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Diplacodes melanopsis

Black-faced Percher at Bega, NSW

Diplacodes melanopsis at Bega, NSW - 4 Jan 2022
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Identification history

Diplacodes melanopsis 22 Jan 2022 HarveyPerkins
Unidentified 19 Jan 2022 KylieWaldon

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There were lots of these dragonflies moving about and landing but had to move on so no more pics.

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Tristaniopsis laurina (Kanooka, Water Gum) at Bega, NSW - 3 Jan 2022 by KylieWaldon
Tristaniopsis laurina (Kanooka, Water Gum) at Bega, NSW - 3 Jan 2022 by KylieWaldon
Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Bega, NSW - 19 Jan 2020 by MatthewHiggins
Thyreocephalus sp. (genus) (Rove beetle) at Bega, NSW - 16 Aug 2019 by Harrisi
Braconidae sp. (family) (Unidentified braconid wasp) at Bega, NSW - 16 Aug 2019 by Harrisi

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 10 Abundance
  • 4 Jan 2022 07:18 AM Recorded on
  • KylieWaldon Recorded by

Additional information

  • sedgy grass Associated plant
  • 25mm to 50mm Animal size

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