List of the 104 Odonate species known for Orange County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Gray PetaltailTachopteryx thoreyi15S4G4
2Shadow DarnerAeshna umbrosa3S5G5
3Common Green DarnerAnax junius50S5G5
4Comet DarnerAnax longipes15S4G5
5Springtime DarnerBasiaeschna janata26S5G5
6Fawn DarnerBoyeria vinosa5S5G5
7Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros28S5G5
8Taper-tailed DarnerGomphaeschna antilope7S4G4
9Harlequin DarnerGomphaeschna furcillata6S4S5G5
10Cyrano DarnerNasiaeschna pentacantha7S4S5G5
11Unicorn ClubtailArigomphus villosipes14WS3G5
12Black-shouldered SpinylegDromogomphus spinosus36S5G5
13Eastern RingtailErpetogomphus designatus2S3S4G5
14Splendid ClubtailGomphurus lineatifrons4SRS2G4
15Septima's ClubtailGomphurus septima1SRS2FSCG2
16DragonhunterHagenius brevistylus28S5G5
17Spine-crowned ClubtailHylogomphus abbreviatus4SRS3G4
18Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis58S5G5
19Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus46S5G5
20Common SanddragonProgomphus obscurus26S5G5
21Eastern Least ClubtailStylogomphus albistylus16S3S4G5
22Laura's ClubtailStylurus laurae14S3G4
23Brown SpiketailCordulegaster bilineata6S4G5
24Tiger SpiketailCordulegaster erronea15S3S4G4
25Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata13S5G5
26Arrowhead SpiketailCordulegaster obliqua4S3G4
27Stream CruiserDidymops transversa29S5G5
28Allegheny River CruiserMacromia alleghaniensis91S4G4
29Swift River CruiserMacromia illinoiensis92S5G5
30Royal River CruiserMacromia taeniolata1S4G5
31Slender BaskettailEpitheca costalis1S4G5
32Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura66S5G5
33Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps42S5G5
34Selys's SundragonHelocordulia selysii10S4G4
35Uhler's SundragonHelocordulia uhleri15S3S4G5
36Umber ShadowdragonNeurocordulia obsoleta7S4G5
37Coppery EmeraldSomatochlora georgiana1SRS2?G3G4
38Mocha EmeraldSomatochlora linearis16S5G5
39Clamp-tipped EmeraldSomatochlora tenebrosa8S4S5G5
40Calico PennantCelithemis elisa57S5G5
41Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina49S5G5
42Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata56S5G5
43Double-ringed PennantCelithemis verna13S4G5
44Swift SetwingDythemis velox36S4S5G5
45Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis124S5G5
46Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula12S5G5
47Blue CorporalLadona deplanata62S5G5
48Golden-winged SkimmerLibellula auripennis9S5G5
49Bar-winged SkimmerLibellula axilena11S5G5
50Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea65S5G5
51Yellow-sided SkimmerLibellula flavida8S4S5G5
52Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta91S5G5
53Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa106S5G5
54Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella10S4G5
55Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata21S5G5
56Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans51S5G5
57Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis119S5G5
58Wandering GliderPantala flavescens11S5G5
59Spot-winged GliderPantala hymenaea5S5G5
60Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera75S5G5
61Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia121S5G5
62Blue-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum ambiguum5S5G5
63Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum26S5G5
64Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina47S5G5
65Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata47S5G5
66Sparkling JewelwingCalopteryx dimidiata3S5G5
67Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata41S5G5
68American RubyspotHetaerina americana15S5G5
69Smoky RubyspotHetaerina titia1S5G5
70Great SpreadwingArchilestes grandis2S3S4G5
71Southern SpreadwingLestes australis34S5G5
72Amber-winged SpreadwingLestes eurinus3WS3G4
73Sweetflag SpreadwingLestes forcipatus1WS2S3G5
74Elegant SpreadwingLestes inaequalis5S5G5
75Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis4S5G5
76Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax10S5G5
77Eastern Red DamselAmphiagrion saucium2S4?G5
78Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis24S5G5
79Seepage DancerArgia bipunctulata2S4G4
80Variable DancerArgia fumipennis26S5G5
81Powdered DancerArgia moesta51S5G5
82Blue-ringed DancerArgia sedula22S5G5
83Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis50S5G5
84Dusky DancerArgia translata16S5G5
85Azure BluetEnallagma aspersum18S5G5
86Double-striped BluetEnallagma basidens22S5G5
87Familiar BluetEnallagma civile18S5G5
88Attenuated BluetEnallagma daeckii1S4G4
89Turquoise BluetEnallagma divagans13S5G5
90Atlantic BluetEnallagma doubledayi4S5G5
91Stream BluetEnallagma exsulans28S5G5
92Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum31S5G5
93Pale BluetEnallagma pallidum2S4?G4
94Orange BluetEnallagma signatum28S5G5
95Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum18S5G5
96Vesper BluetEnallagma vesperum2S3S4G5
97Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata32S5G5
98Lilypad ForktailIschnura kellicotti5S3S4G5
99Fragile ForktailIschnura posita88S5G5
100Furtive ForktailIschnura prognata2S3S4G4
101Rambur's ForktailIschnura ramburii5S5G5
102Eastern ForktailIschnura verticalis4S4S5G5
103Sphagnum SpriteNehalennia gracilis2S3S4G5
104Southern SpriteNehalennia integricollis8S3S4G5