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Section 7 Consultation Technical Assistance

Life History Information for Listed and Candidate Species

 

MAMMALS

Canada lynx ( Lynx canadensis)

Ecology and Conservation of Lynx in the United States
Fact Sheet (PDF)
FWS Canada Lynx website

 

Gray bat (Myotis grisescens)

Fact sheet
Southeast U.S. Fact Sheet

 

Indiana bat (Myotis sodalis)

Indiana Bat Fact Sheet
Indiana Bat Recovery Plan (1983) - this is a large PDF file (7MB)
Indiana Bat Recovery Plan - Draft of First Revision (2007)
Summer Life History Information for Michigan

Indiana Bat Information by the USGS Biological Survey

 

Ozark big-eared bat (Plecotus townsendii ingens)

Fact sheet
Species Account

 

BIRDS

Kirtland's warbler (Dendroica kirtlandii)

Fact sheet
Working Together to Save a Special Bird....managing the forest for the Kirtland's warbler (a fact sheet)

Species Abstract (4 page PDF) Michigan Natural Features Inventory

Background

 

Least tern (Sterna antillarum) - Interior population

Fact sheet
Recovery Plan

 

Piping plover (Charadrius melodus) - Great Lakes population

Fact sheet
Recovery Plan (PDF)

Species Abstract (4 page PDF) Michigan Natural Features's Inventory

 

Sprague's Pipit (Anthus spragueii)

This is a candidate species

Species Profile

 

REPTILES

Copperbelly water snake (Nerodia erythrogaster neglecta)

Fact Sheet

Background

 

Eastern Massasauga (Sistrurus catenatus catenatus)

This is a candidate species

Fact Sheet
Eastern massasauga candidate form

Species Abstract (4 page PDF) Michigan Natural Features Inventory

 

AMPHIBIANS

Ozark hellbender (Cryptobranchus alleganiensis bishopi)

Fact sheet

Federal Register Final Rule: Endangered Status for the Ozark Hellbender Salamander (94-page PDF)

Background

 

FISHES

Arkansas darter (Etheostoma cragini)

Arkansas Darter Candidate Form (PDF)

 

Grotto sculpin (Cottus sp.)

Grotto Sculpin Candidate Form

 

Neosho madtom (Noturus placidus)

Fact sheet

 

Niangua darter (Etheostoma nianguae)

Fact sheet

 

Ozark cavefish (Amblyopsis rosae)

Fact Sheet

 

Pallid sturgeon (Scaphirhynchus albus)

Fact sheet

 

Scioto madtom (Noturus trautmani)

Fact Sheet

 

Topeka shiner (Notropis topeka)

Fact Sheet

Background

 

CLAMS

Clubshell (Pleurobema clava)

Fact sheet
Species Account

Species Abstract (2 page PDF) Michigan Natural Features's Inventory

 

Cracking pearlymussel (Hemistena lata)

Fact sheet
Recovery Plan

 

Curtis' pearlymussel (Epioblasma florentina curtisi)

Fact sheet

 

Fanshell (Cyprogenia stegaria)

Fact sheet

 

Fat pocketbook (Potamilus capax)

Fact sheet

 

Higgins eye pearlymussel (Lampsilis higginsii)

Fact Sheet
Recovery Plan: first revision - PDF May 2004

 

Neosho mucket (Lampsilis rafinesqueana)

This is a candidate species

Neosho Mucket Candidate Form (PDF)

 

Northern riffleshell (Epioblasma torulosa rangiana)

Fact sheet

Species Abstract (2 page PDF) Michigan Natural Features's Inventory

 

Orange-footed pearlymussel (=pimple back) (Plethobasus cooperianus (p. striatus))

Fact sheet

 

Pink mucket pearlymussel (Lampsilis orbiculata (=l. abrupta))

Fact sheet

 

Purple cat's paw pearlymussel (Epioblasma (=l. dysnomia) obliquata obliquata)

Fact sheet
USFWS Reynoldsburg Ohio Field Office's Fact Sheet

 

Rabbitsfoot (Quadrula cylindrica cylindrica)

This is a candidate species

Rabbitsfoot Candidate Form (65-page PDF)

Species Profile

 

Rayed Bean (Villosa fabalis)

Fact Sheet

Background

Species Profile

Species Abstract (2 page PDF) Michigan Natural Features's Inventory

 

Ring pink (=golf stick pearly) (Obovaria retusa)

Fact sheet

 

Rough pigtoe (Pleurobema plenum)

Fact sheet

 

Scaleshell (Leptodea leptodon)

Fact Sheet
Draft Recovery Plan (PDF)

 

Sheepnose (Plethobasus cyphyus)

Status: Endangered

Fact Sheet

Background

Species Profile

 

Snuffbox (Epioblasma triquetra)

Factsheet

Background

Species Profile

 

Spectaclecase (Cumberlandia monodonta)

Endangered

Fact Sheet

Background

Species Profile

 

Tubercled-blossom pearlymussel (Epioblasma torulosa torulosa)

Fact sheet

 

White cat's paw pearlymussel (Epioblasma obliquata perobliqua)

Fact sheet

Species Abstract (2 page PDF) Michigan Natural Features's Inventory

 

White wartyback pearlymussel (Plethobasus cicatricosus)

Fact sheet

 

Winged maple leaf (Quadrula fragosa)

Fact sheet

Background

Species Profile
Recovery Plan (pdf file; 359 pages)

 

SNAILS

Iowa Pleistocene snail (Discus macclintocki)

Fact Sheet

 

Tumbling Creek Cavesnail (Antrobia culveri)

