List of the 75 Odonate species known for Avery County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Black-tipped DarnerAeshna tuberculifera1SRS1G4
2Shadow DarnerAeshna umbrosa4S5G5
3Common Green DarnerAnax junius8S5G5
4Comet DarnerAnax longipes3S4G5
5Springtime DarnerBasiaeschna janata3S5G5
6Ocellated DarnerBoyeria grafiana2SRS2?G5
7Fawn DarnerBoyeria vinosa2S5G5
8Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros7S5G5
9Unicorn ClubtailArigomphus villosipes2WS3G5
10Black-shouldered SpinylegDromogomphus spinosus1S5G5
11Splendid ClubtailGomphurus lineatifrons1SRS2G4
12DragonhunterHagenius brevistylus7S5G5
13Mustached ClubtailHylogomphus adelphus3SRS1S2G4
14Southern Pygmy ClubtailLanthus vernalis10S4G4
15Maine SnaketailOphiogomphus mainensis1WS2S3G4
16Harpoon ClubtailPhanogomphus descriptus3SRS1G4
17Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis6S5G5
18Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus7S5G5
19Sable ClubtailStenogomphurus rogersi1WS2S3 [S3]G4
20Eastern Least ClubtailStylogomphus albistylus7S3S4G5
21Laura's ClubtailStylurus laurae1[W]S3G4
22Zebra ClubtailStylurus scudderi1SRS2? [S1S2]G4
23Brown SpiketailCordulegaster bilineata4S4G5
24Tiger SpiketailCordulegaster erronea2S3S4 [S3]G4
25Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata3S5G5
26Stream CruiserDidymops transversa3S5G5
27Allegheny River CruiserMacromia alleghaniensis1S4G4
28Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura7S5G5
29Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps3S5G5
30Uhler's SundragonHelocordulia uhleri1S3S4 [S3]G5
31Ski-tipped EmeraldSomatochlora elongata3SRS2S3G5
32Calico PennantCelithemis elisa1S5G5
33Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina1S5G5
34Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis5S5G5
35Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula1S5G5
36Blue CorporalLadona deplanata2S5G5
37Golden-winged SkimmerLibellula auripennis1S5G5
38Bar-winged SkimmerLibellula axilena4S5G5
39Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea6S5G5
40Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta4S5G5
41Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa9S5G5
42Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella6S4G5
43Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata6S5G5
44Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans4S5G5
45Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis7S5G5
46Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia17S5G5
47Blue-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum ambiguum1S5G5
48White-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum obtrusum1SRS1G5
49Ruby MeadowhawkSympetrum rubicundulum9S4G5
50Band-winged MeadowhawkSympetrum semicinctum2S3S4G5
51Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum4S5G5
52Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina5S5G5
53Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata11S5G5
54Great SpreadwingArchilestes grandis1S3S4G5
55Southern SpreadwingLestes australis6S5G5
56Amber-winged SpreadwingLestes eurinus1WS3G4
57Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis6S5G5
58Eastern Red DamselAmphiagrion saucium3S4?G5
59Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis1S5G5
60Variable DancerArgia fumipennis8S5G5
61Powdered DancerArgia moesta5S5G5
62Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis1S5G5
63Dusky DancerArgia translata1S5G5
64Aurora DamselChromagrion conditum5S4?G5
65Azure BluetEnallagma aspersum6S5G5
66Familiar BluetEnallagma civile4S5G5
67Stream BluetEnallagma exsulans4S5G5
68Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum2S5G5
69Hagen's BluetEnallagma hageni2S3?G5
70Orange BluetEnallagma signatum3S5G5
71Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum1S5G5
72Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata7S5G5
73Fragile ForktailIschnura posita12S5G5
74Rambur's ForktailIschnura ramburii1S5G5
75Eastern ForktailIschnura verticalis14S4S5G5