The Odonata of North America

Compiled and maintained by DSA Checklist Committee (Chair, Dennis Paulson)

latest revision June 2014, 463 species.

Calopterygidae - Broad-winged Damsels

Calopteryx aequabilis Say, 1839 - River Jewelwing
Calopteryx amata Hagen, 1889 - Superb Jewelwing
Calopteryx angustipennis (Selys, 1853) - Appalachian Jewelwing
Calopteryx dimidiata Burmeister, 1839 - Sparkling Jewelwing
Calopteryx maculata (Beauvois, 1805) - Ebony Jewelwing
Hetaerina americana (Fabricius, 1798) - American Rubyspot
Hetaerina titia (Drury, 1773) - Smoky Rubyspot
Hetaerina vulnerata Hagen in Selys, 1853 - Canyon Rubyspot

Lestidae - Spreadwings

Archilestes californicus McLachlan, 1895 - California Spreadwing
Archilestes grandis (Rambur, 1842) - Great Spreadwing
Lestes alacer Hagen, 1861 - Plateau Spreadwing
Lestes australis Walker, 1952 - Southern Spreadwing
Lestes congener Hagen, 1861 - Spotted Spreadwing
Lestes disjunctus Selys, 1862 - Northern Spreadwing
Lestes dryas Kirby, 1890 - Emerald Spreadwing
Lestes eurinus Say, 1839 - Amber-winged Spreadwing
Lestes forcipatus Rambur, 1842 - Sweetflag Spreadwing
Lestes forficula Rambur, 1842 - Rainpool Spreadwing
Lestes inaequalis Walsh, 1862 - Elegant Spreadwing
Lestes rectangularis Say, 1839 - Slender Spreadwing
Lestes sigma Calvert, 1901 - Chalky Spreadwing
Lestes spumarius Hagen in Selys, 1862 - Antillean Spreadwing
Lestes stultus Hagen, 1861 - Black Spreadwing
Lestes tenuatus Rambur, 1842 - Blue-striped Spreadwing
Lestes unguiculatus Hagen, 1861 - Lyre-tipped Spreadwing
Lestes vidua Hagen, 1861 - Carolina Spreadwing
Lestes vigilax Hagen in Selys, 1862 - Swamp Spreadwing

Platystictidae - Shadowdamsels

Palaemnema domina Calvert, 1903 - Desert Shadowdamsel

Protoneuridae - Threadtails

Neoneura aaroni Calvert, 1903 - Coral-fronted Threadtail
Neoneura amelia Calvert, 1903 - Amelia's Threadtail
Protoneura cara Calvert, 1903 - Orange-striped Threadtail

