|Scientific Name:||Heterandria formosa|
|Species Authority:||Agassiz, 1855|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Least Concern ver 3.1|
|Reviewer(s):||Smith, K. & Darwall, W.R.T.|
|Facilitator/Compiler(s):||Hammerson, G.A. & Ormes, M.|
Listed as Least Concern in view of the large extent of occurrence, large number of subpopulations, large population size, apparently stable trend, and lack of major threats.
|Range Description:||Range includes the lower southeastern North American Coastal Plain from the Cape Fear River drainage in extreme southeastern North Carolina to southeastern Texas (Page and Burr 2011).|
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This species is represented by a large number of occurrences (subpopulations).
Total adult population size is unknown but very large. This species is common; abundant throughout peninsular Florida (Page and Burr 2011).
|Habitat and Ecology:||Habitat includes heavily vegetated, standing and slow-flowing waters; weedy pond and stream margins, marshes; from fresh to brackish (about 30 ppt) water (Lee et al. 1980, Page and Burr 2011).|
|Major Threat(s):||No major threats are known.|
|Conservation Actions:||Currently, this species is of relatively low conservation concern and does not require significant additional protection or major management, monitoring, or research action.|
|Citation:||NatureServe 2013. Heterandria formosa. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 21 September 2014.|
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