List of the 82 Odonate species known for Alleghany County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Gray PetaltailTachopteryx thoreyi8S4G4
2Shadow DarnerAeshna umbrosa8S5G5
3Common Green DarnerAnax junius19S5G5
4Comet DarnerAnax longipes4S4G5
5Springtime DarnerBasiaeschna janata4S5G5
6Fawn DarnerBoyeria vinosa2S5G5
7Black-shouldered SpinylegDromogomphus spinosus2S5G5
8Splendid ClubtailGomphurus lineatifrons7SRS2G4
9Cobra ClubtailGomphurus vastus14S3S4G5
10DragonhunterHagenius brevistylus10S5G5
11Green-faced ClubtailHylogomphus viridifrons5SRS1G3G4
12Southern Pygmy ClubtailLanthus vernalis4S4G4
13Brook SnaketailOphiogomphus aspersus2SRS1G4
14Pygmy SnaketailOphiogomphus howei3SRS1G3
15Rusty SnaketailOphiogomphus rupinsulensis4SRS1G5
16Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis22S5G5
17Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus5S5G5
18Common SanddragonProgomphus obscurus6S5G5
19Sable ClubtailStenogomphurus rogersi4WS2S3G4
20Eastern Least ClubtailStylogomphus albistylus1S3S4G5
21Arrow ClubtailStylurus spiniceps2S3S4G5
22Brown SpiketailCordulegaster bilineata3S4G5
23Tiger SpiketailCordulegaster erronea4S3S4G4
24Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata1S5G5
25Stream CruiserDidymops transversa2S5G5
26Swift River CruiserMacromia illinoiensis6S5G5
27Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura9S5G5
28Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps9S5G5
29Stygian ShadowdragonNeurocordulia yamaskanensis1SRS1?G5
30Calico PennantCelithemis elisa16S5G5
31Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina1S5G5
32Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata11S5G5
33Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis21S5G5
34Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula4S5G5
35Blue CorporalLadona deplanata3S5G5
36Golden-winged SkimmerLibellula auripennis4S5G5
37Bar-winged SkimmerLibellula axilena1S5G5
38Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea4S5G5
39Yellow-sided SkimmerLibellula flavida2S4S5G5
40Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta22S5G5
41Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa22S5G5
42Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella6S4G5
43Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata6S5G5
44Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans6S5G5
45Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis16S5G5
46Wandering GliderPantala flavescens3S5G5
47Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera10S5G5
48Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia33S5G5
49Ruby MeadowhawkSympetrum rubicundulum4S4G5
50Band-winged MeadowhawkSympetrum semicinctum2S3S4G5
51Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum18S5G5
52Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina14S5G5
53Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata13S5G5
54Sparkling JewelwingCalopteryx dimidiata1S5G5
55Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata38S5G5
56American RubyspotHetaerina americana11S5G5
57Great SpreadwingArchilestes grandis2S3S4G5
58Southern SpreadwingLestes australis7S5G5
59Spotted SpreadwingLestes congener1SRS1G5
60Amber-winged SpreadwingLestes eurinus3WS3G4
61Elegant SpreadwingLestes inaequalis1S5G5
62Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis8S5G5
63Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax8S5G5
64Eastern Red DamselAmphiagrion saucium6S4?G5
65Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis2S5G5
66Variable DancerArgia fumipennis26S5G5
67Powdered DancerArgia moesta13S5G5
68Blue-ringed DancerArgia sedula4S5G5
69Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis4S5G5
70Dusky DancerArgia translata2S5G5
71Aurora DamselChromagrion conditum12S4?G5
72Azure BluetEnallagma aspersum13S5G5
73Familiar BluetEnallagma civile4S5G5
74Turquoise BluetEnallagma divagans14S5G5
75Stream BluetEnallagma exsulans8S5G5
76Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum6S5G5
77Hagen's BluetEnallagma hageni2S3?G5
78Orange BluetEnallagma signatum8S5G5
79Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum6S5G5
80Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata6S5G5
81Fragile ForktailIschnura posita23S5G5
82Eastern ForktailIschnura verticalis25S4S5G5