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Canadian Species at Risk (November 2004)

THREATENED CATEGORY (120)
Taxon/ Assessment DetailsCommon NameScientific NamePopulation NameRange of OccurrenceAssessment Date
Mammals (14)
1   ↑Bat, PallidAntrozous pallidus BCMay 2000
Bison, PlainsBison bison bison BC AB SK MBMay 2004
1   ↔Bison, WoodBison bison athabascae YT NT BC ABMay 2000
1   ↔Caribou, WoodlandRangifer tarandus caribouBoreal populationNT BC AB SK MB ON QC NLMay 2002
1   ↔Caribou, WoodlandRangifer tarandus caribouSouthern Mountain populationBC ABMay 2002
1   ↑Ermine haidarum subspeciesMustela erminea haidarum BCMay 2001
1   ↑Fox, GreyUrocyon cinereoargenteus MB ONMay 2002
2   ↔Otter, SeaEnhydra lutris BC Pacific OceanMay 2000
2+  ↔Shrew, Pacific WaterSorex bendirii BCMay 2000
1   ↓Whale, BelugaDelphinapterus leucasSt. Lawrence Estuary populationQC Atlantic OceanMay 2004
1   PWhale, BelugaDelphinapterus leucasCumberland Sound populationNU Arctic OceanMay 2004
1   ↔Whale, HumpbackMegaptera novaeangliaeNorth Pacific populationPacific OceanMay 2003
2+  ↑Whale, KillerOrcinus orcaNortheast Pacific transient populationPacific OceanNov 2001
2+  PWhale, KillerOrcinus orcaNortheast Pacific northern resident populationPacific OceanNov 2001
Birds (10)
Albatross, Short-tailedPhoebastria albatrus BCNov 2003
2   ↑Bittern, LeastIxobrychus exilis MB ON QC NBNov 2001
2   ↔Falcon anatum subspecies, PeregrineFalco peregrinus anatum YT NT NU BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS NLMay 2000
1   ↑Goshawk laingi subspecies, NorthernAccipiter gentilis laingi BCNov 2000
2   ↑Gull, Ross'sRhodostethia rosea NT NU MBNov 2001
1   ↔Murrelet, MarbledBrachyramphus marmoratus BCNov 2000
2   ↔Pipit, Sprague'sAnthus spragueii AB SK MBMay 2000
Shearwater, Pink-footedPuffinus creatopus BCMay 2004
1   ↔Shrike excubitorides subspecies, LoggerheadLanius ludovicianus excubitorides AB SK MBMay 2004
1   ↔Warbler, HoodedWilsonia citrina ONNov 2000
Reptiles (13)
2   ↔Foxsnake, EasternElaphe gloydi ONMay 2000
2   ↑Gartersnake, Butler'sThamnophis butleri ONNov 2001
Gophersnake, Great BasinPituophis catenifer deserticola BCMay 2002
1   ↔MassasaugaSistrurus catenatus ONNov 2002
1   ↑Racer, Eastern Yellow-belliedColuber constrictor flaviventris SKNov 2004
2   ↔Ratsnake, EasternElaphe obsoleta ONMay 2000
Rattlesnake, WesternCrotalus oreganus BCMay 2004
Ribbonsnake, EasternThamnophis sauritusAtlantic populationNSMay 2002
2   ↑Snake, Eastern Hog-nosedHeterodon platirhinos ONNov 2001
2   ↔Snake, QueenRegina septemvittata ONMay 2000
1   ↔Softshell, SpinyApalone spinifera ON QCMay 2002
StinkpotSternotherus odoratus ON QCMay 2002
Turtle, Blanding'sEmydoidea blandingiiNova Scotia populationNSApr 1993
Amphibians (5)
2+  ↑Salamander, Allegheny Mountain DuskyDesmognathus ochrophaeus QCNov 2001
1   ↑Salamander, Coastal GiantDicamptodon tenebrosus BCNov 2000
Salamander, JeffersonAmbystoma jeffersonianum ONNov 2000
2   ↑Spadefoot, Great BasinSpea intermontana BCNov 2001
2+  ↔Toad, Fowler'sBufo fowleri ONNov 2000
Fishes (23)
Bass, StripedMorone saxatilisSouthern Gulf of St. Lawrence populationQC NB PE NSNov 2004
Bass, StripedMorone saxatilisBay of Fundy populationNB NSNov 2004
