A Visual Guide to the Damselflies and Dragonflies of South Africa
© John Wilkinson & Rob Dickinson
Home Damselflies Dragonflies Morphology
Agriocnemis
pinheyi
Pinhey’s Wisp
Pinhey-soetjie
South African/African distribution records South African Red  List assessment Red List assessments
Least concerned
       
ADULT MALES
   
 
TENERAL AND YOUNG MALES
       
AGED MALES
     
       
MALES - DIFFERENTIAL IDENTIFICATION TIPS
   
       
  SIMILAR LOOKING SPECIES  
Agriocnemis exilis Agriocnemis falcifera Agriocnemis gratiosa Agriocnemis ruberrima
       
ADULT FEMALES
       
YOUNG FEMALES
       
AGED FEMALES
       
FEMALES - DIFFERENTIAL IDENTIFICATION TIPS
 
       
  SIMILAR LOOKING SPECIES  
Agriocnemis exilis Agriocnemis falcifera Agriocnemis gratiosa Agriocnemis ruberrima
       
PAIRS
       
OVIPOSITING BEHAVIOR    
     
       
HABITAT
 
       
FOR MORE INFORMATION ON, OR PHOTOGRAPHS OF THIS SPECIES, VISIT THESE WEBSITES
   
SOUTH AFRICAN DAMSELFLY AND DRAGONFLY APP
       
DAMSELFLIES    SPECIES   BACK TO TOP