List of the 84 Odonate species known for Alleghany County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Gray PetaltailTachopteryx thoreyi10S4G4
2Shadow DarnerAeshna umbrosa10S4G5
3Common Green DarnerAnax junius27S5G5
4Comet DarnerAnax longipes6S4G5
5Springtime DarnerBasiaeschna janata4S5G5
6Fawn DarnerBoyeria vinosa2S5G5
7Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros1S5G5
8Black-shouldered SpinylegDromogomphus spinosus3S5G5
9Splendid ClubtailGomphurus lineatifrons8SRS2G4
10Cobra ClubtailGomphurus vastus15S3S4G5
11DragonhunterHagenius brevistylus10S5G5
12Green-faced ClubtailHylogomphus viridifrons6SRS1 [S1S2]G3G4
13Southern Pygmy ClubtailLanthus vernalis7S4G4
14Brook SnaketailOphiogomphus aspersus2SRS1G4
15Pygmy SnaketailOphiogomphus howei3SRS1G3
16Rusty SnaketailOphiogomphus rupinsulensis4SRS1G5
17Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis27S5G5
18Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus6S5G5
19Common SanddragonProgomphus obscurus7S5G5
20Sable ClubtailStenogomphurus rogersi5WS3G4
21Eastern Least ClubtailStylogomphus albistylus1S3S4G5
22Arrow ClubtailStylurus spiniceps2S3S4 [S3]G5
23Brown SpiketailCordulegaster bilineata5S4G5
24Tiger SpiketailCordulegaster erronea6S3S4G4
25Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata1S4S5 [S4]G5
26Stream CruiserDidymops transversa2S5G5
27Swift River CruiserMacromia illinoiensis7S5G5
28Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura13S5G5
29Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps11S5G5
30Stygian ShadowdragonNeurocordulia yamaskanensis3SRS1? G5
31Calico PennantCelithemis elisa20S5G5
32Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina1S5G5
33Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata13S5G5
34Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis23S5G5
35Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula5S5G5
36Blue CorporalLadona deplanata3S5G5
37Golden-winged SkimmerLibellula auripennis4S5G5
38Bar-winged SkimmerLibellula axilena2S5G5
39Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea4S5G5
40Yellow-sided SkimmerLibellula flavida2S4S5G5
41Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta24S5G5
42Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa25S5G5
43Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella9S4G5
44Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata6S5G5
45Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans6S5G5
46Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis20S5G5
47Wandering GliderPantala flavescens4S5G5
48Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera10S5G5
49Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia41S5G5
50Ruby MeadowhawkSympetrum rubicundulum4S4G5
51Band-winged MeadowhawkSympetrum semicinctum2S3G5
52Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum20S5G5
53Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina19S5G5
54Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata16S5G5
55Great SpreadwingArchilestes grandis2S3S4G5
56Southern SpreadwingLestes australis7S5G5
57Spotted SpreadwingLestes congener1SRS1G5
58Amber-winged SpreadwingLestes eurinus3WS3G5
59Elegant SpreadwingLestes inaequalis1S4G5
60Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis8S5G5
61Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax10S5G5
62Sparkling JewelwingCalopteryx dimidiata2S5G5
63Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata45S5G5
64American RubyspotHetaerina americana12S5G5
65Eastern Red DamselAmphiagrion saucium6S3S4G5
66Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis3S5G5
67Variable DancerArgia fumipennis33S5G5
68Powdered DancerArgia moesta14S5G5
69Blue-ringed DancerArgia sedula5S5G5
70Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis5S5G5
71Dusky DancerArgia translata2S4G5
72Aurora DamselChromagrion conditum17S3S4 G5
73Azure BluetEnallagma aspersum18S4G5
74Double-striped BluetEnallagma basidens1S5G5
75Familiar BluetEnallagma civile4S5G5
76Turquoise BluetEnallagma divagans17S5G5
77Stream BluetEnallagma exsulans10S5G5
78Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum8S5G5
79Hagen's BluetEnallagma hageni2S3G5
80Orange BluetEnallagma signatum8S5G5
81Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum7S5G5
82Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata6S5G5
83Fragile ForktailIschnura posita31S5G5
84Eastern ForktailIschnura verticalis30S4G5