BocaccioSebastes paucispinis Pacific OceanNov 2002
2+  ↑Chubsucker, LakeErimyzon sucetta ONNov 2001
Cisco, BlackfinCoregonus nigripinnis ONApr 1988
1   ↔Cisco, ShortjawCoregonus zenithicus NT AB SK MB ONMay 2003
Cisco, ShortnoseCoregonus reighardi ONApr 1987
1   PCod, AtlanticGadus morhuaLaurentian North populationAtlantic OceanMay 2003
CuskBrosme brosme Atlantic OceanMay 2003
1   ↔Darter, ChannelPercina copelandi ON QCMay 2002
2+  ↔Darter, Eastern SandAmmocrypta pellucida ON QCNov 2000
2   ↑Gar, SpottedLepisosteus oculatus ONNov 2000
2   ↑Lamprey, Cowichan LakeLampetra macrostoma BCNov 2000
2+  ↑Minnow, Western SilveryHybognathus argyritis ABNov 2001
Redhorse, BlackMoxostoma duquesnei ONApr 1988
2   ↑Sculpin, Cultus PygmyCottus sp. BCNov 2000
Sculpin, DeepwaterMyoxocephalus thompsoniGreat Lakes populationsONApr 1987
1   ↔Sculpin, ShortheadCottus confusus BCMay 2001
2   ↑Shiner, CarmineNotropis percobromus MBNov 2001
2   ↔Smelt, Lake Utopia DwarfOsmerus sp. NBMay 2000
Whitefish, LakeCoregonus clupeaformisLake Simcoe populationONApr 1987
Wolffish, NorthernAnarhichas denticulatus Arctic Ocean Atlantic OceanMay 2001
Wolffish, SpottedAnarhichas minor Arctic Ocean Atlantic OceanMay 2001
Arthropods (5)
Hairstreak, Behr's (Columbia)Satyrium behrii columbia BCNov 2000
Metalmark, MormonApodemia mormoPrairie populationSKMay 2003
Skipper, DakotaHesperia dacotae SK MBNov 2003
Skipper, DunEuphyes vestrisWestern populationBCNov 2000
Skipperling, PoweshiekOarisma poweshiek MBNov 2003
Molluscs (2)
2   ↔Abalone, NorthernHaliotis kamtschatkana Pacific OceanMay 2000
Jumping-slug, DromedaryHemphillia dromedarius BCMay 2003
Vascular Plants (44)
1   ↔Aster, AnticostiSymphyotrichum anticostense QC NBMay 2000
2   ↑Aster, Crooked-stemSymphyotrichum prenanthoides ONMay 2002
1   ↑Aster, Gulf of St. LawrenceSymphyotrichum laurentianum QC NB PEMay 2004
1   ↑Aster, Western SilverySymphyotrichum sericeum MB ONMay 2000
1   ↔Aster, White WoodEurybia divaricata ON QCNov 2002
2+  ↔Aster, White-topSericocarpus rigidus BCMay 2000
2   ↑Aster, WillowleafSymphyotrichum praealtum ONMay 2003
1   ↑Bartonia, BranchedBartonia paniculata ssp. paniculata ONNov 2003
1   ↑Blazing Star, DenseLiatris spicata ONMay 2001
1   ↔Blue-flag, WesternIris missouriensis ABMay 2000
2   ↔Braya, Fernald'sBraya fernaldii NLMay 2000
2   ↑BuffalograssBuchloë dactyloides SK MBNov 2001
1   ↔Coffee-tree, KentuckyGymnocladus dioicus ONNov 2000
1   ↔ColicrootAletris farinosa ONNov 2000
Corydalis, Scouler'sCorydalis scouleri BCMay 2001
Daisy, LakesideHymenoxys herbacea ONMay 2002
1   ↔DeerberryVaccinium stamineum ONNov 2000
Fern, Lemmon's HollyPolystichum lemmonii BCMay 2003
2   ↔Gentian, PlymouthSabatia kennedyana NSMay 2000
1   ↑Gentian, Victorin'sGentianopsis procera ssp. macounii var. victorinii QCMay 2004
2   ↔Golden CrestLophiola aurea NSMay 2000
1   ↔GoldensealHydrastis canadensis ONMay 2000
2+  ↔Greenbrier, Round-leavedSmilax rotundifoliaGreat Lakes Plains populationONMay 2001
1   ↑Hackberry, DwarfCeltis tenuifolia ONNov 2003
1   ↑Hoptree, CommonPtelea trifoliata ONNov 2002
1   ↑Hyacinth, WildCamassia scilloides ONMay 2002
Iris, Dwarf LakeIris lacustris ONNov 2004
1   ↔Jacob's-ladder, Van Brunt'sPolemonium vanbruntiae QCNov 2002
Lily, Lyall's MariposaCalochortus lyallii BCMay 2001
