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Canadian Species at Risk (November 2003)

 

ENDANGERED CATEGORY (160)
Taxon/ Assessment DetailsCommon NameScientific NamePopulation Name

Range of

Occurrence

Assessment Date
Mammals (22)
1   Badger jacksoni subspecies, AmericanTaxidea taxus jacksoni ONMay 2000
1   Badger jeffersonii subspecies, AmericanTaxidea taxus jeffersonii BCMay 2000
 Caribou, PearyRangifer tarandus pearyiBanks Island populationNTApr 1991
 Caribou, PearyRangifer tarandus pearyiHigh Arctic populationNT NUApr 1991
1   ↔Caribou, WoodlandRangifer tarandus caribouAtlantic-Gaspésie populationQCMay 2002
2   ↔Fox, SwiftVulpes velox AB SKMay 2000
2+  ↔Marmot, Vancouver IslandMarmota vancouverensis BCMay 2000
2   ↔Marten, NewfoundlandMartes americana atrata NLMay 2000
1   ↑Mole, Townsend'sScapanus townsendii BCMay 2003
 Whale, BelugaDelphinapterus leucasSoutheast Baffin Island-
Cumberland Sound
population
NU NL Arctic OceanApr 1990
  ↔Whale, BelugaDelphinapterus leucasSt. Lawrence River
population
QCApr 1997
 Whale, BelugaDelphinapterus leucasUngava Bay populationNU QC
Arctic Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
Apr 1988
1   Whale, BlueBalaenoptera musculusAtlantic populationAtlantic OceanMay 2002
1   Whale, BlueBalaenoptera musculusPacific populationPacific OceanMay 2002
 Whale, BowheadBalaena mysticetusEastern Arctic populationNU Arctic OceanApr 1980
 Whale, BowheadBalaena mysticetusWestern Arctic populationYT NT NU Arctic OceanApr 1986
2+  Whale, KillerOrcinus orcaNortheast Pacific southern resident populationPacific OceanNov 2001
1   Whale, North Atlantic RightEubalaena glacialis Atlantic OceanMay 2003
   ↔Whale, North Pacific RightEubalaena japonica Pacific OceanApr 1990
2+  ↑Whale, Northern BottlenoseHyperoodon ampullatusScotian Shelf populationAtlantic OceanNov 2002
Whale, SeiBalaenoptera borealisPacific populationPacific OceanMay 2003
1   ↔WolverineGulo guloEastern populationQC NLMay 2003
Birds (22)
1  ↔Bobwhite, NorthernColinus virginianus ONNov 2003
1   ↑Chat auricollis subspecies, Yellow-breastedIcteria virens auricollisBritish Columbia populationBCNov 2000
1   ↔Crane, WhoopingGrus americana NT ABNov 2000
1   ↔Curlew, EskimoNumenius borealis YT NT NU BC AB SK
MB ON QC NB NS PE
May 2000
1   ↔Flycatcher, AcadianEmpidonax virescens ONNov 2000
Lark strigata subspecies, HornedEremophila alpestris strigata BCNov 2003
2   ↔Owl caurina subspecies, SpottedStrix occidentalis caurina BCMay 2000
2   ↔Owl, BarnTyto albaEastern populationON QCMay 2000
2   ↔Owl, BurrowingAthene cunicularia BC AB SK MBMay 2000
1   Plover circumcinctus subspecies, PipingCharadrius melodus circumcinctus AB SK MB ONMay 2001
1   Plover melodus subspecies, PipingCharadrius melodus melodus QC NB NS PE NLMay 2001
1   ↔Plover, MountainCharadrius montanus AB SKNov 2000
1   ↔Rail, KingRallus elegans ONNov 2000
2   ↔Sage-Grouse urophasianus subspecies, GreaterCentrocercus urophasianus urophasianus AB SKMay 2000
1   Screech-Owl macfarlanei subspecies, WesternMegascops kennicottii macfarlanei BCMay 2002
1   ↔Shrike migrans subspecies, LoggerheadLanius ludovicianus migrans MB ON QCNov 2000
1   ↔Sparrow, Henslow'sAmmodramus henslowii ONNov 2000
2   ↔Tern, RoseateSterna dougallii QC NB NSOct 1999
1   ↔Thrasher, SageOreoscoptes montanus BC AB SKNov 2000
2   ↔Warbler, Kirtland'sDendroica kirtlandii ONMay 2000
