List of the 81 Odonate species known for Avery County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Black-tipped DarnerAeshna tuberculifera1SRS1G5
2Shadow DarnerAeshna umbrosa4S4G5
3Common Green DarnerAnax junius8S5G5
4Comet DarnerAnax longipes3S4G5
5Springtime DarnerBasiaeschna janata3S5G5
6Ocellated DarnerBoyeria grafiana2SRS2?G5
7Fawn DarnerBoyeria vinosa2S5G5
8Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros7S5G5
9Unicorn ClubtailArigomphus villosipes2S3G5
10Black-shouldered SpinylegDromogomphus spinosus1S5G5
11Splendid ClubtailGomphurus lineatifrons1SRS2G4
12DragonhunterHagenius brevistylus7S5G5
13Mustached ClubtailHylogomphus adelphus3SRS1S2G5
14Southern Pygmy ClubtailLanthus vernalis10S4G4
15Maine SnaketailOphiogomphus mainensis1WS3G4G5
16Harpoon ClubtailPhanogomphus descriptus3SRS1G4G5
17Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis6S5G5
18Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus7S5G5
19Sable ClubtailStenogomphurus rogersi1WS3G4
20Eastern Least ClubtailStylogomphus albistylus7S3S4G5
21Laura's ClubtailStylurus laurae1WS2S3G4
22Zebra ClubtailStylurus scudderi1SRS1S2G5
23Brown SpiketailCordulegaster bilineata4S4G5
24Tiger SpiketailCordulegaster erronea3S3S4G4
25Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata3S4S5G5
26Stream CruiserDidymops transversa3S5G5
27Allegheny River CruiserMacromia alleghaniensis1S4 [S3S4]G4
28Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura7S5G5
29Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps4S5G5
30Uhler's SundragonHelocordulia uhleri1S3S4 [S3]G5
31Ski-tipped EmeraldSomatochlora elongata3SRS2G5
32Calico PennantCelithemis elisa2S5G5
33Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina1S5G5
34Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata1S5G5
35Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis6S5G5
36Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula1S5G5
37Blue CorporalLadona deplanata2S5G5
38Golden-winged SkimmerLibellula auripennis1S5G5
39Bar-winged SkimmerLibellula axilena4S5G5
40Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea6S5G5
41Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta4S5G5
42Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa10S5G5
43Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella6S4G5
44Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata6S5G5
45Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans4S5G5
46Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis7S5G5
47Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera1S5G5
48Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia18S5G5
49Blue-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum ambiguum1S5G5
50White-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum obtrusum1SRS1G5
51Ruby MeadowhawkSympetrum rubicundulum9S4G5
52Band-winged MeadowhawkSympetrum semicinctum2S3G5
53Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum5S5G5
54Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina5S5G5
55Great SpreadwingArchilestes grandis1S3S4G5
56Southern SpreadwingLestes australis6S5G5
57Amber-winged SpreadwingLestes eurinus2WS3G5
58Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis6S5G5
59Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax1S5G5
60Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata12S5G5
61Eastern Red DamselAmphiagrion saucium3S3S4G5
62Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis1S5G5
63Variable DancerArgia fumipennis9S5G5
64Powdered DancerArgia moesta5S5G5
65Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis1S5G5
66Dusky DancerArgia translata1S4G5
67Aurora DamselChromagrion conditum5S3S4 G5
68Azure BluetEnallagma aspersum6S4G5
69Double-striped BluetEnallagma basidens1S5G5
70Familiar BluetEnallagma civile4S5G5
71Stream BluetEnallagma exsulans4S5G5
72Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum2S5G5
73Hagen's BluetEnallagma hageni2S3G5
74Orange BluetEnallagma signatum4S5G5
75Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum2S5G5
76Vesper BluetEnallagma vesperum1S3S4G5
77Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata7S5G5
78Lilypad ForktailIschnura kellicotti1S4G5
79Fragile ForktailIschnura posita13S5G5
80Rambur's ForktailIschnura ramburii1S5G5
81Eastern ForktailIschnura verticalis15S4G5