Coenagrionidae - Pond Damsels

Acanthagrion quadratum Selys, 1876 - Mexican Wedgetail
Amphiagrion abbreviatum (Selys, 1876) - Western Red Damsel
Amphiagrion saucium (Burmeister, 1839) - Eastern Red Damsel
Apanisagrion lais (Brauer in Selys, 1876) - Black-and-white Damsel
Argia agrioides Calvert, 1895 - California Dancer
Argia alberta Kennedy, 1918 - Paiute Dancer
Argia apicalis (Say, 1839) - Blue-fronted Dancer
Argia barretti Calvert, 1902 - Comanche Dancer
Argia bipunctulata (Hagen, 1861) - Seepage Dancer
Argia carlcooki Daigle, 1995 - Yaqui Dancer
Argia cuprea (Hagen, 1861) - Coppery Dancer
Argia emma Kennedy, 1915 - Emma's Dancer
Argia extranea (Hagen, 1861) - Spine-tipped Dancer
Argia fumipennis (Burmeister, 1839) - Variable Dancer
Argia harknessi Calvert, 1899 - Harkness's Dancer
Argia hinei Kennedy, 1918 - Lavender Dancer
Argia immunda (Hagen, 1861) - Kiowa Dancer
Argia lacrimans (Hagen, 1861) - Sierra Madre Dancer
Argia leonorae Garrison, 1994 - Leonora's Dancer
Argia lugens (Hagen, 1861) - Sooty Dancer
Argia moesta (Hagen, 1861) - Powdered Dancer
Argia munda Calvert, 1902 - Apache Dancer
Argia nahuana Calvert, 1902 - Aztec Dancer
Argia oenea Hagen in Selys, 1865 - Fiery-eyed Dancer
Argia pallens Calvert, 1902 - Amethyst Dancer
Argia pima Garrison, 1994 - Pima Dancer
Argia plana Calvert, 1902 - Springwater Dancer
Argia rhoadsi Calvert, 1902 - Golden-winged Dancer
Argia sabino Garrison, 1994 - Sabino Dancer
Argia sedula (Hagen, 1861) - Blue-ringed Dancer
Argia tarascana Calvert, 1902 - Tarascan Dancer
Argia tezpi Calvert, 1902 - Tezpi Dancer
Argia tibialis (Rambur, 1842) - Blue-tipped Dancer
Argia tonto Calvert, 1902 - Tonto Dancer
Argia translata Hagen in Selys, 1865 - Dusky Dancer
Argia vivida Hagen in Selys, 1865 - Vivid Dancer
Chromagrion conditum (Selys, 1876) - Aurora Damsel
Coenagrion angulatum Walker, 1912 - Prairie Bluet
Coenagrion interrogatum (Hagen in Selys, 1876) - Subarctic Bluet
Coenagrion resolutum (Hagen in Selys, 1876) - Taiga Bluet
Enallagma anna Williamson, 1900 - River Bluet
Enallagma annexum (Hagen, 1861) - Northern Bluet
Enallagma antennatum (Say, 1839) - Rainbow Bluet
Enallagma aspersum (Hagen, 1861) - Azure Bluet
Enallagma basidens Calvert, 1902 - Double-striped Bluet
Enallagma boreale Selys, 1875 - Boreal Bluet
Enallagma cardenium Selys, 1876 - Purple Bluet
Enallagma carunculatum Morse, 1895 - Tule Bluet
Enallagma civile (Hagen, 1861) - Familiar Bluet
Enallagma clausum Morse, 1895 - Alkali Bluet
Enallagma concisum Williamson, 1922 - Cherry Bluet
Enallagma daeckii (Calvert, 1903) - Attenuated Bluet
Enallagma davisi Westfall, 1943 - Sandhill Bluet
Enallagma divagans Selys, 1876 - Turquoise Bluet
Enallagma doubledayi (Selys, 1850) - Atlantic Bluet
Enallagma dubium Root, 1924 - Burgundy Bluet
Enallagma durum (Hagen, 1861) - Big Bluet
Enallagma ebrium (Hagen, 1861) - Marsh Bluet
Enallagma eiseni Calvert, 1895 - Baja Bluet
Enallagma exsulans (Hagen, 1861) - Stream Bluet
Enallagma geminatum Kellicott, 1895 - Skimming Bluet
Enallagma hageni (Walsh, 1863) - Hagen's Bluet
Enallagma laterale Morse, 1895 - New England Bluet
Enallagma minusculum Morse, 1895 - Little Bluet
Enallagma novaehispaniae Calvert, 1907 - Neotropical Bluet
Enallagma pallidum Root, 1923 - Pale Bluet
Enallagma pictum Morse, 1895 - Scarlet Bluet
Enallagma pollutum (Hagen, 1861) - Florida Bluet
Enallagma praevarum (Hagen, 1861) - Arroyo Bluet
Enallagma recurvatum Davis, 1913 - Pine Barrens Bluet
Enallagma semicirculare Selys, 1876 - Claw-tipped Bluet
Enallagma signatum (Hagen, 1861) - Orange Bluet
Enallagma sulcatum Williamson, 1922 - Golden Bluet
Enallagma traviatum Selys, 1876 - Slender Bluet
Enallagma vernale Gloyd, 1943 - Vernal Bluet
Enallagma vesperum Calvert, 1919 - Vesper Bluet
Enallagma weewa Byers, 1927 - Blackwater Bluet
Hesperagrion heterodoxum (Selys, 1868) - Painted Damsel
Ischnura barberi Currie, 1903 - Desert Forktail
Ischnura cervula Selys, 1876 - Pacific Forktail
Ischnura damula Calvert, 1902 - Plains Forktail
Ischnura demorsa (Hagen, 1861) - Mexican Forktail
Ischnura denticollis (Burmeister, 1839) - Black-fronted Forktail
Ischnura erratica Calvert, 1895 - Swift Forktail
Ischnura gemina (Kennedy, 1917) - San Francisco Forktail
Ischnura hastata (Say, 1839) - Citrine Forktail
Ischnura kellicotti Williamson, 1898 - Lilypad Forktail
Ischnura perparva McLachlan in Selys, 1876 - Western Forktail
Ischnura posita (Hagen, 1861) - Fragile Forktail
Ischnura prognata (Hagen, 1861) - Furtive Forktail
Ischnura ramburii (Selys, 1850) - Rambur's Forktail
Ischnura verticalis (Say, 1839) - Eastern Forktail
Leptobasis lucifer
(Donnelly, 1967) - Lucifer Swampdamsel
Leptobasis melinogaster González-Soriano, 2002 - Cream-tipped Swampdamsel
Leptobasis vacillans Hagen in Selys, 1877 - Red-tipped Swampdamsel
Nehalennia gracilis Morse, 1895 - Sphagnum Sprite
Nehalennia integricollis Calvert, 1913 - Southern Sprite
Nehalennia irene (Hagen, 1861) - Sedge Sprite
Nehalennia minuta (Selys in Sagra, 1857) - Tropical Sprite
Nehalennia pallidula Calvert, 1913 - Everglades Sprite
Neoerythromma cultellatum (Hagen in Selys, 1876) - Caribbean Yellowface
Telebasis byersi Westfall, 1957 - Duckweed Firetail
Telebasis digiticollis Calvert, 1902 - Marsh Firetail
Telebasis salva (Hagen, 1861) - Desert Firetail
Zoniagrion exclamationis (Selys, 1876) - Exclamation Damsel

