ENDANGERED SPECIES ACT PROFILE

PROTECTION STATUS: Not listed

PETITIONED: 2002

CRITICAL HABITAT: None

RECOVERY PLAN: None

RANGE: The Algodones Dunes of Imperial County in southeastern California and northern Baja California, Mexico

THREATS: Heavy off-road vehicle use in the Algodones Dunes

POPULATION TREND: The population of Andrew’s dune scarab beetles on the Algodones Dunes is believed to be declining.

Photo © Andrew Harvey