U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service

Ecological Services

Southeast Region

Candidate Species

 

Birds

Warbler, elfin-woods Dendroica angelae

 

Fish

Dace, Laurel Phoxinus saylori
Darter, Cumberland Etheostoma susanae
Darter, Pearl Percina aurora
Darter, rush Etheostoma phytophilum
Darter, yellowcheek Etheostoma moorei
Madtom, chucky Noturus crypticus
Redhorse, Sicklefin Moxostoma sp.

 

Reptiles

Snake, black pine Pituophis melanoleucus lodingi
Snake, Louisiana pine Pituophis ruthveni

 

Amphibians

Waterdog, black warrior (=Sipsey Fork) Necturus alabamensis

 

Mussels

Bean, Choctaw Villosa choctawensis
Ebonyshell, round Fusconaia rotulata
Kidneyshell, fluted Ptychobranchus subtentum
Kidneyshell, southern Ptychobranchus jonesi
Mucket, Neosho Lampsilis rafinesqueana
Pearlshell, Alabama

Margaritifera marrianae
Pearlymussel, slabside Lexingtonia dolabelloides
Pigtoe, fuzzy Pleurobema strodeanum
Pigtoe, Georgia

Pleurobema hanleyianum
Pigtoe, narrow Fusconaia escambia
Pigtoe, tapered Quincuncina burkei
Sandshell, Southern Hamiota (=Lampsilis) australis
Spinymussel, Altamaha Elliptio spinosa

 

Snails

Hornsnail, rough Pleurocera foremani
Mudalia, black Elimia melanoides
Rocksnail, interrupted (=Georgia) Leptoxis foremani

 

Crustaceans

Shrimp, troglobitic groundwater Typhlatya monae

 

Insects

Butterfly, Bartram's hairstreak Strymon acis bartrami
Butterfly, Florida leafwing Anaea troglodyta floridalis
Butterfly, Miami Blue Cyclargus (=Hemiargus) thomasi bethunebakeri
Caddisfly, Sequatchie Glyphopsyche sequatchie
Cave beetle, Baker Station Pseudanophthalmus insularis
Cave beetle, Clifton Pseudanophthalmus caecus
Cave beetle, coleman Pseudanophthalmus colemanensis
Cave beetle, Fowler's Pseudanophthalmus fowlerae
Cave beetle, icebox Pseudanophthalmus frigidus
Cave beetle, Indian Grave Point (=Soothsayer) Pseudanophthalmus tiresias
Cave beetle, inquirer Pseudanophthalmus inquisitor
Cave beetle, Louisville Pseudanophthalmus troglodytes
Cave beetle, Nobletts Pseudanophthalmus paulus
Cave beetle, Tatum Pseudanophthalmus parvus
Tiger beetle, highlands Cicindela highlandensis

 

Plants

Aster, Georgia Symphyotrichum georgianum
Bladderpod, Short's Lesquerella globosa
Brickell-bush, Florida

Brickellia mosieri
Bully, Everglades Sideroxylon reclinatum ssp. austrofloridense
Cactus, Florida semaphore Consolea corallicola
Crabgrass, Florida pineland Digitaria pauciflora
Flax, Carter's small-flowered Linum carteri carteri
Flax, sand Linum arenicola
Gladecress, [unnamed] Leavenworthia crassa
Goldenrod, Yadkin River Solidago plumosa
Indigo, Florida Indigofera mucronata keyensis
No common name Calliandra locoensis
No common name Calyptranthes estremerae
No common name Cordia rupicola
No common name Gonocalyx concolor
Orchid, white fringeless Platanthera integrilabia
Pea, Big Pine partridge Chamaecrista lineata keyensis
Prairie-clover, Florida

Dalea carthagenensis floridana
Prickly-apple, aboriginal Harrisia (=Cereus) aboriginum (=gracilis)
Rockcress, Georgia

Arabis georgiana
Sandmat, pineland Chamaesyce deltoidea pinetorum
Silverbush, Blodgett's Argythamnia blodgettii
Spurge, wedge Chamaesyce deltoidea serpyllum
Sunflower, whorled Helianthus verticillatus
Thoroughwort, Cape Sable Chromolaena frustrata