Petaluridae - Petaltails

Tachopteryx thoreyi (Hagen in Selys, 1858) - Gray Petaltail
Tanypteryx hageni (Selys, 1879) - Black Petaltail

Aeshnidae - Darners

Aeshna canadensis Walker, 1908 - Canada Darner
Aeshna clepsydra Say, 1839 - Mottled Darner
Aeshna constricta Say, 1839 - Lance-tipped Darner
Aeshna eremita Scudder, 1866 - Lake Darner
Aeshna interrupta Walker, 1908 - Variable Darner
Aeshna juncea (Linnaeus, 1758) - Sedge Darner
Aeshna palmata Hagen, 1856 - Paddle-tailed Darner
Aeshna persephone Donnelly, 1961 - Persephone's Darner
Aeshna septentrionalis Burmeister, 1839 - Azure Darner
Aeshna sitchensis Hagen, 1861 - Zigzag Darner
Aeshna subarctica Walker, 1908 - Subarctic Darner
Aeshna tuberculifera Walker, 1908 - Black-tipped Darner
Aeshna umbrosa Walker, 1908 - Shadow Darner
Aeshna verticalis Hagen, 1861 - Green-striped Darner
Aeshna walkeri Kennedy, 1917 - Walker's Darner
Anax amazili (Burmeister, 1839) - Amazon Darner
Anax concolor Brauer, 1865 - Blue-spotted Comet Darner
Anax junius (Drury, 1773) - Common Green Darner
Anax longipes Hagen, 1861 - Comet Darner
Anax walsinghami McLachlan, 1883 - Giant Darner
Basiaeschna janata (Say, 1839) - Springtime Darner
Boyeria grafiana Williamson, 1907 - Ocellated Darner
Boyeria vinosa (Say, 1839) - Fawn Darner
Coryphaeschna adnexa (Hagen, 1861) - Blue-faced Darner
Coryphaeschna ingens (Rambur, 1842) - Regal Darner
Coryphaeschna viriditas Calvert, 1952 - Mangrove Darner
Epiaeschna heros (Fabricius, 1798) - Swamp Darner
Gomphaeschna antilope (Hagen, 1874) - Taper-tailed Darner
Gomphaeschna furcillata (Say, 1839) - Harlequin Darner
Gynacantha mexicana Selys, 1868 - Bar-sided Darner
Gynacantha nervosa Rambur, 1842 - Twilight Darner
Nasiaeschna pentacantha (Rambur, 1842) - Cyrano Darner
Oplonaeschna armata (Hagen, 1861) - Riffle Darner
Remartinia luteipennis (Burmeister, 1839) - Malachite Darner
Rhionaeschna californica (Calvert, 1895) - California Darner
Rhionaeschna dugesi (Calvert, 1905) - Arroyo Darner
Rhionaeschna multicolor (Hagen, 1861) - Blue-eyed Darner
Rhionaeschna mutata (Hagen, 1861) - Spatterdock Darner
Rhionaeschna psilus (Calvert, 1947) - Turquoise-tipped Darner
Triacanthagyna caribbea Williamson, 1923 - Caribbean Darner
Triacanthagyna septima (Selys in Sagra, 1857) - Pale-green Darner
Triacanthagyna trifida (Rambur, 1842) - Phantom Darner

