List of the 50 Odonate species known for Dare County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Common Green DarnerAnax junius26S5G5
2Comet DarnerAnax longipes2S4G5
3Regal DarnerCoryphaeschna ingens1SR [W]S2? [S2S3]G5
4Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros5S5G5
5Taper-tailed DarnerGomphaeschna antilope6S4G4
6Harlequin DarnerGomphaeschna furcillata2S4S5G5
7Cyrano DarnerNasiaeschna pentacantha3S4S5G5
8Royal River CruiserMacromia taeniolata1S4S5G5
9Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura4S5G5
10Mantled BaskettailEpitheca semiaquea4S5G5
11Fine-lined EmeraldSomatochlora filosa4S4G5
12Four-spotted PennantBrachymesia gravida22S5G5
13Red-veined PennantCelithemis bertha1S4G5
14Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina15S5G5
15Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata1S5G5
16Double-ringed PennantCelithemis verna1S4 [S3S4]G5
17Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis41S5G5
18Seaside DragonletErythrodiplax berenice41S5G5
19Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula2S5G5
20Blue CorporalLadona deplanata3S5G5
21Golden-winged SkimmerLibellula auripennis7S5G5
22Bar-winged SkimmerLibellula axilena9S5G5
23Yellow-sided SkimmerLibellula flavida1S4S5G5
24Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta10S5G5
25Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa1S5G5
26Needham's SkimmerLibellula needhami36S5G5
27Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata5S5G5
28Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans14S5G5
29Marl PennantMacrodiplax balteata15WS2S3 [S3]G5
30Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis28S5G5
31Wandering GliderPantala flavescens18S5G5
32Spot-winged GliderPantala hymenaea7S5G5
33Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera12S5G5
34Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia3S5G5
35Variegated MeadowhawkSympetrum corruptum1SZNG5
36Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina20S5G5
37Striped SaddlebagsTramea darwini1SZNG5
38Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata17S5G5
39Red SaddlebagsTramea onusta1SZNG5
40Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis2S5G5
41Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax1S5G5
42Familiar BluetEnallagma civile13S5G5
43Big BluetEnallagma durum11S4G5
44Pale BluetEnallagma pallidum1S4G4
45Orange BluetEnallagma signatum4S5G5
46Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata4S5G5
47Lilypad ForktailIschnura kellicotti1S4G5
48Fragile ForktailIschnura posita6S5G5
49Rambur's ForktailIschnura ramburii30S5G5
50Duckweed FiretailTelebasis byersi2S3S4G5