Smalltooth sawfish (Pristis pectinata)
The FWS is currently monitoring the following populations of the Smalltooth sawfish
Population location: Non-US DPS
Listing status: Endangered
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
|Status||Date Listed||Lead Region||Where Listed|
|01/12/2015||National Marine Fisheries Service (National Marine Fisheries Service)||Non-US DPS|
|11/16/2005||National Marine Fisheries Service (National Marine Fisheries Service)||Smalltooth sawfish originating from U.S. waters.|
» Federal Register Documents
|01/26/2015||79 FR 3914 3916||Adding Five Species of Sawfish to the List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife|
|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|
|07/23/2014||79 FR 42687 42696||Marine and Anadromous Taxa: Additions, Removal, Updates,and Corrections 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|
|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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