Atlantic sturgeon (Gulf subspecies) (Acipenser oxyrinchus (=oxyrhynchus) desotoi)
Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND
- States/US Territories in which the Atlantic sturgeon (Gulf subspecies), Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: Alabama , Florida , Louisiana , Mississippi
- US Counties in which the Atlantic sturgeon (Gulf subspecies), Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: View All
- USFWS Refuges in which the Atlantic sturgeon (Gulf subspecies), Wherever found is known to occur:
Big Branch Marsh National Wildlife Refuge, Bogue Chitto National Wildlife Refuge, Caloosahatchee National Wildlife Refuge, Cedar Keys National Wildlife Refuge, Delta National Wildlife Refuge... Show All Refuges
- Countries in which the the Atlantic sturgeon (Gulf subspecies), Wherever found is known to occur: United States
|Status||Date Listed||Lead Region||Where Listed|
|09/30/1991||Southeast Region (Region 4)||Wherever found|
» Federal Register Documents
|09/30/1991||56 FR 49653 49658||ETWP; Threatened Status for the Gulf Sturgeon; 56 FR 49653 49658|
|Date||Title||Plan Action Status||Plan Status|
|09/22/1995||Gulf Sturgeon||View Implementation Progress||Final|
|Date||Citation Page||Title||Document Type|
|04/16/2008||73 FR 20702 20704||5-Year Status Review of 18 Southeastern Species||
|09/22/2009||Gulf Sturgeon completed 5-Year Review|
» Critical Habitat
|Date||Citation Page||Title||Document Type||Status|
|03/19/2003||68 FR 13370 13495||Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Designation of Critical Habitat for the Gulf Sturgeon; Final Rule||Final Rule||Final designated|
|06/06/2002||67 FR 39106 39199||Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Designation of Critical Habitat for the Gulf Sturgeon||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 Atlantic sturgeon (Gulf subspecies).
» Life History
No Life History information has been entered into this system for this species.
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