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Canadian Species At Risk - May 2004

Table 8

 

Species assessed and found to be in the Not at Risk category, with geographical occurrence (by province, territory or ocean) and date of last assessment (151 species).

NOT AT RISK CATEGORY (151)
Taxon/
Assessment
Details
Common NameScientific
Name
Population NameRange of
Occurrence
Assessment
Date
Mammals (44)
1 7

Badger taxus subspecies,

American

Taxidea taxus taxus AB SK MBMay 2000
5Bear, American BlackUrsus americanus 

YT NT NU BC AB SK

MB ON QC NB NS NL

Apr 1999
1 5Caribou, WoodlandRangifer tarandus caribouNewfoundland populationNLMay 2002
5

Cottontail pinetis subspecies,

Nuttall's

Sylvilagus nuttallii pinetis AB SKApr 1994
 Dolphin, Atlantic White-sidedLagenorhynchus acutus Atlantic OceanApr 1991
 Dolphin, BottlenoseTursiops truncatus Atlantic OceanApr 1993
 Dolphin, CommonDelphinus delphis 

Atlantic Ocean

Pacific Ocean

Apr 1991
 

Dolphin, Northern Right

Whale

Lissodelphis borealis Pacific OceanApr 1990
 Dolphin, Pacific White-sidedLagenorhynchus obliquidens Pacific OceanApr 1990
 Dolphin, Risso'sGrampus griseus 

Atlantic Ocean

Pacific Ocean

Apr 1990
 Dolphin, StripedStenella coeruleoalba 

Atlantic Ocean

Pacific Ocean

Apr 1993
 Dolphin, White-beakedLagenorhynchus albirostris Atlantic OceanApr 1998
6Gopher, Plains PocketGeomys bursarius MBApr 1998
1 5Lynx, CanadaLynx canadensis YT NT NU BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS NLMay 2001
5NarwhalMonodon monceros Arctic OceanApr 1987
 Porpoise, Dall'sPhocoenoides dalli Pacific OceanApr 1989
 Sea Lion, CaliforniaZalophus californianus BC Pacific OceanApr 1987
 

Seal Pacific subspecies,

Harbour

Phoca vitulina richardsi BC Pacific OceanApr 1999
 Seal, BeardedErignathus barbatus 

NL NU NT YT

Atlantic Ocean

Arctic Ocean

Apr 1994
 Seal, GreyHalichoerus grypus 

NB NL NS PE QC

Atlantic Ocean

Apr 1999
 Seal, HoodedCystophora cristata 

NL NU QC Atlantic

Ocean

Apr 1986
 Seal, Northern ElephantMirounga angustirostris BC Pacific OceanApr 1986
 Seal, Northern FurCallorhinus ursinus BC Pacific OceanApr 1996
 Seal, RingedPhoca hispida 

NL NU NT YT

Atlantic Ocean

Arctic Ocean

Apr 1989
 

Squirrel, Cascade Mantled

Ground

Spermophilus saturatus BCApr 1992
 Squirrel, FoxSciurus niger MB ONApr 1979
 Walrus, AtlanticOdobenus rosmarus rosmarusEastern Arctic populationArctic OceanApr 1987
6Weasel, Prairie Long-tailedMustela frenata longicauda AB SK MBApr 1993
 Whale, Baird's BeakedBerardius bairdii Pacific OceanApr 1992
1 5Whale, BelugaDelphinapterus leucas

Eastern Beaufort Sea

population

NT Arctic OceanMay 2004
 Whale, Blainville's BeakedMesoplodon densirostris Atlantic OceanApr 1989
 Whale, Cuvier's BeakedZiphius cavirostris Atlantic Ocean Pacific OceanApr 1990
 Whale, False KillerPseudorca crassidens Pacific OceanApr 1990
 Whale, Hubbs' BeakedMesoplodon carlhubbsi Pacific OceanApr 1989
1 6Whale, HumpbackMegaptera novaeangliae

Western North Atlantic

population

Atlantic OceanMay 2003
 Whale, Long-finned PilotGlobicephala melas Atlantic OceanApr 1994
 Whale, Northern BottlenoseHyperoodon ampullatusDavis Strait populationAtlantic OceanApr 1993
 Whale, Pygmy SpermKogia breviceps 

Atlantic Ocean

Pacific Ocean

Apr 1994
 Whale, Short-finned PilotGlobicephala macrorhynchus Pacific OceanApr 1993
 Whale, SpermPhyseter macrocephalus 

Atlantic Ocean

Pacific Ocean

Apr 1996
 Whale, Stejneger's BeakedMesoplodon stejneri Pacific OceanApr 1989
 Whale, True's BeakedMesoplodon mirus Atlantic OceanApr 1989
 Wolf, Northern GreyCanis lupus occidentalis 

