Rainbow Bridge National Monument Park

Rank: 264

Park Description

Rainbow Bridge is one of the world's largest known natural bridges. The span has undoubtedly inspired people throughout time--from the neighboring American Indian tribes who consider Rainbow Bridge sacred, to the 85,000 people from around the world who visit it each year. Please visit Rainbow Bridge in a spirit that honors and respects the cultures to whom it is sacred.

Park Address

Rainbow Bridge NM PO Box 1507

Page, AZ, 86040


Species in Rainbow Bridge National Monument Park by Category

Here you can look up all the species found in Rainbow Bridge National Monument Park. Start by picking a category. From there you can see how many species have either the common name beggining with each letter or scientific name. It's a good place to start if you're looking for what kind of species are invasive to the park, or perhaps how common or rare a species is for that area.



 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
bighorn sheep, Bighorn Sheep Ovis canadensis Unconfirmed Native - -
bobcat Lynx rufus Probably Present Native - -
badger Taxidea taxus Unconfirmed Native - -
Black Bear Ursus americanus Unconfirmed Native - -
Brazilian Free-tailed Bat Tadarida brasiliensis Unconfirmed Native - -
big brown bat Eptesicus fuscus Probably Present Native - -
black-tailed jack rabbit, Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus Unconfirmed Native - -
Brush Mouse Peromyscus boylii Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
coyote Canis latrans Probably Present Native - -
common gray fox Urocyon cinereoargenteus Probably Present Native - -
Cougar, mountain lion, Puma Puma concolor Unconfirmed Native - -
California Myotis Myotis californicus Probably Present Native - -
Canyon Mouse Peromyscus crinitus Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
desert cottontail Sylvilagus audubonii Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
mule deer Odocoileus hemionus Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Ord's kangaroo rat Dipodomys ordii Unconfirmed Native - -
orthern grasshopper mouse Onychomys leucogaster Unconfirmed Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
prairie deer mouse Peromyscus maniculatus Probably Present Native - -
Pinon Mouse Peromyscus truei Unconfirmed Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
red fox Vulpes vulpes Unconfirmed Native - -
Ringtail Bassariscus astutus Probably Present Native - -
Rock Squirrel Spermophilus variegatus Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
silky pocket mouse Perognathus flavus Unconfirmed Native - -
Stephens's woodrat Neotoma stephensi Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Western Spotted Skunk Spilogale gracilis Unconfirmed Native - -
Western Pipistrelle Pipistrellus hesperus Present Native Unknown
white-throated woodrat Neotoma albigula Present Native Unknown
White-tailed Antelope Squirrel Ammospermophilus leucurus Probably Present Native - -

 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
American Merganser, Common Merganser Mergus merganser Present Native Occasional
American Peregrine Falcon, Duck Hawk, Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus Present Native Rare
American Coot, Northern American Coot Fulica americana Present Native Occasional
American dipper Cinclus mexicanus Present Native Occasional
Ash-throated Flycatcher Myiarchus cinerascens Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Black-chinned Hummingbird Archilochus alexandri Present Native Rare
Broad-tailed Hummingbird Selasphorus platycercus Present Native Occasional
Bushtit Psaltriparus minimus Present Native Occasional
Blue Grosbeak, Eastern Blue Grosbeak Guiraca caerulea Present Native Rare
Black-throated Sparrow Amphispiza bilineata Present Native Uncommon
barn swallow Hirundo rustica Present Native Uncommon
Bank Swallow, Common Bank Swallow Riparia riparia Present Native Uncommon
blue-gray gnatcatcher Polioptila caerulea Present Native Occasional
Bewick's Wren, Eastern Bewick's Wren Thryomanes bewickii Present Native Rare
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Common Mallard, Mallard Anas platyrhynchos Present Native Occasional
Common Raven, Northern Raven, Raven Corvus corax Present Native Uncommon
Cliff Swallow, Eastern Cliff Swallow, Eave Swallow, Northern Cliff Swallow Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Present Native Uncommon
common yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas Present Native Rare
Canyon Wren Catherpes mexicanus Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
dark-eyed junco Junco hyemalis Present Native Rare
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Great-tailed Grackle Quiscalus mexicanus Present Native Occasional
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
house finch Carpodacus mexicanus Present Native Uncommon
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Lucy's Warbler Vermivora luciae Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
mourning dove Zenaida macroura Present Native Uncommon
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
northern rough-winged swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis Present Native Uncommon
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
orange-crowned warbler Vermivora celata Present Native Occasional
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Prairie Falcon Falco mexicanus Not In Park Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
red-tailed hawk Buteo jamaicensis Present Native Occasional
Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis Present Native Occasional
ruby-crowned kinglet Regulus calendula Present Native Rare
Rock Wren Salpinctes obsoletus Present Native Rare
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularia Present Native Occasional
Say's Phoebe Sayornis saya Present Native Uncommon
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
turkey vulture Cathartes aura Present Native Rare
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Violet-green Swallow Tachycineta thalassina Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
white-throated swift Aeronautes saxatalis Present Native Common
white-crowned sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys Present Native Uncommon
wilson's warbler Wilsonia pusilla Present Native Occasional
winter wren Troglodytes troglodytes Present Native Occasional
Western Grebe Aechmophorus occidentalis Present Native Occasional
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
yellow-rumped warbler Dendroica coronata Present Native Occasional
yellow warbler Dendroica petechia Present Native Rare

