List of the 94 Odonate species known for Halifax County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Gray PetaltailTachopteryx thoreyi1S4G4
2Shadow DarnerAeshna umbrosa1S4G5
3Common Green DarnerAnax junius8S5G5
4Springtime DarnerBasiaeschna janata6S5G5
5Fawn DarnerBoyeria vinosa3S5G5
6Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros15S5G5
7Harlequin DarnerGomphaeschna furcillata3S4S5G5
8Cyrano DarnerNasiaeschna pentacantha5S4S5G5
9Unicorn ClubtailArigomphus villosipes2S3G5
10Black-shouldered SpinylegDromogomphus spinosus12S5G5
11Cocoa ClubtailGomphurus hybridus6WS3G4
12Septima's ClubtailGomphurus septima1SRS3G3
13Cobra ClubtailGomphurus vastus1S3S4G5
14DragonhunterHagenius brevistylus4S5G5
15Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis6S5G5
16Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus16S5G5
17Common SanddragonProgomphus obscurus1S5G5
18Laura's ClubtailStylurus laurae1WS2S3G4
19Russet-tipped ClubtailStylurus plagiatus6S4S5G5
20Brown SpiketailCordulegaster bilineata2S4G5
21Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata2S4S5 [S4]G5
22Stream CruiserDidymops transversa8S5G5
23Allegheny River CruiserMacromia alleghaniensis1S4 [S3S4]G4
24Swift River CruiserMacromia illinoiensis6S5G5
25Slender BaskettailEpitheca costalis2S4G5
26Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura9S5G5
27Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps15S5G5
28Robust BaskettailEpitheca spinosa3S4G4
29Selys's SundragonHelocordulia selysii3S4 G4
30Uhler's SundragonHelocordulia uhleri1S3S4 [S3]G5
31Umber ShadowdragonNeurocordulia obsoleta3S4G5
32Cinnamon ShadowdragonNeurocordulia virginiensis1W [SR]S2? [S1?]G4
33Mocha EmeraldSomatochlora linearis3S5G5
34Treetop EmeraldSomatochlora provocans1WS3? [S2?]G4
35Clamp-tipped EmeraldSomatochlora tenebrosa3S4G5
36Calico PennantCelithemis elisa5S5G5
37Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina4S5G5
38Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata3S5G5
39Double-ringed PennantCelithemis verna2S4 [S3S4]G5
40Swift SetwingDythemis velox1S4S5G5
41Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis22S5G5
42Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula6S5G5
43Blue CorporalLadona deplanata3S5G5
44Golden-winged SkimmerLibellula auripennis6S5G5
45Bar-winged SkimmerLibellula axilena3S5G5
46Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea5S5G5
47Yellow-sided SkimmerLibellula flavida4S4S5G5
48Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta6S5G5
49Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa5S5G5
50Needham's SkimmerLibellula needhami1S5G5
51Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella3S4G5
52Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata9S5G5
53Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans11S5G5
54Roseate SkimmerOrthemis ferruginea1S3S4G5
55Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis10S5G5
56Wandering GliderPantala flavescens1S5G5
57Spot-winged GliderPantala hymenaea5S5G5
58Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera4S5G5
59Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia22S5G5
60Blue-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum ambiguum4S5G5
61Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum9S5G5
62Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina6S5G5
63Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata8S5G5
64Red SaddlebagsTramea onusta1SZNG5
65Southern SpreadwingLestes australis8S5G5
66Elegant SpreadwingLestes inaequalis3S4G5
67Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis4S5G5
68Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax4S5G5
69Appalachian JewelwingCalopteryx angustipennis4S3S4G4
70Sparkling JewelwingCalopteryx dimidiata1S5G5
71Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata10S5G5
72American RubyspotHetaerina americana2S5G5
73Smoky RubyspotHetaerina titia2S5G5
74Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis6S5G5
75Variable DancerArgia fumipennis15S5G5
76Powdered DancerArgia moesta8S5G5
77Blue-ringed DancerArgia sedula6S5G5
78Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis15S5G5
79Double-striped BluetEnallagma basidens1S5G5
80Familiar BluetEnallagma civile2S5G5
81Attenuated BluetEnallagma daeckii2S4G4
82Turquoise BluetEnallagma divagans4S5G5
83Stream BluetEnallagma exsulans5S5G5
84Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum4S5G5
85Orange BluetEnallagma signatum4S5G5
86Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum4S5G5
87Blackwater BluetEnallagma weewa1S4G5
88Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata2S5G5
89Lilypad ForktailIschnura kellicotti2S4G5
90Fragile ForktailIschnura posita6S5G5
91Furtive ForktailIschnura prognata4S3S4G4
92Rambur's ForktailIschnura ramburii6S5G5
93Eastern ForktailIschnura verticalis4S4G5
94Southern SpriteNehalennia integricollis1S3S4 [S4]G5