List of the 79 Odonate species known for Alamance County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Gray PetaltailTachopteryx thoreyi1S4G4
2Shadow DarnerAeshna umbrosa1S4G5
3Common Green DarnerAnax junius2S5G5
4Springtime DarnerBasiaeschna janata4S5G5
5Fawn DarnerBoyeria vinosa1S5G5
6Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros3S5G5
7Cyrano DarnerNasiaeschna pentacantha1S4S5G5
8Unicorn ClubtailArigomphus villosipes1S3G5
9Black-shouldered SpinylegDromogomphus spinosus12S5G5
10Eastern RingtailErpetogomphus designatus6S3S4G5
11Septima's ClubtailGomphurus septima4SRS3G3
12Cobra ClubtailGomphurus vastus1S3S4G5
13DragonhunterHagenius brevistylus7S5G5
14Spine-crowned ClubtailHylogomphus abbreviatus7WS3S4G4
15Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis5S5G5
16Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus5S5G5
17Rapids ClubtailPhanogomphus quadricolor2SRS1S2G3G4
18Common SanddragonProgomphus obscurus6S5G5
19Eastern Least ClubtailStylogomphus albistylus1S3S4G5
20Russet-tipped ClubtailStylurus plagiatus4S4S5G5
21Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata1S4S5 [S4]G5
22Stream CruiserDidymops transversa5S5G5
23Swift River CruiserMacromia illinoiensis7S5G5
24Royal River CruiserMacromia taeniolata1S4S5G5
25Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura5S5G5
26Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps7S5G5
27Selys's SundragonHelocordulia selysii3S4 G4
28Uhler's SundragonHelocordulia uhleri1S3S4 [S3]G5
29Umber ShadowdragonNeurocordulia obsoleta2S4G5
30Mocha EmeraldSomatochlora linearis2S5G5
31Clamp-tipped EmeraldSomatochlora tenebrosa2S4G5
32Calico PennantCelithemis elisa1S5G5
33Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina5S5G5
34Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata2S5G5
35Swift SetwingDythemis velox5S4S5G5
36Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis13S5G5
37Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula1S5G5
38Blue CorporalLadona deplanata4S5G5
39Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea4S5G5
40Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta8S5G5
41Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa12S5G5
42Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella1S4G5
43Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata2S5G5
44Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans3S5G5
45Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis9S5G5
46Wandering GliderPantala flavescens3S5G5
47Spot-winged GliderPantala hymenaea3S5G5
48Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera12S5G5
49Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia13S5G5
50Blue-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum ambiguum6S5G5
51Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum2S5G5
52Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata1S5G5
53Great SpreadwingArchilestes grandis1S3S4G5
54Southern SpreadwingLestes australis2S5G5
55Elegant SpreadwingLestes inaequalis2S4G5
56Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis2S5G5
57Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax1S5G5
58Sparkling JewelwingCalopteryx dimidiata1S5G5
59Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata7S5G5
60American RubyspotHetaerina americana1S5G5
61Smoky RubyspotHetaerina titia3S5G5
62Eastern Red DamselAmphiagrion saucium1S3S4G5
63Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis15S5G5
64Variable DancerArgia fumipennis4S5G5
65Powdered DancerArgia moesta15S5G5
66Blue-ringed DancerArgia sedula6S5G5
67Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis9S5G5
68Dusky DancerArgia translata10S4G5
69Double-striped BluetEnallagma basidens7S5G5
70Familiar BluetEnallagma civile1S5G5
71Turquoise BluetEnallagma divagans2S5G5
72Stream BluetEnallagma exsulans6S5G5
73Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum1S5G5
74Orange BluetEnallagma signatum5S5G5
75Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum1S5G5
76Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata2S5G5
77Fragile ForktailIschnura posita9S5G5
78Eastern ForktailIschnura verticalis2S4G5
79Southern SpriteNehalennia integricollis1S3S4 [S4]G5