List of the 45 Odonate species known for Dare County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Common Green DarnerAnax junius23S5G5
2Comet DarnerAnax longipes1S4G5
3Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros4S5G5
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 gravida20S5G5
12Red-veined PennantCelithemis bertha1S4G5
13Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina14S5G5
14Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata1S5G5
15Double-ringed PennantCelithemis verna1S4G5
16Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis37S5G5
17Seaside DragonletErythrodiplax berenice36S5G5
18Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula2S5G5
19Blue CorporalLadona deplanata3S5G5
20Golden-winged SkimmerLibellula auripennis6S5G5
21Bar-winged SkimmerLibellula axilena8S5G5
22Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta9S5G5
23Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa1S5G5
24Needham's SkimmerLibellula needhami29S5G5
25Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata5S5G5
26Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans12S5G5
27Marl PennantMacrodiplax balteata12WS2S3G5
28Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis27S5G5
29Wandering GliderPantala flavescens17S5G5
30Spot-winged GliderPantala hymenaea6S5G5
31Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera10S5G5
32Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia3S5G5
33Striped SaddlebagsTramea calverti1SAG5
34Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina20S5G5
35Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata16S5G5
36Red SaddlebagsTramea onusta1SAG5
37Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis2S5G5
38Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax1S5G5
39Familiar BluetEnallagma civile13S5G5
40Big BluetEnallagma durum8S4S5G5
41Orange BluetEnallagma signatum3S5G5
42Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata4S5G5
43Fragile ForktailIschnura posita5S5G5
44Rambur's ForktailIschnura ramburii27S5G5
45Duckweed FiretailTelebasis byersi1S3S4G5