List of the 85 Odonate species known for Guilford County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Gray PetaltailTachopteryx thoreyi1S4G4
2Shadow DarnerAeshna umbrosa2S4G5
3Common Green DarnerAnax junius3S5G5
4Comet DarnerAnax longipes1S4G5
5Springtime DarnerBasiaeschna janata5S5G5
6Fawn DarnerBoyeria vinosa1S5G5
7Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros6S5G5
8Cyrano DarnerNasiaeschna pentacantha4S4S5G5
9Two-striped ForceptailAphylla williamsoni1S3S4G5
10Unicorn ClubtailArigomphus villosipes3S3G5
11Black-shouldered SpinylegDromogomphus spinosus12S5G5
12DragonhunterHagenius brevistylus3S5G5
13Spine-crowned ClubtailHylogomphus abbreviatus1WS3S4G4
14Appalachian SnaketailOphiogomphus incurvatus1WS3G3
15Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis5S5G5
16Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus5S5G5
17Common SanddragonProgomphus obscurus5S5G5
18Eastern Least ClubtailStylogomphus albistylus1S3S4G5
19Russet-tipped ClubtailStylurus plagiatus4S4S5G5
20Brown SpiketailCordulegaster bilineata1S4G5
21Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata2S4S5 [S4]G5
22Arrowhead SpiketailCordulegaster obliqua2S3G4
23Stream CruiserDidymops transversa7S5G5
24Swift River CruiserMacromia illinoiensis3S5G5
25Royal River CruiserMacromia taeniolata1S4S5G5
26Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura11S5G5
27Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps5S5G5
28Selys's SundragonHelocordulia selysii3S4 G4
29Umber ShadowdragonNeurocordulia obsoleta1S4G5
30Mocha EmeraldSomatochlora linearis2S5G5
31Clamp-tipped EmeraldSomatochlora tenebrosa4S4G5
32Calico PennantCelithemis elisa3S5G5
33Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina7S5G5
34Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata5S5G5
35Swift SetwingDythemis velox2S4S5G5
36Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis13S5G5
37Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula1S5G5
38Blue CorporalLadona deplanata5S5G5
39Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea7S5G5
40Yellow-sided SkimmerLibellula flavida1S4S5G5
41Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta9S5G5
42Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa9S5G5
43Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella5S4G5
44Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata2S5G5
45Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans4S5G5
46Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis14S5G5
47Wandering GliderPantala flavescens4S5G5
48Spot-winged GliderPantala hymenaea3S5G5
49Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera9S5G5
50Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia13S5G5
51Blue-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum ambiguum3S5G5
52Ruby MeadowhawkSympetrum rubicundulum1S4G5
53Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum3S5G5
54Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina4S5G5
55Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata5S5G5
56Great SpreadwingArchilestes grandis5S3S4G5
57Southern SpreadwingLestes australis5S5G5
58Amber-winged SpreadwingLestes eurinus2WS3G5
59Sweetflag SpreadwingLestes forcipatus1SRS1S2 [S1?]G5
60Elegant SpreadwingLestes inaequalis1S4G5
61Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis3S5G5
62Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax1S5G5
63Sparkling JewelwingCalopteryx dimidiata2S5G5
64Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata4S5G5
65Eastern Red DamselAmphiagrion saucium1S3S4G5
66Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis8S5G5
67Variable DancerArgia fumipennis7S5G5
68Powdered DancerArgia moesta8S5G5
69Blue-ringed DancerArgia sedula8S5G5
70Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis9S5G5
71Dusky DancerArgia translata3S4G5
72Aurora DamselChromagrion conditum1S3S4 G5
73Azure BluetEnallagma aspersum2S4G5
74Double-striped BluetEnallagma basidens2S5G5
75Familiar BluetEnallagma civile3S5G5
76Turquoise BluetEnallagma divagans2S5G5
77Stream BluetEnallagma exsulans9S5G5
78Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum1S5G5
79Orange BluetEnallagma signatum2S5G5
80Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum2S5G5
81Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata2S5G5
82Lilypad ForktailIschnura kellicotti1S4G5
83Fragile ForktailIschnura posita10S5G5
84Furtive ForktailIschnura prognata1S3S4G4
85Southern SpriteNehalennia integricollis1S3S4 [S4]G5