Gomphidae - Clubtails

Aphylla angustifolia Garrison, 1986 - Broad-striped Forceptail
Aphylla protracta (Hagen in Selys, 1859) - Narrow-striped Forceptail
Aphylla williamsoni (Gloyd, 1936) - Two-striped Forceptail
Arigomphus cornutus (Tough, 1900) - Horned Clubtail
Arigomphus furcifer (Hagen in Selys, 1878) - Lilypad Clubtail
Arigomphus lentulus (Needham, 1902) - Stillwater Clubtail
Arigomphus maxwelli (Ferguson, 1950) - Bayou Clubtail
Arigomphus pallidus (Rambur, 1842) - Gray-green Clubtail
Arigomphus submedianus (Williamson, 1914 ) - Jade Clubtail
Arigomphus villosipes (Selys, 1854) - Unicorn Clubtail
Dromogomphus armatus Selys, 1854 - Southeastern Spinyleg
Dromogomphus spinosus Selys, 1854 - Black-shouldered Spinyleg
Dromogomphus spoliatus (Hagen in Selys, 1858) - Flag-tailed Spinyleg
Erpetogomphus compositus Hagen in Selys, 1858 - White-belted Ringtail
Erpetogomphus crotalinus (Hagen in Selys, 1854) - Yellow-legged Ringtail
Erpetogomphus designatus Hagen in Selys, 1858 - Eastern Ringtail
Erpetogomphus elaps Selys, 1857 - Straight-tipped Ringtail
Erpetigomphus eutainia Calvert, 1905 - Blue-faced Ringtail
Erpetogomphus heterodon Garrison, 1994 - Dashed Ringtail
Erpetogomphus lampropeltis Kennedy, 1918 - Serpent Ringtail
Gomphus abbreviatus Hagen in Selys, 1878 - Spine-crowned Clubtail
Gomphus adelphus Selys, 1858 - Mustached Clubtail
Gomphus apomyius Donnelly, 1966 - Banner Clubtail
Gomphus australis (Needham, 1897) - Clearlake Clubtail
Gomphus borealis Needham, 1901 - Beaverpond Clubtail
Gomphus cavillaris Needham, 1902 - Sandhill Clubtail
Gomphus consanguis Selys, 1879 - Cherokee Clubtail
Gomphus crassus Hagen in Selys, 1878 - Handsome Clubtail
Gomphus descriptus Banks, 1896 - Harpoon Clubtail
Gomphus dilatatus Rambur, 1842 - Blackwater Clubtail
Gomphus diminutus Needham, 1950 - Diminutive Clubtail
Gomphus exilis Selys, 1854 - Lancet Clubtail
Gomphus externus Hagen in Selys, 1858 - Plains Clubtail
Gomphus fraternus (Say, 1839) - Midland Clubtail
Gomphus geminatus Carle, 1979 - Twin-striped Clubtail
Gomphus gonzalezi Dunkle, 1992 - Tamaulipan Clubtail
Gomphus graslinellus Walsh, 1862 - Pronghorn Clubtail
Gomphus hodgesi Needham, 1950 - Hodges's Clubtail
Gomphus hybridus Williamson, 1902 - Cocoa Clubtail
Gomphus kurilis Hagen in Selys, 1858 - Pacific Clubtail
Gomphus lineatifrons (Calvert, 1921) - Splendid Clubtail
Gomphus lividus Selys, 1854 - Ashy Clubtail
Gomphus lynnae Paulson, 1983 - Columbia Clubtail
Gomphus militaris Hagen in Selys, 1858 - Sulphur-tipped Clubtail
Gomphus minutus Rambur, 1842 - Cypress Clubtail
Gomphus modestus Needham, 1942 - Gulf Coast Clubtail
Gomphus oklahomensis Pritchard, 1935 - Oklahoma Clubtail
Gomphus ozarkensis Westfall, 1975 - Ozark Clubtail
Gomphus parvidens Currie, 1917 - Piedmont Clubtail
Gomphus quadricolor Walsh, 1863 - Rapids Clubtail
Gomphus rogersi Gloyd, 1936 - Sable Clubtail
