List of the 46 Odonate species known for Dare County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Common Green DarnerAnax junius22S5G5
2Comet DarnerAnax longipes1S4G5
3Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros2S5G5
4Taper-tailed DarnerGomphaeschna antilope5S4G4
5Harlequin DarnerGomphaeschna furcillata2S4S5G5
6Cyrano DarnerNasiaeschna pentacantha2S4S5G5
7Royal River CruiserMacromia taeniolata1S4G5
8Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura4S5G5
9Mantled BaskettailEpitheca semiaquea4S5G5
10Fine-lined EmeraldSomatochlora filosa4S4G5
11Four-spotted PennantBrachymesia gravida18S5G5
12Red-veined PennantCelithemis bertha1S4G5
13Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina13S5G5
14Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata1S5G5
15Double-ringed PennantCelithemis verna1S4G5
16Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis34S5G5
17Seaside DragonletErythrodiplax berenice33S5G5
18Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula2S5G5
19Blue CorporalLadona deplanata3S5G5
20Golden-winged SkimmerLibellula auripennis6S5G5
21Bar-winged SkimmerLibellula axilena7S5G5
22Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta9S5G5
23Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa1S5G5
24Needham's SkimmerLibellula needhami26S5G5
25Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata4S5G5
26Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans12S5G5
27Marl PennantMacrodiplax balteata11WS2S3G5
28Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis26S5G5
29Wandering GliderPantala flavescens17S5G5
30Spot-winged GliderPantala hymenaea6S5G5
31Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera10S5G5
32Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia3S5G5
33Striped SaddlebagsTramea calverti1SAG5
34Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina19S5G5
35Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata16S5G5
36Red SaddlebagsTramea onusta1SAG5
37Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis2S5G5
38Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax1S5G5
39Familiar BluetEnallagma civile12S5G5
40Atlantic BluetEnallagma doubledayi1S5G5
41Big BluetEnallagma durum6S4S5G5
42Orange BluetEnallagma signatum3S5G5
43Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata3S5G5
44Fragile ForktailIschnura posita5S5G5
45Rambur's ForktailIschnura ramburii24S5G5
46Duckweed FiretailTelebasis byersi1S3S4G5