Listed species believed to or known to occur in Indiana

  • As of 02/13/2015 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. Note: there may be other federally listed species that are not currently known or expected to occur in this state but are covered by the ESA wherever they are found; Thus if new surveys detected them in this state they are still covered by the ESA. The FWS is using the best information available on this date to generate this list.
  • This report shows listed species or populations believed to or known to occur in Indiana
  • This list does not include experimental populations and similarity of appearance listings.
  • This list includes species or populations under the sole jurisdiction of the National Marine Fisheries Service.
  • Click on the highlighted scientific names below to view a Species Profile for each listing.

Listed species -- 27 listings

Animals -- 21 listings
Status Species/Listing Name
E Bat, gray Wherever found (Myotis grisescens)
E Bat, Indiana Wherever found (Myotis sodalis)
T Bat, Northern long-eared Wherever found (Myotis septentrionalis)
E Bean, rayed Wherever found (Villosa fabalis)
E Bumble bee, Rusty patched Wherever found (Bombus affinis)
E Butterfly, Karner blue Wherever found (Lycaeides melissa samuelis)
E Butterfly, Mitchell's satyr Wherever found (Neonympha mitchellii mitchellii)
E Catspaw, white (pearlymussel) Wherever found (Epioblasma obliquata perobliqua)
E Clubshell Wherever found; Except where listed as Experimental Populations (Pleurobema clava)
E Fanshell Wherever found (Cyprogenia stegaria)
T Knot, red Wherever found (Calidris canutus rufa)
T Massasauga (=rattlesnake), eastern Wherever found (Sistrurus catenatus)
E Mussel, sheepnose Wherever found (Plethobasus cyphyus)
E Mussel, snuffbox Wherever found (Epioblasma triquetra)
E Pigtoe, rough Wherever found (Pleurobema plenum)
E Plover, piping [Great Lakes watershed DPS] - Great Lakes, watershed in States of IL, IN, MI, MN, NY, OH, PA, and WI and Canada (Ont.) (Charadrius melodus)
E Pocketbook, fat Wherever found (Potamilus capax)
T Rabbitsfoot Wherever found (Quadrula cylindrica cylindrica)
E Riffleshell, northern Wherever found (Epioblasma torulosa rangiana)
T Snake, copperbelly water Indiana north of 40 degrees north latitude, Michigan, Ohio (Nerodia erythrogaster neglecta)
E Tern, least interior pop. (Sterna antillarum)
Plants -- 6 listings
Status Species/Listing Name
E Bladderpod, Short's (Physaria globosa)
E Clover, running buffalo (Trifolium stoloniferum)
E Goldenrod, Short's (Solidago shortii)
T Milkweed, Mead's (Asclepias meadii)
T Orchid, eastern prairie fringed (Platanthera leucophaea)
T Thistle, Pitcher's (Cirsium pitcheri)