List of the 80 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 junius2S5G5
4Comet DarnerAnax longipes1S4G5
5Springtime DarnerBasiaeschna janata2S5G5
6Fawn DarnerBoyeria vinosa1S5G5
7Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros4S5G5
8Cyrano DarnerNasiaeschna pentacantha2S4S5G5
9Unicorn ClubtailArigomphus villosipes2WS3G5
10Black-shouldered SpinylegDromogomphus spinosus12S5G5
11DragonhunterHagenius brevistylus3S5G5
12Appalachian SnaketailOphiogomphus incurvatus1WS3G3
13Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis5S5G5
14Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus4S5G5
15Common SanddragonProgomphus obscurus5S5G5
16Eastern Least ClubtailStylogomphus albistylus1S3S4G5
17Russet-tipped ClubtailStylurus plagiatus2S4S5G5
18Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata2S5G5
19Arrowhead SpiketailCordulegaster obliqua1S3G4
20Stream CruiserDidymops transversa5S5G5
21Swift River CruiserMacromia illinoiensis3S5G5
22Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura8S5G5
23Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps5S5G5
24Selys's SundragonHelocordulia selysii3S4G4
25Umber ShadowdragonNeurocordulia obsoleta1S4G5
26Mocha EmeraldSomatochlora linearis1S5G5
27Clamp-tipped EmeraldSomatochlora tenebrosa3S4S5G5
28Calico PennantCelithemis elisa3S5G5
29Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina7S5G5
30Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata5S5G5
31Swift SetwingDythemis velox2S4S5G5
32Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis12S5G5
33Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula1S5G5
34Blue CorporalLadona deplanata4S5G5
35Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea6S5G5
36Yellow-sided SkimmerLibellula flavida1S4S5G5
37Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta7S5G5
38Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa8S5G5
39Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella5S4G5
40Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata2S5G5
41Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans3S5G5
42Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis11S5G5
43Wandering GliderPantala flavescens3S5G5
44Spot-winged GliderPantala hymenaea3S5G5
45Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera6S5G5
46Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia11S5G5
47Blue-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum ambiguum2S5G5
48Ruby MeadowhawkSympetrum rubicundulum1S4G5
49Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum2S5G5
50Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina4S5G5
51Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata4S5G5
52Sparkling JewelwingCalopteryx dimidiata2S5G5
53Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata3S5G5
54Great SpreadwingArchilestes grandis4S3S4G5
55Southern SpreadwingLestes australis5S5G5
56Amber-winged SpreadwingLestes eurinus1WS3G4
57Sweetflag SpreadwingLestes forcipatus1WS2S3G5
58Elegant SpreadwingLestes inaequalis1S5G5
59Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis3S5G5
60Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax1S5G5
61Eastern Red DamselAmphiagrion saucium1S4?G5
62Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis8S5G5
63Variable DancerArgia fumipennis5S5G5
64Powdered DancerArgia moesta8S5G5
65Blue-ringed DancerArgia sedula8S5G5
66Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis9S5G5
67Dusky DancerArgia translata3S5G5
68Aurora DamselChromagrion conditum1S4?G5
69Double-striped BluetEnallagma basidens2S5G5
70Familiar BluetEnallagma civile3S5G5
71Turquoise BluetEnallagma divagans2S5G5
72Stream BluetEnallagma exsulans9S5G5
73Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum1S5G5
74Orange BluetEnallagma signatum1S5G5
75Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum1S5G5
76Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata1S5G5
77Lilypad ForktailIschnura kellicotti1S3S4G5
78Fragile ForktailIschnura posita8S5G5
79Furtive ForktailIschnura prognata1S3S4G4
80Southern SpriteNehalennia integricollis1S3S4G5