Scientific Name: Austroargiolestes icteromelas
Other Common Names: Common Flatwing, Common Australian Flatwing
Species documented in 1862 by Selys.
A medium sized damselfly with a slender body. The body ranges in shades of metallic blue to almost black. They can reach up to 50mm in size.
Closeby to a source of running water.
The Austroargiolestes icteromelas is known to have long flight seasons, last up to five or six months (Hawking & New, 2002)