Odonata Atlas of Africa

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OdonataMAP:   66656
Province:   Mpumalanga
Country:   South Africa
Locus:   2431DC
Observer:   de Vries Andries Petrus; Joey de Vries
Date of record:   2019-01-30
Number of photos:   1
Notes:   Two males of T. polleni shared the fish pond at the Skukuza Indigenous Nursery, each on his own "side" of the dividing bridge. As soon as one crossed over to the other side, that male would attack...
Last updated:   2020-03-31 18:21:54
Sp. code:   668540
Species name:   Tetrathemis polleni
Common name:   Black-splashed Elf
Family:   Libellulidae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:  
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:   http://vmus.adu.org.za/?vm=OdonataMAP-66656
VM-number: 66656 - photo: 1

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Andries Petrus de Vries
Date:   2019-01-31 23:28:21
Species name:   Tetrathemis polleni -- Black-splashed Elf
Species code:   668540
Comment number:   2
By:   Sharon Stanton
Date:   2019-02-01 07:44:34
Species name:   Tetrathemis polleni -- Black-splashed Elf
Species code:   668540

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