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Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea)

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PhotoID: AusDa066. Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) - male
Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) ♂

1 / 20; PhotoID: AusDa066 31/10/2011 15:06 F6.3 1/80 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Lane Cove River, Lane Cove NP, NSW [-33.792250°; 151.147083°]
PhotoID: AusDa067. Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) - female
Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) ♀

2 / 20; PhotoID: AusDa067 31/10/2011 15:21 F8 1/100 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Lane Cove River, Lane Cove NP, NSW [-33.792250°; 151.147083°]
PhotoID: AusDa078. Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) - female
Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) ♀

3 / 20; PhotoID: AusDa078 31/10/2011 15:33 F8 1/100 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Lane Cove River, Lane Cove NP, NSW [-33.792250°; 151.147083°]
PhotoID: AusDa079. Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) - female
Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) ♀

4 / 20; PhotoID: AusDa079 31/10/2011 15:36 F8 1/60 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Lane Cove River, Lane Cove NP, NSW [-33.792250°; 151.147083°]
PhotoID: AusDa248. Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) - male
Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) ♂

5 / 20; PhotoID: AusDa248 31/10/2011 16:18 F8 1/40 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Lane Cove River, Lane Cove NP, NSW [-33.792250°; 151.147083°]
PhotoID: AusDa249. Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) - male
Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) ♂

6 / 20; PhotoID: AusDa249 02/11/2011 09:54 F8 1/40 180mm ISO200 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Lane Cove River, Lane Cove NP, NSW [-33.792250°; 151.147083°]
PhotoID: AusDa253. Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) - female
Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) ♀

7 / 20; PhotoID: AusDa253 02/11/2011 12:33 F9 1/125 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Lane Cove River, Lane Cove NP, NSW [-33.792250°; 151.147083°]
PhotoID: AusDa266. Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) - male
Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) ♂

8 / 20; PhotoID: AusDa266 05/11/2011 14:20 F8 1/30 180mm ISO200 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Lane Cove River, Lane Cove NP, NSW [-33.792250°; 151.147083°]
PhotoID: AusDa272. Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) - male
Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) ♂

9 / 20; PhotoID: AusDa272 05/11/2011 16:36 F8 1/60 180mm ISO200 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Lane Cove River, Lane Cove NP, NSW [-33.792250°; 151.147083°]
PhotoID: AusDa273. Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) - female
Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) ♀

10 / 20; PhotoID: AusDa273 07/11/2011 10:56 F8 1/100 180mm ISO200 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Lane Cove River, Lane Cove NP, NSW [-33.792250°; 151.147083°]
PhotoID: AusDa274. Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) - female
Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) ♀

11 / 20; PhotoID: AusDa274 07/11/2011 11:01 F8 1/125 180mm ISO200 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Lane Cove River, Lane Cove NP, NSW [-33.792250°; 151.147083°]
PhotoID: AusDa275. Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) - male
Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) ♂

12 / 20; PhotoID: AusDa275 07/11/2011 12:42 F8 1/15 180mm ISO200 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Lane Cove River, Lane Cove NP, NSW [-33.792250°; 151.147083°]
PhotoID: AusDa279. Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) - male
Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) ♂

13 / 20; PhotoID: AusDa279 07/11/2011 15:55 F8 1/13 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Lane Cove River, Lane Cove NP, NSW [-33.792250°; 151.147083°]
PhotoID: AusDa280. Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) - male
Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) ♂

14 / 20; PhotoID: AusDa280 07/11/2011 15:59 F9 0.3 180mm ISO200 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Lane Cove River, Lane Cove NP, NSW [-33.792250°; 151.147083°]
PhotoID: AusDa304. Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) - female
Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) ♀

15 / 20; PhotoID: AusDa304 21/11/2011 06:30 F8 1/20 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Pond at Lake Eacham Tourist Park, Lake Eacham, QLD [-17.296400°; 145.636283°]
PhotoID: AusDa325. Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) - male
Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) ♂

16 / 20; PhotoID: AusDa325 23/11/2011 06:56 F9 1/25 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Pond at Lake Eacham Tourist Park, Lake Eacham, QLD [-17.296400°; 145.636283°]
PhotoID: AusDa326. Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) - female
Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) ♀

17 / 20; PhotoID: AusDa326 23/11/2011 10:27 F8 1/100 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Pond near Johnstone River, Malanda, QLD [-17.354533°; 145.634217°]
PhotoID: AusDa383. Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) - male
Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) ♂

18 / 20; PhotoID: AusDa383 01/12/2011 13:13 F8 1/100 180mm ISO200 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Lane Cove River, Lane Cove NP, NSW [-33.792250°; 151.147083°]
PhotoID: AusDa384. Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) - male
Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) ♂

19 / 20; PhotoID: AusDa384 01/12/2011 13:43 F8 1/160 180mm ISO200 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Lane Cove River, Lane Cove NP, NSW [-33.792250°; 151.147083°]
PhotoID: AusDa424. Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) - male
Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea) ♂

20 / 20; PhotoID: AusDa424 14/12/2011 15:49 F10 1/20 180mm ISO200 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Lane Cove River, Lane Cove NP, NSW [-33.792250°; 151.147083°]

Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea)

Australian distribution of Agriocnemis pygmaea

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

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

  • Coenagrionidae: Key couplet 1 of 54

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  • ● Arculus in hindwing situated beyond distal antenodal crossvein by at least the length of subcostal part of antenodal
    ○ Very small damselflies, hindwing shorter than 14 mm

    ⇒ genus: Agriocnemis
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  • Coenagrionidae: Key couplet 3 of 54

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  • ● Inferior anal appendages almost the same length as, or shorter than, superiors
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  • Coenagrionidae: Key couplet 4 of 54

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  • ● Tips of superior appendages not converging
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  • Coenagrionidae: Key couplet 6 of 54

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  • ● Small black spot at upper end of metapleural suture
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  • Coenagrionidae: Key couplet 7 of 54

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  • ● Upper surface of superior appendage uniformly curved
    ○ Mature males not heavily pruinose

    ⇒ species: Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea)
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  • Coenagrionidae: Key couplet 8 of 54

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  • ● Posterior lobe of pronotum reduced to low rim

    ⇒ species: Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea)
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