List of the 83 Odonate species known for Forsyth County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Shadow DarnerAeshna umbrosa1S5G5
2Common Green DarnerAnax junius5S5G5
3Comet DarnerAnax longipes1S4G5
4Springtime DarnerBasiaeschna janata2S5G5
5Fawn DarnerBoyeria vinosa4S5G5
6Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros6S5G5
7Harlequin DarnerGomphaeschna furcillata2S4S5G5
8Cyrano DarnerNasiaeschna pentacantha2S4S5G5
9Black-shouldered SpinylegDromogomphus spinosus8S5G5
10Eastern RingtailErpetogomphus designatus4S3S4G5
11Cocoa ClubtailGomphurus hybridus1WS3G4
12DragonhunterHagenius brevistylus4S5G5
13Piedmont ClubtailHylogomphus parvidens1WS3?G4
14Appalachian SnaketailOphiogomphus incurvatus1WS3G3
15Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis1S5G5
16Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus4S5G5
17Common SanddragonProgomphus obscurus6S5G5
18Eastern Least ClubtailStylogomphus albistylus3S3S4G5
19Riverine ClubtailStylurus amnicola3WS3G4
20Laura's ClubtailStylurus laurae1S3G4
21Russet-tipped ClubtailStylurus plagiatus1S4S5G5
22Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata1S5G5
23Stream CruiserDidymops transversa1S5G5
24Allegheny River CruiserMacromia alleghaniensis1S4G4
25Swift River CruiserMacromia illinoiensis5S5G5
26Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura2S5G5
27Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps9S5G5
28Selys's SundragonHelocordulia selysii1S4G4
29Umber ShadowdragonNeurocordulia obsoleta1S4G5
30Mocha EmeraldSomatochlora linearis2S5G5
31Clamp-tipped EmeraldSomatochlora tenebrosa2S4S5G5
32Calico PennantCelithemis elisa1S5G5
33Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina8S5G5
34Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata4S5G5
35Swift SetwingDythemis velox6S4S5G5
36Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis13S5G5
37Blue CorporalLadona deplanata2S5G5
38Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea4S5G5
39Yellow-sided SkimmerLibellula flavida2S4S5G5
40Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta13S5G5
41Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa14S5G5
42Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella3S4G5
43Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata2S5G5
44Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans10S5G5
45Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis10S5G5
46Wandering GliderPantala flavescens3S5G5
47Spot-winged GliderPantala hymenaea3S5G5
48Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera11S5G5
49Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia14S5G5
50Blue-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum ambiguum3S5G5
51Ruby MeadowhawkSympetrum rubicundulum3S4G5
52Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum2S5G5
53Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina1S5G5
54Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata7S5G5
55Appalachian JewelwingCalopteryx angustipennis3S3S4G4
56Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata8S5G5
57Smoky RubyspotHetaerina titia8S5G5
58Great SpreadwingArchilestes grandis2S3S4G5
59Southern SpreadwingLestes australis4S5G5
60Sweetflag SpreadwingLestes forcipatus1WS2S3G5
61Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis4S5G5
62Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax1S5G5
63Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis11S5G5
64Variable DancerArgia fumipennis5S5G5
65Powdered DancerArgia moesta8S5G5
66Blue-ringed DancerArgia sedula5S5G5
67Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis7S5G5
68Dusky DancerArgia translata5S5G5
69Aurora DamselChromagrion conditum4S4?G5
70Azure BluetEnallagma aspersum2S5G5
71Double-striped BluetEnallagma basidens3S5G5
72Familiar BluetEnallagma civile6S5G5
73Turquoise BluetEnallagma divagans1S5G5
74Stream BluetEnallagma exsulans3S5G5
75Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum2S5G5
76Orange BluetEnallagma signatum6S5G5
77Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum1S5G5
78Vesper BluetEnallagma vesperum1S3S4G5
79Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata2S5G5
80Fragile ForktailIschnura posita7S5G5
81Furtive ForktailIschnura prognata2S3S4G4
82Rambur's ForktailIschnura ramburii1S5G5
83Eastern ForktailIschnura verticalis1S4S5G5