Alabama

Taxonomy Common Name Scientific Name
Amphibians Black Warrior waterdog Necturus alabamensis
Seepage salamander Desmognathus aeneus
One-toed amphiuma Amphiuma pholeter
Hellbender Cryptobranchus alleganiensis
Tennessee cave salamander Gyrinophilus palleucus
Birds Eastern black rail Laterallus jamaicensis jamaicensis
Caddisflies Florida brown checkered summer sedge Polycentropus floridensis
Setose cream and brown mottled microcaddisfly Oxyethira setosa
Three-tooth triaenodes caddisfly Triaenodes tridontus
Little oecetis longhorn caddisfly Oecetis parva
Crayfishes Least crayfish Cambarellus diminutus
Blackbarred crayfish Cambarus unestami
Sucarnoochee River crayfish Orconectes jonesi
Burrowing bog crayfish Fallicambarus burrisi
Chattooga River crayfish Cambarus scotti
Speckled burrowing crayfish Fallicambarus danielae
Angular dwarf crayfish Cambarellus lesliei
Shelta cave crayfish Orconectes sheltae
Lagniappe crayfish Procambarus lagniappe
Alabama cave crayfish Cambarus jonesi
Slenderclaw crayfish Cambarus cracens
Dragonflies and Damselflies Appalachian snaketail Ophiogomphus incurvatus
Mountain river cruiser Macromia margarita
Calvert's emerald Somatochlora calverti
Septima's clubtail Gomphus septima
Cherokee clubtail Gomphus consanguis
Ferns and relatives Winter quillwort Isoetes hyemalis
Flowering Plants Eared coneflower Rudbeckia auriculata
Godfrey's stitchwort Minuartia godfreyi
Panhandle meadow-beauty Rhexia salicifolia
Florida pondweed Potamogeton floridanus
Small-flower meadow-beauty Rhexia parviflora
Carolina birds-in-a-nest Macbridea caroliniana
Hairy-peduncled beakrush Rhynchospora crinipes
Rivergrass Calamovilfa arcuata
Lobed barren-strawberry Waldsteinia lobata
Panhandle lily Lilium iridollae
Thorne's beakrush Rhynchospora thornei
Swamp buckthorn Sideroxylon thornei
Harper's heartleaf Hexastylis speciosa
Florida willow Salix floridana
Wire-leaved dropseed Sporobolus teretifolius
Boykin's lobelia Lobelia boykinii
Spathulate seedbox Ludwigia spathulata
Variable-leaved indian-plantain Arnoglossum diversifolium
Kral's yellow-eyed-grass Xyris longisepala
Apalachicola wild indigo Baptisia megacarpa
Elliott's croton Croton elliottii
Purple balduina Balduina atropurpurea
West Florida cow-lily Nuphar lutea ssp. ulvacea
Impressed-nerved sedge Carex impressinervia
Wherry's sweet pitcherplant Sarracenia rubra ssp. wherryi
Southern meadowrue Thalictrum debile
Bryson's sedge Carex brysonii
Southern racemose goldenrod Solidago arenicola
Sun-facing coneflower Rudbeckia heliopsidis
Bog spicebush Lindera subcoriacea
Freshwater and Anadromous Fishes Popeye shiner Notropis ariommus
Bankhead darter Percina sipsi
Broadstripe shiner Pteronotropis euryzonus
Warrior darter Etheostoma bellator
Holiday darter Etheostoma brevirostrum
Frecklebelly madtom Noturus munitus
Tuscumbia darter Etheostoma tuscumbia
Bluestripe shiner Cyprinella callitaenia
Coal darter Percina brevicauda
Halloween darter Percina crypta
Ashy darter Etheostoma cinereum
Alabama shad Alosa alabamae
Crystal darter Crystallaria asprella
Trispot darter Etheostoma trisella
Freshwater Mussels Cumberland moccasinshell Medionidus conradicus
Brother spike Elliptio fraterna
Canoe creek pigtoe Pleurobema athearni
Coosa creekshell Villosa vanuxemensis umbrans
Yellow lance Elliptio lanceolata
Southern kidneyshell Ptychobranchus jonesi
Rabbitsfoot Quadrula cylindrica cylindrica
Pyramid pigtoe Pleurobema rubrum
Tennessee pigtoe Fusconaia barnesiana
Alabama hickorynut Obovaria unicolor
Green floater Lasmigona subviridis
Alabama rainbow Villosa nebulosa
Spectaclecase Cumberlandia monodonta
Choctaw bean Villosa choctawensis
Alabama spike Elliptio arca
Tallapoosa orb Quadrula asperata archeri
Southern elktoe Alasmidonta triangulata
Tennessee clubshell Pleurobema oviforme
Snuffbox Epioblasma triquetra
Round ebonyshell Fusconaia rotulata
Fuzzy pigtoe Pleurobema strodeanum
Sheepnose Plethobasus cyphyus
Tapered pigtoe Quincuncina burkei
Rayed bean Villosa fabalis
Round hickorynut Obovaria subrotunda
Warrior pigtoe Pleurobema rubellum
Delicate spike Elliptio arctata
Southern sandshell Hamiota australis
Apalachicola floater Anodonta heardi
Purple lilliput Toxolasma lividus
Rayed creekshell Anodontoides radiatus
Narrow pigtoe Fusconaia escambia
Inflated spike Elliptio purpurella
Tennessee heelsplitter Lasmigona holstonia
Longsolid Fusconaia subrotunda
Freshwater Snails Domed ancylid Rhodacme elatior
Round-rib elimia Elimia nassula
Mud elimia Elimia alabamensis
Compact elimia Elimia showalteri
Princess elimia Elimia bellacrenata
Spotted rocksnail Leptoxis picta
Corpulent hornsnail Pleurocera corpulenta
Ample elimia Elimia ampla
Shortspire hornsnail Pleurocera curta
Cockle elimia Elimia cochliaris
Nodulose Coosa River snail Elimia lachryma
Engraved elimia Elimia perstriata
Walnut elimia Elimia bellula
Acute elimia Elimia acuta
Prune elimia Elimia chiltonensis
Lilyshoals elimia Elimia annettae
Cylinder elimia Elimia cylindracea
Smooth mudalia Leptoxis virgata
Cobble elimia Elimia vanuxemiana
Manitou cavesnail Antrorbis breweri
Black mudalia Elimia melanoides
Skirted hornsnail Pleurocera pyrenella
Caper elimia Elimia olivula
Spiny riversnail Io fluvialis
Knobby rocksnail Lithasia curta
Tiger Beetles Cobblestone tiger beetle Cicindela marginipennis
Turtles Barbour's map turtle Graptemys barbouri
Escambia map turtle Graptemys ernsti
Alabama map turtle Graptemys pulchra
Black-knobbed map turtle Graptemys nigrinoda

 

Trispot darter photo © Bernard Kuhajda