Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Ischnura
Family: Coenagrionidae (Insecta/Odonata/Zygoptera)
Taxon : Land invertebrate
Group : Animal

SPECIES
senegalensis
NOTES

A damselfly with a wingspan of about 38 mm. They fly low over the water and perch frequently on riverside vegetation.


AUTHORITY
(Rambur, 1842)
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
Insect (6 legs) 


Colour
Notes: The thorax and end of the abdomen are a bright blue. The underside of the body is tan. The wing spots are divided into blue and white triangles
Colour: Blue
Notes: The female has an orange thorax and first few segments of the thorax
Colour: Orange
Common Name
Damselfly
March bluetail
Common bluetail
Habitat
NOTES: Very common at Old Man's Pool
HABITAT NAME: Riverside
Uses
None known
None
Months
All year
November
Synonyms for Species
Agrion senegalense
Enallagma brevispina



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