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Threatened and Endangered Animals of Florida

Arizona Animals Protected by the Endangered Species Act

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Florida Panther - Puma concolor coryi.

The Florida panther is one of Florida's endangered species.

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The following list is an adaptation of data published by the US FWS. Please refer to their database for the latest information about endangered species.

Threatened and endangered animals of Florida:

Bankclimber, purple (Elliptoideus sloatianus)
Bat, gray (Myotis grisescens)
Butterfly, Schaus swallowtail (Heraclides aristodemus ponceanus)
Caracara, Audubon's crested (Polyborus plancus audubonii)
Coral, elkhorn (Acropora palmata)
Coral, staghorn (Acropora cervicornis)
Crocodile, American (Crocodylus acutus)
Darter, Okaloosa (Etheostoma okaloosae)
Deer, key (Odocoileus virginianus clavium)
Jay, Florida scrub (Aphelocoma coerulescens)
Kite, Everglade snail (Rostrhamus sociabilis plumbeus)
Manatee, West Indian (Trichechus manatus)
Moccasinshell, Gulf (Medionidus penicillatus)
Moccasinshell, Ochlockonee (Medionidus simpsonianus)
Mouse, Anastasia Island beach (Peromyscus polionotus phasma)
Mouse, Choctawhatchee beach (Peromyscus polionotus allophrys)
Mouse, Key Largo cotton (Peromyscus gossypinus allapaticola)
Mouse, Perdido Key beach (Peromyscus polionotus trissyllepsis)
Mouse, southeastern beach (Peromyscus polionotus niveiventris)
Mouse, St. Andrew beach (Peromyscus polionotus peninsularis)
Panther, Florida (Puma concolor coryi)
Pigtoe, oval (Pleurobema pyriforme)
Plover, piping (Charadrius melodus)
Pocketbook, shinyrayed (Lampsilis subangulata)
Rabbit, Lower Keys marsh (Sylvilagus palustris hefneri)
Rice rat (Oryzomys palustris natator)
Salamander, flatwoods (Ambystoma cingulatum)
Sawfish, smalltooth (Pristis pectinata)
Sea turtle, green (Chelonia mydas)
Sea turtle, green (Chelonia mydas)
Sea turtle, hawksbill (Eretmochelys imbricata)
Sea turtle, Kemp's ridley (Lepidochelys kempii)
Sea turtle, leatherback (Dermochelys coriacea)
Sea turtle, loggerhead (Caretta caretta)
Seal, Caribbean monk (Monachus tropicalis)
Shrimp, Squirrel Chimney Cave (Palaemonetes cummingi)
Skink, bluetail mole (Eumeces egregius lividus)
Skink, sand (Neoseps reynoldsi)
Slabshell, Chipola (Elliptio chipolaensis)
Snail, Stock Island tree (Orthalicus reses (not incl. nesodryas))
Snake, Atlantic salt marsh (Nerodia clarkii taeniata)
Snake, eastern indigo (Drymarchon corais couperi)
Sparrow, Cape Sable seaside (Ammodramus maritimus mirabilis)
Sparrow, Florida grasshopper (Ammodramus savannarum floridanus)
Stork, wood (Mycteria americana)
Sturgeon, gulf (Acipenser oxyrinchus desotoi)
Sturgeon, shortnose (Acipenser brevirostrum)
Tern, roseate (Sterna dougallii dougallii)
Three-ridge, fat (mussel) (Amblema neislerii)
Vole, Florida salt marsh (Microtus pennsylvanicus dukecampbelli)
Whale, finback (Balaenoptera physalus)
Whale, humpback (Megaptera novaeangliae)
Whale, right (Balaena glacialis (incl. australis))
Woodpecker, red-cockaded (Picoides borealis)
Woodrat, Key Largo (Neotoma floridana smalli)

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