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Florida Everglades - Endangered Species

By: C.M.Shorter

Endangered Species in Everglades National Park

Common Name

Scientific Name

American Crocodile

Crocodylus acutus

Green Turtle

Chelonia mydas

Atlantic Ridley Turtle

Lepidochelys kempi

Atlantic Hawksbill Turtle

Eretmochelys imbricata

Atlantic Leatherback Turtle

Dermochelys coriacea

Cape Sable Seaside Sparrow

Ammodramus maritima mirabilis

Snail (Everglades) Kite

Rostrhamus sociabilis plumbeus

Wood Stork

Mycteria americana

West Indian Manatee

Trichechus manatus

Florida Panther

Felis concolor coryi

Key Largo Wood Rat

Neotoma floridana smalli

Key Largo Cotton Mouse

Peromyscus gossypinus allapaticola

Red-Cockaded Woodpecker

Picoides borealis

Schaus Swallowtail Butterfly

Papilio aristodemus ponceanus

Garber's Spurge

Chamaesyce garberi


SOURCE: TESS Updated 07/09/05

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