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Broad scarlet

Crocothemis servilia

Habitat:

Notes:

Found in the western ghats

1 Species ID Suggestions

Dragonfly
Crocothemis erythraea Order Odonata


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4 Comments

Piali Bopanna
Piali Bopanna 9 years ago

@taka I think you are right..I made the changes.

MartinL
MartinL 9 years ago

The larvae of dragonflies are aquatic. We call them mudeyes. They molt as a larva several times, maybe five. The final molt produces an exuvia like this http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/830... and the winged adult will not molt again.

raftccmailedu
raftccmailedu 9 years ago

Do they molt?

taka.ita
taka.ita 9 years ago

Crocothemis servilia makes more sense for India.

Piali Bopanna
Spotted by
Piali Bopanna

Karnataka, India

Spotted on Jan 13, 2012
Submitted on Jan 13, 2012

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