Oklahoma Ecological Services Field Office
Southwest Region


Common Name Scientific name (with link to FWS National species profile) OKESFO Fact Sheet OKESFO Additional Info Status1
American burying beetle Nicrophorus americanus PDF More E
Arkansas river shiner Notropis girardi PDF More T
black-capped vireo Vireo atricapilla PDF (none) E
gray bat Myotis grisecens PDF (none) E
harperella Ptilimnium nodosum (none) (none) E
Indiana Bat Myotis sodalis PDF (none) E
interior least tern Sterna antillarum PDF (none) E
Leopard darter Percina pantherina PDF More T
Lesser prairie-chicken Tympanuchus pallidicinctus (none) (none) T
Neosho madtom Notorus placidus PDF (none) T
Neosho mucket Lampsilis rafinesqueana (none) (none) E
Northern long-eared bat Myotis septentrionalis PDF (none) PE
Ouachita rock pocketbook Arkansia wheeleri PDF (none) E
Ozark big-eared bat Corynorhinus townsendii ingens PDF (none) E
Ozark cavefish Amblyopsis rosae PDF (none) T
piping plover Charadrius melodus PDF (none) T
rabbitsfoot Quadrula cylindrica cylindrica (none) (none) T
rattlesnake-master borer moth Papaipema eryngii (none) (none) C
red knot Calidris canutus rufa (none) (none) PT
red-cockaded woodpecker Picoides borealis PDF (none) E
scaleshell Leptodea leptodon PDF (none) E
Sprague's pipit Anthus spragueii (none) (none) C
whooping crane Grus americana PDF (none) E
winged mapleleaf Quadrula fragosa PDF (none) E
1E = Endangered; T = Threatened; C = Candidate; PE = Proposed Endangered; PT = Proposed Threatened

Project Reviews

Endangered Species
•Species in Oklahoma (PDF)
•What species occur in my project area?
• Species of Concern (PDF)
• Species Fact Sheets

Critical Habitat
• What is it? (PDF)
• Critical Habitat Mapper

General Info:
• Plants and the ESA (PDF)
• Eagles and Migratory Birds

• Wind Energy

Communication Towers
• Service Guidance on the Siting, Construction, Operation and Decommissioning of Communication Towers

• Approved Surveyors
• How to be a Surveyor (PDF)
How long is an animal
..survey valid?
• How long is a plant
..survey valid?

Additional Documents
• BEST Management Practices, Species Watershed Maps, Endangered Species Act, Regulations, etc.

Last updated: May 11, 2017
All images by FWS unless otherwise noted.