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Wildlife

Endangered/Threatened Animals at the EMB

Common Name Scientific Name
Endangered:
Birds: Wood Stork Mycteria americana
Peregrine falcon Falco peregrinus
Everglades kite Rostrhamus sociabilis
Mammals: Florida panther Felis concolor coryi
Florida mastiff bat Eumops glaucinus floridanus
Silver rice rat Oryzomysargentatus
Threatened:
Birds: Bald eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Piping plover Charadrius melodus
White-crowned pigeon Columba leucocephala
Least tern Antillarum
Reptiles: Eastern indigo snake Drymarchon corais couperi
Atlantic loggerhead turtle Caretta caretta caretta
Mammals: Everglades mink Mustela vison evergladensis
Species of special concern:
Birds: Reddish egret Egretta rufescens
Roseate spoonbill Ajaia ajaja
Little blue heron Egretta caerulea
Snowy egret Egretta thula
Tricolored heron Egretta tricolor
White ibis Eudocimus albus
Limpkin Aramus guarauna
Black-skimmer Rynchops niger
Brown pelican Pelacanus occidentalis
Reptiles: American crocodile Crocodylus acutus
American alligator Alligator mississippiensis
Atlantic hawksbill turtle
Atlantic green turtle Chelonia mydas mydas
Florida Keys mole skink Eumeces egregius egregius
  Fish: Rivulus Rivulus marmoratus