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Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus)

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PhotoID: AusDr061. Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) - male
Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) ♂

1 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr061 07/12/2008 14:48 F8 1/250 180mm ISO200 Canon50D -Crop -Flash MF
Boonoo Boonoo River, Boonoo Boonoo NP, NSW [-28.853800°; 152.148333°]
PhotoID: AusDr062. Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) - male
Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) ♂

2 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr062 07/12/2008 14:53 F8 1/125 180mm ISO200 Canon50D -Crop -Flash MF
Boonoo Boonoo River, Boonoo Boonoo NP, NSW [-28.853800°; 152.148333°]
PhotoID: AusDr125. Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) - female
Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) ♀

3 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr125 29/12/2008 10:39 F5.6 1/2000 180mm ISO400 Canon50D -Crop -Flash MF
Lake McKenzie, Boodereee NP, NSW [-35.147900°; 150.671950°]
PhotoID: AusDr126. Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) - male
Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) ♂

4 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr126 29/12/2008 11:09 F8 1/750 180mm ISO200 Canon50D -Crop -Flash MF
Lake McKenzie, Boodereee NP, NSW [-35.147900°; 150.671950°]
PhotoID: AusDr136. Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) - male
Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) ♂

5 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr136 31/12/2008 09:31 F5.6 1/350 180mm ISO200 Canon50D -Crop -Flash MF
Kangaroo River, Kangaroo Valley, NSW [-34.727367°; 150.521450°]
PhotoID: AusDr350. Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) - male
Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) ♂

6 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr350 09/12/2011 11:45 F8 1/320 180mm ISO200 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
McCarrs Creek, Ku-Ring-Gai Chase NP, NSW [-33.662900°; 151.250733°]
PhotoID: AusDr351. Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) - male
Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) ♂

7 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr351 09/12/2011 11:47 F8 1/160 180mm ISO200 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
McCarrs Creek, Ku-Ring-Gai Chase NP, NSW [-33.662900°; 151.250733°]
PhotoID: AusDr352. Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) - female
Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) ♀

8 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr352 09/12/2011 11:51 F10 1/125 180mm ISO200 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
McCarrs Creek, Ku-Ring-Gai Chase NP, NSW [-33.662900°; 151.250733°]
PhotoID: AusDr353. Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) - female
Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) ♀

9 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr353 09/12/2011 11:57 F8 1/250 180mm ISO200 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
McCarrs Creek, Ku-Ring-Gai Chase NP, NSW [-33.662900°; 151.250733°]
PhotoID: AusDr354. Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) - female
Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) ♀

10 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr354 09/12/2011 12:04 F8 1/250 180mm ISO200 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
McCarrs Creek, Ku-Ring-Gai Chase NP, NSW [-33.662900°; 151.250733°]
PhotoID: AusDr355. Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) - copula
Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) ⚤

11 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr355 09/12/2011 13:02 F8 1/200 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
McCarrs Creek, Ku-Ring-Gai Chase NP, NSW [-33.662900°; 151.250733°]
PhotoID: AusDr356. Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) - male
Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) ♂

12 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr356 09/12/2011 13:57 F8 1/400 180mm ISO200 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
McCarrs Creek, Ku-Ring-Gai Chase NP, NSW [-33.662900°; 151.250733°]
PhotoID: AusDr357. Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) - male
Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) ♂

13 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr357 09/12/2011 13:59 F8 1/400 180mm ISO200 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
McCarrs Creek, Ku-Ring-Gai Chase NP, NSW [-33.662900°; 151.250733°]
PhotoID: AusDr365. Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) - male
Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) ♂

14 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr365 09/12/2011 15:13 F8 1/200 180mm ISO200 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
McCarrs Creek, Ku-Ring-Gai Chase NP, NSW [-33.662900°; 151.250733°]
PhotoID: AusDr366. Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) - male
Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) ♂

