Southern combshell (Epioblasma penita)

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Listing Status:   

Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND

  • States/US Territories in which the Southern combshell, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur:  Alabama , Mississippi
  • US Counties in which the Southern combshell, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur:  View All
 
Current Listing Status Summary
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
04/07/1987 Southeast Region (Region 4) Wherever found

» Federal Register Documents

Federal Register Documents
Date Citation Page Title
03/25/2014 79 FR 16366 16368 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; 5-Year Status Reviews of 33 Southeastern Species
09/08/2006 71 FR 53127 53129 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; 5-Year Review of 14 Southeastern Species
04/07/1987 52 FR 11162 11169 End. Status for Marshall's Mussel (Pleurobema marshalii), Curtus' Mussel (Pleurobema curtum), Judge Tait's Mussel (Pleurobema taitianum), Stirrup Shell (Quadrual stapes), & Penitent Mussel (Epioblasma (=Dysnomia) penita); 52 FR 11162-11169
04/06/1986 51 FR 11761 11768 Proposed End. Status for 5 Mississippi & Alabama Clams; 51 FR 11761-11768

» Recovery

Current Recovery Plan(s)
Date Title Plan Action Status Plan Status
11/14/1989 Tombigbee Mussels (5 spp.) View Implementation Progress Final
Other Recovery Documents
Date Citation Page Title Document Type
03/25/2014 79 FR 16366 16368 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; 5-Year Status Reviews of 33 Southeastern Species
  • Notice 5-year Review, Initiation
09/08/2006 71 FR 53127 53129 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; 5-Year Review of 14 Southeastern Species
  • Notice 5-year Review, Initiation
Five Year Review
Date Title
09/08/2015 Southern Combshell (Penitent Mussel) (Epioblasma penita) 5-Year Review: Summary and Evaluation
04/27/2009 Tombigbee RIver Mussels 5-Year Review

» Critical Habitat

No critical habitat rules have been published for the Southern combshell.

» Conservation Plans

No conservation plans have been created for Southern combshell.

» Petitions

» Life History

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

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