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Shortnose sturgeon (Acipenser brevirostrum)

Federal Register | Recovery | Critical Habitat | Conservation Plans | Petitions | Life History

Listing Status:   


This species is listed wherever it is found, but
Current Listing Status Summary
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
03/11/1967 National Marine Fisheries Service (Region 11) Entire

» Federal Register Documents

Most Recent Federal Register Documents (Showing 1 of 1)
Date Citation Page Title
03-11-1967 32 FR 4001 Endangered Species List - 1967

» Recovery

Current Recovery Plan(s)
Date Title Plan Action Status Plan Status
12/17/1998 Final Recovery Plan for the Shortnose Sturgeon (Acipenser brevirostrum) View Implementation Progress Final

» Critical Habitat

No critical habitat rules have been published for the Shortnose sturgeon, Entire.

» Conservation Plans

No conservation plans have been created for Shortnose sturgeon, Entire

» Petitions

No petition findings have been published for the Shortnose sturgeon, Entire.

» Life History

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

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