New York Natural Heritage Program
Tiger Spiketail
Cordulegaster erronea Hagen in Selys, 1878
Insects
Tiger Spiketail Jesse W. Jaycox
Family: Spiketails (Cordulegastridae)

State Protection: Not Listed
The species is not listed or protected by New York State.

Federal Protection: Not Listed

State Rarity Rank: S1
A State Rarity Rank of S1 means: Typically 5 or fewer occurrences, very few remaining individuals, acres, or miles of stream, or some factor of its biology makes it especially vulnerable in New York State.

Global Rarity Rank: G4
A Global Rarity Rank of G4 means: Apparently secure globally, though it may be quite rare in parts of its range, especially at the periphery.


Did you know?
There are at least 35 known species of Spiketails worldwide, with four species known to occur in New York State (Nikula et al. 2003, New York Natural Heritage 2007).

State Ranking Justification [-]
The Tiger Spiketail is known to occur in seven counties in New York State, with no population estimates determined. Further survey efforts may result in the identification of additional populations or range expansions, and may enable population sizes to be estimated.

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