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Mississippi Species Profiles

The beautiful state of Mississippi is filled with many extraordinary species, some found nowhere else.

Explore the profiles below of some of Mississippi's most special and rare creatures. You'll see animals and plants you may never have known existed.

More to come so come back soon.

Rare Reptiles and Amphibians of Mississippi

Incredible Invertebrates (animals without backbones)

Aquatic Species (animals that live in water)

Mississippi Mammals

Special Mississippi Plants

Mississippi's Rare Birds

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