Mississippi

Mississippi's Federally Endangered and Threatened Species List

 

Common Name

Scientific Name

Mussels

Clubshell

Pleurobema curtum

Ovate Clubshell

Pleurobema perovatum

Southern Clubshell

Pleurobema decisum

Cumberlandian Combshell

Epioblasma brevidens

Southern Combshell

Epioblasma penita

Alabama (=Inflated) Heelsplitter

Potamilus inflatus

Alabama moccasinshell

Medionidus acutissimus

Orangenacre Mucket

Lampsilis perovalis

Sheepnose Mussel

Plethobasus cyphyus

Snuffbox Mussel

Epioblasma triquetra

Flat Pigtoe

Pleurobema marshalli

Flat Pocketbook

Potamilus capax

Stirrupshell

Quadrula stapes

Gulf Sturgeon

Acipenser oxyrinchus desotoi

Fish

Pallid Sturgeon

Scaphirhynchus albus

Bayou Darter

Etheostoma rubrum