Key Largo woodrat (Neotoma floridana smalli)
Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND
The Key Largo woodrat is a medium-sized (2OO-26O gram) rat with a gray-brown back and head. Its belly, chest, and throat are white, and the tail is hairy. This species is a noctural herbivore, feeding on the buds, leaves, and fruit of many plant species. Food may be stored in the stick nests built by this species.
- States/US Territories in which the Key Largo woodrat, Entire is known to or is believed to occur: Florida
- US Counties in which the Key Largo woodrat, Entire is known to or is believed to occur: View All
- USFWS Refuges in which the Key Largo woodrat, Entire is known to occur:
Crocodile Lake National Wildlife Refuge
|Status||Date Listed||Lead Region||Where Listed|
|09/21/1983||Southeast Region (Region 4)||Entire|
» Federal Register Documents
|Date||Title||Plan Action Status||Plan Status|
|05/18/1999||South Florida Multi-Species Recovery Plan (68 spp.)||View Implementation Progress||Final|
|Date||Citation Page||Title||Document Type|
|04/02/2004||69 FR 17442 17443||Notice of Availability of a Technical/Agency Draft Implementation Schedule for the South Florida Multi-Species Recovery Plan||
|03/26/2007||72 FR 14132 14133||Notice of Availability of a Final Implementation Schedule for the South Florida Multi-Species Recovery Plan||
|04/26/2007||72 FR 20866 20868||Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; 5-Year Review of 22 Southeastern Species||
|09/25/2028||Key Largo Woodrat (Neotoma floridana smalli) 5-year Review|
» Critical Habitat
|Date||Citation Page||Title||Document Type||Status|
|08/30/1985||50 FR 35271 35272||Proposed Crit. Hab. for Key Largo Woodrat & Cotton Mouse; 50 FR 35271- 35272||Proposed Rule||Unknown|
|02/09/1984||49 FR 4951 4956||Proposed End. Status & Crit. Hab for Key Largo Woodrat & Key Largo Cotton Mouse; 49 FR 4951-4956||Proposed Rule||Not Required|
To learn more about critical habitat please see http://ecos.fws.gov/crithab
» Conservation Plans
|HCP Plan Summaries|
|Driscoll Properties, Inc., Driscoll Foundation, Inc., and Ocean Reef|
» Life History
No Life History information has been entered into this system for this species.
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