2874 thumb Yukon Species at Risk

Yukon is known to be home to at least 10,000 plant and animal species, some found nowhere else in Canada and several nowhere else in the world. Help the Conservation Data Centre (CDC) better understand species ...more ↓

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Western Toad 1
Anaxyrus boreas
Small
Boreal Chorus Frog 1
Pseudacris maculata
5692107558 2c13eecb5f m
Columbia Spotted Frog 2
Rana luteiventris
499981592 22410c8958 m
Pileated Woodpecker 3
Dryocopus pileatus
4451785466 f52872ff16 m
Short-eared Owl 4
Asio flammeus
3189546578 c197968833 m
Sandhill Crane 5
Antigone canadensis
3583286090 2b1062894e m
Whooping Crane 6
Grus americana
4069373709 76cf849371 m
Sharp-tailed Grouse 7
Tympanuchus phasianellus
3982088511 eb447c9081 m
Buff-breasted Sandpiper 8
Calidris subruficollis
3810026767 cd5259e7dc m
Short-billed Dowitcher 9
Limnodromus griseus
8483814331 687fa9d7e4 m
Long-billed Dowitcher 10
Limnodromus scolopaceus
Small
Wandering Tattler 11
Tringa incana
12215290354 0868efb439 m
Whimbrel 12
Numenius phaeopus
473835684 9c0e3e1f76 m
Ruddy Turnstone 13
Arenaria interpres
Small
Red Phalarope 14
Phalaropus fulicarius
500243357 3436c7da97 m
Red-necked Phalarope 15
Phalaropus lobatus
741288885 b994d2751c m
Wilson's Phalarope 16
Phalaropus tricolor
3843914998 9e571324c7 m
Black Tern 17
Chlidonias niger
5262517187 fe40349140 m
Black Guillemot 18
Cepphus grylle
2702009004 d449c3c3fe m
Parasitic Jaeger 19
Stercorarius parasiticus
13909570780 f8bee13773 m
Horned Grebe 20
Podiceps auritus
4416953743 a037f51308 m
Pied-billed Grebe 21
Podilymbus podiceps
47143 260 190
Peregrine Falcon 22
Falco peregrinus
3752819339 80e516dc07 m
American Kestrel 23
Falco sparverius
89845 260 190
Common Nighthawk 24
Chordeiles minor
3576455518 73b29fe185 m
Common Eider 25
Somateria mollissima
14568165343 eba58668b7 m
Redhead 26
Aythya americana
355334429 f3ea5c9474 m
Hooded Merganser 27
Lophodytes cucullatus
16377514452 7a286c7164 m
Harlequin Duck 28
Histrionicus histrionicus
3429468966 4ab9c5835a m
Swainson's Hawk 29
Buteo swainsoni
3219902210 49dd331423 m
Double-crested Cormorant 30
Phalacrocorax auritus
14065538177 64bc093dba m
Barn Swallow 31
Hirundo rustica
3821430908 21d91bec14 m
Bank Swallow 32
Riparia riparia
439779782 122ee6bcf0 m
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 8
Stelgidopteryx serripennis
22099 260 190
Rusty Blackbird 33
Euphagus carolinus
6925960193 aedbcaa96b m
Northern Shrike 34
Lanius excubitor
4475657251 523be66e00 m
Bluethroat 32
Luscinia svecica
3234195499 2d36bfa252 m
Gray-headed Chickadee 35
Poecile cinctus
6933171953 ffdd31d75c m
Eurasian Wren 36
Troglodytes troglodytes
2497653627 5ce6888112 m
Olive-sided Flycatcher 8
Contopus cooperi
6131993858 e5642a1b49 m
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher 8
Empidonax flaviventris
72517 260 190
Eastern Phoebe 37
Sayornis phoebe
4539226143 ae725f7a26 m
Red-eyed Vireo 8
Vireo olivaceus
7305104576 ddcf245443 m
Philadelphia Vireo 38
Vireo philadelphicus
15482278565 c79a168802 m
Blue-headed Vireo 39
Vireo solitarius
4647330906 d437218927 m
