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    • Chlorocyphidae
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    • Caballitos joya
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    • Jewels

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Observer

muir

Date

August 16, 2014 02:26 PM SAST

Description

Observation of the trip!!

I remember marveling at an observation posted by Greg Lasley of this critter -- I was ecstatic to see it in real life.

On stones in the river, in the middle of an above average current.

Photos / Sounds

What

Dancing Jewel Platycypha caligata

Observer

martingrimm

Date

May 31, 2014 04:05 PM EAT

Description

female (and male in second picture)

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

ivijayanand

Date

May 27, 2014 07:23 AM IST

Description

Location: Makunda Christian Hospital, Karimganj District, Assam

Date: 27th May 2014

Equipment: Nikon D800 with Micro-Nikkor 105mm

Photos / Sounds

Observer

ivijayanand

Date

May 20, 2014 06:22 AM IST

Description

Stream Ruby

Location: Makunda Christian Hospital, Karimganj District, Assam

Date: 20th May 2014

Equipment: Nikon D800 with Micro-Nikkor 105mm

Photos / Sounds

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What

Dancing jewel Platycypha caligata

Observer

martingrimm

Date

May 23, 2014 03:39 PM EAT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Dancing Jewel Platycypha caligata

Observer

martingrimm

Date

May 18, 2014 03:29 PM EAT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Jewels Family Chlorocyphidae

Observer

snidge

Date

October 21, 2013 11:58 AM CAT

Place

Tsangano (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

rachitsingh98

Date

March 29, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Dancing Jewel (Platycypha caligata) Platycypha caligata

Observer

snidge

Date

June 15, 2011 12:10 PM CAT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

varunkher23

Date

November 5, 2013

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Family Chlorocyphidae Family Chlorocyphidae

Observer

maractwin

Date

September 14, 2008 08:04 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Family Chlorocyphidae Family Chlorocyphidae

Observer

maractwin

Date

September 14, 2008 08:03 AM EDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Chlorocyphidae is a family of damselfies, commonly known as jewels. They are most commonly found in Africa and Asia.

No range data available.