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Note/Disclaimer: This list is made possible through a database keyword search/filtering process which may not be 100% accurate. Therefore, all endangered species of Alabama may not be listed here. For a complete list of endangered species in North America, browse the North America endangered species list or see the complete United States List.

Endangered species found in Alabama:

This list combines species from several endangered species lists. Using the total at the bottom of this page as an official count of endangered species of the world is not recommended. For more information on what creatures are listed on this site, please visit our About Us page.

 Species NameScientific NameGroupRange
1. Acuminate Snaketail Ophiogomphus acuminatus Insects Alabama, Tennessee
2. Acute Elimia Elimia acuta Snails Alabama, Tennessee
3. Alabama Canebrake Pitcher-plant Sarracenia rubra alabamensis Plants Alabama
4. Alabama Cave Shrimp Palaemonias alabamae Crustaceans Alabama
5. Alabama Cavefish Speoplatyrhinus poulsoni Fishes Alabama
6. Alabama Leather Flower Clematis socialis Plants Alabama
7. Alabama Moccasinshell Medionidus acutissimus Clams Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi
8. Alabama Pearl Shell Margaritifera marrianae Clams Alabama
9. Alabama Red-belly Turtle Pseudemys alabamensis Reptiles Alabama
10. Alabama Shad Alosa alabamae Fishes United States
11. Alabama Sturgeon Scaphirhynchus suttkusi Fishes Alabama, Mississippi
12. Alabama Waterdog Necturus alabamensis Amphibians Alabama
13. Alabama Well Amphipod Stygobromus smithii Crustaceans Alabama
14. Allegheny Woodrat Neotoma magister Mammals Alabama, Connecticut, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia
15. Alligator Snapping Turtle Macrochelys temminckii Reptiles United States
16. Amber Darter Percina antesella Fishes Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee
17. American Burying Beetle Nicrophorus americanus Insects Eastern Canada, USA Eastern States south to Florida, west to South Dakota and Texas
18. American Chaffseed Schwalbea americana Plants Alabama, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia
19. Angular Dwarf Crayfish Cambarellus lesliei Crustaceans Alabama, Mississippi
20. Angular Pebblesnail Somatogyrus biangulatus Snails Alabama
21. Anthony's Riversnail Athearnia anthonyi Snails Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee
22. Antrobia breweri Antrobia breweri Snails Alabama
23. Appalachian Cottontail Sylvilagus obscurus Mammals United States
24. Appalachian Snaketail Ophiogomphus incurvatus Insects Alabama, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia
25. Armigerous River Snail Lithasia armigera Snails United States
26. Armored Snail Pyrgulopsis marstonia pachyta Snails Alabama
27. Ashy Darter Etheostoma cinereum Fishes Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, Tennessee, Virginia
28. Atlas Pebblesnail Somatogyrus humerosus Snails Alabama
29. Bachman's Sparrow Aimophila aestivalis Birds United States
30. Bachman's Wood Warbler Vermivora bachmanii Birds Canada, Southeastern USA
31. Banded Elimia Elimia fascinans Snails Alabama
32. Beach Mouse Peromyscus polionotus Mammals Alabama, Florida
33. Belle's Sanddragon Progomphus bellei Insects Alabama, Florida, North Carolina
34. Black Clubshell Pleurobema curtum Clams Alabama, Mississippi
35. Black Grouper Epinephelus nigritus Fishes Central and South America, Mexico, United States
36. Black Mudalia Leptoxis melanoidus Snails Alabama
37. Black Rail Laterallus jamaicensis Birds Central America, North America (including United States), South America
38. Black Rockfish Mycteroperca bonaci Fishes Central America, North America (including United States), Oceanic, South America
39. Black-crest Elimia Elimia albanyensis Snails Alabama, Florida, Georgia
40. Blackbarred Crayfish Cambarus unestami Crustaceans Alabama, Georgia
41. Blackmouth Shiner Notropis melanostomus Fishes Alabama, Florida, Mississippi
