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Canadian Species at Risk (November 2001)

SPECIAL CONCERN CATEGORY (146)
Taxon/ Assessment DetailsCommon NameScientific NamePopulation NameHistorical Range of OccurrenceExamination Date
Mammals (25)
 Bat, FringedMyotis thysanodes BCApr 1988
 Bat, Keen's Long-earedMyotis keenii BCApr 1988
 Bat, SpottedEuderma maculatum BCApr 1988
 Bear, GrizzlyUrsus arctos YT NT NU BC ABApr 1991
Bear, PolarUrsus maritimus YT NT NU MB ON QC NFApr 1999
2 ↔Beaver, MountainAplodontia rufa BCNov 2001
 Cottontail, Nuttall'sSylvilagus nuttallii nuttalliiBritish Columbia populationBCApr 1994
 Fox, GreyUrocyon cinereoargenteus MB ON QCApr 1979
 Kangaroo Rat, Ord'sDipodomys ordii AB SKApr 1995
2 ↔Mole, EasternScalopus aquaticus ONNov 2000
 Mouse, WesternHarvest Reithrodontomys megalotis megalotisBritish Columbia populationBCApr 1994
2 ↔Prairie Dog, Black-tailedCynomys ludovicianus SKNov 2000
 Seal, HarbourPhoca vitulina mellonaeLac des Loups Marins landlocked populationQCApr 1996
 Shrew, GaspéSorex gaspensis QC NB NSApr 1988
 Squirrel, SouthernFlying Glaucomys volans ON QC NB NSApr 1988
2 ↔Vole, WoodlandMicrotus pinetorum ON QCNov 2001
 Whale, BelugaDelphinapterus leucasEastern High Arctic / Baffin Bay populationNU Arctic OceanApr 1992
 Whale, BlueBalaenoptera musculus Atlantic Ocean Pacific OceanApr 1983
 Whale, FinBalaenoptera physalus Atlantic Ocean Pacific OceanApr 1987
 Whale, HumpbackMegaptera novaeangliaeWestern North Atlantic populationAtlantic OceanApr 1985
2+Whale, KillerOrcinus orcaNortheast Pacific offshore populationPacific OceanNov 2001
 Whale, Northern BottlenoseHyperoodon ampullatusGully populationAtlantic OceanApr 1996
 Whale, Sowerby's BeakedMesoplodon bidens Atlantic OceanApr 1989
1 RWolf, EasternCanis lupus lycaon ON QCMay 2001
 WolverineGulo guloWestern populationYT NT NU BC AB SK MB ONApr 1989
Birds (21)
1 ↔Chat, Eastern YellowbreastedIcteria virens virens ONNov 2000
 Curlew, Long-billedNumenius americanus BC AB SKApr 1992
1 ↓Duck, HarlequinHistrionicus histrionicusEastern populationNU QC NB NS NFMay 2001
2 ↔Falcon, Peale's PeregrineFalco peregrinus pealei BCNov 2001
Falcon, Tundra PeregrineFalco peregrinus tundrius YT NT NU QC NFApr 1992
1Goldeneye, Barrow'sBucephala islandicaEastern populationQC NB NS PE NFNov 2000
2 ↔Gull, IvoryPagophila eburnea YT NT NU NFNov 2001
Hawk, FerruginousButeo regalis AB SK MBApr 1995
Hawk, Red-shoulderedButeo lineatus ON QCApr 1996
 Heron, Pacific Great BlueArdea herodias fannini BCApr 1997
 Murrelet, AncientSynthliboramphus antiquus BCApr 1993
2 ↔Owl, BarnTyto albaWestern populationBCNov 2001
2 ↔Owl, FlammulatedOtus flammeolus BCNov 2001
 Owl, Short-earedAsio flammeus YT NT NU BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE NFApr 1994
2 ↔Rail, YellowCoturnicops noveboracensis NT BC AB SK MB ON QC NBNov 2001
1 ↔Sparrow, "Ipswich" SavannahPasserculus sandwichensis princeps NSMay 2000
