New species of dragonfly found near urban water supply

Main report: Researchers identify new species of dragonfly in Brazil
(Phys.org)
Other Reporting: EurekAlert, ResearchGate, Phys.org
Scientific Paper:     (Plazi Treatment)
New Taxa: Erythrodiplax ana
Species named for: author Guillermo-Ferreira's wife Ana
Categories: Insects | New Species
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A new species of dragonfly was found in an urban area, in a habitat from which city water is sourced.  It has a brown spot on each of its four wingtips and a bluish waxy body coating.
Photo: Rhainer Guillermo Ferreira

Photo: Rhainer Guillermo Ferreira

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