42. Blotchside Logperch Percina burtoni Fishes Alabama, North Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia
43. Blue Shiner Cyprinella caerulea Fishes Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee
44. Boulder Darter Etheostoma wapiti Fishes Alabama, Tennessee
45. Buff-breasted Sandpiper Tryngites subruficollis Birds Africa, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States Territory), Oceanic, South America
46. Burrowing Bog Crayfish Fallicambarus burrisi Crustaceans Alabama, Mississippi
47. Cahaba Shiner Notropis cahabae Fishes Alabama
48. Calvert's Emerald Somatochlora calverti Insects Alabama, Florida, South Carolina
49. Caper Elimia Elimia olivula Snails Alabama
50. Caribbean Reef Shark Carcharhinus perezi Fishes Central America, North America (including United States), Oceanic, South America
51. Chatooga Crayfish Cambarus scotti Crustaceans Alabama, Georgia
52. Chattahoochee Crayfish Cambarus howardi Crustaceans Alabama, Georgia, North Carolina
53. Cherokee Clubtail Gomphus consanguis Insects United States
54. Chipola Slabshell Elliptio chipolaensis Clams Alabama, Florida
55. Coldwater Darter Etheostoma ditrema Fishes Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee
56. Coosa Moccasinshell Medionidus parvulus Clams Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee
57. Coosa Pebblesnail Somatogyrus coosaensis Snails Alabama
58. Corpulent Hornsnail Pleurocera corpulenta Snails Alabama, Tennessee
59. Cougar  WATCH A LIVE COUGAR Puma concolor Mammals North and Central America
60. Cracking Pearlymussel Hemistena lata Clams Alabama, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Tennessee, Virginia
61. Crossband Rockfish Mycteroperca interstitialis Fishes Central America, North America (including United States), Oceanic, South America
62. Crystal Darter Crystallaria asprella Fishes Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Louisiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Oklahoma, Wisconsin
63. Cylindrical Lioplax Snail Lioplax cyclostomaformis Snails Alabama, Georgia
64. Dalea foliosa Dalea foliosa Plants Alabama, Illinois, Tennessee
65. Dark Pigtoe Pleurobema furvum Clams Alabama
66. Domed Ancylid Rhodacme elatior Snails Alabama, Kentucky, Tennessee
67. Donkey Fish Dermatolepis inermis Fishes Central and South America, North America (including United States), Oceanic
68. Dromedary Pearlymussel Dromus dromas Clams Alabama, Kentucky, Tennessee, Virginia
69. Duckbill Cat Polyodon spathula Fishes United States
70. Dwarf Pebblesnail Somatogyrus nanus Snails Alabama
71. Elimia pybasi Elimia pybasi Snails Alabama
72. Elk River File Snail Lithasia lima Snails Alabama, Tennessee
73. Escambia Crayfish Procambarus escambiensis Crustaceans Alabama, Florida
74. Eskimo Curlew Numenius borealis Birds Alaska and Northern Canada to Argentina
75. Fanshell Cyprogenia stegaria Clams Alabama, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia
76. Finback Whale Balaenoptera physalus Mammals Oceans
77. Fine-lined Pocketbook Lampsilis altilis Clams Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee
78. Flat Pebblesnail Lepyrium showalteri Snails Alabama
79. Flat Pigtoe Pleurobema marshalli Clams Alabama, Mississippi
80. Flattened Musk Turtle Sternotherus depressus Reptiles Alabama
81. Flaxen Elimia Elimia boykiniana Snails Alabama, Georgia
82. Fluted Pebblesnail Somatogyrus hendersoni Snails Alabama
83. Freckled Darter Percina lenticula Fishes Alabama, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi
84. Fuzzy Pigtoe Pleurobema strodeanum Clams Alabama, Florida
85. Gammon's Riffle Beetle Stenelmis gammoni Insects Alabama, North Carolina, Virginia
86. Gentian Pinkroot Spigelia gentianoides Plants Alabama, Florida
87. Gladiator Elimia Elimia hydei Snails Alabama
88. Golden-winged Warbler Vermivora chrysoptera Birds Central America, Europe, North America (including United States), Oceanic, South America
89. Goldline Darter Percina aurolineata Fishes Alabama, Georgia
