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Summary

SpeciesStatus
Nb of Species192BC Red List63
Mammals16BC Blue List107
Birds2Identified Wildlife19
Breeding Birds23COSEWIC Endangered20
Reptiles4COSEWIC Threatened15
Amphibians5COSEWIC Special Concern23
Fishes16SARA Schedule 147
Insects18Extirpated fom BC6
Molluscs13Extinct0
Vascular Plants63  
Mosses32  
Fungus0  

Mammals

English NameScientific NameCOSEWICSARABC Status
Grizzly BearUrsus arctosSpecial ConcernNoneBlue
Mountain Beaver Rainieri SubspeciesAplodontia rufa rainieriSpecial ConcernSchedule 1Blue
Pacific Water ShrewSorex bendiriiEndangeredSchedule 1Red
Townsend's MoleScapanus townsendiiEndangeredSchedule 1Red
Wolverine (luscus subspecies)Gulo gulo luscusSpecial ConcernNoneBlue
Snowshoe Hare, washingtonii subspeciesLepus americanus washingtoniiNoneNoneRed
Townsend's Big-eared BatCorynorhinus townsendiiNoneNoneBlue
Olympic ShrewSorex rohweriNoneNoneRed
Trowbridge's ShrewSorex trowbridgiiNoneNoneBlue
Mountain Beaver Rufus SubspeciesAplodontia rufa rufaSpecial ConcernSchedule 1Blue
Keen's MyotisMyotis keeniiData DeficientSchedule 3Blue
Mountain BeaverAplodontia rufaSpecial ConcernSchedule 1Yellow
WolverineGulo guloSpecial ConcernNoneNone
Eastern Red BatLasiurus borealisNoneNoneRed
Long-tailed Weasel, Altifrontalis SubspeciesMustela frenata altifrontalisNoneNoneRed
Little Brown MyotisMyotis lucifugusEndangeredNoneYellow

Birds

English NameScientific NameCOSEWICSARABC Status
Red KnotCalidris canutusEndangeredSchedule 1Red
Rough-legged HawkButeo lagopusNot at RiskNoneBlue

Breeding Birds

English NameScientific NameCOSEWICSARABC Status
Barn OwlTyto albaThreatenedSchedule 1Blue
Great Blue Heron (fannini subspecies)Ardea herodias fanniniSpecial ConcernSchedule 1Blue
Marbled MurreletBrachyramphus marmoratusThreatenedSchedule 1Blue
Northern Goshawk (laingi subspecies)Accipiter gentilis laingiThreatenedSchedule 1Red
Peregrine Falcon (anatum subspecies)Falco peregrinus anatumSpecial ConcernSchedule 1Red
Short-eared OwlAsio flammeusSpecial ConcernSchedule 1Blue
Spotted OwlStrix occidentalisEndangeredSchedule 1Red
Western Screech Owl (kennicotti subspecies)Megascops kennicottii kennicottiiThreatenedSchedule 1Blue
Yellow-breasted ChatIcteria virensEndangeredSchedule 1Red
Common NighthawkChordeiles minor ThreatenedSchedule 1Yellow
American BitternBotaurus lentiginosusNoneNoneBlue
Barn SwallowHirundo rusticaThreatenedNoneBlue
Purple MartinProgne subisNoneNoneBlue
Olive-sided flycatcherContopus cooperiThreatenedSchedule 1Blue
Band-tailed pigeonPatagioenas fasciataSpecial ConcernSchedule 1Blue
Green HeronButorides virescensNoneNoneBlue
Western Bluebird (Georgia Depression population)Sialia mexicana pop. 1NoneNoneRed
Sooty GrouseDendragapus fuliginosusNoneNoneBlue
Peregrine FalconFalco peregrinusSpecial ConcernNoneNone
Western Screech-owlMegascops kennicottiiThreatenedSchedule 1None

Reptiles

English NameScientific NameCOSEWICSARABC Status
Rubber BoaCharina bottaeSpecial ConcernSchedule 1Yellow
Western PaintedTurtle (Pacific coast population)Chrysemys picta pop. 1EndangeredSchedule 1Red

