Endangered Species Search by Area Selection

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 Baja California may not be listed here. For a complete list of endangered species in North America, browse the North America endangered species list.

Endangered species found in Baja California:

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. Baja California Rock Squirrel Spermophilus atricapillus Mammals Mexico (Baja California)
2. Baja California Whiptail Aspidoscelis labialis Reptiles Mexico (Baja California)
3. Black Abalone Haliotis cracherodii Snails California, Mexico (Baja California)
4. Black Jackrabbit Lepus insularis Mammals Mexico (Baja California Sur)
5. Bronze Whaler Carcharhinus brachyurus Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States), South America
6. Bully Tree Sideroxylon peninsulare Plants Mexico
7. Burt's Deer Mouse Peromyscus caniceps Mammals Mexico (Baja California Sur)
8. California Sheephead Semicossyphus pulcher Fishes Mexico, United States (California)
9. Dalquest's Pocket Mouse Chaetodipus dalquesti Mammals Mexico (Baja California Sur)
10. Fiddlefish Rhinobatos leucorhynchus Fishes Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama
11. Guadalupe Island Cypress Cupressus guadalupensis Plants California, Mexico
12. Longnose Eagle Ray Myliobatis longirostris Fishes Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico (Baja California), Nicaragua, Panama, Peru
13. Mearns's Squirrel Tamiasciurus mearnsi Mammals Mexico (Baja California)
14. Merriam's Kangaroo Rat Dipodomys merriami Mammals Mexico, United States
15. Munk's Devil Ray Mobula munkiana Fishes Central America, North America, South America
16. North Pacific Right Whale Balaena japonica Mammals Canada (British Columbia), China, Japan, Korea, Mexico (Baja California), Russia, Taiwan, United States and Hawaii
17. 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
18. Otay Mesa-mint Pogogyne nudiuscula Plants California, Mexico (Baja California)
19. Quercus engelmannii Quercus engelmannii Plants California, Mexico
20. Quercus dumosa Quercus dumosa Plants California, Mexico
21. Quercus devia Quercus devia Plants Mexico
22. Quercus cedrosensis Quercus cedrosensis Plants Mexico
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23. Quercus brandegeei Quercus brandegeei Plants Mexico
24. Salt Marsh Bird's-beak Cordylanthus maritimus ssp. maritimus Plants California, Mexico (Baja California)
25. San Jose Brush Rabbit Sylvilagus mansuetus Mammals Mexico
26. Santa Catalina Island Rattlesnake Crotalus catalinensis Reptiles Mexico (Baja California Sur)
27. Spotted Eagle Ray Aetobatus narinari Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Middle East, North America (including United States and US Island Territory and Hawaii), Oceans, South America
28. White Abalone Haliotis sorenseni Snails North America (West Coast from Point Conception, CA, USA, to Punta Abreojos, Baja Californa, Mexico)

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