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Southern Pinfly (Neosticta canescens)

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PhotoID: AusDa394. Southern Pinfly (Neosticta canescens) - male
Southern Pinfly (Neosticta canescens) ♂

1 / 12; PhotoID: AusDa394 07/12/2011 14:17 F8 1/160 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
McCarrs Creek, Ku-Ring-Gai Chase NP, NSW [-33.662900°; 151.250733°]
PhotoID: AusDa395. Southern Pinfly (Neosticta canescens) - male
Southern Pinfly (Neosticta canescens) ♂

2 / 12; PhotoID: AusDa395 07/12/2011 14:20 F8 1/125 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
McCarrs Creek, Ku-Ring-Gai Chase NP, NSW [-33.662900°; 151.250733°]
PhotoID: AusDa396. Southern Pinfly (Neosticta canescens) - male
Southern Pinfly (Neosticta canescens) ♂

3 / 12; PhotoID: AusDa396 07/12/2011 14:22 F8 1/125 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
McCarrs Creek, Ku-Ring-Gai Chase NP, NSW [-33.662900°; 151.250733°]
PhotoID: AusDa397. Southern Pinfly (Neosticta canescens) - male
Southern Pinfly (Neosticta canescens) ♂

4 / 12; PhotoID: AusDa397 07/12/2011 14:24 F8 1/125 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
McCarrs Creek, Ku-Ring-Gai Chase NP, NSW [-33.662900°; 151.250733°]
PhotoID: AusDa415. Southern Pinfly (Neosticta canescens) - copula
Southern Pinfly (Neosticta canescens) ⚤

5 / 12; PhotoID: AusDa415 13/12/2011 11:46 F8 1/100 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
McCarrs Creek, Ku-Ring-Gai Chase NP, NSW [-33.662900°; 151.250733°]
PhotoID: AusDa416. Southern Pinfly (Neosticta canescens) - copula
Southern Pinfly (Neosticta canescens) ⚤

6 / 12; PhotoID: AusDa416 13/12/2011 11:52 F8 1/200 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
McCarrs Creek, Ku-Ring-Gai Chase NP, NSW [-33.662900°; 151.250733°]
PhotoID: AusDa431. Southern Pinfly (Neosticta canescens) - male
Southern Pinfly (Neosticta canescens) ♂

7 / 12; PhotoID: AusDa431 16/12/2011 11:00 F8 1/125 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
McCarrs Creek, Ku-Ring-Gai Chase NP, NSW [-33.662900°; 151.250733°]
PhotoID: AusDa432. Southern Pinfly (Neosticta canescens) - male
Southern Pinfly (Neosticta canescens) ♂

8 / 12; PhotoID: AusDa432 16/12/2011 11:08 F8 1/60 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
McCarrs Creek, Ku-Ring-Gai Chase NP, NSW [-33.662900°; 151.250733°]
PhotoID: AusDa433. Southern Pinfly (Neosticta canescens) - male
Southern Pinfly (Neosticta canescens) ♂

9 / 12; PhotoID: AusDa433 16/12/2011 11:27 F8 1/100 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
McCarrs Creek, Ku-Ring-Gai Chase NP, NSW [-33.662900°; 151.250733°]
PhotoID: AusDa434. Southern Pinfly (Neosticta canescens) - male
Southern Pinfly (Neosticta canescens) ♂

10 / 12; PhotoID: AusDa434 16/12/2011 11:29 F8 1/125 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
McCarrs Creek, Ku-Ring-Gai Chase NP, NSW [-33.662900°; 151.250733°]
PhotoID: AusDa435. Southern Pinfly (Neosticta canescens) - male
Southern Pinfly (Neosticta canescens) ♂

11 / 12; PhotoID: AusDa435 16/12/2011 11:30 F8 1/80 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
McCarrs Creek, Ku-Ring-Gai Chase NP, NSW [-33.662900°; 151.250733°]
PhotoID: AusDa436. Southern Pinfly (Neosticta canescens) - male
Southern Pinfly (Neosticta canescens) ♂

12 / 12; PhotoID: AusDa436 16/12/2011 11:35 F8 1/80 180mm ISO400 Canon7D -Crop -Flash MF
McCarrs Creek, Ku-Ring-Gai Chase NP, NSW [-33.662900°; 151.250733°]

Southern Pinfly (Neosticta canescens)

Australian distribution of Neosticta canescens

Inhabits streams and rivers

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

  • Isostictidae: Key couplet 1 of 22

  • couplet drawing
  • ● CuP three or more cells long
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  • Isostictidae: Key couplet 14 of 22

  • couplet drawing
  • ● Ac in hindwing distal to, or aligned with, Ax1
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  • Isostictidae: Key couplet 15 of 22

  • couplet drawing
  • ● Superior anal appendages of male much longer than inferiors
    ○ Anal appendages of female black

    ⇒ genus: Neosticta
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  • Isostictidae: Key couplet 17 of 22

  • couplet drawingcouplet drawingcouplet drawing
  • ● Upper margin of posterior lobe of pronotum slightly bowed upwards on each side of midline, then downturned towards lateral horns
    ● Superior appendages cleaver-shaped, or forcipate
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  • Isostictidae: Key couplet 18 of 22

  • couplet drawingcouplet drawing
  • ● Broad, pale antehumeral band over outer, lower half to two-thirds of front of synthorax
    ● Superior appendages cleaver-shaped

    ⇒ species: Southern Pinfly (Neosticta canescens)
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  • Isostictidae: Key couplet 19 of 22

  • couplet drawingcouplet drawing
  • ● Posterior lobe of pronotum strongly produced and swollen in midline, its height more than half its width
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  • Isostictidae: Key couplet 20 of 22

  • couplet drawing
  • ● Hind margin of proepimeron inflated, black

    ⇒ species: Southern Pinfly (Neosticta canescens)
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