Amphibians

English NameScientific NameCOSEWICSARABC Status
Pacific Tailed FrogAscaphus trueiSpecial ConcernSchedule 1Blue
Pacific Giant SalamanderDicamptodon tenebrosusThreatenedSchedule 1Red
Oregon Spotted FrogRana pretiosaEndangeredSchedule 1Red
Northern Red-legged FrogRana auroraSpecial ConcernSchedule 1Blue
Western ToadAnaxyrus boreasSpecial ConcernSchedule 1Blue

Fishes

English NameScientific NameCOSEWICSARABC Status
Cultus Pygmy SculpinCottus sp. 2ThreatenedSchedule 1Red
Green SturgeonAcipenser medirostrisSpecial ConcernSchedule 1Red
Nooksack DaceRhinichthys cataractae - Chehalis lineageEndangeredSchedule 1Red
Salish SuckerCatostomus sp. 4ThreatenedSchedule 1Red
Sockeye Salmon (Cultus and Sakinaw Lake populations)Oncorhynchus nerkaEndangeredDeclinedYellow
Westslope Cutthroat TroutOncorhynchus clarkii lewisiSpecial ConcernSchedule 1Blue
Coho Salmon (interior Fraser populations)Oncorhynchus kisutchEndangeredNoneYellow
Pygmy Longfin SmeltSpirinchus sp. 1Data DeficientNoneRed
Dolly VardenSalvelinus malmaNoneNoneYellow
EulachonThaleichthys pacificusEndangeredNoneBlue
Mountain SuckerCatostomus platyrhynchusSpecial ConcernNoneBlue
Bull TroutSalvelinus confluentusSpecial ConcernNoneBlue
Coastal Cutthroat TroutOncorhynchus clarkii clarkiiNoneNoneBlue
White Sturgeon (Lower Fraser River population)Acipenser transmontanus pop. 4 ThreatenedDeclinedRed
White Sturgeon (Middle Fraser River population)Acipenser transmontanus pop. 6 EndangeredDeclinedRed
White SturgeonAcipenser transmontanusEndangeredSchedule 1None

Insects

English NameScientific NameCOSEWICSARABC Status
Dun SkipperEuphyes vestrisThreatenedSchedule 1Red
MonarchDanaus plexippusSpecial ConcernSchedule 1Blue
Sonora SkipperPolites sonoraSpecial ConcernSchedule 1Red
Beaverpond BaskettailEpitheca canisNoneNoneBlue
Western PondhawkErythemis collocataNoneNoneBlue
Western River CruiserMacromia magnificaNot at RiskNoneBlue
GrappletailOctogomphus specularisNoneNoneRed
Autumn MeadowhawkSympetrum vicinumNoneNoneBlue
Emma's DancerArgia emmaNoneNoneBlue
Black PetaltailTanypteryx hageniNoneNoneBlue
Indra SwallowtailPapilio indraNoneNoneRed
Vivid DancerArgia vividaCandidate for ListingNoneRed
Western Pine Elfin, Sheltonensis SubspeciesCallophrys eryphon sheltonensisNoneNoneBlue
Johnson's HairstreakCallophrys johnsoniNoneNoneRed
Hoffman's CheckerspotChlosyne hoffmanniNoneNoneRed
Propertius DuskywingErynnis propertiusNoneNoneRed
Clodius Parnassian, claudianus subspeciesParnassius clodius claudianusNoneNoneBlue
Clodius Parnassian, pseudogallatinus supspeciesParnassius clodius pseudogallatinusNoneNoneBlue

Molluscs

English NameScientific NameCOSEWICSARABC Status
Oregon ForestsnailAllogona townsendianaEndangeredSchedule 1Red
Broadwhorl TightcoilPristiloma johnsoniNoneNoneBlue
Pygmy FossariaFossaria parvaNoneNoneBlue
Northern TightcoilPristiloma arcticumNoneNoneBlue
Scarletback TaildropperProphysaon vanattaeNoneNoneBlue
Rocky Mountain FingernailclamSphaerium patellaNoneNoneRed
Western ThornCarychium occidentaleNoneNoneBlue
Pacific SidebandMonadenia fidelisNoneNoneBlue
Pewter PhysaPhysa acutaNoneNoneRed
Black GlossZonitoides nitidusNoneNoneBlue
Threaded VertigoNearctula sp. 1Special ConcernSchedule 1Red
Northern TightcoilPristiloma arcticumNoneNoneBlue

