Valley Elderberry Longhorn beetle (Desmocerus californicus dimorphus)

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Listing Status:   

Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND

  • States/US Territories in which the Valley Elderberry Longhorn beetle, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur:  California
  • US Counties in which the Valley Elderberry Longhorn beetle, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur:  View All
  • USFWS Refuges in which the Valley Elderberry Longhorn beetle, Wherever found is known to occur:  Butte Sink Wildlife Management Area, North Central Valley Wildlife Management Area, Sacramento River National Wildlife Refuge, Stone Lakes National Wildlife Refuge
 
Current Listing Status Summary
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
1980-08-08 California/Nevada Region (Region 8) Wherever found

» Federal Register Documents

Federal Register Documents
Date Citation Page Title
2005-11-03 00:00:00.0 70 FR 66842 66844 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Extension of Comment Period for the Valley Elderberry Longhorn Beetle, Smith's Blue Butterfly, Delhi Sands Flower Loving Fly, Morro Shoulderband Snail, Giant Garter Snake, San Francisco Garter Snake, Island Night Lizard, California Least Tern, Least Bell's Vireo, Chinese Camp Brodiaea, Mariposa Pussypaws, San Clemente Island Indian Paintbrush, Spring-Loving Centaury, Springville Clarkia, San Clemente Island Larkspur, Santa Barbara Island Dudleya, Ash Meadows Gumplant, San Clemente Island Woodland Star, San Clemente Island Lotus, San Clemente Island Bush Mallow, Amargosa Niterwort, Eureka Valley Evening Primrose, Yreka Phlox, Hartweg's Golden Sunburst, San Joaquin Adobe Sunburst, Santa Cruz Island Rock-Cress, Keck's Checker-mallow, Eureka Dune Grass, Kneeland Prairie Pennycress, Hidden Lake Bluecurls, and Red Hills Vervain 5-Year Reviews.
2005-03-07 00:00:00.0 70 FR 11022 11024 Preparation of an Environmental Impact Statement for Issuance of an Incidental Take Permit Associated with a Habitat Conservation Plan for Western Placer County, CA
1980-05-02 00:00:00.0 45 FR 29373 29375 ETWP; Reproposal of Critical Habitat for California Elderberry Longhorn Beetle
2013-11-04 00:00:00.0 78 FR 66058 66061 Habitat Conservation Plan for South Sacramento County, California
2007-02-14 00:00:00.0 72 FR 7064 7084 Initiation of 5-Year Reviews of 58 Species in California and Nevada; Availability of Completed 5-Year Reviews in California and Nevada
2014-09-17 00:00:00.0 79 FR 55879 55917 Withdrawal of the Proposed Rule To Remove the Valley Elderberry Longhorn Beetle From the Federal List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife
2005-07-07 00:00:00.0 70 FR 39327 39329 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Initiation of 5-Year Reviews of the Valley Elderberry Longhorn Beetle, Smith's Blue Butterfly, Delhi Sands Flower Loving Fly, Morro Shoulderband Snail, Giant Garter Snake, San Francisco Garter Snake, Island Night Lizard, California Least Tern, Least Bell's Vireo, Chinese Camp Brodiaea, Mariposa Pussypaws, San Clemente Island Indian Paintbrush, Spring-Loving Centaury, Springville Clarkia, San Clemente Island Larkspur, Santa Barbara Island Dudleya, Ash Meadows Gumplant, San Clemente Island Woodland Star, San Clemente Island Lotus, San Clemente Island Bush Mallow, Amargosa Niterwort, Eureka Valley Evening Primrose, Yreka Phlox, Hartweg's Golden Sunburst, San Joaquin Adobe Sunburst, Santa Cruz Island Rock-Cress, Keck's Checker-mallow, Eureka Dune Grass, Kneeland Prairie Pennycress, Hidden Lake Bluecurls, and Red Hills Vervain
2013-01-23 00:00:00.0 78 FR 4812 4813 Reopening of Comment Period for the Proposed Removal of the Valley Elderberry Longhorn Beetle From the Federal List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife
1980-08-08 00:00:00.0 45 FR 52803 52807 Listing the Valley Elderberry Longhorn Beetle as a Threatened Species with Critical Habitat
1978-08-10 00:00:00.0 43 FR 35636 35643 Proposed Endangered or Threatened Status and Critical Habitat for Ten Beetles
2011-08-19 00:00:00.0 76 FR 51929 51931 90-Day Finding on a Petition To Delist the Valley Elderberry Longhorn Beetle
2002-11-04 00:00:00.0 67 FR 67209 67210 Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior:Draft Environmental Impact Report/Environmental Impact Statement and Habitat Conservation Plan for the Natomas Basin, Sacramento County, CA; Extension of comment period and notice of availability.
2012-10-02 00:00:00.0 77 FR 60237 60276 Proposed Rule; Removal of the Valley Elderberry Longhorn Beetle From the Federal List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife

