Red and Blue Damselfly
Depositing eggs on nardoo
Murray Mallee Region
Blue Ringtail
Male, profile
Blue Ringtail (Austrolestes annulosus)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Dragonflies (Odonata)
Family: Spreadwing (Zygoptera: Lestidae)
Species: Blue Ringtail (Austrolestes annulosus)
This Photo:     Male, dorsal

General Species Information:
Found in the Murray Mallee Region
Notice with Spreadwings, they site with their wings in vertically, flat along the body, or just above, the same as Damselflies

Copyright © 2010- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 23-Jun-2010
This species is an Australian Native Species