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Find out if there are any endangered species in your state, your country, island, etc. Browse endangered species listings according to area on our planet using the selection box below.

For a complete list of US endangered species, select United States below. Browse the different areas in the pulldown for other countries or specific US or Canadian states. For sea creatures and creatures found on islands in the oceans, we recommend browsing the oceania list.

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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 New York 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 New York:

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. Allegheny Woodrat Neotoma magister Mammals Alabama, Connecticut, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia
2. American Chaffseed Schwalbea americana Plants Alabama, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia
3. Atlantic Cod Gadus morhua Fishes Asia, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States), Oceanic
4. Barndoor Winter Skate Dipturus laevis Fishes Canada, United States
5. Bicknell's Thrush Catharus bicknelli Birds Canada, Connecticut, Cuba, Delaware, Dominican Republic, Georgia, Haiti, Jamaica, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Vermont, Virginia
6. Black Rail Laterallus jamaicensis Birds Central America, North America (including United States), South America
7. Bloater Coregonus hoyi Fishes Canada, United States
8. Bog Turtle Glyptemys muhlenbergii Reptiles Eastern United States
9. Buff-breasted Sandpiper Tryngites subruficollis Birds Africa, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States Territory), Oceanic, South America
10. Cougar  WATCH A LIVE COUGAR Puma concolor Mammals North and Central America
11. Dwarf Wedgemussel Alasmidonta heterodon Clams Canada (New Brunswick), United States
12. Eastern Fox Snake Pantherophis gloydi Reptiles Michigan, New York, Ohio
13. Eastern Sand Darter Etheostoma pellucidum Fishes Canada, United States
14. Golden-winged Warbler Vermivora chrysoptera Birds Central America, Europe, North America (including United States), Oceanic, South America
15. Gray Wolf  WATCH A LIVE GRAY WOLF Canis lupus Mammals Mexico, United States
16. Greater Prairie-chicken Tympanuchus cupido attwateri Birds Canada, United States
17. Gulf Sturgeon Acipenser oxyrinchus Fishes Canada, United States
18. Hellbender Cryptobranchus alleganiensis Amphibians United States
19. Indiana Bat Myotis sodalis Mammals Eastern and Midwestern USA
20. Ivory Gull Pagophila eburnea Birds Asia, Europe, North America (including United States), Oceanic
21. Karner Blue Butterfly  WATCH A LIVE KARNER BLUE BUTTERFLY Lycaeides melissa samuelis Insects Canada (Ontario), Illinois, Indiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, New Hampshire, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin
22. Kiyi Coregonus kiyi Fishes Canada, United States
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23. Lined Seahorse Hippocampus erectus Fishes Central America, North America (including United States), Oceanic, South America
24. New England Cottontail Sylvilagus transitionalis Mammals Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island, Vermont
25. Northeastern Bulrush Scirpus ancistrochaetus Plants Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Pennsylvania, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia
26. Oceanic Whitetip Shark Carcharhinus longimanus Fishes Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States and Hawaii), Oceanic, South America
27. Olive-sided Flycatcher Contopus cooperi Birds Central and South America, North America (including United States)
28. Piping Plover Charadrius melodus Birds Canada, USA - Great Lakes Watershed
29. Red Porgy Pagrus pagrus Fishes Asia, Central and South America, Europe, Africa, and the Middle East, Mexico, United States
30. Red-headed Woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus Birds Canada, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, United States
31. Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii dougallii Birds Northeastern USA
32. Rusty Blackbird Euphagus carolinus Birds Saint Pierre and Miquelon, United States
33. Saltmarsh Sharp-tailed Sparrow Ammodramus caudacutus Birds Canada, United States
34. Sandplain Gerardia Agalinis acuta Plants Connecticut, Maryland, Massachusetts, New York, Rhode Island
35. Scarlet Bluet Enallagma pictum Insects Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island
36. Shortjaw Cisco Coregonus zenithicus Fishes Canada, United States
37. Shortnose Sturgeon Acipenser brevirostrum Fishes USA and Canada (Atlantic Coast)
38. Sooty Shearwater Ardenna grisea Birds Africa, Antarctica, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic, South America
39. Spotted Turtle Clemmys guttata Reptiles Canada, United States
40. Wood Turtle Glyptemys insculpta Reptiles Canada, United States
41. Yellow Lampmussel Lampsilis cariosa Clams Canada (New Brunswick, Nova Scotia), United States
42. Yellowtail Flounder Pleuronectes ferrugineus Fishes Canada, New York, Rhode Island

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