List of the 71 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 junius7S5G5
4Comet DarnerAnax longipes2S4G5
5Springtime DarnerBasiaeschna janata2S5G5
6Ocellated DarnerBoyeria grafiana2SRS2?G5
7Fawn DarnerBoyeria vinosa2S5G5
8Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros7S5G5
9Unicorn ClubtailArigomphus villosipes2WS3G5
10Splendid ClubtailGomphurus lineatifrons1SRS2G4
11DragonhunterHagenius brevistylus6S5G5
12Mustached ClubtailHylogomphus adelphus3SRS1S2G4
13Southern Pygmy ClubtailLanthus vernalis9S4G4
14Harpoon ClubtailPhanogomphus descriptus2SRS1G4
15Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis5S5G5
16Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus6S5G5
17Sable ClubtailStenogomphurus rogersi1WS2S3G4
18Northern Pygmy ClubtailLanthus parvulus2SRG4
19Eastern Least ClubtailStylogomphus albistylus6S3S4G5
20Laura's ClubtailStylurus laurae1S3G4
21Zebra ClubtailStylurus scudderi1SRS2?G4
22Brown SpiketailCordulegaster bilineata4S4G5
23Tiger SpiketailCordulegaster erronea2S3S4G4
24Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata2S5G5
25Stream CruiserDidymops transversa2S5G5
26Allegheny River CruiserMacromia alleghaniensis1S4G4
27Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura5S5G5
28Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps2S5G5
29Ski-tipped EmeraldSomatochlora elongata3SRS2S3G5
30Calico PennantCelithemis elisa1S5G5
31Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina1S5G5
32Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis4S5G5
33Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula1S5G5
34Golden-winged SkimmerLibellula auripennis1S5G5
35Bar-winged SkimmerLibellula axilena3S5G5
36Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea6S5G5
37Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta4S5G5
38Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa9S5G5
39Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella5S4G5
40Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata5S5G5
41Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans3S5G5
42Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis6S5G5
43Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia16S5G5
44Blue-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum ambiguum1S5G5
45White-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum obtrusum1SRS1G5
46Ruby MeadowhawkSympetrum rubicundulum8S4G5
47Band-winged MeadowhawkSympetrum semicinctum2S3S4G5
48Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum4S5G5
49Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina4S5G5
50Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata9S5G5
51Great SpreadwingArchilestes grandis1S3S4G5
52Southern SpreadwingLestes australis5S5G5
53Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis6S5G5
54Eastern Red DamselAmphiagrion saucium3S4?G5
55Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis1S5G5
56Variable DancerArgia fumipennis8S5G5
57Powdered DancerArgia moesta5S5G5
58Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis1S5G5
59Dusky DancerArgia translata1S5G5
60Aurora DamselChromagrion conditum4S4?G5
61Azure BluetEnallagma aspersum5S5G5
62Familiar BluetEnallagma civile4S5G5
63Stream BluetEnallagma exsulans4S5G5
64Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum2S5G5
65Hagen's BluetEnallagma hageni2S3?G5
66Orange BluetEnallagma signatum3S5G5
67Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum1S5G5
68Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata4S5G5
69Fragile ForktailIschnura posita9S5G5
70Rambur's ForktailIschnura ramburii1S5G5
71Eastern ForktailIschnura verticalis13S4S5G5