List of the 77 Odonate species known for Guilford County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Gray PetaltailTachopteryx thoreyi1S4G4
2Shadow DarnerAeshna umbrosa2S5G5
3Common Green DarnerAnax junius1S5G5
4Comet DarnerAnax longipes1S4G5
5Springtime DarnerBasiaeschna janata2S5G5
6Fawn DarnerBoyeria vinosa1S5G5
7Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros3S5G5
8Black-shouldered SpinylegDromogomphus spinosus6S5G5
9DragonhunterHagenius brevistylus3S5G5
10Appalachian SnaketailOphiogomphus incurvatus1WS3G3
11Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis4S5G5
12Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus4S5G5
13Common SanddragonProgomphus obscurus3S5G5
14Eastern Least ClubtailStylogomphus albistylus1S3S4G5
15Russet-tipped ClubtailStylurus plagiatus2S4S5G5
16Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata2S5G5
17Arrowhead SpiketailCordulegaster obliqua1S3G4
18Stream CruiserDidymops transversa5S5G5
19Swift River CruiserMacromia illinoiensis1S5G5
20Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura7S5G5
21Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps2S5G5
22Selys's SundragonHelocordulia selysii3S4G4
23Umber ShadowdragonNeurocordulia obsoleta1S4G5
24Mocha EmeraldSomatochlora linearis1S5G5
25Clamp-tipped EmeraldSomatochlora tenebrosa3S4S5G5
26Calico PennantCelithemis elisa3S5G5
27Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina4S5G5
28Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata4S5G5
29Swift SetwingDythemis velox1S4S5G5
30Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis6S5G5
31Blue CorporalLadona deplanata4S5G5
32Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea4S5G5
33Yellow-sided SkimmerLibellula flavida1S4S5G5
34Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta4S5G5
35Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa3S5G5
36Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella3S4G5
37Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata1S5G5
38Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans3S5G5
39Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis3S5G5
40Wandering GliderPantala flavescens2S5G5
41Spot-winged GliderPantala hymenaea2S5G5
42Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera4S5G5
43Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia5S5G5
44Blue-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum ambiguum2S5G5
45Ruby MeadowhawkSympetrum rubicundulum1S4G5
46Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum2S5G5
47Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina1S5G5
48Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata2S5G5
49Sparkling JewelwingCalopteryx dimidiata2S5G5
50Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata1S5G5
51Great SpreadwingArchilestes grandis4S3S4G5
52Southern SpreadwingLestes australis3S5G5
53Amber-winged SpreadwingLestes eurinus1WS3G4
54Sweetflag SpreadwingLestes forcipatus1WS2S3G5
55Elegant SpreadwingLestes inaequalis1S5G5
56Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis3S5G5
57Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax1S5G5
58Eastern Red DamselAmphiagrion saucium1S4?G5
59Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis2S5G5
60Variable DancerArgia fumipennis2S5G5
61Powdered DancerArgia moesta3S5G5
62Blue-ringed DancerArgia sedula3S5G5
63Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis3S5G5
64Dusky DancerArgia translata3S5G5
65Aurora DamselChromagrion conditum1S4?G5
66Double-striped BluetEnallagma basidens2S5G5
67Familiar BluetEnallagma civile1S5G5
68Turquoise BluetEnallagma divagans1S5G5
69Stream BluetEnallagma exsulans4S5G5
70Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum1S5G5
71Orange BluetEnallagma signatum1S5G5
72Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum1S5G5
73Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata1S5G5
74Lilypad ForktailIschnura kellicotti1S3S4G5
75Fragile ForktailIschnura posita4S5G5
76Furtive ForktailIschnura prognata1S3S4G4
77Southern SpriteNehalennia integricollis1S3S4G5