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Aipysurus fuscus sea snake

Status
ESA Candidate Species - throughout its range

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Family: Elapidae
Genus: Aipysurus
Species: fuscus

Key Documents
(All documents are in PDF format.)

Title Federal Register Date

90-Day Finding on a Petition to List Multiple Species of Hagfish and Sea Snakes as Threatened or Endangered Under the Endangered Species Act

78 FR 66675 11/06/2013
Petition to list under the ESA from WildEarth Guardians n/a 07/15/2013

Updated: November 6, 2013

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