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Species of Concern in Washington State

Include those species listed as State Endangered, State Threatened, State Sensitive, or State Candidate, as well as species listed or proposed for listing by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service or the National Marine Fisheries Service.

Does not include State Monitored Species

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Species Status Mapping
Criteria
Common Name  Scientific Name  Animal Type  State Federal
American white pelican
   Annual Report  
Pelecanus erythrorhynchos Bird SE none B,RSC
Bald eagle Go to page
   Annual Report   Status Report  
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bird SS FCo B,RSC,CR
Beller's ground beetle Agonum belleri Other Insect SC none IO
Black Rockfish Sebastes melanops Fish SC none IO
Black-backed woodpecker
   Annual Report  
Picoides arcticus Bird SC none B,RI
Black-tailed jackrabbit
   Annual Report  
Lepus californicus Mammal SC none IO
Blue whale
   Annual Report  
Balaenoptera musculus Mammal SE FE IO
Bluegray Taildropper Prophysaon coeruleum Mollusk SC none none
Bocaccio rockfish Sebastes paucispinis Fish SC FE IO
Bog idol leaf beetle Donacia idola Other Insect SC none IO
Brandt's cormorant Phalacrocorax penicillatus Bird SC none B
Brown pelican
   Annual Report  
Pelecanus occidentalis Bird SE FCo RSC
Brown rockfish Sebastes auriculatus Fish SC none IO
Bull Trout Salvelinus confluentus Fish SC FT none
Burrowing owl Go to page
   Annual Report  
Athene cunicularia Bird SC none B
California floater Anodonta californiensis Mollusk SC none IO
California mountain kingsnake Lampropeltis zonata Reptile SC none IO
Canary Rockfish Sebastes pinniger Fish SC FT IO
Cascade red fox
   Annual Report  
Vulpes vulpes cascadensis Mammal SC none none
Cascade torrent salamander Rhyacotriton cascadae Amphibian SC none IO
Cassin's auklet Ptychoramphus aleuticus Bird SC none B
Cathlamet Pocket Gopher - Mazama Thomomys mazama louiei Mammal ST FCo IO
China Rockfish Sebastes nebulosus Fish SC none none
Chinook salmon (Lower Columbia) Oncorhynchus tshawytscha Fish SC FT none
Chinook salmon (Puget Sound) Oncorhynchus tshawytscha Fish SC FT none
Chinook salmon (Snake R. Fall) Oncorhynchus tshawytscha Fish SC FT none
Chinook salmon (Snake R. Sp/Su) Oncorhynchus tshawytscha Fish SC FT none
Chinook salmon (Upper Columbia Sp) Oncorhynchus tshawytscha Fish SC FE none
Chinquapin hairstreak Habrodais grunus herri Butterfly/Moth SC none IO
Chum salmon (Hood Canal Su)
   Recovery Plan
Oncorhynchus keta Fish SC FT none
Chum salmon (Lower Columbia) Oncorhynchus keta Fish SC FT none
Clark's grebe
   Annual Report  
Aechmophorus clarkii Bird SC none B
Coho salmon (Lower Columbia/SW WA) Oncorhynchus kisutch Fish none FT none
Columbia clubtail (dragonfly) Gomphus lynnae Other Insect SC none IO
Columbia oregonian Cryptomastix hendersoni Mollusk SC none IO
Columbia pebblesnail Fluminicola columbiana Mollusk SC none IO
Columbia River tiger beetle Cicindela columbica Other Insect SC none IO
Columbia spotted frog Rana luteiventris Amphibian SC none IO
Columbian Sharp-tailed Grouse
   Annual Report   Status Report   Recovery Plan
Tympanuchus phasianellus Bird ST none B,RSC
Columbian white-tailed deer
   Annual Report  
Odocoileus virginianus leucurus Mammal SE FE IO
Common loon Go to page
   Annual Report   Status Report  
Gavia immer Bird SS none B
Common murre Uria aalge Bird SC none B,RC
Common Sharp-tailed snake Contia tenuis Reptile SC none IO
Copper Rockfish Sebastes caurinus Fish SC none IO
Dalle's Sideband Monadenia fidelis minor Mollusk SC none
Dunn's salamander Plethodon dunni Amphibian SC none IO
Eulachon Thaleichthys pacificus Fish SC FT RC
Ferruginous hawk
   Annual Report   Recovery Plan
Buteo regalis Bird ST none B
Fin whale
   Annual Report  
Balaenoptera physalus Mammal SE FE IO
Fisher Go to page
   Annual Report   Status Report   Recovery Plan
Martes pennanti Mammal SE FC IO
Flammulated owl
   Annual Report  
Otus flammeolus Bird SC none B,RI
Giant Columbia River limpet Fisherola nuttalli Mollusk SC none IO
