: Sympetrum striolatum.

A late darter with males that turn a deep red when mature. Difficult to separate from other red darters. In Norway there are two different subspecies which sometimes are considered separate species: ssp. striolatum and ssp. nigrescens.

Sympetrum striolatum (Charpentier, 1840)
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Kart. Utbredelse i Norge.