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Diphlebia lestoides

Whitewater Rockmaster at Wombeyan Caves, NSW

Diphlebia lestoides at Wombeyan Caves, NSW - 1 Jan 2019
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Identification history

Diphlebia lestoides 4 Jan 2019 HarveyPerkins
Unidentified 2 Jan 2019 Laserchemisty

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User's notes

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

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   5 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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Synlestes weyersii at Wombeyan Caves, NSW - 28 Feb 2019 by DPRees125 Heteronympha paradelpha (Spotted Brown) at Wombeyan Caves, NSW - 28 Feb 2019 by DPRees125 Hypocysta metirius (Brown Ringlet) at Wombeyan Caves, NSW - 28 Feb 2019 by DPRees125 Eurema smilax (Small Grass-yellow) at Wombeyan Caves, NSW - 28 Feb 2019 by DPRees125 Austroargiolestes icteromelas (Common Flatwing) at Wombeyan Caves, NSW - 26 Feb 2019 by DPRees125 Megadolomedes australianus (Giant water spider) at Wombeyan Caves, NSW - 1 Jan 2019 by Laserchemisty Salticidae (family) (Unidentified Jumping spider) at Wombeyan Caves, NSW - 31 Dec 2018 by Laserchemisty
Synlestes weyersii at Wombeyan Caves, NSW - 28 Feb 2019 by DPRees125
Heteronympha paradelpha (Spotted Brown) at Wombeyan Caves, NSW - 28 Feb 2019 by DPRees125
Hypocysta metirius (Brown Ringlet) at Wombeyan Caves, NSW - 28 Feb 2019 by DPRees125
Eurema smilax (Small Grass-yellow) at Wombeyan Caves, NSW - 28 Feb 2019 by DPRees125
Austroargiolestes icteromelas (Common Flatwing) at Wombeyan Caves, NSW - 26 Feb 2019 by DPRees125
Megadolomedes australianus (Giant water spider) at Wombeyan Caves, NSW - 1 Jan 2019 by Laserchemisty
Salticidae (family) (Unidentified Jumping spider) at Wombeyan Caves, NSW - 31 Dec 2018 by Laserchemisty

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • 1 Jan 2019 07:54 AM Recorded on
  • Laserchemisty Recorded by
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