Last Updated on Monday, 04 April, 2022 07:39:47 PM


Damselflies of Borneo  >  Family Coenagrionidae 細蟌科  >  Genus Pseudagrion  >


Pseudagrion sp HILLZONE 婆羅洲細蟌

Family Coenagrionidae 細蟌科
Pseudagrion sp HILLZONE 婆羅洲細蟌

This is a new record for Borneo in 2017 and need scientists further verification.

Male Pseudagrion sp HILLZONE 婆羅洲細蟌Female Pseudagrion sp HILLZONE 婆羅洲細蟌


This pair of male and female were found in coupling, thus it is sure that they are the same species. 2017-06-28 Hill zone

 

MALE FEMALE
ale Pseudagrion sp HILLZONE 婆羅洲細蟌

46mm
hind wing length = 23mm

Female Pseudagrion sp HILLZONE 婆羅洲細蟌

44mm
hind wing length = 25mm

Male thorax
Male thorax
Female thorax
Female thorax
Male secondary genitalia on segments 2-3
Male secondary genitalia on segments 2-3
Female segment 2
Female segment 2
Male anal appendages
Male anal appendages
Female ovipositor
Female ovipositor
   
   

 


A pair of  Pseudagrion sp HILLZONE
A pair of  Pseudagrion sp HILLZONE


Shallow rainwater habitats in Sabah where damselfly Pseudagrion sp HILLZONE were found.
Shallow rainwater habitats in Sabah where damselfly Pseudagrion sp HILLZONE were found.
2017-06-26 MON 13:13



Out of the global 10 families of damselflies, the following 6 families  are found in Borneo Island :

01- Family Calopterygidae 色蟌科
02- Family Chlorocyphidae 鼻蟌科
03- Family Coenagrionidae 細蟌科
04- Family Euphaeidae 溪蟌科
05- Family Lestidae 絲蟌科
06- Family Protoneuridae 原蟌科

RELATED  TOPICS


GUIDE TO COMMON SPIDERS IN BORNEO ISLAND
A Guide to Common Spiders in BORNEO ISLAND



HEAD of Damselflies

Damselfly head include :
1- compound eyes,
2- ocelli,
3- antennae,
4- mouth structures


Common dragonflies in Borneo Island
Dragonflies of Borneo

"With 275 named species so far recorded in Borneo, the island has one of the richest and most exciting dragonfly faunas in the world. More than 40% of species occur nowhere else, making it the most distinctive sub-region of Sundaland." A Guide to the Dragonflies of Borneo by Albert G. Orr
 


GO FURTHER


FLORA
Ficus subgelderi 淡金榕
Fig trees of Sabah

Borneo has 150 species of wild fig trees. Most of them are found in forests of Sabah.


FISHERIES
Tiger Prawn Farms in Tawau
Tiger Prawn Farms in Tawau

Prawn farming is a main commercial activities in Tawau. Spawners from Tawau are graded the best in Malaysia. For decades, Tawau has been exporting high-grade tiger prawns to several countries such as Korea, Japan, Taiwan, China, Vietnam, Singapore, Egypt and Australia.






Web Analytics
Damselflies of Borneo