Table Hc01: Sensitive Species of Cuivre River Basin

Table Hc01: Sensitive Species of Cuivre River Basin

 

(Bogler and Nigh 1986; Reese 1986; MDC 1991a; MDC 1991b; Fisheries District 4, MDC, unpublished data; J. Meyer, MDC, person communication; A.C. Buchanan, MDC, personal communication).
Species Common Name Federal Status Missouri Status
Mammals
Lutra canadensis River Otter   Watch list
Ambystoma annulatum Ringed salamander   Watch list
Hemidactylium scutatum Four-toed salamander   Rare
Birds
Tympanuchus cupido Greater prairie chicken   Rare
Fish
Notropis buchanani Ghost shiner   Watch list
Mussels
Obovaria olivaria Hickorynut   Watch list
Ferns
Ophioglossum vulgtum var pycnostichum Adder's tongue   Watch list
Pilularia americana American pillwort   Watch list
Aquatic Plants
Lemna trisulca Star duckweed   Rare
Najas gracillima Thread-like naiad   Endangered
Eleocharis lanceolata Lance-like spike rush   Status Undetermined
Terrestrial Plants
Aralia nudicaulis Wild sarsaparilla   Rare
Gaylussacia baccata Black huckleberry   Endangered
Microseris cuspidata Prairie dandelion   Rare
Plantago cordata Heart-leaf plantain   Watch list
Tomanthera auriculata Auriculate false foxglove C2 Rare

C-2 - taxon is a candidate for federal listing

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