Vagrant Darter (Sympetrum vulgatum) M, Sympétrum vulgaire

Male. Vienne; Moulismes 14/8/13. Relatively uniform brown thorax with pinkish flush to sides - NO thorax 'dimples', cf. Southern Darter (Sympetrum meridionale). Distinctly clubbed deep red abdomen. 'Moustache' not visible here.

Ref: IMG 9840

Vagrant Darter (Sympetrum vulgatum) M, Sympétrum vulgaire
Vagrant Darter (Sympetrum vulgatum) M, Sympétrum vulgaire

Male. Vienne; Moulismes 14/8/13. Relatively uniform brown thorax with pinkish flush to sides - NO thorax 'dimples', cf. Southern Darter (Sympetrum meridionale). Distinctly clubbed deep red abdomen. 'Moustache' not visible here.

Ref: IMG 9840