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Checklist Cape York & Islands: 115 species

The checklist below contains the 115 species which have been reported from the area Cape York & Islands. The list is sorted as per our overall checklist, with damselflies (Zygoptera) sorted before dragonflies (Anisoptera). Click here if you would like to see the list sorted on the species' scientific names or on their common names.

Each line contains the following pieces of information: the number of the species as per our overall checklist, its common and scientific names, a Distribution button and three further icons. Click on the Distribution button to see the species' Australia-wide distribution. Those species of which we have photographs available are listed in dark red; click on their names to see our photographs. And finally, you can click on the three colourful icons on the right to search the web for more information about the species using Bing, Google or Yahoo as your search engine.

Please note that all of these distribution data, including the dot maps themselves, are copyright-protected. They must not, therefore, be reproduced, republished, redistributed, modified, etc. without the express written permission from the copyright holders. Note also that the acronym DECCW, NSW underneath each dot map stands for the Department of Environment, Climate Change and Water, New South Wales.

Cape York & Islands

4Inland Ringtail (Austrolestes aridus)

Inland Ringtail (Austrolestes aridus)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, riverine pools, lakes and ponds, including temporary ponds

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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6Northern Ringtail (Austrolestes insularis)

Northern Ringtail (Austrolestes insularis)

Australian distribution

Inhabits riverine lagoons and ponds, including temporary ponds

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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11Small Reedling (Indolestes alleni)

Small Reedling (Indolestes alleni)

Australian distribution

Inhabits riverine lagoons, ponds and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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13Slender Reedling (Indolestes tenuissimus)

Slender Reedling (Indolestes tenuissimus)

Australian distribution

Inhabits riverine pools, ponds and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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14Dusky Spreadwing (Lestes concinnus)

Dusky Spreadwing (Lestes concinnus)

Australian distribution

Inhabits riverine lagoons, ponds (including temporary ponds) and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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44Treehole Flatwing (Podopteryx selysi)

Treehole Flatwing (Podopteryx selysi)

Australian distribution

Inhabits water-filled tree-holes in rainforest

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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45Papuan Jewel (Rhinocypha tincta semitincta)

Papuan Jewel (Rhinocypha tincta semitincta)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers; Australian records not confirmed

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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46Papuan Demoiselle (Neurobasis australis)

Papuan Demoiselle (Neurobasis australis)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers; Australian record not confirmed

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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52Tropical Rockmaster (Diphlebia euphoeoides)

Tropical Rockmaster (Diphlebia euphoeoides)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers, including those that dry to pools

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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53Giant Rockmaster (Diphlebia hybridoides)

Giant Rockmaster (Diphlebia hybridoides)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams in closed canopy forest

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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57Eastern Pondsitter (Austrosticta frater)

Eastern Pondsitter (Austrosticta frater)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, ?ponds

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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68Slender Wiretail (Oristicta filicicola)

Slender Wiretail (Oristicta filicicola)

Australian distribution

Inhabits rainforest streams

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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69Northern Wiretail (Rhadinosticta banksi)

Northern Wiretail (Rhadinosticta banksi)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and riverine pools

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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70Powdered Wiretail (Rhadinosticta simplex)

Powdered Wiretail (Rhadinosticta simplex)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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72Green-Blue Threadtail (Nososticta coelestina)

Green-Blue Threadtail (Nososticta coelestina)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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73Northern Threadtail (Nososticta fraterna)

Northern Threadtail (Nososticta fraterna)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, rivers and riverine lagoons

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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80Orange Threadtail (Nososticta solida)

Orange Threadtail (Nososticta solida)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, rivers and riverine pools, including small stagnant pools and lakes

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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81Fivespot Threadtail (Nososticta solitaria)

Fivespot Threadtail (Nososticta solitaria)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers, including those that dry to pools

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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83Blue Slim (Aciagrion fragile)

Blue Slim (Aciagrion fragile)

Australian distribution

Inhabits still waters, particularly swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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86Pinhead Wisp (Agriocnemis femina)

Pinhead Wisp (Agriocnemis femina)

