List of endangered species in North America


List of endangered species in North America

Below is the United States Fish and Wildlife Service list of endangered and threatened animal and plant species in North America.

Animals

Mammals

""'Abaco equis bark" (abaco barb horse)
"Alouatta palliata" (Mantled howler monkey)
"Aplodontia rufa nigra" (Point Arena Mountain beaver)
"Bison bison athabascae" (Wood bison)
"Brachylagus idahoensis" (Pygmy rabbit)
"Canis lupus" (Gray wolf)
"Canis rufus" (Red wolf)
"Corynorhinus townsendii" (Townsend's big-eared bat)
"Cynomys mexicanus" (Mexican prairie dog)
"Dipodomys cascus" (Stephen's kangaroo rat)
"Dipodomys heermanni morroensis" (Morro Bay kangaroo rat)
"Dipodomys ingens" (Giant kangaroo rat)
"Dipodomys merriami parvus" (San Bernardino Merriam's kangaroo rat)
"Dipodomys nitratoides" (Kangaroo rat)
"Dipodomys stephensi" (Stephen's kangaroo rat)
"Eumetopias jubatus" (Stellar sea lion)
"Glaucomys sabrinus" (Northern flying squirrel)
"Herpailurus yagouaroundi" (Jaguarundi)
"Leopardus pardalis" (Ocelot)
"Leopardus wiedii" (Margay)
"Leptonycteris curasoae yerbabuenae" (Lesser long-nosed bat)
"Leptonycteris nivalis" (Mexican long-nosed bat)
"Lynx rufus escuinapae" (Mexican bobcat)
"Microtus californicus scirpensis" (Amargosa vole)
"Microtus mexicanus hualpaiensis" (Mexican Hualapai vole)
"Microtus pennsylvanicus dukecampbelli" (Florida salt marsh vole)
"Monachus tropicalis" (Caribbean monk seal)
"Mustela nigripes" (Black-footed ferret)
"Myotis grisescens" (Gray bat)
"Myotis sodalis" (Indiana bat)
"Neotoma floridana smalli" (Key Largo woodrat)
"Neotoma fuscipes riparia" (Riparian woodrat)
"Odocoileus hemionus cerrosensis" (Cedros Island mule deer)
"Oryzomys palustris natator" (Rice rat)
"Ovis canadensis californiana" (California bighorn sheep)
"Panthera onca" "'(Jaguar)
"Peromyscus gossypinus allapaticola" (Key Largo cotton mouse)
"Perognathus longimembris pacificus" (Pacific pocket mouse)
"Peromyscus polionotus" (Beach mouse)
"Phocoena sinus" (Vaquita)
"Puma concolor" (Cougar)
"Rangifer tarandus caribou" (Woodland caribou)
"Reithrodontomys raviventris" (Salt Marsh harvest mouse)
"Romerolagus diazi" (Volcano rabbit)
"Sciurus niger cinereus" (Delmarva Peninsula fox squirrel)
"Sorex ornatus relictus" (Buena Vista Lake ornate shrew)
"Sylvilagus bachmani riparius" (Riparian brush rabbit)
"Sylvilagus palustris hefneri" (Lower Keys Marsh rabbit)
"Tamiasciurus hudsonicus grahamensis" (Mount Graham red squirrel)
"Tapirus bairdii" (Central American tapir)
"Trichechus manatus" (West Indian manatee)
"Urocyon littoralis" (Island fox)
"Ursus arctos" (Brown bear)
"Vulpes macrotis mutica" (San Joaquin kit fox)
"Vulpes velox hebes" (Northern swift Fox)
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Birds

"Accipiter striatus venator" (Puerto Rican sharp-shinned Hawk)
"Agelaius xanthomus" (Yellow-shouldered blackbird)
"Amazona vittata" (Puerto Rican parrot)
"Ammodramus maritimus mirabilis" (Cape Sable seaside sparrow)
"Ammodramus savannarum floridanus" (Florida grasshopper sparrow)
"Buteo platypterusbrunnescens" (Puerto Rican broad-winged hawk)
"Campephilus imperialis" (Imperial woodpecker)
"Campephilus principalis" (Ivory-billed woodpecker)
"Caprimulgus noctitherus" (Puerto Rican nightjar)
"Charadrius melodus" (Piping plover)
"Colinus virginianus ridgwayi" (Masked bobwhite quail)
"Columba inornata wetmorei" (Puerto Rican plan pigeon)
"Corvus kubaryi" (Mariana crow)
"Corvus leucognaphalus" (White-necked crow)
"Cyrtonyx montezumae merriami" (Merriam's Montezuma quail)
"Dendroica kirtlandii" (Kirtland's wood warbler)
"Dendroica chrysoparia" (Golden-cheeked wood warbler)
"Empidonax traillii extimus" (Southwestern willow flycatcher)
"Falco femoralis septentrionalis" (Northern aplomado falcon)
"Grus americana" (Whooping crane)
"Grus canadensis" (Sandhill crane)
"Gymnogyps californianus" (California condor)
"Haliaeetus albicilla groenlandicus" (Greenland white-tailed eagle)
"Harpia harpyja" (Harpy eagle)
"Lanius ludovicianus mearnsi" (San Clemente loggerhead shrike)
"Mycteria americana" (Wood stork)
"Numenius borealis" (Eskimo curlew)
"Oreophasis derbianus" (Horned guan)
"Pelecanus occidentalis" (Brown pelican)
"Pharomachrus mocinno" (Resplendent quetzal)
"Phoebastria albatrus" (Short-tailed albatross)
"Picoides borealis" (Red-cocked woodpecker)
"Quisicalus palustris" (Slender-billed grackle)
"Rallus longirostris" (Clapper rail)
"Rhynchopsitta pachyrhyncha" (Thick-billed parrot)
"Rostrhamus sociabilis plumbeus" (Everglade snail kite)
"Sterna dougallii dougallii" (Roseate tern)
"Sterna antillarum" (Least tern)
"Tympanuchus cupido attwateri" (Attwater's greater prairie-chicken)
"Vireo atricapilla" (Black-capped vireo)
"Vireo bellii pusillus" (Least Bell's vireo)
"Vermivora bachmanii" (Bachman's wood warbler)

