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Gemeine Heidelibelle / Vagrant Darter

Sympetrum vulgatum

Habitat:

Seen on a meadow near the village of Tutzing at Starnberger Lake in Bavaria / Germany

1 Species ID Suggestions

taka.ita
taka.ita 9 years ago
Vagrant Darter (Gemeine Heidelibelle)
Sympetrum vulgatum Moustached Darter - Sympetrum vulgatum | Observado.org


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2 Comments

Simone E.
Simone E. 9 years ago

Thank you very much for your ID suggestion, you're completely right, I didn't check the legs, this is not sanguineum, but vulgatum, I've changed the names now :-)

taka.ita
taka.ita 9 years ago

To explain my ID-suggestion:
Your dragonfly has yellow on its legs. S. sanguineum has totally black legs. Your dragonfly also has a pointed ovipositor, which makes it a female S. vulgatum.

Simone E.
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Simone E.

Tutzing, Bayern, Germany

Spotted on Aug 15, 2012
Submitted on Aug 25, 2012

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