List of the 113 Odonate species known for Durham County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Gray PetaltailTachopteryx thoreyi10S4G4
2Shadow DarnerAeshna umbrosa26S5G5
3Common Green DarnerAnax junius40S5G5
4Comet DarnerAnax longipes8S4G5
5Springtime DarnerBasiaeschna janata17S5G5
6Fawn DarnerBoyeria vinosa6S5G5
7Regal DarnerCoryphaeschna ingens1SRS2?G5
8Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros37S5G5
9Taper-tailed DarnerGomphaeschna antilope10S4G4
10Harlequin DarnerGomphaeschna furcillata2S4S5G5
11Cyrano DarnerNasiaeschna pentacantha19S4S5G5
12Unicorn ClubtailArigomphus villosipes4WS3G5
13Black-shouldered SpinylegDromogomphus spinosus27S5G5
14Eastern RingtailErpetogomphus designatus1S3S4G5
15Blackwater ClubtailGomphurus dilatatus1WS3?G5
16Splendid ClubtailGomphurus lineatifrons11SRS2G4
17Septima's ClubtailGomphurus septima5SRS3G2 [G3]
18Cobra ClubtailGomphurus vastus1S3S4G5
19DragonhunterHagenius brevistylus24S5G5
20Spine-crowned ClubtailHylogomphus abbreviatus8WS3G4
21Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis34S5G5
22Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus27S5G5
23Common SanddragonProgomphus obscurus33S5G5
24Eastern Least ClubtailStylogomphus albistylus2S3S4G5
25Laura's ClubtailStylurus laurae5S3G4
26Russet-tipped ClubtailStylurus plagiatus6S4S5G5
27Brown SpiketailCordulegaster bilineata3S4G5
28Tiger SpiketailCordulegaster erronea1S3S4G4
29Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata8S5G5
30Arrowhead SpiketailCordulegaster obliqua30S3G4
31Stream CruiserDidymops transversa36S5G5
32Allegheny River CruiserMacromia alleghaniensis13S4G4
33Swift River CruiserMacromia illinoiensis94S5G5
34Royal River CruiserMacromia taeniolata4S4G5
35Slender BaskettailEpitheca costalis1S4G5
36Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura57S5G5
37Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps100S5G5
38Robust BaskettailEpitheca spinosa32S3?G4
39Selys's SundragonHelocordulia selysii32S4G4
40Uhler's SundragonHelocordulia uhleri10S3S4G5
41Umber ShadowdragonNeurocordulia obsoleta41S4G5
42Cinnamon ShadowdragonNeurocordulia virginiensis17WS3?G4
43Coppery EmeraldSomatochlora georgiana4SRS2?G3G4
44Mocha EmeraldSomatochlora linearis37S5G5
45Clamp-tipped EmeraldSomatochlora tenebrosa26S4S5G5
46Red-veined PennantCelithemis bertha2S4G5
47Calico PennantCelithemis elisa13S5G5
48Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina25S5G5
49Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata41S5G5
50Double-ringed PennantCelithemis verna15S4G5
51Swift SetwingDythemis velox14S4S5G5
52Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis95S5G5
53Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula21S5G5
54Blue CorporalLadona deplanata33S5G5
55Golden-winged SkimmerLibellula auripennis7S5G5
56Bar-winged SkimmerLibellula axilena12S5G5
57Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea22S5G5
58Yellow-sided SkimmerLibellula flavida8S4S5G5
59Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta75S5G5
60Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa77S5G5
61Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella13S4G5
62Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata20S5G5
63Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans49S5G5
64Roseate SkimmerOrthemis ferruginea1S3S4G5
65Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis81S5G5
66Wandering GliderPantala flavescens26S5G5
67Spot-winged GliderPantala hymenaea11S5G5
68Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera53S5G5
69Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia87S5G5
70Blue-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum ambiguum16S5G5
71Ruby MeadowhawkSympetrum rubicundulum1S4G5
72Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum28S5G5
73Striped SaddlebagsTramea calverti1SAG5
74Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina22S5G5
75Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata26S5G5
76Red SaddlebagsTramea onusta1SAG5
77Sparkling JewelwingCalopteryx dimidiata3S5G5
78Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata18S5G5
79American RubyspotHetaerina americana24S5G5
80Smoky RubyspotHetaerina titia1S5G5
81Great SpreadwingArchilestes grandis9S3S4G5
82Southern SpreadwingLestes australis27S5G5
83Amber-winged SpreadwingLestes eurinus2WS3G4
84Sweetflag SpreadwingLestes forcipatus4WS2S3G5
85Elegant SpreadwingLestes inaequalis10S5G5
86Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis5S5G5
87Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax9S5G5
88Eastern Red DamselAmphiagrion saucium1S4?G5
89Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis24S5G5
90Seepage DancerArgia bipunctulata2S4G4
91Variable DancerArgia fumipennis52S5G5
92Powdered DancerArgia moesta32S5G5
93Blue-ringed DancerArgia sedula19S5G5
94Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis35S5G5
95Dusky DancerArgia translata8S5G5
96Aurora DamselChromagrion conditum1S4?G5
97Azure BluetEnallagma aspersum18S5G5
98Double-striped BluetEnallagma basidens16S5G5
99Familiar BluetEnallagma civile14S5G5
100Attenuated BluetEnallagma daeckii15S4G4
101Turquoise BluetEnallagma divagans17S5G5
102Burgundy BluetEnallagma dubium3S4S5G5
103Stream BluetEnallagma exsulans23S5G5
104Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum17S5G5
105Orange BluetEnallagma signatum21S5G5
106Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum15S5G5
107Blackwater BluetEnallagma weewa1S5G5
108Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata13S5G5
109Fragile ForktailIschnura posita46S5G5
110Furtive ForktailIschnura prognata3S3S4G4
111Rambur's ForktailIschnura ramburii5S5G5
112Eastern ForktailIschnura verticalis4S4S5G5
113Southern SpriteNehalennia integricollis4S3S4G5