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Metallic Tigerhawk (Pentathemis membranulata)

The Metallic Tigerhawk (Pentathemis membranulata) is a dragonfly species of the family Corduliidae, which contains 12 species in Australia.

The identification key to the family Corduliidae consists of 11 couplets, 1 of which is pertinent to Pentathemis membranulata. Click on the number on the right to display the corresponding couplet.

#FamilySpeciesCouplet No.
 CorduliidaeMetallic Tigerhawk
(Pentathemis membranulata)
 
1  
  • Corduliidae: Key couplet 1 of 11

  • couplet drawing
  • ● Hypertriangles of both wings crossed

    ⇒ species: Metallic Tigerhawk (Pentathemis membranulata)
a ↑
b ↓
  • couplet drawing
  • ● Hypertriangles generally free
Australian distribution