 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Bullsnake, Gopher Snake Pituophis catenifer Probably Present Native - -
Big Bend Patch-nosed Snake Salvadora hexalepis Probably Present Native - -
Black-necked Gartersnake Thamnophis cyrtopsis Unconfirmed Native - -
Big Bend Tree Lizard Urosaurus ornatus Unconfirmed Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula Unconfirmed Native - -
Central Texas Whipsnake Masticophis taeniatus Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Desert Horned Lizard Phrynosoma platyrhinos Unconfirmed Native - -
desert night lizard Xantusia vigilis Unconfirmed Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Eastern Collared Lizard Crotaphytus collaris Unconfirmed Native - -
eastern fence lizard Sceloporus undulatus Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Glossy Snake Arizona elegans Unconfirmed Native - -
Ground Snake, Groundsnake Sonora semiannulata Unconfirmed Native - -
Great Basin collared lizard Crotaphytus bicinctores Present Native Unknown
Greater Short-horned Lizard, Hernandez's Short-horned Lizard, Mountain Short-horned Lizard Phrynosoma hernandesi Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Long-nosed Snake Rhinocheilus lecontei Unconfirmed Native - -
long-nosed leopard lizard Gambelia wislizenii Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Prairie Rattlesnake, Western Rattlesnake Crotalus viridis Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Smith's Southwestern Black-headed Snake Tantilla hobartsmithi Unconfirmed Native - -
side-blotched lizard Uta stansburiana Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Texas Nightsnake Hypsiglena torquata Present Native Unknown
Twin-spotted Spiny Lizard Sceloporus magister Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Western Terrestrial Garter Snake Thamnophis elegans Unconfirmed Native - -
Western Banded Gecko Coleonyx variegatus Unconfirmed Native - -
western whiptail Cnemidophorus tigris Present Native Unknown

 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
canyon treefrog Hyla arenicolor Unconfirmed Native - -
Common Frog, Leopard Frog, Meadow Frog, Northern Leopard Frog Rana pipiens Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
eastern tiger salamander Ambystoma tigrinum Unconfirmed Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Great Basin spadefoot Spea intermontana Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Mexican Spadefoot Spea multiplicata Unconfirmed Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
plains spadefoot Spea bombifrons Unconfirmed Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Red-spotted Toad Bufo punctatus Present Native Unknown
rocky mountain toad Bufo woodhousii Present Native Unknown