 Thrush, Bicknell'sCatharus bicknelli QC NB NSApr 1999
 Warbler, CeruleanDendroica cerulea ON QCApr 1993
Waterthrush, LouisianaSeiurus motacilla ON QCApr 1996
2 ↔Woodpecker, Lewis'sMelanerpes lewis BCNov 2001
 Woodpecker, Red-headedMelanerpes erythrocephalus SK MB ON QCApr 1996
Reptiles (6)
 Lizard, Eastern Short-hornedPhrynosoma douglassii brevirostre AB SKApr 1992
 Racer, Eastern Yellow-belliedColuber constrictor flaviventris SKApr 1991
 Skink, Five-linedEumeces fasciatus ONApr 1998
 Skink, Northern Prairieseptentrionalis MBApr 1989
 Turtle, SpottedClemmys guttata ON QCApr 1991
 Turtle, WoodClemmys insculpta ON QC NB NSApr 1996
Amphibians (7)
1Frog, Coast TailedAscaphus truei BCMay 2000
 Frog, Northern LeopardRana pipiensPrairie populationAB SK MBApr 1998
 Frog, Northern Red-leggedRana aurora BCApr 1999
2+ ↔Salamander, Coeur d'AlènePlethodon idahoensis BCNov 2001
 Salamander, SmallmouthAmbystoma texanum ONApr 1991
 Salamander, SpringGyrinophilus porphyriticus ON QCApr 1999
 Toad, Great PlainsBufo cognatus AB SK MBApr 1999
Fishes (37)
 Buffalo, BigmouthIctiobus cyprinellus SK MB ONApr 1989
 Buffalo, BlackIctiobus niger ONApr 1989
1 ↔Chub, SilverMacrhybopsis storeriana MB ONMay 2001
 Cisco, SpringCoregonus sp. QCApr 1992
 Cod, AtlanticGadus morhua Atlantic OceanApr 1998
 Dace, RedsideClinostomus elongatus ONApr 1987
 Dace, SpeckledRhinichthys osculus BCApr 1980
 Dace, UmatillaRhinichthys umatilla BCApr 1988
 Darter, GreensideEtheostoma blennioides ONApr 1990
 Killifish, BandedFundulus diaphanusNewfoundland populationNFApr 1989
 KiyiCoregonus kiyi ONApr 1988
 Lamprey, ChestnutIchthyomyzon castaneus SK MBApr 1991
 Lamprey, NorthernBrook Ichthyomyzon fossor MB ON QCApr 1991
RMadtom, NorthernNoturus stigmosus ONApr 1998
1 ↔Minnow, PugnoseOpsopoeodus emiliae ONMay 2000
 Prickleback, PigheadAcantholumpenus mackayi Arctic OceanApr 1989
Redhorse, RiverMoxostoma carinatum ON QCApr 1987
 Sardine, PacificSardinops sagax Pacific OceanApr 1987
1Sculpin, Columbia MottledCottus bairdi hubbsi BCMay 2000
 Sculpin, FourhornMyoxocephalus quadricornisFreshwater formNT NUApr 1989
 Shiner, BigmouthNotropis dorsalis MBApr 1985
2+ ↔Shiner, BridleNotropis bifrenatus ON QCNov 2001
 Shiner, PugnoseNotropis anogenus ONApr 1985
Shiner, SilverNotropis photogenis ONApr 1987
 Stickleback, Charlotte UnarmouredGasterosteus aculeatus BCApr 1983
 Stickleback, GiantGasterosteus sp. BCApr 1980
 Sturgeon, GreenAcipenser medirostris BCApr 1987
 Sturgeon, ShortnoseAcipenser brevirostrum NBApr 1980
 Sturgeon, WhiteAcipenser transmontanus BCApr 1990
2+ ↔Sucker, SpottedMinytrema melanops ONNov 2001
 Sunfish, OrangespottedLepomis humilis ONApr 1989
 Sunfish, RedbreastLepomis auritus NBApr 1989
1 ↔Topminnow, BlackstripeFundulus notatus ONMay 2001
2+ ↔WarmouthLepomis gulosus ONNov 2001
 Whitefish, SquangaCoregonus sp. YTApr 1987
1Wolffish, AtlanticAnarhichas lupusNorth Atlantic OceanNov 2000
