List of the 105 Odonate species known for Orange County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Gray PetaltailTachopteryx thoreyi16S4G4
2Shadow DarnerAeshna umbrosa3S4G5
3Common Green DarnerAnax junius74S5G5
4Comet DarnerAnax longipes15S4G5
5Springtime DarnerBasiaeschna janata36S5G5
6Fawn DarnerBoyeria vinosa7S5G5
7Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros53S5G5
8Taper-tailed DarnerGomphaeschna antilope11S4G4
9Harlequin DarnerGomphaeschna furcillata8S4S5G5
10Cyrano DarnerNasiaeschna pentacantha9S4S5G5
11Two-striped ForceptailAphylla williamsoni1S3S4G5
12Unicorn ClubtailArigomphus villosipes22S3G5
13Black-shouldered SpinylegDromogomphus spinosus56S5G5
14Eastern RingtailErpetogomphus designatus2S3S4G5
15Splendid ClubtailGomphurus lineatifrons5SRS2G4
16Septima's ClubtailGomphurus septima5SRS3G3
17DragonhunterHagenius brevistylus39S5G5
18Spine-crowned ClubtailHylogomphus abbreviatus8WS3S4G4
19Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis92S5G5
20Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus98S5G5
21Common SanddragonProgomphus obscurus42S5G5
22Eastern Least ClubtailStylogomphus albistylus18S3S4G5
23Laura's ClubtailStylurus laurae14WS2S3G4
24Brown SpiketailCordulegaster bilineata11S4G5
25Tiger SpiketailCordulegaster erronea15S3S4G4
26Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata21S4S5 [S4]G5
27Arrowhead SpiketailCordulegaster obliqua9S3G4
28Stream CruiserDidymops transversa50S5G5
29Allegheny River CruiserMacromia alleghaniensis92S4 [S3S4]G4
30Swift River CruiserMacromia illinoiensis98S5G5
31Royal River CruiserMacromia taeniolata4S4S5G5
32Slender BaskettailEpitheca costalis1S4G5
33Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura120S5G5
34Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps54S5G5
35Selys's SundragonHelocordulia selysii12S4 G4
36Uhler's SundragonHelocordulia uhleri18S3S4 [S3]G5
37Umber ShadowdragonNeurocordulia obsoleta8S4G5
38Coppery EmeraldSomatochlora georgiana2SRS1?G3G4
39Mocha EmeraldSomatochlora linearis21S5G5
40Clamp-tipped EmeraldSomatochlora tenebrosa8S4G5
41Calico PennantCelithemis elisa78S5G5
42Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina65S5G5
43Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata79S5G5
44Double-ringed PennantCelithemis verna16S4 [S3S4]G5
45Swift SetwingDythemis velox48S4S5G5
46Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis181S5G5
47Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula15S5G5
48Blue CorporalLadona deplanata112S5G5
49Golden-winged SkimmerLibellula auripennis12S5G5
50Bar-winged SkimmerLibellula axilena13S5G5
51Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea87S5G5
52Yellow-sided SkimmerLibellula flavida9S4S5G5
53Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta125S5G5
54Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa137S5G5
55Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella13S4G5
56Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata47S5G5
57Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans89S5G5
58Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis170S5G5
59Wandering GliderPantala flavescens16S5G5
60Spot-winged GliderPantala hymenaea5S5G5
61Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera96S5G5
62Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia211S5G5
63Blue-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum ambiguum7S5G5
64Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum32S5G5
65Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina63S5G5
66Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata58S5G5
67Great SpreadwingArchilestes grandis2S3S4G5
68Southern SpreadwingLestes australis36S5G5
69Amber-winged SpreadwingLestes eurinus4WS3G5
70Sweetflag SpreadwingLestes forcipatus1SRS1S2 [S1?]G5
71Elegant SpreadwingLestes inaequalis5S4G5
72Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis7S5G5
73Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax17S5G5
74Sparkling JewelwingCalopteryx dimidiata3S5G5
75Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata60S5G5
76American RubyspotHetaerina americana19S5G5
77Smoky RubyspotHetaerina titia1S5G5
78Eastern Red DamselAmphiagrion saucium2S3S4G5
79Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis33S5G5
80Seepage DancerArgia bipunctulata2S3S4G4
81Variable DancerArgia fumipennis34S5G5
82Powdered DancerArgia moesta78S5G5
83Blue-ringed DancerArgia sedula32S5G5
84Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis79S5G5
85Dusky DancerArgia translata21S4G5
86Azure BluetEnallagma aspersum18S4G5
87Double-striped BluetEnallagma basidens29S5G5
88Familiar BluetEnallagma civile21S5G5
89Attenuated BluetEnallagma daeckii1S4G4
90Turquoise BluetEnallagma divagans15S5G5
91Atlantic BluetEnallagma doubledayi4S5G5
92Stream BluetEnallagma exsulans35S5G5
93Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum44S5G5
94Orange BluetEnallagma signatum33S5G5
95Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum24S5G5
96Vesper BluetEnallagma vesperum2S3S4G5
97Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata41S5G5
98Lilypad ForktailIschnura kellicotti5S4G5
99Fragile ForktailIschnura posita113S5G5
100Furtive ForktailIschnura prognata2S3S4G4
101Rambur's ForktailIschnura ramburii5S5G5
102Eastern ForktailIschnura verticalis4S4G5
103Sphagnum SpriteNehalennia gracilis2S3G5
104Southern SpriteNehalennia integricollis9S3S4 [S4]G5
105Duckweed FiretailTelebasis byersi1S3S4G5