A Visual Guide to the Damselflies and Dragonflies of South Africa
© John Wilkinson & Rob Dickinson
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Brachythemis
leucosticta
Southern Banded Groundling
Gebande Grondwagtertjie
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Least concerned
       
ADULT MALES
       
TENERAL AND YOUNG MALES
     
       
AGED MALES
 
       
MALES - DIFFERENTIAL IDENTIFICATION TIPS
       
  SIMILAR LOOKING SPECIES  
Parazyxomma flavicans
(Young male)
     
       
ADULT FEMALES
       
YOUNG FEMALES
   
       
AGED FEMALES
 
       
FEMALES - DIFFERENTIAL IDENTIFICATION TIPS
   
       
  SIMILAR LOOKING SPECIES  
Brachythemis lacustris Parazyxomma flavicans    
       
PAIRS
     
       
OVIPOSITING BEHAVIOR
   
       
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