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Dunn County Natural Heritage Inventory data

The following is a list of species and natural features on the Natural Heritage Working List that have been documented in Dunn County. These data are provided for general planning and assessment purposes only and should not be used for screening or reviewing proposed land development or land management projects. Learn about other methods for obtaining data, including project-specific data.

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Click on the table headings to sort the table, and click on a heading again to change the sort order. The scientific names link to pages with more information about each species or natural community. The count shown is the number of locations in Dunn County where each species or feature has been documented and incorporated in the NHI Database. There are likely many additional locations which have not yet been documented. Also, these data were last updated on July 18, 2017, so there may be more recent county records not reflected here. Return to the county tool.
Scientific Name Common Name WI
Status
Federal
Status
Group
Acipenser fulvescens Lake Sturgeon SC/H Rare Fishes
Aflexia rubranura Red-tailed Prairie Leafhopper END Rare Leafhoppers and True Bugs
Alasmidonta marginata Elktoe SC/P Rare Mussels and Clams
Alder thicket Alder Thicket NA Shrub Communities
Allogona profunda Broad-banded Forestsnail SC/N Rare Aquatic and Terrestrial Snails
Anemone caroliniana Carolina Anemone END Rare Plants
Anguilla rostrata American Eel SC/N Rare Fishes
Asclepias ovalifolia Dwarf Milkweed THR Rare Plants
Aspidoscelis sexlineata Six-lined Racerunner SC/H Rare Reptiles
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered Hawk THR Rare Birds
Chlosyne gorgone Gorgone Checker Spot SC/N Rare Butterflies and Moths
Chondestes grammacus Lark Sparrow SC/M Rare Birds
Colinus virginianus Northern Bobwhite SC/M Rare Birds
Crotalaria sagittalis Arrow-headed Rattle-box SC Rare Plants
Cycleptus elongatus Blue Sucker THR Rare Fishes
Diarrhena obovata Ovate Beak Grass END Rare Plants
Dry prairie Dry Prairie NA Herbaceous Communities - Prairies
Dry-mesic prairie Dry-mesic Prairie NA Herbaceous Communities - Prairies
Ellipsaria lineolata Butterfly END Rare Mussels and Clams
Emergent marsh Emergent Marsh NA Herbaceous Communities - Marshes
Empidonax virescens Acadian Flycatcher THR Rare Birds
Floodplain forest Floodplain Forest NA Southern Forests
Glyphyalinia wheatleyi Bright Glyph SC/N Rare Aquatic and Terrestrial Snails
Guppya sterkii Brilliant Granule SC/N Rare Aquatic and Terrestrial Snails
Hendersonia occulta Cherrystone Drop THR Rare Aquatic and Terrestrial Snails
Homalosorus pycnocarpos Glade Fern SC Rare Plants
Ictiobus niger Black Buffalo THR Rare Fishes
Lythrurus umbratilis Redfin Shiner THR Rare Fishes
Macdunnoa persimplex A Flat-headed Mayfly SC/N Rare Mayflies
Melanoplus flavidus Blue-legged Grasshopper SC/N Rare Grasshoppers and Allies
Metretopus borealis A Cleft-footed Minnow Mayfly SC/N Rare Mayflies
Moist cliff Moist Cliff NA Primary Habitats - Bedrock Dependent
Moxostoma carinatum River Redhorse THR Rare Fishes
Northern dry-mesic forest Northern Dry-mesic Forest NA Northern Forests
Northern wet forest Northern Wet Forest NA Northern Forests
Nycticorax nycticorax Black-crowned Night-Heron SC/M Rare Birds
Oak barrens Oak Barrens NA Savannas and Woodlands
Oak opening Oak Opening NA Savannas and Woodlands
Ophiogomphus smithi Sioux (Sand) Snaketail SC/N Rare Dragonflies and Damselflies
Opuntia fragilis Brittle Prickly-pear THR Rare Plants
Orphulella pelidna Spotted-winged Grasshopper SC/N Rare Grasshoppers and Allies
Phemeranthus rugospermus Prairie Fame-flower SC Rare Plants
Pine barrens Pine Barrens NA Savannas and Woodlands
Pituophis catenifer Gophersnake SC/P Rare Reptiles
Plauditus cestus A Small Minnow Mayfly SC/N Rare Mayflies
Polyodon spathula Paddlefish THR Rare Fishes
Prenanthes aspera Rough Rattlesnake-root END Rare Plants
Quadrula metanevra Monkeyface THR Rare Mussels and Clams
Quadrula nodulata Wartyback THR Rare Mussels and Clams
Sand prairie Sand Prairie NA Herbaceous Communities - Prairies
Scleria triglomerata Whip Nutrush SC Rare Plants
Setophaga citrina Hooded Warbler THR Rare Birds
Shrub-carr Shrub-carr NA Shrub Communities
Southern dry forest Southern Dry Forest NA Southern Forests
Southern dry-mesic forest Southern Dry-mesic Forest NA Southern Forests
Southern mesic forest Southern Mesic Forest NA Southern Forests
Southern sedge meadow Southern Sedge Meadow NA Herbaceous Communities - Sedge Meadows, Fens, and Bogs
Southern Tamarack Swamp Southern Tamarack Swamp NA Southern Forests
Striatura exigua Ribbed Striate SC/N Rare Aquatic and Terrestrial Snails
Sturnella neglecta Western Meadowlark SC/M Rare Birds
Trimerotropis maritima Seaside Grasshopper SC/N Rare Grasshoppers and Allies
Tritogonia verrucosa Buckhorn THR Rare Mussels and Clams
Truncilla donaciformis Fawnsfoot THR Rare Mussels and Clams
Vallonia parvula Trumpet Vallonia SC/N Rare Aquatic and Terrestrial Snails
Vertigo nylanderi Deep-throated Vertigo SC/N Rare Aquatic and Terrestrial Snails
Vireo bellii Bell's Vireo THR Rare Birds
Canis lupus Gray Wolf SC/FL LE Rare Mammals
Plethobasus cyphyus Sheepnose END LE Rare Mussels and Clams
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's Sparrow THR SOC Rare Birds
Chlidonias niger Black Tern END SOC Rare Birds
Cirsium hillii Hill's Thistle THR SOC Rare Plants
Crystallaria asprella Crystal Darter END SOC Rare Fishes
Emydoidea blandingii Blanding's Turtle SC/P SOC Rare Reptiles
Glyptemys insculpta Wood Turtle THR SOC Rare Reptiles
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead Shrike END SOC Rare Birds
Simpsonaias ambigua Salamander Mussel THR SOC Rare Mussels and Clams
Last revised: July 18, 2017
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