List of the 53 Odonate species known for Dare County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Common Green DarnerAnax junius28S5G5
2Comet DarnerAnax longipes2S4G5
3Regal DarnerCoryphaeschna ingens1S2? [S2S3]G5
4Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros6S5G5
5Taper-tailed DarnerGomphaeschna antilope7S4G4
6Harlequin DarnerGomphaeschna furcillata4S4S5G5
7Cyrano DarnerNasiaeschna pentacantha4S4S5G5
8Royal River CruiserMacromia taeniolata1S4S5G5
9Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura4S5G5
10Mantled BaskettailEpitheca semiaquea4S5G5
11Fine-lined EmeraldSomatochlora filosa5S4G5
12Four-spotted PennantBrachymesia gravida25S5G5
13Red-veined PennantCelithemis bertha1S4G5
14Calico PennantCelithemis elisa1S5G5
15Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina16S5G5
16Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata1S5G5
17Double-ringed PennantCelithemis verna1S4 [S3S4]G5
18Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis43S5G5
19Seaside DragonletErythrodiplax berenice45S5G5
20Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula2S5G5
21Blue CorporalLadona deplanata4S5G5
22Golden-winged SkimmerLibellula auripennis7S5G5
23Bar-winged SkimmerLibellula axilena9S5G5
24Yellow-sided SkimmerLibellula flavida1S4S5G5
25Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta10S5G5
26Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa1S5G5
27Needham's SkimmerLibellula needhami37S5G5
28Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella1S4G5
29Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata5S5G5
30Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans14S5G5
31Marl PennantMacrodiplax balteata19WS2S3 [S3]G5
32Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis29S5G5
33Wandering GliderPantala flavescens18S5G5
34Spot-winged GliderPantala hymenaea8S5G5
35Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera12S5G5
36Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia3S5G5
37Variegated MeadowhawkSympetrum corruptum1SZNG5
38Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum1S5G5
39Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina20S5G5
40Striped SaddlebagsTramea darwini1SZNG5
41Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata18S5G5
42Red SaddlebagsTramea onusta1SZNG5
43Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis3S5G5
44Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax2S5G5
45Familiar BluetEnallagma civile13S5G5
46Big BluetEnallagma durum13S4G5
47Pale BluetEnallagma pallidum1S4G4
48Orange BluetEnallagma signatum5S5G5
49Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata4S5G5
50Lilypad ForktailIschnura kellicotti1S4G5
51Fragile ForktailIschnura posita6S5G5
52Rambur's ForktailIschnura ramburii33S5G5
53Duckweed FiretailTelebasis byersi2S3S4G5