90. Gopher Frog Rana capito Amphibians United States
91. Gopher Tortoise Gopherus polyphemus Reptiles Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina
92. Gray Bat Myotis grisescens Mammals Central and Southeastern USA
93. Green Pitcher-plant Sarracenia oreophila Plants Alabama, Georgia, North Carolina, Tennessee
94. Green Salamander Aneides aeneus Amphibians United States
95. Gulf Moccasinshell Medionidus penicillatus Clams Alabama, Florida, Georgia
96. Gulf Sturgeon Acipenser oxyrinchus Fishes Canada, United States
97. Hammerhead Shark Sphyrna mokarran Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Central and South America, Middle East, Oceanic, United States
98. Harperella Ptilimnium nodosum Plants Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, West Virginia
99. Heavy Pigtoe Pleurobema taitianum Clams Alabama, Mississippi
100. Hellbender Cryptobranchus alleganiensis Amphibians United States
101. Henslow's Sparrow Ammodramus henslowii Birds Canada, United States
102. Hidden Pebblesnail Somatogyrus decipiens Snails Alabama
103. Hodges' Clubtail Gomphus hodgesi Insects Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi
104. Hood Ancylid Ferrissia mcneili Snails Alabama, Florida
105. Humpback Whale  WATCH A LIVE HUMPBACK WHALE Megaptera novaeangliae Mammals Oceans
106. Indiana Bat Myotis sodalis Mammals Eastern and Midwestern USA
107. Inflated Heelsplitter Potamilus inflatus Clams Alabama, Louisiana
108. Kemp's Ridley Sea Turtle  WATCH A LIVE KEMP'S RIDLEY SEA TURTLE Lepidochelys kempii Reptiles Tropical and temperate seas in Atlantic Basin, incl. Gulf of Mexico
109. Knob Mudalia Leptoxis minor Snails Alabama
110. Lacy Elimia Elimia crenatella Snails Alabama
111. Lagniappe Crayfish Procambarus lagniappe Crustaceans Alabama, Mississippi
112. Least Crayfish Cambarellus diminutus Crustaceans Alabama, Mississippi
113. Leatherback Sea Turtle  WATCH A LIVE LEATHERBACK SEA TURTLE Dermochelys coriacea Reptiles Tropical, temperate, and subpolar seas
114. Leptoxis ampla Leptoxis ampla Snails Alabama
115. Lily Shoals Elimia Elimia annettae Snails Alabama
116. Littlewing Pearlymussel Pegias fabula Clams Alabama, Kentucky, North Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia
117. Longleaf Pine Pinus palustris Plants Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia
118. Macromia margarita Macromia margarita Insects United States
119. Mainstream River Snail Leptoxis praerosa Snails Alabama, Illinois, Kentucky, Ohio, Tennessee, Virginia
120. Moom Pebblesnail Somatogyrus obtusus Snails Alabama
121. Morefield's Leather Flower Clematis morefieldii Plants Alabama
122. Mud Elimia Pleurocera alabamensis Snails Alabama
123. Muddy Rocksnail Lithasia salebrosa Snails Alabama, Kentucky, Tennessee
124. Neoplanorbis tantillus Neoplanorbis tantillus Snails Alabama
125. Oceanic Whitetip Shark Carcharhinus longimanus Fishes Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States and Hawaii), Oceanic, South America
126. Olive-sided Flycatcher Contopus cooperi Birds Central and South America, North America (including United States)
127. One-finned Shark Heptranchias perlo Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States), South America
128. One-toed Amphiuma Amphiuma pholeter Amphibians Alabama, Florida, Georgia
129. Opaque Pebblesnail Somatogyrus tennesseensis Snails Alabama, Tennessee
130. Orangefoot Pimpleback Pearlymussel Plethobasus cooperianus Clams Alabama, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee
131. Orconectes jonesi Orconectes jonesi Crustaceans Alabama, Mississippi
132. Orconectes holti Orconectes holti Crustaceans Alabama
133. Orconectes cooperi Orconectes cooperi Crustaceans Alabama, Tennessee
134. Oval Pigtoe Pleurobema pyriforme Clams Alabama, Florida, Georgia
135. Ovate Clubshell Pleurobema perovatum Clams Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, Tennessee
136. Ovate Pebblesnail Somatogyrus excavatus Snails Alabama
137. Painted Bunting Passerina ciris Birds Central America, North America (including United States)
