Candidate species believed to or known to occur in California

  • As of 02/13/2014 the data in this report has been updated to use a different set of information. Results are based on where the species is believed to or known to occur. The FWS feels utilizing this data set is a better representation of species occurrence.
  • This report shows listed species or populations believed to or known to occur in California
  • This list includes species or populations under the sole jurisdiction of the National Marine Fisheries Service.
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Candidate species -- 3 candidates

Animals -- 2 candidates
Status Species/Listing Name
C Butterfly, Hermes copper Wherever found (Lycaena hermes)
C Smelt, longfin San Francisco Bay delta DPS (Spirinchus thaleichthys)
Plants -- 1 candidates
Status Species/Listing Name
C Pine, whitebark (Pinus albicaulis)