→ 5-Year Status Reviews of 23 Southeastern Fish, Wildlife and Plant Species listed as endangered or threatened

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The US Fish and Wildlife Service is initiating 5-year status reviews of 23 species that are listed under the Endangered Species Act. 5-year status reviews are conducted to ensure that the classification of species as threatened or endangered on the Lists of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants is accurate. The review is an assessment of the best scientific and commercial data available at the time of the review. The Fish and Wildlife Service is therefore requesting any information that has become available since the last review of each of the following species: 

Fish / Shellfish: Cumberland darter (Etheostoma susanae), Rush darter (Etheostoma phytopilum), Vermilion darter (Etheostoma chermocki), Pygmy madtom (Noturus stanauli), Cumberland bean mussel (Villosa trabalis), Ring pink mussel (Obovaria retusa), Anthony's riversnail (Athearnia anthonyi)

Wildlife: Florida panther (Puma concolor coryi), Puerto Rican broad-winged hawk (Buteo platypterus brunnescens), Puerto Rican nightjar (Caprimulgus noctitherus)

Plants: Arabis perstellata (Braun's rock-cress), Chamaesyce deltoidea spp. deltoidea (Deltoid spurge), Clematis morefieldii (Morefield's leatherflower), Conradina verticillata (Cumberland rosemary), Galactia smallii (Small's milkpea), Lyonia truncata var. proctorii, Polygala smallii (Tiny polygala), Pityopsis ruthii (Ruth's golden aster), Sarracenia rubra ssp.alabamensis (Alabama canebrake pitcher plant), Schwalbea americana (American chaffseed), Vernonia proctorii, Adiantum vivesii