Fact Sheet
Recovery Plan (September 22, 2003) - PDF 3.5MB; 108 pages

 

INSECTS

American burying beetle (Nicrophorus americanus) (=giant carrion)

Fact Sheet

Background

 

Hine's emerald dragonfly (Somatochlora hineana)

Fact Sheet
Recovery Plan

Species Abstract (3 page PDF) Michigan Natural Features's Inventory Abstract

 

Hungerford's crawling water beetle (Brychius hungerfordi Spangler)

Fact Sheet
Draft Recovery Plan

Species Abstract (4 page PDF) Michigan Natural Features's Inventory Abstract

 

Karner blue butterfly (Lycaeides melissa samuelis

Fact Sheet

Karner Blue Home
Recovery Plan PDF 1.6MB; 293 pages

The Wisconsin DNR Karner blue web page has High Potential Range Maps in Wisconsin. Scroll to the middle of the page for links to the maps.

Species Abstract (6 page PDF) Michigan Natural Feature's Inventory

 

Mitchell's satyr butterfly (Neonympha mitchellii mitchellii)

Fact Sheet
Recovery Plan - PDF: 7.9 MB; 81 pages

Species Abstract (4 page PDF) Michigan Natural Feature's Inventory

 

PLANTS

American hart's-tongue fern(Asplenium scolopendrium var. americanum)

Fact Sheet

Species Abstract (3 page PDF) Michigan Natural Features's Inventory Abstract

 

Decurrent false aster(Boltonia decurrens)

Decurrent False Aster Home

Fact sheet

 

Dwarf lake iris (Iris lacustris)

Fact sheet

Species Abstract (3 page PDF) Michigan Natural Features's Inventory Abstract

 

Eastern prairie fringed orchid (Platanthera leucophaea)

Fact sheet
Eastern Prairie Fringed Orchid Recovery Plan (pdf file 868KB; 63 pages)

Species Abstract (3 page PDF) Michigan Natural Features's Inventory Abstract

 

S7 Guidance for Cook, Dupage, Kane, Lake McHenry and Will Counties, Illinois: Determining whether eastern prairie fringed orchid (Platanthera leucophaea) may be present in a proposed project area in the following northeastern Illinois counties: Cook, DuPage, Kane, Lake, McHenry and Will.

 

Fassett's locoweed (Oxytropis campestris var. chartacea)

Fassett's Home

Fact sheet


Geocarpon (no common name) (Geocarpon minimum)

Fact sheet
Southeast Region Species Account
Recovery Plan

 

Houghton's goldenrod (Solidago houghtonii)

Fact sheet

Species Abstract (3 page PDF) Michigan Natural Feature's Inventory

 

Lakeside daisy(Hymenoxys acaulis var. glabra)

Fact sheet
USFWS Chicago Field Office's Species Spotlight
USFWS Reynoldsburg Ohio Field Office's Fact Sheet

Species Abstract (3 page PDF) Michigan Natural Features's Inventory Abstract

 

Leafy prairie-clover (Delea foliosa)

Fact sheet
USFWS Chicago Field Office's Species Spotlight
Southeast Region Species Account
Recovery Plan (PDF; 5.87MB)

 

Leedy's roseroot (Rhodiola integrifolia ssp. leedyi)

Fact sheet

 

Mead's milkweed (Asclepias meadii)

Mead's Milkweed Home

Fact sheet
USFWS Chicago Field Office's Species Spotlight
Recovery Plan (PDF 1.2MB; 131 pages)


Michigan monkey-flower (Mimulus michiganensis)

Fact sheet

Species Abstract (3 page PDF) Michigan Natural Feature's Inventory

 

Minnesota dwarf trout lily (Erythronium propullans)

Minnesota Dwarf Trout Lily Home

Minnesota Dwarf Trout Lily S7 Guidance

Fact sheet

 

Missouri bladder-pod (Physaria filiformis)

Missouri Bladder-pod Home

Fact sheet

 

Northern monkshood (Aconitum noveborancense)

Fact sheet

 

Pitcher's thistle (Cirsium pitcheri)

Fact sheet
USFWS Chicago Field Office's Species Spotlight
Pitcher's Thistle Recovery Plan

Species Abstract (3 page PDF) Michigan Natural Features's Inventory Abstract

 

Pondberry (Lindera melissifolia)

Southeast Region Species Account
Pondberry Recovery Plan (PDF; 4MB)

 

Prairie bush clover (Lespedeza leptostachya)

Fact sheet

 

Price's potato-bean (Apios priceana)

Fact sheet

 

Running buffalo clover (Trifolium stoloniferum)

Fact sheet
Recovery Plan: first revision
USFWS Reynoldsburg Ohio Field Office's Fact Sheet

 

Short's goldenrod (Solidago shortii)

Southeast Region Species Account

 

Short's bladderpod (Lesquerella globosa)

This is a candidate species

Short's Bladderpod Candidate and Listing Priority Assessment Form

 

Small whorled pogonia (Isotria medeoloides)

Fact Sheet

Small Whorled Pogonia Recovery Plan (PDF; 12.5MB)
Final Rule to Reclassify from Endangered to Threatened (PDF) This Final Rule includes information on life history, habitat, and range.

 

Virginia sneezeweed (Helenium virginicum)

Final Rule to List as Threatened (PDF) The Final Rule includes life history and habitat information.

 

Virginia spiraea (Spiraea virginiana)

Southeast Region Species Account

 

Western prairie fringed orchid (Platanthera praeclara)

Fact sheet

 

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Last updated: June 10, 2014