Australian distribution

Inhabits still, stagnant and sluggish waters

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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88Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea)

Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea)

Australian distribution

Inhabits slow sections of streams, ponds (including temporary ponds) and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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89Red-Rumped Wisp (Agriocnemis rubricauda)

Red-Rumped Wisp (Agriocnemis rubricauda)

Australian distribution

Inhabits boggy seepages and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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90Blue-Banded Longtail (Archibasis mimetes)

Blue-Banded Longtail (Archibasis mimetes)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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91Red-Tipped Shadefly (Argiocnemis rubescens)

Red-Tipped Shadefly (Argiocnemis rubescens)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, rivers, ponds, boggy seepages and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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93Northern Billabongfly (Austroagrion exclamationis)

Northern Billabongfly (Austroagrion exclamationis)

Australian distribution

Inhabits still and flowing waters

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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95Eastern Billabongfly (Austroagrion watsoni)

Eastern Billabongfly (Austroagrion watsoni)

Australian distribution

Inhabits still and flowing waters

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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96Tiny Longlegs (Austrocnemis maccullochi)

Tiny Longlegs (Austrocnemis maccullochi)

Australian distribution

Inhabits primarily still and sluggish waters

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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100Redtail (Ceriagrion aeruginosum)

Redtail (Ceriagrion aeruginosum)

Australian distribution

Inhabits slow streams, ponds and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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102Aurora Bluetail (Ischnura aurora)

Aurora Bluetail (Ischnura aurora)

Australian distribution

Inhabits still and sluggish waters, including temporary ponds

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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103Common Bluetail (Ischnura heterosticta)

Common Bluetail (Ischnura heterosticta)

Australian distribution

Inhabits still and sluggish waters, including temporary ponds

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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104Colourful Bluetail (Ischnura pruinescens)

Colourful Bluetail (Ischnura pruinescens)

Australian distribution

Inhabits riverine pools, lakes, ponds and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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105Gold-Fronted Riverdamsel (Pseudagrion aureofrons)

Gold-Fronted Riverdamsel (Pseudagrion aureofrons)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, rivers, riverine pools and lagoons

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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106Northern Riverdamsel (Pseudagrion cingillum)

Northern Riverdamsel (Pseudagrion cingillum)

Australian distribution

Inhabits still and sluggish waters; streams, rivers, riverine pools and pools

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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109Citrine-Headed Riverdamsel (Pseudagrion lucifer)

Citrine-Headed Riverdamsel (Pseudagrion lucifer)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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110Blue Riverdamsel (Pseudagrion microcephalum)

Blue Riverdamsel (Pseudagrion microcephalum)

Australian distribution

Inhabits still and flowing waters; streams, rivers, riverine lagoons, lakes and ponds

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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111Red-Breasted Longtail (Teinobasis rufithorax)

Red-Breasted Longtail (Teinobasis rufithorax)

Australian distribution

Inhabits still and flowing waters in deep shade

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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117Trifid Duskhawker (Agyrtacantha dirupta)

Trifid Duskhawker (Agyrtacantha dirupta)

Australian distribution

Habitats unknown

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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118Australasian Duskhawker (Anaciaeschna jaspidea)

Australasian Duskhawker (Anaciaeschna jaspidea)

Australian distribution

Inhabits wide range of still waters, including slightly brackish waters

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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120Green Emperor (Anax gibbosulus)

Green Emperor (Anax gibbosulus)

Australian distribution

Inhabits wide range of still waters, particularly swamps, and including slightly brackish waters

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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121Lesser Green Emperor (Anax guttatus)

Lesser Green Emperor (Anax guttatus)

Australian distribution

Inhabits wide range of still waters, particularly swamps, and including slightly brackish waters

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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122Australian Emperor (Anax papuensis)

Australian Emperor (Anax papuensis)

Australian distribution

Inhabits wide range of still waters, slow streams

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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123Australian Duskhawker (Austrogynacantha heterogena)

Australian Duskhawker (Austrogynacantha heterogena)

Australian distribution

Inhabits wide range of still waters

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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124Lesser Duskhawker (Gynacantha dobsoni)

Lesser Duskhawker (Gynacantha dobsoni)