Giant Palouse earthworm
   Annual Report  
Driloleirus americanus Annelid SC none IO
Golden eagle Go to page
   Annual Report  
Aquila chrysaetos Bird SC none B
Gray whale
   Annual Report   Status Report  
Eschrichtius robustus Mammal SS none IO
Gray wolf Go to page
   Annual Report  
Canis lupus Mammal SE FE IO
Gray-tailed vole Microtus canicaudus Mammal SC none IO
Great arctic Oeneis nevadensis gigas Butterfly/Moth SC FCo IO
Greater Sage-grouse
   Annual Report   Status Report   Recovery Plan
Centrocercus urophasianus Bird ST FC B,RSC
Green sea turtle
   Annual Report  
Chelonia mydas Reptile ST FT IO
Green Sturgeon Acipenser medirostris Fish none FT IO
Greenstriped Rockfish Sebastes elongatus Fish SC none IO
Grizzly bear
   Annual Report  
Ursus arctos Mammal SE FT IO
Harbor porpoise Phocoena phocoena Mammal SC none RSC
Hatch's click beetle Eanus hatchi Other Insect SC none IO
Humpback whale
   Annual Report  
Megaptera novaeangliae Mammal SE FE IO
Island Marble Go to page
   Annual Report  
Euchloe ausonides Butterfly/Moth SC FCo none
Johnson's hairstreak Mitoura johnsoni Butterfly/Moth SC none IO
Juniper hairstreak Mitoura grynea barryi Butterfly/Moth SC none IO
Keen's myotis
   Annual Report  
Myotis keenii Mammal SC none B,IO
Killer whale Go to page
   Annual Report   Status Report  
Orcinus orca Mammal SE FE IO
Lake Chub Couesius plumbeus Fish SC none IO
Larch Mountain salamander
   Annual Report   Status Report  
Plethodon larselli Amphibian SS none IO
Leatherback sea turtle
   Annual Report  
Dermochelys coriacea Reptile SE FE IO
Leopard dace Rhinichthys falcatus Fish SC none IO
Leschi's Millipede Leschius mcallisteri Arthropod SC none none
Lewis' woodpecker Melanerpes lewis Bird SC none B
Loggerhead sea turtle
   Annual Report  
Caretta caretta Reptile ST FE IO
Loggerhead shrike
   Annual Report  
Lanius ludovicianus Bird SC none B
Lynx
   Annual Report   Status Report   Recovery Plan
Lynx canadensis Mammal ST FT IO
Makah copper Lycaena mariposa charlottensis Butterfly/Moth SC none none
Mann's Mollusk-eating Ground Beetle Scaphinotus mannii Other Insect SC none IO
Marbled murrelet Go to page
   Annual Report  
Brachyramphus marmoratus Bird ST FT B
Mardon skipper
   Annual Report   Status Report  
Polites mardon Butterfly/Moth SE FCo IO
Margined sculpin
   Annual Report   Status Report  
Cottus marginatus Fish SS none IO
Mazama (Western) pocket gopher
   Annual Report   Status Report  
Thomomys mazama Mammal ST none IO
Merriam's shrew Sorex merriami Mammal SC none IO
Mountain Sucker Catostomus platyrhynchus Fish SC none IO
Northern abalone Haliotis kamtschatkana Mollusk SC none IO
Northern goshawk Accipiter gentilis Bird SC FCo B
Northern leopard frog
   Annual Report   Status Report  
Rana pipiens Amphibian SE none IO
Northern Sea otter Enhydra lutris Mammal SE FCo B,RI,RSC
Northern Spotted Owl
   Annual Report  
Strix occidentalis Bird SE FT IO
Olympia oyster Ostrea lurida Mollusk SC none none
Olympia Pocket Gopher - Mazama Thomomys mazama pugetensis Mammal ST FT none
Olympic marmot
   Annual Report  
Marmota olympus Mammal SC none IO
Olympic mudminnow
   Annual Report   Status Report  
Novumbra hubbsi Fish SS none IO
Olympic Pocket Gopher - Mazama Thomomys mazama melanops Mammal ST FCo IO
Oregon silverspot butterfly
   Annual Report   Status Report  
Speyeria zerene hippolyta Butterfly/Moth SE FT IO
Oregon spotted frog
   Annual Report   Status Report   Recovery Plan
Rana pretiosa Amphibian SE FPT IO
Oregon vesper sparrow
   Annual Report  
Pooecetes gramineus affinis Bird SC none B
Pacific clubtail Gomphus kurilis Other Insect SC none IO
Pacific cod (S&C Puget Sound) Gadus macrocephalus Fish SC FCo IO
Pacific hake (Pacific-Georgia Basin DPS Merluccius productus Fish SC FCo IO
Pacific Herring Clupea pallasi Fish SC none none
Peregrine falcon
   Annual Report   Status Report  
Falco peregrinus Bird SS FCo B,RI
Pileated woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus Bird SC none B
Poplar oregonian Cryptomastix populi Mollusk SC none IO
Preble's shrew Sorex preblei Mammal SC none IO
