Special rule report

Mammals

Status Species Name Special Rules Published Date
T Argali  Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Tajikistan  (Ovis ammon) 17.40(j) 06/23/1992
T Baboon, gelada  Wherever found  (Theropithecus gelada) 17.40(c) 10/19/1976
T Bat, Northern long-eared  Wherever found  (Myotis septentrionalis) 17.40(o) 01/14/2016
RT Bear, American black  County range of LA b.bear  (Ursus americanus) 17.40(i) 01/07/1992
EXPN Bear, grizzly  Bitterroot Ecosystem Recovery Zone Population  (Ursus arctos horribilis) 17.84(l) 11/17/2000
T Bear, grizzly  U.S.A., conterminous (lower 48) States, except where listed as an experimental population or delisted  (Ursus arctos horribilis) 17.40(b) 09/23/1986
T Bear, polar  Wherever found  (Ursus maritimus) 17.40(q) 02/20/2013
T Deer, Columbian white-tailed  Columbia River DPS  (Odocoileus virginianus leucurus) null 10/17/2016
T Elephant, African  Wherever found  (Loxodonta africana) 17.40(e) 06/06/2016
E Ferret, black-footed  Wherever found, except where listed as an experimental population  (Mustela nigripes) 17.84(g) 05/16/2003
EXPN Ferret, black-footed  U.S.A. (WY and specified portions of AZ, CO, MT, SD, and UT, see 17.84(g)(9))  (Mustela nigripes) 17.84(g) 05/16/2003
T Langur, long-tailed  Indonesia  (Presbytis potenziani) 17.40(c) 10/19/1976
T Langur, purple-faced  Wherever found  (Presbytis senex) 17.40(c) 10/19/1976
T Leopard  Gabon to Kenya and southward  (Panthera pardus) 17.40(f) 01/28/1982
T Loris, lesser slow  Wherever found  (Nycticebus pygmaeus) 17.40(c) 10/19/1976
T Lynx, Canada  Wherever Found in Contiguous U.S.  (Lynx canadensis) 17.40(k), 23.54 03/24/2000
T Macaque, Formosan rock  Wherever found  (Macaca cyclopis) 17.40(c) 10/19/1976
T Macaque, Japanese  Wherever found  (Macaca fuscata) 17.40(c) 10/19/1976
T Macaque, stump-tailed  Wherever found  (Macaca arctoides) 17.40(c) 10/19/1976
T Macaque, Toque  Wherever found  (Macaca sinica) 17.40(c) 10/19/1976
T Manatee, West Indian  Wherever found  (Trichechus manatus) 17.103, 17.108, 17.108(a), 17.108(c) 04/07/2005
T Markhor, Straight-horned  Wherever found  (Capra falconeri megaceros) 17.40(n) 10/07/2014
T Monkey, black howler  Wherever found  (Alouatta pigra) 17.40(c) 10/19/1976
T Mouse, Preble's meadow jumping  wherever found  (Zapus hudsonius preblei) 17.40(l) 05/20/2004
T Otter, Northern Sea  Southwest Alaska DPS  (Enhydra lutris kenyoni) 17.40(p) 08/15/2006
T Otter, southern sea  Wherever found  (Enhydra lutris nereis) 17.84(d) 09/27/1988
T Pocket gopher, Olympia  Wherever found  (Thomomys mazama pugetensis) 17.40(a) 04/09/2014
T Pocket gopher, Roy Prairie  Wherever found  (Thomomys mazama glacialis) 17.40(a) 04/09/2014
T Pocket gopher, Tenino  Wherever found  (Thomomys mazama tumuli) 17.40(a) 04/09/2014
T Pocket gopher, Yelm  Wherever found  (Thomomys mazama yelmensis) 17.40(a) 04/09/2014
T Prairie dog, Utah  Wherever found  (Cynomys parvidens) 17.40(g) 08/02/2012
EXPN Pronghorn, Sonoran  U.S.A. (AZ), Mexico  (Antilocapra americana sonoriensis) 17.84(v) 05/05/2011
SAT Puma (=mountain lion)  FL  (Puma (=Felis) concolor (all subsp. except coryi)) 17.40(h) 08/14/1991
T Seal, Guadalupe fur  Wherever found  (Arctocephalus townsendi) 223.201 03/23/1999
RT Squirrel, Delmarva Peninsula fox  U.S.A. (DE, Sussex Co.)  (Sciurus niger cinereus) 17.84(a) No date
T Tamarin, white-footed  Wherever found  (Saguinus leucopus) 17.40(c) 10/19/1976
T Tarsier, Philippine  Wherever found  (Tarsius syrichta) 17.40(c) 10/19/1976
T Vicuna  Entire, except Ecuador  (Vicugna vicugna) 17.40(m) 05/30/2002
RT Whale, humpback  Wherever found  (Megaptera novaeangliae) 224.101, 224.103 01/19/1995
T Wolf, gray  MN  (Canis lupus) 17.40(d) 12/12/1985
EXPN Wolf, Mexican  U.S.A. (portions of AZ and NM)see 17.84(k)  (Canis lupus baileyi) 17.84(k) 01/12/1998
EXPN Wolf, red  U.S.A. (portions of NC and TN)  (Canis rufus) 17.84(c) 11/04/1991

