Coryphaeschna apeora Paulson, 1994Aeshnidae
Female
Female

Male identification:

  • Top of frons with a weak black T-mark.
  • A conspicuous brown spot on mesepisternum.
  • Thorax dull green.
  • Abdomen red brown.
  • Male inferior appendage 2/3 length of superior.

Female identification:

  • Top of frons with a weak black T-mark.
  • A conspicuous brown spot on mesepisternum.
  • Thorax dull green.
  • Abdomen red brown and unmarked, except lower posterior corners of S8-9 black.
  • Large, abodomen 58-60 mm.

Size: Large

Body length: 92.0 f

Local distribution: Atlantic slope from lowlands to 650 m.

Habitat: Small forest streams.

Species range in Middle America: Mexico, Belize, Costa Rica

Updated: 7 March 2007





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