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Austrolestes leda

Wandering Ringtail at suppressed

Austrolestes leda at suppressed - 8 Sep 2021
Austrolestes leda at suppressed - 8 Sep 2021
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Identification history

Austrolestes leda 10 Sep 2021 HarveyPerkins
Unidentified 10 Sep 2021 Birdy

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User's notes

Found on the Trampoline, trying to get out of the net.

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   10 Sep 2021
Impossible to tell from the upside-down shot, but the second photo is clearly of a female Wandering Ringtail, one of the most common damselflies in Canberra, particularly this early in the season.

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 8 Sep 2021 02:29 PM Recorded on
  • Birdy Recorded by

Additional information

  • 25mm to 50mm Animal size

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  • Confirmed by an expert moderator
  • Nearby sighting(s) of same species
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