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Odonata (Dragonflies & Damselflies)

Acisoma panorpoides
Trumpet tail
Native
Acrogomphus malayanus
Malayan hooktail
Native
Aethriamanta aethra
Blue adjudant
Native
Aethriamanta brevipennis
Scarlet adjudant
Native
Aethriamanta gracilis
Pond adjudant
Native
Agriocnemis femina
Variable wisp
Native
Agriocnemis nana
Dwarf wisp
Native
Agriocnemis pygmaea
Wandering wisp
Native
Agrionoptera insignis
Grenadier
Native
Agrionoptera sexlineata
Handsome grenadier
Native
Amphicnemis gracilis
Will-o-wisp
Native
Anax guttatus
Emperor
Native
Archibasis melanocyana
Blue-nosed sprite
Native
Archibasis viola
Violet sprite
Native
Argiocnemis rubescens rubeola
Variable sprite
Native
Brachydiplax chalybea
Blue dasher
Native
Brachydiplax farinosa
Black-tailed dasher
Native
Brachythemis contaminata
Common amberwing
Native
Camacinia gigantea
Sultan
Native
Ceriagrion cerinorubellum
Ornate coraltail
Native
Ceriagrion chaoi
Fiery coraltail
Native
Chalybeothemis fluviatilis
Green-eyed percher
Native
Coeliccia albicauda
White-tailed sylvan
Native
Coeliccia didyma
Twin-spotted sylvan
Native
Coeliccia octogesima
Telephone sylvan
Native
Copera marginipes
Yellow featherlegs
Native
Copera vittata
Variable featherlegs
Native
Cratilla lineata
Lined forest-skimmer
Native
Cratilla metallica
Dark-tipped forest-skimmer
Native
Crocothemis servilia
Common scarlet
Native
Devadatta argyoides
Malayan grisette
Native
Diplacodes nebulosa
Black-tipped percher
Native
Diplacodes trivialis
Blue percher
Native
Drepanosticta quadrata
Singapore shadowdamsel
Native
Dysphaea dimidiata
Black velvetwing
Nationally Extinct
Epophthalmia vittigera
Pond cruiser
Native
Euphaea impar
Blue-sided satinwing
Native
Gynacantha bayadera
Small duskhawker
Native
Gynacantha dohrni
Spear-tail duskhawker
Native
Gynacantha subinterrupta
Dingy duskhawker
Native
Heliaeschna crassa
Nighthawker
Native
Heliaeschna uninervulata
Lesser nighthawker
Native
Heliogomphus kelantanensis
Malayan grappletail
Native
Hydrobasileus croceus
Water monarch
Native
Ictinogomphus decoratus melaenops
Common flangetail
Native
Idionyx yolanda
Shadowdancer
Native
Indothemis limbata
Restless demon
Native
Ischnura senegalensis
Common bluetail
Native
Lathrecista asiatica
Scarlet grenadier
Native
Lestes praemorsus decipiens
Crenulated spreadwing
Native
Libellago aurantiaca
Fiery gem
Native
Libellago hyalina
Clearwing gem
Native
Libellago lineata
Golden gem
Native
Libellago stigmatizans
Orange-face gem
Nationally Extinct
Lyriothemis cleis
Bombardier
Native
Macrodiplax cora
Coastal glider
Native
Macrogomphus quadratus
Forktail
Native
Macromia cincta
Stream cruiser
Native
Merogomphus femoralis
Malayan spineleg
Native
Microgomphus chelifer
Tiny sheartail
Native
Mortonagrion arthuri
Arthur’s midget
Native
Mortonagrion falcatum
Hooked midget
Native
Nannophya pygmaea
Scarlet pygmy
Native
Nesoxenia lineata
Striped grenadier
Native
Neurobasis chinensis
Green metalwing
Nationally Extinct
Neurothemis fluctuans
Common parasol
Native
Onychargia atrocyana
Shorttail
Native
Onychothemis testacea
Riverhawk
Native
Orchithemis pruinans
Blue sentinel
Native
Orchithemis pulcherrima
Variable sentinel
Native
Orolestes wallacei
Great spreadwing
Nationally Extinct
Orthetrum chrysis
Spine-tufted skimmer
Native
Orthetrum glaucum
Blue skimmer
Native
Orthetrum luzonicum
Slender blue skimmer
Native
Orthetrum sabina
Variegated green skimmer
Native
Orthetrum testaceum
Scarlet skimmer
Native
Pantala flavescens
Wandering glider
Native
Paragomphus capricornis
Banded hooktail
Native
Pericnemis stictica
Dryad
Native
Podolestes orientalis
Blue-spotted flatwing
Native
Pornothemis starrei
Mangrove marshal
Native
Potamarcha congener
Common chaser
Native
Prodasineura collaris
Collared threadtail
Native
Prodasineura humeralis
Orange-striped threadtail
Native
Prodasineura interrupta
Interrupted threadtail
Native
Prodasineura notostigma
Crescent threadtail
Native
Pseudagrion australasiae
Look-alike sprite
Native
Pseudagrion microcephalum
Blue sprite
Native
Pseudagrion pruinosum
Grey sprite
Native
Pseudothemis jorina
Banded skimmer
Native
Raphismia bispina
Mangrove dwarf
Native
Rhodothemis rufa
Common redbolt
Native
Rhyothemis obsolescens
Bronze flutterer
Native
Rhyothemis phyllis
Yellow-barred flutterer
Native
Rhyothemis triangularis
Sapphire flutterer
Native
Risiophlebia dohrni
Potbellied elf
Native
Teinobasis ruficollis
Red-tailed sprite
Native
Tetracanthagyna plagiata
Giant hawker
Native
Tetrathemis irregularis
Elf
Native
Tholymis tillarga
White-barred duskhawk
Native

Odonata (Dragonflies & Damselflies)