Taxon profile


Vagrant Darter
Sympetrum vulgatum (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Odonata - dragonflies »  family Libellulidae - skimmers »  genus Sympetrum

Scientific synonyms

Libellula vulgata Linnaeus, 1758
Sympetrum decolorata Selys, 1884
Sympetrum flavum Bartenev, 1915
Diplax imitans Selys, 1886
Sympetrum imitans (Selys, 1886)
Libellula variegata Müller, 1764 nec Linnaeus, 1763

Least Concern LC


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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Sympetrum vulgatum fuscopterum Belyshev, 1971
subspecies Sympetrum vulgatum ibericum Ocharan, 1985
subspecies Sympetrum vulgatum vulgatum (Linnaeus, 1758)

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [214410]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Sympetrum vulgatum (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [165483]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Sympetrum vulgatum (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
CZ Hudec K., Kolibáč J., Laštůvka Z., Peňáz M. a kol. (2007): Příroda České republiky: průvodce faunou, Academia [as Sympetrum vulgatum]
EN Paulson D., Schorr M. (2005-2021): World Odonata List 2021-03-25, Slater Museum of Natural History [as Sympetrum vulgatum (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 5 April 2021

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