Inland Ringtail
Female, being held before Mating
Murray Mallee Region
Spur-throated Locust
Wandering Ringtail (Austrolestes leda ?)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Dragonflies (Odonata)
Family: Spreadwing (Zygoptera: Lestidae)
Species: Wandering Ringtail (Austrolestes leda ?)
This Photo:     Male, ventral

Thank you Reiner Richter for identifying this species for us

General Species Information:
Found in the Murray Mallee Region, SA, and possibly elsewhere
Reiner says may be either A. leda or A. io

Copyright © 2011- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 19-Apr-2011
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.