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Lilac Hunter (Zephyrogomphus lateralis)

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PhotoID: AusDr564. Lilac Hunter (Zephyrogomphus lateralis) - female
Lilac Hunter (Zephyrogomphus lateralis) ♀

1 / 9; PhotoID: AusDr564 08/12/2016 12:56 F8 1/50 180mm ISO200 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Lefroy Brook, Pemberton, WA [-34.443111°; 116.025806°]
PhotoID: AusDr565. Lilac Hunter (Zephyrogomphus lateralis) - female
Lilac Hunter (Zephyrogomphus lateralis) ♀

2 / 9; PhotoID: AusDr565 08/12/2016 12:57 F8 1/60 180mm ISO400 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Lefroy Brook, Pemberton, WA [-34.443111°; 116.025806°]
PhotoID: AusDr566. Lilac Hunter (Zephyrogomphus lateralis) - female
Lilac Hunter (Zephyrogomphus lateralis) ♀

3 / 9; PhotoID: AusDr566 08/12/2016 12:58 F8 1/80 180mm ISO400 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Lefroy Brook, Pemberton, WA [-34.443111°; 116.025806°]
PhotoID: AusDr567. Lilac Hunter (Zephyrogomphus lateralis) - female
Lilac Hunter (Zephyrogomphus lateralis) ♀

4 / 9; PhotoID: AusDr567 08/12/2016 12:58 F8 1/160 180mm ISO400 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Lefroy Brook, Pemberton, WA [-34.443111°; 116.025806°]
PhotoID: AusDr568. Lilac Hunter (Zephyrogomphus lateralis) - female
Lilac Hunter (Zephyrogomphus lateralis) ♀

5 / 9; PhotoID: AusDr568 08/12/2016 13:00 F8 1/640 180mm ISO400 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Lefroy Brook, Pemberton, WA [-34.443111°; 116.025806°]
PhotoID: AusDr569. Lilac Hunter (Zephyrogomphus lateralis) - female
Lilac Hunter (Zephyrogomphus lateralis) ♀

6 / 9; PhotoID: AusDr569 08/12/2016 13:01 F8 1/200 180mm ISO400 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Lefroy Brook, Pemberton, WA [-34.443111°; 116.025806°]
PhotoID: AusDr570. Lilac Hunter (Zephyrogomphus lateralis) - female
Lilac Hunter (Zephyrogomphus lateralis) ♀

7 / 9; PhotoID: AusDr570 08/12/2016 13:01 F8 1/200 180mm ISO400 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Lefroy Brook, Pemberton, WA [-34.443111°; 116.025806°]
PhotoID: AusDr571. Lilac Hunter (Zephyrogomphus lateralis) - female
Lilac Hunter (Zephyrogomphus lateralis) ♀

8 / 9; PhotoID: AusDr571 08/12/2016 13:02 F8 1/250 180mm ISO400 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Lefroy Brook, Pemberton, WA [-34.443111°; 116.025806°]
PhotoID: AusDr572. Lilac Hunter (Zephyrogomphus lateralis) - female
Lilac Hunter (Zephyrogomphus lateralis) ♀

9 / 9; PhotoID: AusDr572 08/12/2016 13:02 F8 1/160 180mm ISO400 Canon7D2 -Crop -Flash MF
Lefroy Brook, Pemberton, WA [-34.443111°; 116.025806°]

Lilac Hunter (Zephyrogomphus lateralis)

Australian distribution of Zephyrogomphus lateralis

Inhabits streams, possibly swamps

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  • 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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  • ● Brown and cream-coloured, with lilac colouration on side of synthorax, or brown and greenish yellow
    ● Lower half of metepimeron posteriorly margined with brown

    ⇒ genus: Zephyrogomphus
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  • Gomphidae: Key couplet 34 of 47

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  • ● Brown and cream coloured with lilac colouration on side of synthorax
    ○ From south-western Australia

    ⇒ species: Lilac Hunter (Zephyrogomphus lateralis)
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