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Note/Disclaimer: This list is made possible through a database keyword search/filtering process which may not be 100% accurate. Therefore, all endangered species of Arizona may not be listed here. For a complete list of endangered species in North America, browse the North America endangered species list or see the complete United States List.

Endangered species found in Arizona:

This list combines species from several endangered species lists. Using the total at the bottom of this page as an official count of endangered species of the world is not recommended. For more information on what creatures are listed on this site, please visit our About Us page.

 Species NameScientific NameGroupRange
1. Apache Trout Oncorhynchus apache Fishes Arizona
2. Arizona Cave Amphipod Stygobromus arizonensis Crustaceans Arizona
3. Arizona Cliff-rose Purshia subintegra Plants Arizona
4. Arizona Giant Sand Treader Cricket Daihinibaenetes arizonensis Insects Arizona
5. Arizona Hedgehog Cactus Echinocereus triglochidiatus var. arizonicus Plants Arizona
6. Arizona Striped Whiptail Aspidoscelis arizonae Reptiles Arizona
7. Banner-tailed Kangaroo Rat Dipodomys spectabilis Mammals Arizona, Mexico, New Mexico, Texas
8. Beautiful Shiner Cyprinella formosa Fishes Arizona, Mexico, New Mexico
9. Bendire's Thrasher Toxostoma bendirei Birds Arizona, California, Canada, Mexico, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah
10. Black Rail Laterallus jamaicensis Birds Central America, North America (including United States), South America
11. Black-footed Ferret  WATCH A LIVE BLACK-FOOTED FERRET Mustela nigripes Mammals Western Canada, Western USA
12. Bonytail Chub Gila elegans Fishes Arizona, California, Colorado, Nevada, Utah, Wyoming
13. Brady Pincushion Cactus Pediocactus bradyi Plants Arizona
14. Canelo Hills Ladies'-tresses Spiranthes delitescens Plants Arizona
15. Cassin's Finch Carpodacus cassinii Birds Canada, Mexico, United States
16. Charalito Sonorense Gila ditaenia Fishes Arizona, Mexico
17. Chestnut-collared Longspur Calcarius ornatus Birds North America (including United States)
18. Chiricahua Leopard Frog Lithobates chiricahuensis Amphibians Arizona, Mexico, New Mexico
19. Clapper Rail Rallus longirostris Birds Arizona, California
20. Colorado Pikeminnow Ptychocheilus lucius Fishes Arizona, California, Colorado, Mexico, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming
21. Coryphantha scheeri var. robustispina Coryphantha scheeri var. robustispina Plants Arizona, Mexico
22. Cougar  WATCH A LIVE COUGAR Puma concolor Mammals North and Central America
23. Desert Pupfish Cyprinodon macularius Fishes Arizona, California, Mexico
24. Desert Tortoise Gopherus agassizii Reptiles Arizona, California, Mexico, Nevada, Utah
25. Eared Quetzal Euptilotis neoxenus Birds Arizona, Mexico, New Mexico
26. Flat-tailed Horned Lizard Phrynosoma mcallii Reptiles Arizona, California, Mexico
27. Gila Chub Gila intermedia Fishes Arizona, Mexico, New Mexico
28. Gila Monster Heloderma suspectum Reptiles Mexico, United States
29. Gila Topminnow Poeciliopsis occidentalis Fishes Arizona, New Mexico
30. Gila Trout Oncorhynchus gilae Fishes Arizona, New Mexico
31. Grand Wash Springsnail Pyrgulopsis bacchus Snails Arizona
32. Gray Wolf  WATCH A LIVE GRAY WOLF Canis lupus Mammals Mexico, United States
33. Heermann's Gull Larus heermanni Birds Arizona, California, Canada, Guatemala, Mexico, Oregon, Washington
34. Holmgren Milk-vetch Astragalus holmgreniorum Plants Arizona, Utah
35. Huachuca Springsnail Pyrgulopsis thompsoni Snails Arizona
36. Huachuca Water-umbel Lilaeopsis schaffneriana var. recurva Plants Arizona, Mexico
37. Hualapai Mexican Vole Microtus mexicanus hualpaiensis Mammals Arizona
