Odonata Atlas of Africa

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OdonataMAP:   476
Province:   Northern Cape
Country:   South Africa
Locus:   2722AD
Observer:   Oschadleus HD
Date of record:   2011-11-17
Number of photos:   3
Notes:   still shots extracted from video clip of dragonfly flying past Sociable Weavers drinking at reservoir
Last updated:   2024-05-08 15:08:37
Sp. code:   669120
Species name:   Trithemis kirbyi
Common name:   Orange-winged Dropwing
Family:   Libellulidae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:  
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:   https://vmus.adu.org.za/?vm=OdonataMAP-476
Links:   • Locus: Summary | Records       • Species: Records | Distribution map | Species text
VM-number: 476 - photo: 1
VM-number: 476 - photo: 2
VM-number: 476 - photo: 3

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Tarboton W
Comment:   Kirby's Dropwing: male
Date:   2012-05-04 15:28:40
Species name:   Trithemis kirbyi -- Orange-winged Dropwing
Species code:   669120

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