List of the 44 Odonate species known for Dare County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Common Green DarnerAnax junius17S5G5
2Comet DarnerAnax longipes1S4G5
3Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros2S5G5
4Taper-tailed DarnerGomphaeschna antilope4S4G4
5Harlequin DarnerGomphaeschna furcillata2S4S5G5
6Cyrano DarnerNasiaeschna pentacantha1S4S5G5
7Royal River CruiserMacromia taeniolata1S4G5
8Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura3S5G5
9Mantled BaskettailEpitheca semiaquea3S5G5
10Fine-lined EmeraldSomatochlora filosa4S4G5
11Four-spotted PennantBrachymesia gravida11S5G5
12Red-veined PennantCelithemis bertha1S4G5
13Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina10S5G5
14Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata1S5G5
15Double-ringed PennantCelithemis verna1S4G5
16Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis27S5G5
17Seaside DragonletErythrodiplax berenice25S5G5
18Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula1S5G5
19Blue CorporalLadona deplanata2S5G5
20Golden-winged SkimmerLibellula auripennis6S5G5
21Bar-winged SkimmerLibellula axilena7S5G5
22Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta7S5G5
23Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa1S5G5
24Needham's SkimmerLibellula needhami19S5G5
25Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata3S5G5
26Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans10S5G5
27Marl PennantMacrodiplax balteata8WS2S3G5
28Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis23S5G5
29Wandering GliderPantala flavescens15S5G5
30Spot-winged GliderPantala hymenaea5S5G5
31Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera10S5G5
32Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia3S5G5
33Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina16S5G5
34Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata13S5G5
35Red SaddlebagsTramea onusta1SAG5
36Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis1S5G5
37Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax1S5G5
38Familiar BluetEnallagma civile10S5G5
39Atlantic BluetEnallagma doubledayi1S5G5
40Big BluetEnallagma durum4S4S5G5
41Orange BluetEnallagma signatum2S5G5
42Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata2S5G5
43Fragile ForktailIschnura posita3S5G5
44Rambur's ForktailIschnura ramburii17S5G5