Birds

Status Species Name Special Rules Published Date
T Cockatoo, salmon-crested  Wherever found  (Cacatua moluccensis) 17.41(c) 03/12/2013
T Cockatoo, white  Wherever found  (Cacatua alba) 17.41(c) 06/24/2014
EXPN Condor, California  U.S.A. (specific portions of Arizona, Nevada, and Utah)  (Gymnogyps californianus) 17.84(j) 10/16/1996
EXPN Crane, whooping  U.S.A. (AL, AR, CO, FL, GA, ID, IL, IN, IA, KY, LA, MI, MN, MS, MO, NC, NM, OH, SC, TN, UT, VA, WI, WV, western half of WY)  (Grus americana) 17.84(h) 06/26/2001
EXPN Crane, whooping  U.S.A. (CO, ID, FL, NM, UT, and the western half of Wyoming)  (Grus americana) 17.84(h) 07/21/1997
T Gnatcatcher, coastal California  Wherever found  (Polioptila californica californica) 17.41(b), null 12/10/1993
T Horned lark, streaked  Wherever found  (Eremophila alpestris strigata) 17.41(a) 10/03/2013
T Parrot, yellow-billed  Wherever found  (Amazona collaria) 17.41(c) 03/12/2013
UR Prairie-chicken, lesser  Wherever found  (Tympanuchus pallidicinctus) 17.41(d) 04/10/2014
EXPN Rail, Guam  Rota  (Rallus owstoni) 17.84(f) 10/30/1989
T Warbler, elfin-woods  Wherever found  (Setophaga angelae) 17.11(h) 06/22/2016

Reptiles

Status Species Name Special Rules Published Date
SAT Alligator, American  Wherever found  (Alligator mississippiensis) 17.42(a), 23.57 10/31/1985
SAT Caiman, brown  Wherever found  (Caiman crocodilus fuscus (includes Caiman crocodilus chiapasius)) 17.42(g) 05/04/2000
SAT Caiman, common  Wherever found  (Caiman crocodilus crocodilus) 17.42(g) 05/04/2000
T Caiman, Yacare  Wherever found  (Caiman yacare) 17.42(g) 05/04/2000
T Crocodile, Nile  Wherever found  (Crocodylus niloticus) 17.42(c) 09/23/1993
T Crocodile, saltwater  Australia  (Crocodylus porosus) 17.42(c) 06/24/1996
T gartersnake, northern Mexican  Wherever found  (Thamnophis eques megalops) 17.42(g) 07/08/2014
E Sea turtle, hawksbill  Wherever found  (Eretmochelys imbricata) 224.104 03/23/1999
E Sea turtle, Kemp's ridley  Wherever found  (Lepidochelys kempii) 224.104 03/23/1999
E Sea turtle, leatherback  Wherever found  (Dermochelys coriacea) 224.104 03/23/1999
E Sea turtle, olive ridley  Breeding colony populations on Pacific coast of Mexico  (Lepidochelys olivacea) 224.104 03/23/1999
T Sea turtle, olive ridley  Wherever found, except when listed as endangered under 50 CFR 224.101  (Lepidochelys olivacea) 17.42(b), 223.205, 223.206, 223.207 03/23/1999
T Skink, bluetail mole  Wherever found  (Eumeces egregius lividus) 17.42(d) 11/06/1987
T Skink, sand  Wherever found  (Neoseps reynoldsi) 17.42(d) 11/06/1987
T Snake, black pine  Wherever found  (Pituophis melanoleucus lodingi) 17.42(h) 10/06/2015
SAT Tortoise, desert  AZ south and east of Colorado R., and Mexico, when found outside of Mexico or said range in AZ  (Gopherus agassizii) 17.42(e) 04/02/1990
SAT turtle, bog  U.S.A. (GA, NC, SC, TN, VA)  (Clemmys muhlenbergii) 17.42(f) 11/04/1997

