List of the 109 Odonate species known for Chatham County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Gray PetaltailTachopteryx thoreyi1S4G4
2Shadow DarnerAeshna umbrosa1S4G5
3Common Green DarnerAnax junius6S5G5
4Comet DarnerAnax longipes4S4G5
5Springtime DarnerBasiaeschna janata11S5G5
6Fawn DarnerBoyeria vinosa6S5G5
7Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros21S5G5
8Taper-tailed DarnerGomphaeschna antilope2S4G4
9Harlequin DarnerGomphaeschna furcillata1S4S5G5
10Cyrano DarnerNasiaeschna pentacantha3S4S5G5
11Two-striped ForceptailAphylla williamsoni5S3S4G5
12Black-shouldered SpinylegDromogomphus spinosus18S5G5
13Eastern RingtailErpetogomphus designatus4S3S4G5
14Blackwater ClubtailGomphurus dilatatus1S3S4G5
15Septima's ClubtailGomphurus septima59SRS3G3
16Cobra ClubtailGomphurus vastus5S3S4G5
17DragonhunterHagenius brevistylus8S5G5
18Spine-crowned ClubtailHylogomphus abbreviatus29WS3S4G4
19Banner ClubtailHylogomphus apomyius1WS3G3G4
20Piedmont ClubtailHylogomphus parvidens1WS3G4
21Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis27S5G5
22Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus7S5G5
23Rapids ClubtailPhanogomphus quadricolor7SRS1S2G3G4
24Common SanddragonProgomphus obscurus4S5G5
25Eastern Least ClubtailStylogomphus albistylus1S3S4G5
26Laura's ClubtailStylurus laurae1WS2S3G4
27Russet-tipped ClubtailStylurus plagiatus7S4S5G5
28Arrow ClubtailStylurus spiniceps1S3S4 [S3]G5
29Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata2S4S5G5
30Arrowhead SpiketailCordulegaster obliqua1S3G4
31Stream CruiserDidymops transversa16S5G5
32Allegheny River CruiserMacromia alleghaniensis1S4 [S3S4]G4
33Swift River CruiserMacromia illinoiensis9S5G5
34Royal River CruiserMacromia taeniolata1S4S5G5
35Slender BaskettailEpitheca costalis1S4G5
36Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura28S5G5
37Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps37S5G5
38Robust BaskettailEpitheca spinosa1S4G4
39Selys's SundragonHelocordulia selysii5S4 G4
40Uhler's SundragonHelocordulia uhleri1S3S4 [S3]G5
41Umber ShadowdragonNeurocordulia obsoleta24S4G5
42Cinnamon ShadowdragonNeurocordulia virginiensis7W [SR]S2? [S1?]G4
43Coppery EmeraldSomatochlora georgiana1SRS1?G3G4
44Mocha EmeraldSomatochlora linearis2S5G5
45Clamp-tipped EmeraldSomatochlora tenebrosa1S4G5
46Four-spotted PennantBrachymesia gravida2S5G5
47Red-veined PennantCelithemis bertha1S4G5
48Calico PennantCelithemis elisa5S5G5
49Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina6S5G5
50Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata11S5G5
51Ornate PennantCelithemis ornata2S5G5
52Double-ringed PennantCelithemis verna3S4 [S3S4]G5
53Swift SetwingDythemis velox10S4S5G5
54Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis53S5G5
55Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula7S5G5
56Blue CorporalLadona deplanata16S5G5
57Golden-winged SkimmerLibellula auripennis2S5G5
58Bar-winged SkimmerLibellula axilena4S5G5
59Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea7S5G5
60Yellow-sided SkimmerLibellula flavida3S4S5G5
61Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta32S5G5
62Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa24S5G5
63Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella3S4G5
64Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata4S5G5
65Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans23S5G5
66Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis56S5G5
67Wandering GliderPantala flavescens4S5G5
68Spot-winged GliderPantala hymenaea4S5G5
69Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera28S5G5
70Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia49S5G5
71Blue-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum ambiguum8S5G5
72Ruby MeadowhawkSympetrum rubicundulum1S4G5
73Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum5S5G5
74Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina17S5G5
75Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata14S5G5
76Great SpreadwingArchilestes grandis2S3S4G5
77Southern SpreadwingLestes australis5S5G5
78Elegant SpreadwingLestes inaequalis1S4G5
79Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis3S5G5
80Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax1S5G5
81Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata3S5G5
82American RubyspotHetaerina americana24S5G5
83Smoky RubyspotHetaerina titia3S5G5
84Eastern Red DamselAmphiagrion saucium1S3S4G5
85Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis26S5G5
86Seepage DancerArgia bipunctulata3S3S4G4
87Variable DancerArgia fumipennis15S5G5
88Powdered DancerArgia moesta29S5G5
89Blue-ringed DancerArgia sedula24S5G5
90Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis20S5G5
91Dusky DancerArgia translata15S4G5
92Aurora DamselChromagrion conditum1S3S4 G5
93Azure BluetEnallagma aspersum2S4G5
94Double-striped BluetEnallagma basidens4S5G5
95Familiar BluetEnallagma civile6S5G5
96Attenuated BluetEnallagma daeckii2S4G4
97Turquoise BluetEnallagma divagans5S5G5
98Stream BluetEnallagma exsulans26S5G5
99Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum6S5G5
100Orange BluetEnallagma signatum23S5G5
101Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum4S5G5
102Vesper BluetEnallagma vesperum2S3S4G5
103Blackwater BluetEnallagma weewa2S4G5
104Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata1S5G5
105Lilypad ForktailIschnura kellicotti3S4G5
106Fragile ForktailIschnura posita39S5G5
107Furtive ForktailIschnura prognata2S3S4G4
108Rambur's ForktailIschnura ramburii10S5G5
109Southern SpriteNehalennia integricollis1S3S4G5