 Wolffish, BeringAnarhichas orientalis Arctic OceanApr 1989
Lepidopterans (2)
2 ↔MonarchDanaus plexippus BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PENov 2001
1Weidemeyer's AdmiralLimenitis weidemeyerii ABMay 2000
Molluscs (1)
1Oyster, OlympiaOstrea conchaphila BCNov 2000
Plants (44)
1 ↓Ash, BlueFraxinus quadrangulata ONNov 2000
 Aster, BathurstSymphyotrichum subulatumBathurst populationNBApr 1992
 Aster, Crooked-stemSymphyotrichum prenanthoides ONApr 1999
 Aster, Gulf of St. LawrenceSymphyotrichum laurentianum QC NB PEApr 1989
 Aster, WillowSymphyotrichum praealtum ONApr 1999
 Bartonia, BranchedBartonia paniculata ssp.paniculata ONApr 1992
1Beggarticks, Vancouver IslandBidens amplissima BCNov 2001
 Bulrush, Long'sScirpus longii NSApr 1994
 Columbo, AmericanFrasera caroliniensis ONApr 1993
1Fern, American Hart's-tongueAsplenium scolopendrium var. americanum ONNov 2000
 Fern, Broad BeechPhegopteris hexagonoptera ON QCApr 1983
2 ↔Fern, Coastal WoodDryopteris arguta BCNov 2001
 Fleabane, Provancher'sErigeron philadelphicus ssp. provancheri QCApr 1992
 Gentian, Victorin'sGentianopsis victorinii QCApr 1987
1Goldenrod, Riddell'sSolidago riddellii MB ONNov 2000
 Goosefoot, SmoothChenopodium subglabrum AB SK MBApr 1992
 Green DragonArisaema dracontium ON QCApr 1984
 Hackberry, DwarfCeltis tenuifolia ONApr 1985
2 ↔Hairgrass, MackenzieDeschampsia mackenzieana SKNov 2001
Helleborine, GiantEpipactis gigantea BCApr 1998
 Hop-tree, CommonPtelea trifoliata ON QCApr 1984
 Hyacinth, WildCamassia scilloides ONApr 1990
Indian-plantain, TuberousArnoglossum plantagineum ONApr 1999
 LilaeopsisLilaeopsis chinensis NSApr 1987
 Locoweed, Hare-footedOxytropis lagopus ABApr 1995
 Meadowfoam, Macoun'sLimnanthes macounii BCApr 1988
2 ↔Milk-vetch, Fernald'sAstragalus robbinsii var. fernaldii QC NF Nov2001
Oak, ShumardQuercus shumardii ONApr 1999
 Orchid, Eastern Prairie FringedPlatanthera leucophaea ONApr 1986
2+ ↓Pepperbush, SweetClethra alnifolia NSMay 2001
 Pondweed, Hill'sPotamogeton hillii ONApr 1986
 Quillwort, Bolander'sIsoëtes bolanderi ABApr 1995
 Rose, Climbing PrairieRosa setigera ONApr 1986
 Rose-mallow, SwampHibiscus moscheutos ONApr 1987
 Rue-anemone, FalseEnemion biternatum ONApr 1990
 Rush, New JerseyJuncus caesariensis NSApr 1992
1Tansy, FloccoseTanacetum huronense var. floccosum SKMay 2000
Thrift, AthabascaArmeria maritima ssp. interior SKApr 1999
 Water-hemlock, Victorin'sCicuta maculata var. victorinii QCApr 1987
1Willow, Felt-leafSalix silicicola NU SKMay 2000
1Willow, Sand-dune Short-capsuledSalix brachycarpa var. SKMay 2000
1Willow, Turnor'sSalix turnorii SKMay 2000
1Woolly-heads, TallPsilocarphus elatiorPrairie populationAB SKMay 2001
1Yarrow, Large-headed WoollyAchillea millefolium var. megacephalum SKMay 2000
Mosses (0)
Lichens (3)
 Cryptic PawNephroma occultum BCApr 1995
 Oldgrowth SpecklebellyPseudocyphellaria rainierensis BCApr 1996
 Seaside BoneHypogymnia heterophylla BCApr 1996