Table Bc07: Naiades Collected in the Headwater Diversion Basin

Table Bc07: Naiades Collected in the Headwater Diversion Basin

Species list and status (state and federal) of naiades collected in the Headwater Diversion Basin, Missouri. From the MDC Natural Heritage data base.
  Species Common Name Castor River White-Water River Crooked River
  Anodonta imbecilis Paper pondshell     x
  A. g. grandis Floater   x x
  Strophitus u. Undulatus Squawfoot x x x
S2 Alasmidonta margineta Elktoe   x x
  Lasmigona complaneta White heelsplitter   x x
  L. costata Fluted shell x x x
  Megalonaias nervosa Washboard x x x
  Tritogonia verrucosa Buckhorn x x  
  Quadrula quadrula Mapleleaf   x  
  Q. metanevra Monkeyface x x x
  Q. pustulosa Pimpleback x x  
  Amblema p. plicata Threeridge x x x
  Fusconaia flava Wabash pigtoe x x x
  Pleurobema sintoxia Pigtoe     x
  P. coccineum Round pigtoe x    
  Elliptio dilatata Lady finger x x x
S2S3 E. c. crassidens Elphant ear x    
  Ptychobranchus occidentalis Kidney shell x x  
S1S2* Cyprogenia aberti Western fanshell x    
  Actinonaias l. carinata Mucket x x x
S1 Obovaria jacksoniana Southern hickorynut x x x
  Truncilla truncata Deertoe   x  
  Leptodea fragilis Fragile papershell x x x
  Potamilus alatus Pink heelsplitter x    
  P. purpuratus Bleufer x x x
  Toxolasma parvus Lilliput x   x
S1S2 Ligumia recta Black sandshell x x  
  L. subrostrata Pond mussel   x x
  Villosa i. iris Rainbow x    
  V. l. lienosa Little spectacle case x   x
  Lampsilis teres Yellow sandshell x x x
  L. r. luteola Fat mucket x x x
  L. ventricosa Pocketbook x x x
  L. r. breviculus Ozark brokenray x x x
S1 Epioblasma triquetra Snuffbox x    
S1*E E. f. curtisi Curtis peerly mussel x    
  Corbicula leana Asiatic clam   x

*=Federally listed

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