 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
alfilaria Erodium cicutarium Present Native Unknown
Arizona brome Bromus arizonicus Not In Park Native - -
annual muhly Muhlenbergia minutissima Present Native Unknown
annual bluegrass Poa annua Present Native Unknown
Alcove columbine Aquilegia micrantha Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Brown-plume wire-lettuce Stephanomeria pauciflora Present Native Unknown
Basin yellow cryptanth Cryptantha confertiflora Present Native Unknown
bush-loving cryptantha Cryptantha dumetorum Not In Park Native - -
bush penstemon, gilia beardtongue, gilia penstemon Penstemon ambiguus Present Native Unknown
black bog rush, black bogrush Schoenus nigricans Not In Park Native - -
Baltic rush Juncus balticus Present Native Unknown
blue threeawn Aristida purpurea var. nealleyi Present Native Unknown
Bromegrass Bromus tectorum Present Native Unknown
bottlebrush squirreltail, squirreltail Elymus elymoides ssp. elymoides Present Native Unknown
barestem larkspur, tall mountain larkspur Delphinium scaposum Present Native Unknown
beechleaf buckthorn, beechleaf frangula Frangula betulifolia Present Native Unknown
bastard toadflax, common toadflax, pale bastard toadflax, pine bastard toadflax Comandra umbellata ssp. pallida Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
chatterbox orchid Epipactis gigantea Present Native Unknown
cudweed sagewort, gray sagewort, Louisiana sagewort, Louisiana wormwood, mugwort wormwood, prairie sage, white sagebrush Artemisia ludoviciana Present Native Unknown
Canadian horseweed Conyza canadensis Present Native Unknown
California cottonrose Filago californica Present Native Unknown
cutleaf, fineleaf hymenopappus, fine-leaf woollywhite Hymenopappus filifolius Present Native Unknown
Common Saltwort Salsola kali Present Native Unknown
corymbed buckwheat, corymbed wildbuckwheat, crispleaf buckwheat, white buckwheat Eriogonum corymbosum Present Native Unknown
canaigre, canaigre dock Rumex hymenosepalus Present Native Unknown
Cave primrose Primula specuicola Present Native Unknown
Crescent milkvetch Astragalus amphioxys Present Native Unknown
cottonwood, Fremont's cottonwood Populus fremontii Present Native Unknown
copper mallow, orange globemallow, red falsemallow, scarlet globemallow Sphaeralcea coccinea Present Native Unknown
Common Reed Phragmites australis Present Native Unknown
common maidenhair Adiantum capillus-veneris Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
desert trumpet, Native American pipeweed Eriogonum inflatum Present Native Unknown
desert milkweed Asclepias erosa Not In Park Native - -
desert Indian paintbrush, Martin's paintbrush, wavyleaf Indian paintbrush Castilleja applegatei ssp. martinii Present Native Unknown
desert needlegrass Achnatherum speciosum Present Native Unknown
desert saltgrass, inland saltgrass, marsh spikegrass, saltgrass, seashore saltgrass Distichlis spicata Present Native Unknown
desert tobacco, Indian tobacco Nicotiana obtusifolia var. obtusifolia Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
eight-flower six-weeks grass, pullout grass, sixweeks fescue, sixweeks grass Vulpia octoflora Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Filiform desert-dandelion Malacothrix glabrata Present Native Unknown
fourwing saltbush Atriplex canescens Present Native Unknown
freckled milkvetch, speckledpod milkvetch Astragalus lentiginosus Present Native Unknown
Fendler's spurge Chamaesyce fendleri Present Native Unknown
fluffgrass Dasyochloa pulchella Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
green tansymustard, pinnate tansy mustard, pinnate tansymustard, tansymustard, western tansymustard Descurainia pinnata Present Native Unknown
grizzlybear pricklypear, Mohave pricklypear Opuntia erinacea Present Native Unknown
green ephedra, green Mormon tea, Mormon tea Ephedra viridis Present Native Unknown
Gunnison's gilia Ipomopsis gunnisonii Present Native Unknown
Gravel milkvetch Astragalus sabulonum Present Native Unknown
Gambel's oak Quercus gambelii Present Native Unknown
Goodding willow Salix gooddingii Present Native Unknown
galleta, James' galleta Pleuraphis jamesii Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
hairy false goldenaster, hairy false golden-aster Heterotheca villosa var. villosa Present Native Unknown
hoary aster, hoary goldenweed, hoary machaeranthera, hoary tansyaster, hoary tansy-aster, purple aster Machaeranthera canescens Present Native Unknown
Hoary townsendia Townsendia incana Present Native Unknown
Hairy-pod pepperwort Lepidium lasiocarpum Present Native Unknown
hedgehog cactus Echinocereus engelmannii Present Native Unknown
heart's-delight, prairie snowball, snowball sand verbena, sweet sand verbena Abronia fragrans Present Native Unknown