Puget blue plebejus icarioides blackmorei Butterfly/Moth SC none none
Purple martin Progne subis Bird SC none B
Pygmy rabbit Go to page
   Annual Report   Status Report   Recovery Plan
Brachylagus idahoensis Mammal SE FE none
Pygmy Whitefish
   Annual Report   Status Report  
Prosopium coulteri Fish SS none IO
Quillback Rockfish Sebastes maliger Fish SC none IO
Redstripe Rockfish Sebastes proriger Fish SC none IO
River lamprey Lampetra ayresi Fish SC FCo IO
Rocky Mountain Tailed Frog Ascaphus montanus Amphibian SC none IO
Roy Prairie Pocket Gopher - Mazama Thomomys mazama glacialis Mammal ST FT none
Sage thrasher Oreoscoptes montanus Bird SC none B
Sagebrush lizard Sceloporus graciosus Reptile SC none IO
Sagebrush Sparrow Artemisiospiza nevadensis Bird SC none none
Sand-verbena moth Copablepharon fuscum Butterfly/Moth SC none IO
Sandhill crane
   Annual Report   Recovery Plan
Grus canadensis Bird SE none B,RLC
Shelton pocket gopher - Mazama Thomomys mazama couchi Mammal ST FCo IO
Shepard's parnassian Parnassius clodius shepardi Butterfly/Moth SC none IO
Silver-bordered fritillary Boloria selene atrocostalis Butterfly/Moth SC none none
Slender-billed white-breasted nuthatch
   Annual Report  
Sitta carolinensis aculeata Bird SC none IO
Snowy plover Go to page
   Annual Report  
Charadrius nivosus Bird SE FT none
Sockeye salmon (Ozette Lake) Oncorhynchus nerka Fish SC FT none
Sockeye salmon (Snake R.) Oncorhynchus nerka Fish SC FE none
Sperm whale
   Annual Report  
Physeter macrocephalus Mammal SE FE IO
Steelhead (Lower Columbia) Oncorhynchus mykiss Fish SC FT none
Steelhead (Middle Columbia) Oncorhynchus mykiss Fish SC FT none
Steelhead (Puget Sound) Oncorhynchus mykiss Fish none FT none
Steelhead (Snake River) Oncorhynchus mykiss Fish SC FT none
Steelhead (Upper Columbia) Oncorhynchus mykiss Fish SC FT none
Steller sea lion Go to page
   Annual Report   Status Report  
Eumetopias jubatus Mammal ST FCo RSC
Streaked horned lark
   Annual Report   Status Report   Recovery Plan
Eremophila alpestris strigata Bird SE FT B
Striped whipsnake
   Annual Report  
Masticophis taeniatus Reptile SC none IO
Taylor's checkerspot
   Annual Report   Status Report  
Euphydryas editha taylori Butterfly/Moth SE FE IO
Tenino Pocket Gopher - Mazama Thomomys mazama tumuli Mammal ST FT none
Tiger Rockfish Sebastes nigrocinctus Fish SC none IO
Townsend's big-eared bat
   Annual Report   Recovery Plan
Corynorhinus townsendii Mammal SC none B,CR
Townsend's ground squirrel
   Annual Report  
Urocitellus townsendii townsendii Mammal SC none none
Tufted puffin Go to page
   Annual Report  
Fratercula cirrhata Bird SC none RLC
Umatilla dace Rhinichthys umatilla Fish SC none IO
Upland sandpiper
   Annual Report  
Bartramia longicauda Bird SE none B,RI
Valley silverspot Speyeria zerene bremnerii Butterfly/Moth SC none IO
Van Dyke's salamander Plethodon vandykei Amphibian SC none IO
Vaux's swift Go to page
   Annual Report  
Chaetura vauxi Bird SC none B,CR
Walleye pollock (So. Puget Sound) Theragra chalcogramma Fish SC FCo IO
Washington ground squirrel
   Annual Report  
Urocitellus washingtoni Mammal SC FC none
Western gray squirrel Go to page
   Annual Report   Status Report   Recovery Plan
Sciurus griseus Mammal ST none IO
Western grebe
   Annual Report  
Aechmophorus occidentalis Bird SC none B
Western pond turtle Go to page
   Annual Report   Status Report   Recovery Plan
Actinemys marmorata Reptile SE none none
Western toad Anaxyrus boreas Amphibian SC none none
White-headed woodpecker
   Annual Report  
Picoides albolarvatus Bird SC none B,RI
White-tailed jackrabbit
   Annual Report  
Lepus townsendii Mammal SC none IO
Widow Rockfish Sebastes entomelas Fish SC none IO
Wolverine
   Annual Report  
Gulo gulo Mammal SC FC IO
Woodland caribou
   Annual Report  
Rangifer tarandus Mammal SE FE IO
Yellow-billed cuckoo
   Annual Report  
Coccyzus americanus Bird SC FPT B,RI
Yelloweye rockfish Sebastes ruberrimus Fish SC FT IO
Yellowtail Rockfish Sebastes flavidus Fish SC none IO
Yelm Pocket Gopher - Mazama Thomomys mazama yelmensis Mammal ST FT IO
Yuma skipper Ochlodes yuma Butterfly/Moth SC none IO