Micrathyria cf. pseudeximia

Tropical Dasher

Neotropical Dasher, Micrathyria sp. or Nephepeltia sp.


Family: Libellulidae

Subfamily: Brachydiplacinae

Length: 24 - 41 mm in the genus


Micrathyria species are found in ponds, lakes, oxbows, canals, and marshes (Garrison, Ellenrieder, and Louton, 2006).

Photo location: Montsinéry, French Guiana. 

Micrathyria cf. pseudeximia, Skimmers, image from French Guiana

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