Listed species believed to or known to occur in Georgia

  • As of 02/13/2015 the data in this report has been updated to use a different set of information. Results are based on where the species is believed to or known to occur. The FWS feels utilizing this data set is a better representation of species occurrence. Note: there may be other federally listed species that are not currently known or expected to occur in this state but are covered by the ESA wherever they are found; Thus if new surveys detected them in this state they are still covered by the ESA. The FWS is using the best information available on this date to generate this list.
  • This report shows listed species or populations believed to or known to occur in Georgia
  • This list does not include experimental populations and similarity of appearance listings.
  • This list includes species or populations under the sole jurisdiction of the National Marine Fisheries Service.
  • Click on the highlighted scientific names below to view a Species Profile for each listing.

Listed species -- 73 listings

Animals -- 45 listings
Status Species/Listing Name
E Acornshell, southern Wherever found (Epioblasma othcaloogensis)
T Bankclimber, purple (mussel) Wherever found (Elliptoideus sloatianus)
E Bat, gray Wherever found (Myotis grisescens)
E Bat, Indiana Wherever found (Myotis sodalis)
T Bat, Northern long-eared Wherever found (Myotis septentrionalis)
E Blossom, tubercled (pearlymussel) Wherever found; Except where listed as Experimental Populations (Epioblasma torulosa torulosa)
E Clubshell, ovate Wherever found (Pleurobema perovatum)
E Clubshell, southern Wherever found (Pleurobema decisum)
E Darter, amber Wherever found (Percina antesella)
T Darter, Cherokee Wherever found (Etheostoma scotti)
E Darter, Etowah Wherever found (Etheostoma etowahae)
T Darter, goldline Wherever found (Percina aurolineata)
T Darter, snail Wherever found (Percina tanasi)
T Darter, trispot Wherever found (Etheostoma trisella)
E Kidneyshell, triangular Wherever found (Ptychobranchus greenii)
T Knot, red Wherever found (Calidris canutus rufa)
E Logperch, Conasauga Wherever found (Percina jenkinsi)
T Manatee, West Indian Wherever found (Trichechus manatus)
T Moccasinshell, Alabama Wherever found (Medionidus acutissimus)
E Moccasinshell, Coosa Wherever found (Medionidus parvulus)
E Moccasinshell, Gulf Wherever found (Medionidus penicillatus)
E Moccasinshell, Ochlockonee Wherever found (Medionidus simpsonianus)
T Moccasinshell, Suwannee Wherever found (Medionidus walkeri)
E Monkeyface, Cumberland (pearlymussel) Wherever found; Except where listed as Experimental Populations (Quadrula intermedia)
E Mucket, pink (pearlymussel) Wherever found (Lampsilis abrupta)
E Pigtoe, Georgia Wherever found (Pleurobema hanleyianum)
E Pigtoe, oval Wherever found (Pleurobema pyriforme)
E Pigtoe, southern Wherever found (Pleurobema georgianum)
T Plover, piping [Atlantic Coast and Northern Great Plains populations] - Wherever found, except those areas where listed as endangered. (Charadrius melodus)
T Pocketbook, finelined Wherever found (Lampsilis altilis)
E Pocketbook, shinyrayed Wherever found (Lampsilis subangulata)
E Riversnail, Anthony's Wherever found; Except where listed as Experimental Populations (Athearnia anthonyi)
E Rocksnail, interrupted (=Georgia) Wherever found (Leptoxis foremani)
T Salamander, frosted flatwoods Wherever found (Ambystoma cingulatum)
E salamander, Reticulated flatwoods Wherever found (Ambystoma bishopi)
E Sea turtle, hawksbill Wherever found (Eretmochelys imbricata)
E Sea turtle, Kemp's ridley Wherever found (Lepidochelys kempii)
E Sea turtle, leatherback Wherever found (Dermochelys coriacea)
T Sea turtle, loggerhead Northwest Atlantic Ocean DPS (Caretta caretta)
T Shiner, blue Wherever found (Cyprinella caerulea)
T Snake, eastern indigo Wherever found (Drymarchon corais couperi)
E Spinymussel, Altamaha Wherever found (Elliptio spinosa)
T Stork, wood AL, FL, GA, MS, NC, SC (Mycteria americana)
E Threeridge, fat (mussel) Wherever found (Amblema neislerii)
E Woodpecker, red-cockaded Wherever found (Picoides borealis)
Plants -- 28 listings
Status Species/Listing Name
T Amphianthus, little (Amphianthus pusillus)
T Barbara's Buttons, Mohr's (Marshallia mohrii)
E Campion, fringed (Silene polypetala)
E Chaffseed, American (Schwalbea americana)
E Coneflower, smooth (Echinacea laevigata)
E Dropwort, Canby's (Oxypolis canbyi)
E Grass, Tennessee yellow-eyed (Xyris tennesseensis)
E Harperella (Ptilimnium nodosum)
E Leather flower, Alabama (Clematis socialis)
E Lichen, rock gnome (Gymnoderma lineare)
E Meadowrue, Cooley's (Thalictrum cooleyi)
T Orchid, white fringeless (Platanthera integrilabia)
T Pink, swamp (Helonias bullata)
E Pitcher-plant, green (Sarracenia oreophila)
T Pogonia, small whorled (Isotria medeoloides)
E Pondberry (Lindera melissifolia)
E Quillwort, black spored (Isoetes melanospora)
E Quillwort, mat-forming (Isoetes tegetiformans)
E Rattleweed, hairy (Baptisia arachnifera)
T Rockcress, Georgia (Arabis georgiana)
T Skullcap, large-flowered (Scutellaria montana)
T Spiraea, Virginia (Spiraea virginiana)
E Sumac, Michaux's (Rhus michauxii)
E Sunflower, whorled (Helianthus verticillatus)
E Torreya, Florida (Torreya taxifolia)
E Trillium, persistent (Trillium persistens)
E Trillium, relict (Trillium reliquum)
T Water-plantain, Kral's (Sagittaria secundifolia)