Where to See Red-veined Darter
|Latin Name||Sympetrum fonscolombii|
Breeds in large shallow water bodies such as rice paddies in Southern Europe.
|Status & Distribution|
Fairly frequent migrant, principally to southwest England though scattered records from elsewhere (has reached Scotland).
Breeds nearly annually, but colonies are seemingly not stable.
Can be confused with other Darter species.
This species can be distinguished by the following features: