Scientific name: Macromia berlandi
Habitat: woodland stream with sandy substrate
Body length: 73-77 mm
Distribution in Hong Kong: Mainly in north and central New Territories, e.g. Luk Keng, Hok Tau, Sham Tseng, Nam Chung. Also recorded in Tai Tam, Hong Kong Island.
Flight period in Hong Kong: April to September
Similar species: Regal Pond Cruiser, South China Cruiser, Club-tailed Cruiser (Comparison)
1. Synthorax without antehumeral stripe
2. The 8th abdominal segment all black