Nevada Fish & Wildlife Office
Pacific Southwest Region
 

Nevada's Protected Species

 
U.S. FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE
RENO FISH AND WILDLIFE OFFICE AND
SOUTHERN NEVADA FISH AND WILDLIFE OFFICE
 
ENDANGERED, THREATENED, PROPOSED, and CANDIDATE SPECIES
 
SPECIES
FEDERAL
STATUS
CRITICAL
HABITAT
IN NV/CA
LEAD
OFFICE
STATE
CA/NV
 
Amphibians
  Mountain yellow-legged frog, Rana muscosa ( Sierra Nevada DPS)
E
Y
SFWO
CA
  Sierra Nevada yellow-legged frog Rana sierra
E
Y
SFWO
CA
  Yosemite toad, Anaxyrus canorus
T
Y
SFWO
CA
 
Birds
  Least Bell's vireo, Vireo bellii pusillus
E
N/A
CFWO
CA
  Southwestern willow flycatcher, Empidonax trail/ii extimus E N/A AESFO CA
  Yellow-billed cuckoo, Coccyzus americanus (Western U.S. DPS)
T
Y
SFWO
NV/CA
 
Fishes
  Bull trout, Salvelinus confluentus (Jarbidge River Population)
T
Y
Region 1
NV
  Clover Valley speckled dace, Rhinichthys osculus oligoporus
E
N
RFWO
NV
  Cui-ui, Chasmistes cujus
E
N
RFWO
NV
  Desert dace, Eremichthys acros
T
Y
RFWO
NV
  Hiko White River springfish, Crenichthys baileyi grandis
E
N/A
SNFWO
NV
  Independence Valley speckled dace, Rhinichthys osculus lethoporus
E
N
RFWO
NV
  Lahontan cutthroat trout, Oncorhynchus clarkii henshawi
T
N
RFWO
NV/CA
  Owens pupfish Cyprinidon radiosus
E
N
RFWO
CA
  Owens tui chub Gila bicolor snyderi
E
Y
RFWO
CA
  Pahrump poolfish, Empetrichthys latos
E
N
SNFWO
NV
  Paiute cutthroat trout, Oncorhynchus clarkii seleniris
T
N
RFWO
CA
  Railroad Valley springfish, Crenichthys nevadae
T
Y
RFWO
NV
  Warner sucker, Catostomus warnerensis
T
N/A
BFO
NV
  White River spinedace, Lepidomeda albivallis
E
Y
SFWO
NV
 
Invertebrates
  Carson wandering skipper, Pseudocopaeodes eunus obscurus
E
N
RFWO
NV/CA
         
Mammals
   
  Gray Wolf, Canis lupus *
E
N
Region 6
NV/CA
  North American wolverine, Gula gulo luscus PT N MESFO CA
  Sierra Nevada bighorn sheep, Ovis canadensis sierra
E
Y
RFWO
CA
  Sierra Nevada red fox, Vulpes vulpes necator (Sierra Nevada DPS)
C
N
SFWO
CA
         
Plants
  Fish Slough milkvetch Astragalus lentiginosus var. piscinensis
T
Y
RFWO
CA
  Steamboat buckwheat, Eriogonum ovalifolium var. williamsiae
E
N
RFWO
NV
  Webber's ivesia, Ivesia webberi
T
Y
RFWO
NV/CA
  Whitebark pine, Pinus albicaulus
C
N
WESFO
NV/CA
 
Reptile
  Desert tortoise, Gopherus agassizii (Mojave population)
T
N/A
SNFWO
NV/CA
 
E = Endangered; T = Threatened; C=Candidate; P = Proposed
Y = Yes; N = No; N/A = Not Applicable - critical habitat designated but occurs outside RFWO geographic responsibility
*=Klamath Falls FWO Lead Office for R8, Recent NV sighting (winter 2016) not confirmed
 
AESFO = Arizona Ecological Services Field Office, BFO = Bend Field Office, CFWO = Carlsbad Fish and Wildlife Office, MESFO = Montana Ecological Services Field Office, RFWO = Reno Fish and Wildlife Office Reno, SNFWO = Southern Nevada Fish and Wildlife Office Las Vegas, SFWO = Sacramento Fish and Wildlife Office, WESFO = Wyoming Ecological Services Field Office
 
Last updated: June 6, 2017