Species Profile
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Virgin River Chub (Gila seminuda (=robusta))

Kingdom: Animalia
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae

Listing Status:   

Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND

Map of Species occurrence

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This species is listed wherever it is found, but
    • States/US Territories in which the Virgin River Chub, Entire is known to or is believed to occur:  Arizona , Nevada , Utah
    • US Counties in which the Virgin River Chub, Entire is known to or is believed to occur:  View All
    • Countries in which the the Virgin River Chub, Entire is known to occur:  United States
    • For more information:  http://ecos.fws.gov/docs/life_histories/E02A.html
Current Listing Status Summary
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
08/24/1989 Mountain-Prairie Region (Region 6) Entire

» Federal Register Documents

Most Recent Federal Register Documents (Showing 5 of 10: view all)
Date Citation Page Title
09/27/2007 72 FR 54922 54923 Virgin River Habitat Conservation and Recovery Program, Clark County, NV, Notice of intent to prepare an environmental impact statement (EIS) and notice of public meetings
07/27/2007 72 FR 54922 54923 Virgin River Habitat Conservation and Recovery Program, Clark County, NV
04/07/2006 71 FR 17900 17902 Initiation of a 5-Year Review of Maguire Daisy, Holmgren Milk-Vetch, Shivwits Milk-Vetch, Virgin River Chub, Woundfin, and Kanab Ambersnail
01/26/2000 65 FR 4140 4156 ETWP; Designation of Critical Habitat for the Woundfin and Virgin River Chub
04/05/1995 60 FR 17296 17311 ETWP; Proposed Determination of Critical Habitat for Woundfin, Virgin River Chub, and Virgin Spinedace and Notice of Public Hearing

» Recovery

Recovery Plan Information Search
Current Recovery Plan(s)
Date Title Plan Action Status Plan Status
04/19/1995 Virgin River Fishes Recovery Plan View Implementation Progress Final Revision 2
Other Recovery Documents (Showing 1 of 1)
Date Citation Page Title Document Type
04/07/2006 71 FR 17900 17902 Initiation of a 5-Year Review of Maguire Daisy, Holmgren Milk-Vetch, Shivwits Milk-Vetch, Virgin River Chub, Woundfin, and Kanab Ambersnail
  • Notice 5-year Review, Initiation
  • Five Year Review
    Date Title
    05/01/2008 Virgin River Fishes 5-Year Review

    » Critical Habitat

    Current Critical Habitat Documents (Showing 4 of 4)
    Date Citation Page Title Document Type Status
    01/26/2000 65 FR 4140 4156 ETWP; Designation of Critical Habitat for the Woundfin and Virgin River Chub Final Rule Final designated
    04/05/1995 60 FR 17296 17311 ETWP; Proposed Determination of Critical Habitat for Woundfin, Virgin River Chub, and Virgin Spinedace and Notice of Public Hearing Proposed Rule Final designated
    06/24/1986 51 FR 22949 22955 Proposed Listing of Virgin River Chub as End. Species w/ Crit. Hab.; 51 FR 22949-22955 Proposed Rule Not Required
    08/23/1978 43 FR 37668 37670 Proposed Endangered Status and Critical Habitat for the Virgin River Chub Proposed Rule Not Required

    To learn more about critical habitat please see http://criticalhabitat.fws.gov

    » Conservation Plans

    No conservation plans have been created for Virgin River Chub, Entire

    » Petitions

    No petition findings have been published for the Virgin River Chub, Entire.

    » Life History

    No Life History information has been entered into this system for this species.

    » Other Resources

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    Last updated: April 16, 2014