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ground skimmer (female)

Diplacodes trivialis

Description:

One of the "perchers". A common dragonfly mostly found perching on the ground. The female is greenish yellow and the male is pale blue in colour (giving rise to another of the common names "chalky percher").

Habitat:

Spotted in a large semi-urban yard and garden adjacent to a disturbed patch of remnant forest.

Notes:

On the Papua species list http://www.papua-insects.nl/insect%20ord...

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Ground skimmer(female)
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3 Comments

Gopal murali
Gopal murali 9 years ago

:)

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 9 years ago

@Gopal, Thanks! I agree.

Wild Things
Wild Things 9 years ago

Beautiful!

Scott Frazier
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Scott Frazier

Indonesia

Spotted on May 24, 2012
Submitted on May 30, 2012

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