Cherry-eyed Sprite Image Gallery

Cherry-eyed Sprite, Pseudagrion sublacteum, Kersieoog-gesie.

Cherry-eyed Sprite Image Gallery images as identification aid for damselfly species Cherry-eyed Sprite, Pseudagrion sublacteum, Kersieoog-gesie.

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Pseudagrion sublacteum Cherry eye Spritet Distribution Map Dec 2020 Map
South Africa
  • The Cherry-eye Sprite occurs from central KwaZulu-Natal to Mpumalanga and Limpopo Province. It also occurs along the Orange River in the Northern Cape.
  • It occurs north to West Africa, Arabia and Israel, and also occurs on Mayotte Island in the Indian Ocean
  • Angola; Benin; Botswana; Côte d'Ivoire; Cameroon; Congo-Brazzaville; Democratic Republic of the Congo; Ethiopia; Gambia; Ghana; Kenya; Liberia; Malawi; Mali; Morocco; Mozambique; Namibia; Niger; Nigeria; Republic of Guinea; Republic of South Africa; Rwanda; Senegal; Sierra Leone; Somalia; Sudan; Swaziland; Tanzania; Togo; Uganda; Zambia; Zimbabwe
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Credit to:  Manual of Freshwater Assessment for South Africa:Dragonfly Biotic Index By Michael J. Samways & John P. Simaika


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