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: Metropolis.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Potamilus capax Fat PocketbookBivalviaMetropolisETYesReference
Plethobasus cooperianus Orangefoot PimplebackBivalviaMetropolisEEYesReference
Lampsilis abrupta Pink MucketBivalviaMetropolisEEYesReference
Theliderma cylindrica RabbitsfootBivalviaMetropolisTEYesReference
Obovaria retusa Ring PinkBivalviaMetropolisEEYesReference
Plethobasus cyphyus SheepnoseBivalviaMetropolisEEYesReference
6 species are listed.