List of the 77 Odonate species known for New Hanover County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Common Green DarnerAnax junius42S5G5
2Comet DarnerAnax longipes11S4G5
3Springtime DarnerBasiaeschna janata2S5G5
4Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros2S5G5
5Harlequin DarnerGomphaeschna furcillata2S4S5G5
6Cyrano DarnerNasiaeschna pentacantha3S4S5G5
7Two-striped ForceptailAphylla williamsoni3S3G5
8Gray-green ClubtailArigomphus pallidus1SRS1G5
9Clearlake ClubtailPhanogomphus australis1SRS1G4
10Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis1S5G5
11Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus2S5G5
12Common SanddragonProgomphus obscurus1S5G5
13Russet-tipped ClubtailStylurus plagiatus2S4S5G5
14Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata2S5G5
15Stream CruiserDidymops transversa1S5G5
16Slender BaskettailEpitheca costalis1S4G5
17Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura9S5G5
18Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps4S5G5
19Mantled BaskettailEpitheca semiaquea1S5G5
20Robust BaskettailEpitheca spinosa1WS3?G4
21Fine-lined EmeraldSomatochlora filosa1S4G5
22Four-spotted PennantBrachymesia gravida8S5G5
23Amanda's PennantCelithemis amanda1S5G5
24Red-veined PennantCelithemis bertha1S4G5
25Calico PennantCelithemis elisa2S5G5
26Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina4S5G5
27Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata3S5G5
28Ornate PennantCelithemis ornata1S5G5
29Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis28S5G5
30Seaside DragonletErythrodiplax berenice7S5G5
31Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula24S5G5
32Blue CorporalLadona deplanata9S5G5
33Golden-winged SkimmerLibellula auripennis10S5G5
34Bar-winged SkimmerLibellula axilena7S5G5
35Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta6S5G5
36Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa1S5G5
37Needham's SkimmerLibellula needhami9S5G5
38Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata4S5G5
39Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans7S5G5
40Marl PennantMacrodiplax balteata2WS2S3G5
41Roseate SkimmerOrthemis ferruginea8S3S4G5
42Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis33S5G5
43Wandering GliderPantala flavescens21S5G5
44Spot-winged GliderPantala hymenaea3S5G5
45Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera8S5G5
46Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia6S5G5
47Blue-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum ambiguum5S5G5
48Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina32S5G5
49Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata11S5G5
50Red SaddlebagsTramea onusta5SAG5
51Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata2S5G5
52Smoky RubyspotHetaerina titia1S5G5
53Southern SpreadwingLestes australis16S5G5
54Elegant SpreadwingLestes inaequalis1S5G5
55Carolina SpreadwingLestes vidua18SRS2?G5
56Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax1S5G5
57Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis2S5G5
58Seepage DancerArgia bipunctulata1S4G4
59Variable DancerArgia fumipennis2S5G5
60Blue-ringed DancerArgia sedula1S5G5
61Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis4S5G5
62Double-striped BluetEnallagma basidens1S5G5
63Familiar BluetEnallagma civile6S5G5
64Attenuated BluetEnallagma daeckii1S4G4
65Atlantic BluetEnallagma doubledayi16S5G5
66Big BluetEnallagma durum2S4S5G5
67Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum1S5G5
68Pale BluetEnallagma pallidum2S4?G4
69Orange BluetEnallagma signatum4S5G5
70Vesper BluetEnallagma vesperum3S3S4G5
71Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata26S5G5
72Lilypad ForktailIschnura kellicotti6S3S4G5
73Fragile ForktailIschnura posita11S5G5
74Furtive ForktailIschnura prognata6S3S4G4
75Rambur's ForktailIschnura ramburii20S5G5
76Southern SpriteNehalennia integricollis1S3S4G5
77Duckweed FiretailTelebasis byersi2S3S4G5