New records are presented of 2 gomphids and 3 aeshnids. P. racenisi sp.n. (holotype (3: Venezuela. Bolivar, km 107, El Dorado-Sta ElenadeUairen. l9-VHI-l957;deposited in Inst. Zool. Agric.. Maracay) is described and figured. Staurophlebia auca Kenn. is for the first time recorded from Venezuela, and the hitherto unknown female is described. The taxonomic status of 2 known females of ”Paracordulia sericea Racenis" is discussed, and a female of another, probably allied, but here not named sp., is described.


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J. De Marmels. (1983). The Odonata of the region of Mount Auyantepui and the Sierra de Lema, in Venezuelan Guyana. 3. Additions to the families Gomphidae, Aeshnidae and Corduliidae, with description of Progomphus racenisi spec.nov. Odonatologica, 12(1), 5–13.