List of the 66 Odonate species known for Iredell County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Gray PetaltailTachopteryx thoreyi1S4G4
2Shadow DarnerAeshna umbrosa1S4G5
3Common Green DarnerAnax junius2S5G5
4Comet DarnerAnax longipes1S4G5
5Springtime DarnerBasiaeschna janata2S5G5
6Fawn DarnerBoyeria vinosa5S5G5
7Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros2S5G5
8Harlequin DarnerGomphaeschna furcillata1S4S5G5
9Black-shouldered SpinylegDromogomphus spinosus5S5G5
10DragonhunterHagenius brevistylus2S5G5
11Appalachian SnaketailOphiogomphus incurvatus6WS3G3
12Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis2S5G5
13Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus10S5G5
14Common SanddragonProgomphus obscurus6S5G5
15Russet-tipped ClubtailStylurus plagiatus2S4S5G5
16Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata1S4S5 [S4]G5
17Arrowhead SpiketailCordulegaster obliqua1S3G4
18Stream CruiserDidymops transversa9S5G5
19Swift River CruiserMacromia illinoiensis5S5G5
20Mountain River CruiserMacromia margarita1SRS2?G3
21Royal River CruiserMacromia taeniolata1S4S5G5
22Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura4S5G5
23Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps5S5G5
24Umber ShadowdragonNeurocordulia obsoleta1S4G5
25Calico PennantCelithemis elisa1S5G5
26Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina1S5G5
27Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata1S5G5
28Swift SetwingDythemis velox5S4S5G5
29Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis11S5G5
30Blue CorporalLadona deplanata1S5G5
31Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea2S5G5
32Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta11S5G5
33Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa8S5G5
34Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella1S4G5
35Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata1S5G5
36Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans3S5G5
37Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis7S5G5
38Wandering GliderPantala flavescens1S5G5
39Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera7S5G5
40Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia8S5G5
41Blue-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum ambiguum1S5G5
42Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum1S5G5
43Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina2S5G5
44Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata2S5G5
45Southern SpreadwingLestes australis1S5G5
46Elegant SpreadwingLestes inaequalis1S4G5
47Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax3S5G5
48Sparkling JewelwingCalopteryx dimidiata4S5G5
49Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata7S5G5
50Smoky RubyspotHetaerina titia1S5G5
51Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis8S5G5
52Variable DancerArgia fumipennis6S5G5
53Powdered DancerArgia moesta6S5G5
54Blue-ringed DancerArgia sedula4S5G5
55Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis4S5G5
56Dusky DancerArgia translata2S4G5
57Double-striped BluetEnallagma basidens1S5G5
58Familiar BluetEnallagma civile1S5G5
59Turquoise BluetEnallagma divagans2S5G5
60Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum1S5G5
61Orange BluetEnallagma signatum2S5G5
62Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum2S5G5
63Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata1S5G5
64Fragile ForktailIschnura posita1S5G5
65Eastern ForktailIschnura verticalis1S4G5
66Southern SpriteNehalennia integricollis1S3S4 [S4]G5