Orangefoot pimpleback (Plethobasus cooperianus)
Listing Status: and
The FWS is currently monitoring the following populations of the Orangefoot pimpleback
Population location: Wherever found
Listing status: Endangered
- States/US Territories in which this population is known to or is believed to occur: Alabama , Illinois , Kentucky , Tennessee
- 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:
Tennessee National Wildlife Refuge
Population location: U.S.A. (TN - specified portions of the French Broad and Holston Rivers; see 17.85(b)(1))
Listing status: Experimental Population, Non-Essential
|Status||Date Listed||Lead Region||Where Listed|
|06/14/1976||Southeast Region (Region 4)||Wherever found|
|10/15/2007||Southeast Region (Region 4)||U.S.A. (TN - specified portions of the French Broad and Holston Rivers; see 17.85(b)(1))|
» Federal Register Documents
|06/13/2006||71 FR 34196 34230||Establishment of Nonessential Experimental Population Status for 15 Freshwater Mussels, 1 Freshwater Snail, and 5 Fishes in the Lower French Broad River and in the Lower Holston River, Tennessee; Proposed Rule|
|09/13/2007||72 FR 52434 52461||Establishment of Nonessential Experimental Population Status for 15 Freshwater Mussels, 1 Freshwater Snail, and 5 Fishes in the Lower French Broad River and in the Lower Holston River, Tennessee|
|09/21/2007||72 FR 54057 54059||5-Year Review of 16 Southeastern Species|
|06/14/1976||41 FR 24062 24067||Endangered Status for 159 Taxa of Animals; 41 FR 24062 24067|
|09/26/1975||40 FR 44392 44333||CITES: Proposed Endangered Status for 216 Species on Convention Appendix I; 40 FR 44392 44333|
|Date||Title||Plan Action Status||Plan Status|
|09/30/1984||Orange-footed Pearly Mussel||View Implementation Progress||Final|
|Date||Citation Page||Title||Document Type|
|09/21/2007||72 FR 54057 54059||5-Year Review of 16 Southeastern Species||
» Critical Habitat
No critical habitat rules have been published for the Orangefoot pimpleback.
» Conservation Plans
No conservation plans have been created for Orangefoot pimpleback.
» Life History
No Life History information has been entered into this system for this species.
» Other Resources
NatureServe Explorer Species Reports -- NatureServe Explorer is a source for authoritative conservation information on more than 50,000 plants, animals and ecological communtities of the U.S and Canada. NatureServe Explorer provides in-depth information on rare and endangered species, but includes common plants and animals too. NatureServe Explorer is a product of NatureServe in collaboration with the Natural Heritage Network.
ITIS Reports -- ITIS (the Integrated Taxonomic Information System) is a source for authoritative taxonomic information on plants, animals, fungi, and microbes of North America and the world.
FWS Digital Media Library -- The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's National Digital Library is a searchable collection of selected images, historical artifacts, audio clips, publications, and video.