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Southern Skimmer - Orthetrum brunneum
Southern Skimmer - Orthetrum brunneum



Orthetrum brunneum
Subspecies2
Common namesSouthern Skimmer
German namesSüdlicher Blaupfeil
Dutch namesZuidelijke oeverlibel
Finnish namesSilosinikorento
Swedish namesBlåpannad sjötrollslända
AuthorFonscolombe, 1837
Eco zoneFreshwater
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia
Europe
North Europe (Germany (West Germany (North Rhine-Westphalia)), Scandinavia (Sweden), British Isles (United Kingdom (Great Britain)), Fennoscandia (Finland)), South Europe (Italy (Italy Islands (Sicily, Sardinia), North Italy, South Italy), Iberian Peninsula (Spain, Portugal)), West Europe (France (South France (Corsica)), Austria, Switzerland, Benelux (Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg), Liechtenstein), Southeast Europe (Romania, Yugoslavia (Slovenia), Greece), Central Europe (Czech Republic (Moravia, Bohemia))
Asia
Far East (East Asia (China, Mongolia)), South Asia (India, Bangladesh), West Asia (Near East (Turkey, Cyprus, Iran)), Central Asia (Turkestan (Kyrgyzstan))
Caucasus
Georgia
Africa
Central Africa
Cameroon


CountriesAustria, Bangladesh, Belgium, Cameroon, China, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, India, Iran, Italy, Kyrgyzstan, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Mongolia, Netherlands, Portugal, Romania, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom
Links and ReferencesOrthetrum brunneum in faunaeur.org
Orthetrum brunneum in dyntaxa.se
Orthetrum brunneum in Wikipedia (English)

Description of images / photos
Photography with Cameras
Nikon D3x, Nikon D300, Canon 50D
Image editing with Photoshop
1. Southern Skimmer - Orthetrum brunneum
Quick search: Southern - Skimmer - Orthetrum
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
SubfamilyLibellulinae
GenusOrthetrum
Speciesbrunneum
Orthetrum brunneum
Southern Skimmer
AuthorFonscolombe, 1837
 
Synonyms
Libellula brunnea
 
Subspecies
Orthetrum brunneum brunneum
Orthetrum brunneum cycnos
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