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excludes State Monitored Species

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