Species Directory

ESA Threatened & Endangered

NOAA Fisheries has jurisdiction over 165 endangered and threatened marine species (80 endangered; 85 threatened), including 66 foreign species (40 endangered; 26 threatened).  

Additional species are currently under review or have been proposed for Endangered Species Act listing: 4 petitioned species awaiting a 90-day finding, 13 candidate species for ESA listing, 0 proposed species for ESA listing.

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Species Name
Species Category
Species, Subspecies, or DPS
Status
Year Listed
Recovery Plan
Critical Habitat
Region
Acropora globiceps
Invertebrates
Corals
Throughout Its Range
ESA Threatened
2014
-
Pacific Islands
Acropora jacquelineae
Invertebrates
Corals
Throughout Its Range
ESA Threatened
2014
-
Pacific Islands
Acropora lokani
Invertebrates
Corals
Throughout Its Range
ESA Threatened - Foreign
2014
-
Foreign
Acropora pharaonis
Invertebrates
Corals
Throughout Its Range
ESA Threatened - Foreign
2014
-
Foreign
Acropora retusa
Invertebrates
Corals
Throughout Its Range
ESA Threatened
2014
-
Pacific Islands
Acropora rudis
Invertebrates
Corals
Throughout Its Range
ESA Threatened - Foreign
2014
-
Foreign
Acropora speciosa
Invertebrates
Corals
Throughout Its Range
ESA Threatened
2014
-
Pacific Islands
Acropora tenella
Invertebrates
Corals
Throughout Its Range
ESA Threatened - Foreign
2014
-
Foreign
Anacropora spinosa
Invertebrates
Corals
Throughout Its Range
ESA Threatened - Foreign
2014
-
Foreign
Haliotis cracherodii
Invertebrates
Abalone
Throughout Its Range
ESA Endangered
2009
West Coast
Orbicella franksi
Invertebrates
Corals
Throughout Its Range
ESA Threatened
2014
-
Southeast
Cantharellus noumeae
Invertebrates
Corals
Throughout Its Range
ESA Endangered - Foreign
2015
-
-
Foreign
Nautilus pompilius
Invertebrates
Other
Throughout Its Range
ESA Threatened
2018
-
Pacific Islands
Acropora palmata
Invertebrates
Corals
Throughout Its Range
ESA Threatened
2006
Southeast
Euphyllia paradivisa
Invertebrates
Corals
Throughout Its Range
ESA Threatened
2014
-
Pacific Islands
Isopora crateriformis
Invertebrates
Corals
Throughout Its Range
ESA Threatened
2014
-
Pacific Islands
Orbicella annularis
Invertebrates
Corals
Throughout Its Range
ESA Threatened
2014
-
Southeast
Montipora australiensis
Invertebrates
Corals
Throughout Its Range
ESA Threatened - Foreign
2014
-
Foreign
Orbicella faveolata
Invertebrates
Corals
Throughout Its Range
ESA Threatened
2014
-
Southeast
Pavona diffluens
Invertebrates
Corals
Throughout Its Range
ESA Threatened - Foreign
2014
-
Foreign
Dendrogyra cylindrus
Invertebrates
Corals
Throughout Its Range
ESA Threatened
2014
-
Southeast
Porites napopora
Invertebrates
Corals
Throughout Its Range
ESA Threatened - Foreign
2014
-
Foreign
Mycetophyllia ferox
Invertebrates
Corals
Throughout Its Range
ESA Threatened
2014
-
Southeast
Seriatopora aculeata
Invertebrates
Corals
Throughout Its Range
ESA Threatened
2014
-
Pacific Islands
Siderastrea glynni
Invertebrates
Corals
Throughout Its Range
ESA Endangered - Foreign
2015
-
-
Foreign