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Carolinian Zone (7E) Species at Risk

Plants Birds Mammals Herpetofauna Fish Invertebrates

 

Common Name

Scientific Name

National Status*

Provincial Status*

Provincial Rank (NHIC)

Global Rank (NHIC)

Plants          

Gattinger's Agalinis

Agalinis gattingeri

Endangered

 

S2

G4

Skinner's Agalinis

Agalinis skinneriana

Endangered

 

S1

G3

Scarlet Ammannia

Ammannia robusta

Endangered

 

S1

G5

Bluehearts

Buchnera americana

Endangered

 

S1

G5?

False Hop Sedge

Carex lupuliformis

Endangered

Threatened

S1

G4

Spotted Wintergreen

Chimaphila maculata

Endangered

 

S1

G5

Pitcher's Thistle

Cirsium pitcheri

Endangered

 

S2

G3

Small White Lady's-slipper

Cypripedium candidum

Endangered

Endangered

S1

G4

Horsetail Spike-rush

Eleocharis equisetoides

Endangered

Endangered

S1

G4

White Prairie Gentian

Gentiana alba

Endangered

 

S1

G4

Small Whorled Pogonia

Isotria medeoloides

Endangered

Endangered

S1

G2G3

Large Whorled Pogonia

Isotria verticillata

Endangered

Endangered

S1

G5

Slender Bush-clover

Lespedeza virginica

Endangered

Endangered

S1

G5

Purple Twayblade

Liparis liliifolia

Endangered

Threatened

S2

G5

Cucumber Tree

Magnolia acuminata

Endangered

Endangered

S2

G5

Red Mulberry

Morus rubra

Endangered

 

S2

G5

Eastern Prickly Pear Cactus

Opuntia humifusa

Endangered

Endangered

S1

G5

Heart-leaved Plantain

Plantago cordata

Endangered

Endangered

S1

G4

Pink Milkwort

Polygala incarnata

Endangered

 

S1

G5

Hoary Mountain-mint

Pycnanthemum incanum

Endangered

Endangered

S1

G5

Toothcup

Rotala ramosior

Endangered

 

S1

G5

Showy Goldenrod

Solidago speciosa

Endangered

 

S1

G5

Wood Poppy

Stylophorum diphyllum

Endangered

Endangered

S1

G5

Goat's-rue

Tephrosia virginiana

Endangered

 

S1

G5

Bashful Leafless-bulrush

Trichophorum planifolium

Endangered

Endangered

S1

G4G5

Drooping Trillium

Trillium flexipes

Endangered

 

S1

G5

Nodding Pogonia

Triphora trianthophora

Endangered

 

S1

G3G4

Bird's-foot Violet

Viola pedata

Endangered

 

S1

G5

Colicroot

Aletris farinosa

Threatened

Threatened

S2

G5

Wild Hyacinth

Camassia scilloides

Threatened

Threatened

S2

G4G5

American Chestnut

Castanea dentata

Threatened

 

S3

G4

White Wood Aster

Eurybia divaricata

Threatened

 

S1

G5

Kentucky Coffee-tree

Gymnocladus dioica

Threatened

Threatened

S2

G5

American Water-willow

Justicia americana

Threatened

Vulnerable

S1

G5

Dense Blazing Star

Liatris spicata

Threatened

 

S2

G5

Small-flowered Lipocarpha

Lipocarpha micrantha

Threatened

Threatened

S1

G4

Climbing Prairie Rose

Rosa setigera

Threatened

 

S3

G5

Round-leaved Greenbrier

Smilax rotundifolia

Threatened

Vulnerable

S2

G5

Crooked-stem Aster

Symphyotrichum prenanthoides

Threatened

Vulnerable

S2

G4G5

Deerberry

Vaccinium stamineum

Threatened

Threatened

S1

G5

Green Dragon

Arisaema dracontium

Special Concern

 

S3

G5

Tuberous Indian-plantain

Arnoglossum plantagineum

Special Concern

 

S3

G4G5

American Hart's-tongue Fern

Asplenium scolopendrium var. americanum

Special Concern

 

S3

G4T3

Red-shouldered Hawk

Buteo lineatus

Special Concern

Vulnerable

S4B,SZN

G5

Dwarf Hackberry

Celtis tenuifolia

Special Concern

 

