List of the 73 Odonate species known for Rutherford County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Gray PetaltailTachopteryx thoreyi2S4G4
2Common Green DarnerAnax junius2S5G5
3Fawn DarnerBoyeria vinosa4S5G5
4Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros2S5G5
5Unicorn ClubtailArigomphus villosipes2S3G5
6Black-shouldered SpinylegDromogomphus spinosus1S5G5
7DragonhunterHagenius brevistylus10S5G5
8Piedmont ClubtailHylogomphus parvidens1WS3G4
9Appalachian SnaketailOphiogomphus incurvatus2WS3G3
10Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis3S5G5
11Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus2S5G5
12Common SanddragonProgomphus obscurus3S5G5
13Eastern Least ClubtailStylogomphus albistylus1S3S4G5
14Brown SpiketailCordulegaster bilineata1S4G5
15Tiger SpiketailCordulegaster erronea1S3S4G4
16Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata1S4S5G5
17Stream CruiserDidymops transversa2S5G5
18Swift River CruiserMacromia illinoiensis1S5G5
19Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura3S5G5
20Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps5S5G5
21Uhler's SundragonHelocordulia uhleri1S3S4 [S3]G5
22Clamp-tipped EmeraldSomatochlora tenebrosa1S4G5
23Calico PennantCelithemis elisa2S5G5
24Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina1S5G5
25Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata3S5G5
26Double-ringed PennantCelithemis verna1S4 [S3S4]G5
27Swift SetwingDythemis velox1S4S5G5
28Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis6S5G5
29Blue CorporalLadona deplanata2S5G5
30Golden-winged SkimmerLibellula auripennis1S5G5
31Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea2S5G5
32Yellow-sided SkimmerLibellula flavida1S4S5G5
33Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta8S5G5
34Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa4S5G5
35Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella1S4G5
36Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata1S5G5
37Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans5S5G5
38Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis7S5G5
39Wandering GliderPantala flavescens4S5G5
40Spot-winged GliderPantala hymenaea1S5G5
41Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera2S5G5
42Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia5S5G5
43Blue-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum ambiguum1S5G5
44Ruby MeadowhawkSympetrum rubicundulum9S4G5
45Band-winged MeadowhawkSympetrum semicinctum1S3G5
46Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum1S5G5
47Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina2S5G5
48Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata2S5G5
49Great SpreadwingArchilestes grandis1S3S4G5
50Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis4S5G5
51Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax2S5G5
52Sparkling JewelwingCalopteryx dimidiata1S5G5
53Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata19S5G5
54Smoky RubyspotHetaerina titia1S5G5
55Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis3S5G5
56Variable DancerArgia fumipennis7S5G5
57Powdered DancerArgia moesta5S5G5
58Blue-ringed DancerArgia sedula6S5G5
59Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis9S5G5
60Dusky DancerArgia translata1S4G5
61Aurora DamselChromagrion conditum1S3S4 G5
62Double-striped BluetEnallagma basidens1S5G5
63Familiar BluetEnallagma civile3S5G5
64Turquoise BluetEnallagma divagans2S5G5
65Big BluetEnallagma durum1S4G5
66Stream BluetEnallagma exsulans3S5G5
67Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum1S5G5
68Pale BluetEnallagma pallidum1S4G4
69Orange BluetEnallagma signatum3S5G5
70Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum1S5G5
71Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata1S5G5
72Fragile ForktailIschnura posita2S5G5
73Eastern ForktailIschnura verticalis4S4G5