Leucorrhinia albifrons

Leucorrhinia albifrons, the dark whiteface, is a species of dragonfly in the family Libellulidae. It is found in Austria, Belarus, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Lithuania, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Russia, Slovakia, Sweden, Switzerland, and Ukraine. Its natural habitats are shrub-dominated wetlands, swamps, intermittent freshwater lakes, and freshwater marshes. It is threatened by habitat loss.

Dark whiteface
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Odonata
Infraorder: Anisoptera
Family: Libellulidae
Genus: Leucorrhinia
L. albifrons
Binomial name
Leucorrhinia albifrons
(Burmeister, 1839)


  1. ^ Clausnitzer, V. (2020). "Leucorrhinia albifrons". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2020: e.T11911A140567924. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2020-3.RLTS.T11911A140567924.en. Retrieved 17 November 2021.