S2

G5

False Rue-anemone

Enemion biternatum

Special Concern

 

S2

G5

American Columbo

Frasera caroliniensis

Special Concern

 

S2

G5

Blue Ash

Fraxinus quadrangulata

Special Concern

Vulnerable

S3

G5

Swamp Rose-mallow

Hibiscus moscheutos

Special Concern

 

S3

G5

Broad Beech Fern

Phegopteris hexagonoptera

Special Concern

 

S3

G5

Eastern Prairie White-fringed Orchid

Platanthera leucophaea

Special Concern

 

S2

G2

Hill's Pondweed

Potamogeton hillii

Special Concern

Threatened

S2

G3

Hop Tree

Ptelea trifoliata

Special Concern

 

S3

G5

Shumard's Oak

Quercus shumardii

Special Concern

 

S3

G5

Riddell's Goldenrod

Solidago riddellii

Special Concern

Vulnerable

S3

G5

Willow-leaf Aster

Symphyotrichum praealtum

Special Concern

Vulnerable

S2

G5

Short's Aster

Symphyotrichum shortii

Not at Risk

Not in Any category

S2

G4G5

Blue-eyed Mary

Collinsia verna

Extirpated

 

SH

G5

Illinois Tick-trefoil

Desmodium illinoense

Extirpated

 

SX

G5

Birds          

Henslow's Sparrow

Ammodramus henslowii

Endangered

Endangered

S1B,SZN

G4

Piping Plover

Charadrius melodus

Endangered

Endangered

S1B,SZN

G3

Northern Bobwhite

Colinus virginianus

Endangered

 

S1S2

G5

Acadian Flycatcher

Empidonax virescens

Endangered

 

S2B,SZN

G5

Black Tern

Chlidonias niger

Not at Risk

Vulnerable

S3B,SZN

G4

Cerulean Warbler

Dendroica cerulea

Special Concern

Vulnerable

S3B,SZN

G4

Prairie Warbler

Dendroica discolor

Not at Risk

Not in Any category

S3S4B,SZN

G5

Bald Eagle

Haliaeetus leucocephalus

Not at Risk

Endangered

S4B,SZN

G4

Yellow-breasted Chat

Icteria virens

Special Concern

Vulnerable

S2S3B,SZN

G5

Loggerhead Shrike

Lanius ludovicianus

Endangered

Endangered

S2B,SZN

G5

Prothonotary Warbler

Protonotaria citrea

Endangered

Endangered

S1S2B,SZN

G5

King Rail

Rallus elegans

Endangered

Endangered

S2B,SZN

G4G5

Least Bittern

Ixobrychus exilis

Threatened

Vulnerable

S3B,SZN

G5

Barn Owl

Tyto alba

Endangered

Threatened

S1

G5

Red-necked Grebe

Podiceps grisegena

Not at Risk

 

S3B,SZN

G5

Louisiana Waterthrush

Seiurus motacilla

Special Concern

Vulnerable

S3B,SZN

G5

Caspian Tern

Sterna caspia

Not at Risk

 

S3B,SZN

G5

Forster's Tern

Sterna forsteri

IND

IND

S2S3B,SZN

G5

Hooded Warbler

Wilsonia citrina

Threatened

 

S3B,SZN

G5

Mammals          

Eastern Mole

Scalopus aquaticus

Special Concern

Vulnerable

S2

G5

Herpetofauna          

Blanchard's Cricket Frog

Acris crepitans blanchardi

Endangered

Endangered

SH

G5T5

Jefferson Salamander

Ambystoma jeffersonianum

Threatened

 

S2

G5

Spiny Softshell

Apalone spinifera

Threatened

Threatened

S3

G5

Fowler's Toad

Bufo fowleri

Threatened

Threatened

S2

G5

Blue Racer

Coluber constrictor foxii

Endangered

Endangered

S1

G5T5

Eastern Fox Snake

Elaphe gloydi

Threatened

Threatened

S3

G3

Black Rat Snake

Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta

Threatened

Threatened

S3

G5T5

Eastern Hognose Snake

Heterodon platirhinos

Threatened

Vulnerable

S3

G5

Smallmouth Salamander

Ambystoma texanum

Special Concern

Threatened

S1

G5

Eastern Tiger Salamander

Ambystoma tigrinum

Extirpated

 

