U.S. FWS
Environmental Conservation Online System
Conserving the Nature of America

Listed species believed to or known to occur in North Carolina

Notes:

Listed species -- 66 listings

Animals -- 39 listings
Status Species/Listing Name
E Bat, gray Entire (Myotis grisescens)
E Bat, Indiana Entire (Myotis sodalis)
T Bat, Northern long-eared  (Myotis septentrionalis)
E Bat, Virginia big-eared Entire (Corynorhinus (=Plecotus) townsendii virginianus)
E Bean, Cumberland (pearlymussel) Entire Range; Except where listed as Experimental Populations (Villosa trabalis)
E Butterfly, Saint Francis' satyr Entire (Neonympha mitchellii francisci)
T Chub, spotfin Entire (Erimonax monachus)
E Elktoe, Appalachian Entire (Alasmidonta raveneliana)
T globe, noonday Entire (Patera clarki nantahala)
E Heelsplitter, Carolina Entire (Lasmigona decorata)
T Knot, red  (Calidris canutus rufa)
E Logperch, Roanoke Entire (Percina rex)
E Manatee, West Indian Entire (Trichechus manatus)
E Pearlymussel, littlewing Entire (Pegias fabula)
T Plover, piping except Great Lakes watershed (Charadrius melodus)
E Sawfish, smalltooth United States DPS (Pristis pectinata)
T Sea turtle, green Except where endangered (Chelonia mydas)
E Sea turtle, hawksbill Entire (Eretmochelys imbricata)
E Sea turtle, Kemp's ridley Entire (Lepidochelys kempii)
E Sea turtle, leatherback Entire (Dermochelys coriacea)
T Sea turtle, loggerhead Northwest Atlantic Ocean DPS (Caretta caretta)
E Shiner, Cape Fear Entire (Notropis mekistocholas)
T Silverside, Waccamaw Entire (Menidia extensa)
E Spider, spruce-fir moss  (Microhexura montivaga)
E Spinymussel, James Entire (Pleurobema collina)
E Spinymussel, Tar River Entire (Elliptio steinstansana)
E Squirrel, Carolina northern flying Entire (Glaucomys sabrinus coloratus)
T Stork, wood AL, FL, GA, MS, NC, SC (Mycteria americana)
E Sturgeon, Atlantic Carolina DPS (Acipenser oxyrinchus oxyrinchus)
E Sturgeon, shortnose Entire (Acipenser brevirostrum)
E Tern, roseate northeast U.S. nesting pop. (Sterna dougallii dougallii)
T Tern, roseate Western Hemisphere except NE U.S. (Sterna dougallii dougallii)
E Wedgemussel, dwarf Entire (Alasmidonta heterodon)
E Whale, finback Entire (Balaenoptera physalus)
E Whale, humpback Entire (Megaptera novaeangliae)
E Whale, North Atlantic Right Entire (Eubalaena glacialis)
E Whale, sperm Entire (Physeter catodon (=macrocephalus))
E Wolf, red except where EXPN (Canis rufus)
E Woodpecker, red-cockaded Entire (Picoides borealis)
Plants -- 27 listings
Status Species/Listing Name
T Amaranth, seabeach (Amaranthus pumilus)
E Arrowhead, bunched (Sagittaria fasciculata)
E Avens, spreading (Geum radiatum)
E Bittercress, small-anthered (Cardamine micranthera)
T Blazingstar, Heller's (Liatris helleri)
E Bluet, Roan Mountain (Hedyotis purpurea var. montana)
E Chaffseed, American (Schwalbea americana)
E Coneflower, smooth (Echinacea laevigata)
E Dropwort, Canby's (Oxypolis canbyi)
T Goldenrod, Blue Ridge (Solidago spithamaea)
E Harperella (Ptilimnium nodosum)
T Heartleaf, dwarf-flowered (Hexastylis naniflora)
T Heather, mountain golden (Hudsonia montana)
E Irisette, white (Sisyrinchium dichotomum)
T Joint-vetch, Sensitive (Aeschynomene virginica)
E Lichen, rock gnome (Gymnoderma lineare)
E Loosestrife, rough-leaved (Lysimachia asperulaefolia)
E Meadowrue, Cooley's (Thalictrum cooleyi)
T Pink, swamp (Helonias bullata)
E Pitcher-plant, green (Sarracenia oreophila)
E Pitcher-plant, mountain sweet (Sarracenia rubra ssp. jonesii)
T Pogonia, small whorled (Isotria medeoloides)
E Pondberry (Lindera melissifolia)
E Sedge, golden (Carex lutea)
T Spiraea, Virginia (Spiraea virginiana)
E Sumac, Michaux's (Rhus michauxii)
E Sunflower, Schweinitz's (Helianthus schweinitzii)