Jeju Gotjawal

Sympetrum infuscatum (Selys) 깃동잠자리

by on Dec.18, 2010, under insects

Form: The length of the stomach is 25~32mm and that of the back wings is  28~37mm. The male is bigger than the female. The female’s pattern on  the edge of the back wings is more darker than that of the male. Both  have two black stripes, one is on the chest and the other is on the  stomach. 

Other characters: The imago appears from July to October and they inhabit hill land or  near the ponds. In autumn, they go down to waterside for distracted.  They live in Korea, Japan and China. In Dongbaekdongsan(Gotzawal in  Jeju), you can see them around the wetland “Meonmulkkak”.

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