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Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina)

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PhotoID: AusDa472. Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) - male
Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) ♂

1 / 19; PhotoID: AusDa472 12/11/2016 12:30 F8 1/200 180mm ISO200 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Weeli Wolli Creek, 70 km NW Newman, WA [-22.915778°; 119.204278°]
PhotoID: AusDa473. Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) - male
Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) ♂

2 / 19; PhotoID: AusDa473 12/11/2016 12:35 F8 1/400 180mm ISO200 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Weeli Wolli Creek, 70 km NW Newman, WA [-22.915778°; 119.204278°]
PhotoID: AusDa474. Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) - male
Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) ♂

3 / 19; PhotoID: AusDa474 12/11/2016 12:35 F8 1/400 180mm ISO200 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Weeli Wolli Creek, 70 km NW Newman, WA [-22.915778°; 119.204278°]
PhotoID: AusDa475. Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) - male
Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) ♂

4 / 19; PhotoID: AusDa475 12/11/2016 12:36 F8 1/320 180mm ISO200 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Weeli Wolli Creek, 70 km NW Newman, WA [-22.915778°; 119.204278°]
PhotoID: AusDa476. Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) - copula
Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) ⚤

5 / 19; PhotoID: AusDa476 12/11/2016 14:14 F8 1/640 180mm ISO200 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Weeli Wolli Creek, 70 km NW Newman, WA [-22.915778°; 119.204278°]
PhotoID: AusDa477. Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) - copula
Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) ⚤

6 / 19; PhotoID: AusDa477 12/11/2016 14:15 F8 1/640 180mm ISO200 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Weeli Wolli Creek, 70 km NW Newman, WA [-22.915778°; 119.204278°]
PhotoID: AusDa478. Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) - copula
Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) ⚤

7 / 19; PhotoID: AusDa478 12/11/2016 14:15 F8 1/640 180mm ISO200 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Weeli Wolli Creek, 70 km NW Newman, WA [-22.915778°; 119.204278°]
PhotoID: AusDa479. Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) - copula
Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) ⚤

8 / 19; PhotoID: AusDa479 12/11/2016 14:15 F8 1/640 180mm ISO200 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Weeli Wolli Creek, 70 km NW Newman, WA [-22.915778°; 119.204278°]
PhotoID: AusDa480. Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) - copula
Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) ⚤

9 / 19; PhotoID: AusDa480 12/11/2016 14:16 F8 1/500 180mm ISO200 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Weeli Wolli Creek, 70 km NW Newman, WA [-22.915778°; 119.204278°]
PhotoID: AusDa481. Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) - copula
Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) ⚤

10 / 19; PhotoID: AusDa481 12/11/2016 14:17 F8 1/500 180mm ISO200 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Weeli Wolli Creek, 70 km NW Newman, WA [-22.915778°; 119.204278°]
PhotoID: AusDa485. Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) - male
Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) ♂

11 / 19; PhotoID: AusDa485 15/11/2016 12:27 F8 1/125 180mm ISO400 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Waterhole in Wittenoom Gorge, Wittenoom, WA [-22.298667°; 118.323722°]
PhotoID: AusDa486. Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) - male
Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) ♂

12 / 19; PhotoID: AusDa486 15/11/2016 12:28 F8 1/80 180mm ISO400 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Waterhole in Wittenoom Gorge, Wittenoom, WA [-22.298667°; 118.323722°]
PhotoID: AusDa487. Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) - male
Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) ♂

13 / 19; PhotoID: AusDa487 15/11/2016 12:29 F8 1/100 180mm ISO400 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Waterhole in Wittenoom Gorge, Wittenoom, WA [-22.298667°; 118.323722°]
PhotoID: AusDa488. Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) - male
Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) ♂

14 / 19; PhotoID: AusDa488 15/11/2016 12:29 F8 1/320 180mm ISO400 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Waterhole in Wittenoom Gorge, Wittenoom, WA [-22.298667°; 118.323722°]
PhotoID: AusDa489. Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) - male
Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) ♂

15 / 19; PhotoID: AusDa489 15/11/2016 12:30 F8 1/125 180mm ISO200 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Waterhole in Wittenoom Gorge, Wittenoom, WA [-22.298667°; 118.323722°]
PhotoID: AusDa490. Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) - male
Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) ♂

