Libellula fulva Muller, 1764
(scarce chaser dragonfly)

Taxonomic hierarchy:
SpeciesLibellula fulva (scarce chaser dragonfly)
GenusLibellula (chaser dragonflies)
FamilyLIBELLULIDAE (chaser, darter and skimmer dragonflies)
SuborderANISOPTERA (dragonflies)
OrderODONATA (dragonflies and damselflies)
InfraclassPalaeoptera (dragonflies, damselflies and mayflies)
SubclassPTERYGOTA (bees, beetles, dragonflies, flies, grasshoppers, moths and other winged insects)
ClassINSECTA (true insects)
SubphylumHEXAPODA (insects and other 6-legged organisms)
PhylumARTHROPODA (arthropods)
SuperphylumECDYSOZOA (skin shedders)
CladeBilateria (bilaterally symmetrical animals)
SubkingdomEUMETAZOA (metazoans)
KingdomANIMALIA (animals)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)
Records of Libellula fulva (Scarce Chaser Dragonfly) :
1: Libellula fulva (Scarce Chaser Dragonfly)
23 Jul 2014 OSGR: SZ09 50° 50' N, 1° 60' W Vice County: Dorset (VC 9) England
Very old male, at rest
Image 1: Old male - dorsal viewImage 2: Old male - dorsal view (2)Image 3: Old male - dorsal view (3)Image 4: Old male - dorsal view (4)Image 5: Old male - dorsal view (5)Image 6: Old male - lateral viewImage 7: Old male - lateral view (2)

Identification Works

BioInfo ( has 2 general literature references relevant to Libellula fulva (Scarce Chaser Dragonfly)

Libellula fulva (Scarce Chaser Dragonfly) may also be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

BioInfoBioInfo ( has 0 host/parasite/foodplant and/or other relationships for Libellula fulva (Scarce Chaser Dragonfly)
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