Odonata Atlas of Africa

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OdonataMAP:   9795
Province:   Limpopo
Country:   South Africa
Locus:   2229DD
Observer:   Wilkinson J H
Date of record:   2014-05-10
Number of photos:   1
Notes:   Only saw one individual for a few seconds. Pond is rathed deep with steep sides and very little grass or short sedge on the side of the pond. Lots of reed in the middle of the pond.
Last updated:   2020-03-31 18:21:54
Sp. code:   660330
Species name:   Lestes tridens
Common name:   Spotted Spreadwing
Family:   Lestidae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:   Spotted Spreadwing
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:   http://vmus.adu.org.za/?vm=OdonataMAP-9795
VM-number: 9795 - photo: 1

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Tarboton W
Comment:   Spotted Spreadwing: male
Date:   2014-06-30 15:11:37
Species name:   Lestes tridens -- Spotted Spreadwing
Species code:   660330

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