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Common Name County Date Observer(s) Number Comments Record Type
1 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2002-06-16 A. Wallace 1 ENRI - One juvenile observed on the trail surface on the Holden's Mill Trail at 15:22 pm, the temperature was 85 F. Sight
2 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2002-07-05 A. Wallace H. Geiser 1 ENRI - One male observed outside the park office window, perched on a tree branch in a decid. forest habitat. The time was 11:30 am and the temperature was 83 F. Sight
3 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2002-07-07 A. Wallace 1 ENRI - One male observed eating in a field habitat at the Pleasant Green Access. The time was 14:00 pm and the temperature was 90 F. Sight
4 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2002-08-06 CB, BB, KB, HG 1 ENRI - One observed flying and perching on the river above the Pleasant Green Access. The time observed was between 13:00pm and 15:00pm. The temperature was 85 F. Sight
5 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2001-07-02 B. Bockhahn 1 OCMO - seen in backyard of ranger residence Sight
6 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2007-05-28 Emmitt 1 Emmitt Estate Sight
7 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2007-06-02 R Emmitt, R Rittmaster 4 tenerals mostly Sight
8 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2004-05-29 Jeffrey Pippen 1 Duke Forest Photo online
9 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2009-06-13 R. Emmitt 2 Ayrmont Park in Hillsborough - on the Eno Sight
10 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2011-05-30 R Emmitt 3 Johnson Mill Preserve on New Hope Creek Sight
11 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2012-07-09 Randy Emmitt, Erik Svensson 12 Eno River SP at Cole Mill and Occoneechee State Preserve - Eno River Sight
12 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 1975-08-31 R. Duncan Cuyler 1 sex=FEMALE, habitat=New Hope Creek, source=R DUNCAN CUYLER COLLECTION-FSCA Collect
13 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 1976-06-24 R. Duncan Cuyler 1 sex=FEMALE, city=Duke Forest, source=R DUNCAN CUYLER COLLECTION-FSCA Collect
14 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 1975-06-22 R. Duncan Cuyler 1 sex=MALE, city=Duke Forest, source=R DUNCAN CUYLER COLLECTION-FSCA Collect
15 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 1976-07-16 R. Duncan Cuyler 2 Male=1 Female=1, city=Duke Forest, source=R DUNCAN CUYLER COLLECTION-FSCA Collect
16 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2013-06-29 Mike Turner 1 Occoneechee Mountain State Natural Area - Eno River Sight
17 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2013-07-11 B. Bockhahn, K. Kittelberger, E. Tatum 1 OCMO Sight
18 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2013-07-08 k nealson 1 ENRI - pleasant green access Sight
19 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2014-06-14 John Petranka 1 Occoneechee Mountain SNA (OCMO). Around margins of upper pond. - Female at lower pond. Photo
20 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2014-07-25 John Petranka 1 Eno River State Park (ENRI). Pleasant Green Access. - Male. Photo
21 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2014-07-14 John Petranka 1 Eno River State Park (ENRI). Pleasant Green Access. - Male. Photo
22 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2014-06-28 John Petranka 1 New Hope Creek, Johnston Mill Preserve. - Male. Photo
23 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2013-07-27 John Petranka 1 New Hope Creek at Falls of New Hope neighborhood park, Falls Drive. - Female Photo
24 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2015-05-29 k. nealson 1 ENRI - seen at the saint marys access off of st marys road, between 50 and 150 feet inside of access gate Sight
25 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2015-05-30 John Petranka, Sally Gewalt 1 Lake Michael Park near Graham, NC. - Teneral Male. Photo
26 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2015-06-22 John Petranka 1 Along New Hope Creek in Falls of New Hope neighborhood park. - Male. Photo
27 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2015-07-25 R Emmitt 1 The Expedition School - Along the Eno River Riverwalk at TES Sight
28 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2015-06-20 John Petranka 1 Occoneechee Mountain SNA (OCMO). Upper pond. - Male. Photo
29 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2015-06-29 John Petranka, Sally Gewalt 2 Duke Forest Korstian Division. New Hope Creek at wooden bridge. - 1 male, 1 female. Female 0.2 miles away from creek on Wooden Bridge Rd.. Photo
30 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2015-07-08 John Petranka 3 Eno River SP (ENRI) at Fews Ford. - Males. Photo
31 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2016-06-18 John Petranka 4 Brumley Forest Preserve, South side of Hwy. NC 10. Stony Creek at wooden bridge just below main pond. Triangle Land Conservancy Preserve. 2 M, 2 F. Photo. Photo
32 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2016-06-18 John Petranka 2 New Hope Creek, Johnston Mill Preserve just downstream from Mt. Sinai Rd.. Females. Photo. Photo
33 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2016-06-27 John Petranka 1 New Hope Creek at Falls of New Hope neighborhood Park. Male. Photo. Photo
34 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2017-06-13 John Petranka 1 Hollow Rock Nature Park. Along New Hope Creek downstream from the Erwin Road bridge. - Male. Photo online
35 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2017-06-15 John Petranka 1 New Hope Creek, Johnston Mill Preserve just downstream from Mt. Sinai Rd. - Male. Photo
36 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2017-07-16 R Emmitt 1 New Sharon Church Rd Photo
37 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2018-06-13 John Petranka 2 Brumley Forest Preserve, North side of Hwy. NC 10. Along Stony Creek. - Males. Photo
38 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2018-07-08 John Petranka, Sally Gewalt. 4 Along East and West Forks of the Eno River. Confluence Natural Area off of Highland Farm Rd.. - Males. One feeding on Ebony Jewelwing. Photo
39 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2018-08-16 B. Bockhahn 1 OCMO Sight
40 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2019-05-30 John Petranka 2 Eno River State Park (ENRI) Cole Mill Section along powerline. - Males. Photo
41 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2019-05-30 John Petranka 3 Eno River State Park (ENRI) Fews Ford at the ford. - Males. Photo
42 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2019-06-14 John Petranka 1 New Hope Creek at Johnston Mill Preserve. - Male Photo
43 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2020-07-01 John Petranka 2 New Hope Creek in Duke Forest upstream from Old Erwin Road bridge. - Males Photo
44 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2020-07-13 John Petranka 1 Johnston Mill Preserve along New Hope Creek. - Male Photo
45 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2021-06-18 Harry LeGrand, Lori Arent 1 Eno River SP - Pleasant Green Access Photo
46 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2021-06-23 John Petranka 2 Johnston Mill Preserve. - Males. Photo
47 Black-shouldered Spinyleg [Dromogomphus spinosus] Orange 2021-08-08 B. Bockhahn 1 OCMO Sight