Species Profile
Conservancy Fairy Shrimp
Species Details
Common NameConservancy Fairy Shrimp
Scientific NameBranchinecta Conservatio
Federal Listing StatusEndangered
Federal Regulating AgencyU.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
IUCN Red List StatusEndangered A2c (1996)
- Burke Ranch Conservation Bank
- Elsie Gridley Mitigation Bank
- Muzzy Ranch Conservation Bank Phase 1
- Vieira-Sandy Mush Road Conservation Bank

Species Range
The Conservancy fairy shrimp is currently known in several disjunct populations: the Vina Plains in Tehama County, south of Chico in Butte County, the Jepson Prairie Preserve and surrounding area in Solano County, Sacramento National Wildlife Refuge in Glenn County, Mapes Ranch west of Modesto, San Luis National Wildlife Refuge and the Haystack Mountain/Yosemite Lake area in Merced County, and two locations on the Los Padres National Forest in Ventura County.
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