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Lesser Green Emperor

Anax indicus

Description:

Lesser Green Emperor is a species of dragonfly in the family Aeshnidae It is a big dragonfly with blue eyes, pale green thorax and dark brown abdomen with bright yellowish-red markings on the sides. Its wings are transparent; but there are brown patches on the inner half of the hind-wings.

Habitat:

This species mainly occurs in open ponds, but also in various habitats, especially with slowly flowing or standing freshwater. It is also present in urban areas.

Notes:

Spotted from Neyyar Wildlife sanctuary Kerala.

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2 Comments

Noble P John
Noble P John a year ago

Thank you Michael Sarill

MichaelS
MichaelS a year ago

Hi Noble P John, welcome to the Project Noah community!

Noble P John
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Noble P John

Kerala, India

Spotted on Jan 12, 2020
Submitted on Mar 7, 2020

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