Ozark Minnow

KANSAS: SINC
FEDERAL: N/A
Scientific Name: Notropis nubilus
CATEGORY: SINC
SPECIES CLASS: Fishes
Date Listed: SINC 1987
Recovery Plan: No

SPECIES DESCRIPTION

The Ozark Minnow prefers high gradient, clear, strongly flowing streams. They spawn in May or June. The minnow feeds on algae and microscopic animals that grow as a film on rocks along the bottom.
The Ozark Minnow is confined to Shoal Creek, Cherokee County, in extreme southeast Kansas.

SPECIES PROTECTION AND CRITICAL HABITATS: DESIGNATED CRITICAL HABITATS
The following counties contain critical habitat for Ozark Minnow:
There are no related objects.

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