List of the 80 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 junius3S5G5
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
22Arrowhead SpiketailCordulegaster obliqua1S3G4
23Stream CruiserDidymops transversa5S5G5
24Swift River CruiserMacromia illinoiensis7S5G5
25Royal River CruiserMacromia taeniolata1S4S5G5
26Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura5S5G5
27Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps7S5G5
28Selys's SundragonHelocordulia selysii3S4 G4
29Uhler's SundragonHelocordulia uhleri1S3S4 [S3]G5
30Umber ShadowdragonNeurocordulia obsoleta2S4G5
31Mocha EmeraldSomatochlora linearis2S5G5
32Clamp-tipped EmeraldSomatochlora tenebrosa2S4G5
33Calico PennantCelithemis elisa1S5G5
34Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina5S5G5
35Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata2S5G5
36Swift SetwingDythemis velox5S4S5G5
37Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis13S5G5
38Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula1S5G5
39Blue CorporalLadona deplanata4S5G5
40Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea4S5G5
41Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta8S5G5
42Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa12S5G5
43Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella2S4G5
44Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata2S5G5
45Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans3S5G5
46Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis9S5G5
47Wandering GliderPantala flavescens3S5G5
48Spot-winged GliderPantala hymenaea3S5G5
49Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera12S5G5
50Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia13S5G5
51Blue-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum ambiguum6S5G5
52Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum2S5G5
53Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata1S5G5
54Great SpreadwingArchilestes grandis1S3S4G5
55Southern SpreadwingLestes australis2S5G5
56Elegant SpreadwingLestes inaequalis2S4G5
57Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis2S5G5
58Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax1S5G5
59Sparkling JewelwingCalopteryx dimidiata1S5G5
60Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata7S5G5
61American RubyspotHetaerina americana1S5G5
62Smoky RubyspotHetaerina titia3S5G5
63Eastern Red DamselAmphiagrion saucium1S3S4G5
64Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis15S5G5
65Variable DancerArgia fumipennis4S5G5
66Powdered DancerArgia moesta15S5G5
67Blue-ringed DancerArgia sedula6S5G5
68Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis9S5G5
69Dusky DancerArgia translata10S4G5
70Double-striped BluetEnallagma basidens7S5G5
71Familiar BluetEnallagma civile1S5G5
72Turquoise BluetEnallagma divagans2S5G5
73Stream BluetEnallagma exsulans6S5G5
74Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum1S5G5
75Orange BluetEnallagma signatum5S5G5
76Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum1S5G5
77Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata2S5G5
78Fragile ForktailIschnura posita9S5G5
79Eastern ForktailIschnura verticalis2S4G5
80Southern SpriteNehalennia integricollis1S3S4 [S4]G5