Fresno kangaroo rat (Dipodomys nitratoides exilis)

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Listing Status:   

Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND

General Information

The Fresno kangaroo rat (Dipodomys nitratoides exilis) is one of three subspecies of San Joaquin kangaroo rats, distinguished by being smaller than the Tipton (Dipodomys nitratoides nitratoides) and the short-nosed kangaroo rat (Dipodomys nitratoides brevinasus), a species of concern. The Fresno subspecies averages around nine inches in length.

  • States/US Territories in which the Fresno kangaroo rat, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur:  California
  • US Counties in which the Fresno kangaroo rat, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur:  View All
 
Current Listing Status Summary
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
01/30/1985 California/Nevada Region (Region 8) Wherever found

» Federal Register Documents

Federal Register Documents
Date Citation Page Title
12/30/1982 47 FR 58454 58460 Review of Vertebrate Wildlife for Listing as End. or Thr. Species
05/21/2010 75 FR 28636 28642 Initiation of 5-Year Reviews of 34 Species in California and Nevada; Availability of 96 Completed 5-Year Reviews in California and Nevada
01/30/1985 50 FR 4222 4226 Determination of End. Status & Crit. Hab. for Fresno Kangaroo Rat; 50 FR 4222-4226
11/21/1983 48 FR 552608 52611 Proposed End. Status & Crit. Hab. for Fresno Kangaroo Rat; 48 FR 552608- 52611
03/22/2006 71 FR 14538 14542 Initiation of 5-Year Reviews of 56 Species in California and Nevada: Notice of review.

» Recovery

Current Recovery Plan(s)
Date Title Plan Action Status Plan Status
09/30/1998 Recovery Plan for Upland Species of the San Joaquin Valley, California View Implementation Progress Final
Other Recovery Documents
Date Citation Page Title Document Type
03/22/2006 71 FR 14538 14542 Initiation of 5-Year Reviews of 56 Species in California and Nevada: Notice of review.
  • Notice 5-year Review
05/21/2010 75 FR 28636 28642 Initiation of 5-Year Reviews of 34 Species in California and Nevada; Availability of 96 Completed 5-Year Reviews in California and Nevada
  • Notice 5-year Review, Completion
Five Year Review
Date Title
02/16/2010 Fresno Kangaroo Rat 5-Year Review

» Critical Habitat

Date Citation Page Title Document Type Status
01/30/1985 50 FR 4222 4226 Determination of End. Status & Crit. Hab. for Fresno Kangaroo Rat; 50 FR 4222-4226 Final Rule Final designated
11/21/1983 48 FR 552608 52611 Proposed End. Status & Crit. Hab. for Fresno Kangaroo Rat; 48 FR 552608- 52611 Proposed Rule Not Required

To learn more about critical habitat please see http://ecos.fws.gov/crithab

» Conservation Plans

No conservation plans have been created for Fresno kangaroo rat.

» Petitions

» Life History

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

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