2   ↔Warbler, ProthonotaryProtonotaria citrea ONMay 2000
1   ↑Woodpecker, White-headedPicoides albolarvatus BCNov 2000
Reptiles (5)
NightsnakeHypsiglena torquata BCMay 2001
1   ↔Racer, BlueColuber constrictor foxii ONMay 2002
1   ↔Seaturtle, LeatherbackDermochelys coriacea Pacific Ocean Atlantic OceanMay 2001
2  ↔Snake, Sharp-tailedContia tenuis BCOct 1999
 Watersnake, Lake ErieNerodia sipedon insularum ONApr 1991
Amphibians (6)
1   ↔Frog, Northern CricketAcris crepitans ONMay 2001
2   ↔Frog, Northern LeopardRana pipiensSouthern Mountain populationBCMay 2000
1   ↔Frog, Oregon SpottedRana pretiosa BCMay 2000
Frog, Rocky Mountain TailedAscaphus montanus BCMay 2000
Salamander, TigerAmbystoma tigrinumSouthern Mountain populationBCNov 2001
Fishes (20)
1   Cod, AtlanticGadus morhuaNewfoundland and Labrador populationAtlantic OceanMay 2003
2   ↔Dace, NooksackRhinichthys sp. BCMay 2000
1   ↑Dace, SpeckledRhinichthys osculus BCNov 2002
2   ↑Lamprey, Morrison CreekLampetra richardsoni BCMay 2000
2+  ↑Madtom, NorthernNoturus stigmosus ONNov 2002
Salmon, AtlanticSalmo salarInner Bay of Fundy populationsNB NS (rarely NL)
Atlantic Ocean
May 2001
Salmon, CohoOncorhynchus kisutchInterior Fraser populationBC Pacific OceanMay 2002
1   ↔Salmon, SockeyeOncorhynchus nerkaCultus populationBC Pacific OceanMay 2003
1   ↔Salmon, SockeyeOncorhynchus nerkaSakinaw populationBC Pacific OceanMay 2003
1   ↑Shiner, PugnoseNotropis anogenus ONNov 2002
1   Stickleback, Benthic Enos LakeGasterosteus sp. BCNov 2002
2   ↑Stickleback, Benthic Paxton LakeGasterosteus sp. BCMay 2000
2   ↑Stickleback, Benthic Vananda CreekGasterosteus sp. BCMay 2000
1   Stickleback, Limnetic Enos LakeGasterosteus sp. BCNov 2002
2   ↑Stickleback, Limnetic Paxton LakeGasterosteus sp. BCMay 2000
2  ↑Stickleback, Limnetic Vananda CreekGasterosteus sp. BCMay 2000
1   ↑Sturgeon, WhiteAcipenser transmontanus BCNov 2003
1   ↔Sucker, SalishCatostomus sp. BCNov 2002
1   ↔Trout, AuroraSalvelinus fontinalis timagamiensis ONMay 2000
1   ↔Whitefish, AtlanticCoregonus huntsmani NSNov 2000
Arthropods (6)
Blue, IslandPlebejus saepiolus insulanus BCNov 2000
Checkerspot, Taylor'sEuphydryas editha taylori BCNov 2000
Metalmark, MormonApodemia mormoSouthern Mountain populationBCMay 2003
Moth, Sand-verbenaCopablepharon fuscum BCNov 2003
Moth, YuccaTegeticula yuccasella ABMay 2002
2   ↔Ringlet, MaritimeCoenonympha tullia nipisiquit QC NBMay 2000
Molluscs (11)
2   ↔Bean, RayedVillosa fabalis ONMay 2000
Forestsnail, OregonAllogona townsendiana BCNov 2002
Hickorynut, RoundObovaria subrotunda ONMay 2003
KidneyshellPtychobranchus fasciolaris ONMay 2003
2   ↔Lampmussel, Wavy-rayedLampsilis fasciola ONOct 1999
Mussel, MudpuppySimpsonaias ambigua ONMay 2001
2   ↔Physa, HotwaterPhysella wrighti BCMay 2000
2+  ↔Riffleshell, NorthernEpioblasma torulosa rangiana ONMay 2000
2   ↑Snail, Banff SpringsPhysella johnsoni ABMay 2000
Snail, Lake Winnipeg PhysaPhysa sp. MBNov 2002
SnuffboxEpioblasma triquetra ONMay 2001
Vascular Plants (62)
2+  ↔Agalinis, Gattinger'sAgalinis gattingeri ONMay 2001
2   ↔Agalinis, Skinner'sAgalinis skinneriana ONMay 2000
2   ↔Ammannia, ScarletAmmannia robusta BC ONMay 2001
2   ↔Avens, Eastern MountainGeum peckii NSMay 2000
2   ↔Balsamroot, DeltoidBalsamorhiza deltoidea BCMay 2000
2   ↔BlueheartsBuchnera americana ONMay 2000
2+  ↔Braya, Long'sBraya longii NLMay 2000
Bugbane, TallActaea elata BCMay 2001
