Table Bc02: Aquatic Invertebrates Collected in the Crooked River Basin

Table Bc02: Aquatic Invertebrates Collected in the Crooked River Basin

Table F-1 . Stream: Crooked River at MDC Morton Bridge Access, Ray County, Missouri. Location: UTM-X 422800 UTM-Y 4349700. Date: September 21, 1987. Samples collected using three Hester Dendy samplers. (Steve Eder, MDC files).
Phylum Class Order Family Scientific Name Number
Annelida         23
  Oligochaeta       27
  Hirudinea       2
Mollusca Gastropoda Lymnophila Physidae Physella sp. 4
  Bivalvia Pelecypoda     1
      Sphaeriidae   13
Arthropoda Insecta Ephemeroptera Baetidae Stenacron sp. 24
      Caenidae Caenis sp. 6
      Ephemeridae Hexagenia sp. 3
    Odonata Coenagrionidae Argia sp. 83
      Coenagrionidae Enallagma sp. 1
    Hemiptera Corixidae   1
      Corixidae Palmocorixa buenoi 1
    Megaloptera Sialidae Sialis sp. 2
    Coleoptera Elmidae Dubiraphia sp. 18
    Trichoptera Psychomyiidae/ Polycentropodidae Polycentropus sp. 7
      Polycentropodinae Nyctiophylax sp. 4
      Hydropsychidae Cheumatopsyche sp. 4
    Diptera Chironomidae   64
      Ceratopogonidae   1
      Chaoboridae Chaoborus sp. 1
Table F-2. Stream: Crooked River near Elmira, Ray County Missouri. Location: UTM-X 401300 UTM-Y 4373800. Date: September 21, 1987. Samples collected using three Hester Dendy samplers. (Steve Eder, MDC files).
Phylum Class Order Family Scientific Name Number
Annelida         3
Mollusca Gastropoda Lymnophila Physidae Physella sp. 22
  Bivalvia Pelecypoda Sphaeriidae   1
Arthropoda Crustacea Decapoda Astacidae Orconectes virilis 4
  Insecta Ephemeroptera Heptageniidae Stenacron sp. 78
      Heptageniidae Stenonema sp. 14
      Heptageniidae Stenonema femoratum 5
      Caenidae Caenis sp. 137
      Tricorythidae Tricorythodes sp. 1
      Ephemeridae Hexagenia sp. 12
    Odonata Coenagrionidae Argia sp. 147
      Coenagrionidae Enallagma sp. 3
    Coleoptera Hydrophilidae Berosus sp. 1
      Elmidae Dubiraphia sp. 4
      Elmidae Stenelmis beameri 1
    Trichoptera Psychomyiidae/Polycentropodidae Polycentropus sp. 6
      Polycentropodinae Nyctiophylax sp. 6
    Diptera Chironomidae   165
      Ceratopogonidae   1
Table F - 3. Stream: Crooked River near Elmira, Missouri (Ray County). Location: UTM-X 401300 UTM-Y 4373800 Date: September 21, 1987 Samples collected using a Surber Sampler (three samples combined). (Steve Eder, MDC files).
Phylum Class Order Family Scientific Name Number
Mollusca Gastropoda Lymnophila Physidae Physella sp. 2
  Bivalvia Pelecypoda Sphaeriidae   1
Arthropoda Insecta Ephemeroptera Siphlonuridae Isonychia sp. 1
      Baetidae Acentrella sp. 1
      Baetidae Baetis sp. 5
      Heptageniidae Stenonema femoratum 22
      Caenidae Caenis sp. 92
    Odonata Coenagrionidae Argia sp. 6
    Megaloptera Corydalidae Corydalis sp. 1
    Coleoptera Hydrophilidae Berosus sp. 1
      Elmidae Stenelmis sp. 19
      Elmidae Stenelmis crenata 5
      Elmidae Stenelmis sexlineata 7
    Trichoptera Hydropsychidae Cheumatopsyche sp. 15
    Diptera Chironomidae   30
      Tabanidae Chrysops sp. 3
Table F - 4. Stream: Crooked River at Crooked River Conservation Area, Ray County, Missouri. Location: UTM-X 408900 UTM-Y 4362800 Date: September 21, 1987. Samples collected using three Hester Dendy samplers. (Steve Eder, MDC files).
