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Common darter - Sympetrum striolatum


Common darter - Sympetrum striolatum
Common darter - Sympetrum striolatum
Young male of the Common Darter
Common darter
Common darter
Sympetrum striolatum
Sympetrum striolatum
Sympetrum striolatum - Front view
Sympetrum striolatum - Front view

Sympetrum striolatum
Subspecies5
Common namesCommon darter
German namesGroße Heidelibelle, Grosse Heidelibelle
Dutch namesBruinrode heidelibel
Danish namesStor Hedelibel
Finnish namesLännensyyskorento
Swedish namesStor ängstrollslända, Större ängstrollslända
AuthorCharpentier, 1840
Eco zoneFreshwater
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia
Europe
North Europe (British Isles (United Kingdom (Great Britain (England (English Midlands (East Midlands (Leicestershire, Derbyshire, Northamptonshire)), North England (Northwest England (Cheshire))))), Ireland), Germany (West Germany (North Rhine-Westphalia)), Scandinavia (Norway, Sweden, Denmark), Fennoscandia (Finland), Baltic region (Baltic States (Estonia))), West Europe (Austria, France (South France (Corsica)), Switzerland, Benelux (Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg), Liechtenstein), South Europe (Italy (Italy Islands (Sicily, Sardinia), North Italy, South Italy), Iberian Peninsula (Spain, Portugal)), Southeast Europe (Greece, Yugoslavia (Serbia and Montenegro (Serbia))), Central Europe (Czech Republic (Moravia, Bohemia), Slovakia)
Asia
Far East (East Asia (China, Japan, Korea (South Korea))), West Asia (Near East (Turkey, Cyprus)), Central Asia (Turkestan (Kyrgyzstan)), South Asia (Nepal)
Russia
Africa
North Africa
Algeria
America
North America
USA


Distribution by Synonymus:
Sympetrum nigrescens   USA
CountriesAlgeria, Austria, Belgium, China, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kyrgyzstan, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Nepal, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, USA, United Kingdom
Links and ReferencesSympetrum striolatum in faunaeur.org
Sympetrum striolatum in dyntaxa.se
Sympetrum striolatum in Wikipedia (English)

Description of images / photos
Photography with Cameras
Nikon D3x, Nikon D300, Canon 50D
Image editing with Photoshop
1. Common darter - Sympetrum striolatum
2. Common darter
3. Sympetrum striolatum
4. Sympetrum striolatum - Front view
Quick search: Common - Darter - Male - Young - Sympetrum
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassPalaeoptera
Ancient winged insects
SuperorderOdonatoptera
OrderOdonata
Dragonflies, Damselflies, Demoiselles, Dragonflies and Damselflies
SuborderEpiprocta
InfraorderAnisoptera
Dragonflies
SuperfamilyLibelluloidea
FamilyLibellulidae
Skimmers, Perchers, Common skimmers, Chasers, Skimmers and Darters
SubfamilySympetrinae
GenusSympetrum
Meadowhawks, Darters
Speciesstriolatum
Sympetrum striolatum
Common darter
AuthorCharpentier, 1840
 
Synonyms
Sympetrum neglectum
Sympetrum nigrescens
Sympetrum ruficollis
 
Subspecies
Sympetrum striolatum doshidordzii
Sympetrum striolatum imitoides
Sympetrum striolatum kurile
Sympetrum striolatum pallidum
Sympetrum striolatum striolatum
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