Slender Ringtail
Teneral Female, profile
Slender Ringtail
Teneral Female, Head, dorsal
Slender Ringtail (Austrolestes analis)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Dragonflies (Odonata)
Family: Spreadwing (Zygoptera: Lestidae)     iNaturalist Observation
Species: Slender Ringtail (Austrolestes analis)
This Photo:     🔍Teneral Female, Thorax, profile🔎

Thank you Reiner Richter for confirming the id of this species for us

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
~39mm long.
Found one Teneral Female in May.

Copyright © 2023 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 16-May-2023
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.