List of the 80 Odonate species known for New Hanover County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Common Green DarnerAnax junius51S5G5
2Comet DarnerAnax longipes15S4G5
3Springtime DarnerBasiaeschna janata2S5G5
4Regal DarnerCoryphaeschna ingens1SRS2?G5
5Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros2S5G5
6Taper-tailed DarnerGomphaeschna antilope1S4G4
7Harlequin DarnerGomphaeschna furcillata2S4S5G5
8Cyrano DarnerNasiaeschna pentacantha3S4S5G5
9Two-striped ForceptailAphylla williamsoni3S3S4G5
10Gray-green ClubtailArigomphus pallidus1SRS2G5
11Clearlake ClubtailPhanogomphus australis1SRS2G4
12Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis1S5G5
13Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus2S5G5
14Common SanddragonProgomphus obscurus1S5G5
15Russet-tipped ClubtailStylurus plagiatus2S4S5G5
16Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata2S4S5G5
17Stream CruiserDidymops transversa1S5G5
18Slender BaskettailEpitheca costalis1S4G5
19Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura9S5G5
20Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps4S5G5
21Mantled BaskettailEpitheca semiaquea1S5G5
22Robust BaskettailEpitheca spinosa1S4G4
23Fine-lined EmeraldSomatochlora filosa1S4G5
24Four-spotted PennantBrachymesia gravida9S5G5
25Amanda's PennantCelithemis amanda1S5G5
26Red-veined PennantCelithemis bertha1S4G5
27Calico PennantCelithemis elisa2S5G5
28Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina5S5G5
29Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata3S5G5
30Ornate PennantCelithemis ornata1S5G5
31Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis30S5G5
32Seaside DragonletErythrodiplax berenice9S5G5
33Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula30S5G5
34Blue CorporalLadona deplanata9S5G5
35Golden-winged SkimmerLibellula auripennis10S5G5
36Bar-winged SkimmerLibellula axilena7S5G5
37Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta6S5G5
38Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa1S5G5
39Needham's SkimmerLibellula needhami11S5G5
40Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata4S5G5
41Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans9S5G5
42Marl PennantMacrodiplax balteata2WS2S3 [S3]G5
43Roseate SkimmerOrthemis ferruginea11S3S4G5
44Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis41S5G5
45Wandering GliderPantala flavescens25S5G5
46Spot-winged GliderPantala hymenaea3S5G5
47Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera8S5G5
48Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia6S5G5
49Blue-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum ambiguum7S5G5
50Variegated MeadowhawkSympetrum corruptum2SZNG5
51Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina39S5G5
52Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata12S5G5
53Red SaddlebagsTramea onusta5SZNG5
54Southern SpreadwingLestes australis19S5G5
55Elegant SpreadwingLestes inaequalis1S4G5
56Carolina SpreadwingLestes vidua21WS3G5
57Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax1S5G5
58Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata2S5G5
59Smoky RubyspotHetaerina titia1S5G5
60Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis2S5G5
61Seepage DancerArgia bipunctulata1S3S4G4
62Variable DancerArgia fumipennis3S5G5
63Blue-ringed DancerArgia sedula1S5G5
64Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis4S5G5
65Double-striped BluetEnallagma basidens1S5G5
66Familiar BluetEnallagma civile6S5G5
67Attenuated BluetEnallagma daeckii1S4G4
68Atlantic BluetEnallagma doubledayi19S5G5
69Big BluetEnallagma durum2S4G5
70Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum1S5G5
71Pale BluetEnallagma pallidum2S4G4
72Orange BluetEnallagma signatum4S5G5
73Vesper BluetEnallagma vesperum3S3S4G5
74Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata30S5G5
75Lilypad ForktailIschnura kellicotti6S4G5
76Fragile ForktailIschnura posita11S5G5
77Furtive ForktailIschnura prognata6S3S4G4
78Rambur's ForktailIschnura ramburii25S5G5
79Southern SpriteNehalennia integricollis1S3S4G5
80Duckweed FiretailTelebasis byersi2S3S4G5