Smalltooth sawfish (Pristis pectinata)
The FWS is currently monitoring the following populations of the Smalltooth sawfish
Population location: Smalltooth sawfish originating from U.S. waters.
Listing status: Endangered
- States/US Territories in which this population is known to or is believed to occur: Florida , Georgia , Mississippi
- US Counties in which this population is known to or is believed to occur: View All
- USFWS Refuges in which this population is known to occur:
Caloosahatchee National Wildlife Refuge, Great White Heron National Wildlife Refuge, Island Bay National Wildlife Refuge, J.N. 'Ding' Darling National Wildlife Refuge, Key West National Wildlife Refuge... Show All Refuges
Population location: Non-US DPS
Listing status: Endangered
|Status||Date Listed||Lead Region||Where Listed|
|11/16/2005||National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration)||Smalltooth sawfish originating from U.S. waters.|
|01/12/2015||National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration)||Non-US DPS|
» Federal Register Documents
|04/16/2001||66 FR 19414 19420||Endangered and Threatened Species; Proposed Endangered Status for a Distinct Population Segment of Smalltooth Sawfish (Pristis pectinata) in the United States|
|01/26/2015||79 FR 3914 3916||Adding Five Species of Sawfish to the List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife|
|11/16/2005||70 FR 69464 69466||Addition of White Abalone and the United States Distinct Vertebrate Population Segment of the Smalltooth Sawfish to the List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife|
|07/23/2014||79 FR 42687 42696||Marine and Anadromous Taxa: Additions, Removal, Updates,and Corrections to the List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife|
|Date||Title||Plan Action Status||Plan Status|
|01/17/2009||Smalltooth Sawfish Recovery Plan (Pristis pectinata)||View Implementation Progress||Final|
|Date||Citation Page||Title||Document Type|
|04/16/2001||66 FR 19414 19420||Endangered and Threatened Species; Proposed Endangered Status for a Distinct Population Segment of Smalltooth Sawfish (Pristis pectinata) in the United States||
» Critical Habitat
No critical habitat rules have been published for the Smalltooth sawfish.
» Conservation Plans
No conservation plans have been created for Smalltooth sawfish.
» Life History
No Life History information has been entered into this system for this species.
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