Fawnsfoot Mussel

KANSAS: SINC
FEDERAL: N/A
Scientific Name: Truncilla donaciformis
CATEGORY: SINC
SPECIES CLASS: Invertebrates
Date Listed: SINC 1993
Recovery Plan: No

from Eric's drive

SPECIES DESCRIPTION

The Fawnsfoot Mussel is an obligate riverine species currently limited to the Fall, Neosho, and Verdigris Rivers and Pottawatomie Creek. This mussel utilizes a wide range of substrates from mud to gravel. Fish hosts are believed to include freshwater drum and sauger.

SPECIES PROTECTION AND CRITICAL HABITATS: DESIGNATED CRITICAL HABITATS
The following counties contain critical habitat for Fawnsfoot Mussel :
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