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Gastropods (Class Gastropoda)

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bmoseps

Date

July 5, 2021 11:44 AM UTC
Mollusks

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Molluscs (Phylum Mollusca)

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bmoseps

Date

July 5, 2021 11:45 AM UTC

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Southern African Crocodile (Crocodylus niloticus ssp. cowiei)

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ricky_taylor

Date

February 16, 2003 03:25 PM SAST

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Longtail Spiny Eel (Mastacembelus frenatus)

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intotheokavango

Date

August 30, 2021 10:18 AM EDT

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White-throated Monitor (Varanus albigularis ssp. albigularis)

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derekdlh

Date

October 2, 2021 05:33 PM CAT

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Pinks, Cactuses, and Allies (Order Caryophyllales)

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robert_taylor

Date

January 21, 2020 09:13 AM SAST

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georgewilson

Date

July 17, 2021 10:36 AM CET

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Tailless Whipscorpions (Order Amblypygi)

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richard_mazebedi

Date

June 27, 2021 02:34 PM UTC

Description

Taken by Richard Mazebedi, very interesting defense behavior.

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Zambezi Threadtail (Elattoneura cellularis)

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niallp

Date

February 23, 2019 02:23 PM SAST

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Ross's Turaco (Musophaga rossae)

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niallp

Date

August 29, 2017 05:43 PM SAST

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Purple Vlei Harlequin (Eulophia horsfallii)

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ricky_taylor

Date

June 28, 2021 03:28 PM SAST

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Western Honey Bee (Apis mellifera)

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adamwelz

Date

February 21, 2019 05:45 PM SAST

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Date

April 30, 2021 07:11 AM SAST

Tags

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vincentromera

Date

May 8, 2021 01:23 PM UTC

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robert_taylor

Date

December 7, 2019 11:16 AM SAST

Description

On elephant dung

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Armyworm Moths (Genus Spodoptera)

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kyliepb

Date

April 27, 2021 12:17 PM UTC

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Armyworm Moths (Genus Spodoptera)

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royden_dall

Date

April 10, 2021 10:46 AM SAST

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What

Broad-winged Damselflies (Family Calopterygidae)

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leafhopperskip

Date

November 20, 2012 05:49 PM EST

Description

Nymph taken when conducting macroinvertebrate survey of Apple Creek in Grosjean Park. Photo taken by Paul Swarmer.

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Mealybugs (Family Pseudococcidae)

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botswanabugs

Date

March 16, 2021

Description

attracted to light. First time i have seen this !

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Date

February 27, 2021 08:37 AM SAST

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magdastlucia

Date

May 16, 2021 12:35 PM SAST

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robert_taylor

Date

May 2, 2021 09:14 PM SAST

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rianafourie

Date

April 30, 2021 07:27 AM SAST

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nas9

Date

May 2, 2021 06:10 AM UTC

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Lime Basil (Ocimum americanum)

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lyn_francey

Date

May 3, 2021 07:54 AM UTC

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amarsaci

Date

August 4, 2018

Place

El Hadaiek (Google, OSM)

Description

Libellule

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Skimmers (Family Libellulidae)

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birdexplorers

Description

One seen near natural mountain pool with stream flows. 1830 m.

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Southern African Barbs (Genus Enteromius)

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robert_taylor

Date

October 3, 2020 05:31 PM SAST

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Dragonflies (Suborder Anisoptera)

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stefaneakame

Date

April 12, 2021 05:34 PM CEST

Place

Centre, CM (Google, OSM)

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Black Percher (Diplacodes lefebvrii)

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angelomg

Date

April 4, 2021 04:20 PM +03

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White-faced Whistling-Duck (Dendrocygna viduata)

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amanda625

Date

April 5, 2019 07:14 AM SAST

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White-faced Whistling-Duck (Dendrocygna viduata)

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jtomoleoni

Date

June 2018

Place

Missing Location

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Rice-field Water-Nymph (Najas graminea)

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robert_taylor

Date

March 28, 2021 12:05 PM SAST

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Black Emperor (Anax tristis)

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hannah_edwards

Date

April 2, 2021 08:03 PM SAST

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What

Western Fingertail (Gomphidia gamblesi)

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violettederozier

Date

February 26, 2020 03:29 PM CET

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Migrant Hawker (Aeshna mixta)

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naturalist5449

Date

October 11, 2019

Description

حشرات

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Clubbed Talontail (Crenigomphus hartmanni)

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nkhankanka

Date

December 15, 2020 05:18 AM SAST

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Spectacled Skimmer (Orthetrum icteromelas)

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thierrycordenos

Date

January 2, 2017 11:58 AM HST

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carowithey

Date

March 6, 2021 09:38 AM +03

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What

Blue Emperor (Anax imperator)

