Class: Insecta. Order: Odonata. Family: Coenagrionidae. Genus: Ischnura. Species: I. senegalensis. Common Names: Common Bluetail. Status: Common. Male: Eyes: Upper side black; underside pale green to yellow. Two bright blue spots present behind the eyes. Thorax: Bronze backed with pale green sides and . General Description. Small, hairy, brightly coloured, blue, greenish blue and shiny black, with blue and black pterostigmas and bright cobalt blue abdominal tip.

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Male face color Odonata. New records of dragonflies and damselflies Insecta: The first segment is pale green and the second is azure blue senegalenzis steel blue black on upper side.

Bronze backed with pale green sides and yellow underside. Checklists specific search options Observed during. Enumerates geographic entities where the taxon lives. Mon, 31 Dec The threats to which this taxon is subject. Comprising its size, shape, texture and orientation. Occurrence Occurrence Occurrence Records. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. A new species of Agriocnemis Selys, Zygoptera: No conservation actions are needed for this species.

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Ischnura senegalensis – Wikipedia

Sunday, February 27, Agrion senegalense Rambur, Enallagma brevispina Selys, The abdomen lacks blue markings found in males. She is perching on a idchnura in the baking hot afternoon sun. Male hindwing size Odonata mm. Ischnura saharensis left and I.

Segments 8 and 9 are azure blue, with 9 black on dorsum. Male wingspot color Odonata.

If you wish to contribute any images, documents, videos or other forms of media, or if you have any queries…. In males, the hindwing is 14 to 15 mm in length and the total body length ranges from senegalensi to 30 mm. Ischnura senegalensis[2] [1] also known ischnuea as common bluetail[3] marsh bluetail[3] ubiquitous bluetailAfrican bluetailand Senegal golden dartlet[3] [4] is a widespread damselfly of the family Coenagrionidae.

The legs are covered with short black spines. OOI by the numbers: The eyes and spots behind the head are paler. Odonata of Maharashtra, India with notes on species distribution Desc: Its abdomen is black on dorsum up to segment 7.

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Demography and Conservation Demography and Conservation Trends. Encyclopedia of Life EOL. The eighth and ninth segments are azure blue with black upper side. Ischnura senegalensis Map data based on J. Click on a thumbnail to display the photograph at x pixels in a new window. Biodiversity Atlas – India is a species-based bioinformatics platform that is voluntarily supported by numerous organisations such as the National Centre for Biological SciencesIndian Foundation for ButterfliesDiversity Indiaand Titli Trust.


It breeds in marshes, weedy ponds and wetlands. It can be seen everywhere in the lowlands and is quite an aggressive feeder. The lateral sides are khaki yellow.

Species easily confused with: Terrestrial; Freshwater List of Habitats: Describes the general appearance of the taxon; e. Odonates of Zilpi Lake of Nagpur India with ischnuta note on the emergence of the libellulid dragonfly, Tri Describes biorhythms – those states or conditions characterised by regular repetition in time, whether on the scale of seconds, hours, days, or seasons. Read more about the Coenagrionidae family.

Documenting the fauna of a small temporary pond from Pune, Maharashtra, India Desc: The current map showing distribution of species is only indicative. Female face color Odonata. The present study was undertaken to examine the diversity, occurrence and distribution pattern of d Least Concern ver 3.