St. Andrew Beach mouse (Peromyscus polionotus peninsularis)
Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND
The St. Andrew beach mouse, with its white feet, large ears, and black eyes, is one of seven subspecies of beach mice that occur only in coastal sand dunes where they excavate burrows and feed on plant seeds and insects. Unlike house mice, beach mice do not seek out human dwellings or other structures for food and shelter.
- States/US Territories in which the St. Andrew Beach mouse, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: Florida
- US Counties in which the St. Andrew Beach mouse, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: View All
- Countries in which the the St. Andrew Beach mouse, Wherever found is known to occur: United States
|Status||Date Listed||Lead Region||Where Listed|
|12/18/1998||Southeast Region (Region 4)||Wherever found|
» Federal Register Documents
|Date||Title||Plan Action Status||Plan Status|
|10/25/2010||Final Recovery Plan for the St. Andrew Beach Mouse||View Implementation Progress||Final|
|Date||Citation Page||Title||Document Type|
|04/22/2009||74 FR 18403 18404||Technical Agency Draft Recovery Plan for the Endangered St. Andrew Beach Mouse||
|12/28/2010||75 FR 81637 81639||Notice of Availability of the St. Andrew Beach Mouse Recovery Plan||
|04/06/2009||St. Andrew Beach Mouse 5-Year Review|
» Critical Habitat
|Date||Citation Page||Title||Document Type||Status|
|10/12/2006||71 FR 60238 60370||Designation of Critical Habitat for the Perdido Key Beach Mouse, Choctawhatchee Beach Mouse, and St. Andrew Beach Mouse; Final Rule||Final Rule||Final designated|
|12/15/2005||70 FR 74426 74549||Critical Habitat for the Perdido Key Beach Mouse, Choctawhatchee Beach Mouse, and St. Andrew Beach Mouse; Proposed Rule||Proposed Rule||Not Required|
To learn more about critical habitat please see http://ecos.fws.gov/crithab
» Conservation Plans
No conservation plans have been created for St. Andrew Beach mouse.
» Life History
No Life History information has been entered into this system for this species.
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