List of the 91 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 junius15S5G5
5Comet DarnerAnax longipes3S4G5
6Springtime DarnerBasiaeschna janata4S5G5
7Ocellated DarnerBoyeria grafiana2SRS2?G5
8Fawn DarnerBoyeria vinosa8S5G5
9Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros4S5G5
10Black-shouldered SpinylegDromogomphus spinosus12S5G5
11DragonhunterHagenius brevistylus14S5G5
12Piedmont ClubtailHylogomphus parvidens11WS3?G4
13Southern Pygmy ClubtailLanthus vernalis1S4G4
14Appalachian SnaketailOphiogomphus incurvatus11WS3G3
15Maine SnaketailOphiogomphus mainensis4SRS2S3G4
16Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis12S5G5
17Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus15S5G5
18Common SanddragonProgomphus obscurus4S5G5
19Sable ClubtailStenogomphurus rogersi5WS2S3G4
20Eastern Least ClubtailStylogomphus albistylus8S3S4G5
21Laura's ClubtailStylurus laurae4S3G4
22Russet-tipped ClubtailStylurus plagiatus8S4S5G5
23Zebra ClubtailStylurus scudderi7SRS2?G4
24Arrow ClubtailStylurus spiniceps5S3S4G5
25Brown SpiketailCordulegaster bilineata9S4G5
26Tiger SpiketailCordulegaster erronea3S3S4G4
27Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata8S5G5
28Stream CruiserDidymops transversa4S5G5
29Allegheny River CruiserMacromia alleghaniensis1S4G4
30Swift River CruiserMacromia illinoiensis4S5G5
31Royal River CruiserMacromia taeniolata1S4G5
32Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura8S5G5
33Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps5S5G5
34Selys's SundragonHelocordulia selysii1S4G4
35Clamp-tipped EmeraldSomatochlora tenebrosa1S4S5G5
36Calico PennantCelithemis elisa4S5G5
37Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina4S5G5
38Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata2S5G5
39Swift SetwingDythemis velox1S4S5G5
40Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis14S5G5
41Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula3S5G5
42Blue CorporalLadona deplanata5S5G5
43Golden-winged SkimmerLibellula auripennis1S5G5
44Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea18S5G5
45Yellow-sided SkimmerLibellula flavida10S4S5G5
46Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta17S5G5
47Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa19S5G5
48Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella7S4G5
49Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata7S5G5
50Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans1S5G5
51Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis23S5G5
52Wandering GliderPantala flavescens15S5G5
53Spot-winged GliderPantala hymenaea5S5G5
54Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera10S5G5
55Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia44S5G5
56Blue-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum ambiguum2S5G5
57Ruby MeadowhawkSympetrum rubicundulum4S4G5
58Band-winged MeadowhawkSympetrum semicinctum3S3S4G5
59Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum3S5G5
60Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina7S5G5
61Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata9S5G5
62Appalachian JewelwingCalopteryx angustipennis5S3S4G4
63Sparkling JewelwingCalopteryx dimidiata7S5G5
64Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata28S5G5
65Smoky RubyspotHetaerina titia4S5G5
66Great SpreadwingArchilestes grandis1S3S4G5
67Southern SpreadwingLestes australis4S5G5
68Amber-winged SpreadwingLestes eurinus3WS3G4
69Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis3S5G5
70Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax2S5G5
71Eastern Red DamselAmphiagrion saucium9S4?G5
72Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis9S5G5
73Seepage DancerArgia bipunctulata6S4G4
74Variable DancerArgia fumipennis17S5G5
75Powdered DancerArgia moesta11S5G5
76Blue-ringed DancerArgia sedula4S5G5
77Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis6S5G5
78Dusky DancerArgia translata10S5G5
79Aurora DamselChromagrion conditum10S4?G5
80Azure BluetEnallagma aspersum11S5G5
81Double-striped BluetEnallagma basidens3S5G5
82Familiar BluetEnallagma civile12S5G5
83Turquoise BluetEnallagma divagans1S5G5
84Stream BluetEnallagma exsulans3S5G5
85Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum1S5G5
86Hagen's BluetEnallagma hageni2S3?G5
87Orange BluetEnallagma signatum3S5G5
88Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum3S5G5
89Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata5S5G5
90Fragile ForktailIschnura posita14S5G5
91Eastern ForktailIschnura verticalis5S4S5G5