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Checklist South-Eastern Queensland: 131 species

The checklist below contains the 131 species which have been reported from the area South-Eastern Queensland. The list is sorted based on the species' common names, with damselflies (Zygoptera) sorted before dragonflies (Anisoptera). Click here if you would like to see the list sorted on the species' scientific names or as per our overall checklist.

Each line contains the following pieces of information: the number of the species as per our overall checklist, its common and scientific names, a Distribution button and three further icons. Click on the Distribution button to see the species' Australia-wide distribution. Those species of which we have photographs available are listed in dark red; click on their names to see our photographs. And finally, you can click on the three colourful icons on the right to search the web for more information about the species using Bing, Google or Yahoo as your search engine.

Please note that all of these distribution data, including the dot maps themselves, are copyright-protected. They must not, therefore, be reproduced, republished, redistributed, modified, etc. without the express written permission from the copyright holders. Note also that the acronym DECCW, NSW underneath each dot map stands for the Department of Environment, Climate Change and Water, New South Wales.

South-Eastern Queensland

55Arrowhead Rockmaster (Diphlebia nymphoides)

Arrowhead Rockmaster (Diphlebia nymphoides)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers, including slow and intermittently flowing rivers

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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102Aurora Bluetail (Ischnura aurora)

Aurora Bluetail (Ischnura aurora)

Australian distribution

Inhabits still and sluggish waters, including temporary ponds

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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110Blue Riverdamsel (Pseudagrion microcephalum)

Blue Riverdamsel (Pseudagrion microcephalum)

Australian distribution

Inhabits still and flowing waters; streams, rivers, riverine lagoons, lakes and ponds

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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83Blue Slim (Aciagrion fragile)

Blue Slim (Aciagrion fragile)

Australian distribution

Inhabits still waters, particularly swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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22Bronze Needle (Synlestes weyersii)

Bronze Needle (Synlestes weyersii)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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36Coastal Flatwing (Griseargiolestes albescens)

Coastal Flatwing (Griseargiolestes albescens)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, boggy seepages, swamps and possibly dune lakes

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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104Colourful Bluetail (Ischnura pruinescens)

Colourful Bluetail (Ischnura pruinescens)

Australian distribution

Inhabits riverine pools, lakes, ponds and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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103Common Bluetail (Ischnura heterosticta)

Common Bluetail (Ischnura heterosticta)

Australian distribution

Inhabits still and sluggish waters, including temporary ponds

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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34Common Flatwing (Austroargiolestes icteromelas)

Common Flatwing (Austroargiolestes icteromelas)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers, including those that dry to pools

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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10Cup Ringtail (Austrolestes psyche)

Cup Ringtail (Austrolestes psyche)

Australian distribution

Inhabits riverine pools, lakes, swamps and ponds, sometimes temporary

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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9Dune Ringtail (Austrolestes minjerriba)

Dune Ringtail (Austrolestes minjerriba)

Australian distribution

Inhabits brown, acidic dune lakes and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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14Dusky Spreadwing (Lestes concinnus)

Dusky Spreadwing (Lestes concinnus)

Australian distribution

Inhabits riverine lagoons, ponds (including temporary ponds) and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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95Eastern Billabongfly (Austroagrion watsoni)

Eastern Billabongfly (Austroagrion watsoni)

Australian distribution

Inhabits still and flowing waters

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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81Fivespot Threadtail (Nososticta solitaria)

Fivespot Threadtail (Nososticta solitaria)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers, including those that dry to pools

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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27Flame Flatwing (Austroargiolestes amabilis)

Flame Flatwing (Austroargiolestes amabilis)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, usually in rainforest

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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107Flame-Headed Riverdamsel (Pseudagrion ignifer)

Flame-Headed Riverdamsel (Pseudagrion ignifer)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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20Forest Needle (Synlestes selysi)

Forest Needle (Synlestes selysi)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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32Golden Flatwing (Austroargiolestes chrysoides)

