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Red-veined darter

Sympetrum fonscolombii

Description:

Orange red body and head. On each wing some orange red markings at the "food" of the wing

Habitat:

Very close to the mediteranian sea.


1 species ID suggestions

taka.ita
taka.ita 2 years ago
Red-veined Darter
Sympetrum fonscolombii Zwervende Heidelibel - Sympetrum fonscolombii | Waarneming.nl

2 Comments

Saarbrigger
Saarbrigger 2 years ago

Thanks Taka for your ID suggestion. I'm still not 100% sure, because most of the pictures on your linke show a dragonfly with a full red body... But your suggestions it's the closed I could find till now.

Saarbrigger
Saarbrigger 3 years ago

Please help. Do you think it could be a "Pantala flavescens, the Globe Skimmer or Wandering Glider" too. The habitat just does not fit.

Calvi, Corse, Tromelin Island

Lat: 42.57, Long: 8.74

Spotted on Jul 22, 2011
Submitted on Aug 2, 2011

Reference

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