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Red Arrow

Rhodothemis lieftincki

Description:

Small red dragon fly approx. 4cm long

Habitat:

vegetation next to a small permanent waterhole

1 Species ID Suggestions

Neil Ross
Neil Ross 5 years ago
Red Arrow (male)
Rhodothemis lieftincki Red Arrow - Rhodothemis lieftincki


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2 Comments

Vinny
Vinny 5 years ago

Thanks for the I.D Neil and for the great info Sukanya,

SukanyaDatta
SukanyaDatta 5 years ago

Take a look:
http://www.brisbaneinsects.com/brisbane_...

They have sorted the dragonflies by colour. There are 3 or 4 red ones.
Diplacodes haematodes, Scarlet Percher , male and
Rhodothemis lieftincki, Red Arrow, male are close matches.

Vinny
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Vinny

Northern Territory, Australia

Spotted on Apr 12, 2016
Submitted on Apr 12, 2016

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