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The Piceance-Yellow 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
Spea intermontanaGreat Basin SpadefootG5S32
  • Birds

State Scientific NameState Common NameGRankSRankCount
Centrocercus urophasianusSage GrouseG3G4S41
Haliaeetus leucocephalusBald EagleG5S1B,S3N1
Plegadis chihiWhite-faced IbisG5S2B1
  • Fish

State Scientific NameState Common NameGRankSRankCount
Ptychocheilus luciusColorado PikeminnowG1S12
  • Natural Communities

State Scientific NameState Common NameGRankSRankCount
Catabrosa aquatica - Mimulus ssp. Spring WetlandSpring WetlandGUS21
Populus angustifolia / Betula occidentalis WoodlandMontane Riparian ForestG3S31
Salix bebbiana ShrublandMontane Willow CarrsG3?S21
Schoenoplectus pungens Herbaceous VegetationBulrushG3G4S33
Typha domingensis Western Herbaceous VegetationWestern Slope MarshG5?S12
  • Vascular Plants

State Scientific NameState Common NameGRankSRankCount
Sullivantia hapemanii var. purpusiiHanging Garden sullivantiaG3T3S32