Golden Flatwing (Austroargiolestes chrysoides)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, usually in rainforest

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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105Gold-Fronted Riverdamsel (Pseudagrion aureofrons)

Gold-Fronted Riverdamsel (Pseudagrion aureofrons)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, rivers, riverine pools and lagoons

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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38Grey-Chested Flatwing (Griseargiolestes eboracus)

Grey-Chested Flatwing (Griseargiolestes eboracus)

Australian distribution

Inhabits boggy seepages and sphagnum bogs

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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4Inland Ringtail (Austrolestes aridus)

Inland Ringtail (Austrolestes aridus)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, riverine pools, lakes and ponds, including temporary ponds

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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99Large Riverdamsel (Caliagrion billinghursti)

Large Riverdamsel (Caliagrion billinghursti)

Australian distribution

Inhabits sluggish rivers, riverine pools, lakes and ponds

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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63Large Wiretail (Labidiosticta vallisi)

Large Wiretail (Labidiosticta vallisi)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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5Metallic Ringtail (Austrolestes cingulatus)

Metallic Ringtail (Austrolestes cingulatus)

Australian distribution

Inhabits rivers, lakes, ponds, swamps and alpine bogs

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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106Northern Riverdamsel (Pseudagrion cingillum)

Northern Riverdamsel (Pseudagrion cingillum)

Australian distribution

Inhabits still and sluggish waters; streams, rivers, riverine pools and pools

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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69Northern Wiretail (Rhadinosticta banksi)

Northern Wiretail (Rhadinosticta banksi)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and riverine pools

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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80Orange Threadtail (Nososticta solida)

Orange Threadtail (Nososticta solida)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, rivers and riverine pools, including small stagnant pools and lakes

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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70Powdered Wiretail (Rhadinosticta simplex)

Powdered Wiretail (Rhadinosticta simplex)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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88Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea)

Pygmy Wisp (Agriocnemis pygmaea)

Australian distribution

Inhabits slow sections of streams, ponds (including temporary ponds) and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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112Red & Blue Damsel (Xanthagrion erythroneurum)

Red & Blue Damsel (Xanthagrion erythroneurum)

Australian distribution

Inhabits slow sections of mostly wider streams and still waters

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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89Red-Rumped Wisp (Agriocnemis rubricauda)

Red-Rumped Wisp (Agriocnemis rubricauda)

Australian distribution

Inhabits boggy seepages and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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100Redtail (Ceriagrion aeruginosum)

Redtail (Ceriagrion aeruginosum)

Australian distribution

Inhabits slow streams, ponds and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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91Red-Tipped Shadefly (Argiocnemis rubescens)

Red-Tipped Shadefly (Argiocnemis rubescens)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, rivers, ponds, boggy seepages and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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51Sapphire Rockmaster (Diphlebia coerulescens)

Sapphire Rockmaster (Diphlebia coerulescens)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rapid rivers

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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65Southern Pinfly (Neosticta canescens)

Southern Pinfly (Neosticta canescens)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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17Southern Whitetip (Episynlestes albicauda)

Southern Whitetip (Episynlestes albicauda)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, usually in rainforest, often in pools

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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98Splendid Longlegs (Austrocnemis splendida)

Splendid Longlegs (Austrocnemis splendida)

Australian distribution

Inhabits still and sluggish waters

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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39Springs Flatwing (Griseargiolestes fontanus)

Springs Flatwing (Griseargiolestes fontanus)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, particularly near their springs

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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101Swamp Bluet (Coenagrion lyelli)

Swamp Bluet (Coenagrion lyelli)

Australian distribution

Inhabits still and sluggish waters; streams, riverine pools, lakes, ponds and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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8Wandering Ringtail (Austrolestes leda)

Wandering Ringtail (Austrolestes leda)

Australian distribution

Inhabits wide range of still and sluggish waters

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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54Whitewater Rockmaster (Diphlebia lestoides)

