Sperm whale (Physeter catodon (=macrocephalus))

Federal Register | Recovery | Critical Habitat | Conservation Plans | Petitions | Life History

Listing Status:   

Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND

  • States/US Territories in which the Sperm whale, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur:  Alaska , California
  • US Counties in which the Sperm whale, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur:  View All
  • USFWS Refuges in which the Sperm whale, Wherever found is known to occur:  Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge, Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument
 
Current Listing Status Summary
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
06/02/1970 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) Wherever found

» Federal Register Documents

Federal Register Documents
Date Citation Page Title
06/02/1970 35 FR 8491 8498 Part 17 - Conservation of Endangered Species and Other Fish or Wildlife (First List of Endangered Foreign Fish and Wildlife as Appendix A)
04/14/1970 35 FR 6069 Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (Endangered Species Conservation); 35 FR 6069

» Recovery

Current Recovery Plan(s)
Date Title Plan Action Status Plan Status
12/21/2010 Sperm Whale Recovery Plan View Implementation Progress Final

» Critical Habitat

No critical habitat rules have been published for the Sperm whale.

» Conservation Plans

No conservation plans have been created for Sperm whale.

» Petitions

» Life History

No Life History information has been entered into this system for this species.

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