Species Information

Federal Threatened, Endangered, and Candidate Species observations for selected quads

Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
US Status Definitions     Kentucky Status Definitions

List Federal Threatened, Endangered, and Candidate Species observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Cairo.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Potamilus capax Fat PocketbookBivalviaCairoETYesReference
Myotis sodalis Indiana BatMammaliaCairoEEYesReference
Myotis septentrionalis Northern MyotisMammaliaCairoTEYesReference
Plethobasus cooperianus Orangefoot PimplebackBivalviaCairoEEYesReference
Theliderma cylindrica RabbitsfootBivalviaCairoTEYesReference
Obovaria retusa Ring PinkBivalviaCairoEEYesReference
Plethobasus cyphyus SheepnoseBivalviaCairoEEYesReference
Scaphirhynchus platorynchus Shovelnose SturgeonActinopterygiiCairoT(S/A)N Reference
8 species are listed.