List of the 81 Odonate species known for Alleghany County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Gray PetaltailTachopteryx thoreyi7S4G4
2Shadow DarnerAeshna umbrosa7S5G5
3Common Green DarnerAnax junius15S5G5
4Comet DarnerAnax longipes4S4G5
5Springtime DarnerBasiaeschna janata4S5G5
6Fawn DarnerBoyeria vinosa2S5G5
7Black-shouldered SpinylegDromogomphus spinosus2S5G5
8Splendid ClubtailGomphurus lineatifrons5SRS2G4
9Cobra ClubtailGomphurus vastus11S3S4G5
10DragonhunterHagenius brevistylus9S5G5
11Green-faced ClubtailHylogomphus viridifrons4SRS1G3G4
12Southern Pygmy ClubtailLanthus vernalis3S4G4
13Brook SnaketailOphiogomphus aspersus2SRS1G4
14Pygmy SnaketailOphiogomphus howei3SRS1FSCG3
15Rusty SnaketailOphiogomphus rupinsulensis4SRS1G5
16Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis20S5G5
17Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus4S5G5
18Common SanddragonProgomphus obscurus5S5G5
19Sable ClubtailStenogomphurus rogersi2WS2S3G4
20Eastern Least ClubtailStylogomphus albistylus1S3S4G5
21Arrow ClubtailStylurus spiniceps2S3S4G5
22Brown SpiketailCordulegaster bilineata3S4G5
23Tiger SpiketailCordulegaster erronea3S3S4G4
24Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata1S5G5
25Stream CruiserDidymops transversa1S5G5
26Swift River CruiserMacromia illinoiensis4S5G5
27Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura8S5G5
28Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps9S5G5
29Stygian ShadowdragonNeurocordulia yamaskanensis1SRS1?G5
30Calico PennantCelithemis elisa15S5G5
31Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina1S5G5
32Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata10S5G5
33Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis21S5G5
34Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula4S5G5
35Blue CorporalLadona deplanata3S5G5
36Golden-winged SkimmerLibellula auripennis4S5G5
37Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea4S5G5
38Yellow-sided SkimmerLibellula flavida2S4S5G5
39Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta21S5G5
40Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa20S5G5
41Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella5S4G5
42Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata5S5G5
43Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans4S5G5
44Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis16S5G5
45Wandering GliderPantala flavescens3S5G5
46Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera10S5G5
47Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia29S5G5
48Ruby MeadowhawkSympetrum rubicundulum4S4G5
49Band-winged MeadowhawkSympetrum semicinctum2S3S4G5
50Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum17S5G5
51Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina13S5G5
52Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata13S5G5
53Sparkling JewelwingCalopteryx dimidiata1S5G5
54Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata33S5G5
55American RubyspotHetaerina americana11S5G5
56Great SpreadwingArchilestes grandis1S3S4G5
57Southern SpreadwingLestes australis6S5G5
58Spotted SpreadwingLestes congener1SRS1G5
59Amber-winged SpreadwingLestes eurinus3WS3G4
60Elegant SpreadwingLestes inaequalis1S5G5
61Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis8S5G5
62Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax8S5G5
63Eastern Red DamselAmphiagrion saucium6S4?G5
64Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis2S5G5
65Variable DancerArgia fumipennis25S5G5
66Powdered DancerArgia moesta12S5G5
67Blue-ringed DancerArgia sedula4S5G5
68Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis4S5G5
69Dusky DancerArgia translata2S5G5
70Aurora DamselChromagrion conditum11S4?G5
71Azure BluetEnallagma aspersum12S5G5
72Familiar BluetEnallagma civile4S5G5
73Turquoise BluetEnallagma divagans14S5G5
74Stream BluetEnallagma exsulans8S5G5
75Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum6S5G5
76Hagen's BluetEnallagma hageni2S3?G5
77Orange BluetEnallagma signatum8S5G5
78Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum6S5G5
79Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata6S5G5
80Fragile ForktailIschnura posita22S5G5
81Eastern ForktailIschnura verticalis24S4S5G5