are insects of the suborder Zygoptera in the order Odonata.

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Edmond de Sélys Longchamps

Baron Michel Edmond de Sélys Longchamps (25 May 1813 – 11 December 1900) was a Belgian liberal politician and scientist.

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Endemism is the ecological state of a species being unique to a defined geographic location, such as an island, nation, country or other defined zone, or habitat type; organisms that are indigenous to a place are not endemic to it if they are also found elsewhere.

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In ecology, a habitat is the type of natural environment in which a particular species of organism lives.

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Habitat destruction

Habitat destruction is the process in which natural habitat is rendered unable to support the species present.

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Insects or Insecta (from Latin insectum) are hexapod invertebrates and the largest group within the arthropod phylum.

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International Union for Conservation of Nature

The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN; officially International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources) is an international organization working in the field of nature conservation and sustainable use of natural resources.

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IUCN Red List

The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (also known as the IUCN Red List or Red Data List), founded in 1964, has evolved to become the world's most comprehensive inventory of the global conservation status of biological species.

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Metacnemis is a genus of damselfly in the family Platycnemididae.

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Odonata is an order of carnivorous insects, encompassing the dragonflies (Anisoptera) and the damselflies (Zygoptera).

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The Platycnemididae are a family of damselflies.

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A river is a natural flowing watercourse, usually freshwater, flowing towards an ocean, sea, lake or another river.

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South Africa

South Africa, officially the Republic of South Africa (RSA), is the southernmost country in Africa.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Metacnemis_valida

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