Australian distribution

Inhabits pools, ponds and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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125Slender Duskhawker (Gynacantha kirbyi)

Slender Duskhawker (Gynacantha kirbyi)

Australian distribution

Habitats unknown

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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126Paddle-Tipped Duskhawker (Gynacantha mocsaryi)

Paddle-Tipped Duskhawker (Gynacantha mocsaryi)

Australian distribution

Inhabits ponds, possibly temporary ponds

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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127Cave Duskhawker (Gynacantha nourlangie)

Cave Duskhawker (Gynacantha nourlangie)

Australian distribution

Inhabits pools in caves and other still waters

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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128Grey Duskhawker (Gynacantha rosenbergi)

Grey Duskhawker (Gynacantha rosenbergi)

Australian distribution

Inhabits still waters

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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154Green-Striped Darner (Dromaeschna forcipata)

Green-Striped Darner (Dromaeschna forcipata)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, often in rainforest

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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166Australian Tiger (Ictinogomphus australis)

Australian Tiger (Ictinogomphus australis)

Australian distribution

Inhabits rivers, riverine lagoons, lakes and ponds

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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168Cape York Tiger (Ictinogomphus paulini)

Cape York Tiger (Ictinogomphus paulini)

Australian distribution

Inhabits rivers

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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171Cape York Dragon (Antipodogomphus edentulus)

Cape York Dragon (Antipodogomphus edentulus)

Australian distribution

Inhabits rivers

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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173Northern Dragon (Antipodogomphus neophytus)

Northern Dragon (Antipodogomphus neophytus)

Australian distribution

Inhabits rivers and riverine pools

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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174Spinehead Dragon (Antipodogomphus proselythus)

Spinehead Dragon (Antipodogomphus proselythus)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, rivers and riverine pools

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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178Flame-Tipped Hunter (Austroepigomphus turneri)

Flame-Tipped Hunter (Austroepigomphus turneri)

Australian distribution

Inhabits rapid and sluggish streams and riverine pools

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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181Toothed Hunter (Austrogomphus arbustorum)

Toothed Hunter (Austrogomphus arbustorum)

Australian distribution

Inhabits rivers and riverine pools

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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183Dark Hunter (Austrogomphus bifurcatus)

Dark Hunter (Austrogomphus bifurcatus)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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192Lemon-Tipped Hunter (Austrogomphus prasinus)

Lemon-Tipped Hunter (Austrogomphus prasinus)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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195Zebra Vicetail (Hemigomphus comitatus)

Zebra Vicetail (Hemigomphus comitatus)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers, not necessarily in rainforest

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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200Rainforest Vicetail (Hemigomphus theischingeri)

Rainforest Vicetail (Hemigomphus theischingeri)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers in rainforest

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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208Beautiful Petaltail (Petalura pulcherrima)

Beautiful Petaltail (Petalura pulcherrima)

Australian distribution

Inhabits rainforest and monsoon-forest streams

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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214Yellow-Tipped Tigertail (Choristhemis flavoterminata)

Yellow-Tipped Tigertail (Choristhemis flavoterminata)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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215Delicate Tigertail (Choristhemis olivei)

Delicate Tigertail (Choristhemis olivei)

Australian distribution

Inhabits rainforest streams

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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245Eastern Hawk (Austrocordulia refracta)

Eastern Hawk (Austrocordulia refracta)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, rivers and riverine pools

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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253Thursday Island Mosquitohawk (Micromidia rodericki)

Thursday Island Mosquitohawk (Micromidia rodericki)

Australian distribution

Inhabits rainforest streams

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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254Australian Cruiser (Macromia tillyardi)

Australian Cruiser (Macromia tillyardi)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, rivers and riverine pools

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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255Rainforest Cruiser (Macromia viridescens)

Rainforest Cruiser (Macromia viridescens)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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256Australian Emerald (Hemicordulia australiae)

Australian Emerald (Hemicordulia australiae)

Australian distribution

Inhabits rivers, riverine pools, lakes, and permanent ponds

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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257Fat-Bellied Emerald (Hemicordulia continentalis)

