Scientific Name: Orthetrum chrysis
Common Name: Spine-tufted Skimmer
This dragonfly is very common in ponds, drains, in both nature reserves, parks and other disturbed wastelands.
The male’s eyes are dark grey, thorax is dark brown, abdomen is red. Male has a distinct curved tuft of setae at Segment two of the abdomen. Female is reddish brown with obscure markings.