Amphibians

Status Species Name Special Rules Published Date
T Frog, California red-legged  Wherever found  (Rana draytonii) 17.43(d) 04/13/2006
T Frog, Chiricahua leopard  Wherever found  (Rana chiricahuensis) 17.43(b) 06/13/2002
T Salamander, California tiger  U.S.A. (Central CA DPS)  (Ambystoma californiense) 17.43(c) 08/04/2004
T Salamander, Georgetown  Wherever found  (Eurycea naufragia) 17.43(e) 08/07/2015
T Salamander, San Marcos  Wherever found  (Eurycea nana) 17.43(a) 07/14/1980

Fishes

Status Species Name Special Rules Published Date
T Catfish, Yaqui  Wherever found  (Ictalurus pricei) 17.44(h) 08/31/1984
T Chub, Chihuahua  Wherever found  (Gila nigrescens) 17.44(g) 10/11/1983
T Chub, Hutton tui  Wherever found  (Gila bicolor ssp.) 17.44(j) 03/28/1985
T Chub, slender  Wherever found  (Erimystax cahni) 17.44(c) 09/09/1977
T Chub, Sonora  Wherever found  (Gila ditaenia) 17.44(o) 04/30/1986
EXPN Chub, spotfin  U.S.A. (AL, TN-specified portions of Shoal Creek; see 17.84(m)(1)(ii))  (Erimonax monachus) 17.84(o) 04/08/2005
EXPN Chub, spotfin  U.S.A. (TN-specified portions of the Tellico River; see 17.84(m)(1)(i))  (Erimonax monachus) 17.84(m) 08/12/2002
T Chub, spotfin  Wherever found, except where listed as an experimental population  (Erimonax monachus) 17.44(c) 09/09/1977
T Dace, desert  Wherever found  (Eremichthys acros) 17.44(m) 12/10/1985
T Dace, Foskett speckled  Wherever found  (Rhinichthys osculus ssp.) 17.44(j) 03/28/1985
T Darter, bayou  Wherever found  (Etheostoma rubrum) 17.44(b) 09/25/1975
EXPN Darter, boulder  Shoal Creek  (Etheostoma wapiti) 17.84(o) 04/08/2005
EXPN Darter, duskytail  Tellico River, TN  (Etheostoma percnurum) 17.84(m) 08/12/2002
T Darter, leopard  Wherever found  (Percina pantherina) 17.44(d) 01/27/1978
T Darter, Niangua  Wherever found  (Etheostoma nianguae) 17.44(k) 06/12/1985
T Darter, Okaloosa  Wherever found  (Etheostoma okaloosae) 17.44(bb) 04/01/2011
T Darter, slackwater  Wherever found  (Etheostoma boschungi) 17.44(c) 09/09/1977
EXPN Madtom, smoky  Tellico River, TN  (Noturus baileyi) 17.84(m) 08/12/2002
EXPN Madtom, yellowfin  U.S.A. (TN-specified portions of the Tellico River; see 17.84(e)(1)(ii))  (Noturus flavipinnis) 17.84(e) 08/12/2002
EXPN Madtom, yellowfin  U.S.A. (TN, VA-specified portions of the Holston River and watershed; see 17.84(e)(1)(i))  (Noturus flavipinnis) 17.84(e) 08/04/1988
T Madtom, yellowfin  Wherever found, except where listed as an experimental population  (Noturus flavipinnis) 17.44(c) 09/09/1977
E Minnow, loach  Wherever found  (Tiaroga cobitis) 17.44(q) 10/28/1986
EXPN Minnow, Rio Grande Silvery  Rio Grande, from Little Box Canyon to Amistad Dam  (Hybognathus amarus) 17.84(u) 12/08/2008
EXPN Pikeminnow (=squawfish), Colorado  Salt and Verde R. drainages, AZ  (Ptychocheilus lucius) 17.84(b) 07/24/1985
T Salmon, Chinook  Lower Columbia River ESU  (Oncorhynchus (=Salmo) tshawytscha) 223.203 07/10/2000