Vascular Plants

English NameScientific NameCOSEWICSARABC Status
Cliff PaintbrushCastilleja rupicolaThreatenedSchedule 1Blue
Phantom OrchidCephalanthera austiniaeEndangeredSchedule 1Red
Tall BugbaneActaea elata var. elata EndangeredSchedule 1Red
Vancouver Island BeggarticksBidens amplissimaSpecial ConcernSchedule 1Blue
Alpine AnemoneAnemone drummondii var. drummondiiNoneNoneBlue
Cut-leaved Water-parsnipBerula erectaNoneNoneBlue
SilvercrownCacaliopsis nardosmiaNoneNoneRed
Fox SedgeCarex vulpinoideaNoneNoneBlue
Moss GrassColeanthus subtilisNoneNoneRed
Western HawksbeardCrepis occidentalis ssp. conjunctaNoneNoneRed
Steer's HeadDicentra unifloraNoneNoneBlue
Smooth WillowherbEpilobium glaberrimum ssp. fastigiatumNoneNoneBlue
ElmeraElmera racemosa var. racemosaNoneNoneBlue
Nuttall's waterweedElodea nuttalliiNoneNoneBlue
Mountain SneezeweedHelenium autumnale var. grandiflorumNoneNoneBlue
Green-fruited SedgeCarex interruptaNoneNoneRed
Two-edged Water-starwortCallitriche heterophylla var. heterophyllaNoneNoneBlue
Western Water-milfoilMyriophyllum hippuroidesNoneNoneBlue
Ussurian Water-milfoilMyriophyllum ussurienseNoneNoneBlue
Oakes' pondweedPotamogeton oakesianusNoneNoneBlue
California-teaRupertia physodesNoneNoneBlue
Lance-leaved FigwortScrophularia lanceolataNoneNoneRed
Short-fruited SmelowskiaSmelowskia ovalisNoneNoneBlue
Corrupt SpleenwortAsplenium adulterinumNoneNoneRed
Bearded SedgeCarex comosaNoneNoneRed
Cascade Parsley FernCryptogramma cascadensisNoneNoneBlue
Neat Spike RushEleocharis nitidaNoneNoneRed
Beaked Spike-rushEleocharis rostellataNoneNoneBlue
Pacific WaterleafHydrophyllum tenuipesNoneNoneRed
ScalepodIdahoa scapigeraNoneNoneRed
Pointed RushJuncus oxymerisNoneNoneBlue
Long-leaved PondweedPotamogeton nodosusNoneNoneRed
Blue VervainVerbena hastata var. scabraNoneNoneBlue
Northern Water-mealWolffia borealisNoneNoneRed
Pointed Broom SedgeCarex scopariaNoneNoneBlue
Spring HornwortCeratophyllum echinatumNoneNoneBlue
Montana LarkspurDelphinium bicolor ssp. bicolorNoneNoneBlue
Small-fruited WillowherbEpilobium leptocarpumNoneNoneYellow
Brandegee's lomatiumLomatium brandegeeiNoneNoneBlue
Leafy MitrewortMitellastra caulescensNoneNoneBlue
Purple-marked Yellow VioletViola purpurea var. venosaNoneNoneRed
Three-flowered WaterwortElatine rubellaNoneNoneBlue
HeterocodonHeterocodon rariflorumNoneNoneBlue
Western St. John's-wortHypericum scouleri ssp. nortoniaeNoneNoneBlue
Elegant Jacob's-ladderPolemonium elegansNoneNoneBlue
Kruckeberg's holly fernPolystichum kruckebergiiNoneNoneBlue
Stiff-leaved PondweedPotamogeton strictifoliusNoneNoneBlue
White WintergreenPyrola ellipticaNoneNoneBlue
Water Bur-reedSparganium fluctuansNoneNoneBlue
Poison OakToxicodendron diversilobumNoneNoneBlue
Rydberg's spring beauty Claytonia multiscapa ssp. pacificaNoneNoneYellow
Carolina Meadow-foxtailAlopecurus carolinianusNoneNoneRed
Riverbank AnemoneAnemone virginiana var. cylindroideaNoneNoneBlue
Miner's-lettuceClaytonia perfoliata ssp. intermontanaNoneNoneRed
Columbia LewisiaLewisia columbiana var. columbianaNoneNoneBlue
Water MarigoldMegalodonta beckiiNoneNoneBlue
Little OniongrassMelica fugaxNoneNoneRed
Whitebark PinePinus albicaulisEndangeredSchedule 1Blue
Perfoliate PondweedPotamogeton perfoliatusNoneNoneBlue
Dwarf BrambleRubus lasiococcusNoneNoneBlue
Smooth GoldenrodSolidago giganteaNoneNoneRed
Nevada ArnicaArnica nevadensisNoneNoneRed
Echo MoonwortBotrychium echoNoneNoneRed

