Diplacodes bipunctataCommon name: Wandering Percher
Distribution: Occurs throughout mainland Australia (not Tasmania).
Description: The males are red with black markings. The females are yellow with black markings.
Notes: Inhabits a wide range of still and sluggish waters.
We have photographed this species in August and every month from November to April.
References: The Complete Field Guide to Dragonflies of Australia. Günther Theischinger and John Hawking. 2006