South Florida Rocklands

John Padilla


The South Florida rocklands ecosystem located in the tropical and subtropical moist broadleaf forests biome.Happens in Southern Florida and there is a rockland in the Florida Keys in the United States. The Rocklands natural cover an area of 2,100 km², but now is said to be that only 2% of what was originally there is still living

biotic creatures

In the South Florida Rocklands there are 176 bird species, and there are 36 mammal species.

abiotic factors

The water is a main part of the rocklands because if there is not enough water the trees won't even grow.

endangered species

Florida Panther

The florida panthers current state of being extinct is so bad that they are breeding them. There is such a low population of less than 100 left that people have to enclose and breed to keep this animal from going extinct.

Classification of the Florida Panther

Kingdom: Animalia

Phylum: Chordata

Clade: Synapsida

Class: Mammalia

Order: Carnivora

Family: Felidae

Genus: Puma

Species: P. concolor