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Pseudanophthalmus fastigatusTapered Cave Beetle
Federal Protection: No US federal protection
State Protection: No Georgia state protection
Global Rank: G1
State Rank: S1?
SWAP High Priority Species (SGCN): No
Element Occurrences (EOs) in Georgia: 1
Habitat Summary for element in Georgia: Caves
A subterranean cave species known only from Northwest Georgia.
This species requires further study to learn about its life history.
Known from Horseshoe cave in Walker county. A single male specimen is housed in the American Museum of Natural History.
A single specimen of this species has been recorded. With such limited information, it is not possible to assess species needs. Prevention of any impacts of Horseshoe cave is required to protect the species.