Dragonflies (Odonata) of Botanical Garden‘s Pond of SUA in Nitra

Mária Babošová, Jana Ivanič Porhajašová, Dávid Ernst


Article Details: Received: 2019-09-09 | Accepted: 2019-11-12 | Available online: 2019-12-31 https://doi.org/10.15414/afz.2019.22.04.110-113

The faunistic research of dragonflies was realized during 2016 and 2017. The research was carried out under the conditions of Botanical garden‘s pond of Slovak University of Agriculture (SUA) in Nitra. 229 dragonfly individuals (105♂, 124♀) were trapped during the monitored period. Trapped individuals represented 10 species and 3 families of dragonflies. The aim of the research was to determine the species composition of dragonflies of the selected locality. Based on the representation of individual species for the monitored locality, its dominance was also calculated.

Keywords: dragonflies, Odonata, bioindicator, habitat, pond, dominance, climate change



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