List of the 117 Odonate species known for Moore County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Shadow DarnerAeshna umbrosa2S4G5
2Common Green DarnerAnax junius33S5G5
3Comet DarnerAnax longipes11S4G5
4Springtime DarnerBasiaeschna janata18S5G5
5Fawn DarnerBoyeria vinosa13S5G5
6Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros34S5G5
7Taper-tailed DarnerGomphaeschna antilope7S4G4
8Harlequin DarnerGomphaeschna furcillata6S4S5G5
9Cyrano DarnerNasiaeschna pentacantha2S4S5G5
10Two-striped ForceptailAphylla williamsoni5S3S4G5
11Southeastern SpinylegDromogomphus armatus6WS3G4
12Black-shouldered SpinylegDromogomphus spinosus3S5G5
13Septima's ClubtailGomphurus septima3SRS3G3
14DragonhunterHagenius brevistylus6S5G5
15Spine-crowned ClubtailHylogomphus abbreviatus2WS3S4G4
16Banner ClubtailHylogomphus apomyius5WS3G3G4
17Piedmont ClubtailHylogomphus parvidens5WS3G4
18Appalachian SnaketailOphiogomphus incurvatus1WS3G3
19Clearlake ClubtailPhanogomphus australis2SRS2G4
20Diminutive ClubtailPhanogomphus diminutus17WS3S4G3G4
21Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis24S5G5
22Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus18S5G5
23Rapids ClubtailPhanogomphus quadricolor1SRS1S2G3G4
24Common SanddragonProgomphus obscurus18S5G5
25Eastern Least ClubtailStylogomphus albistylus2S3S4G5
26Interior Least ClubtailStylogomphus sigmastylus1SRSHG5
27Shining ClubtailStylurus ivae4SRS1?G4
28Laura's ClubtailStylurus laurae4WS2S3G4
29Russet-tipped ClubtailStylurus plagiatus1S4S5G5
30Brown SpiketailCordulegaster bilineata2S4G5
31Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata13S4S5 [S4]G5
32Arrowhead SpiketailCordulegaster obliqua1S3G4
33Stream CruiserDidymops transversa13S5G5
34Allegheny River CruiserMacromia alleghaniensis6S4 [S3S4]G4
35Swift River CruiserMacromia illinoiensis11S5G5
36Slender BaskettailEpitheca costalis8S4G5
37Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura52S5G5
38Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps9S5G5
39Mantled BaskettailEpitheca semiaquea44S5G5
40Robust BaskettailEpitheca spinosa1S4G4
41Selys's SundragonHelocordulia selysii20S4 G4
42Alabama ShadowdragonNeurocordulia alabamensis28WS3?G5
43Umber ShadowdragonNeurocordulia obsoleta2S4G5
44Fine-lined EmeraldSomatochlora filosa3S4G5
45Coppery EmeraldSomatochlora georgiana4SRS1?G3G4
46Mocha EmeraldSomatochlora linearis5S5G5
47Treetop EmeraldSomatochlora provocans9WS3? [S2?]G4
48Clamp-tipped EmeraldSomatochlora tenebrosa2S4G5
49Amanda's PennantCelithemis amanda24S5G5
50Red-veined PennantCelithemis bertha29S4G5
51Calico PennantCelithemis elisa26S5G5
52Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina15S5G5
53Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata28S5G5
54Ornate PennantCelithemis ornata9S5G5
55Double-ringed PennantCelithemis verna4S4 [S3S4]G5
56Swift SetwingDythemis velox4S4S5G5
57Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis83S5G5
58Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula25S5G5
59Blue CorporalLadona deplanata63S5G5
60Golden-winged SkimmerLibellula auripennis26S5G5
61Bar-winged SkimmerLibellula axilena25S5G5
62Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea14S5G5
63Yellow-sided SkimmerLibellula flavida33S4S5G5
64Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta66S5G5
65Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa11S5G5
66Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella2S4G5
67Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata30S5G5
68Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans34S5G5
69Elfin SkimmerNannothemis bella10WS3S4G4G5
70Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis81S5G5
71Wandering GliderPantala flavescens20S5G5
72Spot-winged GliderPantala hymenaea3S5G5
73Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera39S5G5
74Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia65S5G5
75Blue-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum ambiguum7S5G5
76Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum17S5G5
77Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina38S5G5
78Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata16S5G5
79Southern SpreadwingLestes australis8S5G5
80Elegant SpreadwingLestes inaequalis5S4G5
81Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis5S5G5
82Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax9S5G5
83Sparkling JewelwingCalopteryx dimidiata47S5G5
84Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata75S5G5
85American RubyspotHetaerina americana10S5G5
86Smoky RubyspotHetaerina titia6S5G5
87Eastern Red DamselAmphiagrion saucium3S3S4G5
88Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis10S5G5
89Seepage DancerArgia bipunctulata37S3S4G4
90Variable DancerArgia fumipennis105S5G5
91Powdered DancerArgia moesta21S5G5
92Blue-ringed DancerArgia sedula18S5G5
93Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis22S5G5
94Dusky DancerArgia translata5S4G5
95Azure BluetEnallagma aspersum4S4G5
96Double-striped BluetEnallagma basidens2S5G5
97Familiar BluetEnallagma civile5S5G5
98Cherry BluetEnallagma concisum3S3S4 [S3]G4
99Attenuated BluetEnallagma daeckii25S4G4
100Sandhill BluetEnallagma davisi11S3S4 [S3]G5
101Turquoise BluetEnallagma divagans18S5G5
102Atlantic BluetEnallagma doubledayi8S5G5
103Burgundy BluetEnallagma dubium21S4 [S3S4]G5
104Stream BluetEnallagma exsulans4S5G5
105Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum27S5G5
106Pale BluetEnallagma pallidum3S4G4
107Orange BluetEnallagma signatum12S5G5
108Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum7S5G5
109Vesper BluetEnallagma vesperum7S3S4G5
110Blackwater BluetEnallagma weewa11S4G5
111Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata11S5G5
112Lilypad ForktailIschnura kellicotti18S4G5
113Fragile ForktailIschnura posita53S5G5
114Furtive ForktailIschnura prognata2S3S4G4
115Rambur's ForktailIschnura ramburii7S5G5
116Sphagnum SpriteNehalennia gracilis16S3G5
117Southern SpriteNehalennia integricollis11S3S4 [S4]G5