Wartyback Mussel

KANSAS: SINC
FEDERAL: N/A
Scientific Name: Quadrula nodulata
CATEGORY: SINC
SPECIES CLASS: Invertebrates
Date Listed: E 1978; SINC 1987
Recovery Plan: No

SPECIES DESCRIPTION

The Wartyback Mussel is an obligate riverine species occurring in clean streams with gravel substrates and moderate currents. Populations are widespread through the streams where found but generally are not abundant at any location. Fish hosts include white crappie, channel and flathead catfish, bluegill, largemouth bass, and black crappie.

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