List of the 83 Odonate species known for Alleghany County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Gray PetaltailTachopteryx thoreyi8S4G4
2Shadow DarnerAeshna umbrosa8S4G5
3Common Green DarnerAnax junius23S5G5
4Comet DarnerAnax longipes5S4G5
5Springtime DarnerBasiaeschna janata4S5G5
6Fawn DarnerBoyeria vinosa2S5G5
7Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros1S5G5
8Black-shouldered SpinylegDromogomphus spinosus3S5G5
9Splendid ClubtailGomphurus lineatifrons8SRS2G4
10Cobra ClubtailGomphurus vastus15S3S4G5
11DragonhunterHagenius brevistylus10S5G5
12Green-faced ClubtailHylogomphus viridifrons6SRS1G3G4
13Southern Pygmy ClubtailLanthus vernalis6S4G4
14Brook SnaketailOphiogomphus aspersus2SRS1G4
15Pygmy SnaketailOphiogomphus howei3SRS1G3
16Rusty SnaketailOphiogomphus rupinsulensis4SRS1G5
17Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis24S5G5
18Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus6S5G5
19Common SanddragonProgomphus obscurus6S5G5
20Sable ClubtailStenogomphurus rogersi4WS2S3 [S3]G4
21Eastern Least ClubtailStylogomphus albistylus1S3S4G5
22Arrow ClubtailStylurus spiniceps2S3S4 [S3]G5
23Brown SpiketailCordulegaster bilineata5S4G5
24Tiger SpiketailCordulegaster erronea4S3S4G4
25Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata1S4S5G5
26Stream CruiserDidymops transversa2S5G5
27Swift River CruiserMacromia illinoiensis7S5G5
28Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura10S5G5
29Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps9S5G5
30Stygian ShadowdragonNeurocordulia yamaskanensis3SRS1? G5
31Calico PennantCelithemis elisa18S5G5
32Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina1S5G5
33Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata11S5G5
34Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis22S5G5
35Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula4S5G5
36Blue CorporalLadona deplanata3S5G5
37Golden-winged SkimmerLibellula auripennis4S5G5
38Bar-winged SkimmerLibellula axilena1S5G5
39Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea4S5G5
40Yellow-sided SkimmerLibellula flavida2S4S5G5
41Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta22S5G5
42Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa22S5G5
43Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella9S4G5
44Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata6S5G5
45Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans6S5G5
46Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis17S5G5
47Wandering GliderPantala flavescens3S5G5
48Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera10S5G5
49Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia36S5G5
50Ruby MeadowhawkSympetrum rubicundulum4S4G5
51Band-winged MeadowhawkSympetrum semicinctum2S3G5
52Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum18S5G5
53Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina17S5G5
54Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata16S5G5
55Sparkling JewelwingCalopteryx dimidiata1S5G5
56Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata39S5G5
57American RubyspotHetaerina americana11S5G5
58Great SpreadwingArchilestes grandis2S3S4G5
59Southern SpreadwingLestes australis7S5G5
60Spotted SpreadwingLestes congener1SRS1G5
61Amber-winged SpreadwingLestes eurinus3WS3G5
62Elegant SpreadwingLestes inaequalis1S4G5
63Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis8S5G5
64Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax9S5G5
65Eastern Red DamselAmphiagrion saucium6S3S4G5
66Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis2S5G5
67Variable DancerArgia fumipennis28S5G5
68Powdered DancerArgia moesta13S5G5
69Blue-ringed DancerArgia sedula4S5G5
70Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis4S5G5
71Dusky DancerArgia translata2S4G5
72Aurora DamselChromagrion conditum14S3S4 [S4]G5
73Azure BluetEnallagma aspersum16S4G5
74Familiar BluetEnallagma civile4S5G5
75Turquoise BluetEnallagma divagans14S5G5
76Stream BluetEnallagma exsulans8S5G5
77Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum6S5G5
78Hagen's BluetEnallagma hageni2S3G5
79Orange BluetEnallagma signatum8S5G5
80Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum6S5G5
81Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata6S5G5
82Fragile ForktailIschnura posita25S5G5
83Eastern ForktailIschnura verticalis26S4G5