T Salmon, Chinook  Puget Sound ESU  (Oncorhynchus (=Salmo) tshawytscha) 223.203 07/10/2000
T Salmon, Chinook  Upper Willamette River ESU  (Oncorhynchus (=Salmo) tshawytscha) 223.203 07/10/2000
T Salmon, chum  Columbia River ESU  (Oncorhynchus keta) 223.203 07/10/2000
T Salmon, chum  Hood Canal summer-run ESU  (Oncorhynchus keta) 223.203 07/10/2000
T Salmon, sockeye  Ozette Lake ESU  (Oncorhynchus (=Salmo) nerka) 223.203 07/10/2000
T Sculpin, pygmy  Wherever found  (Cottus paulus (=pygmaeus)) 17.44(u) 09/28/1989
T Shiner, beautiful  Wherever found  (Cyprinella formosa) 17.44(h) 08/31/1984
T Shiner, Pecos bluntnose  Wherever found  (Notropis simus pecosensis) 17.44(r) 02/20/1987
T Silverside, Waccamaw  Wherever found  (Menidia extensa) 17.44(s) 04/08/1987
E Spikedace  Wherever found  (Meda fulgida) 17.44(p) 07/01/1986
T Spinedace, Big Spring  Wherever found  (Lepidomeda mollispinis pratensis) 17.44(i) 03/28/1985
T Spinedace, Little Colorado  Wherever found  (Lepidomeda vittata) 17.44(t) 09/16/1987
T Springfish, Railroad Valley  Wherever found  (Crenichthys nevadae) 17.44(n) 03/31/1986
T Steelhead  California Central Valley DPS  (Oncorhynchus (=Salmo) mykiss) 223.203 07/10/2000
T Steelhead  Central California Coast DPS  (Oncorhynchus (=Salmo) mykiss) 223.203 07/10/2000
T Steelhead  Lower Columbia River DPS  (Oncorhynchus (=Salmo) mykiss) 223.203 07/10/2000
T Steelhead  Middle Columbia River DPS  (Oncorhynchus (=Salmo) mykiss) 223.203 07/10/2000
T Steelhead  Snake River Basin DPS  (Oncorhynchus (=Salmo) mykiss) 223.203 07/10/2000
T Steelhead  South-Central California Coast DPS  (Oncorhynchus (=Salmo) mykiss) 223.203 07/10/2000
T Steelhead  Upper Willamette River DPS  (Oncorhynchus (=Salmo) mykiss) 223.203 07/10/2000
T Sturgeon, Beluga  Wherever found  (Huso huso) 17.44(y) 03/04/2005
T Sturgeon (Gulf subspecies), Atlantic  Wherever found  (Acipenser oxyrinchus (=oxyrhynchus) desotoi) 17.44(v) 09/30/1991
SAT Sturgeon, Shovelnose  Wherever found  (Scaphirhynchus platorynchus) 17.44(aa) 09/01/2010
T Sucker, Warner  Wherever found  (Catostomus warnerensis) 17.44(l) 09/27/1985
T Trout, Apache  Wherever found  (Oncorhynchus apache) 17.44(a) 07/16/1975
T Trout, bull  U.S.A., conterminous, lower 48 states  (Salvelinus confluentus) 17.44(w), 17.44(x) 04/08/1999
T Trout, Gila  Wherever found  (Oncorhynchus gilae) 17.44(z) 07/18/2006
T trout, Greenback Cutthroat  Wherever found  (Oncorhynchus clarki stomias) 17.44(f) 04/18/1978
T Trout, Lahontan cutthroat  Wherever found  (Oncorhynchus clarkii henshawi) 17.44(a) 07/16/1975
T Trout, Little Kern golden  Wherever found  (Oncorhynchus aguabonita whitei) 17.44(e) 04/13/1978
T Trout, Paiute cutthroat  Wherever found  (Oncorhynchus clarkii seleniris) 17.44(a) 07/16/1975
EXPN Woundfin  Gila R. drainage, AZ, NM  (Plagopterus argentissimus) 17.84(b) 07/24/1985

