TRITHEMIS aurora – Libellulidae

The species is known as Trithemis aurora - Libellulidae, which has a beautiful appearance, with pink body all over the males, while in females is golden brown with dark lines on thorax and abdomen. This species is commonly found in many places, but more often in watersheds (rarely found in swamps). Usually, they perched on … Continue reading TRITHEMIS aurora – Libellulidae


RHINOCYPHA monochroa – Chlorocyphidae

My encounter with this damselfly species has been a long time, but I never got to take pictures of them. I was able to take photos of them on November 13, 2016. Based on the existing references, known as the Blue Stream, Rhinocypha monochroa - Chlorocyphidae. This species is damselfly, very interesting, measuring 2.7 to … Continue reading RHINOCYPHA monochroa – Chlorocyphidae

HUNTING in Bantimurung National Park

In December 25, 2016, coincides with Christmas Day, I travel to Maros and Makassar (in South Sulawesi), with my objectives will visit the Bantimurung-Bulusaraung National Park. Of course, to hunt dragonflies and butterflies, because I heard that in Bantimurung very many butterflies. Even the National Park is known as "The Kingdom of Butterfly". Accompanied by … Continue reading HUNTING in Bantimurung National Park

CELEBOTHEMIS delecollei – Libellulidae

One specific type of dragonfly in Sulawesi, is Celebothemis delecollei - Libellulidae. Various reports on this species is found among others in North Sulawesi. In South Sulawesi, the number of species is relatively abundant, and often I found in Parepare and several locations in Enrekang. Usually in October to February. This species is relatively familiar, … Continue reading CELEBOTHEMIS delecollei – Libellulidae