Gynacantha tibiata Karsch, 1891Aeshnidae
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Male identification:

  • Thorax green.
  • Abdomen blue at base, S8-9 orange.

Female identification:

  • Thorax dark.
  • Abdomen dark in basal half shading to orange-brown in posterior half.
  • Eyes green.

Size: Very large

Body length: 71.0

Local distribution: Atlantic lowlands.

Habitat: Ponds in forest.

Species range in Middle America: Costa Rica to Panama, South America

Male abdomen length: 48

Updated: 7 March 2007





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