U.S. Fish and Wildlife

Endangered Species

North Carolina


Animals

E
Bat, Indiana Entire
Myotis sodalis
1967

E
Manatee, West Indian Entire
Trichechus manatus
1967

E
Sturgeon, shortnose Entire
Acipenser brevirostrum
1967

E
Wolf, red except where EXPN
Canis rufus
1967

E
Sea turtle, hawksbil Entire
Eretmochelys imbricata
1970

E
Sea turtle, Kemp's ridley Entire
Lepidochelys kempii
1970

E
Sea turtle, leatherback Entire
Dermochelys coriacea
1970

E
Whale, finback Entire
Balaenoptera physalus
1970

E
Whale, humpback Entire
Megaptera novaeangliae
1970

E
Whale, sperm Entire
Physeter catodon (=macrocephalus)
1970

E
Woodpecker, red-cockaded Entire
Picoides borealis
1970

E
North Antlantic Right Entire
Eubaalaena glacialis
1973

E
Bat, gray Entire
Myotis grisescnes
1976

E
Bat, gray Entire
Myotis grisescnes
1976

E
Bean, Cumberland (pearlymussel) Entire Range
Villosa trabalis
1976

T
Chub, spotfin Entire
Erimonax monachus
1977

T
Globe, noonday Entire
Patera clarki nantahala
1978

T
Sea turtle, green Except where endangered
Chelonia mydas
1978

T
Sea turtle, loggerhead Northwest Atlantic Ocean DPS
Caretta caretta
1978

E
Bat, Virginia big-eared Entire
Corynorhinus (=Plecotus) townsendii virginianus
1979

T
Stork, wood AL, FL, GA, MS, NC, SC
Mycteria americana
1984

T
Plover, piping except Great Lakes watershed
Charadrius melodus
1985

E
Spinymussel, Tar River Entire
Elliptio steinstansana
1985

E
Squirrel, Carolina northern flying Entire
Glaucomys sabrinus coloratus
1985

E
Shiner, Cape Fear Entire
Notropis mekistocholas
1987

T
Silverside, Waccamaw Entire
Menidia extensa
1987

E
Tern, roseate northeast U.S. nesting pop
Sterna dougallii dougallii
1987

T
Tern, roseate Western Hemisphere except NE U.S.
Sterna dougallii dougallii
1987

E
Pearlymussel, littlewing Entire
Pegias fabula
1988

E
Spinymussel, James Entire
Pleurobema collina
1988

E
Logperch, Roanoke Entire
Percina rex
1989

E
Wedgemussel, dwarf Entire
Alasmidonta heterodon
1990

E
Hellsplitter, Carolina Entire
Lasmigona decorata
1993

E
Butterfly, Saint Francis' satyr Entire
Neonympha mitchellii francisci
1994

E
Elktoe, Appalachain Entire
Alasmidonta raveneliana
1994

E
Spider, spruce-fir moss
Microhexura montivaga
1995

E
Sturgeon, Atlantic Carolina DPS
Acipenser oxyrinchus oxyrinchus
2012

T
Knot, red
Calidris canutus rufa
2012

E
Sawfish, smalltooth United States DPS
Pristis pectinata
2014

Plants
E
Arrowhead, bunched
Sagittaria fasciculata
1979


E
Pitcher-plant, green
Sarracenia oreophila
1979

T
Heather, mountain golden
Hudsonia montana
1980

T
Pogonia, small whorled
Isotria medeoloides
1982

E
Dropwort, Canby's
Oxypolis canbyi
1986

T
Goldenrod, Blue Ridge
Solidago spithamaea
1986

E
Pondberry
Lindera melissifolia
1986

T
Blazingstar, Heller's
Liatris helleri
1987

E
Loosestrife, rough-leaved
Lysimachia asperulaefolia
1987

E
Harperella
Ptilimnium nodosum
1988

T
Pink, swamp
Helonias bullata
1988

E
Pitcher-plant, mountain sweet
Sarracenia rubra ssp. Jonesii
1988

E
Bittercress, small-anthered
Cardamine micranthera
1989

T
Heartleaf, dwarf-flowered
Hexastylis naniflora
1989

E
Meadowrue, Cooley's
Thalictrum cooleyi
1989

E
Sumac, Michaux's
Rhus michauxii
1989

E
Avens, spreading
Geum radiatum
1990

E
Bluet, Roan Mountain
Hedyotis purpurea var. mountana
1990

T
Spiraea, Virginia
Spiraea virginiana
1990

E
Irisette, white
Sisyrinchium dichotomum
1991

E
Sunflower, Schweinitz's
Helianthus schweinitzii
1991

E
Chaffseed, American
Schwalbea americana
1992

E
Coneflower, smooth
Echinacea laevigata
1992

T
Joint-vetch, Sensitive
Aeschynomene virginica
1992

T
Amaranth, seabeach
Amaranthus pumilus
1993

E
Lichen, rock gnome
Gymnoderma lineare
1995

E
Sedge, golden
Carex lutea
2002