Remartinia luteipennis (Burmeister, 1839)Aeshnidae

Male identification:

  • Thorax brown with two broad lime green bars.
  • Abdomen dark with minimal green markings.

Female identification:

  • Color pattern similar to male.
  • Cerci only 2-3 mm long.

Size: Very large

Body length: 77.0-78.0

Local distribution: Both slopes at 800 - 1500 m.

Habitat: Pools in slow streams and isolated ponds in open areas or near forest.

Species range in Middle America: USA, Mexico, Honduras to Panama, South America

Male abdomen length: 55

Female abdomen length: 48

Female hindwing length: 47

Updated: 7 March 2007

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