1   ↑Meadowfoam, Macoun'sLimnanthes macounii BCNov 2004
2   ↔Mosquito-fern, MexicanAzolla mexicana BCMay 2000
1+  ↓Mouse-ear-cress, SlenderHalimolobos virgata AB SKMay 2000
1   ↑Orchid, PhantomCephalanthera austiniae BCMay 2000
Phlox, ShowyPhlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis BCNov 2004
2+  ↔Prairie-clover, HairyDalea villosa var. villosa SK MBMay 2000
2   ↔RedrootLachnanthes caroliana NSMay 2000
Sanicle, PurpleSanicula bipinnatifida BCMay 2001
1   ↑SoapweedYucca glauca ABMay 2000
1   ↔Spiderwort, WesternTradescantia occidentalis AB SK MBNov 2002
Spike-rush, TubercledEleocharis tuberculosa NSMay 2000
Thistle, Hill'sCirsium hillii ONNov 2004
2   ↔Violet, Yellow MontaneViola praemorsa ssp. praemorsa BCMay 2000
2   ↔Water-pennywortHydrocotyle umbellata NSMay 2000
1   ↔Water-willow, AmericanJusticia americana ON QCMay 2000
Mosses (3)
Bryum, Porsild'sMielichhoferia macrocarpa NU BC AB NLNov 2003
Moss, Alkaline Wing-nervedPterygoneurum kozlovii BC SKNov 2004
Moss, Haller's AppleBartramia halleriana BC ABNov 2001
Lichens (1)
Jellyskin, FloodedLeptogium rivulare MB ONMay 2004

 

SPECIAL CONCERN CATEGORY (141)
Taxon/ Assessment DetailsCommon NameScientific NamePopulation NameRange of OccurrenceAssessment Date
Mammals (27)
1   ↔Bat, SpottedEuderma maculatum BCMay 2004
1   ↔Bear, GrizzlyUrsus arctosNorthwestern populationYT NT NU BC ABMay 2002
2+  ↔Bear, PolarUrsus maritimus YT NT NU MB ON QC NLNov 2002
2   ↔Beaver, MountainAplodontia rufa BCNov 2001
1   PCaribou, Barren-groundRangifer tarandus groenlandicusDolphin and Union populationNT NUMay 2004
1   ↑Caribou, WoodlandRangifer tarandus caribouNorthern Mountain populationYT NT BCMay 2002
Cottontail nuttallii subspecies, Nuttall'sSylvilagus nuttallii nuttallii BCApr 1994
Kangaroo Rat, Ord'sDipodomys ordii AB SKApr 1995
2   ↔Mole, EasternScalopus aquaticus ONNov 2000
Mouse megalotis subspecies, Western HarvestReithrodontomys megalotis megalotis BCApr 1994
1   ↑NarwhalMonodon monceros Arctic OceanNov 2004
1   RPorpoise, HarbourPhocoena phocoenaPacific Ocean populationPacific OceanNov 2003
1   ↓Porpoise, HarbourPhocoena phocoenaNorthwest Atlantic populationAtlantic OceanMay 2003
2   ↔Prairie Dog, Black-tailedCynomys ludovicianus SKNov 2000
1   ↑Sea Lion, StellerEumetopias jubatus BC Pacific OceanNov 2003
Seal Lacs des Loups Marins subspecies, HarbourPhoca vitulina mellonae QCApr 1996
Shrew, GaspéSorex gaspensis QC NB NSApr 1988
Squirrel, Southern FlyingGlaucomys volans ON QC NSApr 1988
2   ↔Vole, WoodlandMicrotus pinetorum ON QCNov 2001
1   PWhale, BelugaDelphinapterus leucasWestern Hudson Bay populationNU MB ON Arctic Ocean Atlantic OceanMay 2004
1   ↔Whale, BelugaDelphinapterus leucas

Eastern High

Arctic - Baffin Bay population

NU Arctic OceanMay 2004
Whale, FinBalaenoptera physalus Pacific Ocean Atlantic OceanApr 1987
1   ↑Whale, GreyEschrichtius robustusEastern North Pacific populationPacific Ocean Arctic OceanMay 2004
2+Whale, KillerOrcinus orcaNortheast Pacific offshore populationPacific OceanNov 2001
Whale, Sowerby's BeakedMesoplodon bidens Atlantic OceanApr 1989
1   RWolf, EasternCanis lupus lycaon ON QCMay 2001
1   ↔WolverineGulo guloWestern populationYT NT NU BC AB SK MB ONMay 2003
