National Symbols of South Carolina

What is the State migratory marine mammal of South Carolina?

The Northern Right Whale is the State migratory marine mammal of South Carolina. It is also known as The Whale; the black whale; the right whale; the great whale; the Greenland whale; the true whale. The Northern Right Whale was titled as South Carolina’s official state migratory marine mammal On June 3, 2009. Eubalaena glacialis...

What is the State marine mammal of South Carolina?

Bottlenose Dolphin is the State marine mammal of South Carolina. It is also known as Porpoise. Bottlenose Dolphin was titled as South Carolina’s official State marine mammal in 2009. Tursiops truncatus is the scientific name of Bottlenose Dolphin, which is found Bottlenose dolphins can be found in temperate and tropical waters throughout the world. They...

What is the State Flower of South Carolina?

Goldenrod is the state flower of South Carolina. It was chosen as the official state flower of South Carolina in 2003. It was the outcome of the efforts by the state wildflower Chairman for the Garden Club of South Carolina.Soldiago gigantean is the scientific name of Goldenrod. When the small flowers blossom in summer and...

What Is The State Tree of South Carolina?

Sabal Palmetto is the State Tree of South Carolina. Sabal palmetto is the scientific name of Sabal Palmetto and it is commonly known as cabbage-palm, palmetto, cabbage palmetto, blue palmetto, Carolina palmetto, common palmetto, and swamp cabbage and sabal palm. Sabal is the genus of the Sabal Palmetto and S. palmetto is its species. The...

What is the State Animal of South Carolina?

White-tailed deer is the state Animal of South Carolina, which scientifically known as Odocoileus virginianus. It is native to the United States, Canada, Mexico, Central America, and South America as far south as Peru and Bolivia. It has also been introduced to New Zealand, Cuba, Jamaica, Hispaniola, Puerto Rico, Bahamas, Lesser Antilles, and some countries...