List of the 57 Odonate species known for Alexander County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Gray PetaltailTachopteryx thoreyi1S4G4
2Shadow DarnerAeshna umbrosa1S5G5
3Common Green DarnerAnax junius1S5G5
4Fawn DarnerBoyeria vinosa2S5G5
5Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros1S5G5
6Black-shouldered SpinylegDromogomphus spinosus1S5G5
7Appalachian SnaketailOphiogomphus incurvatus1WS3G3
8Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis4S5G5
9Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus4S5G5
10Common SanddragonProgomphus obscurus1S5G5
11Eastern Least ClubtailStylogomphus albistylus1S3S4G5
12Russet-tipped ClubtailStylurus plagiatus1S4S5G5
13Brown SpiketailCordulegaster bilineata1S4G5
14Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata1S5G5
15Stream CruiserDidymops transversa2S5G5
16Swift River CruiserMacromia illinoiensis1S5G5
17Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura1S5G5
18Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps1S5G5
19Calico PennantCelithemis elisa1S5G5
20Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina1S5G5
21Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata2S5G5
22Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis1S5G5
23Blue CorporalLadona deplanata1S5G5
24Golden-winged SkimmerLibellula auripennis1S5G5
25Bar-winged SkimmerLibellula axilena1S5G5
26Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea1S5G5
27Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta4S5G5
28Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa2S5G5
29Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans1S5G5
30Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis1S5G5
31Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera1S5G5
32Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia1S5G5
33Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum4S5G5
34Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina1S5G5
35Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata1S5G5
36Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata1S5G5
37Smoky RubyspotHetaerina titia1S5G5
38Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis1S5G5
39Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax2S5G5
40Eastern Red DamselAmphiagrion saucium1S4?G5
41Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis2S5G5
42Variable DancerArgia fumipennis3S5G5
43Powdered DancerArgia moesta1S5G5
44Blue-ringed DancerArgia sedula1S5G5
45Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis1S5G5
46Dusky DancerArgia translata1S5G5
47Aurora DamselChromagrion conditum2S4?G5
48Azure BluetEnallagma aspersum1S5G5
49Double-striped BluetEnallagma basidens1S5G5
50Familiar BluetEnallagma civile2S5G5
51Turquoise BluetEnallagma divagans1S5G5
52Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum1S5G5
53Orange BluetEnallagma signatum2S5G5
54Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum1S5G5
55Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata1S5G5
56Fragile ForktailIschnura posita1S5G5
57Eastern ForktailIschnura verticalis1S4S5G5