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Pinto abalone (Haliotis kamtschatkana)

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(Haliotis kamtschatkana)
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ESA Species of Concern - Sitka Island, Alaska to Baja California, Mexico

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Order: Archaeogastropoda
Family: Haliotididae
Genus: Haliotis
Species: kamtschatkana

Key Documents
(All documents are in PDF format.)

Title Federal Register Date
Not Warranted 12-month Finding 79 FR 77998 12/29/2014
Status Review   11/2014

90-Day Finding on Petitions To List the Pinto Abalone under the ESA

78 FR 69033 11/18/2013
2009 NMFS Workshop on Abalone [pdf] n/a 09/01/2009
Species of Concern Fact Sheet: Detailed n/a 01/09/2015
n/a 01/09/2015

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Updated: January 12, 2015

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