Sighting

sharon mason 11 Feb 2019

Identifications

  • Graham Winterflood 11 February 2019
    Diplacodes bipunctata
    (species)
    Taxonomy: Animalia: Arthropoda: Insecta: Odonata: Libellulidae: Diplacodes: bipunctata
    Common Names: Dragonflies, Damselflies, Wandering Percher
    Graham Winterflood says

    You are correct Sharon, it is a Wandering Percher, abdominal markings and two dots on the side of the thorax are diagnostic. They can be very small also.

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  • sharon mason 11 February 2019
    Odonata
    (order)
    Taxonomy: Animalia: Arthropoda: Insecta: Odonata
    sharon mason says

    I have spent a lot of time trying to work out what dragonfly this is. My tentative choice is based on bower bird pictures.

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Notes

  • Graham Winterflood 11 February 2019
    Tagged With diplacodes bipunctata
    Graham Winterflood says

    This is either a female or juvenile male.

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