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Abbott's Skimmer

Orthetrum abbotti

Description:

Dragonfly, predominantly yellow, with black stripes along the abdomen, and reddish brown eyes, paler underneath. This is the female, the male is mainly blue in colour.

Habitat:

Wooded stream

Notes:

Observed in Mantenga Nature Reserve.

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Sifundza seHhohho, Swaziland

Lat: -26.44, Long: 31.17

Spotted on Jan 22, 2014
Submitted on May 29, 2014

Reference

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