List of the 81 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 janata3S5G5
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 plagiatus3S4S5G5
18Brown SpiketailCordulegaster bilineata1S4G5
19Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata2S5G5
20Arrowhead SpiketailCordulegaster obliqua1S3G4
21Stream CruiserDidymops transversa5S5G5
22Swift River CruiserMacromia illinoiensis3S5G5
23Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura9S5G5
24Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps5S5G5
25Selys's SundragonHelocordulia selysii3S4G4
26Umber ShadowdragonNeurocordulia obsoleta1S4G5
27Mocha EmeraldSomatochlora linearis1S5G5
28Clamp-tipped EmeraldSomatochlora tenebrosa3S4S5G5
29Calico PennantCelithemis elisa3S5G5
30Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina7S5G5
31Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata5S5G5
32Swift SetwingDythemis velox2S4S5G5
33Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis13S5G5
34Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula1S5G5
35Blue CorporalLadona deplanata5S5G5
36Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea6S5G5
37Yellow-sided SkimmerLibellula flavida1S4S5G5
38Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta8S5G5
39Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa8S5G5
40Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella5S4G5
41Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata2S5G5
42Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans3S5G5
43Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis12S5G5
44Wandering GliderPantala flavescens3S5G5
45Spot-winged GliderPantala hymenaea3S5G5
46Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera6S5G5
47Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia12S5G5
48Blue-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum ambiguum2S5G5
49Ruby MeadowhawkSympetrum rubicundulum1S4G5
50Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum2S5G5
51Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina4S5G5
52Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata5S5G5
53Sparkling JewelwingCalopteryx dimidiata2S5G5
54Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata3S5G5
55Great SpreadwingArchilestes grandis4S3S4G5
56Southern SpreadwingLestes australis5S5G5
57Amber-winged SpreadwingLestes eurinus1WS3G4
58Sweetflag SpreadwingLestes forcipatus1WS2S3G5
59Elegant SpreadwingLestes inaequalis1S5G5
60Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis3S5G5
61Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax1S5G5
62Eastern Red DamselAmphiagrion saucium1S4?G5
63Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis8S5G5
64Variable DancerArgia fumipennis5S5G5
65Powdered DancerArgia moesta8S5G5
66Blue-ringed DancerArgia sedula8S5G5
67Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis9S5G5
68Dusky DancerArgia translata3S5G5
69Aurora DamselChromagrion conditum1S4?G5
70Double-striped BluetEnallagma basidens2S5G5
71Familiar BluetEnallagma civile3S5G5
72Turquoise BluetEnallagma divagans2S5G5
73Stream BluetEnallagma exsulans9S5G5
74Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum1S5G5
75Orange BluetEnallagma signatum1S5G5
76Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum1S5G5
77Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata1S5G5
78Lilypad ForktailIschnura kellicotti1S3S4G5
79Fragile ForktailIschnura posita9S5G5
80Furtive ForktailIschnura prognata1S3S4G4
81Southern SpriteNehalennia integricollis1S3S4G5