Whitewater Rockmaster (Diphlebia lestoides)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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118Australasian Duskhawker (Anaciaeschna jaspidea)

Australasian Duskhawker (Anaciaeschna jaspidea)

Australian distribution

Inhabits wide range of still waters, including slightly brackish waters

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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254Australian Cruiser (Macromia tillyardi)

Australian Cruiser (Macromia tillyardi)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, rivers and riverine pools

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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123Australian Duskhawker (Austrogynacantha heterogena)

Australian Duskhawker (Austrogynacantha heterogena)

Australian distribution

Inhabits wide range of still waters

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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256Australian Emerald (Hemicordulia australiae)

Australian Emerald (Hemicordulia australiae)

Australian distribution

Inhabits rivers, riverine pools, lakes, and permanent ponds

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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122Australian Emperor (Anax papuensis)

Australian Emperor (Anax papuensis)

Australian distribution

Inhabits wide range of still waters, slow streams

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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291Australian Pygmyfly (Nannophya australis)

Australian Pygmyfly (Nannophya australis)

Australian distribution

Inhabits boggy seepages and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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284Australian Slimwing (Lathrecista asiatica festa)

Australian Slimwing (Lathrecista asiatica festa)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers and riverine lagoons and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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166Australian Tiger (Ictinogomphus australis)

Australian Tiger (Ictinogomphus australis)

Australian distribution

Inhabits rivers, riverine lagoons, lakes and ponds

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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222Black Tigertail (Eusynthemis nigra)

Black Tigertail (Eusynthemis nigra)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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279Black-Faced Percher (Diplacodes melanopsis)

Black-Faced Percher (Diplacodes melanopsis)

Australian distribution

Inhabits riverine pools, lakes, ponds and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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276Black-Headed Skimmer (Crocothemis nigrifrons)

Black-Headed Skimmer (Crocothemis nigrifrons)

Australian distribution

Inhabits wide range of still and sluggish waters

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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300Blue Skimmer (Orthetrum caledonicum)

Blue Skimmer (Orthetrum caledonicum)

Australian distribution

Inhabits wide range of still and flowing waters, including temporary waters

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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116Blue-Spotted Hawker (Adversaeschna brevistyla)

Blue-Spotted Hawker (Adversaeschna brevistyla)

Australian distribution

Inhabits still waters (lakes and permanent ponds); sometimes flowing water (riverine pools and quiet areas)

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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299Brownwater Skimmer (Orthetrum boumiera)

Brownwater Skimmer (Orthetrum boumiera)

Australian distribution

Inhabits brown, acidic dune lakes with shallow littoral margins

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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281Chalky Percher (Diplacodes trivialis)

Chalky Percher (Diplacodes trivialis)

Australian distribution

Inhabits ponds, including temporary ponds, and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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164Coastal Evening Darner (Telephlebia tryoni)

Coastal Evening Darner (Telephlebia tryoni)

Australian distribution

Inhabits stream margins, in rainforest and in open country

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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207Coastal Petaltail (Petalura litorea)

Coastal Petaltail (Petalura litorea)

Australian distribution

Inhabits boggy seepages and swamps at low altitude

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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290Common Archtail (Nannophlebia risi)

Common Archtail (Nannophlebia risi)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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317Common Glider (Tramea loewii)

Common Glider (Tramea loewii)

Australian distribution

Inhabits wide range of still waters, including temporary ponds and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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242Common Shutwing (Cordulephya pygmaea)

Common Shutwing (Cordulephya pygmaea)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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149Conehead Darner (Austroaeschna subapicalis)

Conehead Darner (Austroaeschna subapicalis)

Australian distribution

Inhabits montane streams

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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316Dune Glider (Tramea eurybia)

Dune Glider (Tramea eurybia)

Australian distribution

Inhabits dune lakes

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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252Early Mosquitohawk (Micromidia convergens)