Fat-Bellied Emerald (Hemicordulia continentalis)

Australian distribution

Inhabits riverine pools, lakes, permanent ponds and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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259Yellow-Spotted Emerald (Hemicordulia intermedia)

Yellow-Spotted Emerald (Hemicordulia intermedia)

Australian distribution

Inhabits sluggish rivers, riverine lagoons, lakes and ponds

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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260Slender Emerald (Hemicordulia kalliste)

Slender Emerald (Hemicordulia kalliste)

Australian distribution

Habitats unknown

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264Offshore Emerald (Metaphya tillyardi)

Offshore Emerald (Metaphya tillyardi)

Australian distribution

Habitats unknown

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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265Metallic Tigerhawk (Pentathemis membranulata)

Metallic Tigerhawk (Pentathemis membranulata)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, rivers, riverine lagoons, possibly ponds

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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270Red Swampdragon (Agrionoptera insignis allogenes)

Red Swampdragon (Agrionoptera insignis allogenes)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, riverine pools, shaded ponds and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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271Striped Swampdragon (Agrionoptera longitudinalis biserialis)

Striped Swampdragon (Agrionoptera longitudinalis biserialis)

Australian distribution

Inhabits shady pools and tree holes

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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273Palemouth (Brachydiplax denticauda)

Palemouth (Brachydiplax denticauda)

Australian distribution

Inhabits still and sluggish waters

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274Darkmouth (Brachydiplax duivenbodei)

Darkmouth (Brachydiplax duivenbodei)

Australian distribution

Inhabits probably still and sluggish waters

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275Black Knight (Camacinia othello)

Black Knight (Camacinia othello)

Australian distribution

Inhabits probably still waters

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276Black-Headed Skimmer (Crocothemis nigrifrons)

Black-Headed Skimmer (Crocothemis nigrifrons)

Australian distribution

Inhabits wide range of still and sluggish waters

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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277Wandering Percher (Diplacodes bipunctata)

Wandering Percher (Diplacodes bipunctata)

Australian distribution

Inhabits wide range of still and sluggish waters, including temporary ponds and swamps

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278Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes)

Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers as well as still waters

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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280Charcoal-Winged Percher (Diplacodes nebulosa)

Charcoal-Winged Percher (Diplacodes nebulosa)

Australian distribution

Inhabits ponds, including temporary ponds, and swamps

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281Chalky Percher (Diplacodes trivialis)

Chalky Percher (Diplacodes trivialis)

Australian distribution

Inhabits ponds, including temporary ponds, and swamps

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283Water Prince (Hydrobasileus brevistylus)

Water Prince (Hydrobasileus brevistylus)

Australian distribution

Inhabits lakes, ponds and swamps, possibly including temporary ponds

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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284Australian Slimwing (Lathrecista asiatica festa)

Australian Slimwing (Lathrecista asiatica festa)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers and riverine lagoons and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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285Wandering Pennant (Macrodiplax cora)

Wandering Pennant (Macrodiplax cora)

Australian distribution

Inhabits riverine pools and lagoons, ponds (including temporary ponds), swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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286Pygmy Percher (Nannodiplax rubra)

Pygmy Percher (Nannodiplax rubra)

Australian distribution

Inhabits wide range of still and flowing waters

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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287Elusive Archtail (Nannophlebia eludens)

Elusive Archtail (Nannophlebia eludens)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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291Australian Pygmyfly (Nannophya australis)

Australian Pygmyfly (Nannophya australis)

Australian distribution

Inhabits boggy seepages and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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294Scarlet Pygmyfly (Nannophya paulsoni)

Scarlet Pygmyfly (Nannophya paulsoni)

Australian distribution

Inhabits ?small streams

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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295Spotted Grasshawk (Neurothemis oligoneura)

Spotted Grasshawk (Neurothemis oligoneura)

Australian distribution

Habitats unknown

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296Painted Grasshawk (Neurothemis stigmatizans)

Painted Grasshawk (Neurothemis stigmatizans)

Australian distribution

Inhabits range of still waters

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297Bicoloured Skimmer (Notolibellula bicolor)

Bicoloured Skimmer (Notolibellula bicolor)