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flamelily

Date

March 8, 2021

Description

Found dead on path in greenbelt. Very large

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robert_taylor

Date

September 29, 2017 07:13 PM SAST

Description

6 individuals were attracted to a light trap

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Widows (Genus Palpopleura)

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kenbehrens

Date

January 6, 2021 10:39 AM UTC

Place

Tsaranoro (Google, OSM)

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Green Marsh Hawk (Orthetrum sabina)

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gego

Date

August 30, 2015 12:53 PM CEST

Description

Orthetrum sabina

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Sprites (Genus Pseudagrion)

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markusgmeiner

Date

February 27, 2021 09:23 PM SAST

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What

Southern Springhare (Pedetes capensis)

Observer

alexfrood

Date

August 6, 2019 05:53 PM CEST

Description

First known wild observations and discovery of natural fluorescent in an old world mammal or any mammal outside of North and Central America, images of the Springhare taken in August 2019. Incredible to see it’s orange and pink glow firsthand, especially when it wasn’t expected! Accidental discovery whilst out photographing scorpions under UV light

Shot using a Nikon D850 Handheld with a Nitecore Chameleon C6 ( 365nm ) torch.

For anyone interested in February 2020 a Scientific journal was released by a American research group ( no relation to me ) about this UV trait and science behind it from research in museum & zoo specimens in the US.

There are a few more images, but you might be able to imagine photographing a rather skittish nocturnal creature on foot with a UV torch in one hand and a large DSLR in the other during a unexpected encounter whilst also trying to expose a camera correctly for UV light isn’t the easiest thing to do the split second.

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Violet Dropwing (Trithemis annulata)

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nicovr

Date

May 29, 2018 02:15 PM CET

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What

Western Pila (Pila occidentalis)

Observer

kim2018

Date

February 17, 2021 01:16 PM SAST

Description

huge freshwater snail at least 5cm. is this locally indigenous?

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Southern Meyer's Parrot (Poicephalus meyeri ssp. transvaalensis)

Observer

robert_taylor

Date

August 3, 2014

Description

Meyer^s Parrot


The second picture with much more yellow on the head

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Tiny White Wild Hibiscus (Hibiscus micranthus)

Observer

robert_taylor

Date

December 24, 2020 11:22 AM SAST

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Butterfly Flutterer (Rhyothemis mariposa)

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william6

Date

March 19, 2019 02:09 PM SAST

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Southern Hawker (Aeshna cyanea)

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johnlyden

Date

August 11, 2010 02:50 PM BST

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What

Stout Pintail (Acisoma inflatum)

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mlanguy

Date

September 13, 2020 03:11 PM HST

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Orange Emperor (Anax speratus)

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violettederozier

Date

October 31, 2018 07:13 AM CET

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Denim Dropwing (Trithemis donaldsoni)

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steveball

Date

December 30, 2020 02:57 PM SAST

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Large Striped Swordtail (Graphium antheus)

Date

December 14, 2020 09:29 AM SAST

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What

Southern Serval (Leptailurus serval ssp. serval)

Observer

morten

Date

October 27, 2019 06:57 AM CET

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Lucia Widow (Palpopleura lucia)

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luckyatabo

Date

January 10, 2021 10:48 AM CET

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Red-necked Buzzard (Buteo auguralis)

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henry_parsons

Date

January 9, 2021 05:11 PM SAST

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Skylight Flutterer (Rhyothemis fenestrina)

Date

January 8, 2021 03:41 PM SAST

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robert_taylor

Date

December 22, 2020 11:13 PM SAST

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Black-splashed Elf (Tetrathemis polleni)

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erwinsieben

Date

December 10, 2020 10:32 AM SAST

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What

Furbelly (Archaeophlebia martini)

Observer

jujurenoult

Date

December 7, 2007

Description

Namorona river 1 km above the Ranomafana village - Ranomafana National Park

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Whining Forest Cicada (Dyticopycna semiclara)

Observer

ricky_taylor

Date

December 30, 2020 04:42 PM SAST

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Orangewing Cicadas (Genus Platypleura)

Observer

ricky_taylor

Date

December 28, 2020 06:09 AM SAST

Description

About 20 individuals together

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angelomg

Date

December 17, 2020 08:37 AM +03

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What

Butterflies and Moths (Order Lepidoptera)

Observer

botswanabugs

Date

December 23, 2020

Description

Rocky hillside near large filled river. One larva seen on woody branch of grewia sp https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/66992400

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Date

December 20, 2020 01:37 PM SAST

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Tussock Moths (Subfamily Lymantriinae)

Observer

ricky_taylor

Date

August 5, 2017

Place

Mtunzini R (Google, OSM)

Description

Bronze moth with white patch on wing


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Kivu Reed Frog (Hyperolius kivuensis)

Observer

jeremy_botswana

Date

December 20, 2020 10:12 AM SAST

Description

Same frog but I just found him and got some more photos, you can see the red on its leg.

