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The Upper White Subbasin

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Tracked elements of biodiversity include animals, plants, and natural communities that are uncommon either globally or within the state of Colorado. The list below includes all wetland and riparian dependent elements found within the subbasin and the count of known occurrences.

  • Amphibians

State Scientific NameState Common NameGRankSRankCount
Anaxyrus boreas pop. 1Boreal Toad (Southern Rocky Mountain Population)G4T1QS19
Lithobates pipiensNorthern Leopard FrogG5S32
Spea intermontanaGreat Basin SpadefootG5S32
  • Birds

State Scientific NameState Common NameGRankSRankCount
Cypseloides nigerBlack SwiftG4S3B2
Grus canadensis tabidaGreater Sandhill CraneG5T5S2B,S4N1
Haliaeetus leucocephalusBald EagleG5S1B,S3N6
Melanerpes lewisLewis's WoodpeckerG4S41
  • Fish

State Scientific NameState Common NameGRankSRankCount
Oncorhynchus clarkii pleuriticusColorado River Cutthroat TroutG4T3S313
Ptychocheilus luciusColorado PikeminnowG1S15
Xyrauchen texanusRazorback SuckerG1S13
  • Insects

State Scientific NameState Common NameGRankSRankCount
Erebia pawlowskiiTheano AlpineG5S32
  • Mollusks

State Scientific NameState Common NameGRankSRankCount
Valvata sinceraMossy ValvataG5S34
  • Natural Communities

State Scientific NameState Common NameGRankSRankCount
Acer negundo - Populus angustifolia / Cornus sericea ForestNarrowleaf Cottonwood Riparian ForestsG2S28
Alnus incana - Salix (monticola, lucida, ligulifolia) ShrublandThinleaf Alder-Mixed Willow SpeciesG3S31
Alnus incana / Cornus sericea ShrublandThinleaf Alder-Red-osier Dogwood Riparian ShrublandG3G4S31
Alnus incana / Mesic Forbs ShrublandThinleaf Alder/Mesic Forb Riparian ShrublandG3S34
Betula occidentalis / Maianthemum stellatum ShrublandFoothills Riparian ShrublandG4?S33
Cornus sericea ShrublandFoothills Riparian ShrublandG4QS23
Picea pungens / Alnus incana WoodlandMontane Riparian ForestsG3S34
Populus angustifolia - Picea pungens / Alnus incana WoodlandMontane Riparian ForestsG3S33
Populus angustifolia / Rhus trilobata WoodlandNarrowleaf Cottonwood/SkunkbrushG3S33
Salix boothii / Mesic Forbs ShrublandBooth's Willow/Mesic ForbG3S37
Salix boothii / Mesic Graminoids ShrublandRiparian Willow CarrG3?S31
Salix planifolia / Calamagrostis canadensis ShrublandSubalpine Riparian Willow CarrG4S22
Salix wolfii / Carex aquatilis ShrublandSubalpine Riparian Willow CarrG4S31
Salix wolfii / Mesic Forbs ShrublandSubalpine Riparian Willow CarrG3S35
  • Vascular Plants

State Scientific NameState Common NameGRankSRankCount
Listera borealisnorthern twaybladeG4S22
Sullivantia hapemanii var. purpusiiHanging Garden sullivantiaG3T3S34