Listed species believed to or known to occur in Washington

  • 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 Washington
  • 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 -- 33 listings

Animals -- 21 listings
Status Species/Listing Name
E Albatross, short-tailed Wherever found (Phoebastria (=Diomedea) albatrus)
T Bear, grizzly U.S.A., conterminous (lower 48) States, except where listed as an experimental population (Ursus arctos horribilis)
T Butterfly, Oregon silverspot Wherever found (Speyeria zerene hippolyta)
E Caribou, Woodland Selkirk Mountain population (Rangifer tarandus caribou)
E Checkerspot, Taylor's (=whulge) Wherever found (Euphydryas editha taylori)
T Cuckoo, yellow-billed Western U.S. DPS (Coccyzus americanus)
T Deer, Columbian white-tailed Columbia River DPS (Odocoileus virginianus leucurus)
T Frog, Oregon spotted Wherever found (Rana pretiosa)
T Horned lark, streaked Wherever found (Eremophila alpestris strigata)
T Lynx, Canada Wherever Found in Contiguous U.S. (Lynx canadensis)
T Murrelet, marbled U.S.A. (CA, OR, WA) (Brachyramphus marmoratus)
T Owl, northern spotted Wherever found (Strix occidentalis caurina)
T Plover, western snowy Pacific Coast population DPS-U.S.A. (CA, OR, WA), Mexico (within 50 miles of Pacific coast) (Charadrius nivosus nivosus)
T Pocket gopher, Olympia Wherever found (Thomomys mazama pugetensis)
T Pocket gopher, Roy Prairie Wherever found (Thomomys mazama glacialis)
T Pocket gopher, Tenino Wherever found (Thomomys mazama tumuli)
T Pocket gopher, Yelm Wherever found (Thomomys mazama yelmensis)
E Rabbit, Columbia Basin Pygmy Columbia Basin DPS (Brachylagus idahoensis)
E Sea turtle, leatherback Wherever found (Dermochelys coriacea)
T Trout, bull U.S.A., conterminous, lower 48 states (Salvelinus confluentus)
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 -- 12 listings
Status Species/Listing Name
T Bladderpod, White Bluffs (Physaria douglasii ssp. tuplashensis)
T Buckwheat, Umtanum Desert (Eriogonum codium)
T Catchfly, Spalding's (Silene spaldingii)
T Checker-mallow, Nelson's (Sidalcea nelsoniana)
E Checkermallow, Wenatchee Mountains (Sidalcea oregana var. calva)
E Desert-parsley, Bradshaw's (Lomatium bradshawii)
T Howellia, water (Howellia aquatilis)
T Ladies'-tresses, Ute (Spiranthes diluvialis)
T Lupine, Kincaid's (Lupinus sulphureus ssp. kincaidii)
T paintbrush, golden (Castilleja levisecta)
E Sandwort, Marsh (Arenaria paludicola)
E Stickseed, showy (Hackelia venusta)