138. Painted Clubshell Pleurobema chattanoogaense Clams Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee
139. Painted Rocksnail Leptoxis taeniata Snails Alabama
140. Pale Lilliput Pearlymussel Toxolasma cylindrellus Clams Alabama, Tennessee
141. Palezone Shiner Notropis albizonatus Fishes Alabama, Kentucky, Tennessee
142. Phantom Cave Crayfish Procambarus pecki Crustaceans Alabama
143. Pine Barrens Treefrog Hyla andersonii Amphibians Alabama, Florida, New Jersey, North Carolina, South Carolina
144. Pink Mucket Pearlymussel Lampsilis abrupta Clams Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Missouri, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia
145. Pink Ring Mussel Obovaria retusa Clams Alabama, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, West Virginia
146. Pleurocera postelli Pleurocera postelli Snails Alabama
147. Plicate Rocksnail Leptoxis plicata Snails Alabama
148. Poey's Grouper Epinephelus flavolimbatus Fishes Central America, North America (including United States), South America
149. Pondberry Lindera melissifolia Plants Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, South Carolina
150. Purple Bankclimber Elliptoideus sloatianus Clams Alabama, Florida, Georgia
151. Pygmy Pebblesnail Somatogyrus pygmaeus Snails Alabama
152. Pygmy Sculpin Cottus paulus Fishes Alabama
153. Quadrate Pebblesnail Somatogyrus quadratus Snails Alabama
154. Quercus georgiana Quercus georgiana Plants Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina
155. Quercus boyntonii Quercus boyntonii Plants Alabama, Texas
156. Quercus arkansana Quercus arkansana Plants Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas
157. Red Hills Salamander Phaeognathus hubrichti Amphibians Alabama
158. Red-cockaded Woodpecker  WATCH A LIVE RED-COCKADED WOODPECKER Picoides borealis Birds USA (southcentral and southeastern)
159. Red-headed Woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus Birds Canada, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, United States
160. Relict Trillium Trillium reliquum Plants Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina
161. Reticulated Flatwoods Salamander Ambystoma bishopi Amphibians Alabama, Florida, Georgia
162. Ringed Hornsnail Pleurocera annulifera Snails Alabama
163. Rolling Pebblesnail Somatogyrus strengi Snails Alabama
164. Rough Hornsnail Pleurocera foremani Snails Alabama
165. Rough Pigtoe Pleurobema plenum Clams Alabama, Indiana, Kentucky, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia
166. Round Ebonyshell Obovaria rotulata Clams Alabama, Florida
167. Round Rocksnail Elimia ampla Snails Alabama
168. Round-rib Elimia Elimia nassula Snails Alabama
169. Rugged Hornsnail Pleurocera alveare Snails Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois, Kentucky, Missouri, Tennessee
170. Rusty Blackbird Euphagus carolinus Birds Saint Pierre and Miquelon, United States
171. Rusty Grave Digger Cambarus miltus Crustaceans Alabama, Florida
172. Saltmarsh Sharp-tailed Sparrow Ammodramus caudacutus Birds Canada, United States
173. Scaleshell Mussel Leptodea leptodon Clams Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee, Wisconsin
174. Sculpin Snail Stiobia nana Snails Alabama
175. Seepage Salamander Desmognathus aeneus Amphibians Alabama, Georgia, North Carolina, Tennessee
176. Shinyrayed Pocketbook Lampsilis subangulata Clams Alabama, Florida, Georgia
177. Shortspire Hornsnail Pleurocera curta Snails Alabama, Kentucky, Tennessee
178. Silt Elimia Elimia haysiana Snails Alabama
179. Skirted Hornsnail Pleurocera pyrenella Snails Alabama, Georgia
180. Slackwater Darter Etheostoma boschungi Fishes Alabama, Tennessee
181. Slender Campeloma Campeloma decampi Snails Alabama
182. Slowwater Elimia Elimia interveniens Snails Alabama, Tennessee
183. Smalltooth Sawfish  WATCH A LIVE SMALLTOOTH SAWFISH Pristis pectinata Fishes Gulf of Mexico, Texas through Florida (USA), USA - Atlantic: North Carolina through Florida