Reptiles and amphibians

"Ambystoma californiense" (California tiger salamander)
"Ambystoma macrodactylum croceum" (Santa Cruz long-toed salamander)
"Ambystoma tigrinum stebbinsi" (Sonora tiger salamander)
"Anolis roosevelti" (Culebra Island giant anole)
"Batrachoseps aridus" (Desert slender salamander)
"Bufo baxteri hemiophrys" (Wyoming toad)
"Bufo californicus microscaphus" (Arroyo southwestern toad)
"Bufo houstonensis" (Houston toad)
"Chelonia mydas" (Green sea turtle)
"Clemmys guttata" (Spotted Turtle)
"Crocodylus moreletii" (Morelet's crocodile)
"Dermatemys mawii" (Central American river turtle)
"Epicrates inornatus" (Puerto Rican boa)
"Epicrates monensis granti" (Virgin Islands tree boa)
"Eurycea sosorum" (Barton springs salamander)
"Gambelia silus" (Blunt-nosed leopard lizard)
"Glyptemys insculpta" (Wood Turtle)
"Gopherus flavomarginatus" (Bolson tortoise)
"Lepidochelys kempii" (Kemp's Ridley sea turtle)
"Lepidochelys olivacea" (Olive Ridley sea turtle)
"Macrochelys temminckii" (Alligator Snapping Turtle)
"Plethodon shenandoah" (Shenandoah salamander)
"Pseudemys alabamensis" (Alabama red-belly turtle)
"Pseudemys rubriventris bangsi" (Plymouth red-bellied turtle)
"Rana capito sevosa" (Mississippi gopher frog)
"Rana muscosa" (Mountain yellow-legged frog)
"Sauromalus varius" (San Esteban Island chuckwalla)
"Sphaerodactylus micropithecus" (Monito gecko)
"Terrapene coahuila" (Aquatic box turtle)
"Thamnophis sirtalis tetrataenia" (San Francisco garter snake)
"Trionyx ater" (Cuatro cienegas softshell turtle)
"Typhlomolge rathbuni" (Texas blind salamander)

Insects and arachnids

"Apodemia mormo langei" (Lange's metalmark butterfly)
"Batrisodes texanus" (Coffin Cave mold beetle)
"Batrisodes venyivi" (Helotes mold beetle)
"Boloria acrocnema" (Uncompahgre fritillary butterfly)
"Brychius hungerfordi" (Hungerford's crawling water beetle)
"Callophrys mossii bayensis" (San Bruno Elfin Butterfly)
"Cicindela nevadica lincolniana" (Salt Creek tiger beetle)
"Cicindela ohlone" (Ohlone tiger beetle)
"Cicurina baronia" (Robber Baron Cave meshweaver)
"Cicurina madla" (Madla's Cave meshweaver)
"Cicurina venii" (Braken Bat Cave meshweaver)
"Cicurina vespera" (Government Canyon bat cave meshweaver)
"Euphilotes battoides allyni" (El Segundo blue butterfly)
"Euphilotes enoptes smithi" (Smith's blue butterfly)
"Euphydryas editha quino" (Quino checkerspot butterfly)
"Glaucopsyche lygdamus palosverdesensis" (Palos Verdes blue butterfly)
"Heraclides aristodemus ponceanus" (Schaus swallowtail)
"Heterelmis comalensis" (Comal Springs riffle beetle)
"Icaricia icarioides" (Boisduval's blue butterfly)
"Lycaeides argyrognomon lotis" (Lotis blue butterfly)
"Lycaeides melissa samuelis" (Karner blue butterfly)
"Microhexura montivaga" (Spruce-fir moss spider)
"Neoleptoneta microps" (Government Canyon bat cave spider)
"Neoleptoneta myopica" (Tooth Cave spider)
"Neonympha mitchellii" (Mitchell's satyr butterfly)
"Nicrophorus americanus" (American burying beetle)
"Polyphylla barbata" (Mount Hermon June beetle)
"Pseudocopaeodes eunus obscurus" (Carson wandering skipper)
"Pyrgus ruralis lagunae" (Laguna mountains skipper)
"Rhadine exilis" (Ground beetle)
"Rhadine infernalis" (Ground beetle)
"Rhadine persephone" (Tooth Cave ground beetle)
"Rhaphiomidas terminatus abdominalis" (Delhi sands flower-loving fly)
"Somatochlora hineana" (Hine's emerald dragonfly)
"Speyeria callippe callippe" (Callippe silverspot butterfly)
"Speyeria zerene" (Zerene fritillary)
"Stygoparnus comalensis" (Comal Springs dryopid beetle)
"Tartarocreagris texana" (Tooth Cave pseudoscorpion)
"Texamaurops reddelli" (Kretschmarr Cave mold beetle)
"Texella cokendolpheri" (Cokendolpher Cave harvestman)
"Texella reddelli" (Bee Creek cave harvestman)
"Texella reyesi" (Bone Cave harvestman)
"Trimerotropis infantilis" (Zayante band-winged grasshopper)

Clams, crustaceans, and snails

Orconectes shoupi (Nashville Crayfish)

Plants

"blue phloxis"{blue phlox}

References

* [http://www.fws.gov/Endangered/wildlife.html Species Information Threatened and Endangered Animals and Plants] at United States Fish and Wildlife Service


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