A Visual Guide to the Damselflies and Dragonflies of South Africa
© John Wilkinson & Rob Dickinson
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Pseudagrion
hageni tropicanum
Painted Sprite (Northern race)
Blanketselgesie
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Least concerned
       
ADULT MALES
       
TENERAL AND YOUNG MALES
     
       
AGED MALES
   
       
MALES - DIFFERENTIAL IDENTIFICATION TIPS
 
       
  SIMILAR LOOKING SPECIES  
Pseudagrion hageni hageni Pseudagrion newtoni    
       
ADULT FEMALES
 
       
YOUNG FEMALES
     
       
AGED FEMALES
   
       
FEMALES - DIFFERENTIAL IDENTIFICATION TIPS
       
  SIMILAR LOOKING SPECIES  
Pseudagrion hageni hageni Pseudagrion newtoni Pseudagrion makabusiense
(Young female)
 
       
PAIRS
       
OVIPOSITING BEHAVIOR    
     
       
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