Gulf Coast jaguarundi (Herpailurus (=felis) yagouaroundi cacomitli)
Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND
Slightly larger than a domestic cat; appearance is unlike any other cat – looks more like a large weasel or otter; uniform in color with a dark gray-brown to chestnut brown coat; darker animals usually found in the dense forest while the lighter individuals are found in more arid and open areas; body is long and low with short legs; small, flattened head with weasel-like ears and narrow brown eyes; long, flattened tail
- States/US Territories in which the Gulf Coast jaguarundi, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: Texas
- US Counties in which the Gulf Coast jaguarundi, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: View All
- USFWS Refuges in which the Gulf Coast jaguarundi, Wherever found is known to occur:
Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
- Countries in which the the Gulf Coast jaguarundi, Wherever found is known to occur: Mexico
|Status||Date Listed||Lead Region||Where Listed|
|06/14/1976||Southwest Region (Region 2)||Wherever found|
» Federal Register Documents
|06/14/1976||41 FR 24062 24067||Endangered Status for 159 Taxa of Animals; 41 FR 24062 24067|
|12/26/2012||77 FR 76066 76067||Draft Recovery Plan for the Gulf Coast Jaguarundi|
|09/26/1975||40 FR 44392 44333||CITES: Proposed Endangered Status for 216 Species on Convention Appendix I; 40 FR 44392 44333|
|02/11/2009||74 FR 6917 6919||5-Year Reviews of 23 Southwestern Species|
|Date||Title||Plan Action Status||Plan Status|
|12/20/2013||GULF COAST JAGUARUNDI RECOVERY PLAN (Puma yagouaroundi cacomitli)||View Implementation Progress||Final|
|Date||Citation Page||Title||Document Type|
|12/26/2012||77 FR 76066 76067||Draft Recovery Plan for the Gulf Coast Jaguarundi||
|02/11/2009||74 FR 6917 6919||5-Year Reviews of 23 Southwestern Species||
» Critical Habitat
No critical habitat rules have been published for the Gulf Coast jaguarundi.
» Conservation Plans
No conservation plans have been created for Gulf Coast jaguarundi.
» Life History
No Life History information has been entered into this system for this species.
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