1   ↑Bulrush, BashfulTrichophorum planifolium ONMay 2000
2   ↔Bush-clover, SlenderLespedeza virginica ONMay 2000
2   ↔Buttercup, Water-plantainRanunculus alismaefolius var. alismaefolius BCMay 2000
ButternutJuglans cinerea NB ON QCNov 2003
2  ↔Cactus, Eastern Prickly PearOpuntia humifusa ONMay 2000
Catchfly, Coastal Scouler'sSilene scouleri ssp. grandis BCMay 2003
Collomia, SlenderCollomia tenella BCNov 2003
2   ↔Coreopsis, PinkCoreopsis rosea NSMay 2000
2   ↔Cryptanthe, TinyCryptantha minima AB SKMay 2000
2   ↔Fern, Southern MaidenhairAdiantum capillus-veneris BCMay 2000
1   ↑Fringed-orchid, Eastern PrairiePlatanthera leucophaea ONMay 2003
1   ↔Fringed-orchid, Western PrairiePlatanthera praeclara MBMay 2000
1   ↔Gentian, White PrairieGentiana alba ONMay 2001
2  ↔Ginseng, AmericanPanax quinquefolius ON QCMay 2000
2+  ↑Goat's-rue, VirginiaTephrosia virginiana ONMay 2000
2   ↔Goldenrod, ShowySolidago speciosa ONMay 2000
Grass, Forked Three-awnedAristida basiramea ON QCNov 2002
2   ↔Lady's-slipper, Small WhiteCypripedium candidum MB ONMay 2000
1   ↑Lipocarpha, Small-floweredLipocarpha micrantha BC ONNov 2002
2   ↔Lotus, Seaside Birds-footLotus formosissimus BCMay 2000
2   ↔Lousewort, Furbish'sPedicularis furbishiae NBMay 2000
2   ↔Lupine, PrairieLupinus lepidus var. lepidus BCMay 2000
Lupine, StreambankLupinus rivularis BCNov 2002
2   ↔Milkwort, PinkPolygala incarnata ONMay 2000
2   ↔Mountain-mint, HoaryPycnanthemum incanum ONMay 2000
2   ↔Mulberry, RedMorus rubra ONMay 2000
2   ↔Owl-clover, BeardedTriphysaria versicolor ssp. versicolor BCMay 2000
2+  ↑Paintbrush, GoldenCastilleja levisecta BCMay 2000
2  ↔Plantain, Heart-leavedPlantago cordata ONMay 2000
2  ↔Pogonia, Large WhorledIsotria verticillata ONMay 2000
2  ↔Pogonia, NoddingTriphora trianthophora ONMay 2000
2   ↔Pogonia, Small WhorledIsotria medeoloides ONMay 2000
1   ↔Quillwort, Engelmann'sIsoëtes engelmannii ONMay 2001
Rush, Kellogg'sJuncus kelloggii BCMay 2003
1   ↑Sand-verbena, Small-floweredTripterocalyx micranthus AB SKNov 2002
Sanicle, Bear's-footSanicula arctopoides BCMay 2001
2   ↑Sedge, False HopCarex lupuliformis ON QCMay 2000
2   ↔Sedge, JuniperCarex juniperorum ONMay 2000
Spike-rush, HorsetailEleocharis equisetoides ONNov 2000
1   ↔Sundew, Thread-leavedDrosera filiformis NSMay 2001
2   ↔Thistle, Pitcher'sCirsium pitcheri ONMay 2000
Tonella, Small-floweredTonella tenella BCNov 2003
2   ↔ToothcupRotala ramosior BC ONMay 2000
2   ↔Tree, CucumberMagnolia acuminata ONMay 2000
2   ↔Trillium, DroopingTrillium flexipes ONMay 2000
Triteleia, Howell'sTriteleia howellii BCMay 2003
2+  ↔Twayblade, PurpleLiparis liliifolia ONMay 2001
1   ↑Violet, Bird's-footViola pedata ONMay 2002
Willow, BarrensSalix jejuna NLMay 2001
2   ↔Wintergreen, SpottedChimaphila maculata ON QCMay 2000
2+  ↔Wood-poppyStylophorum diphyllum ONMay 2000
 2  ↑Woodsia, Blunt-lobedWoodsia obtusa ON QCMay 2000
1Woolly-heads, DwarfPsilocarphus brevissimus BCNov 2003
Woolly-heads, TallPsilocarphus elatiorPacific populationBCMay 2001
Mosses (5)
Moss, Margined StreamsideScouleria marginata BCNov 2002
1Moss, Poor PocketFissidens pauperculus BCNov 2001
2+  ↑Moss, Rigid AppleBartramia stricta BCMay 2000
Moss, Silver HairFabronia pusilla BCNov 2002
Moss, Spoon-leavedBryoandersonia illecebra ONMay 2003
Lichens (2)
Lichen, Boreal FeltErioderma pedicellatumAtlantic populationNB NSMay 2002
2   ↔Seaside CentipedeHeterodermia sitchensis BCMay 2000