Common name for a
with the scientific designation Ceriagrion
calamineum, and also commonly known as Common Pond-damsel. The adult male is
overall orange, with pale green eyes and pale greenish colouring on the
underside of the thorax. It has transparent wings with bluish-black nerving and
a small orangey patch at the outer front edge of the forewings, towards the
apex. The adult female is pinkish with some grey. The male of
this species is very similar to the male
Orange-tailed Sprite, yet the
thorax of the latter has more green. See also
List of Thai Insect Names.
See also WILDLIFE PICTURE.