List of the 47 Odonate species known for Dare County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Common Green DarnerAnax junius23S5G5
2Comet DarnerAnax longipes1S4G5
3Regal DarnerCoryphaeschna ingens1SRS2?G5
4Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros5S5G5
5Taper-tailed DarnerGomphaeschna antilope5S4G4
6Harlequin DarnerGomphaeschna furcillata2S4S5G5
7Cyrano DarnerNasiaeschna pentacantha2S4S5G5
8Royal River CruiserMacromia taeniolata1S4S5G5
9Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura4S5G5
10Mantled BaskettailEpitheca semiaquea4S5G5
11Fine-lined EmeraldSomatochlora filosa4S4G5
12Four-spotted PennantBrachymesia gravida20S5G5
13Red-veined PennantCelithemis bertha1S4G5
14Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina15S5G5
15Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata1S5G5
16Double-ringed PennantCelithemis verna1S4 [S3S4]G5
17Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis38S5G5
18Seaside DragonletErythrodiplax berenice37S5G5
19Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula2S5G5
20Blue CorporalLadona deplanata3S5G5
21Golden-winged SkimmerLibellula auripennis6S5G5
22Bar-winged SkimmerLibellula axilena8S5G5
23Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta9S5G5
24Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa1S5G5
25Needham's SkimmerLibellula needhami31S5G5
26Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata5S5G5
27Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans12S5G5
28Marl PennantMacrodiplax balteata14WS2S3 [S3]G5
29Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis27S5G5
30Wandering GliderPantala flavescens17S5G5
31Spot-winged GliderPantala hymenaea7S5G5
32Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera10S5G5
33Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia3S5G5
34Variegated MeadowhawkSympetrum corruptum1SZNG5
35Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina20S5G5
36Striped SaddlebagsTramea darwini1SZNG5
37Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata17S5G5
38Red SaddlebagsTramea onusta1SZNG5
39Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis2S5G5
40Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax1S5G5
41Familiar BluetEnallagma civile13S5G5
42Big BluetEnallagma durum10S4G5
43Orange BluetEnallagma signatum3S5G5
44Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata4S5G5
45Fragile ForktailIschnura posita5S5G5
46Rambur's ForktailIschnura ramburii28S5G5
47Duckweed FiretailTelebasis byersi2S3S4G5