Phylum Class Order Family Scientific Name Number
Annelida         12
  Oligochaeta       92
Mollusca Gastropoda Lymnophila Lymnaeidae Lymnaea sp. 2
      Physidae Physella sp. 14
      Planorbidae   9
  Bivalvia Pelecypoda     1
      Sphaeriidae   5
Arthropoda Insecta Ephemeroptera Baetidae Stenacron sp. 50
      Caenidae Caenis sp. 15
      Ephemeridae Hexagenia sp. 3
    Odonata Coenagrionidae Argia sp. 312
      Coenagrionidae Enallagma sp. 1
    Hemiptera Corixidae   2
    Megaloptera Sialidae Sialis sp. 22
      Corydalidae Corydalus sp. 2
    Coleoptera Elmidae Dubiraphia sp. 26
    Trichoptera Psychomyiidae/ Polycentropodidae Polycentropus sp. 1
      Polycentropodinae Nyctiophylax sp. 1
      Hydropsychidae Cheumatopsyche sp. 5
    Diptera Chironomidae   131
      Ceratopogonidae   1
Table F -5. Stream: Crooked River at Crooked River Conservation Area, Ray County, Missouri. Location: UTM-X 408900 UTM-Y 4362800 Date: September 21, 1987 Sample collected using a Surber Sampler. (Steve Eder, MDC files).
Phylum Class Order Family Scientific Name Number
Annelida         12
  Oligochaeta       1
Mollusca Gastropoda Lymnophila Lymnaeidae Lymnaea sp. 1
      Planorbidae   2
  Bivalvia Pelecypoda Sphaeriidae   62
Arthropoda Insecta Ephemeroptera Baetidae Baetis sp. 9
      Heptageniidae Stenacron sp. 5
      Heptageniidae Stenonema sp. 1
      Caenidae Caenis sp. 11
      Tricorythidae Tricorythodes sp. 13
    Odonata Coenagrionidae Argia sp. 1
    Megaloptera Corydalidae Corydalis cornutus 2
    Coleoptera Dryopidae Helichus lithophilus 3
      Elmidae Dubiraphia sp. 2
      Elmidae Stenelmis sp. (larvae) 33
      Elmidae Stenelmis crenata? 3
      Elmidae Stenelmis sexlineata 9
    Trichoptera Philopotamidae Chimarra obscura 1
      Hydropsychidae Cheumatopsyche sp. 195
    Diptera Chironomidae   26
      Simuliidae   3
      Tabanidae Chrysops sp. 1
Table F - 6. Dragonflies found in the Crooked River basin (Linden Trial, MDC Files).
Area Name Location (T-R-Sec) Common Name Scientific Name Date (M-Y)
Taylor Roadside Park 52N-28W- 1 Clubtail Gomphidae July 1997
Foxglove CA 53N-29W-23 Halloween Pennant Celithemis eponina July 1997
    Calico Pennant Celithemis elisa  
    Eastern Amberwing Perithemis tenera  
    Pied Skimmer Libellula luctuosa  
    Twelve Spotted Skimmer Libellula pulchella  
    Darner Aeshnidae  
    Green Darner Anax junius  
    Glider Tramea sp.  
Blue Jay Trail Access 54N-29W-25 Ebony Jewelwing Calopteryx maculata July 1997
    American Rubyspot Hetaerina americana  
    Common Whitetail Libellula lydia  
    Pied Skimmer Libellula luctuosa  
    Twelve Spotted Skimmer Libellula pulchella  
    Eastern Pondhawk Erythemus simplicicollis  
    Clubtail Gomphidae  
Blue Jay Trail Access 54N-29W-25 River Cruiser Macromia sp. Sep. 1997
Crooked River CA 53N-28W-16 Ebony Jewelwing Calopteryx maculata July 1997
    Eastern Pondhawk Erythemus simplicicollis  
    Common Whitetail Libellula lydia  
    Pied Skimmer Libellula luctuosa  
    Twelve Spotted Skimmer Libellula pulchella  
    Blue Dasher Pachydiplax longipennis  
    Sanddragon Progomphus sp.  
    Violet-masked Glider Tramea carolina  
    Black Mantled Glider Tramea lacerata  
    Darner Aeshnidae  
Crooked River CA 53N-28W-16 Clubtail Gomphidae July 1997
Crooked River CA 53N-28W-16 Green Darner Anax junius Sep.1997
    Globe Glider Pantala flavescens  
    Black Mantled Glider Tramea lacerata  
  53N-28W- 8 Green Darner Anax junius Sep. 1997
    Pied Skimmer Libellula luctuosa  
    Meadowfly Sympetrum sp.  
    Black Mantled Glider Tramea lacerata
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