15A NCAC 10I .0103         ENDANGERED SPECIES LISTED

(a)  The following species of resident wildlife shall be designated as federally‑listed endangered species:

(1)           Amphibians: None Listed At This Time.

(2)           Birds:

(A)          Bachman's warbler (Vermivora bachmanii);

(B)          Ivory‑billed woodpecker (Campephilus principalis);

(C)          Kirtland's warbler (Setophaga kirtlandii);

(D)          Piping plover (Charadrius melodus circumcinctus);

(E)           Red‑cockaded woodpecker (Picoides borealis); and

(F)           Roseate tern (Sterna dougallii dougallii).

(3)           Crustacea: None Listed At This Time.

(4)           Fish:

(A)          Cape Fear shiner (Notropis mekistocholas);

(B)          Roanoke logperch (Percina rex);

(C)          Shortnose sturgeon (Acipenser brevirostrum), when found in inland fishing waters as defined in G.S. 113-291(9)a. and (9)b.; and

(D)          Atlantic sturgeon (Acipenser oxyrinchus oxyrinchus), when found in inland fishing waters.

(5)           Mammals:

(A)          Carolina northern flying squirrel (Glaucomys sabrinus coloratus);

(B)          Eastern cougar (Puma concolor);

(C)          Gray bat (Myotis grisescens);

(D)          Indiana bat (Myotis sodalis);

(E)           Manatee (Trichechus manatus), when found in inland fishing waters; and

(F)           Virginia big‑eared bat (Corynorhinus townsendii virginianus).

(6)           Mollusks:

(A)          Appalachian elktoe (Alasmidonta raveneliana);

(B)          Carolina heelsplitter (Lasmigona decorata);

(C)          Dwarf wedgemussel (Alasmidonta heterodon);

(D)          James spinymussel (Pleurobema collina);

(E)           Littlewing pearlymussel (Pegias fabula);

(F)           Tan riffleshell (Epioblasma florentina walkeri); and

(G)          Tar River spinymussel (Elliptio steinstansana).

(7)           Reptiles:

(A)          Kemp's ridley seaturtle (Lepidochelys kempii);

(B)          Atlantic hawksbill seaturtle (Eretmochelys imbricata imbricata); and

(C)          Leatherback seaturtle (Dermochelys coriacea).

(b)  The following species of resident wildlife shall be designated as state‑listed endangered species:

(1)           Amphibians:

(A)          Gopher frog (Rana [=Lithobates] capito);

(B)          Ornate chorus frog (Pseudacris ornata); and

(C)          River frog (Rana [=Lithobates] heckscheri).

(2)           Birds:

(A)          American peregrine falcon (Falco peregrinus anatum);

(B)          Bewick's wren (Thryomanes bewickii);

(C)          Common tern (Sterna hirundo);

(D)          Henslow's sparrow (Ammodramus henslowii); and

(E)           Wayne's black-throated green warbler (Setophaga virens waynei).

(3)           Crustacea:  Bennett's Mill cave water slater (Caecidotea carolinensis).

(4)           Fish:

(A)          Blotchside logperch (Percina burtoni);

(B)          Bridle shiner (Notropis bifrenatus);

(C)          Dusky darter (Percina sciera);

(D)          Orangefin madtom (Noturus gilberti);

(E)           Paddlefish (Polyodon spathula);

(F)           Robust redhorse (Moxostoma robustum);

(G)          Rustyside sucker (Thoburnia hamiltoni);

(H)          Sharpnose darter (Percina oxyrhyncus); and

(I)            Stonecat (Noturus flavus).

(5)           Mammals: None Listed At This Time.

(6)           Mollusks:

(A)          Atlantic pigtoe (Fusconaia masoni);

(B)          Barrel floater (Anodonta couperiana);

(C)          Brook floater (Alasmidonta varicosa);

(D)          Carolina creekshell (Villosa vaughaniana);

(E)           Fragile glyph (Glyphyalinia clingmani);

(F)           Green floater (Lasmigona subviridis);

(G)          Greenfield rams-horn (Helisoma eucosmium)

(H)          Knotty elimia (Elimia christyi);

(I)            Longsolid (Fusconaia subrotunda);

(J)            Magnificent rams‑horn (Planorbella magnifica);

(K)          Purple wartyback (Cyclonaias tuberculata);

(L)           Savannah lilliput (Toxolasma pullus);

(M)         Slippershell mussel (Alasmidonta viridis);

(N)          Tennessee clubshell (Pleurobema oviforme);

(O)          Tennessee heelsplitter (Lasmigona holstonia);

(P)           Tennessee pigtoe (Fusconaia barnesiana);

(Q)          Yellow lampmussel (Lampsilis cariosa); and

(R)          Yellow lance (Elliptio lanceolata).

(7)           Reptiles:

(A)          Eastern coral snake (Micrurus fulvius fulvius); and

(B)          Eastern diamondback rattlesnake (Crotalus adamanteus).

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 113‑134; 113‑291.2; 113‑292; 113‑333;

Eff. June 11, 1977;

Amended Eff. October 1, 2017; August 1, 2016; May 1, 2008; April 1, 2001; February 1, 1994; November 1, 1991; April 1, 1991; June 1, 1990