Tau emerald

Hemicordulia tau (Selys, 1871)

The tau emerald is a medium-sized, black and yellow dragonfly with long legs

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What habitats does Hemicordulia tau live in?

They often cruise up and down dams and other small water bodies as well as over creeks and rivers. They rarely rest spending most of their time in the air flying

What is the distribution of Hemicordulia tau?

Across most of Australia including around Tasmania

How big does Hemicordulia tau grow?

Can grow to around 50mm

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