16 / 19; PhotoID: AusDa490 15/11/2016 13:47 F8 1/30 180mm ISO200 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Waterhole in Wittenoom Gorge, Wittenoom, WA [-22.298667°; 118.323722°]
PhotoID: AusDa491. Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) - male
Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) ♂

17 / 19; PhotoID: AusDa491 15/11/2016 13:47 F8 1/60 180mm ISO400 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Waterhole in Wittenoom Gorge, Wittenoom, WA [-22.298667°; 118.323722°]
PhotoID: AusDa492. Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) - male
Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) ♂

18 / 19; PhotoID: AusDa492 15/11/2016 13:47 F8 1/50 180mm ISO400 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Waterhole in Wittenoom Gorge, Wittenoom, WA [-22.298667°; 118.323722°]
PhotoID: AusDa493. Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) - male
Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina) ♂

19 / 19; PhotoID: AusDa493 15/11/2016 13:48 F8 1/50 180mm ISO400 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Waterhole in Wittenoom Gorge, Wittenoom, WA [-22.298667°; 118.323722°]

Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina)

Australian distribution of Austroagrion pindrina

Inhabits still and flowing waters

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

  • Coenagrionidae: Key couplet 1 of 54

  • ○ Damselflies without this combination of characters
b ↑
  • Coenagrionidae: Key couplet 14 of 54

  • couplet drawing
  • ● Anal vein leaving wing margin nearer to or beyond level of Ac
    ● Basal segment of hindwing anal vein, if present, not more than half length of Ac
b ↑
  • Coenagrionidae: Key couplet 35 of 54

  • ○ Damselflies with dark brown or black markings on pale background (reddish, yellow, green, blue, pale brown), or substantially dark, the dark areas in either case often with metallic sheen
b ↑
  • Coenagrionidae: Key couplet 37 of 54

  • couplet drawingcouplet drawing
  • ● Pterostigma of forewing similar in size to that of hindwing
    ● Female lacking ventral spine on abdominal segment 8
b ↑
  • Coenagrionidae: Key couplet 38 of 54

  • couplet drawing
  • ● Pterostigma markedly longer than wide
b ↑
  • Coenagrionidae: Key couplet 40 of 54

  • ○ No such markings on thorax or abdomen
b ↑
  • Coenagrionidae: Key couplet 41 of 54

  • ○ Synthorax blue and black
b ↑
  • Coenagrionidae: Key couplet 42 of 54

  • ○ Antealar sinus black
b ↑
  • Coenagrionidae: Key couplet 44 of 54

  • ○ Abdominal segment 4 and 5 more than half black above

    ⇒ genus: Austroagrion
b ↑
  • Coenagrionidae: Key couplet 45 of 54

  • couplet drawingcouplet drawing
  • ● Abdominal segment 7 black
    ● Segment 8 blue, usually with small to large distal, mid-dorsal black mark
    ● Segment 9 blue with generally large, distal, mid-dorsal black mark
b ↑
  • Coenagrionidae: Key couplet 46 of 54

  • couplet drawing
  • ● Superior appendages much longer than inferiors
b ↑
  • Coenagrionidae: Key couplet 47 of 54

  • couplet drawing
  • ● Black marks on abdominal segments 8 and 9 extending full length of segment

    ⇒ species: Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina)
a ↑
  • Coenagrionidae: Key couplet 48 of 54

  • couplet drawing
  • ● Posterior lobe of pronotum without forwardly directed, finger-like process on each side
b ↑
  • Coenagrionidae: Key couplet 50 of 54

  • couplet drawing
  • ○ Upper surface of abdominal segment 1 brown to black, with or without orange-brown dorsal and lateral marks
    ● Anal vein leaving wing margin at Ac
b ↑
  • Coenagrionidae: Key couplet 51 of 54

  • ○ Synthoracic terga partially dark brown to black
    ○ Abdominal tergum 1 with triangular to parallel-sided dark brown to black dorsal mark lacking pale mid-dorsal line

    ⇒ genus: Austroagrion
b ↑
  • Coenagrionidae: Key couplet 52 of 54

  • couplet drawing
  • ● Central part of posterior lobe of pronotum elongate, broadened at tip

    ⇒ species: Pilbara Billabongfly (Austroagrion pindrina)
a ↑