Shelton pocket gopher (Thomomys mazama ssp. couchi)
Reddish brown or various shades of gray to black, depending on soil color. Pointed ear, with dark patch behind that is 5 times size of ear.
- States/US Territories in which the Shelton pocket gopher is known to or is believed to occur: Washington
- US Counties in which the Shelton pocket gopher is known to or is believed to occur: View All
|Status||Date Listed||Lead Region||Where Listed|
|Pacific Region (Region 1)|
» Candidate Information
Current Candidate Status
» Action Plans
|Mazama pocket gopher (9 subspecies) action plan|
» Conservation Plans
No conservation plans have been created for Shelton pocket gopher
|11/21/2012||77 FR 69993 70060||Review of Native Species That Are Candidates for Listing as Endangered or Threatened; Annual Notice of Findings on Resubmitted Petitions; Annual Description of Progress on Listing Actions|
|10/26/2011||76 FR 66370 66439||Review of Native Species That Are Candidates for Listing as Endangered or Threatened; Annual Notice of Findings on Resubmitted Petitions; Annual Description of Progress on Listing Actions|
» Life History
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