Southern combshell (Epioblasma penita)
Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND
- States/US Territories in which the Southern combshell, Entire is known to or is believed to occur: Alabama , Mississippi
- US Counties in which the Southern combshell, Entire is known to or is believed to occur: View All
|Status||Date Listed||Lead Region||Where Listed|
|04/07/1987||Southeast Region (Region 4)||Entire|
» Federal Register Documents
|04/06/1986||51 FR 11761 11768||Proposed End. Status for 5 Mississippi & Alabama Clams; 51 FR 11761-11768|
|03/25/2014||79 FR 16366 16368||Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; 5-Year Status Reviews of 33 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|
|09/08/2006||71 FR 53127 53129||Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; 5-Year Review of 14 Southeastern Species|
|Date||Title||Plan Action Status||Plan Status|
|11/14/1989||Tombigbee Mussels (5 spp.)||View Implementation Progress||Final|
|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||
|09/08/2006||71 FR 53127 53129||Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; 5-Year Review of 14 Southeastern Species||
|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.
» Life History
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