Species Information

State Threatened, Endangered, and Special Concern Species observations for selected counties

Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
US Status Definitions     Kentucky Status Definitions

List State Threatened, Endangered, and Special Concern Species observations in 1 selected county.
Selected county is: Carroll.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Actitis macularius Spotted SandpiperAvesCarrollNE YesReference
Anodontoides ferussacianus Cylindrical PapershellBivalviaCarrollNS YesReference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesCarrollNT YesReference
Circus hudsonius Northern HarrierAvesCarrollNT YesReference
Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis Eastern HellbenderAmphibiaCarrollNS YesReference
Elliptio crassidens ElephantearBivalviaCarrollNS YesReference
Falco peregrinus Peregrine FalconAvesCarrollNE YesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesCarrollNE Reference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesCarrollNS YesReference
Ictiobus niger Black BuffaloActinopterygiiCarrollNS YesReference
Ixobrychus exilis Least BitternAvesCarrollNT YesReference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesCarrollNS Reference
Lampsilis abrupta Pink MucketBivalviaCarrollEE YesReference
Lampsilis ovata PocketbookBivalviaCarrollNE YesReference
Ligumia recta Black SandshellBivalviaCarrollNS YesReference
Lithobates pipiens Northern Leopard FrogAmphibiaCarrollNS YesReference
Myotis sodalis Indiana BatMammaliaCarrollEE YesReference
Obovaria retusa Ring PinkBivalviaCarrollEE YesReference
Plethobasus cooperianus Orangefoot PimplebackBivalviaCarrollEE YesReference
Plethobasus cyphyus SheepnoseBivalviaCarrollEE YesReference
Pleurobema rubrum Pyramid PigtoeBivalviaCarrollPTE YesReference
Riparia riparia Bank SwallowAvesCarrollNS YesReference
Simpsonaias ambigua Salamander MusselBivalviaCarrollNT YesReference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesCarrollNS YesReference

24 species are listed