Listed species believed to or known to occur in Nevada

  • 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 Nevada
  • 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 -- 42 listings

Animals -- 32 listings
Status Species/Listing Name
E Bonytail Wherever found (Gila elegans)
E Butterfly, Mount Charleston blue Wherever found (Icaricia (Plebejus) shasta charlestonensis)
E Chub, humpback Wherever found (Gila cypha)
E Chub, Pahranagat roundtail Wherever found (Gila robusta jordani)
E Chub, Virgin River Wherever found (Gila seminuda (=robusta))
T Cuckoo, yellow-billed Western U.S. DPS (Coccyzus americanus)
E Cui-ui Wherever found (Chasmistes cujus)
E Dace, Ash Meadows speckled Wherever found (Rhinichthys osculus nevadensis)
E Dace, Clover Valley speckled Wherever found (Rhinichthys osculus oligoporus)
T Dace, desert Wherever found (Eremichthys acros)
E Dace, Independence Valley speckled Wherever found (Rhinichthys osculus lethoporus)
E Dace, Moapa Wherever found (Moapa coriacea)
E Flycatcher, southwestern willow Wherever found (Empidonax traillii extimus)
E Frog, Sierra Nevada Yellow-legged Wherever found (Rana sierrae)
T Naucorid, Ash Meadows Wherever found (Ambrysus amargosus)
E Poolfish, Pahrump Wherever found (Empetrichthys latos)
E Pupfish, Ash Meadows Amargosa Wherever found (Cyprinodon nevadensis mionectes)
E Pupfish, Devils Hole Wherever found (Cyprinodon diabolis)
E Pupfish, Warm Springs Wherever found (Cyprinodon nevadensis pectoralis)
E Skipper, Carson wandering Wherever found (Pseudocopaeodes eunus obscurus)
T Spinedace, Big Spring Wherever found (Lepidomeda mollispinis pratensis)
E Spinedace, White River Wherever found (Lepidomeda albivallis)
E Springfish, Hiko White River Wherever found (Crenichthys baileyi grandis)
T Springfish, Railroad Valley Wherever found (Crenichthys nevadae)
E Springfish, White River Wherever found (Crenichthys baileyi baileyi)
E Sucker, razorback Wherever found (Xyrauchen texanus)
T Sucker, Warner Wherever found (Catostomus warnerensis)
T toad, Yosemite Wherever found (Anaxyrus canorus)
T Tortoise, desert Wherever found, except AZ south and east of Colorado R., and Mexico (Gopherus agassizii)
T Trout, bull U.S.A., conterminous, lower 48 states (Salvelinus confluentus)
T Trout, Lahontan cutthroat Wherever found (Oncorhynchus clarkii henshawi)
E Woundfin Wherever found, except where listed as an experimental population (Plagopterus argentissimus)
Plants -- 10 listings
Status Species/Listing Name
T Blazingstar, Ash Meadows (Mentzelia leucophylla)
E Buckwheat, steamboat (Eriogonum ovalifolium var. williamsiae)
T Centaury, spring-loving (Centaurium namophilum)
T Gumplant, Ash Meadows (Grindelia fraxinipratensis)
T Ivesia, Ash Meadows (Ivesia kingii var. eremica)
T ivesia, Webber's (Ivesia webberi)
T Ladies'-tresses, Ute (Spiranthes diluvialis)
T Milk-vetch, Ash meadows (Astragalus phoenix)
E Niterwort, Amargosa (Nitrophila mohavensis)
T Sunray, Ash Meadows (Enceliopsis nudicaulis var. corrugata)