List of the 63 Odonate species known for Cherokee County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Gray PetaltailTachopteryx thoreyi1S4G4
2Common Green DarnerAnax junius1S5G5
3Springtime DarnerBasiaeschna janata1S5G5
4Fawn DarnerBoyeria vinosa1S5G5
5Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros1S5G5
6Black-shouldered SpinylegDromogomphus spinosus3S5G5
7Southern Pygmy ClubtailLanthus vernalis1S4G4
8Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis5S5G5
9Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus2S5G5
10Arrow ClubtailStylurus spiniceps1S3S4G5
11Brown SpiketailCordulegaster bilineata1S4G5
12Tiger SpiketailCordulegaster erronea1S3S4G4
13Stream CruiserDidymops transversa2S5G5
14Allegheny River CruiserMacromia alleghaniensis2S4G4
15Swift River CruiserMacromia illinoiensis1S5G5
16Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura3S5G5
17Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps4S5G5
18Calico PennantCelithemis elisa2S5G5
19Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina1S5G5
20Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata6S5G5
21Swift SetwingDythemis velox1S4S5G5
22Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis2S5G5
23Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula3S5G5
24Blue CorporalLadona deplanata3S5G5
25Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea4S5G5
26Yellow-sided SkimmerLibellula flavida1S4S5G5
27Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta5S5G5
28Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa3S5G5
29Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella2S4G5
30Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata1S5G5
31Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans3S5G5
32Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis2S5G5
33Wandering GliderPantala flavescens2S5G5
34Spot-winged GliderPantala hymenaea1S5G5
35Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera3S5G5
36Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia2S5G5
37Blue-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum ambiguum1S5G5
38Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum4S5G5
39Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina1S5G5
40Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata1S5G5
41Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata7S5G5
42American RubyspotHetaerina americana2S5G5
43Smoky RubyspotHetaerina titia1S5G5
44Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis3S5G5
45Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax4S5G5
46Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis4S5G5
47Variable DancerArgia fumipennis4S5G5
48Powdered DancerArgia moesta1S5G5
49Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis1S5G5
50Dusky DancerArgia translata1S5G5
51Aurora DamselChromagrion conditum2S4?G5
52Azure BluetEnallagma aspersum1S5G5
53Double-striped BluetEnallagma basidens1S5G5
54Attenuated BluetEnallagma daeckii1S4G4
55Turquoise BluetEnallagma divagans4S5G5
56Stream BluetEnallagma exsulans2S5G5
57Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum1S5G5
58Orange BluetEnallagma signatum1S5G5
59Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum2S5G5
60Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata1S5G5
61Fragile ForktailIschnura posita1S5G5
62Eastern ForktailIschnura verticalis2S4S5G5
63Sphagnum SpriteNehalennia gracilis2S3S4G5