PROTECTION STATUS: Endangered
PETITIONED: Candidate since 1985, petitioned 2004
YEAR LISTED: 2014
CRITICAL HABITAT: Proposed
RECOVERY PLAN: None
RANGE: Areas at elevations ranging from about 5.5?15.8 feet, exclusively along the Miami Rock Ridge in Miami-Dade County outside Everglades National Park
THREATS: Habitat loss, fragmentation due to development of habitat to agricultural and urban land uses, insufficient fire management, climate change, sea-level rise
POPULATION TREND: This species is in decline.