Gomphus sandrius Tennessen, 1983 - Tennessee Clubtail
Gomphus septima Westfall, 1956 - Septima's Clubtail
Gomphus spicatus Hagen in Selys, 1854 - Dusky Clubtail
Gomphus vastus Walsh, 1862 - Cobra Clubtail
Gomphus ventricosus Walsh, 1863 - Skillet Clubtail
Gomphus viridifrons Hine, 1901 - Green-faced Clubtail
Gomphus westfalli Carle & May, 1987 - Westfall's Clubtail
Hagenius brevistylus Selys, 1854 - Dragonhunter
Lanthus parvulus (Selys, 1854) - Northern Pygmy Clubtail
Lanthus vernalis Carle, 1980 - Southern Pygmy Clubtail
Octogomphus specularis (Hagen in Selys, 1859) - Grappletail
Ophiogomphus acuminatus Carle, 1981 - Acuminate Snaketail
Ophiogomphus anomalus Harvey, 1898 - Extra-striped Snaketail
Ophiogomphus arizonicus Kennedy, 1917 - Arizona Snaketail
Ophiogomphus aspersus Morse, 1895 - Brook Snaketail
Ophiogomphus australis Carle, 1992 - Southern Snaketail
Ophiogomphus bison Selys, 1873 - Bison Snaketail
Ophiogomphus carolus Needham, 1897 - Riffle Snaketail
Ophiogomphus colubrinus Selys, 1854 - Boreal Snaketail
Ophiogomphus edmundo Needham, 1951 - Edmund's Snaketail
Ophiogomphus howei Bromley, 1924 - Pygmy Snaketail
Ophiogomphus incurvatus Carle, 1982 - Appalachian Snaketail
Ophiogomphus mainensis Packard in Walsh, 1863 - Maine Snaketail
Ophiogomphus morrisoni Selys, 1879 - Great Basin Snaketail
Ophiogomphus occidentis Hagen, 1885 - Sinuous Snaketail
Ophiogomphus rupinsulensis (Walsh, 1862) - Rusty Snaketail
Ophiogomphus severus Hagen, 1874 - Pale Snaketail
Ophiogomphus smithi Tennessen and Vogt, 2004 - Sioux Snaketail
Ophiogomphus susbehcha Vogt and Smith, 1993 - St. Croix Snaketail
Ophiogomphus westfalli Cook and Daigle, 1985 - Westfall's Snaketail
Phyllocycla breviphylla Belle, 1975 - Ringed Forceptail
Phyllogomphoides albrighti (Needham, 1950) - Five-striped Leaftail
Phyllogomphoides stigmatus (Say, 1839) - Four-striped Leaftail
Progomphus alachuensis Byers, 1939 - Tawny Sanddragon
Progomphus bellei Knopf and Tennessen, 1980 - Belle's Sanddragon
Progomphus borealis McLachlan in Selys, 1873 - Gray Sanddragon
Progomphus obscurus (Rambur, 1842) - Common Sanddragon
Stylogomphus albistylus (Hagen in Selys, 1878) - Eastern Least Clubtail
Stylogomphus sigmastylus Cook and Laudermilk, 2004 - Interior Least Clubtail
Stylurus amnicola (Walsh, 1862) - Riverine Clubtail
Stylurus intricatus (Hagen in Selys, 1858) - Brimstone Clubtail
Stylurus ivae Williamson, 1932 - Shining Clubtail
Stylurus laurae Williamson, 1932 - Laura's Clubtail
Stylurus notatus (Rambur, 1842) - Elusive Clubtail
Stylurus olivaceus (Selys, 1873) - Olive Clubtail
Stylurus plagiatus (Selys, 1854) - Russet-tipped Clubtail
Stylurus potulentus (Needham, 1942) - Yellow-sided Clubtail
Stylurus scudderi (Selys, 1873) - Zebra Clubtail
Stylurus spiniceps (Walsh, 1862) - Arrow Clubtail
Stylurus townesi Gloyd, 1936 - Townes's Clubtail

