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Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes)

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PhotoID: AusDr065. Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) - female
Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) ♀

1 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr065 05/11/2011 15:30 F8 1/400 180mm ISO200 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Lane Cove River, Lane Cove NP, NSW [-33.792250°; 151.147083°]
PhotoID: AusDr066. Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) - female
Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) ♀

2 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr066 05/11/2011 15:39 F10 1/320 180mm ISO200 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Lane Cove River, Lane Cove NP, NSW [-33.792250°; 151.147083°]
PhotoID: AusDr067. Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) - female
Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) ♀

3 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr067 05/11/2011 15:39 F10 1/250 180mm ISO200 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Lane Cove River, Lane Cove NP, NSW [-33.792250°; 151.147083°]
PhotoID: AusDr080. Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) - female
Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) ♀

4 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr080 05/11/2011 15:40 F10 1/320 180mm ISO200 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Lane Cove River, Lane Cove NP, NSW [-33.792250°; 151.147083°]
PhotoID: AusDr083. Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) - male
Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) ♂

5 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr083 21/12/2008 14:00 F8 1/350 180mm ISO100 Canon50D -Crop -Flash MF
Adelong Creek, near Adelong, NSW [-35.295517°; 148.058350°]
PhotoID: AusDr084. Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) - male
Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) ♂

6 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr084 11/11/2011 07:23 F8 1/640 180mm ISO200 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Simpsons Gap, West MacDonnell NP, NT [-23.675317°; 133.719167°]
PhotoID: AusDr221. Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) - male
Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) ♂

7 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr221 12/11/2016 15:14 F8 1/800 180mm ISO200 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Weeli Wolli Creek, 70 km NW Newman, WA [-22.915778°; 119.204278°]
PhotoID: AusDr222. Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) - male
Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) ♂

8 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr222 11/11/2011 07:24 F8 1/500 180mm ISO200 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Simpsons Gap, West MacDonnell NP, NT [-23.675317°; 133.719167°]
PhotoID: AusDr223. Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) - male
Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) ♂

9 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr223 12/11/2016 15:18 F8 1/640 180mm ISO200 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Weeli Wolli Creek, 70 km NW Newman, WA [-22.915778°; 119.204278°]
PhotoID: AusDr224. Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) - male
Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) ♂

10 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr224 11/11/2011 08:47 F8 1/500 180mm ISO200 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Simpsons Gap, West MacDonnell NP, NT [-23.675317°; 133.719167°]
PhotoID: AusDr225. Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) - male
Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) ♂

11 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr225 11/11/2011 08:49 F8 1/500 180mm ISO200 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Simpsons Gap, West MacDonnell NP, NT [-23.675317°; 133.719167°]
PhotoID: AusDr226. Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) - male
Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) ♂

12 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr226 12/11/2016 15:18 F8 1/640 180mm ISO200 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Weeli Wolli Creek, 70 km NW Newman, WA [-22.915778°; 119.204278°]
PhotoID: AusDr227. Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) - male
Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) ♂

13 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr227 11/11/2011 08:57 F8 1/500 180mm ISO200 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Simpsons Gap, West MacDonnell NP, NT [-23.675317°; 133.719167°]
PhotoID: AusDr228. Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) - male
Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) ♂

14 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr228 11/11/2011 09:03 F8 1/640 180mm ISO200 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Simpsons Gap, West MacDonnell NP, NT [-23.675317°; 133.719167°]
PhotoID: AusDr229. Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) - male
Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) ♂

15 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr229 11/11/2011 09:03 F8 1/400 180mm ISO200 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Simpsons Gap, West MacDonnell NP, NT [-23.675317°; 133.719167°]
PhotoID: AusDr230. Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) - male
Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) ♂

16 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr230 11/11/2011 09:04 F8 1/500 180mm ISO200 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Simpsons Gap, West MacDonnell NP, NT [-23.675317°; 133.719167°]
PhotoID: AusDr231. Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) - male
Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) ♂

17 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr231 11/11/2011 09:05 F8 1/400 180mm ISO200 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Simpsons Gap, West MacDonnell NP, NT [-23.675317°; 133.719167°]
PhotoID: AusDr233. Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) - tandem
Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) ⚤

18 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr233 11/11/2011 11:54 F5.6 1/640 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Standley Chasm, West MacDonnell NP, NT [-23.719750°; 133.469350°]
PhotoID: AusDr262. Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) - female
Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) ♀

19 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr262 22/11/2011 11:46 F8 1/400 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Emerald Creek, near Mareeba, QLD [-17.052550°; 145.541333°]
PhotoID: AusDr263. Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) - female
Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes) ♀

20 / 20; PhotoID: AusDr263 22/11/2011 11:46 F8 1/500 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
Emerald Creek, near Mareeba, QLD [-17.052550°; 145.541333°]

Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes)

Australian distribution of Diplacodes haematodes

Inhabits streams and rivers as well as still waters

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

  • Libellulidae: Key couplet 1 of 67

  • couplet drawing
  • ● Distal antenodal of forewing incomplete, only the costal section present
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  • Libellulidae: Key couplet 35 of 67

  • couplet drawing
  • ● Hindwing triangle free
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  • Libellulidae: Key couplet 39 of 67

  • ○ Not as above
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  • Libellulidae: Key couplet 40 of 67

  • couplet drawing
  • ● Base of hindwing triangle at or slightly proximal to arculus
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  • Libellulidae: Key couplet 41 of 67

  • couplet drawing
  • ● Tip of anal loop closed, the bounding veins meeting midvein one row of cells away from wing margin
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  • Libellulidae: Key couplet 45 of 67

  • couplet drawingcouplet drawing
  • ● Subtriangle of forewing with one to three cells, its basal side well-defined
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  • Libellulidae: Key couplet 46 of 67

  • ○ Smaller dragonflies, hindwing shorter than 38 mm
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  • Libellulidae: Key couplet 47 of 67

  • couplet drawing
  • ● Discoidal field of forewing, between triangle and level of origin of IR3, starting with two or three rows of cells, followed by two rows
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  • Libellulidae: Key couplet 49 of 67

  • ○ Hindwing shorter than 30 mm
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  • Libellulidae: Key couplet 51 of 67

  • couplet drawing
  • ● Hind margin of eye uniformly curved

    ⇒ genus: Diplacodes
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  • Libellulidae: Key couplet 52 of 67

  • couplet drawing
  • ● Subtriangle of forewing subdivided into two or three cells
    ○ Wings hyaline, or yellow to yellowish brown at base or tips
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  • Libellulidae: Key couplet 53 of 67

  • ○ Abdomen yellowish-brown to bright red, with or without black markings
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  • Libellulidae: Key couplet 54 of 67

  • couplet drawing
  • ● A small dark brown to black spot on intersegmental suture just above level of metastigma
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  • Libellulidae: Key couplet 55 of 67

  • couplet drawing
    couplet drawing
  • ● Male abdomen lacking lateral black markings
    ● Female abdominal segments 4-7 with poorly-defined brownish-red mid-dorsal line of similar shape, sometimes absent
    ○ Base of male hindwing yellow to level of triangle, tip of female wings commonly brownish-yellow

    ⇒ species: Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes)
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