Day 11 - Frogs near Forbes

28 April 2012
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There were hundreds of these frogs at a small creek near Forbes in central NSW. They appear to be juvenile Limnodynastes tasmaniensis.

As this was the end of my Queensland trip here's a summary of some personal highlights. My primary goal was to observe new odonata and I did photograph about seven new species.
    Damselflies:
  1. Agriocnemis pygmaea
  2. Argiocnemis rubescens
  3. Austroagrion watsoni
  4. Austroargiolestes amabilis new
  5. Austroargiolestes icteromelas
  6. Austrolestes leda
  7. Diphlebia nymphoides
  8. Episynlestes albicauda new
  9. Griseargiolestes fontanus new
  10. Ischnura aurora
  11. Ischnura heterosticta
  12. Nososticta solida
  13. Pseudagrion aureofrons
  14. Pseudagrion ignifer
  15. Synlestes selysi new
  16. Synlestes weyersii
  17. Xanthagrion erythroneurum
    Dragonflies:
  1. Austroaeschna pulchra
  2. Austroaeschna sigma
  3. Austroaeschna unicornis
  4. Austrogomphus amphiclitus
  5. Crocothemis nigrifrons
  6. Diplacodes bipunctata
  7. Diplacodes haematodes
  8. Eusynthemis aurolineata new (yet to be confirmed)
  9. Hemianax papuensis
  10. Hemicordulia australiae
  11. Hemicordulia intermedia new
  12. Hemicordulia tau
  13. Hemigomphus heteroclytus
  14. Ictinogomphus australis new
  15. Orthetrum caledonicum
  16. Orthetrum villosovittatum
  17. Zyxomma elgneri new


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