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Canadian Species at Risk (including May 2005)

 

SPECIAL CONCERN CATEGORY (152)
Taxon/ Assessment DetailsCommon NameScientific NamePopulation NameRange of OccurrenceAssessment DateSARA
Mammals (28)
1    ↔Bat, SpottedEuderma maculatum BCMay 20041
1    ↔Bear, GrizzlyUrsus arctosNorthwestern populationYT NT NU BC ABMay 20022b
2+  ↔Bear, PolarUrsus maritimus YT NT NU MB ON QC NL Arctic OceanNovember 20023
2   ↔Beaver, MountainAplodontia rufa BCNovember 20011
1    PCaribou, Barren-groundRangifer tarandus groenlandicusDolphin and Union populationNT NUMay 20042b
1    ↑Caribou, WoodlandRangifer tarandus caribouNorthern Mountain populationYT NT BCMay 20021
1  Cottontail nuttallii subspecies, Nuttall'sSylvilagus nuttallii nuttallii BCApril 1994 
1  Kangaroo Rat, Ord'sDipodomys ordii AB SKApril 1995 
2   ↔Mole, EasternScalopus aquaticus ONNovember 20001
1  Mouse megalotis subspecies, Western HarvestReithrodontomys megalotis megalotis BCApril 1994 
1    ↑NarwhalMonodon monoceros Arctic OceanNovember 2004**
1    ↓Porpoise, HarbourPhocoena phocoenaNorthwest Atlantic populationAtlantic OceanMay 2003**
1    RPorpoise, HarbourPhocoena phocoenaPacific Ocean populationPacific OceanNovember 20031
2   ↔Prairie Dog, Black-tailedCynomys ludovicianus SKNovember 20001
1    ↑Sea Lion, StellerEumetopias jubatus BC Pacific OceanNovember 20031
1  Seal Lacs des Loups Marins subspecies, HarbourPhoca vitulina mellonae QCApril 1996 
1  Shrew, GaspéSorex gaspensis QC NB NSApril 1988 
1  Squirrel, Southern FlyingGlaucomys volans ON QC NSApril 1988 
2   ↔Vole, WoodlandMicrotus pinetorum ON QCNovember 20011
1    ↔Whale, BelugaDelphinapterus leucasEastern High Arctic - Baffin Bay populationNU Arctic OceanMay 2004**
1    PWhale, BelugaDelphinapterus leucasWestern Hudson Bay populationNU MB ON Arctic Ocean Atlantic OceanMay 2004**
1    ↓Whale, BowheadBalaena mysticetusBering-Chukchi-Beaufort populationArctic OceanMay 2005**
1    PWhale, FinBalaenoptera physalusAtlantic populationAtlantic OceanMay 2005**
1    ↑Whale, GreyEschrichtius robustusEastern North Pacific populationPacific Ocean Arctic OceanMay 20041
2+  PWhale, KillerOrcinus orcaNortheast Pacific offshore populationPacific OceanNovember 20011
1  Whale, Sowerby's BeakedMesoplodon bidens Atlantic OceanApril 1989 
1    RWolf, EasternCanis lupus lycaon ON QCMay 20011
1    ↔WolverineGulo guloWestern populationYT NT NU BC AB SK MB ONMay 20032b
Birds (22)
1    ↔Chat virens subspecies, Yellow-breastedIcteria virens virens ONNovember 20001
1    ↔Curlew, Long-billedNumenius americanus BC AB SKNovember 20021
1    ↓Duck, HarlequinHistrionicus histrionicusEastern populationNU QC NB NS NLMay 20011
2   ↔Falcon pealei subspecies, PeregrineFalco peregrinus pealei BCNovember 20011
      ↓Falcon tundrius subspecies, PeregrineFalco peregrinus tundrius YT NT NU QC NLApril 1992 
1  Goldeneye, Barrow'sBucephala islandicaEastern populationQC NB PE NS NLNovember 20001
2   ↔Gull, IvoryPagophila eburnea NT NU NLNovember 20011
      ↓Hawk, FerruginousButeo regalis AB SK MBApril 1995 
      ↔Hawk, Red-shoulderedButeo lineatus ON QC NBApril 1996 
1  Heron fannini subspecies, Great BlueArdea herodias fannini BCApril 1997 
1    ↔Murrelet, AncientSynthliboramphus antiquus BCNovember 2004**
2   ↔Owl, BarnTyto albaWestern populationBCNovember 20011
2   ↔Owl, FlammulatedOtus flammeolus BCNovember 20011
1  Owl, Short-earedAsio flammeus YT NT NU BC AB SK MB ON QC NB PE NS NLApril 1994 
2   ↔Rail, YellowCoturnicops noveboracensis NT BC AB SK MB ON QC NBNovember 20011
