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Damselfly (Zygoptera)Austrolestes leda

Wandering Ringtail at Point Hut Pond

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Austrolestes leda at Point Hut Pond - 28 Jan 2017
Austrolestes leda at Point Hut Pond - 28 Jan 2017
Austrolestes leda at Point Hut Pond - 28 Jan 2017

Identification history

Damselfly (Zygoptera) Austrolestes leda 13 Feb 2017 HarveyPerkins
Damselfly (Zygoptera) Austrolestes leda 13 Feb 2017 HarveyPerkins
Unidentified 13 Feb 2017 michaelb

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Author's notes

Near the water's edge at Point Hut Pond.

2 comments

wrote:
   13 Feb 2017
Hi Michael - I'm assuming the first two images might be the same individual? The first is a difficult angle for ID, but the second is clearly a Wandering Ringtail (male). The third photo is a female Wandering Ringtail.
wrote:
   13 Feb 2017
Yes Harvey, your assumption is correct.

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Persicaria hydropiper (Water Pepper) at Point Hut Pond - 27 Mar 2016 by michaelb
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Vanellus miles (Masked Lapwing) at Point Hut Pond - 21 May 2015 by michaelb
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Juncus sp. (A rush) at Point Hut Pond - 11 Apr 2015 by michaelb
Geranium retrorsum (Grassland Cranesbill) at Point Hut Pond - 9 Apr 2015 by michaelb
Typha orientalis (Broad-leaved Cumbumgi) at Point Hut Pond - 9 Apr 2015 by michaelb
Carex appressa (Tall Sedge) at Point Hut Pond - 9 Apr 2015 by michaelb

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • 25mm to 50mm Animal size
  • Breeding behaviour Breeding behaviour
  • 28 Jan 2017 Recorded on
  • michaelb Recorded by

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