A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!

Common Picture Wing

Rhyothemis variegata

Description:

Rhyothemis variegata, known as the Common Picture Wing or Variegated Flutterer, is a species of dragonfly of the family Libellulidae, found in South Asia. They appear to have weak flight and can easily be mistaken for butterflies.

Notes:

its a female


1 Species ID Suggestions

Common Picturewing
Rhyothemis variegata Common picture wing | Project Noah


Sign in to suggest organism ID

19 Comments

Uday
Uday 6 years ago

welcome! :)

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 6 years ago

Thanks Uday updating the same,

OnengDyah
OnengDyah 6 years ago

You very welcome Sachin..

Sumukha Javagal
Sumukha Javagal 6 years ago

That's nice of you Sachin..:-)

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 6 years ago

Thanks Oneng Dyah,,

Uday
Uday 6 years ago

great pic!
its a female

OnengDyah
OnengDyah 6 years ago

Wouw..faboluos picture..pretty..dragonfly..

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 6 years ago

@ Sumukha added this and other Dragonflies and Damselflies to Mission Dragonflies and Damselflies of India

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 7 years ago

thanks for visit,

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 7 years ago

Fascinating!!

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 7 years ago

Thanks Lindsy & Harsha

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 7 years ago

Thanks tmvdh,

Harsha Singh
Harsha Singh 7 years ago

lovely.

LindsyCarranza
LindsyCarranza 7 years ago

What a gorgeous dragonfly! Great capture!

tmvdh
tmvdh 7 years ago

Simply GREAT!

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 7 years ago

edited,

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 7 years ago

Thanks Bernadette

Bernadette S
Bernadette S 7 years ago

Great series! Beautiful wings.

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 7 years ago

Thanks a lot Brian Parsons for ID

Sachin Zaveri
Spotted by
Sachin Zaveri

Gujarat, India

Lat: 23.14, Long: 72.39

Spotted on Jun 17, 2012
Submitted on Jun 20, 2012

Related Spottings

Rhyothemis variegata Yellow banded Flutterer Variegated Flutterer Common picture wing

Nearby Spottings

Fan-throated lizard अरंडी Castor oil plant બાવળિયો  Babool Common Clubtail