Early Mosquitohawk (Micromidia convergens)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, often in rainforest

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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211Eastern Brown Tigertail (Archaeosynthemis orientalis)

Eastern Brown Tigertail (Archaeosynthemis orientalis)

Australian distribution

Inhabits boggy seepages and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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162Eastern Evening Darner (Telephlebia godeffroyi)

Eastern Evening Darner (Telephlebia godeffroyi)

Australian distribution

Inhabits margins of small streams, splash zones of small waterfalls

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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245Eastern Hawk (Austrocordulia refracta)

Eastern Hawk (Austrocordulia refracta)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, rivers and riverine pools

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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267Eastern Swamp Emerald (Procordulia jacksoniensis)

Eastern Swamp Emerald (Procordulia jacksoniensis)

Australian distribution

Inhabits rivers, riverine pools, lakes and ponds

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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287Elusive Archtail (Nannophlebia eludens)

Elusive Archtail (Nannophlebia eludens)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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257Fat-Bellied Emerald (Hemicordulia continentalis)

Fat-Bellied Emerald (Hemicordulia continentalis)

Australian distribution

Inhabits riverine pools, lakes, permanent ponds and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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304Fiery Skimmer (Orthetrum villosovittatum)

Fiery Skimmer (Orthetrum villosovittatum)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, boggy seepages, lakes, ponds, swamps and trickles

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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146Forest Darner (Austroaeschna pulchra)

Forest Darner (Austroaeschna pulchra)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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251Forest Mosquitohawk (Micromidia atrifrons)

Forest Mosquitohawk (Micromidia atrifrons)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, including sluggish and intermittent ones

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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228Golden Tigertail (Eusynthemis virgula)

Golden Tigertail (Eusynthemis virgula)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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310Graphic Flutterer (Rhyothemis graphiptera)

Graphic Flutterer (Rhyothemis graphiptera)

Australian distribution

Inhabits riverine lagoons, lakes, ponds and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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120Green Emperor (Anax gibbosulus)

Green Emperor (Anax gibbosulus)

Australian distribution

Inhabits wide range of still waters, particularly swamps, and including slightly brackish waters

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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235Horned Urfly (Archaeophya adamsi)

Horned Urfly (Archaeophya adamsi)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and small rivers

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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182Inland Hunter (Austrogomphus australis)

Inland Hunter (Austrogomphus australis)

Australian distribution

Inhabits rivers and riverine pools

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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309Iridescent Flutterer (Rhyothemis braganza)

Iridescent Flutterer (Rhyothemis braganza)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, rivers and riverine pools

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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191Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus)

Jade Hunter (Austrogomphus ochraceus)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, rivers and lakes

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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124Lesser Duskhawker (Gynacantha dobsoni)

Lesser Duskhawker (Gynacantha dobsoni)

Australian distribution

Inhabits pools, ponds and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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121Lesser Green Emperor (Anax guttatus)

Lesser Green Emperor (Anax guttatus)

Australian distribution

Inhabits wide range of still waters, particularly swamps, and including slightly brackish waters

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269L-Spot Basker (Aethriamanta nymphaeae)

L-Spot Basker (Aethriamanta nymphaeae)

Australian distribution

Inhabits riverine lagoons, ponds and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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319Narrow-Lobed Glider (Tramea stenoloba)

Narrow-Lobed Glider (Tramea stenoloba)

Australian distribution

Inhabits riverine lagoons, lakes, ponds, including temporary ponds

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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161Northern Evening Darner (Telephlebia cyclops)

Northern Evening Darner (Telephlebia cyclops)

Australian distribution

Inhabits margins of rainforest streams, often near waterfalls

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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156Northern Riffle Darner (Notoaeschna geminata)

Northern Riffle Darner (Notoaeschna geminata)

Australian distribution

Inhabits rapid streams and rivers

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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296Painted Grasshawk (Neurothemis stigmatizans)

Painted Grasshawk (Neurothemis stigmatizans)

