ENDANGERED SPECIES ACT PROFILE
PROTECTION STATUS: Not listed (declared extinct)
RANGE: South Florida
THREATS: Development, dams, pollution, collection, drought
POPULATION TREND: This snake has been declared extinct, with the last specimen collected in 1952. However, more recent unconfirmed sightings give reason to believe it may still survive in a single population in Fisheating Creek in Glades County.
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