List of the 76 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 descriptus2SRS1G4
17Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis6S5G5
18Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus7S5G5
19Sable ClubtailStenogomphurus rogersi1WS2S3G4
20Northern Pygmy ClubtailLanthus parvulus2SRG4
21Eastern Least ClubtailStylogomphus albistylus7S3S4G5
22Laura's ClubtailStylurus laurae1S3G4
23Zebra ClubtailStylurus scudderi1SRS2?G4
24Brown SpiketailCordulegaster bilineata4S4G5
25Tiger SpiketailCordulegaster erronea2S3S4G4
26Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata3S5G5
27Stream CruiserDidymops transversa3S5G5
28Allegheny River CruiserMacromia alleghaniensis1S4G4
29Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura7S5G5
30Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps2S5G5
31Uhler's SundragonHelocordulia uhleri1S3S4G5
32Ski-tipped EmeraldSomatochlora elongata3SRS2S3G5
33Calico PennantCelithemis elisa1S5G5
34Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina1S5G5
35Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis5S5G5
36Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula1S5G5
37Blue CorporalLadona deplanata2S5G5
38Golden-winged SkimmerLibellula auripennis1S5G5
39Bar-winged SkimmerLibellula axilena4S5G5
40Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea6S5G5
41Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta4S5G5
42Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa9S5G5
43Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella6S4G5
44Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata6S5G5
45Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans4S5G5
46Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis7S5G5
47Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia17S5G5
48Blue-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum ambiguum1S5G5
49White-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum obtrusum1SRS1G5
50Ruby MeadowhawkSympetrum rubicundulum8S4G5
51Band-winged MeadowhawkSympetrum semicinctum2S3S4G5
52Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum4S5G5
53Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina5S5G5
54Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata11S5G5
55Great SpreadwingArchilestes grandis1S3S4G5
56Southern SpreadwingLestes australis6S5G5
57Amber-winged SpreadwingLestes eurinus1WS3G4
58Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis6S5G5
59Eastern Red DamselAmphiagrion saucium3S4?G5
60Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis1S5G5
61Variable DancerArgia fumipennis8S5G5
62Powdered DancerArgia moesta5S5G5
63Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis1S5G5
64Dusky DancerArgia translata1S5G5
65Aurora DamselChromagrion conditum5S4?G5
66Azure BluetEnallagma aspersum6S5G5
67Familiar BluetEnallagma civile4S5G5
68Stream BluetEnallagma exsulans4S5G5
69Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum2S5G5
70Hagen's BluetEnallagma hageni2S3?G5
71Orange BluetEnallagma signatum3S5G5
72Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum1S5G5
73Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata7S5G5
74Fragile ForktailIschnura posita11S5G5
75Rambur's ForktailIschnura ramburii1S5G5
76Eastern ForktailIschnura verticalis14S4S5G5