SX

G5

Spotted Turtle

Clemmys guttata

Special Concern

Vulnerable

S3

G5

Timber Rattlesnake

Crotalus horridus

Extirpated

Endangered

SX

G4

Northern Dusky Salamander

Desmognathus fuscus

Not at Risk

 

S1

G5

Five-lined Skink

Eumeces fasciatus

Special Concern

Vulnerable

S3

G5

Spring Salamander

Gyrinophilus porphyriticus

Special Concern

 

SX

G5

Lake Erie Water Snake

Nerodia sipedon insularum

Endangered

Endangered

S2

G5T2

Queen Snake

Regina septemvittata

Threatened

Threatened

S2

G5

Eastern Massasauga

Sistrurus catenatus catenatus

Threatened

Threatened

S3

G3G4T3T4

Butler's Garter Snake

Thamnophis butleri

Threatened

Vulnerable

S2

G4

Fish          

Lake Sturgeon

Acipenser fulvescens

Not at Risk

 

S3

G3

Eastern Sand Darter

Ammocrypta pellucida

Threatened

 

S2

G3

Central Stoneroller

Campostoma anomalum

Not at Risk

Not in Any category

S3

G5

Redside Dace

Clinostomus elongatus

Special Concern

Threatened

S3

G4

Kiyi

Coregonus kiyi

Special Concern

Threatened

S3?

G3

Shortnose Cisco

Coregonus reighardi

Threatened

Extirpated

SX

G1

Lake Chubsucker

Erimyzon sucetta

Threatened

Threatened

S2

G5

Greenside Darter

Etheostoma blennioides

Special Concern

Not in Any category

S4

G5

Blackstripe Topminnow

Fundulus notatus

Special Concern

Vulnerable

S2

G5

Northern Brook Lamprey

Ichthyomyzon fossor

Special Concern

Vulnerable

S3

G4

Bigmouth Buffalo

Ictiobus cyprinellus

Special Concern

Not in Any category

SU

G5

Warmouth

Lepomis gulosus

Special Concern

Vulnerable

S1

G5

Spotted Gar

Lepisosteus oculatus

Threatened

Threatened

S2

G5

Black Redhorse

Moxostoma duquesnei

Threatened

Threatened

S2

G5

Deepwater Sculpin

Myoxocephalus thompsoni

Threatened

Not in Any category

S4

G5

Silver Chub

Macrhybopsis storeriana

Special Concern

Vulnerable

S2

G5

Spotted Sucker

Minytrema melanops

Special Concern

Vulnerable

S2

G5

River Redhorse

Moxostoma carinatum

Special Concern

Vulnerable

S2

G4

Pugnose Shiner

Notropis anogenus

Special Concern

Threatened

S2

G3

Silver Shiner

Notropis photogenis

Special Concern

Not in Any category

S2S3

G5

Golden Redhorse

Moxostoma erythrurum

Not at Risk

 

S3

G5

Ghost Shiner

Notropis buchanani

Not at Risk

 

S2

G5

Brindled Madtom

Noturus miurus

Not at Risk

Not in Any category

S2

G5

Channel Darter

Percina copelandi

Threatened

Threatened

S2

G4

Gravel Chub

Erimystax x-punctatus

Extirpated

 

SX

G4

Invertebrates          

Frosted Elfin

Callophrys irus

Extirpated

Endangered

SX

G3

Karner Blue

Lycaeides melissa samuelis

Extirpated

Endangered

SX

G5T2

Northern Riffleshell

Epioblasma torulosa rangiana

Endangered

 

S1

G2T2

Wavy-rayed Lampmussel

Lampsilis fasciola

Endangered

 

S1

G4

Rayed Bean

Villosa fabalis

Endangered

 

S1

G1G2

 * National status determined by the Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Provincial status determined by the Ministry of Natural Resources. Provincial rank determined by the Natural Heritage Information Centre.

The table summarizes information obtained from the Natural Heritage Information Centre (NHIC). Ranks are revised as new information becomes available and users should consult the NHIC web site for the most up to date information.

 

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