Australian distribution

Inhabits range of still waters

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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179Pale Hunter (Austrogomphus amphiclitus)

Pale Hunter (Austrogomphus amphiclitus)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers

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273Palemouth (Brachydiplax denticauda)

Palemouth (Brachydiplax denticauda)

Australian distribution

Inhabits still and sluggish waters

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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286Pygmy Percher (Nannodiplax rubra)

Pygmy Percher (Nannodiplax rubra)

Australian distribution

Inhabits wide range of still and flowing waters

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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308Red Arrow (Rhodothemis lieftincki)

Red Arrow (Rhodothemis lieftincki)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, rivers, riverine lagoons and ponds

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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320Red Baron (Urothemis aliena)

Red Baron (Urothemis aliena)

Australian distribution

Inhabits riverine lagoons and ponds

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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270Red Swampdragon (Agrionoptera insignis allogenes)

Red Swampdragon (Agrionoptera insignis allogenes)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, riverine pools, shaded ponds and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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301Rosy Skimmer (Orthetrum migratum)

Rosy Skimmer (Orthetrum migratum)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, boggy seepages, riverine pools and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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229Royal Tigertail (Parasynthemis regina)

Royal Tigertail (Parasynthemis regina)

Australian distribution

Inhabits sluggish streams that dry to pools, stagnant riverine pools and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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278Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes)

Scarlet Percher (Diplacodes haematodes)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers as well as still waters

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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321Short-Tailed Duskdarter (Zyxomma elgneri)

Short-Tailed Duskdarter (Zyxomma elgneri)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, rivers, riverine pools, ponds and swamps

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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147Sigma Darner (Austroaeschna sigma)

Sigma Darner (Austroaeschna sigma)

Australian distribution

Inhabits small mountain streams, generally upper reaches

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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302Slender Skimmer (Orthetrum sabina)

Slender Skimmer (Orthetrum sabina)

Australian distribution

Inhabits wide range of still and sluggish waters, often shallow, sometimes temporary

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234Slender Tigertail (Tonyosynthemis ofarrelli)

Slender Tigertail (Tonyosynthemis ofarrelli)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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158Southern Cascade Darner (Spinaeschna tripunctata)

Southern Cascade Darner (Spinaeschna tripunctata)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers

© 2011 DECCW, NSW and DragonflyPix.com

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169Southern Dragon (Antipodogomphus acolythus)

Southern Dragon (Antipodogomphus acolythus)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, rivers and riverine pools

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152Southern Giant Darner (Austrophlebia costalis)

Southern Giant Darner (Austrophlebia costalis)

Australian distribution

Inhabits small to medium-sized streams, occasionally temporary

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197Southern Vicetail (Hemigomphus gouldii)

Southern Vicetail (Hemigomphus gouldii)

Australian distribution

Inhabits permanent streams and rivers

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174Spinehead Dragon (Antipodogomphus proselythus)

Spinehead Dragon (Antipodogomphus proselythus)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, rivers and riverine pools

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268Square-Spot Basker (Aethriamanta circumsignata)

Square-Spot Basker (Aethriamanta circumsignata)

Australian distribution

Inhabits riverine lagoons, ponds and swamps

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198Stout Vicetail (Hemigomphus heteroclytus)

Stout Vicetail (Hemigomphus heteroclytus)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers, which during summer are often reduced to trickles between the pools

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262Superb Emerald (Hemicordulia superba)

Superb Emerald (Hemicordulia superba)

Australian distribution

Inhabits rivers, riverine pools, lakes and possibly permanent ponds

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272Swamp Flat-Tail (Austrothemis nigrescens)

Swamp Flat-Tail (Austrothemis nigrescens)

Australian distribution

Inhabits lakes, permanent ponds and swamps

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231Swamp Tigertail (Synthemis eustalacta)

Swamp Tigertail (Synthemis eustalacta)

