List of the 78 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 junius3S5G5
3Springtime DarnerBasiaeschna janata2S5G5
4Fawn DarnerBoyeria vinosa2S5G5
5Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros5S5G5
6Harlequin DarnerGomphaeschna furcillata2S4S5G5
7Cyrano DarnerNasiaeschna pentacantha1S4S5G5
8Black-shouldered SpinylegDromogomphus spinosus1S5G5
9Piedmont ClubtailHylogomphus parvidens1WS3?G4
10Appalachian SnaketailOphiogomphus incurvatus1WS3G3
11Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis1S5G5
12Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus4S5G5
13Common SanddragonProgomphus obscurus6S5G5
14Eastern Least ClubtailStylogomphus albistylus2S3S4G5
15Laura's ClubtailStylurus laurae1S3G4
16Russet-tipped ClubtailStylurus plagiatus1S4S5G5
17Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata1S5G5
18Stream CruiserDidymops transversa1S5G5
19Allegheny River CruiserMacromia alleghaniensis1S4G4
20Swift River CruiserMacromia illinoiensis2S5G5
21Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura2S5G5
22Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps4S5G5
23Selys's SundragonHelocordulia selysii1S4G4
24Umber ShadowdragonNeurocordulia obsoleta1S4G5
25Mocha EmeraldSomatochlora linearis2S5G5
26Clamp-tipped EmeraldSomatochlora tenebrosa2S4S5G5
27Calico PennantCelithemis elisa1S5G5
28Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina5S5G5
29Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata3S5G5
30Swift SetwingDythemis velox3S4S5G5
31Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis3S5G5
32Blue CorporalLadona deplanata2S5G5
33Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea3S5G5
34Yellow-sided SkimmerLibellula flavida2S4S5G5
35Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta3S5G5
36Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa4S5G5
37Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella2S4G5
38Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata2S5G5
39Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans5S5G5
40Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis3S5G5
41Wandering GliderPantala flavescens2S5G5
42Spot-winged GliderPantala hymenaea1S5G5
43Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera4S5G5
44Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia3S5G5
45Blue-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum ambiguum2S5G5
46Ruby MeadowhawkSympetrum rubicundulum3S4G5
47Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum2S5G5
48Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina1S5G5
49Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata2S5G5
50Appalachian JewelwingCalopteryx angustipennis2S3S4G4
51Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata5S5G5
52Smoky RubyspotHetaerina titia2S5G5
53Great SpreadwingArchilestes grandis2S3S4G5
54Southern SpreadwingLestes australis4S5G5
55Sweetflag SpreadwingLestes forcipatus1WS2S3G5
56Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis4S5G5
57Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax1S5G5
58Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis2S5G5
59Variable DancerArgia fumipennis3S5G5
60Powdered DancerArgia moesta1S5G5
61Blue-ringed DancerArgia sedula1S5G5
62Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis3S5G5
63Dusky DancerArgia translata2S5G5
64Aurora DamselChromagrion conditum4S4?G5
65Azure BluetEnallagma aspersum2S5G5
66Double-striped BluetEnallagma basidens1S5G5
67Familiar BluetEnallagma civile3S5G5
68Turquoise BluetEnallagma divagans1S5G5
69Stream BluetEnallagma exsulans1S5G5
70Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum1S5G5
71Orange BluetEnallagma signatum2S5G5
72Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum1S5G5
73Vesper BluetEnallagma vesperum1S3S4G5
74Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata2S5G5
75Fragile ForktailIschnura posita4S5G5
76Furtive ForktailIschnura prognata2S3S4G4
77Rambur's ForktailIschnura ramburii1S5G5
78Eastern ForktailIschnura verticalis1S4S5G5