Keyword Search Tips |  Advanced Search
Display Options
Results per Page
Sort By
What's New
Popular View
Plant & Animal Corner
  • Malayan Horned Frog
  • Gardenia cf. nitida
  • Eight-Spotted Crab Spider
  • Aechmea tayoensis
Please Choose a Category:
Popular Keywords
round_tl round_tr
frame Visitors Counter
frame 716425
round_bl round_br
  Acisoma panorpoides Rambur, 1842
  Family Name : Libellulidae

  Taxonomic Group : Invertebrates (Dragonfly and Damselfly)

  Common Names : Trumpet Tail

Trumpet Tail
  • Description
    • Description :
      Easily recognised by its bulging abdomen. Mature males are blue while females are light green.
  • Ecology, Habitat & Location
    • Ecological Notes :
      A common species found in ponds at most park. It usually perches on pondside vegetation.
      Habitats :
      Parks & Gardens, Terrestrial
      Nature Reserves :
      Bukit Timah Nature Reserve, Central Catchment Nature Reserve, Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve
      Parks & Gardens :
      Ang Mo Kio Town Garden West, Bishan Park, Kent Ridge Park, Punggol Park, Singapore Botanic Gardens
  • Status
    • Species Status :
      Conservation Status :
  • References
    • Ngiam, R. 2011. Dragonflies of our parks and gardens. Singapore: National Parks Board. 110pp. 
      Tang, H.B., Wang, L.K. & Hämäläinen, M. 2010. A photographic guide to the dragonflies of Singapore. Singapore: Raffles Museum of Biodiversity Research. 222pp. 

   Last updated on:

  Download Image  Print Page

Public Comment     

Total page hits: 139
© 2013 National Parks Board, Singapore. Supported client browser: IE6+, Firefox 1.05+, Chrome 12+, Opera 7.52+, Netscape 7.1+