List of extinct animals of the United States

Table of contents
1 Fish
2 Amphibians
3 Reptiles
4 Birds
5 Mammals

Fish

  • Longjaw cisco, Great Lakes, 1970s
  • Deepwater cisco, Great Lakes, 1950s
  • Blackfin cisco, Great Lakes, 1960s
  • Yellowfin cutthroat trout, Colorado, 1910
  • Silver trout, New Hampshire, 1930s
  • Thicktail chub, California, 1957
  • Pahrangat spinedace, Nevada, 1940
  • Phantom shiner, New Mexico,Texas, Mexico, 1975
  • Bluntnose shiner, New Mexico,Texas, 1964
  • Clear Lake splittail, California, 1970
  • Las Vegas dace, Nevada, 1950s
  • June sucker, Utah, 1935
  • Snake River sucker, Wyoming, 1928
  • Harelip sucker, Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky,Ohio, Tennessee, Virginia, 1900
  • Tecopa pupfish, California, 1942
  • Shoshone pupfish, California, 1966
  • Raycraft Ranch killifish, Nevada, 1960
  • Pahrump Ranch killifish, Nevada, 1956
  • Ash Meadows killifish, Nevada, 1957
  • Whiteline topminnow, Alabama, 1900
  • Amistad gambusia, Texas, 1977
  • Blue pike, Great Lakes, 1971
  • Utah Lake sculpin, Utah, 1928
  • Lake Ontario kiyi, New York, Ontario, 1967
  • Alvord cutthroat, Nevada, Oregon, 1940
  • Maravillas red shiner, Texas, 1960
  • Independence Valley tui chub, Nevada, 1970
  • Banff longnose dace, Alberta, 1982
  • Grass Valley speckled dace, Nevada, 1950
  • San Marcos gambusia, Texas, 1983

Amphibians

  • Relict leopard frog, Arizona, Nevada, Utah, 1960
  • Golden coqui, Puerto Rico, 1980s
  • Web-footed coqui, Puerto Rico, 1980s

Reptiles

  • Navassa iguana, Navassa Island, West Indies, 1800s
  • St. Croix racer, Alsophis sancticrucis, St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands, 1900s

Birds

  • Spectacled Cormorant, Aleutian Islands, 1850
  • Labrador Duck, Northeastern United States, southeastern Canada, 1878
  • Edgington's lesser titmouse, Continental United States, 1900
  • Heath hen, Eastern United States, 1932
  • Kusaie crake, Caroline Islands, 1828
  • Laysan rail, Hawaii, 1944
  • Hawaiian brown rail, Hawaii, 1964
  • Hawaiian spotted rail, Hawaii, 1893
  • Wake island rail, Wake Island, 1945
  • Great auk, North Atlantic, 1844
  • Passenger pigeon, Central and eastern North America, 1914
  • Culebra Puerto Rican parrot, Culebra Island, 1899
  • Mauge's parakeet, Puerto Rico, 1892
  • Carolina parakeet, Southeast United States, 1914
  • Louisiana parakeet, South-central United States, 1912
  • Virgin Islands screech owl, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, 1980
  • San Clemente Bewick's wren, California, 1927
  • Lanai thrush, Hawaii, 1931
  • Oahu thrush, Hawaii, 1825
  • Laysan millerbird, Hawaii, 1923
  • Kioea, Hawaii, 1859
  • Oahu oo, Hawaii, 1837
  • Molokai oo, Hawaii, 1915
  • Hawaii oo, Hawaii, 1934
  • Santa Barbara song sparrow, California, 1967
  • Texas Henslow's sparrow, Texas, 1983
  • Laysan apapane, Hawaii, 1923
  • Hawaiian mamo, Hawaii, 1898
  • Black mamo, Hawaii, 1907
  • Lanai akialoa, Hawaii, 1894
  • Oahu akialoa, Hawaii, 1837
  • Hawaii akialoa, Hawaii, 1895
  • Oahu nukupu'um, Hawaii, 1860
  • Oahu akepa, Hawaii, 1893
  • Greater amakihi, Hawaii, 1900
  • Lanai creeper, Hawaii, 1937
  • Ula-ai-hawane, Hawaii, 1892
  • Greater Kona finch, Hawaii, 1896
  • Lesser Kona finch, Hawaii, 1891
  • Kona finch, Hawaii, 1894
  • Kusaie starling, Caroline Islands, 1828
  • Dusky seaside sparrow, Florida, 1990
  • Amak song sparrow, Alaska, 1980

  • Ivory-billed Woodpecker, suspected still alive, but no confirmation (there was a large hunt for it fairly recently)

Mammals

  • Puerto Rican shrew, Puerto Rico, 1500
  • Puerto Rican long-nosed bat, Puerto Rico, 1900?
  • Puerto Rican long-tongued bat, Puerto Rico, 1900?
  • Puerto Rican ground sloth, Puerto Rico, 1500
  • Penasco chipmunk, New Mexico, 1980
  • Tacoma pocket gopher, Washington, 1970
  • Goff's pocket gopher, Florida, 1955
  • Sherman's pocket gopher, Georgia, 1950
  • Pallid beach mouse, Florida, 1946
  • Giant deer mouse, Channel Islands, California, [[1870
  • Chadwick Beach cottonmouth, Florida, 1950?
  • Gull Island vole, New York, 1898
  • Louisiana vole, Louisiana, Texas, 1905
  • Puerto Rican hutia, Puerto Rico, 1500
  • Puerto Rican paca, Puerto Rico, 1500
  • Lesser Puerto Rican agouti, Puerto Rico, 1500
  • Greater Puerto Rican agouti, Puerto Rico, 1500
  • Atlantic gray whale, Atlantic Coast, 1750
  • Southern California kit fox, California, 1903
  • Florida red wolf, Southeastern United States, 1925
  • Texas red wolf, Oklahoma, Texas, 1970
  • Kenai Peninsula wolf, Alaska, 1910
  • Newfoundland wolf, Newfoundland, 1911
  • Banks Island wolf, Banks and Victoria Islands, 1920
  • Cascade Mountains wolf, British Columbia, Oregon,Washington, 1940
  • Northern Rocky Mountain wolf, Alberta, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Wyoming, 1940
  • Mongollon Mountains wolf, Arizona, New Mexico, 1942
  • Texas gray wolf, New Mexico, Texas, 1942
  • Great Plains wolf, Great Plains, 1926
  • Southern Rocky Mountains wolf, West-central United States, 1935
  • California grizzly bear, California, 1925
  • Sea mink, New Brunswick, New England, 1890
  • Wisconsin cougar, North-central United States, 1925
  • Caribbean monk seal, Florida, West Indies, 1960
  • Steller's Sea Cow, Alaska, 1768
  • Eastern elk, Central and eastern North America, 1880
  • Merriam's elk, Southwestern United States, 1906
  • Queen Charlotte caribou, Queen Charlotte Islands, British Columbia, 1935
  • Badlands bighorn, Montana, Nebraska, NorthDakota, South Dakota, Wyoming, 1910

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