List of the 74 Odonate species known for Yancey County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Gray PetaltailTachopteryx thoreyi2S4G4
2Shadow DarnerAeshna umbrosa1S5G5
3Common Green DarnerAnax junius2S5G5
4Comet DarnerAnax longipes1S4G5
5Springtime DarnerBasiaeschna janata1S5G5
6Ocellated DarnerBoyeria grafiana2SRS2?G5
7Fawn DarnerBoyeria vinosa1S5G5
8Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros1S5G5
9Black-shouldered SpinylegDromogomphus spinosus3S5G5
10DragonhunterHagenius brevistylus4S5G5
11Mustached ClubtailHylogomphus adelphus3SRS1S2G4
12Southern Pygmy ClubtailLanthus vernalis2S4G4
13Maine SnaketailOphiogomphus mainensis1SRS2S3G4
14Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus1S5G5
15Common SanddragonProgomphus obscurus2S5G5
16Eastern Least ClubtailStylogomphus albistylus6S3S4G5
17Arrow ClubtailStylurus spiniceps1S3S4G5
18Brown SpiketailCordulegaster bilineata1S4G5
19Tiger SpiketailCordulegaster erronea1S3S4G4
20Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata1S5G5
21Allegheny River CruiserMacromia alleghaniensis2S4G4
22Swift River CruiserMacromia illinoiensis2S5G5
23Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura1S5G5
24Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps1S5G5
25Uhler's SundragonHelocordulia uhleri6S3S4G5
26Calico PennantCelithemis elisa1S5G5
27Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina2S5G5
28Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata2S5G5
29Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis6S5G5
30Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula1S5G5
31Blue CorporalLadona deplanata1S5G5
32Bar-winged SkimmerLibellula axilena1S5G5
33Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea2S5G5
34Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta4S5G5
35Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa2S5G5
36Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella3S4G5
37Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans1S5G5
38Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis3S5G5
39Wandering GliderPantala flavescens2S5G5
40Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera1S5G5
41Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia4S5G5
42Ruby MeadowhawkSympetrum rubicundulum2S4G5
43Band-winged MeadowhawkSympetrum semicinctum2S3S4G5
44Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum3S5G5
45Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina3S5G5
46Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata1S5G5
47Superb JewelwingCalopteryx amata4SRS1S2G4
48Appalachian JewelwingCalopteryx angustipennis1S3S4G4
49Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata8S5G5
50American RubyspotHetaerina americana3S5G5
51Great SpreadwingArchilestes grandis1S3S4G5
52Southern SpreadwingLestes australis2S5G5
53Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis1S5G5
54Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax4S5G5
55Eastern Red DamselAmphiagrion saucium1S4?G5
56Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis1S5G5
57Seepage DancerArgia bipunctulata1S4G4
58Variable DancerArgia fumipennis5S5G5
59Powdered DancerArgia moesta9S5G5
60Blue-ringed DancerArgia sedula1S5G5
61Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis1S5G5
62Dusky DancerArgia translata4S5G5
63Aurora DamselChromagrion conditum1S4?G5
64Azure BluetEnallagma aspersum2S5G5
65Double-striped BluetEnallagma basidens3S5G5
66Familiar BluetEnallagma civile1S5G5
67Turquoise BluetEnallagma divagans1S5G5
68Stream BluetEnallagma exsulans3S5G5
69Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum2S5G5
70Orange BluetEnallagma signatum1S5G5
71Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum3S5G5
72Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata1S5G5
73Fragile ForktailIschnura posita4S5G5
74Eastern ForktailIschnura verticalis2S4S5G5