Candidate species believed to or known to occur in Texas

  • As of 02/13/2014 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.
  • This report shows listed species or populations believed to or known to occur in Texas
  • This list includes species or populations under the sole jurisdiction of the National Marine Fisheries Service.
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Candidate species -- 7 candidates

Animals -- 6 candidates
Status Species/Listing Name
C Fatmucket, Texas Wherever found (Lampsilis bracteata)
C Fawnsfoot, Texas Wherever found (Truncilla macrodon)
C Orb, golden Wherever found (Quadrula aurea)
C Parrot, red-crowned Wherever found (Amazona viridigenalis)
C Pimpleback, smooth Wherever found (Cyclonaias houstonensis)
C Pimpleback, Texas Wherever found (Quadrula petrina)
Plants -- 1 candidates
Status Species/Listing Name
C Twistflower, bracted (Streptanthus bracteatus)