Summary of COSEWIC wildlife species assessments, November 2018

Wildlife species are sorted according to current status and then by common name.Footnote 1
Status Common name (population) Scientific name Range of occurrence
Extirpated Pygmy Short–horned Lizard Phrynosoma douglasii BC
Endangered Brook Spike–primrose Epilobium torreyi BC
Endangered Chinook Salmon (East Vancouver Island, Stream, Spring) Oncorhynchus tshawytscha BC Pacific Ocean
Endangered Chinook Salmon (Lower Fraser, Stream, Summer (Upper Pitt)) Oncorhynchus tshawytscha BC Pacific Ocean
Endangered Chinook Salmon (Middle Fraser, Stream, Fall) Oncorhynchus tshawytscha BC Pacific Ocean
Endangered Chinook Salmon (Middle Fraser, Stream, Spring) Oncorhynchus tshawytscha BC Pacific Ocean
Endangered Chinook Salmon (North Thompson, Stream, Spring) Oncorhynchus tshawytscha BC Pacific Ocean
Endangered Chinook Salmon (North Thompson, Stream, Summer) Oncorhynchus tshawytscha BC Pacific Ocean
Endangered Chinook Salmon (South Thompson, Stream, Summer 1.2) Oncorhynchus tshawytscha BC Pacific Ocean
Endangered Chinook Salmon (Upper Fraser, Stream, Spring) Oncorhynchus tshawytscha BC Pacific Ocean
Endangered Hairy Valerian Valeriana edulis ssp. ciliata ON
Endangered Nooksack Dace Rhinichthys cataractae BC
Endangered Rainbow Smelt (Lake Utopia large–bodied population) Osmerus mordax NB
Endangered Rainbow Smelt (Lake Utopia small–bodied population) Osmerus mordax NB
Endangered Rapids Clubtail Phanogomphus quadricolor ON
Endangered Ute Ladies’–tresses Spiranthes diluvialis BC
Threatened Black Ash Fraxinus nigra MB ON QC NB PE NS NL
Threatened Chinook Salmon (Lower Fraser, Ocean, Fall) Oncorhynchus tshawytscha BC Pacific Ocean
Threatened Chinook Salmon (Lower Fraser, Stream, Summer) Oncorhynchus tshawytscha BC Pacific Ocean
Threatened Chinook Salmon (Middle Fraser, Stream, Spring (MFR+GStr)) Oncorhynchus tshawytscha BC Pacific Ocean
Threatened Chinook Salmon (Middle Fraser, Stream, Summer) Oncorhynchus tshawytscha BC Pacific Ocean
Threatened Lake Chub (Atlin Warm Springs populations) Couesius plumbeus BC
Threatened Lake Chub (Liard Hot Springs populations) Couesius plumbeus BC
Threatened Wood Turtle Glyptemys insculpta ON QC NB NS
Special concern American Bumble Bee Bombus pennsylvanicus ON QC
Special concern Chinook Salmon (Lower Fraser, Stream, Spring) Oncorhynchus tshawytscha BC Pacific Ocean
Special concern Greater Short–horned Lizard Phrynosoma hernandesi AB SK
Special concern Pale Yellow Dune Moth Copablepharon grandis AB SK MB
Special concern Polar Bear Ursus maritimus YT NT NU MB ON QC NL Arctic Ocean
Special concern Pygmy Snaketail Ophiogomphus howei ON NB
Special concern Yellow Scarab Hunter Wasp Dielis pilipes BC
Special concern Yukon Draba Draba yukonensis YT
Not at risk Chinook Salmon (South Thompson, Ocean, Summer) Oncorhynchus tshawytscha BC Pacific Ocean
Not at risk Roughhead Grenadier Macrourus berglax NU NB NS NL Arctic Ocean Atlantic Ocean
Data deficient Chinook Salmon (Southern Mainland, Ocean, Summer) Oncorhynchus tshawytscha BC Pacific Ocean
Data deficient Chinook Salmon (Southern Mainland, Stream, Summer) Oncorhynchus tshawytscha BC Pacific Ocean
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