Anax papuensisCommon name: Australian Emperor
Distribution: Found throughout Australia.
Description: The body is mottled shades of yellow, light and dark brown.
Notes: Inhabits a wide range of still and slow flowing waters.
We have photographed this species in April, May, June, July and November.
References: The Complete Field Guide to Dragonflies of Australia. Günther Theischinger and John Hawking. 2006