Scientific name
Boyeria irene (Fonscolombe, 1838)
German name
Westliche Geisterlibelle
Group of organisms
Red List Category
Extremely Rare
Responsibility of Germany
General responsibility
Current population status
extremely rare
Long-term population trend
Short-term population trend
Previous Red List Category
No evidence, not listed without intentionally excluding the taxa or no confirmed established occurrence (neither under the same nor a different name).
Change of category compared to previous Red List
The change of category is not assessable, for example because the previous Red List does not list the taxon or the taxon has not been assessed in the previous Red List.
Indigenes or Archaeobiota

Ott, J.; Conze, K.-J.; Günther, A.; Lohr, M.; Mauersberger, R.; Roland, H.-J. & Suhling, F. (2021): Rote Liste und Gesamtartenliste der Libellen (Odonata) Deutschlands. – In: Ries, M.; Balzer, S.; Gruttke, H.; Haupt, H.; Hofbauer, N.; Ludwig, G. & Matzke-Hajek , G. (Red.): Rote Liste gefährdeter Tiere, Pflanzen und Pilze Deutschlands, Band 5: Wirbellose Tiere (Teil 3). – Münster (Landwirtschaftsverlag). – Naturschutz und Biologische Vielfalt 70 (5): 659-679