A Visual Guide to the Damselflies and Dragonflies of South Africa
© John Wilkinson & Rob Dickinson
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Ceratogomphus
pictus
Common Thorntail
Gewone Doringstert
South African/African
distribution records
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least_concerned
least_concerned
       
ADULT MALES
       
TENERAL AND YOUNG MALES
       
AGED MALES
 
       
MALES - DIFFERENTIAL IDENTIFICATION TIPS
   
       
  SIMILAR LOOKING SPECIES  
Crenigomphus hartmanni Notogomphus praetorius    
       
ADULT FEMALES
   
       
YOUNG FEMALES
   
       
AGED FEMALES
       
FEMALES - DIFFERENTIAL IDENTIFICATION TIPS
       
  SIMILAR LOOKING SPECIES  
Crenigomphus hartmanni Notogomphus praetorius    
       
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