A Visual Guide to the Damselflies and Dragonflies of South Africa
© John Wilkinson & Rob Dickinson
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Aethriamanta
rezia
Pygmy Basker
Dwergsonvangertjie
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ADULT MALES
 
TENERAL AND YOUNG MALES
       
AGED MALES
 
       
MALES - DIFFERENTIAL IDENTIFICATION TIPS
     
       
  SIMILAR LOOKING SPECIES  
Crocothemis erythraea Urothemis edwardsii (Young male) Urothemis assignata (Young male)  
       
ADULT FEMALES
       
YOUNG FEMALES
 
       
AGED FEMALES
     
       
FEMALES - DIFFERENTIAL IDENTIFICATION TIPS
 
       
  SIMILAR LOOKING SPECIES  
Urothemis edwardsii Urothemis assignata    
       
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