Species List

Blackline Prickleback/ Pighead prickleback

Scientific Name: Acantholumpenus mackayi
Group: Fish
Order: Perciformes
Family: Stichaeidae
Rank: Undetermined
COSEWIC Status: Data Deficient

Northern Admete

Scientific Name: Admete viridula (Admete couthouyi)
Group: Mollusc (Marine Gastropod)
Order: Neogastropoda
Family: Cancellariidae
Rank: Not Assessed

Arctic (Darkbelly) Skate

Scientific Name: Amblyraja hyperborea
ELCODE: AFDFD01190
Group: Fish
Order: Rajiformes
Family: Rajidae (Skates)
Rank: Undetermined

Northern Sand Lance

Scientific Name: Ammodytes dubius
ELCODE: AFCS601020
Group: Fish
Order: Perciformes
Family: Ammodytidae
Rank: Undetermined

Stout/Pacific Sand Lance

Scientific Name: Ammodytes hexapterus
ELCODE: AFCS601030
Group: Fish
Order: Perciformes
Family: Ammodytidae
Rank: Undetermined

Northern Wolffish

Scientific Name: Anarhichas denticulatus
ELCODE: AFCSD01010
Group: Fish
Order: Perciformes
Family: Anarhichadidae
Rank: At Risk
SARC Status: Not Applicable
COSEWIC Status: Threatened

Stout Eelblenny

Scientific Name: Anisarchus medius (Lumpenus medius)
Group: Fish
Order: Perciformes
Family: Stichaeidae
Rank: Undetermined

Polar Cod

Scientific Name: Arctogadus glacialis
Group: Fish
Order: Gadiformes
Family: Gadidae
Rank: Undetermined

Boreal Hairysnail

Scientific Name: Ariadnaria borealis (Trichotropis borealis)
Group: Mollusc (Marine Gastropod)
Order: Neogastropoda
Family: Capulidae
Rank: Not Assessed

Hamecon/ Rough Hookear

Scientific Name: Artediellus scaber
Group: Fish
Order: Scorpaeniformes
Family: Cottidae
Rank: Undetermined

Arctic Hookear Sculpin/ Snowflake Hookear

Scientific Name: Artediellus uncinatus
ELCODE: AFC4E17020
Group: Fish
Order: Scorpaeniformes
Family: Cottidae
Rank: Undetermined

Arctic Alligatorfish

Scientific Name: Aspidophoroides olrikii (Ulcina olrikii)
ELCODE: AFC4F04020
Group: Fish
Order: Scorpaeniformes
Family: Agonidae
Rank: Undetermined

Bowhead Whale

Scientific Name: Balaena mysticetus
ELCODE: AMAGJ01020
Group: Mammal (Marine Mammal)
Order: Artiodactyla (Cetacea)
Family: Balaenidae
Rank: Secure
SARC Status: Not Applicable
COSEWIC Status: Special Concern

Bering Whelk

Scientific Name: Beringius beringii (Beringius beringi)
Group: Mollusc (Marine Gastropod)
Order: Neogastropoda
Family: Buccinidae
Rank: Not Assessed

Arctic Cod

Scientific Name: Boreogadus saida
Group: Fish
Order: Gadiformes
Family: Gadidae
Rank: Secure

Clathrate Trophon

Scientific Name: Boreotrophon clathratus
Group: Mollusc (Marine Gastropod)
Order: Neogastropoda
Family: Muricidae
Rank: Not Assessed

Bobtail Trophon

Scientific Name: Boreotrophon truncatus (Boreotrophon pacificus)
Group: Mollusc (Marine Gastropod)
Order: Neogastropoda
Family: Muricidae
Rank: Not Assessed

Polar Whelk

Scientific Name: Buccinium polare (Buccinum polaris)
Group: Mollusc (Marine Gastropod)
Order: Neogastropoda
Family: Buccinidae
Rank: Not Assessed

Angular Whelk

Scientific Name: Buccinum angulosum
Group: Mollusc (Marine Gastropod)
Order: Neogastropoda
Family: Buccinidae
Rank: Not Assessed

Glacial Whelk

Scientific Name: Buccinum glaciale
Group: Mollusc (Marine Gastropod)
Order: Neogastropoda
Family: Buccinidae
Rank: Not Assessed

Hydrophanus Whelk

Scientific Name: Buccinum hydrophanum
Group: Mollusc (Marine Gastropod)
Order: Neogastropoda
Family: Buccinidae
Rank: Not Assessed

Moerch's Whelk

Scientific Name: Buccinum moerchi
Group: Mollusc (Marine Gastropod)
Order: Neogastropoda
Family: Buccinidae
Rank: Not Assessed

Ladder Whelk

Scientific Name: Buccinum scalariforme (Buccinum tenue)
Group: Mollusc (Marine Gastropod)
Order: Neogastropoda
Family: Buccinidae
Rank: Not Assessed

Sea Tadpole

Scientific Name: Careproctus reinhardti
Group: Fish
Order: Scorpaeniformes
Family: Liparidae
Rank: Undetermined

Pacific Herring

Scientific Name: Clupea pallasii
ELCODE: AFCFA07030
Group: Fish
Order: Clupeiformes
Family: Clupeidae
Rank: Undetermined

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