Content tagged with "mollusk"

Table Bc02: Mussels Found within the Big River Basin

Mussels found within the Big River Basin. More

Table Bc03: Mussel Species Collected in the Lamine River Basin

Mussel Species Collected in the Lamine River Basin. More

Table Bc04: Mussel Species Collected in the Crooked River Basin

Mussel Species Collected in the Crooked River Basin. More

Table Bc04: Mussel Species in the Current River Watershed

Mussel species in the Current River Watershed. More

Table Bc05: Mussels Sampled from the Fox River Basin

Table Bc05: Mussels Sampled from the Fox River Basin. More

Table Bc08: Freshwater Mussel Species Found in the Lower Black River Subbasin

Freshwater mussel species found in the lower Black River subbasin. More

Threehorn Wartyback

threehorn wartyback
Obliquaria reflexa
Among all the mussels of Missouri, this is perhaps the easiest to recognize: As the shell grows, large knobs are produced, first on one shell and then on the other, in an alternating pattern. More

Threeridge

threeridge
Amblema plicata
Sometimes called the blue-point, this mussel species is widely distributed in Missouri rivers and is occasionally found along reservoir margins. More

Tips for Controlling Zebra Mussels

Prevent the spread of destructive zebra mussels in Missouri's waters. Clean your watercraft and gear between trips. This video shows you how. More

Wabash Pigtoe

wabash pigtoe
Fusconaia flava
A widespread mussel that releases its larvae in tiny red packages to attract fish hosts. More