38. Humpback Chub Gila cypha Fishes Arizona, Colorado, Utah, Wyoming
39. Jaguar  WATCH A LIVE JAGUAR Panthera onca Mammals Arizona, California, Central and South America, Louisiana, Mexico, New Mexico, Texas
40. Jaguarundi Herpailurus yagouaroundi Mammals Arizona, Costa Rica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Texas
41. Kanab Amber Snail Oxyloma kanabense Snails Arizona, Canada, Utah
42. Kanab Ambersnail Oxyloma haydeni kanabensis Snails Arizona, Utah
43. Kearney's Blue-star Amsonia kearneyana Plants Arizona
44. Lesser Long-nosed Bat Leptonycteris curasoae yerbabuenae Mammals Arizona, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, New Mexico
45. Little Colorado Spinedace Lepidomeda vittata Fishes Arizona
46. Loach Minnow Tiaroga cobitis Fishes Arizona, New Mexico
47. Merriam's Kangaroo Rat Dipodomys merriami Mammals Mexico, United States
48. Mexican Long-tongued Bat Choeronycteris mexicana Mammals Arizona, California, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas
49. Mount Graham Red Squirrel Tamiasciurus hudsonicus grahamensis Mammals Arizona
50. Mountain Plover Charadrius montanus Birds Canada, Mexico, United States
51. Navajo Jerusalem Cricket Stenopelmatus navajo Insects Arizona
52. Nichol's Turk's Head Cactus Echinocactus horizonthalonius var. nicholii Plants Arizona
53. Northern Aplomado Falcon Falco femoralis septentrionalis Birds Arizona, Guatemala, Mexico, New Mexico, Texas
54. Northern Bobwhite Colinus virginianus Birds Arizona, Mexico (Sonora)
55. Ocelot  WATCH A LIVE OCELOT Leopardus pardalis Mammals USA (Arizona, Texas) to Central and South America
56. Olive-sided Flycatcher Contopus cooperi Birds Central and South America, North America (including United States)
57. Painted Bunting Passerina ciris Birds Central America, North America (including United States)
58. Peebles Navajo Cactus Pediocactus peeblesianus peeblesianus Plants Arizona
59. Pinaleno Monkey Grasshopper Eumorsea pinaleno Insects Arizona
60. Pinyon Jay Gymnorhinus cyanocephalus Birds United States
61. Prairie Sphinx Moth Euproserpinus wiesti Insects United States
62. Pronghorn Antilocapra americana Mammals Arizona, Mexico
63. Ramsey Canyon Leopard Frog Lithobates subaquavocalis Amphibians Arizona
64. Razorback Sucker Xyrauchen texanus Fishes Arizona, California, Colorado, Mexico, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming
65. Relict Leopard Frog Lithobates onca Amphibians Arizona, Nevada, Utah
66. Rusty Blackbird Euphagus carolinus Birds Saint Pierre and Miquelon, United States
67. Sabino Dancer Argia sabino Insects Arizona, Mexico
68. Sentry Milk-vetch Astragalus cremnophylax var. cremnophylax Plants Arizona
69. Sonora Mud Turtle Kinosternon sonoriense Reptiles Arizona, Mexico, New Mexico
70. Sonora Tiger Salamander Ambystoma tigrinum stebbinsi Amphibians Arizona, Mexico
71. Southwestern Willow Flycatcher Empidonax traillii extimus Birds Arizona, California, Colorado, Mexico, New Mexico, Texas, Utah
72. Spikedace Meda fulgida Fishes Arizona, New Mexico
73. Spotted Owl Strix occidentalis Birds Arizona, California, Canada, Mexico, New Mexico, Texas
74. Sprague's Pipit Anthus spragueii Birds Canada, Mexico, United States
75. Thick-billed Parrot  WATCH A LIVE THICK-BILLED PARROT Rhynchopsitta pachyrhyncha Birds Arizona, Mexico, New Mexico
76. Virgin River Chub Gila seminuda robusta Fishes Arizona, Nevada, Utah
77. Warner Sucker Catostomus warnerensis Fishes Arizona, Nevada
78. White-sided Jackrabbit Lepus callotis Mammals Arizona, Mexico, New Mexico
79. Yaqui Chub Gila purpurea Fishes Arizona, New Mexico
80. Yaqui Sucker Catostomus bernardini Fishes Arizona, Mexico
81. Yuman Desert Fringe-toed Lizard Uma rufopunctata Reptiles Arizona, Mexico

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