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Damselfly (Zygoptera)Diphlebia lestoides

Whitewater Rockmaster at Wombeyan Karst Conservation Reserve

Diphlebia lestoides at Wombeyan Karst Conservation Reserve - 1 Jan 2019

Identification history

Damselfly (Zygoptera) Diphlebia lestoides 4 Jan 2019 HarveyPerkins
Unidentified 2 Jan 2019 Laserchemisty

Author's notes

Was bright iridescent blue (which unfortunately didn't show too well in this photo).

1 comment

   4 Jan 2019
Yes, its very difficult to capture the bright electric blue of these damselflies. They just get washed out in bright sunlight, so best photos are when taken in shade, or when compensated for with ISO shift.

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Salticidae (family) (Unidentified Jumping spider) at Wombeyan Karst Conservation Reserve - 1 Jan 2019

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Location

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • 1 Jan 2019 7:54 AM Recorded on
  • Laserchemisty Recorded by
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