St. Andrew Beach mouse (Peromyscus polionotus peninsularis)

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Listing Status:   

Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND

General Information

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
 
Current Listing Status Summary
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
12/18/1998 Southeast Region (Region 4) Wherever found

» Federal Register Documents

Federal Register Documents
Date Citation Page Title
04/22/2009 74 FR 18403 18404 Technical Agency Draft Recovery Plan for the Endangered St. Andrew Beach Mouse
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
02/28/1996 61 FR 7597 7613 ETWP; Review of Plant and Animal Taxa That Are Candidates for Listing as Endangered or Threatened Species
12/28/2010 75 FR 81637 81639 Notice of Availability of the St. Andrew Beach Mouse Recovery Plan
06/16/2006 71 FR 35048 35084 Designation of Critical Habitat for the Perdido Key Beach Mouse, Choctawhatchee Beach Mouse, and St. Andrew Beach Mouse reopening of comment period, notice of availability of draft economic analysis, and notice of public hearings.
09/19/1997 62 FR 49398 49397 Review of Plant and Animal Taxa
10/17/1997 62 FR 54028 54035 ETWP; Proposal to List the St. Andrew Beach Mouse as Endangered
09/18/1985 50 FR 37958 37967 Review of Vertebrate Wildlife; Notice of Review; 50 FR 37958-37967
12/18/1998 63 FR 70053 70062 ETWP; Determination of Endangered Status for the St. Andrew Beach Mouse
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
01/06/1989 54 FR 554 579 ETWP; Animal Notice of Review; 54 FR 554 579
11/15/1994 59 FR 58982 59028 ETWP; Animal Candidate Review for Listing as Endangered or Threatened Species.
11/21/1991 56 FR 58804 58836 ETWP; Animal Candidate Review for Listing as Endangered or Threatened Species; 56 FR 58804 58836

» Recovery

Current Recovery Plan(s)
Date Title Plan Action Status Plan Status
10/25/2010 Final Recovery Plan for the St. Andrew Beach Mouse View Implementation Progress Final
Other Recovery Documents
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
  • Notice Draft Recovery Plan Availability
12/28/2010 75 FR 81637 81639 Notice of Availability of the St. Andrew Beach Mouse Recovery Plan
  • Notice Final Recovery Plan Availability
Five Year Review
Date Title
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.

» Petitions

» Life History

No Life History information has been entered into this system for this species.

» Other Resources

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