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  Diplacodes trivialis (Rambur, 1842)
  Family Name : Libellulidae

  Taxonomic Group : Invertebrates (Dragonfly and Damselfly)

  Common Names : Blue Percher

Blue Percher
  • Description
    • Description :
      This is a small dragonfly. Mature males are light bluish. It has bright blue eyes and black abdomen tip. Its anal appendages are white in colour. Females have pale greenish yellow marking on its black body. Eyes are brown on top and yellow below.
  • Ecology, Habitat & Location
    • Habitats :
      Parks & Gardens
      Distribution :
      A common species in open marshes, drains and other disturbed areas. Places where it has been sighted includes Jurong Central Park wetland and Gardens-by-the-Bay.
      Parks & Gardens :
      Jurong Central Park
  • 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. 

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