List of the 75 Odonate species known for New Hanover County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Common Green DarnerAnax junius37S5G5
2Comet DarnerAnax longipes9S4G5
3Springtime DarnerBasiaeschna janata2S5G5
4Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros2S5G5
5Harlequin DarnerGomphaeschna furcillata2S4S5G5
6Cyrano DarnerNasiaeschna pentacantha1S4S5G5
7Two-striped ForceptailAphylla williamsoni3S3G5
8Clearlake ClubtailPhanogomphus australis1SRS1G4
9Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis1S5G5
10Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus2S5G5
11Common SanddragonProgomphus obscurus1S5G5
12Russet-tipped ClubtailStylurus plagiatus2S4S5G5
13Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata2S5G5
14Stream CruiserDidymops transversa1S5G5
15Slender BaskettailEpitheca costalis1S4G5
16Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura9S5G5
17Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps1S5G5
18Mantled BaskettailEpitheca semiaquea1S5G5
19Robust BaskettailEpitheca spinosa1WS3?G4
20Fine-lined EmeraldSomatochlora filosa1S4G5
21Four-spotted PennantBrachymesia gravida6S5G5
22Amanda's PennantCelithemis amanda1S5G5
23Red-veined PennantCelithemis bertha1S4G5
24Calico PennantCelithemis elisa1S5G5
25Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina4S5G5
26Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata2S5G5
27Ornate PennantCelithemis ornata1S5G5
28Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis21S5G5
29Seaside DragonletErythrodiplax berenice7S5G5
30Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula21S5G5
31Blue CorporalLadona deplanata7S5G5
32Golden-winged SkimmerLibellula auripennis9S5G5
33Bar-winged SkimmerLibellula axilena6S5G5
34Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta3S5G5
35Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa1S5G5
36Needham's SkimmerLibellula needhami8S5G5
37Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata3S5G5
38Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans6S5G5
39Marl PennantMacrodiplax balteata2WS2S3G5
40Roseate SkimmerOrthemis ferruginea8S3S4G5
41Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis26S5G5
42Wandering GliderPantala flavescens19S5G5
43Spot-winged GliderPantala hymenaea3S5G5
44Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera5S5G5
45Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia6S5G5
46Blue-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum ambiguum5S5G5
47Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina28S5G5
48Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata10S5G5
49Red SaddlebagsTramea onusta5SAG5
50Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata2S5G5
51Smoky RubyspotHetaerina titia1S5G5
52Southern SpreadwingLestes australis16S5G5
53Elegant SpreadwingLestes inaequalis1S5G5
54Carolina SpreadwingLestes vidua16SRS2?G5
55Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax1S5G5
56Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis2S5G5
57Seepage DancerArgia bipunctulata1S4G4
58Variable DancerArgia fumipennis2S5G5
59Blue-ringed DancerArgia sedula1S5G5
60Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis3S5G5
61Double-striped BluetEnallagma basidens1S5G5
62Familiar BluetEnallagma civile6S5G5
63Attenuated BluetEnallagma daeckii1S4G4
64Atlantic BluetEnallagma doubledayi14S5G5
65Big BluetEnallagma durum1S4S5G5
66Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum1S5G5
67Pale BluetEnallagma pallidum1S4?G4
68Orange BluetEnallagma signatum4S5G5
69Vesper BluetEnallagma vesperum3S3S4G5
70Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata24S5G5
71Lilypad ForktailIschnura kellicotti5S3S4G5
72Fragile ForktailIschnura posita9S5G5
73Furtive ForktailIschnura prognata6S3S4G4
74Rambur's ForktailIschnura ramburii17S5G5
75Duckweed FiretailTelebasis byersi2S3S4G5