184. Smooth Rocksnail Leptoxis virgata Snails Alabama, North Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia
185. Snail Darter Percina tanasi Fishes Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee
186. Sooty Shearwater Ardenna grisea Birds Africa, Antarctica, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic, South America
187. Southern Acornshell Epioblasma othcaloogensis Clams Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee
188. Southern Cavefish Typhlichthys subterraneus Fishes Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri, Tennessee
189. Southern Clubshell Pleurobema decisum Clams Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, Tennessee
190. Southern Combshell Epioblasma penita Clams Alabama, Mississippi
191. Southern Hog-nosed Snake Heterodon simus Reptiles United States
192. Southern Kidneyshell Ptychobranchus jonesi Clams Alabama, Florida
193. Southern Pigtoe Pleurobema georgianum Clams Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee
194. Speckled Burrowing Crayfish Fallicambarus danielae Crustaceans Alabama, Mississippi
195. Spindle Elimia Elimia capillaris Snails Alabama, Georgia
196. Spiny River Snail Io fluvialis Snails Alabama, Tennessee, Virginia
197. Spiral Hornsnail Pleurocera brumbyi Snails Alabama
198. Spotted Eagle Ray Aetobatus narinari Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Middle East, North America (including United States and US Island Territory and Hawaii), Oceans, South America
199. Spotted Rocksnail Leptoxis picta Snails Alabama
200. Sprague's Pipit Anthus spragueii Birds Canada, Mexico, United States
201. Stirrupshell Quadrula stapes Clams Alabama, Mississippi
202. Stocky Pebblesnail Somatogyrus crassus Snails Alabama
203. Telescope Hornsnail Pleurocera walkeri Snails Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, Tennessee
204. Tennessee Cave Salamander Gyrinophilus palleucus Amphibians Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee
205. Tennessee Clubshell Pleurobema oviforme Clams Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia
206. Tennessee Pebblesnail Somatogyrus currierianus Snails Alabama
207. Tennessee Yellow-eyed Grass Xyris tennesseensis Plants Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee
208. Towne's Clubtail Stylurus townesi Insects Alabama, Florida, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee
209. Triangular Kidneyshell Ptychobranchus greenii Clams Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee
210. Trispot Darter Etheostoma trisella Fishes Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee
211. Tubercled Blossom Pearlymussel Epioblasma torulosa Clams Alabama, Canada (Ontario), Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia
212. Tulotoma Snail Tulotoma magnifica Snails Alabama
213. Tuscumbia Darter Etheostoma tuscumbia Fishes Alabama
214. Twin-striped Clubtail Gomphus geminatus Insects Alabama, Florida, Georgia
215. Upland Combshell Epioblasma metastriata Clams Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee
216. Upland Hornsnail Pleurocera showalteri Snails Alabama, Georgia
217. Varicose Rocksnail Lithasia verrucosa Snails United States
218. Vermilion Darter Etheostoma chermocki Fishes Alabama
219. Walnut Elimia Elimia bellula Snails Alabama
220. Watercress Darter Etheostoma nuchale Fishes Alabama
221. White Topped Pitcher Plant Sarracenia leucophylla Plants Alabama, Florida, Missouri
222. White Wartyback Pearlymussel Plethobasus cicatricosus Clams Alabama, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Tennessee
223. Whooping Crane Grus americana Birds Canada, Mexico, USA (Rocky Mountains east to Carolinas)
224. Wood Stork  WATCH A LIVE WOOD STORK Mycteria americana Birds Alabama, Florida, Georgia, South Carolina
225. Yellow Blossom Pearlymussel Epioblasma florentina Clams Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Missouri, North Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia

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