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Little Flatwing (Archiargiolestes pusillus)

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PhotoID: AusDa521. Little Flatwing (Archiargiolestes pusillus) - female
Little Flatwing (Archiargiolestes pusillus) ♀

1 / 10; PhotoID: AusDa521 01/12/2016 15:54 F8 1/400 180mm ISO400 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Moore River, 7 km NE Guilderton, WA [-31.303925°; 115.555605°]
PhotoID: AusDa522. Little Flatwing (Archiargiolestes pusillus) - female
Little Flatwing (Archiargiolestes pusillus) ♀

2 / 10; PhotoID: AusDa522 01/12/2016 15:54 F8 1/320 180mm ISO400 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Moore River, 7 km NE Guilderton, WA [-31.303925°; 115.555605°]
PhotoID: AusDa523. Little Flatwing (Archiargiolestes pusillus) - female
Little Flatwing (Archiargiolestes pusillus) ♀

3 / 10; PhotoID: AusDa523 01/12/2016 15:55 F8 1/320 180mm ISO400 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Moore River, 7 km NE Guilderton, WA [-31.303925°; 115.555605°]
PhotoID: AusDa524. Little Flatwing (Archiargiolestes pusillus) - male
Little Flatwing (Archiargiolestes pusillus) ♂

4 / 10; PhotoID: AusDa524 01/12/2016 16:22 F8 1/250 180mm ISO400 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Moore River, 7 km NE Guilderton, WA [-31.303925°; 115.555605°]
PhotoID: AusDa525. Little Flatwing (Archiargiolestes pusillus) - male
Little Flatwing (Archiargiolestes pusillus) ♂

5 / 10; PhotoID: AusDa525 03/12/2016 09:46 F8 1/1000 180mm ISO400 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Stream in Araluen Botanic Park, Roleystone, WA [-32.119889°; 116.102611°]
PhotoID: AusDa526. Little Flatwing (Archiargiolestes pusillus) - male
Little Flatwing (Archiargiolestes pusillus) ♂

6 / 10; PhotoID: AusDa526 03/12/2016 09:47 F8 1/320 180mm ISO200 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Stream in Araluen Botanic Park, Roleystone, WA [-32.119889°; 116.102611°]
PhotoID: AusDa527. Little Flatwing (Archiargiolestes pusillus) - male
Little Flatwing (Archiargiolestes pusillus) ♂

7 / 10; PhotoID: AusDa527 03/12/2016 09:47 F8 1/400 180mm ISO200 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Stream in Araluen Botanic Park, Roleystone, WA [-32.119889°; 116.102611°]
PhotoID: AusDa528. Little Flatwing (Archiargiolestes pusillus) - male
Little Flatwing (Archiargiolestes pusillus) ♂

8 / 10; PhotoID: AusDa528 03/12/2016 09:54 F8 1/400 180mm ISO400 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Stream in Araluen Botanic Park, Roleystone, WA [-32.119889°; 116.102611°]
PhotoID: AusDa529. Little Flatwing (Archiargiolestes pusillus) - male
Little Flatwing (Archiargiolestes pusillus) ♂

9 / 10; PhotoID: AusDa529 03/12/2016 09:55 F8 1/500 180mm ISO400 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Stream in Araluen Botanic Park, Roleystone, WA [-32.119889°; 116.102611°]
PhotoID: AusDr512. Little Flatwing (Archiargiolestes pusillus) - male
Little Flatwing (Archiargiolestes pusillus) ♂

10 / 10; PhotoID: AusDr512 03/12/2016 12:46 F8 1/400 180mm ISO400 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Stream in Araluen Botanic Park, Roleystone, WA [-32.119889°; 116.102611°]

Little Flatwing (Archiargiolestes pusillus)

Australian distribution of Archiargiolestes pusillus

Inhabits streams, boggy seepages and swamps, including summer-dry swamps

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  • Megapodagrionidae: Key couplet 1 of 31

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  • ○ Smaller, with abdomen shorter than 42 mm, hindwings shorter than 35 mm
    ● Fewer than 27 postnodals
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  • Megapodagrionidae: Key couplet 2 of 31

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  • ● Generally two, sometimes three, cells in discoidal field between discoidal cell and level of subnodus
    ● Male superior anal appendage without ventral spur
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  • Megapodagrionidae: Key couplet 22 of 31

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  • ● Pale humeral stripe vestigial or absent
    ○ From south-western Australia
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  • Megapodagrionidae: Key couplet 29 of 31

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  • ● Line of junction between dark and pale areas of synthorax irregular, with black stripe extending down in front of metapleural suture
    ● Male superior anal appendages with mesal tooth

    ⇒ genus: Archiargiolestes
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  • Megapodagrionidae: Key couplet 30 of 31

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  • ● Tooth on superior appendages with broad crown, often forming two low, rounded peaks

    ⇒ species: Little Flatwing (Archiargiolestes pusillus)
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