horsetail, smooth horsetail, smooth scouringrush, smooth scouring-rush Equisetum laevigatum Present Native Unknown
Hairy-throat evening-primrose Oenothera coronopifolia Unconfirmed Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Ives' phacelia Phacelia ivesiana Present Native Unknown
Indianhemp Apocynum cannabinum Present Native Unknown
Ill-scented Sumac, skunkbush Rhus trilobata Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Jones' reedgrass Calamagrostis scopulorum Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Longleaf brickellbush Brickellia longifolia Present Native Unknown
lavender thistle, New Mexico thistle, powderpuff thistle, Utah thistle Cirsium neomexicanum Present Native Unknown
Long-beak fiddle-mustard Streptanthella longirostris Present Native Unknown
low lupine, rusty lupine, small lupine Lupinus pusillus Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Mojave aster, Mojave woodyaster Xylorhiza tortifolia Present Native Unknown
Matted tiquilia Tiquilia latior Present Native Unknown
Montana pepperweed, mountain pepperweed, mountain pepperwort Lepidium montanum Present Native Unknown
manyflower bedstraw, shrubby bedstraw Galium multiflorum Present Native Unknown
Muttongrass Poa fendleriana Present Native Unknown
Mesa dropseed Sporobolus flexuosus Present Native Unknown
Mexican cliffrose Purshia mexicana Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
narrowleaf yucca, soapweed yucca Yucca glauca var. glauca Present Native Unknown
needle and thread, needleandthread Hesperostipa comata ssp. comata Present Native Unknown
netleaf hackberry Celtis laevigata var. reticulata Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Pink funnel-lily Androstephium breviflorum Present Native Unknown
parralena Thymophylla pentachaeta var. pentachaeta Present Native Unknown
prairie spiderwort, spiderwort Tradescantia occidentalis Present Native Unknown
purple 3-awn, purple threeawn, purple three-awn, red threeawn Aristida purpurea Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Rydberg's thistle Cirsium rydbergii Present Native Unknown
rayless encelia Encelia frutescens Present Native Unknown
rabbitbrush Ericameria nauseosa ssp. nauseosa var. nauseosa Present Native Unknown
Rough mule's-ears Wyethia scabra Present Native Unknown
ripgut brome Bromus rigidus Present Native Unknown
red brome Bromus rubens Present Native Unknown
rabbit-foot grass Polypogon monspeliensis Present Native Unknown
Roundleaf buffaloberry Shepherdia rotundifolia Present Native Unknown
Rock spiraea Petrophyton caespitosum Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Spiny-leaved Sow Thistle Sonchus asper Present Native Unknown
stemless bitterweed, stemless four-nerve daisy, stemless four-nerve-daisy Tetraneuris acaulis var. acaulis Present Native Unknown
straight bladderpod Lesquerella rectipes Present Native Unknown
Spiny hopsage Grayia spinosa Present Native Unknown
Small-flower fishhook cactus Sclerocactus parviflorus Present Native Unknown
Sleepy Catchfly Silene antirrhina Present Native Unknown
Showy four-o'clock Mirabilis multiflora Present Native Unknown
salt cedar, saltcedar, tamarisk, tamarix Tamarix ramosissima Present Native Unknown
Shy gilia Gilia inconspicua Present Native Unknown
Singleleaf ash Fraxinus anomala Present Native Unknown
Sinuous mariposa Calochortus flexuosus Present Native Unknown
sego lily, sego-lily Calochortus nuttallii Present Native Unknown
Sand lily Eremocrinum albomarginatum Present Native Unknown
sideoats grama Bouteloua curtipendula Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
threadleaf snakeweed Gutierrezia microcephala Present Native Unknown
tufted elkweed, tufted frasera, Utah elkweed Frasera paniculata Present Native Unknown
tufted evening primrose, tufted evening-primrose Oenothera caespitosa Present Native Unknown
Two-needle pinyon Pinus edulis Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Utah juniper Juniperus osteosperma Present Native Unknown
Utah penstemon Penstemon utahensis Present Native Unknown
Utah serviceberry Amelanchier utahensis Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Virginia creeper Parthenocissus quinquefolia Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Wing-nut cryptanth Cryptantha pterocarya Present Native Unknown
White-stem blazingstar Mentzelia albicaulis Present Native Unknown
Wyoming paintbrush Castilleja linariifolia Present Native Unknown
woolly Indianwheat, woolly plantain Plantago patagonica Present Native Unknown
Walker's camissonia Camissonia walkeri Present Native Unknown
White virgin's-bower Clematis ligusticifolia Present Native Unknown
Wright's jimsonweed Datura wrightii Present Native Unknown