List of the 92 Odonate species known for Halifax County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Gray PetaltailTachopteryx thoreyi1S4G4
2Shadow DarnerAeshna umbrosa1S5G5
3Common Green DarnerAnax junius6S5G5
4Springtime DarnerBasiaeschna janata6S5G5
5Fawn DarnerBoyeria vinosa3S5G5
6Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros13S5G5
7Harlequin DarnerGomphaeschna furcillata3S4S5G5
8Cyrano DarnerNasiaeschna pentacantha5S4S5G5
9Unicorn ClubtailArigomphus villosipes2WS3G5
10Black-shouldered SpinylegDromogomphus spinosus12S5G5
11Cocoa ClubtailGomphurus hybridus5WS3G4
12Septima's ClubtailGomphurus septima1SRS2FSCG2
13DragonhunterHagenius brevistylus2S5G5
14Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis5S5G5
15Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus12S5G5
16Common SanddragonProgomphus obscurus1S5G5
17Laura's ClubtailStylurus laurae1S3G4
18Russet-tipped ClubtailStylurus plagiatus6S4S5G5
19Brown SpiketailCordulegaster bilineata2S4G5
20Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata2S5G5
21Stream CruiserDidymops transversa7S5G5
22Allegheny River CruiserMacromia alleghaniensis1S4G4
23Swift River CruiserMacromia illinoiensis6S5G5
24Slender BaskettailEpitheca costalis2S4G5
25Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura8S5G5
26Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps15S5G5
27Robust BaskettailEpitheca spinosa3WS3?G4
28Selys's SundragonHelocordulia selysii3S4G4
29Uhler's SundragonHelocordulia uhleri1S3S4G5
30Umber ShadowdragonNeurocordulia obsoleta3S4G5
31Cinnamon ShadowdragonNeurocordulia virginiensis1WS3?G4
32Mocha EmeraldSomatochlora linearis3S5G5
33Treetop EmeraldSomatochlora provocans1WS3?G4
34Clamp-tipped EmeraldSomatochlora tenebrosa3S4S5G5
35Calico PennantCelithemis elisa4S5G5
36Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina4S5G5
37Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata3S5G5
38Double-ringed PennantCelithemis verna2S4G5
39Swift SetwingDythemis velox1S4S5G5
40Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis21S5G5
41Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula6S5G5
42Blue CorporalLadona deplanata2S5G5
43Golden-winged SkimmerLibellula auripennis5S5G5
44Bar-winged SkimmerLibellula axilena3S5G5
45Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea5S5G5
46Yellow-sided SkimmerLibellula flavida4S4S5G5
47Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta6S5G5
48Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa4S5G5
49Needham's SkimmerLibellula needhami1S5G5
50Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella3S4G5
51Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata8S5G5
52Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans11S5G5
53Roseate SkimmerOrthemis ferruginea1S3S4G5
54Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis10S5G5
55Wandering GliderPantala flavescens1S5G5
56Spot-winged GliderPantala hymenaea5S5G5
57Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera4S5G5
58Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia18S5G5
59Blue-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum ambiguum4S5G5
60Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum9S5G5
61Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina6S5G5
62Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata8S5G5
63Red SaddlebagsTramea onusta1SAG5
64Appalachian JewelwingCalopteryx angustipennis4S3S4G4
65Sparkling JewelwingCalopteryx dimidiata1S5G5
66Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata9S5G5
67American RubyspotHetaerina americana2S5G5
68Smoky RubyspotHetaerina titia2S5G5
69Southern SpreadwingLestes australis8S5G5
70Elegant SpreadwingLestes inaequalis3S5G5
71Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis3S5G5
72Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax4S5G5
73Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis6S5G5
74Variable DancerArgia fumipennis15S5G5
75Powdered DancerArgia moesta8S5G5
76Blue-ringed DancerArgia sedula6S5G5
77Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis15S5G5
78Double-striped BluetEnallagma basidens1S5G5
79Familiar BluetEnallagma civile2S5G5
80Attenuated BluetEnallagma daeckii2S4G4
81Turquoise BluetEnallagma divagans4S5G5
82Stream BluetEnallagma exsulans5S5G5
83Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum4S5G5
84Orange BluetEnallagma signatum4S5G5
85Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum4S5G5
86Blackwater BluetEnallagma weewa1S5G5
87Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata2S5G5
88Lilypad ForktailIschnura kellicotti2S3S4G5
89Fragile ForktailIschnura posita6S5G5
90Furtive ForktailIschnura prognata4S3S4G4
91Rambur's ForktailIschnura ramburii6S5G5
92Eastern ForktailIschnura verticalis4S4S5G5