List of the 77 Odonate species known for Union County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Shadow DarnerAeshna umbrosa1S5G5
2Common Green DarnerAnax junius5S5G5
3Comet DarnerAnax longipes1S4G5
4Springtime DarnerBasiaeschna janata8S5G5
5Fawn DarnerBoyeria vinosa2S5G5
6Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros8S5G5
7Cyrano DarnerNasiaeschna pentacantha3S4S5G5
8Two-striped ForceptailAphylla williamsoni11S3G5
9Black-shouldered SpinylegDromogomphus spinosus7S5G5
10Eastern RingtailErpetogomphus designatus3S3S4G5
11Septima's ClubtailGomphurus septima1SRS2FSCG2
12Cobra ClubtailGomphurus vastus3S3S4G5
13DragonhunterHagenius brevistylus2S5G5
14Spine-crowned ClubtailHylogomphus abbreviatus6SRS3G4
15Appalachian SnaketailOphiogomphus incurvatus1WS3G3
16Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis5S5G5
17Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus5S5G5
18Common SanddragonProgomphus obscurus1S5G5
19Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata1S5G5
20Stream CruiserDidymops transversa1S5G5
21Swift River CruiserMacromia illinoiensis2S5G5
22Royal River CruiserMacromia taeniolata8S4G5
23Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura12S5G5
24Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps13S5G5
25Umber ShadowdragonNeurocordulia obsoleta1S4G5
26Mocha EmeraldSomatochlora linearis4S5G5
27Clamp-tipped EmeraldSomatochlora tenebrosa1S4S5G5
28Calico PennantCelithemis elisa3S5G5
29Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina7S5G5
30Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata1S5G5
31Double-ringed PennantCelithemis verna1S4G5
32Swift SetwingDythemis velox5S4S5G5
33Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis25S5G5
34Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula2S5G5
35Blue CorporalLadona deplanata5S5G5
36Golden-winged SkimmerLibellula auripennis1S5G5
37Bar-winged SkimmerLibellula axilena1S5G5
38Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea2S5G5
39Yellow-sided SkimmerLibellula flavida1S4S5G5
40Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta18S5G5
41Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa15S5G5
42Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata1S5G5
43Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans7S5G5
44Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis17S5G5
45Wandering GliderPantala flavescens3S5G5
46Spot-winged GliderPantala hymenaea1S5G5
47Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera23S5G5
48Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia19S5G5
49Blue-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum ambiguum1S5G5
50Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum1S5G5
51Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina4S5G5
52Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata4S5G5
53Sparkling JewelwingCalopteryx dimidiata1S5G5
54Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata1S5G5
55American RubyspotHetaerina americana4S5G5
56Great SpreadwingArchilestes grandis1S3S4G5
57Southern SpreadwingLestes australis1S5G5
58Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis2S5G5
59Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax1S5G5
60Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis19S5G5
61Variable DancerArgia fumipennis3S5G5
62Powdered DancerArgia moesta6S5G5
63Blue-ringed DancerArgia sedula2S5G5
64Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis3S5G5
65Dusky DancerArgia translata2S5G5
66Azure BluetEnallagma aspersum1S5G5
67Double-striped BluetEnallagma basidens1S5G5
68Familiar BluetEnallagma civile3S5G5
69Turquoise BluetEnallagma divagans1S5G5
70Atlantic BluetEnallagma doubledayi1S5G5
71Stream BluetEnallagma exsulans4S5G5
72Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum1S5G5
73Orange BluetEnallagma signatum22S5G5
74Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum1S5G5
75Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata1S5G5
76Fragile ForktailIschnura posita10S5G5
77Rambur's ForktailIschnura ramburii11S5G5