List of the 83 Odonate species known for Watauga County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Gray PetaltailTachopteryx thoreyi1S4G4
2Black-tipped DarnerAeshna tuberculifera1SRS1G4
3Shadow DarnerAeshna umbrosa23S5G5
4Common Green DarnerAnax junius25S5G5
5Comet DarnerAnax longipes1S4G5
6Springtime DarnerBasiaeschna janata4S5G5
7Ocellated DarnerBoyeria grafiana5SRS2?G5
8Fawn DarnerBoyeria vinosa6S5G5
9Regal DarnerCoryphaeschna ingens1SRS2?G5
10Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros2S5G5
11Unicorn ClubtailArigomphus villosipes8WS3G5
12Black-shouldered SpinylegDromogomphus spinosus1S5G5
13Splendid ClubtailGomphurus lineatifrons2SRS2G4
14DragonhunterHagenius brevistylus4S5G5
15Mustached ClubtailHylogomphus adelphus1SRS1S2G4
16Southern Pygmy ClubtailLanthus vernalis4S4G4
17Maine SnaketailOphiogomphus mainensis4SRS2S3G4
18Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis2S5G5
19Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus4S5G5
20Sable ClubtailStenogomphurus rogersi3WS2S3G4
21Eastern Least ClubtailStylogomphus albistylus4S3S4G5
22Zebra ClubtailStylurus scudderi8SRS2?G4
23Arrow ClubtailStylurus spiniceps6S3S4G5
24Brown SpiketailCordulegaster bilineata9S4G5
25Tiger SpiketailCordulegaster erronea2S3S4G4
26Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata3S5G5
27Stream CruiserDidymops transversa4S5G5
28Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura9S5G5
29Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps4S5G5
30Ski-tipped EmeraldSomatochlora elongata6SRS2S3G5
31Clamp-tipped EmeraldSomatochlora tenebrosa3S4S5G5
32Calico PennantCelithemis elisa6S5G5
33Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina4S5G5
34Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata1S5G5
35Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis15S5G5
36Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula1S5G5
37Blue CorporalLadona deplanata7S5G5
38Golden-winged SkimmerLibellula auripennis2S5G5
39Bar-winged SkimmerLibellula axilena3S5G5
40Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea18S5G5
41Yellow-sided SkimmerLibellula flavida1S4S5G5
42Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta10S5G5
43Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa23S5G5
44Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella21S4G5
45Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata11S5G5
46Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans4S5G5
47Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis30S5G5
48Wandering GliderPantala flavescens3S5G5
49Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera8S5G5
50Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia49S5G5
51White-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum obtrusum2SRS1G5
52Ruby MeadowhawkSympetrum rubicundulum8S4G5
53Band-winged MeadowhawkSympetrum semicinctum4S3S4G5
54Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum21S5G5
55Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina6S5G5
56Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata7S5G5
57Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata17S5G5
58Great SpreadwingArchilestes grandis3S3S4G5
59Southern SpreadwingLestes australis4S5G5
60Spotted SpreadwingLestes congener1SRS1G5
61Amber-winged SpreadwingLestes eurinus5WS3G4
62Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis12S5G5
63Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax1S5G5
64Eastern Red DamselAmphiagrion saucium1S4?G5
65Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis4S5G5
66Variable DancerArgia fumipennis12S5G5
67Powdered DancerArgia moesta5S5G5
68Blue-ringed DancerArgia sedula1S5G5
69Dusky DancerArgia translata5S5G5
70Aurora DamselChromagrion conditum7S4?G5
71Azure BluetEnallagma aspersum6S5G5
72Double-striped BluetEnallagma basidens3S5G5
73Familiar BluetEnallagma civile12S5G5
74Stream BluetEnallagma exsulans3S5G5
75Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum1S5G5
76Hagen's BluetEnallagma hageni4S3?G5
77Orange BluetEnallagma signatum3S5G5
78Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum2S5G5
79Vesper BluetEnallagma vesperum1S3S4G5
80Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata4S5G5
81Lilypad ForktailIschnura kellicotti1S3S4G5
82Fragile ForktailIschnura posita16S5G5
83Eastern ForktailIschnura verticalis23S4S5G5