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: Owen.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesOwenNS YesReference
Actitis macularius Spotted SandpiperAvesOwenNE YesReference
Alasmidonta viridis Slippershell MusselBivalviaOwenNS YesReference
Anodontoides ferussacianus Cylindrical PapershellBivalviaOwenNS YesReference
Asio otus Long-eared OwlAvesOwenNE YesReference
Centronyx henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesOwenNS YesReference
Certhia americana Brown CreeperAvesOwenNT Reference
Chondestes grammacus Lark SparrowAvesOwenNS Reference
Circus hudsonius Northern HarrierAvesOwenNT YesReference
Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis Eastern HellbenderAmphibiaOwenNS YesReference
Cyprogenia stegaria FanshellBivalviaOwenEE YesReference
Gallinula galeata Common GallinuleAvesOwenNT YesReference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesOwenNS YesReference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesOwenNS Reference
Lampsilis ovata PocketbookBivalviaOwenNE YesReference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesOwenNS YesReference
Ligumia recta Black SandshellBivalviaOwenNS YesReference
Lioplax sulculosa Furrowed LioplaxGastropodaOwenNS YesReference
Lithasia armigera Armored RocksnailGastropodaOwenNS YesReference
Lithobates pipiens Northern Leopard FrogAmphibiaOwenNS YesReference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesOwenNT YesReference
Mustela nivalis Least WeaselMammaliaOwenNS YesReference
Myotis lucifugus Little Brown BatMammaliaOwenNT YesReference
Myotis septentrionalis Northern Long-Eared BatMammaliaOwenTE YesReference
Myotis sodalis Indiana BatMammaliaOwenEE YesReference
Perimyotis subflavus Tricolored BatMammaliaOwenNT YesReference
Peucaea aestivalis Bachman's SparrowAvesOwenNE YesReference
Plethodon cinereus Eastern Red-backed SalamanderAmphibiaOwenNS YesReference
Pleurobema clava ClubshellBivalviaOwenEE YesReference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesOwenNE YesReference
Pooecetes gramineus Vesper SparrowAvesOwenNE Reference
Simpsonaias ambigua Salamander MusselBivalviaOwenNT YesReference
Sitta canadensis Red-breasted NuthatchAvesOwenNE Reference
Spatula clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesOwenNE Reference
Thryomanes bewickii Bewick's WrenAvesOwenNH YesReference
Toxolasma lividum Purple LilliputBivalviaOwenNE YesReference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesOwenNS YesReference

37 species are listed