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Splendid Longlegs (Austrocnemis splendida)

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PhotoID: AusDa335. Splendid Longlegs (Austrocnemis splendida) - female
Splendid Longlegs (Austrocnemis splendida) ♀

1 / 8; PhotoID: AusDa335 24/11/2011 13:06 F8 1/1250 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Bicentennial Lakes, Mareeba, QLD [-16.988617°; 145.419833°]
PhotoID: AusDa336. Splendid Longlegs (Austrocnemis splendida) - female
Splendid Longlegs (Austrocnemis splendida) ♀

2 / 8; PhotoID: AusDa336 24/11/2011 13:06 F8 1/1000 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Bicentennial Lakes, Mareeba, QLD [-16.988617°; 145.419833°]
PhotoID: AusDa337. Splendid Longlegs (Austrocnemis splendida) - female
Splendid Longlegs (Austrocnemis splendida) ♀

3 / 8; PhotoID: AusDa337 24/11/2011 13:07 F8 1/800 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Bicentennial Lakes, Mareeba, QLD [-16.988617°; 145.419833°]
PhotoID: AusDa338. Splendid Longlegs (Austrocnemis splendida) - female
Splendid Longlegs (Austrocnemis splendida) ♀

4 / 8; PhotoID: AusDa338 24/11/2011 13:07 F8 1/800 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Bicentennial Lakes, Mareeba, QLD [-16.988617°; 145.419833°]
PhotoID: AusDa339. Splendid Longlegs (Austrocnemis splendida) - female
Splendid Longlegs (Austrocnemis splendida) ♀

5 / 8; PhotoID: AusDa339 24/11/2011 13:09 F8 1/320 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Bicentennial Lakes, Mareeba, QLD [-16.988617°; 145.419833°]
PhotoID: AusDa340. Splendid Longlegs (Austrocnemis splendida) - female
Splendid Longlegs (Austrocnemis splendida) ♀

6 / 8; PhotoID: AusDa340 24/11/2011 13:10 F10 1/160 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Bicentennial Lakes, Mareeba, QLD [-16.988617°; 145.419833°]
PhotoID: AusDa341. Splendid Longlegs (Austrocnemis splendida) - female
Splendid Longlegs (Austrocnemis splendida) ♀

7 / 8; PhotoID: AusDa341 24/11/2011 13:11 F8 1/400 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Bicentennial Lakes, Mareeba, QLD [-16.988617°; 145.419833°]
PhotoID: AusDa385. Splendid Longlegs (Austrocnemis splendida) - male
Splendid Longlegs (Austrocnemis splendida) ♂

8 / 8; PhotoID: AusDa385 02/12/2011 16:21 F8 1/800 180mm ISO200 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Lane Cove River, Lane Cove NP, NSW [-33.792250°; 151.147083°]

Splendid Longlegs (Austrocnemis splendida)

Australian distribution of Austrocnemis splendida

Inhabits still and sluggish waters

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

  • Coenagrionidae: Key couplet 1 of 54

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

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  • ● Anal vein leaving wing margin well basal to the level of Ac in both wings, so there is a basal segment of anal vein about the same length as Ac
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  • Coenagrionidae: Key couplet 15 of 54

  • ○ Hindwing shorter than 22 mm
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  • Coenagrionidae: Key couplet 28 of 54

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  • ● Central part of posterior lobe of pronotum produced into prominent tongue
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  • Coenagrionidae: Key couplet 32 of 54

  • ○ Small bronze damselflies, hindwing shorter than 14 mm

    ⇒ genus: Austrocnemis
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  • Coenagrionidae: Key couplet 33 of 54

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  • ● Abdominal segment 9 substantially or entirely blue above

    ⇒ species: Splendid Longlegs (Austrocnemis splendida)
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