List of the 82 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 junius4S5G5
3Comet DarnerAnax longipes1S4G5
4Springtime DarnerBasiaeschna janata2S5G5
5Fawn DarnerBoyeria vinosa3S5G5
6Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros6S5G5
7Harlequin DarnerGomphaeschna furcillata2S4S5G5
8Cyrano DarnerNasiaeschna pentacantha2S4S5G5
9Black-shouldered SpinylegDromogomphus spinosus5S5G5
10Eastern RingtailErpetogomphus designatus3S3S4G5
11DragonhunterHagenius brevistylus4S5G5
12Piedmont ClubtailHylogomphus parvidens1WS3?G4
13Appalachian SnaketailOphiogomphus incurvatus1WS3G3
14Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis1S5G5
15Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus4S5G5
16Common SanddragonProgomphus obscurus6S5G5
17Eastern Least ClubtailStylogomphus albistylus2S3S4G5
18Riverine ClubtailStylurus amnicola1WS3G4
19Laura's ClubtailStylurus laurae1S3G4
20Russet-tipped ClubtailStylurus plagiatus1S4S5G5
21Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata1S5G5
22Stream CruiserDidymops transversa1S5G5
23Allegheny River CruiserMacromia alleghaniensis1S4G4
24Swift River CruiserMacromia illinoiensis4S5G5
25Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura2S5G5
26Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps8S5G5
27Selys's SundragonHelocordulia selysii1S4G4
28Umber ShadowdragonNeurocordulia obsoleta1S4G5
29Mocha EmeraldSomatochlora linearis2S5G5
30Clamp-tipped EmeraldSomatochlora tenebrosa2S4S5G5
31Calico PennantCelithemis elisa1S5G5
32Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina7S5G5
33Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata4S5G5
34Swift SetwingDythemis velox6S4S5G5
35Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis9S5G5
36Blue CorporalLadona deplanata2S5G5
37Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea4S5G5
38Yellow-sided SkimmerLibellula flavida2S4S5G5
39Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta10S5G5
40Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa11S5G5
41Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella3S4G5
42Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata2S5G5
43Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans8S5G5
44Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis8S5G5
45Wandering GliderPantala flavescens2S5G5
46Spot-winged GliderPantala hymenaea2S5G5
47Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera9S5G5
48Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia10S5G5
49Blue-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum ambiguum2S5G5
50Ruby MeadowhawkSympetrum rubicundulum3S4G5
51Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum2S5G5
52Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina1S5G5
53Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata6S5G5
54Appalachian JewelwingCalopteryx angustipennis2S3S4G4
55Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata7S5G5
56Smoky RubyspotHetaerina titia6S5G5
57Great SpreadwingArchilestes grandis2S3S4G5
58Southern SpreadwingLestes australis4S5G5
59Sweetflag SpreadwingLestes forcipatus1WS2S3G5
60Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis4S5G5
61Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax1S5G5
62Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis8S5G5
63Variable DancerArgia fumipennis5S5G5
64Powdered DancerArgia moesta6S5G5
65Blue-ringed DancerArgia sedula5S5G5
66Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis6S5G5
67Dusky DancerArgia translata5S5G5
68Aurora DamselChromagrion conditum4S4?G5
69Azure BluetEnallagma aspersum2S5G5
70Double-striped BluetEnallagma basidens3S5G5
71Familiar BluetEnallagma civile5S5G5
72Turquoise BluetEnallagma divagans1S5G5
73Stream BluetEnallagma exsulans3S5G5
74Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum2S5G5
75Orange BluetEnallagma signatum6S5G5
76Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum1S5G5
77Vesper BluetEnallagma vesperum1S3S4G5
78Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata2S5G5
79Fragile ForktailIschnura posita7S5G5
80Furtive ForktailIschnura prognata2S3S4G4
81Rambur's ForktailIschnura ramburii1S5G5
82Eastern ForktailIschnura verticalis1S4S5G5