Clams

Status Species Name Special Rules Published Date
EXPN Bean, Cumberland (pearlymussel)  AL; Free-Flowing Reach of the Tennessee River below the Wilson Dam, Colbert and Lauderdale Counties, AL  (Villosa trabalis) 17.85(a) 06/14/2001
EXPN Blossom, tubercled (pearlymussel)  AL; Free-Flowing Reach of the Tennessee River below the Wilson Dam, Colbert and Lauderdale Counties, AL  (Epioblasma torulosa torulosa) 17.85(a) 06/14/2001
EXPN Blossom, turgid (pearlymussel)  AL; Free-Flowing Reach of the Tennessee River below the Wilson Dam, Colbert and Lauderdale Counties, AL  (Epioblasma turgidula) 17.85(a) 06/14/2001
EXPN Blossom, yellow (pearlymussel)  AL; Free-Flowing Reach of the Tennessee River below the Wilson Dam, Colbert and Lauderdale Counties, AL  (Epioblasma florentina florentina) 17.85(a) 06/14/2001
EXPN Clubshell  AL; Free-Flowing Reach of the Tennessee River below the Wilson Dam, Colbert and Lauderdale Counties, AL  (Pleurobema clava) 17.85(a) 06/14/2001
EXPN Combshell, Cumberlandian  AL; Free-Flowing Reach of the Tennessee River below the Wilson Dam, Colbert and Lauderdale Counties, AL  (Epioblasma brevidens) 17.85(a) 06/14/2001
EXPN Lampmussel, Alabama  AL; Free-Flowing Reach of the Tennessee River below the Wilson Dam, Colbert and Lauderdale Counties, AL  (Lampsilis virescens) 17.85(a) 06/14/2001
EXPN Mapleleaf, winged  U.S.A. (AL-specified portions of the Tennessee River; see 17.85(a)(1))  (Quadrula fragosa) 17.85(a) 06/14/2001
EXPN Monkeyface, Cumberland (pearlymussel)  AL; Free-Flowing Reach of the Tennessee River below the Wilson Dam, Colbert and Lauderdale Counties, AL  (Quadrula intermedia) 17.85(a) 06/14/2001
EXPN Mussel, oyster  AL; Free-Flowing Reach of the Tennessee River below the Wilson Dam, Colbert and Lauderdale Counties, AL  (Epioblasma capsaeformis) 17.85(a) 06/14/2001
EXPN Pearlymussel, birdwing  AL; Free-Flowing Reach of the Tennessee River below the Wilson Dam, Colbert, and Lauderdale Counties, AL  (Lemiox rimosus) 17.85(a) 06/14/2001
EXPN Pearlymussel, cracking  AL; Free-Flowing Reach of the Tennessee River below the Wilson Dam, Colbert and Lauderdale Counties, AL  (Hemistena lata) 17.85(a) 06/14/2001
EXPN Pearlymussel, dromedary  AL; Free-Flowing Reach of the Tennessee River below the Wilson Dam, Colbert and Lauderdale Counties, AL  (Dromus dromas) 17.85(a) 06/14/2001
EXPN Pigtoe, finerayed  AL; Free-Flowing Reach of the Tennessee River below the Wilson Dam, Colbert and Lauderdale Counties, AL  (Fusconaia cuneolus) 17.85(a) 06/14/2001
EXPN Pigtoe, shiny  AL; Free-Flowing Reach of the Tennessee River below the Wilson Dam, Colbert and Lauderdale Counties, AL  (Fusconaia cor) 17.85(a) 06/14/2001
EXPN Purple cat's paw (=purple cat's paw pearlymussel)  AL; Free-Flowing Reach of the Tennessee River below the Wilson Dam, Colbert and Lauderdale Counties, AL  (Epioblasma obliquata obliquata) 17.85(a) 06/14/2001

Snails

Status Species Name Special Rules Published Date
EXPN Riversnail, Anthony's  AL; Free-Flowing Reach of the Tennessee River below the Wilson Dam, Colbert and Lauderdale Counties, AL  (Athearnia anthonyi) 17.85(a) 06/14/2001

Insects

Status Species Name Special Rules Published Date
SAT Butterfly, cassius blue  Wherever found  (Leptotes cassius theonus) 17.47(a) 04/06/2012
SAT Butterfly, ceraunus blue  Wherever found  (Hemiargus ceraunus antibubastus) 17.47(a) 04/06/2012
SAT Butterfly, nickerbean blue  Wherever found  (Cyclargus ammon) 17.47(a) 04/06/2012
T Skipper, Dakota  Wherever found  (Hesperia dacotae) 17.47(b) 10/24/2014

Crustaceans

Status Species Name Special Rules Published Date
T Isopod, Madison Cave  Wherever found  (Antrolana lira) 17.46(a) 10/04/1982

Total number of species is 143.