Birds (22)
1   ↔Chat virens subspecies, Yellow-breastedIcteria virens virens ONNov 2000
1   ↔Curlew, Long-billedNumenius americanus BC AB SKNov 2002
1   ↓Duck, HarlequinHistrionicus histrionicusEastern populationNU QC NB NS NLMay 2001
2   ↔Falcon pealei subspecies, PeregrineFalco peregrinus pealei BCNov 2001
      ↓Falcon tundrius subspecies, PeregrineFalco peregrinus tundrius YT NT NU QC NLApr 1992
Goldeneye, Barrow'sBucephala islandicaEastern populationQC NB PE NS NLNov 2000
2   ↔Gull, IvoryPagophila eburnea YT NT NU NLNov 2001
      ↓Hawk, FerruginousButeo regalis AB SK MBApr 1995
      ↔Hawk, Red-shoulderedButeo lineatus ON QC NBApr 1996
Heron fannini subspecies, Great BlueArdea herodias fannini BCApr 1997
1   ↔Murrelet, AncientSynthliboramphus antiquus BCNov 2004
2   ↔Owl, BarnTyto albaWestern populationBCNov 2001
2   ↔Owl, FlammulatedOtus flammeolus BCNov 2001
1Owl, Short-earedAsio flammeus YT NT NU BC AB SK MB ON QC NB PE NS NLApr 1994
2   ↔Rail, YellowCoturnicops noveboracensis NT BC AB SK MB ON QC NBNov 2001
1   PScreech-Owl kennicottii subspecies, WesternMegascops kennicottii kennicottii BCMay 2002
1   ↔Sparrow princeps subspecies, SavannahPasserculus sandwichensis princeps NSMay 2000
Thrush, Bicknell'sCatharus bicknelli QC NB NSApr 1999
1   ↔Warbler, CeruleanDendroica cerulea ON QCMay 2003
      ↔Waterthrush, LouisianaSeiurus motacilla ON QCApr 1996
2   ↔Woodpecker, Lewis'sMelanerpes lewis BCNov 2001
Woodpecker, Red-headedMelanerpes erythrocephalus SK MB ON QCApr 1996
Reptiles (9)
Boa, RubberCharina bottae BCMay 2003
Lizard, Greater Short-hornedPhrynosoma hernandesi AB SKApr 1992
MilksnakeLampropeltis triangulum ON QCMay 2002
1   ↑Racer, Western Yellow-belliedColuber constrictor mormon BCNov 2004
Ribbonsnake, EasternThamnophis sauritusGreat Lakes populationONMay 2002
Skink, Five-linedEumeces fasciatus ONApr 1998
Skink, WesternEumeces skiltonianus BCMay 2002
Turtle, Northern MapGraptemys geographica ON QCMay 2002
Turtle, WoodGlyptemys insculpta ON QC NB NSApr 1996
Amphibians (7)
Frog, Coast TailedAscaphus truei BCMay 2000
2   ↔Frog, Northern LeopardRana pipiensWestern Boreal/Prairie populationsNT AB SK MBNov 2002
1   ↔Frog, Red-leggedRana aurora BCNov 2004
2+  ↔Salamander, Coeur d'AlenePlethodon idahoensis BCNov 2001
2   ↔Salamander, SpringGyrinophilus porphyriticus ON QCMay 2002
2   ↔Toad, Great PlainsBufo cognatus AB SK MBMay 2002
Toad, WesternBufo boreas YT NT BC ABNov 2002
Fishes (30)
Buffalo, BigmouthIctiobus cyprinellus SK MB ONApr 1989
Buffalo, BlackIctiobus niger ONApr 1989
1   ↔Chub, SilverMacrhybopsis storeriana MB ONMay 2001
1   RCisco, BeringCoregonus laurettae YTNov 2004
Cisco, SpringCoregonus sp. QCApr 1992
1   PCod, AtlanticGadus morhuaArctic populationArctic OceanMay 2003
1   PCod, AtlanticGadus morhuaMaritimes populationAtlantic OceanMay 2003
Dace, RedsideClinostomus elongatus ONApr 1987
Dace, UmatillaRhinichthys umatilla BCApr 1988
Darter, GreensideEtheostoma blennioides ONApr 1990
1   ↔Killifish, BandedFundulus diaphanusNewfoundland populationNLMay 2003
KiyiCoregonus kiyi ONApr 1988
Lamprey, ChestnutIchthyomyzon castaneus SK MBApr 1991
Lamprey, Northern BrookIchthyomyzon fossor MB ON QCApr 1991
1   ↔Minnow, PugnoseOpsopoeodus emiliae ONMay 2000
