Devils River minnow (Dionda diaboli)

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Listing Status:   

Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND

General Information

The Devils River minnow (Dionda diaboli Hubbs and Brown) is a small fish in the minnow family (Cyprinidae). Its historic range includes Rio Grande tributary streams in Val Verde and Kinney counties, Texas, (Devils River, San Felipe, Sycamore, Pinto, and Las Moras creeks) and several streams in northern Mexico. However, the fish has been eliminated or reduced throughout much of its range. The primary threats to the species include habitat loss and degradation (water quantity and quality) and impacts from non-native species.

  • States/US Territories in which the Devils River minnow, Entire is known to or is believed to occur:  Texas
  • US Counties in which the Devils River minnow, Entire is known to or is believed to occur:  View All
  • Countries in which the the Devils River minnow, Entire is known to occur:  Mexico
 
Current Listing Status Summary
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
10/20/1999 Southwest Region (Region 2) Entire

» Federal Register Documents

Federal Register Documents
Date Citation Page Title
11/15/1994 59 FR 58982 59028 ETWP; Animal Candidate Review for Listing as Endangered or Threatened Species.
02/28/1996 61 FR 7597 7613 ETWP; Review of Plant and Animal Taxa That Are Candidates for Listing as Endangered or Threatened Species
10/30/2001 66 FR 54808 54832 ETWP; Review of Plant and Animal Species That Are Candidates or Proposed for Listing as Endangered or Threatened,Annual Notice of Findings on Recycled Petitions, and Annual Description of Progress on Listing Actions; Proposed Rule
04/23/2007 72 FR 20134 20136 5-Year Reviews of 24 Southwestern Species
09/13/2005 70 FR 54069 54070 Notice of Availability of the Final Devils River Minnow Recovery Plan
10/25/1999 64 FR 57535 57547 Review of Plant and Animal Taxa That Are Candidates or Proposed for Listing as Endangered or Threatened; Annual Notice of Findings on Recycled Petitions; Annual Description of Progress on Listing Actions
08/12/2008 73 FR 46988 47026 Designation of Critical Habitat for the Devils River Minnow
05/16/1980 45 FR 32348 32350 ETWP; Reproposal of Critical Habitat for the Devil's River Minnow
07/31/2007 72 FR 41679 41701 Designation of Critical Habitat for the Devils River Minnow: Proposed rule
03/27/1998 63 FR 14885 14892 ETWP; Proposed Rule To List the Devils River Minnow (Dionda didboli) as Endangered
08/15/1978 43 FR 36117 36120 Proposed Endangered and Threatened Status for Three Texas Fishes
09/19/1997 62 FR 49398 49397 Review of Plant and Animal Taxa
12/30/1982 47 FR 58454 58460 Review of Vertebrate Wildlife for Listing as End. or Thr. Species
02/23/2005 70 FR 8818 8819 Notice of Availability of the Devils River Minnow Draft Recovery Plan
09/30/1980 45 FR 64853 Withdrawal of Expired Proposals for Listing Devil's River Minnow and Virgin River Chub
01/06/1989 54 FR 554 579 ETWP; Animal Notice of Review; 54 FR 554 579
11/21/1991 56 FR 58804 58836 ETWP; Animal Candidate Review for Listing as Endangered or Threatened Species; 56 FR 58804 58836
10/20/1999 64 FR 56596 56609 ETWP; Final Rule to List the Devils River Minnow as Threatened
09/18/1985 50 FR 37958 37967 Review of Vertebrate Wildlife; Notice of Review; 50 FR 37958-37967

» Recovery

Current Recovery Plan(s)
Date Title Plan Action Status Plan Status
08/22/2005 Devils River Minnow Recovery Plan View Implementation Progress Final
Other Recovery Documents
Date Citation Page Title Document Type
09/13/2005 70 FR 54069 54070 Notice of Availability of the Final Devils River Minnow Recovery Plan
  • Notice Final Recovery Plan Availability
02/23/2005 70 FR 8818 8819 Notice of Availability of the Devils River Minnow Draft Recovery Plan
  • Notice Draft Recovery Plan Availability
04/23/2007 72 FR 20134 20136 5-Year Reviews of 24 Southwestern Species
  • Notice 5-year Review, Initiation
Five Year Review
Date Title
09/11/2008 Completed 5-year review for the Devils River Minnow

» Critical Habitat

Date Citation Page Title Document Type Status
08/12/2008 73 FR 46988 47026 Designation of Critical Habitat for the Devils River Minnow Final Rule Final designated
07/31/2007 72 FR 41679 41701 Designation of Critical Habitat for the Devils River Minnow: Proposed rule Proposed Rule Not Required
05/16/1980 45 FR 32348 32350 ETWP; Reproposal of Critical Habitat for the Devil's River Minnow Proposed Rule Not Required
08/15/1978 43 FR 36117 36120 Proposed Endangered and Threatened Status for Three Texas Fishes Proposed Rule Unknown

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

» Conservation Plans

Candidate Conservation Agreements (CCA): (learn more)
CCA Plan Summaries
Devils River minnow

» Petitions

» Life History

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

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