Cordulegastridae - Spiketails

Cordulegaster bilineata (Carle, 1983) - Brown Spiketail
Cordulegaster diadema Selys, 1868 - Apache Spiketail
Cordulegaster diastatops (Selys, 1854) - Delta-spotted Spiketail
Cordulegaster dorsalis Hagen in Selys, 1858 - Pacific Spiketail
Cordulegaster erronea Hagen in Selys, 1878 - Tiger Spiketail
Cordulegaster maculata Selys, 1854 - Twin-spotted Spiketail
Cordulegaster obliqua (Say, 1839) - Arrowhead Spiketail
Cordulegaster sarracenia Abbott & Hibbitts, 2011 - Sarracenia Spiketail
Cordulegaster sayi Selys, 1854 - Say's Spiketail
Cordulegaster talaria Tennessen, 2004 - Ouachita Spiketail

Macromiidae - Cruisers

Didymops floridensis Davis, 1921 - Florida Cruiser
Didymops transversa (Say, 1839) - Stream Cruiser
Macromia alleghaniensis Williamson, 1909 - Allegheny River Cruiser
Macromia annulata Hagen, 1861 - Bronzed River Cruiser
Macromia illinoiensis Walsh, 1862 - Swift River Cruiser
Macromia magnifica McLachlan in Selys, 1874 - Western River Cruiser
Macromia margarita Westfall, 1947 - Mountain River Cruiser
Macromia pacifica Hagen, 1861 - Gilded River Cruiser
Macromia taeniolata Rambur, 1842 - Royal River Cruiser

Corduliidae - Emeralds

Cordulia shurtleffii Scudder, 1866 - American Emerald
Dorocordulia lepida (Hagen in Selys, 1871) - Petite Emerald
Dorocordulia libera (Selys, 1871) - Racket-tailed Emerald
Epitheca canis (McLachlan, 1886) - Beaverpond Baskettail
Epitheca costalis (Selys, 1871) - Slender Baskettail
Epitheca cynosura (Say, 1839) - Common Baskettail
Epitheca petechialis (Muttkowski, 1911) - Dot-winged Baskettail
Epitheca princeps Hagen, 1861 - Prince Baskettail
Epitheca semiaquea (Burmeister, 1839) - Mantled Baskettail
Epitheca sepia (Gloyd, 1933) - Sepia Baskettail
Epitheca spinigera (Selys, 1871) - Spiny Baskettail
Epitheca spinosa (Hagen in Selys, 1878) - Robust Baskettail
Epitheca stella (Williamson in Muttkowski, 1911) - Florida Baskettail
Helocordulia selysii (Hagen in Selys, 1878) - Selys's Sundragon
Helocordulia uhleri (Selys, 1871) - Uhler's Sundragon
Neurocordulia alabamensis Hodges in Needham and Westfall, 1955 - Alabama Shadowdragon
Neurocordulia michaeli Brunelle, 2000 - Broad-tailed Shadowdragon
Neurocordulia molesta (Walsh, 1863) - Smoky Shadowdragon
Neurocordulia obsoleta (Say, 1839) - Umber Shadowdragon
Neurocordulia virginiensis Davis, 1927 - Cinnamon Shadowdragon
Neurocordulia xanthosoma (Williamson, 1908) - Orange Shadowdragon
Neurocordulia yamaskanensis (Provancher, 1875) - Stygian Shadowdragon
Somatochlora albicincta (Burmeister, 1839) - Ringed Emerald
Somatochlora brevicincta Robert, 1954 - Quebec Emerald
Somatochlora calverti Williamson and Gloyd, 1933 - Calvert's Emerald
Somatochlora cingulata (Selys, 1871) - Lake Emerald
Somatochlora elongata (Scudder, 1866) - Ski-tipped Emerald
Somatochlora ensigera Martin, 1906 - Plains Emerald
Somatochlora filosa (Hagen, 1861) - Fine-lined Emerald
Somatochlora forcipata (Scudder, 1866) - Forcipate Emerald
Somatochlora franklini (Selys, 1878) - Delicate Emerald
Somatocchlora georgiana Walker, 1925 - Coppery Emerald
Somatochlora hineana Williamson, 1931 - Hine's Emerald
Somatochlora hudsonica (Hagen in Selys, 1871) - Hudsonian Emerald
Somatochlora incurvata Walker, 1918 - Incurvate Emerald
Somatochlora kennedyi Walker, 1918 - Kennedy's Emerald
Somatochlora linearis (Hagen, 1861) - Mocha Emerald
Somatochlora margarita Donnelly, 1962 - Texas Emerald
Somatochlora minor Calvert in Harvey, 1898 - Ocellated Emerald
Somatochlora ozarkensis Bird, 1933 - Ozark Emerald
Somatochlora provocans Calvert, 1903 - Treetop Emerald
Somatochlora sahlbergi Trybom, 1889 - Treeline Emerald
Somatochlora semicircularis (Selys, 1871) - Mountain Emerald
Somatochlora septentrionalis (Hagen, 1861) - Muskeg Emerald
Somatochlora tenebrosa (Say, 1839) - Clamp-tipped Emerald
Somatochlora walshii (Scudder, 1866) - Brush-tipped Emerald
Somatochlora whitehousei Walker, 1925 - Whitehouse's Emerald
Somatochlora williamsoni Walker, 1907 - Williamson's Emerald
Williamsonia fletcheri Williamson, 1923 - Ebony Boghaunter
Williamsonia lintneri (Hagen in Selys, 1878) - Ringed Boghaunter

