List of the 82 Odonate species known for Union County - Status and Rank Definitions
Common NameScientific NameNumber of RecordsState StatusState RankFed. StatusGlobal Rank
1Shadow DarnerAeshna umbrosa1S4G5
2Common Green DarnerAnax junius6S5G5
3Comet DarnerAnax longipes1S4G5
4Springtime DarnerBasiaeschna janata8S5G5
5Fawn DarnerBoyeria vinosa3S5G5
6Swamp DarnerEpiaeschna heros9S5G5
7Taper-tailed DarnerGomphaeschna antilope1S4G4
8Cyrano DarnerNasiaeschna pentacantha3S4S5G5
9Two-striped ForceptailAphylla williamsoni17S3S4G5
10Black-shouldered SpinylegDromogomphus spinosus7S5G5
11Eastern RingtailErpetogomphus designatus3S3S4G5
12Septima's ClubtailGomphurus septima1SRS3G3
13Cobra ClubtailGomphurus vastus3S3S4G5
14DragonhunterHagenius brevistylus2S5G5
15Spine-crowned ClubtailHylogomphus abbreviatus6WS3S4G4
16Appalachian SnaketailOphiogomphus incurvatus1WS3G3
17Lancet ClubtailPhanogomphus exilis5S5G5
18Ashy ClubtailPhanogomphus lividus5S5G5
19Common SanddragonProgomphus obscurus1S5G5
20Eastern Least ClubtailStylogomphus albistylus1S3S4G5
21Russet-tipped ClubtailStylurus plagiatus1S4S5G5
22Twin-spotted SpiketailCordulegaster maculata1S4S5 [S4]G5
23Stream CruiserDidymops transversa1S5G5
24Swift River CruiserMacromia illinoiensis3S5G5
25Royal River CruiserMacromia taeniolata8S4S5G5
26Common BaskettailEpitheca cynosura12S5G5
27Prince BaskettailEpitheca princeps15S5G5
28Umber ShadowdragonNeurocordulia obsoleta1S4G5
29Mocha EmeraldSomatochlora linearis4S5G5
30Clamp-tipped EmeraldSomatochlora tenebrosa1S4G5
31Four-spotted PennantBrachymesia gravida7S5G5
32Calico PennantCelithemis elisa4S5G5
33Halloween PennantCelithemis eponina10S5G5
34Banded PennantCelithemis fasciata2S5G5
35Double-ringed PennantCelithemis verna1S4 [S3S4]G5
36Swift SetwingDythemis velox5S4S5G5
37Eastern PondhawkErythemis simplicicollis33S5G5
38Little Blue DragonletErythrodiplax minuscula3S5G5
39Blue CorporalLadona deplanata5S5G5
40Golden-winged SkimmerLibellula auripennis1S5G5
41Bar-winged SkimmerLibellula axilena2S5G5
42Spangled SkimmerLibellula cyanea3S5G5
43Yellow-sided SkimmerLibellula flavida1S4S5G5
44Slaty SkimmerLibellula incesta24S5G5
45Widow SkimmerLibellula luctuosa19S5G5
46Twelve-spotted SkimmerLibellula pulchella1S4G5
47Painted SkimmerLibellula semifasciata1S5G5
48Great Blue SkimmerLibellula vibrans8S5G5
49Blue DasherPachydiplax longipennis25S5G5
50Wandering GliderPantala flavescens4S5G5
51Spot-winged GliderPantala hymenaea2S5G5
52Eastern AmberwingPerithemis tenera30S5G5
53Common WhitetailPlathemis lydia27S5G5
54Blue-faced MeadowhawkSympetrum ambiguum1S5G5
55Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinum1S5G5
56Carolina SaddlebagsTramea carolina5S5G5
57Black SaddlebagsTramea lacerata5S5G5
58Great SpreadwingArchilestes grandis1S3S4G5
59Southern SpreadwingLestes australis1S5G5
60Slender SpreadwingLestes rectangularis2S5G5
61Swamp SpreadwingLestes vigilax1S5G5
62Sparkling JewelwingCalopteryx dimidiata1S5G5
63Ebony JewelwingCalopteryx maculata1S5G5
64American RubyspotHetaerina americana4S5G5
65Blue-fronted DancerArgia apicalis24S5G5
66Variable DancerArgia fumipennis4S5G5
67Powdered DancerArgia moesta6S5G5
68Blue-ringed DancerArgia sedula2S5G5
69Blue-tipped DancerArgia tibialis3S5G5
70Dusky DancerArgia translata2S4G5
71Azure BluetEnallagma aspersum1S4G5
72Double-striped BluetEnallagma basidens1S5G5
73Familiar BluetEnallagma civile3S5G5
74Turquoise BluetEnallagma divagans1S5G5
75Atlantic BluetEnallagma doubledayi1S5G5
76Stream BluetEnallagma exsulans4S5G5
77Skimming BluetEnallagma geminatum1S5G5
78Orange BluetEnallagma signatum26S5G5
79Slender BluetEnallagma traviatum1S5G5
80Citrine ForktailIschnura hastata1S5G5
81Fragile ForktailIschnura posita10S5G5
82Rambur's ForktailIschnura ramburii11S5G5