      ↔Redhorse, RiverMoxostoma carinatum ON QCApr 1987
Sculpin, Columbia MottledCottus bairdi hubbsi BCMay 2000
2+  ↔Shiner, BridleNotropis bifrenatus ON QCNov 2001
      ↔Shiner, SilverNotropis photogenis ONApr 1987
Stickleback, Charlotte UnarmouredGasterosteus sp. BCApr 1983
Stickleback, GiantGasterosteus sp. BCApr 1980
1   ↔Sturgeon, GreenAcipenser medirostris BCNov 2004
Sturgeon, ShortnoseAcipenser brevirostrum NBApr 1980
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
Wolffish, AtlanticAnarhichas lupus Atlantic OceanNov 2000
Arthropods (2)
2   ↔MonarchDanaus plexippus BC AB SK MB ON QC NB PE NSNov 2001
Weidemeyer's AdmiralLimenitis weidemeyerii ABMay 2000
Molluscs (4)
Jumping-slug, WartyHemphillia glandulosa BCMay 2003
Lampmussel, YellowLampsilis cariosa NB NSMay 2004
Mussel, Rocky Mountain RidgedGonidea angulata BCNov 2003
1Oyster, OlympiaOstrea conchaphila BCNov 2000
Vascular Plants (34)
1   ↓Ash, BlueFraxinus quadrangulata ONNov 2000
Aster, BathurstSymphyotrichum subulatumBathurst populationNBApr 1992
Beggarticks, Vancouver IslandBidens amplissima BCNov 2001
Bulrush, Long'sScirpus longii NSApr 1994
Columbo, AmericanFrasera caroliniensis ONApr 1993
Fern, American Hart's-tongueAsplenium scolopendrium ONNov 2000
Fern, Broad BeechPhegopteris hexagonoptera ON QCApr 1983
2   ↔Fern, Coastal WoodDryopteris arguta BCNov 2001
Fleabane, Provancher'sErigeron philadelphicus var. provancheri QCApr 1992
Goldenrod, Riddell'sSolidago riddellii MB ONNov 2000
Goosefoot, SmoothChenopodium subglabrum AB SK MBApr 1992
Green DragonArisaema dracontium ON QCApr 1984
2   ↔Hairgrass, MackenzieDeschampsia mackenzieana SKNov 2001
      ↓Helleborine, GiantEpipactis gigantea BCApr 1998
1+  ↔Indian-plantain, TuberousArnoglossum plantagineum ONMay 2002
1   ↔Lilaeopsis, EasternLilaeopsis chinensis NSMay 2004
Locoweed, Hare-footedOxytropis lagopus ABApr 1995
2   ↔Milk-vetch, Fernald'sAstragalus robbinsii var. fernaldii QC NLNov 2001
      ↔Oak, ShumardQuercus shumardii ONApr 1999
2+  ↓Pepperbush, SweetClethra alnifolia NSMay 2001
Pondweed, Hill'sPotamogeton hillii ONApr 1986
Quillwort, Bolander'sIsoëtes bolanderi ABApr 1995
2+  ↓Rose, Climbing PrairieRosa setigera ONMay 2003
1   ↔Rose-mallow, SwampHibiscus moscheutos ONNov 2004
Rue-anemone, FalseEnemion biternatum ONApr 1990
1   ↔Rush, New JerseyJuncus caesariensis NSMay 2004
Tansy, FloccoseTanacetum huronense var. floccosum SKMay 2000
2   ↔Thrift, AthabascaArmeria maritima ssp. interior SKMay 2002
1   ↔Water-hemlock, Victorin'sCicuta maculata var. victorinii QCMay 2004
Willow, Felt-leafSalix silicicola NU SKMay 2000
Willow, Sand-dune Short-capsuledSalix brachycarpa var. psammophila SKMay 2000
Willow, Turnor'sSalix turnorii SKMay 2000
Woolly-heads, TallPsilocarphus elatiorPrairie populationAB SKMay 2001
Yarrow, Large-headed WoollyAchillea millefolium var. megacephalum SKMay 2000
Mosses (2)
Moss, Columbian CarpetBryoerythrophyllum columbianum BCMay 2004
Moss, Twisted OakSyntrichia laevipila BCMay 2004
Lichens (4)
Cryptic PawNephroma occultum BCApr 1995
Lichen, Boreal FeltErioderma pedicellatumBoreal populationNLMay 2002
Oldgrowth SpecklebellyPseudocyphellaria rainierensis BCApr 1996
Seaside BoneHypogymnia heterophylla BCApr 1996