Common scarlet-darter (Crocothemis erythraea)

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Male common scarlet-darter resting on a reed
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Common scarlet-darter fact file

Common scarlet-darter description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderOdonata
FamilyLibellulidae
GenusCrocothemis (1)

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French
Libellule Écarlate.
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Common scarlet-darter status

Classified as Least Concern (LC) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Least Concern

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (May, 2009)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org/
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Male common scarlet-darter resting on a reed  
Male common scarlet-darter resting on a reed

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