Smith's Longspur 8
Calcarius pictus
Small
Le Conte's Sparrow 11
Ammodramus leconteii
7981429673 baa659d40d m
Brewer's Sparrow 40
Spizella breweri
2465603556 526ff25980 m
Rose-breasted Grosbeak 41
Pheucticus ludovicianus
2478631560 43b360f835 m
Western Tanager 8
Piranga ludoviciana
13668141205 a4a3c5b1ed m
Eastern Yellow Wagtail 42
Motacilla tschutschensis
3863821430 bbd796d5ae m
Canada Warbler 43
Cardellina canadensis
54277 260 190
Ovenbird 44
Seiurus aurocapilla
8754764295 cc1391a8d9 m
Bay-breasted Warbler 45
Setophaga castanea
6121553125 8857816865 m
Magnolia Warbler 38
Setophaga magnolia
3203467113 6f983791f1 m
Cape May Warbler 46
Setophaga tigrina
Small
Black-and-white Warbler 47
Mniotilta varia
8754781635 fac79f723b m
Mourning Warbler 45
Geothlypis philadelphia
05518 260 190
Woodland Caribou 48
Rangifer tarandus caribou
3226159672 e642e714e9 m
Elk 49
Cervus elaphus
3884993701 c1c5c3b6fd m
Woods Bison 50
Bison bison athabascae
4467477140 4f5549b44e m
Gray Whale 51
Eschrichtius robustus
81104 260 190
Bowhead Whale 52
Balaena mysticetus
673915993 eabef33055 m
Little Brown Bat 53
Myotis lucifugus
5881232758 01290f95b7 m
Northern Myotis 54
Myotis septentrionalis
16630262729 22a6d7512d m
Brown Bear 55
Ursus arctos
2890311916 2fa8d5743f m
Polar Bear 56
Ursus maritimus
6222717167 667651fa9e m
Fisher 50
Martes pennanti
Small
Wolverine 14
Gulo gulo
Small
Collared Pika 57
Ochotona collaris
66760 260 190
Woodchuck 58
Marmota monax
Ogilvie collared lemming
Dicrostonyx nunatakensis
836989737 ebf6afa99b m
Whitefishes 59
Coregonus
95467 260 190
Bering Cisco 60
Coregonus laurettae
19427 260 190
Bull Trout 61
Salvelinus confluentus
6309070806 261e3a7ff6 m
Dolly Varden Char 62
Salvelinus malma malma
32013 260 190
Yukon Floater 63
Anodonta beringiana
2453431082 bea17b033a m
Variable Checkerspot 64
Euphydryas chalcedona
240px compton tortoiseshell, temagami
False Comma 65
Nymphalis l-album
Small
Milbert's Tortoiseshell 66
Aglais milberti
52947 260 190
Pacific Orangetip 67
Anthocharis sara
Small
Philip's Tiger Moth 68
Grammia philipiana
Small
Arctic Tiger Moth 68
Acerbia alpina
Small
Lafontaine's Tiger Moth 68
Neoarctia lafontainei
57436 260 190
Rockslide Tiger Moth 69
Holoarctia sordida
Small
Kluane Tiger Moth 70
Arctia brachyptera
Small
Kononenko's Dodia 68
Dodia kononenkoi
Small
Straight-lined Dodia 68
Dodia verticalis
503695660 efa823bf44 m
Gypsy Cuckoo-bee 71
Bombus bohemicus
44374 260 190
Yellowbanded Bumble Bee 72
Bombus terricola
Small
Western Bumble Bee mckayi subspecies 68
Bombus occidentalis mckayi
1423100579 0b06218c8d m
Common Claybank Tiger Beetle 73
Cicindela limbalis
1391409533 b984da5a53 m
Oblique-lined Tiger Beetle 73
Cicindela tranquebarica
66161 260 190
Boreal Snaketail 74
Ophiogomphus colubrinus
Small
Canada Darner 74
Aeshna canadensis
Small
Carcross Dune Tachinid 68
Germaria angustata
Small
American Alpine Lady Fern 75
Athyrium distentifolium americanum
8226167058 733cf01d41 m
Northern holly fern 76
Polystichum lonchitis
8203940547 a090e6a239 m
Siberian Polypody 77
Polypodium sibiricum

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