Orthetrum caledonicum

Blue Skimmer


Tags / Aspects


This dragonfly is perched on a Hakea platysperma. It was identified as an elderly female Orthetrum caledonicum by Reiner Richter who said that older females often develop a blue pruinescence, similar to males of the species.

Date & Time

  2015-03-06 04:41 PM


-38.082021 , 147.086052 : 12.586 m

Near Cobains VIC 3851, Australia


NS Observation No. 54FCE18FED2A890393000117
Created 2015-03-09 10:55 AM (over 4 years ago)
Created By Suzanne Jones
Updated 2015-03-09 06:15 PM (over 4 years ago)
Updated By Suzanne Jones
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