Dragonflies | Namibia
Introduction: Black-winged Widows (Palpopleura lucia) occur at swamps. The name lucia is of importance in Swedish folklore (apparently!)
Colouration: Totally black forewings, black back of the thorax.
Breeding: Emergence from moulting from old skin until ready for aerial life is anything from 20mins to a couple of hours.
Flight season: September, December and March.
Conservation: Not threatened.
40 Room lodge only 4km from the park. Offers self catering units and a restaurant
Situated inside the Etosha Park some of the units available here offer self catering opportunities
Extremely busy accommodation inside the park with a good spot-lit waterhole, great choice if location is deciding factor on where to stay