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ENDANGERED SPECIES ACT PROFILE

PROTECTION STATUS: Not listed

PETITIONED: 2010

RANGE: Alabama, Florida, Georgia

THREATS: Habitat destruction and modification, overcollection for the pet trade and human consumption, dredging, barge traffic, plant overgrowth of nesting sites and pollution

POPULATION TREND: This species is declining.

Photo courtesy of USGS