Project Noah

Project Noah is a tool to explore and document wildlife and a platform to harness the power of citizen scientists everywhere.

Join Project Noah Today

Ground Skimmer (male)

Diplacodes trivialis


urban garden

No species ID suggestions


Noel Buensuceso
Noel Buensuceso 2 years ago

Thanks Dave!

folicallychalled 2 years ago

This tiny dragon is one of my favorites. I don't see it every day, but when I do, I cannot resist getting down and dirty and grabbing more images :)

Great shot.


Noel Buensuceso
Noel Buensuceso 2 years ago

Added...Thanks Agnes!

Pls consider adding this lovely spotting to the Odonata in the Philippines mission - Thanks!! :)

Noel Buensuceso
Noel Buensuceso 3 years ago

Thanks john13, Leana, and JerryMorrow for the assist!

This is a male Ground Skimmer (Diplacodes trivialis). The female is green with black markings like the male and quite common. They usually perch on the ground and rarely flies above 1 meter in height. &

john13 3 years ago

Dragon fly

Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines

Lat: 14.65, Long: 121.05

Spotted on Sep 21, 2012
Submitted on Sep 21, 2012

Related spottings

Ground Skimmer Diplacodes trivialis Black-faced Percher Ground Skimmer (female)

Nearby spottings

Sweet Potato Bugs Common Bluetail Grainy Planthopper Brown Shrike