List of the 94 Odonate species known for Wilkes County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Gray PetaltailTachopteryx thoreyi15S4G4
2Black-tipped DarnerAeshna tuberculifera1SRS1G4
3Shadow DarnerAeshna umbrosa4S5G5
4Common Green DarnerAnax junius19S5G5
5Comet DarnerAnax longipes3S4G5
6Springtime DarnerBasiaeschna janata4S5G5
7Ocellated DarnerBoyeria grafiana2SRS2?G5
8Fawn DarnerBoyeria vinosa8S5G5
9Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros4S5G5
10Cyrano DarnerNasiaeschna pentacantha1S4S5G5
11Black-shouldered SpinylegDromogomphus spinosus14S5G5
12Cobra ClubtailGomphurus vastus1S3S4G5
13DragonhunterHagenius brevistylus14S5G5
14Piedmont ClubtailHylogomphus parvidens12WS3?G4
15Southern Pygmy ClubtailLanthus vernalis1S4G4
16Appalachian SnaketailOphiogomphus incurvatus12WS3G3
17Maine SnaketailOphiogomphus mainensis6WS2S3G4
18Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis13S5G5
19Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus16S5G5
20Common SanddragonProgomphus obscurus4S5G5
21Sable ClubtailStenogomphurus rogersi5WS2S3G4
22Eastern Least ClubtailStylogomphus albistylus8S3S4G5
23Laura's ClubtailStylurus laurae4S3G4
24Russet-tipped ClubtailStylurus plagiatus8S4S5G5
25Zebra ClubtailStylurus scudderi7SRS2?G4
26Arrow ClubtailStylurus spiniceps5S3S4G5
27Brown SpiketailCordulegaster bilineata9S4G5
28Tiger SpiketailCordulegaster erronea3S3S4G4
29Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata8S5G5
30Stream CruiserDidymops transversa5S5G5
31Allegheny River CruiserMacromia alleghaniensis1S4G4
32Swift River CruiserMacromia illinoiensis4S5G5
33Royal River CruiserMacromia taeniolata1S4G5
34Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura8S5G5
35Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps6S5G5
36Selys's SundragonHelocordulia selysii1S4G4
37Clamp-tipped EmeraldSomatochlora tenebrosa1S4S5G5
38Calico PennantCelithemis elisa4S5G5
39Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina4S5G5
40Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata2S5G5
41Swift SetwingDythemis velox1S4S5G5
42Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis19S5G5
43Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula3S5G5
44Blue CorporalLadona deplanata5S5G5
45Golden-winged SkimmerLibellula auripennis1S5G5
46Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea23S5G5
47Yellow-sided SkimmerLibellula flavida10S4S5G5
48Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta21S5G5
49Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa23S5G5
50Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella8S4G5
51Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata9S5G5
52Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans1S5G5
53Roseate SkimmerOrthemis ferruginea1S3S4G5
54Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis29S5G5
55Wandering GliderPantala flavescens18S5G5
56Spot-winged GliderPantala hymenaea5S5G5
57Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera14S5G5
58Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia54S5G5
59Blue-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum ambiguum2S5G5
60Ruby MeadowhawkSympetrum rubicundulum4S4G5
61Band-winged MeadowhawkSympetrum semicinctum3S3S4G5
62Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum3S5G5
63Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina9S5G5
64Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata11S5G5
65Appalachian JewelwingCalopteryx angustipennis5S3S4G4
66Sparkling JewelwingCalopteryx dimidiata7S5G5
67Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata31S5G5
68Smoky RubyspotHetaerina titia4S5G5
69Great SpreadwingArchilestes grandis1S3S4G5
70Southern SpreadwingLestes australis5S5G5
71Amber-winged SpreadwingLestes eurinus5WS3G4
72Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis3S5G5
73Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax2S5G5
74Eastern Red DamselAmphiagrion saucium9S4?G5
75Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis9S5G5
76Seepage DancerArgia bipunctulata6S4G4
77Variable DancerArgia fumipennis20S5G5
78Powdered DancerArgia moesta13S5G5
79Blue-ringed DancerArgia sedula4S5G5
80Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis8S5G5
81Dusky DancerArgia translata11S5G5
82Aurora DamselChromagrion conditum10S4?G5
83Azure BluetEnallagma aspersum16S5G5
84Double-striped BluetEnallagma basidens3S5G5
85Familiar BluetEnallagma civile14S5G5
86Turquoise BluetEnallagma divagans1S5G5
87Stream BluetEnallagma exsulans4S5G5
88Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum1S5G5
89Hagen's BluetEnallagma hageni2S3?G5
90Orange BluetEnallagma signatum4S5G5
91Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum3S5G5
92Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata6S5G5
93Fragile ForktailIschnura posita18S5G5
94Eastern ForktailIschnura verticalis7S4S5G5