Nesciothemis farinosa: description of the final stadium larva (Odonata: Libellulidae)
International Journal of Odonatology, Volume 7, Issue 1, Pages 73-78, 2004
Published: 1 April 2004 (Received: 22 May 2003, Accepted: 6 October 2003)
A written description and illustrations of the final stadium larva of Nesciothemis farinosa are presented, based on larvae and exuviae collected in Namibia. The larvae were reared in the laboratory until emergence. Additionally, information on larval microhabitat, behaviour and development is provided.
Keywords: Odonata, dragonfly, Nesciothemis farinosa, larval description, notes on ecology and development
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