List of the 93 Odonate species known for Franklin County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Gray PetaltailTachopteryx thoreyi3S4G4
2Shadow DarnerAeshna umbrosa1S5G5
3Common Green DarnerAnax junius4S5G5
4Comet DarnerAnax longipes1S4G5
5Springtime DarnerBasiaeschna janata4S5G5
6Fawn DarnerBoyeria vinosa2S5G5
7Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros3S5G5
8Taper-tailed DarnerGomphaeschna antilope1S4G4
9Harlequin DarnerGomphaeschna furcillata3S4S5G5
10Cyrano DarnerNasiaeschna pentacantha1S4S5G5
11Black-shouldered SpinylegDromogomphus spinosus5S5G5
12Skillet ClubtailGomphurus ventricosus4SRS1S2G3
13DragonhunterHagenius brevistylus4S5G5
14Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis5S5G5
15Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus7S5G5
16Common SanddragonProgomphus obscurus4S5G5
17Laura's ClubtailStylurus laurae1S3G4
18Russet-tipped ClubtailStylurus plagiatus3S4S5G5
19Brown SpiketailCordulegaster bilineata1S4G5
20Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata2S5G5
21Arrowhead SpiketailCordulegaster obliqua1S3G4
22Stream CruiserDidymops transversa8S5G5
23Swift River CruiserMacromia illinoiensis6S5G5
24Mountain River CruiserMacromia margarita1SRS2?FSCG3
25Royal River CruiserMacromia taeniolata1S4G5
26Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura10S5G5
27Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps3S5G5
28Selys's SundragonHelocordulia selysii6S4G4
29Uhler's SundragonHelocordulia uhleri1S3S4G5
30Umber ShadowdragonNeurocordulia obsoleta2S4G5
31Coppery EmeraldSomatochlora georgiana1SRS2?G3G4
32Mocha EmeraldSomatochlora linearis2S5G5
33Clamp-tipped EmeraldSomatochlora tenebrosa1S4S5G5
34Amanda's PennantCelithemis amanda1S5G5
35Red-veined PennantCelithemis bertha3S4G5
36Calico PennantCelithemis elisa1S5G5
37Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina1S5G5
38Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata8S5G5
39Double-ringed PennantCelithemis verna1S4G5
40Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis4S5G5
41Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula2S5G5
42Blue CorporalLadona deplanata5S5G5
43Golden-winged SkimmerLibellula auripennis2S5G5
44Bar-winged SkimmerLibellula axilena1S5G5
45Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea2S5G5
46Yellow-sided SkimmerLibellula flavida4S4S5G5
47Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta3S5G5
48Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa2S5G5
49Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella1S4G5
50Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata4S5G5
51Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans1S5G5
52Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis1S5G5
53Wandering GliderPantala flavescens2S5G5
54Spot-winged GliderPantala hymenaea1S5G5
55Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera3S5G5
56Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia6S5G5
57Blue-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum ambiguum2S5G5
58Band-winged MeadowhawkSympetrum semicinctum1S3S4G5
59Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum3S5G5
60Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina1S5G5
61Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata1S5G5
62Sparkling JewelwingCalopteryx dimidiata4S5G5
63Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata2S5G5
64American RubyspotHetaerina americana2S5G5
65Smoky RubyspotHetaerina titia2S5G5
66Great SpreadwingArchilestes grandis1S3S4G5
67Southern SpreadwingLestes australis1S5G5
68Elegant SpreadwingLestes inaequalis1S5G5
69Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis1S5G5
70Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax1S5G5
71Eastern Red DamselAmphiagrion saucium1S4?G5
72Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis3S5G5
73Seepage DancerArgia bipunctulata1S4G4
74Variable DancerArgia fumipennis17S5G5
75Powdered DancerArgia moesta3S5G5
76Blue-ringed DancerArgia sedula2S5G5
77Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis3S5G5
78Dusky DancerArgia translata3S5G5
79Azure BluetEnallagma aspersum1S5G5
80Double-striped BluetEnallagma basidens1S5G5
81Familiar BluetEnallagma civile1S5G5
82Attenuated BluetEnallagma daeckii2S4G4
83Turquoise BluetEnallagma divagans2S5G5
84Stream BluetEnallagma exsulans2S5G5
85Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum1S5G5
86Orange BluetEnallagma signatum2S5G5
87Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum1S5G5
88Blackwater BluetEnallagma weewa4S5G5
89Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata1S5G5
90Lilypad ForktailIschnura kellicotti1S3S4G5
91Fragile ForktailIschnura posita2S5G5
92Rambur's ForktailIschnura ramburii1S5G5
93Eastern ForktailIschnura verticalis1S4S5G5