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Special Status Species

Sensitive Species List

Birds
American white pelican (Pelecanus erythrorhynchos)
Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus)
Black swift (Cypseloides niger)
Bobolink (Dolichonyx oryzivorus)
Burrowing owl (Athene cunicularia)
Ferruginous hawk (Buteo regalis)
Grasshopper sparrow (Ammodramus savannarum)
Greater sage-grouse (Centrocercus urophasianus)
Lewis’s woodpecker (Melanerpes lewis)
Long-billed curlew (Numenius americanus)
Northern Goshawk (Accipiter gentilis)
Short-eared owl (Asio flammeus)
Snowy plover (Charadrius alexandrines)
Three-toed woodpecker (Picoides tridactylus)
Yellow-billed cuckoo (Coccyzus americanus occidintalis)
 
Fish
Bonneville cutthroat trout (Oncorhynchus clarkiutah)
Desert sucker (Catostomus clarki)
Flannel-mouth sucker (Catostomus latipinnis)
Virgin spinedace (Lepidomeda mollispinis)
 
Mammals
Allen’s big-eared bat (Idionycteris phyllotis)
Big free-tailed bat (Nyctinomops macrotis)
Fringed myotis (Myotis thysanodes)
Kit fox (Vulpes macrotis)
Pygmy rabbit (Brachylagus idahoensis)
Spotted bat (Euderma maculatum)
Townsend’s big-eared bat (Corynorhinus townsendii)
Western red bat (Lasiurus blossevillii)
 
Mollusks
Desert spring snail (Pyrgulopsis deserta)
Wet-rock physa (Physella zionis)
 
Reptiles/Amphibians
Arizona toad (Bufo microscaphus)
Common chuckwalla (Sauromalus ater)
Desert iguana (Dipsosaurus dorsalis)
Desert night lizard (Xantusia vigilis)
Gila monster (Heloderma suspectum)
Great Plains toad (Bufo cognatus)
Mojave rattlesnake (Crotalus scutulatus)
Sidewinder (Crotalus cerastes)
Speckled rattlesnake (Crotalus mitchellii)
Western banded gecko (Coleonyx veriegatus)
Western threadsnake (Leptotyphlops humilis)
Western toad (Bufo boreas)
Zebra-tailed lizard (Callisaurus draconoides)

Plants
Aromatic Indian breadroot (Pediomelum aromaticum var. barnebyi)
Baird evening primrose (Camissonia bairdii
Diamond Valley suncup (Camissonia gouldii)
Escarpment milkvetch (Astragalus striatiflorus)
Gierisch globemallow (Sphaeralcea gierischii)
Gumbo milkvetch (Astragalus ampullarius)
Nevada willowherb (Epilobium nevadense)
Parry's Sandpaper plant (Petalonyx parryii)
Pine Valley goldenbrush (Haplopappus crispus)
Pine Valley or Pinyon penstemon (Penstemon pinorum)

Virgin River thistle (Cirsium virginensis)


Photos of Sensitive Species