Scientific Name: Elliptio dilatata
SPECIES CLASS: Invertebrates
Date Listed: S 1993
Recovery Plan: No
SPECIES DESCRIPTIONSPECIES PROTECTION AND CRITICAL HABITATS: DESIGNATED CRITICAL HABITATS
The Spike Mussel is an obligate riverine species found in a wide range of substrates but avoids areas of shifting sand. Fish hosts include gizzard shad, flathead catfish, and the crappies.
The following counties contain critical habitat for Spike Mussel: There are no related objects.