American Burying beetle (Nicrophorus americanus)
Listing Status: and
The FWS is currently monitoring the following populations of the American Burying beetle
Population location: Entire, except where listed as an experimental population
Listing status: Endangered
- States/US Territories in which this population is known to or is believed to occur: Arkansas , Kansas , Massachusetts , Nebraska , Ohio , Oklahoma , Rhode Island , South Dakota , Texas
- US Counties in which this population is known to or is believed to occur: View All
- USFWS Refuges in which this population is known to occur:
Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge, Valentine National Wildlife Refuge
- Countries in which the this population is known to occur: Canada
Population location: In southwestern Missouri, the counties of Cedar, St. Clair, Bates, and Vernon.
Listing status: Experimental Population, Non-Essential
|Status||Date Listed||Lead Region||Where Listed|
|1989-07-13||Southwest Region (Region 2)||Entire, except where listed as an experimental population|
|2011-07-22||Great Lakes-Big Rivers Region (Region 3)||In southwestern Missouri, the counties of Cedar, St. Clair, Bates, and Vernon.|
» Federal Register Documents
|Date||Title||Plan Action Status||Plan Status|
|1991-09-27||American Burying Beetle Recovery Plan||View Implementation Progress||Final|
|Date||Citation Page||Title||Document Type|
|2007-01-29||72 FR 4018 4019||Initiation of a 5-Year Review of Ten Listed Northeastern Species||
|2008-06-16||American Burying Beetle 5-Year Review|
» Critical Habitat
No critical habitat rules have been published for the American Burying beetle.
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» Life History
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