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Scarlet Skimmer

Crocothemis servilia


head & thorax ., eyes compound red to the part of head , clypeus , labrum and fronz too ., a pair of antenne for looking hair ., body’s overall to colour of red thorax , synthorax ., prothorax ( ; dorsal )., body lateral , ventral to the similar colour with head ., pair of lengt and knee to the white – pale covering with red , wings , line up venation to the black colour on great looking nodus for shape ., and little long space in old spoting ( ; pterostigma) to the top corner ., to spread colour in red – orange brown to the part of two ., both of wing in comparation size of colour spreading ., (forewing) smaller areal than the side of other (hindwing) ., abdomen., tailed segment to the top of appendage for colour red similar to the body ( S1 – S10) ., lined black for dorsal , and closing on top of appendage in red of sharpen medium – long and hard


Grassland to the side of road ; beetwen the river and ricepaddy .


Lowground perching on interest to the old green grass . As a reason nearly the water to continue's coming for the female old dusky by the lightday .

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Deny a month ago

Wide spreading of common species to the disctrict of me . Thanks !

Brian38 a month ago

I agree with Ingrid! Just amazing!

Ingrid3 a month ago

AWESOME! pics! what a beautiful species!

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Nusa Tenggara Barat, Indonesia

Spotted on Sep 5, 2019
Submitted on Aug 20, 2020

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