1    PScreech-Owl kennicottii subspecies, WesternMegascops kennicottii kennicottii BCMay 20021
1    ↔Sparrow princeps subspecies, SavannahPasserculus sandwichensis princeps NSMay 20001
1  Thrush, Bicknell'sCatharus bicknelli QC NB NSApril 1999 
1    ↔Warbler, CeruleanDendroica cerulea ON QCMay 20031
      ↔Waterthrush, LouisianaSeiurus motacilla ON QCApril 1996 
2   ↔Woodpecker, Lewis'sMelanerpes lewis BCNovember 20011
1  Woodpecker, Red-headedMelanerpes erythrocephalus SK MB ON QCApril 1996 
Reptiles (9)
1  Boa, RubberCharina bottae BCMay 20031
1  Lizard, Greater Short-hornedPhrynosoma hernandesi AB SKApril 1992 
1  MilksnakeLampropeltis triangulum ON QCMay 20021
1    ↑Racer, Western Yellow-belliedColuber constrictor mormon BCNovember 2004**
1  Ribbonsnake, EasternThamnophis sauritusGreat Lakes populationONMay 20021
1  Skink, Five-linedEumeces fasciatus ONApril 1998 
1  Skink, WesternEumeces skiltonianus BCMay 20021
1  Turtle, Northern MapGraptemys geographica ON QCMay 20021
1  Turtle, WoodGlyptemys insculpta ON QC NB NSApril 1996 
Amphibians (7)
1  Frog, Coast TailedAscaphus truei BCMay 20001
2   ↔Frog, Northern LeopardRana pipiensWestern Boreal/Prairie populationsNT AB SK MBNovember 20021
1    ↔Frog, Red-leggedRana aurora BCNovember 20041
1    ↔Frog, Red-leggedRana aurora BCNovember 20041
2+  ↔Salamander, Coeur d'AlenePlethodon idahoensis BCNovember 20011
2   ↔Salamander, SpringGyrinophilus porphyriticus ON QCMay 20021
2   ↔Toad, Great PlainsBufo cognatus AB SK MBMay 20021
1  Toad, WesternBufo boreas YT NT BC ABNovember 20021
Fishes (36)
1  Buffalo, BigmouthIctiobus cyprinellus SK MB ONApril 1989 
1  Buffalo, BlackIctiobus niger ONApril 1989 
1    ↔Chub, SilverMacrhybopsis storeriana MB ONMay 20011
1    RCisco, BeringCoregonus laurettae YTNovember 2004**
1  Cisco, SpringCoregonus sp. QCApril 1992 
1    PCod, AtlanticGadus morhuaArctic populationArctic OceanMay 2003**
1    PCod, AtlanticGadus morhuaMaritimes populationAtlantic OceanMay 2003**
1  Dace, RedsideClinostomus elongatus ONApril 1987 
1  Dace, UmatillaRhinichthys umatilla BCApril 1988 
1  Darter, GreensideEtheostoma blennioides ONApril 1990 
1    ↔Killifish, BandedFundulus diaphanusNewfoundland populationNLMay 20031
1    PKiyi, Upper Great LakesCoregonus kiyi kiyi ONMay 2005**
1  Lamprey, ChestnutIchthyomyzon castaneus SK MBApril 1991 
1  Lamprey, Northern BrookIchthyomyzon fossor MB ON QCApril 1991 
1    ↔Minnow, PugnoseOpsopoeodus emiliae ONMay 20001
1  Pickerel, GrassEsox americanus vermiculatus ON QCMay 2005**
      ↔Redhorse, RiverMoxostoma carinatum ON QCApril 1987 
1  Sculpin, Columbia MottledCottus bairdii hubbsi BCMay 20001
2+  ↔Shiner, BridleNotropis bifrenatus ON QCNovember 20011
      ↔Shiner, SilverNotropis photogenis ONApril 1987 
1  Skate, WinterLeucoraja ocellataGeorges Bank-Western Scotian Shelf-Bay of Fundy populationAtlantic OceanMay 2005**
1  Stickleback, Charlotte UnarmouredGasterosteus sp. BCApril 1983 
1  Stickleback, GiantGasterosteus sp. BCApril 1980 
1    ↔Sturgeon, GreenAcipenser medirostris BC Pacific OceanNovember 2004**
1    PSturgeon, LakeAcipenser fulvescensSouthern Hudson Bay and James Bay populationsMB ON QCMay 2005*
1    PSturgeon, LakeAcipenser fulvescensGreat Lakes and Western St. Lawrence River populationsON QCMay 2005*
1    PSturgeon, LakeAcipenser fulvescensRainy River-Lake of the Woods populationsONMay 2005*
1    ↔Sturgeon, ShortnoseAcipenser brevirostrum NBMay 2005**
1    ↔Sucker, SpottedMinytrema melanops ONMay 20051
1  Sunfish, OrangespottedLepomis humilis ONApril 1989 