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What

Kivu Reed Frog (Hyperolius kivuensis)

Observer

jeremy_botswana

Date

December 19, 2020 07:37 PM SAST

Description

I think this is some type of red frog. It is roughly 30 mm. It has a bright vivid red stripe on the two back legs on the inner side of the leg, it only extends to the knee joint of the leg.

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Red-veined Dropwing (Trithemis arteriosa)

Observer

philippa5000

Date

December 10, 2020 04:31 PM SAST

Description

Females showing waiting for males?

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Caddisflies (Order Trichoptera)

Date

July 6, 2019 03:34 AM CET

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What

Skylight Flutterer (Rhyothemis fenestrina)

Observer

philippe_lecuyer

Date

November 28, 2020 10:59 AM UTC

Description

Au bord de la Lefini, Congo

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Cape Julia Skimmer (Orthetrum julia ssp. capicola)

Observer

sallyslak

Date

August 24, 2020 05:01 AM SAST

Description

Nymph collected from water trough in garden 27 March 2020 (https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/40874462)
22 July two more nymphs added.
20 August - nymph positions itself on the side of the container above the water line.
24 August - adult emerges. First photos 07:00.
25 August - final photos 08:30 when it had to be encouraged to leave.
26 August - second adult emerges.
https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/57716400

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ricky_taylor

Date

November 20, 2020 01:23 PM SAST

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Bluetail Sprite (Pseudagrion nubicum)

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robert_taylor

Date

April 7, 2018 05:14 PM SAST

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Bluetail Sprite (Pseudagrion nubicum)

Observer

robert_taylor

Date

March 31, 2018 03:23 PM SAST

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What

Bluetail Sprite (Pseudagrion nubicum)

Observer

robert_taylor

Date

March 21, 2018 03:59 PM SAST

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botswanabugs

Date

December 7, 2019

Description

day

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Devil's Trumpets (Genus Datura)

Observer

tonyrebelo

Date

August 30, 2018 10:33 AM SAST

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What

Dragonflies (Suborder Anisoptera)

Observer

cabintom

Date

March 14, 2019 12:14 PM EET

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What

Julia Skimmer (Orthetrum julia)

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cabintom

Date

March 14, 2019 12:23 PM EET

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What

Saddled Jungleskimmer (Hadrothemis camarensis)

Observer

violettederozier

Date

March 13, 2020 02:19 PM CET

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What

Swamp Bluet (Africallagma glaucum)

Observer

colin25

Date

November 21, 2014

Description

Swamp Bluets


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What

Okavango Dropwing (Trithemis palustris)

Date

March 10, 2020 11:25 AM CET

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Perchers (Genus Diplacodes)

Observer

philbenstead

Date

January 14, 2016 07:46 AM CET

Place

Madagascar (Google, OSM)

Description

an undescribed taxon

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Observer

gdupuy

Date

November 2020

Place

Missing Location

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What

Tigertail (Ictinogomphus ferox)

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rob_palmer

Date

February 12, 2020 01:18 PM SAST

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Crimson Dropwing (Trithemis selika)

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franky-m

Date

September 6, 2018 01:51 PM CEST

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What

Malagasy Bluet (Azuragrion kauderni)

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markuslilje

Date

November 14, 2012 12:20 PM SAST

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daryldbs

Date

October 2020

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philbenstead

Date

January 9, 2016 10:53 AM CET

Place

Madagascar (Google, OSM)

Description

undescribed taxon

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What

Stream Hawker (Pinheyschna subpupillata)

Observer

rogerioferreira

Date

October 2020

Place

Huambo, AO (Google, OSM)

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What

Mahogany Presba (Syncordulia venator)

Observer

sallyslak

Date

October 2020

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christensen_tim

Date

August 1, 2019 06:47 AM EDT

Place

Togo (Google, OSM)

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What

Sunflowers, Daisies, Asters, and Allies (Family Asteraceae)

Observer

kyledenobrega

Date

September 27, 2020 09:12 AM UTC

Place

Botswana (Google, OSM)

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What

Egg-shaped Lanistes (Lanistes ovum)

Date

July 25, 2019 01:02 PM CET

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Observer

rfmc

Date

September 13, 2020 01:29 PM WEST

Place

Bissau (Google, OSM)

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robert_taylor

Date

July 30, 2018 12:27 PM SAST

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What

Spread-winged Damselflies (Family Lestidae)

Observer

jannel2

Date

July 17, 2020 04:13 PM SAST