List of the 88 Odonate species known for Ashe County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Gray PetaltailTachopteryx thoreyi4S4G4
2Shadow DarnerAeshna umbrosa5S5G5
3Common Green DarnerAnax junius15S5G5
4Comet DarnerAnax longipes3S4G5
5Springtime DarnerBasiaeschna janata2S5G5
6Fawn DarnerBoyeria vinosa2S5G5
7Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros2S5G5
8Unicorn ClubtailArigomphus villosipes4WS3G5
9Black-shouldered SpinylegDromogomphus spinosus6S5G5
10Splendid ClubtailGomphurus lineatifrons10SRS2G4
11Cobra ClubtailGomphurus vastus1S3S4G5
12DragonhunterHagenius brevistylus14S5G5
13Mustached ClubtailHylogomphus adelphus1SRS1S2G4
14Green-faced ClubtailHylogomphus viridifrons2SRS1G3G4
15Southern Pygmy ClubtailLanthus vernalis24S4G4
16Brook SnaketailOphiogomphus aspersus1SRS1G4
17Pygmy SnaketailOphiogomphus howei1SRS1FSCG3
18Maine SnaketailOphiogomphus mainensis2SRS2S3G4
19Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis22S5G5
20Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus12S5G5
21Common SanddragonProgomphus obscurus2S5G5
22Sable ClubtailStenogomphurus rogersi1WS2S3G4
23Eastern Least ClubtailStylogomphus albistylus4S3S4G5
24Zebra ClubtailStylurus scudderi1SRS2?G4
25Arrow ClubtailStylurus spiniceps5S3S4G5
26Brown SpiketailCordulegaster bilineata21S4G5
27Tiger SpiketailCordulegaster erronea1S3S4G4
28Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata3S5G5
29Stream CruiserDidymops transversa2S5G5
30Swift River CruiserMacromia illinoiensis8S5G5
31Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura12S5G5
32Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps6S5G5
33Stygian ShadowdragonNeurocordulia yamaskanensis1SRS1?G5
34Ski-tipped EmeraldSomatochlora elongata1SRS2S3G5
35Calico PennantCelithemis elisa14S5G5
36Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina2S5G5
37Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata3S5G5
38Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis14S5G5
39Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula2S5G5
40Blue CorporalLadona deplanata4S5G5
41Golden-winged SkimmerLibellula auripennis1S5G5
42Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea13S5G5
43Yellow-sided SkimmerLibellula flavida1S4S5G5
44Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta9S5G5
45Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa18S5G5
46Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella16S4G5
47Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata7S5G5
48Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans5S5G5
49Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis21S5G5
50Wandering GliderPantala flavescens1S5G5
51Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera8S5G5
52Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia23S5G5
53White-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum obtrusum2SRS1G5
54Ruby MeadowhawkSympetrum rubicundulum3S4G5
55Band-winged MeadowhawkSympetrum semicinctum5S3S4G5
56Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum20S5G5
57Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina5S5G5
58Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata10S5G5
59Red SaddlebagsTramea onusta1SAG5
60Sparkling JewelwingCalopteryx dimidiata1S5G5
61Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata35S5G5
62American RubyspotHetaerina americana6S5G5
63Smoky RubyspotHetaerina titia3S5G5
64Great SpreadwingArchilestes grandis1S3S4G5
65Southern SpreadwingLestes australis3S5G5
66Amber-winged SpreadwingLestes eurinus4WS3G4
67Sweetflag SpreadwingLestes forcipatus1WS2S3G5
68Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis15S5G5
69Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax3S5G5
70Eastern Red DamselAmphiagrion saucium8S4?G5
71Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis1S5G5
72Variable DancerArgia fumipennis26S5G5
73Powdered DancerArgia moesta10S5G5
74Blue-ringed DancerArgia sedula1S5G5
75Dusky DancerArgia translata3S5G5
76Aurora DamselChromagrion conditum18S4?G5
77Azure BluetEnallagma aspersum11S5G5
78Double-striped BluetEnallagma basidens9S5G5
79Familiar BluetEnallagma civile10S5G5
80Turquoise BluetEnallagma divagans4S5G5
81Stream BluetEnallagma exsulans5S5G5
82Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum2S5G5
83Hagen's BluetEnallagma hageni12S3?G5
84Orange BluetEnallagma signatum3S5G5
85Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum5S5G5
86Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata10S5G5
87Fragile ForktailIschnura posita18S5G5
88Eastern ForktailIschnura verticalis21S4S5G5