Misagria sp.

Skimmer


Misagria sp., Skimmer, photo from Guyana

 

Family: Libellulidae

Size: 34 - 45 mm in genus

 

Genus Misagria contains four described species. Garrison et al. (2006) state that the discovery of additional species is likely.

Range for this genus is the Amazon River watershed; its species are also found in the central and southern Guianas.

Photo location: along the Rupununi River, Guyana. The insect pictured is a female.

Determined by: Dr. Bill Mauffray, Florida State Collection of Arthropods.

Skimmer, Misagria sp., Guyana image


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