Land Bird Conservation Plan Colorado  

Executive Summary
Overview of Colorado
Physiographic Region 36
Physiographic Region 62
Physiographic Region 87
Implementation Strategies
Literature Cited
Appendices

Appendix A

APPENDIX A: Scientific and Common Names of Plants and Animals



Plants
alligator juniper (Juniperus deppeana)
Arapien blazingstar (Nuttallia argillosa)
antelope bitterbrush (Purshia tridentata)
Arizona fescue (Festuca arizonica)
Ashe juniper (Juniperus ashei)
aspen (Populus tremuloides)
big sagebrush (Artemesia tridentata)
big bluestem (Andropogon gerardii)
blackbrush (Coleogyne ramosissima)
blue grama (Bouteloua gracilis)
blue spruce (Picea pungens)
blueberry (Vaccinium myrtillus)
bog birch (Betula glandulosa)
box elder (Acer negundo)
bristlecone pine (Pinus aristata)
buckbrush (Ceanothus fendleri)
budsage (Artemisia spinescens)
buffaloberry (Shepherdia canadensis)
buffalo grass (Buchloe dactyloides)
California juniper (Juniperus californica)
cheatgrass (Bromus tectorum)
Chinese elm (Ulmus pumila)
chokecherry (Prunus virginiana)
cholla (Cylindropuntia imbricata)
Colorado currant (Ribes coloradense)
crested wheatgrass (Agropyron cristatum)
currant (Ribes spp.)
dandelion (Taraxacum officinale)
Douglas-fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii)
dwarf mistletoe (Arceuthobium spp.)
Eastern red cedar (Juniperus virginianus)
Eastwood's monkey flower (Mimulus eastwoodiae)
elk sedge (Carex geyeri)
Engelmann spruce (Picea engelmannii)
evening-primrose (Oenothera spp.)
filaree (Erodium cicutarium)
four-winged saltbush (Atriplex canescens)
Fremont cottonwood (Populus fremontii)
galleta (Hilaria jamesii)
Gambel oak (Quercus gambelii)
geranium (Geranium spp.)
giant helleborine (Epipactis gigantea)
globemallow (Sphaeralcea spp.)
golden columbine (Aquilegia chrysantha rydbergii)
greasewood (Sarcobatus vermiculatus)
green molly (Kochia americana)
hackberry (Celtis occidentalis)
halogeton (Halogeton glomeratus)
hawthorn (Crataegus spp.)
Idaho fescue (Festuca idahoensis)
Indian paintbrush (Castilleja )spp.
Indian ricegrass (Oryzopsis hymenoides)
Junegrass (Koeleria macrantha)
kinnikinick (Arctostaphylos uva-ursi)
larkspur (Delphinium spp.)
limber pine (Pinus flexilis)
little bluestem (Schizachyrium scoparium)
lodgepole pine (Pinus contorta)
mat saltbush (Atriplex corrugata)
milkweed (Asclepias spp.)
Mormon tea (Ephedra viridis)
mountain alder (Alnus tenuifolia)
mountain mahogany (Cercocarpus montanus, C. ledifolius)
mountain sagebrush (Artemesia frigida)
mountain spray (Holodiscus dumosus)
narrowleaf cottonwood (Populus angustifolia)
needle-and-thread (Stipa comata)
Nuttall's saltbush (Atriplex nuttallii)
one-seed juniper (Juniperus monosperma)
paintbrush spp. (Castilleja spp.)
penstemon spp. (Delphinium spp.)
pinyon pine (Pinus edulis)
plains cottonwood (Populus deltoidea)
ponderosa pine (Pinus ponderosa)
prairie sand-reed (Calamovilfa longifolia)
prickly-pear cactus (Opuntia polycantha)
rabbitbrush (Chrysothamnus spp.)
raspberry (Rubus spp.)
redberry juniper (Juniperus erythrocarpa)
red-osier dogwood (Cornus stolonifera)
Rio Grande cottonwood (Populus deltoides wislizenii)
river birch (Betula occidentalis)
Rocky Mountain juniper (Juniperus scopulorum)
Russian knapweed (Centaurea repens)
Russian-olive (Elaeagnus angustifolia)
Russian thistle (Salsola iberica)
Salina wildrye (Elymus salina)
saltbush (Atriplex spp.)
salt cedar (Tamarix gallica)
Sandberg bluegrass (Poa sandbergii)
sand sagebrush (Artemesia filifolia)
sand bluestem (Andropogon hallii)
sand dropseed (Sporobolus cryptandrus)
scarlet gilia (Ipomopis aggregata)
sego lily (Calochortus gunnisonii)
shadscale (Atriplex confertifolia)
serviceberry (Amelanchier spp.)
shinnery oak (Quercus havardii)
shrubby cinquefoil (Pentaphylloides floribunda)
side-oats gram (Bouteloua curtipendula)
silver sagebrush (Atriplex cana)
singleleaf pinyon (Pinus monophylla)
skunkbrush (Rhus aromatica/ Rhus trilobata)
slender wheatgrass (Elymus trachycaulus)
snowberry (Symphoricarpos spp.)
spiny hopsage (Atriplex spinosa)
spiny horsebrush (cottonthorn) (Tetradymia spinosa)
Squaw apple (Peraphyllum ramosissimum)
squirreltail (Sitanion hystrix)
strawberry (Fragaria spp.)
subalpine fir (Abies lasiocarpa)
sumac (Rhus spp.)
switchgrass (Panicum virgatum)
three-awn (Aristada spp.)
threeleaf sumac (Rhus trilobata)
trumpet vine (Campsis radicans)
twist flower (Streptanthus cordatus)
Utah juniper (Juniperus osteosperma)
valerian (Valeriana spp.)
wax currant (Ribes cereum)
western serviceberry (Amelanchier)
western wheatgrass (Pascopyrum smithii)
white fir (Abies concolor)
wild plum (Prunus americana)
wild rose (Rosa spp.)
wild tobacco (Nicotiana attenuata)
willow (Salix spp.)
winterfat (Eurotia lanata)
yarrow (Achillea spp.)
yucca (Yucca glauca)


Amphibians and Reptiles
bullfrog (Rana catesbeiana)
bullsnake( Pituophis melanoleucus)


Insects
Douglas-fir bark beetle (Dendroctonus pseudotsugae)
Douglas-fir tussock moth (Orgyia pseudotsugata)
Englemann spruce beetle (Dendroctonus rufipennis)
dragonfly spp. (Aeshna) & (Libellula spp.)
fruit worm caterpillar (Noctuidae) family
juniper scale (Carulaspis juniperi)
leaf (pinyon needle) miner (Coleotechnites edulicola)
Mormon cricket (Anabrus simplex)
mountain pine beetle (Dendroctonus ponderosae)
oak lace bug (Corythucha arcuata)
pine needle scale (Chionaspis pinifoliae)
pinyon ips beetle (Ips confusus)
pinyon needle scale (Matsucoccus acalyptus)
tree cricket (Oecanthus spp.)
western spruce budworm (Choristoneura occidentalis)


Mammals
badger (Taxidea taxus)
coyote (Canis latrans)
elk (Cervus elaphus)
ground squirrel (Spermophilus spp.)
kit fox (Vulpes macrotis)
prairie dog (Cynomys spp.)
red-backed vole (Clethrionomys gapperi)
swift fox (Vulpes velox)
vole (Microtus spp.)
white-footed mouse (Peromyscus spp.)
woodrat (Neotoma spp.)
pronghorn (Antilocapra americana))

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