» Recovery

Current Recovery Plan(s)
Date Title Plan Action Status Plan Status
1984-06-28 Valley Elderberry Longhorn Beetle Recovery Plan View Implementation Progress Final
Other Recovery Documents
Date Citation Page Title Document Type
2012-10-02 77 FR 60237 60276 Proposed Rule; Removal of the Valley Elderberry Longhorn Beetle From the Federal List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife
  • Proposed Delisting, Recovered
2007-02-14 72 FR 7064 7084 Initiation of 5-Year Reviews of 58 Species in California and Nevada; Availability of Completed 5-Year Reviews in California and Nevada
  • Notice 5-year Review, Completion
2005-07-07 70 FR 39327 39329 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Initiation of 5-Year Reviews of the Valley Elderberry Longhorn Beetle, Smith's Blue Butterfly, Delhi Sands Flower Loving Fly, Morro Shoulderband Snail, Giant Garter Snake, San Francisco Garter Snake, Island Night Lizard, California Least Tern, Least Bell's Vireo, Chinese Camp Brodiaea, Mariposa Pussypaws, San Clemente Island Indian Paintbrush, Spring-Loving Centaury, Springville Clarkia, San Clemente Island Larkspur, Santa Barbara Island Dudleya, Ash Meadows Gumplant, San Clemente Island Woodland Star, San Clemente Island Lotus, San Clemente Island Bush Mallow, Amargosa Niterwort, Eureka Valley Evening Primrose, Yreka Phlox, Hartweg's Golden Sunburst, San Joaquin Adobe Sunburst, Santa Cruz Island Rock-Cress, Keck's Checker-mallow, Eureka Dune Grass, Kneeland Prairie Pennycress, Hidden Lake Bluecurls, and Red Hills Vervain
  • Notice 5-year Review, Initiation
2005-11-03 70 FR 66842 66844 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Extension of Comment Period for the Valley Elderberry Longhorn Beetle, Smith's Blue Butterfly, Delhi Sands Flower Loving Fly, Morro Shoulderband Snail, Giant Garter Snake, San Francisco Garter Snake, Island Night Lizard, California Least Tern, Least Bell's Vireo, Chinese Camp Brodiaea, Mariposa Pussypaws, San Clemente Island Indian Paintbrush, Spring-Loving Centaury, Springville Clarkia, San Clemente Island Larkspur, Santa Barbara Island Dudleya, Ash Meadows Gumplant, San Clemente Island Woodland Star, San Clemente Island Lotus, San Clemente Island Bush Mallow, Amargosa Niterwort, Eureka Valley Evening Primrose, Yreka Phlox, Hartweg's Golden Sunburst, San Joaquin Adobe Sunburst, Santa Cruz Island Rock-Cress, Keck's Checker-mallow, Eureka Dune Grass, Kneeland Prairie Pennycress, Hidden Lake Bluecurls, and Red Hills Vervain 5-Year Reviews.
  • Notice 5-year Review
  • Notice Comment Period Extension
Five Year Review
Date Title
2006-09-26 Valley Elderberry Longhorn Beetle 5-Year Review

» Critical Habitat

Date Citation Page Title Document Type Status
1980-08-08 45 FR 52803 52807 Listing the Valley Elderberry Longhorn Beetle as a Threatened Species with Critical Habitat Final Rule Final designated
1980-05-02 45 FR 29373 29375 ETWP; Reproposal of Critical Habitat for California Elderberry Longhorn Beetle Proposed Rule Not Required
1978-08-10 43 FR 35636 35643 Proposed Endangered or Threatened Status and Critical Habitat for Ten Beetles Proposed Rule Final designated

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

» Conservation Plans

Habitat Conservation Plans (HCP) (learn more)
HCP Plan Summaries
City of Marysville
City of Waterford
Folsom Professional Center
Kern Water Bank
Lennane Properties
Natomas Basin, Metro Air Park
Natomas Basin Revised HCP and Litigation Resolution - City of Sacramento, Sutter County, and Natomas Basin Conservancy
Offices at Parkshore, Low-Effect HCP (Folsom, CA)
Ox Yoke Road
PG&E San Joaquin Valley Operations & Maintenance HCP
Prairie City Crossing Project Site, Regency Realty
Raley's Landing
San Joaquin County Multi-Species Habitat Conservation and Open Space Plan
Shimboff Low Effect
Teichert Esparto Mining Project
Tulare Irrigation District Main Intake Canal Lining Project
University of California, Davis -- 2002 Campus Projects
University of California, Davis -- La Rue Housing/Bowley Center
UPRR, Sacramento Rail Yard
Westwood Tributary Point Ltd., Office Project
Weyerhaeuser Venture;Tributary Point, Parcel 9
Safe Harbor Agreements (SHA): (learn more)
SHA Plan Summaries
Abbott Lake Unit of the Feather River Wildlife area
Burrows - Big Bluff
Chico (River Partners)
City of Elk Grove Safe Harbor Agreement
East Bay Municipal Utility District Upper Mokelumne River Watershed
Mokelumne River Programmatic
Sacramento River Conservation Area Forum
Solano County Water Agency
Yolo County Audubon

» Petitions

» Life History

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

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