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Terrestrial Evening Darner (Antipodophlebia asthenes)

The Terrestrial Evening Darner (Antipodophlebia asthenes) is a dragonfly species of the family Telephlebiidae and Brachytronidae, which contains 37 species in Australia.

The identification key to the family Telephlebiidae and Brachytronidae consists of 37 couplets, 3 of which are pertinent to Antipodophlebia asthenes. Click on the numbers on the right to display the corresponding couplets. Or click on the ALLin1 button to see all the relevant couplets together in a single, scrollable window.

#FamilySpeciesCouplet No.
 Telephlebiidae and BrachytronidaeTerrestrial Evening Darner
(Antipodophlebia asthenes)
  • Telephlebiidae: Key couplet 1 of 37

  • couplet drawing
  • ● Crossveins present in median space
  • a ↑
  • Telephlebiidae: Key couplet 2 of 37

  • couplet drawing
  • ● Subcosta prolonged into first to third cell distal to nodus
  • b ↑
  • Telephlebiidae: Key couplet 3 of 37

  • couplet drawingcouplet drawing
  • ● Top of frons rounded in front
    ● Pterostigma overlying no more than three cells

    ⇒ species: Terrestrial Evening Darner (Antipodophlebia asthenes)
  • b ↑
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  • Telephlebiidae: Key couplet 1 of 37

  • couplet drawing
  • ● Crossveins present in median space
a ↑
b ↓
  • couplet drawing
  • ● No crossveins in median space

2  
  • Telephlebiidae: Key couplet 2 of 37

  • couplet drawing
  • ● Subcosta ending at nodus

    ⇒ species: Wide-Faced Darner (Dendroaeschna conspersa)
a ↑
b ↓
  • couplet drawing
  • ● Subcosta prolonged into first to third cell distal to nodus

3  
  • Telephlebiidae: Key couplet 3 of 37

  • couplet drawingcouplet drawing
  • ● Top of frons pointed in front
    ● Pterostigma overlying at least five cells

    ⇒ genus: Telephlebia
a ↑
b ↓
  • couplet drawingcouplet drawing
  • ● Top of frons rounded in front
    ● Pterostigma overlying no more than three cells

    ⇒ species: Terrestrial Evening Darner (Antipodophlebia asthenes)

Australian distribution