Mosses

English NameScientific NameCOSEWICSARABC Status
Silver Hair MossFabronia pusillaEndangeredSchedule 1Red
Lacks a Common NameAlsia californicaNoneNoneBlue
Lacks a Common NameBarbula amplexifoliaNoneNoneRed
Lacks a Common NameBrachydontium olympicumCandidate for ListingNoneRed
Lacks a Common NameBrachythecium holzingeriNoneNoneBlue
Roell's BrotherellaBrotherella roelliiEndangeredNoneRed
Lacks a Common NameBryum gemmiparumNoneNoneBlue
Lacks a Common NameBryum schleicheriNoneNoneBlue
Lacks a Common NameCallicladium haldanianumNoneNoneBlue
Lacks a Common NameDrepanocladus aduncusNoneNoneYellow
Lacks a Common NameEpipterygium tozeriNoneNoneYellow
Lacks a Common NameFissidens fontanusNoneNoneRed
Lacks a Common NameFissidens ventricosusNoneNoneBlue
Lacks a Common NameFunaria muhlenbergiiNoneNoneBlue
Lacks a Common NameHymenostylium recurvirostre var. insigneNoneNoneBlue
Lacks a Common NameHypnum holmeniiNoneNoneBlue
Lacks a Common NameOrthotrichum rivulareNoneNoneBlue
Lacks a Common NameOrthotrichum striatumNoneNoneYellow
Lacks a Common NamePhilonotis yezoanaNoneNoneBlue
Lacks a Common NamePlatyhypnidium riparioidesNoneNoneBlue
Lacks a Common NamePohlia cardotiiNoneNoneRed
Lacks a Common NamePohlia erectaNoneNoneRed
Lacks a Common NamePtychomitrium gardneriNoneNoneBlue
Lacks a Common NameRacomitrium pacificumNoneNoneBlue
Lacks a Common NameRacomitrium pygmaeumNoneNoneBlue
Lacks a Common NameSchistidium trichodonNoneNoneBlue
Lacks a Common NameSeligeria tristichoidesNoneNoneBlue
Lacks a Common NameTortula bolanderiNoneNoneRed
Lacks a Common NameTortula leucostomaNoneNoneBlue
Lacks a Common NameTripterocladium leucocladulumNoneNoneBlue
Lacks a Common NameWarnstorfia pseudostramineaNoneNoneBlue
Lacks a Common NameAtrichum flavisetumNoneNoneBlue

Extinct or Extirpated

Breeding Birds

English NameScientific NameCOSEWICSARABC Status
Yellow-billed cuckooCoccyzus americanusNoneNoneRed - Extirpated
Lewis's Woodpecker (Georgia Depression population)Melanerpes lewis pop. 1ThreatenedSchedule 1Red - Extirpated
Western Meadowlark (Georgia Depression population)Sturnella neglecta pop. 1NoneNoneRed - Extirpated

Reptiles

English NameScientific NameCOSEWICSARABC Status
Pacific GophersnakePituophis catenifer cateniferExtirpatedSchedule 1Red - Extirpated
Pacific Pond TurtleActinemys marmorataExtirpatedSchedule 1Red - Extirpated

Molluscs

English NameScientific NameCOSEWICSARABC Status
Puget Oregonian SnailCryptomastix deviaExtirpatedSchedule 1Red - Extirpated

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Please cite these pages as: Pearson, Mike and Healey, M.C.2012. Species at Risk and Local Government: a Primer for BC. Stewardship Centre of British Columbia, Courtenay BC.