Devils River minnow (Dionda diaboli)
Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND
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, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: Texas
- US Counties in which the Devils River minnow, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: View All
- Countries in which the the Devils River minnow, Wherever found is known to occur: Mexico
|Status||Date Listed||Lead Region||Where Listed|
|10/20/1999||Southwest Region (Region 2)||Wherever found|
» Federal Register Documents
|Date||Title||Plan Action Status||Plan Status|
|08/22/2005||Devils River Minnow Recovery Plan||View Implementation Progress||Final|
|Date||Citation Page||Title||Document Type|
|09/13/2005||70 FR 54069 54070||Notice of Availability of the Final Devils River Minnow Recovery Plan||
|02/23/2005||70 FR 8818 8819||Notice of Availability of the Devils River Minnow Draft Recovery Plan||
|04/23/2007||72 FR 20134 20136||5-Year Reviews of 24 Southwestern Species||
|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
|CCA Plan Summaries|
|Devils River minnow|
» Life History
No Life History information has been entered into this system for this species.
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