Monday, October 27, 2008

Libellulidae - Diplacodes nebulosa

Libellulidae - Diplacodes nebulosa (Fabricius, 1793)

Diplacodes nebulosa is a small size (hw 19 mm) dragonfly species. It is commonly found at exposed habitats, and it likes to hang around areas covered by short grasses and marshes. Diplacodes nebulosa is not that beautiful compared to other dragonfly species. The dark tips on both the fore and hindwings are distinctive to identify the species.