Sighting Details

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Last Updated Date and Time: 28 Nov 2021 08:56:39 AM
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    Tyriobapta torrida

Recorded By: Monique Cordeiro
Category: Arachnid / Insect
Date Spotted: 20 Oct 2021


A medium sized dragonfly with blue thorax and abdomen. It likes to perch vertically on tree trunks or other vertical structures such as fence posts. The hind wings have a dark bluish-black patch with white shiny markings. The female has a light brown abdomen with dark bands and the wings do not have the dark patch. The young male looks similar to the female.