Austrolestes ioCommon name: Iota Ringtail

Meaning of name: Unknown.

Distribution: Occurs in western and south-eastern parts of Australia.

Description: This damselfly is dark with blue markings.

We have photographed this species in May.

Notes: The larvae inhabit pools, lakes, ponds and swamps.

References: The Complete Field Guide to Dragonflies of Australia. Günther Theischinger and John Hawking. 2006

Atlas of Living Australia