List of the 68 Odonate species known for Rowan County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Shadow DarnerAeshna umbrosa1S5G5
2Common Green DarnerAnax junius2S5G5
3Springtime DarnerBasiaeschna janata2S5G5
4Fawn DarnerBoyeria vinosa1S5G5
5Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros2S5G5
6Harlequin DarnerGomphaeschna furcillata1S4S5G5
7Black-shouldered SpinylegDromogomphus spinosus1S5G5
8DragonhunterHagenius brevistylus2S5G5
9Spine-crowned ClubtailHylogomphus abbreviatus1SRS3G4
10Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis1S5G5
11Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus2S5G5
12Common SanddragonProgomphus obscurus5S5G5
13Laura's ClubtailStylurus laurae2S3G4
14Russet-tipped ClubtailStylurus plagiatus3S4S5G5
15Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata1S5G5
16Stream CruiserDidymops transversa1S5G5
17Swift River CruiserMacromia illinoiensis1S5G5
18Royal River CruiserMacromia taeniolata1S4G5
19Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura3S5G5
20Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps4S5G5
21Selys's SundragonHelocordulia selysii1S4G4
22Mocha EmeraldSomatochlora linearis2S5G5
23Clamp-tipped EmeraldSomatochlora tenebrosa1S4S5G5
24Calico PennantCelithemis elisa1S5G5
25Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina1S5G5
26Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata1S5G5
27Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis2S5G5
28Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula1S5G5
29Blue CorporalLadona deplanata1S5G5
30Golden-winged SkimmerLibellula auripennis1S5G5
31Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea3S5G5
32Yellow-sided SkimmerLibellula flavida1S4S5G5
33Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta3S5G5
34Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa4S5G5
35Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella1S4G5
36Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata2S5G5
37Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans3S5G5
38Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis4S5G5
39Wandering GliderPantala flavescens3S5G5
40Spot-winged GliderPantala hymenaea2S5G5
41Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera7S5G5
42Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia5S5G5
43Blue-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum ambiguum2S5G5
44Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum1S5G5
45Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina1S5G5
46Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata4S5G5
47Appalachian JewelwingCalopteryx angustipennis1S3S4G4
48Sparkling JewelwingCalopteryx dimidiata3S5G5
49Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata5S5G5
50Smoky RubyspotHetaerina titia2S5G5
51Great SpreadwingArchilestes grandis1S3S4G5
52Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis2S5G5
53Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax1S5G5
54Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis1S5G5
55Variable DancerArgia fumipennis5S5G5
56Powdered DancerArgia moesta3S5G5
57Blue-ringed DancerArgia sedula3S5G5
58Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis6S5G5
59Dusky DancerArgia translata2S5G5
60Double-striped BluetEnallagma basidens1S5G5
61Familiar BluetEnallagma civile1S5G5
62Turquoise BluetEnallagma divagans1S5G5
63Stream BluetEnallagma exsulans1S5G5
64Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum1S5G5
65Orange BluetEnallagma signatum2S5G5
66Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum1S5G5
67Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata1S5G5
68Fragile ForktailIschnura posita2S5G5