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Small Redeye or Lesser Red-eyed Damselfly
Erythromma viridulum (Charpentier, 1840)


Small Redeye
Small Redeye
Erythromma viridulum
Erythromma viridulum
Lesser Red-eyed Damselfly - Erythromma viridulum
Lesser Red-eyed Damselfly - Erythromma viridulum

Erythromma viridulum
Subspecies2
Common namesSmall Redeye, Lesser Red-eyed Damselfly, Small Red-eyed Damselfly, Small Red Damselfly
German namesKleines Granatauge
Dutch namesKleine roodoogjuffer, Tengere roodoogjuffer
Danish namesLille Rødøjet Vandnymfe
Swedish namesMindre rödögonflickslända
AuthorCharpentier, 1840
Eco zoneFreshwater
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia
Europe
North Europe (British Isles (United Kingdom (Great Britain (England (English Midlands (East Midlands (Leicestershire, Derbyshire, Northamptonshire)))))), Germany (West Germany (North Rhine-Westphalia)), Scandinavia (Sweden, Denmark), Fennoscandia (Finland)), West Europe (Austria, France (South France (Corsica)), Switzerland, Benelux (Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg)), South Europe (Italy (Italy Islands (Sicily, Sardinia), North Italy, South Italy), Iberian Peninsula (Spain)), Central Europe (Hungary, Poland, Czech Republic (Moravia, Bohemia)), Southeast Europe (Bulgaria, Greece, Yugoslavia (Macedonia))
Asia
West Asia (Near East (Iran)), Central Asia (Turkestan (Kyrgyzstan))


CountriesAustria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iran, Italy, Kyrgyzstan, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom
Links and ReferencesErythromma viridulum in faunaeur.org
Erythromma viridulum in dyntaxa.se
Erythromma viridulum in Wikipedia (English)

Description of images / photos
Photography with Cameras
Nikon D3x, Nikon D300, Canon 50D
Image editing with Photoshop
1. Small Redeye
2. Erythromma viridulum
3. Lesser Red-eyed Damselfly - Erythromma viridulum
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassPalaeoptera
Ancient winged insects
SuperorderOdonatoptera
OrderOdonata
Dragonflies, Damselflies, Demoiselles, Dragonflies and Damselflies
SuborderZygoptera
Damselflies
SuperfamilyCoenagrionoidea
FamilyCoenagrionidae
Pond damselflies, Narrow-winged damselflies, Pond Damsels
SubfamilyCoenagrioninae
GenusErythromma
Speciesviridulum
Erythromma viridulum
Small Redeye, Lesser Red-eyed Damselfly, Small Red-eyed Damselfly, Small Red Damselfly
AuthorCharpentier, 1840
 
Synonyms
Agrion viridulum
Erythromma bremii
Erythromma latistrigis
Erythromma orientale
Erythromma puellare
 
Subspecies
Erythromma viridulum bipunctatum
Erythromma viridulum immaculata
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Keywords
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German Flag Kleines Granatauge
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