How many listed species currently occur in and are listed in Maine?Notes:
- This report shows the species listed in this state that also occur in this state.
- This list does not include experimental populations and similarity of appearance listings.
- This list includes non-nesting sea turtles and whales in State/Territory coastal waters.
- 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.
Species listed in this state and that occur in this state -- 12 listings
Animals -- 9
|T||Lynx, Canada (Contiguous U.S. DPS) (Lynx canadensis)|
|T||Plover, piping except Great Lakes watershed (Charadrius melodus)|
|E||Salmon, Atlantic Gulf of Maine DPS (Salmo salar)|
|E||Sea turtle, leatherback Entire (Dermochelys coriacea)|
|E||Sturgeon, shortnose Entire (Acipenser brevirostrum)|
|E||Tern, roseate northeast U.S. nesting pop. (Sterna dougallii dougallii)|
|E||Whale, finback Entire (Balaenoptera physalus)|
|E||Whale, humpback Entire (Megaptera novaeangliae)|
|E||Whale, North Atlantic Right Entire (Eubalaena glacialis)|
Plants -- 3
|E||Lousewort, Furbish (Pedicularis furbishiae)|
|T||Orchid, eastern prairie fringed (Platanthera leucophaea)|
|T||Pogonia, small whorled (Isotria medeoloides)|