YT NT NU BC AB SK

MB ON QC NL

Apr 1999
 Wolf, Southern GreyCanis lupus nubilus BCApr 1999
Birds (35)
6Bluebird, EasternSialia sialis AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PEApr 1996
1 5

Chat auricollis subspecies,

Yellow-breasted

Icteria virens auricollisPrairie populationAB SKNov 2000
 Coot, AmericanFulica americana YT NT NU BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NSApr 1991
 Cormorant, Double-crestedPhalocrocorax auritus YT NT BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE NLApr 1978
 

Crane tabida subspecies,

Sandhill

Grus canadensis tabida BC MB ONApr 1979
 Eagle, BaldHaliaeetus leucocephalus 

YT NT NU BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE

NL

Apr 1984
5Eagle, GoldenAquila chrysaetos YT NT NU BC AB SK MB ON QC NLApr 1996
5Falcon, PrairieFalco mexicanus BC AB SKApr 1996
 Flycatcher, GreyEmpidonax wrightii BCApr 1992
 

Goshawk atricapillus

subspecies, Northern

Accipiter gentilis atricapillus 

YT NT NU BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE

NL

Apr 1995
 Grebe, Red-neckedPodiceps grisegena YT NT NU BC AB SK MB ON QC NS NLApr 1982
5GyrfalconFalco rusticolus YT NT NU BC AB SK ON QC NS PE NLApr 1987
 Harrier, NorthernCircus cyaneus 

YT NT NU BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE

NL

Apr 1993
6Hawk, Cooper'sAccipiter cooperii BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NSApr 1996
 Hawk, Red-tailedButeo jamaicensis 

YT NT NU BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE

NL

Apr 1995
 Hawk, Rough-leggedButeo lagopus YT NT NU BC MB ON QC NLApr 1995
5Hawk, Sharp-shinnedAccipiter striatus 

YT NT NU BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE

NL

Apr 1997
 Loon, CommonGavia immer 

YT NT NU BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE

NL

Apr 1997
 Loon, Yellow-billedGavia adamsii YT NT NU BC AB MB QCApr 1997
 MerlinFalco columbarius 

YT NT NU BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE

NL

Apr 1985
 Owl, BorealAegolius funereus 

YT NT NU BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE

NL

Apr 1995
6Owl, Great GreyStrix nebulosa YT NT BC AB SK MB ON QCApr 1996
 Owl, Northern HawkSurnia ulula YT NT BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NLApr 1992
 Owl, SnowyBubo scandiaca YT NT NU MB QC NLApr 1995
6Pelican, American WhitePelecanus erythrorhynchos BC AB SK MB ONApr 1987
 Screech-Owl, EasternMegascops asio SK MB ON QC NBApr 1986
6Sparrow, Baird'sAmmodramus bairdii AB SK MBApr 1996
 Sparrow, Nelson's SharptailedAmmodramus nelsoni BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PEApr 1998
6Swan, TrumpeterCygnus buccinator YT NT BC AB SK ONApr 1996
5Tern, BlackChlidonias niger NT BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NSApr 1996
6Tern, CaspianSterna caspia NT BC AB SK MB ON QC NLApr 1999
 Tern, CommonSterna hirundo NT AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE NLApr 1998
6Warbler, PrairieDendroica discolor ONApr 1999
 Wren, CanyonCatherpes mexicanus BCApr 1992
 Wren, SedgeCistothorus platensis AB SK MB ON QC NBApr 1993
Reptiles (5)
1Brownsnake, DeKay'sStoreria dekayi ON QCMay 2002
1Gartersnake, NorthwesternThamnophis ordinoides BCMay 2003
1Lizard, Northern AlligatorElgaria coerulea BCMay 2002
 Racer, Western Yellow -belliedColuber constrictor mormon BCApr 1991
1Watersnake, NorthernNerodia sipedon sipedon ON QCMay 2002
Amphibians (14)
 EnsatinaEnsatina eschscholtzii BCApr 1999
1Frog, Columbia SpottedRana luteiventris YT BC ABMay 2000
 Frog, Northern LeopardRana pipiensEastern populationON QC NB NS NLApr 1999
 Frog, PickerelRana palustris ON QC NB NSApr 1999
1Frog, Western ChorusPseudacris triseriata ON QCMay 2001
1MudpuppyNecturus maculosus MB ON QCMay 2000
 Salamander, Four-toedHemidactylium scutatum ON QC NB NSApr 1999
 Salamander, Northern DuskyDesmognathus fuscus ON QC NBApr 1999
 Salamander, NorthwesternAmbystoma gracile BCApr 1999
1Salamander, TigerAmbystoma tigrinum