Libellulidae - Skimmers

Brachymesia furcata (Hagen, 1861) - Red-tailed Pennant
Brachymesia gravida (Calvert, 1890) - Four-spotted Pennant
Brachymesia herbida (Gundlach, 1889) - Tawny Pennant
Brechmorhoga mendax (Hagen, 1861) - Pale-faced Clubskimmer
Brechmorhoga pertinax (Hagen, 1861) - Masked Clubskimmer
Brechmorhoga praecox (Hagen, 1861) - Slender Clubskimmer
Cannaphila insularis Kirby, 1889 - Gray-waisted Skimmer
Celithemis amanda (Hagen, 1861) - Amanda's Pennant
Celithemis bertha Williamson, 1922 - Red-veined Pennant
Celithemis elisa (Hagen, 1861) - Calico Pennant
Celithemis eponina (Drury, 1773) - Halloween Pennant
Celithemis fasciata Kirby, 1889 - Banded Pennant
Celithemis martha Williamson, 1922 - Martha's Pennant
Celithemis ornata (Rambur, 1842) - Ornate Pennant
Celithemis verna Pritchard, 1935 - Double-ringed Pennant
Crocothemis servilia (Drury, 1773) - Scarlet Skimmer
Dythemis fugax Hagen, 1861 - Checkered Setwing
Dythemis maya Calvert, 1906 - Mayan Setwing
Dythemis nigrescens Calvert, 1899 - Black Setwing
Dythemis velox Hagen, 1861 - Swift Setwing
Erythemis attala (Selys in Sagra, 1857) - Black Pondhawk
Erythemis collocata (Hagen, 1861) - Western Pondhawk
Erythemis mithroides (Brauer, 1900) - Claret Pondhawk
Erythemis peruviana (Rambur, 1842) - Flame-tailed Pondhawk
Erythemis plebeja (Burmeister, 1839) - Pin-tailed Pondhawk
Erythemis simplicicollis (Say, 1839) - Eastern Pondhawk
Erythemis vesiculosa (Fabricius, 1775) - Great Pondhawk
Erythrodiplax basifusca (Calvert, 1895) - Plateau Dragonlet
Erythrodiplax berenice (Drury, 1773) - Seaside Dragonlet
Erythrodiplax fervida (Erichson, 1848) - Red-mantled Dragonlet
Erythrodiplax funerea (Hagen, 1861) - Black-winged Dragonlet
Erythrodiplax fusca (Rambur, 1842) - Red-faced Dragonlet
Erythrodiplax minuscula (Rambur, 1842) - Little Blue Dragonlet
Erythrodiplax umbrata (Linnaeus, 1758) - Band-winged Dragonlet
Idiataphe cubensis (Scudder, 1866) - Metallic Pennant
Ladona deplanata (Rambur, 1842) - Blue Corporal
Ladona exusta (Say, 1839) - White Corporal
Ladona julia (Uhler, 1857) - Chalk-fronted Corporal
Leucorrhinia borealis Hagen, 1890 - Boreal Whiteface
Leucorrhinia frigida Hagen, 1890 - Frosted Whiteface
Leucorrhinia glacialis Hagen, 1890 - Crimson-ringed Whiteface
Leucorrhinia hudsonica (Selys, 1850) - Hudsonian Whiteface
Leucorrhinia intacta (Hagen, 1861) - Dot-tailed Whiteface
Leucorrhinia patricia Walker, 1940 - Canada Whiteface
Leucorrhinia proxima Calvert, 1890 - Belted Whiteface
Libellula auripennis Burmeister, 1839 - Golden-winged Skimmer
Libellula axilena Westwood, 1837 - Bar-winged Skimmer
Libellula comanche Calvert, 1907 - Comanche Skimmer
Libellula composita (Hagen, 1873) - Bleached Skimmer
Libellula croceipennis Selys, 1868 - Neon Skimmer
Libellula cyanea Fabricius, 1775 - Spangled Skimmer
Libellula flavida Rambur, 1842 - Yellow-sided Skimmer
Libellula forensis Hagen, 1861 - Eight-spotted Skimmer
Libellula gaigei Gloyd, 1938 - Red-mantled Skimmer
Libellula incesta Hagen, 1861 - Slaty Skimmer
Libellula jesseana Williamson, 1922 - Purple Skimmer
