A Visual Guide to the Damselflies and Dragonflies of  South  Africa
© John Wilkinson & Rob Dickinson
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Chlorolestes
draconicus
Drakensberg Malachite
Drakensbergmalagiet
South African/African distribution records South African Red  List assessment Red List assessments
Least concerned Endemic species
       
ADULT MALES
       
TENERAL AND YOUNG MALES
       
AGED MALES
       
MALES - DIFFERENTIAL IDENTIFICATION TIPS
       
     
       
  SIMILAR LOOKING SPECIES  
Chlorolestes elegans Chlorolestes fasciatus Chlorolestes tessellatus  
       
ADULT FEMALES
   
       
YOUNG FEMALES
 
       
AGED FEMALES
       
FEMALES - DIFFERENTIAL IDENTIFICATION TIPS
   
       
  SIMILAR LOOKING SPECIES  
Chlorolestes elegans Chlorolestes fasciatus Chlorolestes tessellatus  
       
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