Beautiful shiner (Cyprinella formosa)

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Listing Status:   

Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND

General Information

The beautiful shiner inhabits small streams and ponds in the Rio Yaqui drainage of Arizona and Mexico. It was historically found in the Mimbres drainage in New Mexico. The male shiner in breeding colors, with yellow-orange or orange fins and a bluish body.

  • States/US Territories in which the Beautiful shiner, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur:  Arizona , New Mexico
  • US Counties in which the Beautiful shiner, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur:  View All
  • USFWS Refuges in which the Beautiful shiner, Wherever found is known to occur:  San Bernardino National Wildlife Refuge
  • Countries in which the the Beautiful shiner, Wherever found is known to occur:  Mexico
  • Additional species information
 
Current Listing Status Summary
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
1984-08-31 Southwest Region (Region 2) Wherever found

» Federal Register Documents

Federal Register Documents
Date Citation Page Title
1984-08-31 00:00:00.0 49 FR 34490 34497 Final Rule to Determine Yaqui Chub to be End. Species w/ Crit. Hab., & to Determine Beautiful Shiner & Yaqui Catfish to be Thr. Species w/ Crit. Hab.; 49 FR 34490-34497
2008-03-20 00:00:00.0 73 FR 14995 14997 5-Year Reviews of 28 Southwestern Species
1982-12-30 00:00:00.0 47 FR 58454 58460 Review of Vertebrate Wildlife for Listing as End. or Thr. Species
1983-07-15 00:00:00.0 48 FR 32527 32535 Proposed End. Status for Yaqui Chub; Proposed Thr. Status & Crit. Hab. for Beautiful Shiner & Yaqui Catfish; 48 FR 32527-32535
Special Rule Publications
Date Citation Page Title
1984-08-31 00:00:00.0 49 FR 34490 34497 Final Rule to Determine Yaqui Chub to be End. Species w/ Crit. Hab., & to Determine Beautiful Shiner & Yaqui Catfish to be Thr. Species w/ Crit. Hab.; 49 FR 34490-34497

» Recovery

Current Recovery Plan(s)
Date Title Plan Action Status Plan Status
1995-03-29 Fishes of the Rio Yaqui (4 spp.) View Implementation Progress Final
Other Recovery Documents
Date Citation Page Title Document Type
2008-03-20 73 FR 14995 14997 5-Year Reviews of 28 Southwestern Species
  • Notice 5-year Review, Initiation

» Critical Habitat

Date Citation Page Title Document Type Status
1984-08-31 49 FR 34490 34497 Final Rule to Determine Yaqui Chub to be End. Species w/ Crit. Hab., & to Determine Beautiful Shiner & Yaqui Catfish to be Thr. Species w/ Crit. Hab.; 49 FR 34490-34497 Final Rule Final designated
1983-07-15 48 FR 32527 32535 Proposed End. Status for Yaqui Chub; Proposed Thr. Status & Crit. Hab. for Beautiful Shiner & Yaqui Catfish; 48 FR 32527-32535 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
Malpai Borderlands
Safe Harbor Agreements (SHA): (learn more)
SHA Plan Summaries
Leslie Canyon Watershed SHA (Barboot/99-Ranch)

» Petitions

» Life History

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

» Other Resources

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