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Orthetrum caledonicum

Blue Skimmer at West Belconnen Pond

Orthetrum caledonicum at West Belconnen Pond - 23 Feb 2017
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Identification history

Orthetrum caledonicum 1 Mar 2017 roymcd
Orthetrum caledonicum 23 Feb 2017 Roger

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This was taken at the West Belconnen Ponds

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Anas platyrhynchos (Mallard) at West Belconnen Pond - 19 Nov 2020 by dimageau
Freshwater algae at West Belconnen Pond - 25 May 2020 by Christine
Anas superciliosa (Pacific Black Duck) at West Belconnen Pond - 28 Mar 2020 by Christine
Anoplognathus montanus (Montane Christmas beetle) at West Belconnen Pond - 7 Dec 2019 by Christine
Psychidae sp. (family) (Unidentified case moth or bagworm) at West Belconnen Pond - 7 Dec 2019 by Christine
Chalcopteroides spectabilis (Rainbow darkling beetle) at West Belconnen Pond - 7 Dec 2019 by Christine
Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at West Belconnen Pond - 4 Nov 2019 by Alison Milton
Camponotus consobrinus (Banded sugar ant) at West Belconnen Pond - 4 Nov 2019 by AlisonMilton
Ischnura heterosticta (Common Bluetail) at West Belconnen Pond - 19 Jan 2018 by JohnBundock
Anas platyrhynchos (Domestic) (Mallard (Domestic Type)) at West Belconnen Pond - 20 May 2017 by Qwerty
Anoplognathus sp. (genus) (Unidentified Christmas beetle) at West Belconnen Pond - 5 Jan 2012 by Christine

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 23 Feb 2017 01:12 PM Recorded on
  • Roger Recorded by

Additional information

  • 25mm to 50mm Animal size
  • Male Gender

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  • More than one media file
  • Confirmed by an expert moderator
  • Nearby sighting(s) of same species
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