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Marine Mammals

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Species Name
Species Category
Species, Subspecies, or DPS
Status
Region
 Species Illustration
Berardius bairdii
Whales
Throughout Its Range
CITES Appendix II
Alaska
West Coast
Foreign
Throughout Its Range
MMPA Protected
Alaska
West Coast
Foreign
 Species Illustration
Delphinapterus leucas
Whales
Cook Inlet DPS
ESA Endangered
Alaska
Throughout Its Range
CITES Appendix II
Alaska
Throughout Its Range
MMPA Protected
Alaska
Cook Inlet stock
MMPA Depleted
Alaska
Sakhalin Bay-Nikolaya Bay-Amur River stock
MMPA Depleted
Alaska
 Species Illustration
Mesoplodon densirostris
Whales
Throughout Its Range
CITES Appendix II
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
Throughout Its Range
MMPA Protected
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
 Species Illustration
Balaenoptera musculus
Whales
Throughout Its Range
ESA Endangered
Alaska
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
Throughout Its Range
CITES Appendix II
Alaska
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
Throughout Its Range
MMPA Protected
Alaska
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
Throughout Its Range
MMPA Depleted
Alaska
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
 Species Illustration
Balaena mysticetus
Whales
Throughout Its Range
ESA Endangered
Alaska
Foreign
Throughout Its Range
CITES Appendix I
Alaska
Foreign
Throughout Its Range
MMPA Protected
Alaska
Foreign
Throughout Its Range
MMPA Depleted
Alaska
Foreign
 Species Illustration
Balaenoptera edeni
Whales
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New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
Throughout Its Range
CITES Appendix II
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
Throughout Its Range
MMPA Protected
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
 Species Illustration
Ziphius cavirostris
Whales
Throughout Its Range
MMPA Protected
Alaska
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
Throughout Its Range
CITES Appendix II
Alaska
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
 Species Illustration
Kogia sima
Whales
Throughout Its Range
CITES Appendix II
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
Throughout Its Range
MMPA Protected
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
 Species Illustration
Pseudorca crassidens
Whales
Dolphins & Porpoises
Main Hawaiian Islands Insular DPS
ESA Endangered
Alaska
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
Throughout Its Range
CITES Appendix II
Alaska
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
Throughout Its Range
MMPA Protected
Alaska
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
Main Hawaiian Islands Insular stock
MMPA Depleted
Alaska
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
 Species Illustration
Balaenoptera physalus
Whales
Throughout Its Range
ESA Endangered
Alaska
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
Throughout Its Range
CITES Appendix I
Alaska
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
Throughout Its Range
MMPA Protected
Alaska
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
Throughout Its Range
MMPA Depleted
Alaska
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
 Species Illustration
Mesoplodon europaeus
Whales
Throughout Its Range
CITES Appendix II
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Southeast
Throughout Its Range
MMPA Protected
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Southeast
 Species Illustration
Eschrichtius robustus
Whales
Western North Pacific DPS
ESA Endangered - Foreign
Alaska
West Coast
Foreign
Throughout Its Range
CITES Appendix I
Alaska
West Coast
Foreign
Throughout Its Range
MMPA Protected
Alaska
West Coast
Foreign
Western North Pacific DPS
MMPA Depleted
Alaska
West Coast
Foreign
 Species Illustration
Megaptera novaeangliae
Whales
Central America DPS
ESA Endangered
Alaska
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
Foreign
Western North Pacific DPS
ESA Endangered
Alaska
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
Foreign
Arabian Sea DPS
ESA Endangered - Foreign
Alaska
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
Foreign
Cape Verde Islands/Northwest Africa DPS
ESA Endangered - Foreign
Alaska
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
Foreign
Mexico DPS
ESA Threatened
Alaska
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
Foreign
Throughout Its Range
CITES Appendix I
Alaska
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
Foreign
Throughout Its Range
MMPA Protected
Alaska
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
Foreign
Western North Pacific stock
MMPA Depleted
Alaska
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
Foreign
Central North Pacific stock
MMPA Depleted
Alaska
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
Foreign
California/Oregon/Washington stock
MMPA Depleted
Alaska
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
Foreign
 Species Illustration
Orcinus orca
Whales
Dolphins & Porpoises
Southern Resident DPS
ESA Endangered
Alaska
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
Throughout its Range
CITES Appendix II
Alaska
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
Throughout its Range
MMPA Protected
Alaska
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
AT1 Transient stock
MMPA Depleted
Alaska
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
 Species Illustration
Globicephala melas
Whales
Dolphins & Porpoises
Throughout Its Range
CITES Appendix II
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Southeast
Throughout Its Range
MMPA Protected
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Southeast
 Species Illustration
Indopacetus pacificus
Whales
Throughout Its Range
CITES Appendix II
Pacific Islands
Throughout Its Range
MMPA Protected
Pacific Islands
 Species Illustration
Peponocephala electra
Whales
Dolphins & Porpoises
Throughout Its Range
CITES Appendix II
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
Throughout the Wider Caribbean Region
SPAW Annex II
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
Throughout Its Range
MMPA Protected
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
 Species Illustration
Balaenoptera acutorostrata
Whales
All stocks except West Greenland
CITES Appendix I
Alaska
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
West Greenland stock
CITES Appendix II
Alaska
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
Throughout Its Range
MMPA Protected
Alaska
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
 Species Illustration
Monodon monoceros
Whales
Throughout Its Range
CITES Appendix II
Alaska
Throughout Its Range
MMPA Protected
Alaska
 Species Illustration
Eubalaena glacialis
Whales
Throughout Its Range
ESA Endangered
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Southeast
Throughout Its Range
CITES Appendix I
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Southeast
Throughout Its Range
MMPA Protected
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Southeast
Throughout Its Range
MMPA Depleted
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Southeast
 Species Illustration
Eubalaena japonica
Whales
Throughout Its Range
ESA Endangered
Alaska
West Coast
Throughout Its Range
CITES Appendix I
Alaska
West Coast
Throughout Its Range
MMPA Protected
Alaska
West Coast
Throughout Its Range
MMPA Depleted
Alaska
West Coast
 Species Illustration
Hyperoodon ampullatus
Whales
Throughout Its Range
CITES Appendix I
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Throughout Its Range
MMPA Protected
New England/Mid-Atlantic
 Species Illustration
Feresa attenuata
Whales
Dolphins & Porpoises
Throughout Its Range
CITES Appendix II
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
Throughout Its Range
MMPA Protected
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
 Species Illustration
Kogia breviceps
Whales
Throughout Its Range
CITES Appendix II
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
Throughout the Wider Caribbean Region
SPAW Annex II
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
Throughout Its Range
MMPA Protected
New England/Mid-Atlantic
Pacific Islands
Southeast
West Coast
 Species Illustration
Balaenoptera ricei
Whales
Throughout Its Range
ESA Endangered
Southeast
Throughout Its Range
CITES Appendix I
Southeast
Throughout Its Range
MMPA Protected
Southeast
Throughout Its Range
MMPA Depleted
Southeast