Listed species believed to or known to occur in Michigan

  • 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 Michigan
  • 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 -- 25 listings

Animals -- 17 listings
Status Species/Listing Name
E Bat, Indiana Wherever found (Myotis sodalis)
T Bat, Northern long-eared Wherever found (Myotis septentrionalis)
E Bean, rayed Wherever found (Villosa fabalis)
E Beetle, Hungerford's crawling water Wherever found (Brychius hungerfordi)
E Butterfly, Karner blue Wherever found (Lycaeides melissa samuelis)
E Butterfly, Mitchell's satyr Wherever found (Neonympha mitchellii mitchellii)
E Clubshell Wherever found; Except where listed as Experimental Populations (Pleurobema clava)
E Dragonfly, Hine's emerald Wherever found (Somatochlora hineana)
T Knot, red Wherever found (Calidris canutus rufa)
T Lynx, Canada Wherever Found in Contiguous U.S. (Lynx canadensis)
T Massasauga (=rattlesnake), eastern Wherever found (Sistrurus catenatus)
E Mussel, snuffbox Wherever found (Epioblasma triquetra)
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 Riffleshell, northern Wherever found (Epioblasma torulosa rangiana)
E skipperling, Poweshiek Wherever found (Oarisma poweshiek)
T Snake, copperbelly water Indiana north of 40 degrees north latitude, Michigan, Ohio (Nerodia erythrogaster neglecta)
E Wolf, gray U.S.A.: All of AL, AR, CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, IA, IN, IL, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MO, MS, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NV, NY, OH, OK, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, VA, VT, WI, and WV; and portions of AZ, NM, OR, UT, and WA. Mexico. (Canis lupus)
Plants -- 8 listings
Status Species/Listing Name
T Daisy, Lakeside (Hymenoxys herbacea)
T Fern, American hart's-tongue (Asplenium scolopendrium var. americanum)
T Goldenrod, Houghton's (Solidago houghtonii)
T Iris, dwarf lake (Iris lacustris)
E monkey-flower, Michigan (Mimulus michiganensis)
T Orchid, eastern prairie fringed (Platanthera leucophaea)
T Pogonia, small whorled (Isotria medeoloides)
T Thistle, Pitcher's (Cirsium pitcheri)