Libellula luctuosa Burmeister, 1839 - Widow Skimmer
Libellula needhami Westfall, 1943 - Needham's Skimmer
Libellula nodisticta Hagen, 1861 - Hoary Skimmer
Libellula pulchella Drury, 1773 - Twelve-spotted Skimmer
Libellula quadrimaculata Linnaeus, 1758 - Four-spotted Skimmer
Libellula saturata Uhler, 1857 - Flame Skimmer
Libellula semifasciata Burmeister, 1839 - Painted Skimmer
Libellula vibrans Fabricius, 1793 - Great Blue Skimmer
Macrodiplax balteata (Hagen, 1861) - Marl Pennant
Macrothemis imitans Karsch, 1890 - Ivory-striped Sylph
Macrothemis inacuta Calvert, 1898 - Straw-colored Sylph
Macrothemis inequiunguis Calvert, 1895 - Jade-striped Sylph
Macrothemis pseudimitans Calvert, 1858 - White-tailed Sylph
Miathyria marcella (Selys in Sagra, 1856) - Hyacinth Glider
Micrathyria aequalis (Hagen, 1861) - Spot-tailed Dasher
Micrathyria didyma (Selys in Sagra, 1857) - Three-striped Dasher
Micrathyria dissocians Calvert, 1906 - Caribbean Dasher
Micrathyria hagenii Kirby, 1890 - Thornbush Dasher
Nannothemis bella (Uhler, 1857) - Elfin Skimmer
Orthemis discolor (Burmeister, 1839) - Carmine Skimmer
Orthemis ferruginea (Fabricius, 1775) - Roseate Skimmer
Orthemis sp. - Antillean Skimmer
Pachydiplax longipennis (Burmeister, 1839) - Blue Dasher
Paltothemis lineatipes Karsch, 1890 - Red Rock Skimmer
Pantala flavescens (Fabricius, 1798) - Wandering Glider
Pantala hymenaea (Say, 1839) - Spot-winged Glider
Perithemis domitia (Drury, 1773) - Slough Amberwing
Perithemis intensa Kirby, 1889 - Mexican Amberwing
Perithemis tenera (Say, 1839) - Eastern Amberwing
Planiplax sanguiniventris (Calvert, 1907) - Mexican Scarlet-tail
Plathemis lydia (Drury, 1773) - Common Whitetail
Plathemis subornata Hagen, 1861 - Desert Whitetail
Pseudoleon superbus (Hagen, 1861) - Filigree Skimmer
Sympetrum ambiguum (Rambur, 1842) - Blue-faced Meadowhawk
Sympetrum corruptum (Hagen, 1861) - Variegated Meadowhawk
Sympetrum costiferum (Hagen, 1861) - Saffron-winged Meadowhawk
Sympetrum danae (Sulzer, 1776) - Black Meadowhawk
Sympetrum illotum (Hagen, 1861) - Cardinal Meadowhawk
Sympetrum internum Montgomery, 1943 - Cherry-faced Meadowhawk
Sympetrum madidum (Hagen, 1861) - Red-veined Meadowhawk
Sympetrum obtrusum (Hagen, 1867) - White-faced Meadowhawk
Sympetrum pallipes (Hagen, 1874) - Striped Meadowhawk
Sympetrum rubicundulum (Say, 1839) - Ruby Meadowhawk
Sympetrum semicinctum (Say, 1839) - Band-winged Meadowhawk
Sympetrum signiferum Cannings and Garrison, 1991 - Spot-winged Meadowhawk
Sympetrum vicinum (Hagen, 1861) - Autumn Meadowhawk
Tauriphila argo (Hagen, 1869) - Arch-tipped Glider
Tauriphila australis (Hagen, 1867) - Garnet Glider
Tauriphila azteca Calvert, 1906 - Aztec Glider
Tholymis citrina Hagen, 1867 - Evening Skimmer
Tramea abdominalis (Rambur, 1842) - Vermilion Saddlebags
Tramea binotata (Rambur, 1842) - Sooty Saddlebags
Tramea calverti Muttkowski, 1910 - Striped Saddlebags
Tramea carolina (Linnaeus, 1763) - Carolina Saddlebags
Tramea insularis Hagen, 1861 - Antillean Saddlebags
Tramea lacerata Hagen, 1861 - Black Saddlebags
Tramea onusta Hagen, 1861 - Red Saddlebags