Australian distribution

Inhabits rock-holes, other still waters and small streams

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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298Speckled Skimmer (Orthetrum balteatum)

Speckled Skimmer (Orthetrum balteatum)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, rivers, riverine lagoons and swamps

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300Blue Skimmer (Orthetrum caledonicum)

Blue Skimmer (Orthetrum caledonicum)

Australian distribution

Inhabits wide range of still and flowing waters, including temporary waters

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301Rosy Skimmer (Orthetrum migratum)

Rosy Skimmer (Orthetrum migratum)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, boggy seepages, riverine pools and swamps

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302Slender Skimmer (Orthetrum sabina)

Slender Skimmer (Orthetrum sabina)

Australian distribution

Inhabits wide range of still and sluggish waters, often shallow, sometimes temporary

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303Green Skimmer (Orthetrum serapia)

Green Skimmer (Orthetrum serapia)

Australian distribution

Inhabits wide range of still and sluggish waters, often shallow, sometimes temporary

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304Fiery Skimmer (Orthetrum villosovittatum)

Fiery Skimmer (Orthetrum villosovittatum)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, boggy seepages, lakes, ponds, swamps and trickles

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305Wandering Glider (Pantala flavescens)

Wandering Glider (Pantala flavescens)

Australian distribution

Inhabits wide range of still waters, including ephemeral ponds and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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306Swampwatcher (Potamarcha congener)

Swampwatcher (Potamarcha congener)

Australian distribution

Inhabits riverine lagoons, ponds and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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307Spiny-Chested Percher (Raphismia bispina)

Spiny-Chested Percher (Raphismia bispina)

Australian distribution

Adults inhabit mangrove swamps; larval habitats unknown

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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308Red Arrow (Rhodothemis lieftincki)

Red Arrow (Rhodothemis lieftincki)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, rivers, riverine lagoons and ponds

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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309Iridescent Flutterer (Rhyothemis braganza)

Iridescent Flutterer (Rhyothemis braganza)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, rivers and riverine pools

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310Graphic Flutterer (Rhyothemis graphiptera)

Graphic Flutterer (Rhyothemis graphiptera)

Australian distribution

Inhabits riverine lagoons, lakes, ponds and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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311Yellow-Striped Flutterer (Rhyothemis phyllis)

Yellow-Striped Flutterer (Rhyothemis phyllis)

Australian distribution

Inhabits wide range of still waters

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312Sapphire Flutterer (Rhyothemis princeps)

Sapphire Flutterer (Rhyothemis princeps)

Australian distribution

Inhabits range of still waters

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313Jewel Flutterer (Rhyothemis resplendens)

Jewel Flutterer (Rhyothemis resplendens)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers, plus still waters

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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314Rainforest Elf (Tetrathemis irregularis cladophila)

Rainforest Elf (Tetrathemis irregularis cladophila)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams in rainforest

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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315Twister (Tholymis tillarga)

Twister (Tholymis tillarga)

Australian distribution

Inhabits ponds and swamps, including temporary and brackish waters

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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317Common Glider (Tramea loewii)

Common Glider (Tramea loewii)

Australian distribution

Inhabits wide range of still waters, including temporary ponds and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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318Northern Glider (Tramea propinqua)

Northern Glider (Tramea propinqua)

Australian distribution

Habitats unknown

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319Narrow-Lobed Glider (Tramea stenoloba)

Narrow-Lobed Glider (Tramea stenoloba)

Australian distribution

Inhabits riverine lagoons, lakes, ponds, including temporary ponds

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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321Short-Tailed Duskdarter (Zyxomma elgneri)

Short-Tailed Duskdarter (Zyxomma elgneri)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, rivers, riverine pools, ponds and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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322Large Duskdarter (Zyxomma multinervorum)

Large Duskdarter (Zyxomma multinervorum)

Australian distribution

Habitats unknown

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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323Long-Tailed Duskdarter (Zyxomma petiolatum)

Long-Tailed Duskdarter (Zyxomma petiolatum)

Australian distribution

Inhabits riverine pools, ponds and swamps (permanent and temporary)

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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