1  Sunfish, RedbreastLepomis auritus NBApril 1989 
1    ↔Topminnow, BlackstripeFundulus notatus ONMay 20011
1  Trout, Westslope CutthroatOncorhynchus clarkii lewisiBritish Columbia populationBCMay 2005*
1    ↔WarmouthLepomis gulosus ONMay 20051
1  Whitefish, SquangaCoregonus sp. YTApril 1987 
1  Wolffish, AtlanticAnarhichas lupus Atlantic OceanNovember 20001
Arthropods (2)
2   ↔MonarchDanaus plexippus BC AB SK MB ON QC NB PE NSNovember 20011
1  Weidemeyer's AdmiralLimenitis weidemeyerii ABMay 20001
Molluscs (4)
1  Jumping-slug, WartyHemphillia glandulosa BCMay 20031
1  Lampmussel, YellowLampsilis cariosa NB NSMay 20041
1  Mussel, Rocky Mountain RidgedGonidea angulata BCNovember 20031
1  Oyster, OlympiaOstrea conchaphila Pacific OceanNovember 20001
Vascular Plants (35)
1    ↓Ash, BlueFraxinus quadrangulata ONNovember 20001
1  Aster, BathurstSymphyotrichum subulatumBathurst populationNBApril 1992 
1  Beggarticks, Vancouver IslandBidens amplissima BCNovember 20011
1  Bulrush, Long'sScirpus longii NSApril 1994 
1  Columbo, AmericanFrasera caroliniensis ONApril 1993 
1  Fern, American Hart's-tongueAsplenium scolopendrium ONNovember 20001
1  Fern, Broad BeechPhegopteris hexagonoptera ON QCApril 1983 
2   ↔Fern, Coastal WoodDryopteris arguta BCNovember 20011
1  Fleabane, Provancher'sErigeron philadelphicus var. provancheri QCApril 1992 
1  Goldenrod, Houghton'sSolidago houghtonii ONMay 2005**
1  Goldenrod, Riddell'sSolidago riddellii MB ONNovember 20001
1  Goosefoot, SmoothChenopodium subglabrum AB SK MBApril 1992 
1  Green DragonArisaema dracontium ON QCApril 1984 
2   ↔Hairgrass, MackenzieDeschampsia mackenzieana SKNovember 20011
      ↓Helleborine, GiantEpipactis gigantea BCApril 1998 
1+  ↔Indian-plantain, TuberousArnoglossum plantagineum ONMay 20021
1    ↔Lilaeopsis, EasternLilaeopsis chinensis NSMay 20041
1  Locoweed, Hare-footedOxytropis lagopus ABApril 1995 
2   ↔Milk-vetch, Fernald'sAstragalus robbinsii var. fernaldii QC NLNovember 20011
      ↔Oak, ShumardQuercus shumardii ONApril 1999 
2+  ↓Pepperbush, SweetClethra alnifolia NSMay 20011
1    ↔Pondweed, Hill'sPotamogeton hillii ONMay 2005**
1  Quillwort, Bolander'sIsoëtes bolanderi ABApril 1995 
1  Quillwort, PrototypeIsoetes prototypus NB NSMay 2005**
2+  ↓Rose, Climbing PrairieRosa setigera ONMay 20031
1    ↔Rose-mallow, SwampHibiscus moscheutos ONNovember 2004**
1    ↔Rush, New JerseyJuncus caesariensis NSMay 20041
1  Tansy, FloccoseTanacetum huronense var. floccosum SKMay 20001
2   ↔Thrift, AthabascaArmeria maritima ssp. interior SKMay 20021
1    ↔Water-hemlock, Victorin'sCicuta maculata var. victorinii QCMay 20041
1  Willow, Felt-leafSalix silicicola NU SKMay 20001
1  Willow, Sand-dune Short-capsuledSalix brachycarpa var. psammophila SKMay 20001
1  Willow, Turnor'sSalix turnorii SKMay 20001
1  Woolly-heads, TallPsilocarphus elatiorPrairie populationAB SKMay 20011
1  Yarrow, Large-headed WoollyAchillea millefolium var. megacephalum SKMay 20001
Mosses (4)
1  Cord-moss, BandedEntosthodon fascicularis BCMay 2005**
1  Moss, Columbian CarpetBryoerythrophyllum columbianum BCMay 20041
1  Moss, Pygmy PocketFissidens exilis ON QCMay 2005**
1  Moss, Twisted OakSyntrichia laevipila BCMay 20041
Lichens (5)
1  Cryptic PawNephroma occultum BCApril 1995 
1  Glass-whiskers, FrostedSclerophora peronellaNova Scotia populationNSMay 2005**
1  Lichen, Boreal FeltErioderma pedicellatumBoreal populationNLMay 20021
1  Oldgrowth SpecklebellyPseudocyphellaria rainierensis BCApril 1996 
1  Seaside BoneHypogymnia heterophylla BCApril 1996