A Visual Guide to the Damselflies and Dragonflies of South Africa
© John Wilkinson & Rob Dickinson
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Pantala
flavescens
Pantala
Narbroekie
South African/African
distribution records
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least_concerned
       
ADULT MALES
       
 
       
TENERAL AND YOUNG MALES
       
AGED MALES
       
       
MALES - DIFFERENTIAL IDENTIFICATION TIPS
 
       
  SIMILAR LOOKING SPECIES  
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ADULT FEMALES
       
       
YOUNG FEMALES
       
     
       
AGED FEMALES
       
FEMALES - DIFFERENTIAL IDENTIFICATION TIPS
 
       
  SIMILAR LOOKING SPECIES  
General shape and perching behavior is very similar, but the markings on the abdomen differs.
       
Tholymis tillarga      
       
PAIRS
 
       
OVIPOSITING BEHAVIOR    
     
       
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