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Red-veined Dropwing female

Trithemis arteriosa

Description:

This dropwing dragonfly has orange veins in the wings, which are also orange tinged near the body, the abdomen is orange/yellow with black and white markings. The male of this species has a red abdomen (http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/144...).

Habitat:

Rivers, streams and pools in savanna/woodland

Notes:

Probably the most frequently seen dragonfly in Mlawula Nature Reserve.

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KateBraun
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KateBraun

Sifundza seLubombo, Swaziland

Spotted on Jan 2, 2013
Submitted on Jan 25, 2014

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