A Visual Guide to the Damselflies and Dragonflies of South Africa
© John Wilkinson & Rob Dickinson
Home Damselflies Dragonflies Morphology
Olpogastra
lugubris
Bottletail
Lenige Bottelstert
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  
  None  
       
ADULT FEMALES
     
       
YOUNG FEMALES
       
AGED FEMALES
 
       
FEMALES - DIFFERENTIAL IDENTIFICATION TIPS
     
       
  SIMILAR LOOKING SPECIES  
  None  
       
PAIRS
 
       
FOR MORE INFORMATION ON, OR PHOTOGRAPHS OF THIS SPECIES, VISIT THESE WEBSITES
 
SOUTH AFRICAN DAMSELFLY AND DRAGONFLY APP
       
DRAGONFLIES    SPECIES   BACK TO TOP