Prairie / Boreal

population

AB SK MBNov 2001
1

Salamander, Western

Red-backed

Plethodon vehiculum BCNov 2001
1Spadefoot, PlainsSpea bombifrons AB SK MBMay 2003
1Toad, CanadianBufo hemiophrys NT AB SK MBMay 2003
 Treefrog, Cope's GreyHyla chrysoscelis MBApr 1999
Fishes (35)
 BloaterCoregonus hoyi ONApr 1988
1 0ChiselmouthAcrocheilus alutaceus BCMay 2003
 Chub, HornyheadNocomis biguttatus MB ONApr 1988
 Chub, RiverNocomis micropogon ONApr 1988
 Dace, LeopardRhinichthys falcatus BCApr 1990
 Darter, LeastEtheostoma microperca ONApr 1989
 Darter, RiverPercina shumardi MB ONApr 1989
 Darter, TessellatedEtheostoma olmstedi ON QCApr 1993
 Herring, BluebackAlosa aestivalis NB NSApr 1980
 Killifish, BandedFundulus diaphanusMainland populationMB ON QC NB NS PE NLApr 1989
1 6Madtom, BrindledNoturus miurus ONMay 2001
 Minnow, BluntnosePimephales notatus MB ON QCApr 1998
 Minnow, CutlipsExoglossum maxillingua ON QCApr 1994
 Minnow, Eastern SilveryHybognathus regius ON QCApr 1997
 Pickerel, ChainEsox niger QC NB NSApr 1997
 Pickerel, RedfinEsox americanus americanus QCApr 1998
 Redhorse, GoldenMoxostoma erythrurum MB ONApr 1989
1 6Sardine, PacificSardinops sagax Pacific OceanMay 2002
 Sculpin, FourhornMyoxocephalus quadricornis 

Arctic Ocean

Atlantic Ocean

Pacific Ocean

Apr 1989
 Sculpin, SpoonheadCottus ricei YT NT BC AB SK MB ON QCApr 1989
1 6Shiner, BigmouthNotropis dorsalis MBNov 2003
 Shiner, BlackchinNotropis heterodon MB ON QCApr 1994
 Shiner, GhostNotropis buchanani ONApr 1993
 Shiner, RedfinLythrurus umbratilis ONApr 1988
 Shiner, RosyfaceNotropis rubellus ON QCApr 1994
 Shiner, StripedLuxilus chrysocephalus ONApr 1993
 Shiner, WeedNotropis texanus MBApr 1999
 Silverside, BrookLabidesthes sicculus ON QCApr 1989
6Stoneroller, CentralCampostoma anomalum ONApr 1998
 Sturgeon, LakeAcipenser fulvescens AB SK MB ON QCApr 1986
 Sucker, MountainCatostomus platyrhynchus BC AB SKApr 1991
 Sunfish, GreenLepomis cyanellus ONApr 1987
 Sunfish, LongearLepomis megalotis ON QCApr 1987
1Wolf-eelAnarrhichthys ocellatus Pacific OceanMay 2003
 Y-PricklebackAllolumpenus hypochromus BCApr 1991
Arthropods (0)
Molluscs (2)
1Capshell, Rocky MountainAcroloxus coloradensisWestern populationBC ABNov 2001
1Crater, Spike-lipAppalachina sayana NB NS ON QCNov 2003
Vascular Plants (16)
 Aster, Short'sSymphyotrichum shortii ONApr 1999
 Aster, YukonSymphyotrichum yukonense YT NTApr 1996
 Brickellia, Large-floweredBrickellia grandiflora BC ABApr 1996
 FameflowerTalinum sediforme BCApr 1990
 Fleabane, DwarfErigeron radicatus AB SKApr 1996
 Goldenweed, Northern MockStenotus borealis YTApr 1997
 Mermaid, FalseFloerkea proserpinacoides ON QC NSApr 1984
 Phlox, BluePhlox alyssifolia AB SKApr 1996
 Pink, RushStephanomeria runcinata AB SKApr 1996
 Rhododendron, PacificRhododendron macrophyllum BCApr 1997
 Sagebrush, Wood's

Artemisia rupestris ssp.

woodii

 YTApr 1997
 Sedge, NebraskaCarex nebrascensis ABApr 1995
 Stitchwort, SandStellaria arenicola AB SKApr 1992
 Wallflower, Narrow-leavedErysimum angustatum YTApr 1993
6Willow, Tyrrell'sSalix tyrrellii NT SKApr 1999
 Woolly-heads, Slender

Psilocarphus tenellus var.

tenellus

 BCApr 1996
Mosses (0)
Lichens (0)