Australian distribution

Inhabits boggy seepages and swamps

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306Swampwatcher (Potamarcha congener)

Swampwatcher (Potamarcha congener)

Australian distribution

Inhabits riverine lagoons, ponds and swamps

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223Swift Tigertail (Eusynthemis rentziana)

Swift Tigertail (Eusynthemis rentziana)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams

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263Tau Emerald (Hemicordulia tau)

Tau Emerald (Hemicordulia tau)

Australian distribution

Inhabits riverine pools, lakes, ponds (including temporary ponds), swamps; occasionally streams and rivers

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131Terrestrial Evening Darner (Antipodophlebia asthenes)

Terrestrial Evening Darner (Antipodophlebia asthenes)

Australian distribution

Inhabits terrestrial situations along small streams

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130Thylacine Darner (Acanthaeschna victoria)

Thylacine Darner (Acanthaeschna victoria)

Australian distribution

Inhabits slow, possibly temporary streams

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177Twinspot Hunter (Austroepigomphus praeruptus)

Twinspot Hunter (Austroepigomphus praeruptus)

Australian distribution

Inhabits sluggish streams and rivers, including isolated riverine pools

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315Twister (Tholymis tillarga)

Twister (Tholymis tillarga)

Australian distribution

Inhabits ponds and swamps, including temporary and brackish waters

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151Unicorn Darner (Austroaeschna unicornis)

Unicorn Darner (Austroaeschna unicornis)

Australian distribution

Inhabits rivers and streams

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185Unicorn Hunter (Austrogomphus cornutus)

Unicorn Hunter (Austrogomphus cornutus)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers

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216Variable Tigertail (Eusynthemis aurolineata)

Variable Tigertail (Eusynthemis aurolineata)

Australian distribution

Inhabits montane swamps and small streams

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135Wallum Darner (Austroaeschna cooloola)

Wallum Darner (Austroaeschna cooloola)

Australian distribution

Inhabits sandy, mostly densely vegetated streams, often in dune situations

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196Wallum Vicetail (Hemigomphus cooloola)

Wallum Vicetail (Hemigomphus cooloola)

Australian distribution

Inhabits sandy and sluggish streams and lakes

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305Wandering Glider (Pantala flavescens)

Wandering Glider (Pantala flavescens)

Australian distribution

Inhabits wide range of still waters, including ephemeral ponds and swamps

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285Wandering Pennant (Macrodiplax cora)

Wandering Pennant (Macrodiplax cora)

Australian distribution

Inhabits riverine pools and lagoons, ponds (including temporary ponds), swamps

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277Wandering Percher (Diplacodes bipunctata)

Wandering Percher (Diplacodes bipunctata)

Australian distribution

Inhabits wide range of still and sluggish waters, including temporary ponds and swamps

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283Water Prince (Hydrobasileus brevistylus)

Water Prince (Hydrobasileus brevistylus)

Australian distribution

Inhabits lakes, ponds and swamps, possibly including temporary ponds

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129Wide-Faced Darner (Dendroaeschna conspersa)

Wide-Faced Darner (Dendroaeschna conspersa)

Australian distribution

Inhabits lowland streams

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259Yellow-Spotted Emerald (Hemicordulia intermedia)

Yellow-Spotted Emerald (Hemicordulia intermedia)

Australian distribution

Inhabits sluggish rivers, riverine lagoons, lakes and ponds

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311Yellow-Striped Flutterer (Rhyothemis phyllis)

Yellow-Striped Flutterer (Rhyothemis phyllis)

Australian distribution

Inhabits wide range of still waters

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188Yellow-Striped Hunter (Austrogomphus guerini)

Yellow-Striped Hunter (Austrogomphus guerini)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams, rivers and lakes

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214Yellow-Tipped Tigertail (Choristhemis flavoterminata)

Yellow-Tipped Tigertail (Choristhemis flavoterminata)

Australian distribution

Inhabits streams and rivers

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