15 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr366 09/12/2011 15:15 F8 1/250 180mm ISO200 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
McCarrs Creek, Ku-Ring-Gai Chase NP, NSW [-33.662900°; 151.250733°]
PhotoID: AusDr369. Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) - female
Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) ♀

16 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr369 13/12/2011 13:15 F8 1/250 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
McCarrs Creek, Ku-Ring-Gai Chase NP, NSW [-33.662900°; 151.250733°]
PhotoID: AusDr370. Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) - female
Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) ♀

17 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr370 13/12/2011 14:46 F8 1/250 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
McCarrs Creek, Ku-Ring-Gai Chase NP, NSW [-33.662900°; 151.250733°]
PhotoID: AusDr371. Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) - female
Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) ♀

18 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr371 13/12/2011 14:47 F8 1/125 180mm ISO200 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
McCarrs Creek, Ku-Ring-Gai Chase NP, NSW [-33.662900°; 151.250733°]
PhotoID: AusDr376. Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) - female
Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) ♀

19 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr376 13/12/2011 16:06 F8 1/320 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
McCarrs Creek, Ku-Ring-Gai Chase NP, NSW [-33.662900°; 151.250733°]
PhotoID: AusDr377. Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) - female
Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus) ♀

20 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr377 13/12/2011 16:10 F8 1/800 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
McCarrs Creek, Ku-Ring-Gai Chase NP, NSW [-33.662900°; 151.250733°]

Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus)

Australian distribution of Austrogomphus ochraceus

Inhabits streams, rivers and lakes

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

  • Gomphidae: Key couplet 1 of 47

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  • ● Generally no incomplete antenodal crossvein proximal to Ax1 in any wing
    ● End of abdomen not elongate, mid-dorsal length of abdominal tergum 9 less than 2.3 mm in male, 2.1 mm in female
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  • Gomphidae: Key couplet 10 of 47

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  • ● Superior anal appendages parallel or divergent, not converging at tips, each bearing a long, curved ventrobasal branch
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  • Gomphidae: Key couplet 19 of 47

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  • ● Anterior of abdominal segments 3 and 4 with mid-dorsal yellow band, sometimes narrow, or entirely yellow
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  • Gomphidae: Key couplet 27 of 47

  • ○ Abdominal terga 9-10 usually marked with black or chocolate brown
    ○ If yellow or reddish, then tergum 8 substantially black
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  • Gomphidae: Key couplet 32 of 47

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  • ● Metanepisternum substantially pale
    ● Pterostigma yellow, brown or black, its length more than 3.3 times its maximum width
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  • Gomphidae: Key couplet 33 of 47

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  • ● Black and yellow or greenish-yellow, lacking lilac colouration
    ● Metepimeron posteriorly not margined with brown
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  • Gomphidae: Key couplet 35 of 47

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  • ● Antehumeral stripe aslant, isolated or its lower end fused with collar
    ● Black mark on lower mesepimeron extending to level of, or engulfing, metastigma
    ● If not, metapleural suture lined with black

    ⇒ genus: Austrogomphus
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  • Gomphidae: Key couplet 39 of 47

  • ○ Abdominal segment 10 yellow, or black and yellow above
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  • Gomphidae: Key couplet 42 of 47

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  • ● Antehumeral stripe usually isolated from collar
    ● If fused, a black stripe present along all or most of line of intersegmental suture, interrupted for, at most, a third of length, above metastigma
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  • Gomphidae: Key couplet 44 of 47

  • couplet drawing
  • ● Abdominal tergum 8 with basal, mid-dorsal yellow stripe, sometimes short, and lacking basal yellow ring
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  • Gomphidae: Key couplet 45 of 47

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  • ● Superior appendage of male swollen on upper surface just before tip
    ○ Female occiput unarmed
    ● Vulvar scale narrow, elongate
    ○ [The pterostigma is slightly swollen and usually 'windowed', with a heavy, blackish outer margin and a paler centre, commonly pale brown]

    ⇒ species: Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus)
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