Bonytail chub (Gila elegans)

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Listing Status:   

Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND

  • States/US Territories in which the Bonytail chub, Entire is known to or is believed to occur:  Arizona , California , Colorado , Nevada , Utah
  • US Counties in which the Bonytail chub, Entire is known to or is believed to occur:  View All
  • USFWS Refuges in which the Bonytail chub, Entire is known to occur:  Bill Williams River National Wildlife Refuge, Cibola National Wildlife Refuge, Colorado River Wildlife Management Area, Havasu National Wildlife Refuge, Imperial National Wildlife Refuge  ... Show All Refuges
  • Countries in which the the Bonytail chub, Entire is known to occur:  United States
 
Current Listing Status Summary
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
04/23/1980 Mountain-Prairie Region (Region 6) Entire

» Federal Register Documents

Federal Register Documents
Date Citation Page Title
05/27/2016 81 FR 33698 33700 ETWP; Initiation of 5-Year Status Reviews of 21 Species in the Mountain-Prairie Region
01/29/1993 58 FR 6578 6589 ETWP; Proposed Determination of Crititical Habitat for the Colorado River Endangered Fishes: Razorback Sucker, Colorado Squawfish, Humpback Chub, and Bonytail Chub; (Xyrauchen texanus, Ptychochelius lucius, Gila cypha, Gila elegans)
11/23/2001 66 FR 58748 Reopening of Public Comment on Draft Recovery Goals for Four Endangered Fishes of the Colorado River Basin
09/29/2006 71 FR 57558 57560 Notice of Availability: Programmatic Safe Harbor Agreement for Nevada Department of Wildlife, Clark County, NV
08/28/2002 67 FR 55270 55271 Notice of Availability of Recovery Goals for Four Endangered Fishes of the Colorado River Basin
04/18/2007 72 FR 19549 19551 Initiation of 5-Year Reviews of Seven Wildlife Species and Two Plant Species in the Mountain-Prairie Region
04/24/1978 43 FR 17375 17377 Proposed Endangered Status for the Bonytail Chub and Threatened Status for the Razorback Sucker
03/21/1994 59 FR 13374 13400 ETWP; Determination of Critical Habitat for the Colorado River Endangered Fishes: Razorback Sucker, Colorado Squawfish, Humpback Chub, and Bonytail Chub
04/23/1980 45 FR 27710 27713 Determination That the Bonytail Chub (Gila elegans) is an Endangered Species

» Recovery

Current Recovery Plan(s)
Date Title Plan Action Status Plan Status
08/01/2002 Bonytail Chub Revised Recovery Plan Goals View Implementation Progress Final Revision 1
Other Recovery Documents
Date Citation Page Title Document Type
08/28/2002 67 FR 55270 55271 Notice of Availability of Recovery Goals for Four Endangered Fishes of the Colorado River Basin
  • Notice Recovery Plan Avail.
04/18/2007 72 FR 19549 19551 Initiation of 5-Year Reviews of Seven Wildlife Species and Two Plant Species in the Mountain-Prairie Region
  • Notice 5-year Review, Initiation
05/27/2016 81 FR 33698 33700 ETWP; Initiation of 5-Year Status Reviews of 21 Species in the Mountain-Prairie Region
  • Notice 5-year Review, Initiation
Five Year Review
Date Title
08/30/2012 Bonytail (Gila elegans) 5-Year Review

» Critical Habitat

Date Citation Page Title Document Type Status
03/21/1994 59 FR 13374 13400 ETWP; Determination of Critical Habitat for the Colorado River Endangered Fishes: Razorback Sucker, Colorado Squawfish, Humpback Chub, and Bonytail Chub Final Rule Final designated
01/29/1993 58 FR 6578 6589 ETWP; Proposed Determination of Crititical Habitat for the Colorado River Endangered Fishes: Razorback Sucker, Colorado Squawfish, Humpback Chub, and Bonytail Chub; (Xyrauchen texanus, Ptychochelius lucius, Gila cypha, Gila elegans) Proposed Rule Not Required

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

» Conservation Plans

Habitat Conservation Plans (HCP) (learn more)
HCP Plan Summaries
Lower Colorado River MSCP
Lower Colorado River Multi-Species Conservation Plan (LCR MSCP)
Safe Harbor Agreements (SHA): (learn more)
SHA Plan Summaries
Razorback Sucker and Bonytail Chub Programmatic SHA in Clark County, NV

» Petitions

» Life History

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

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