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Table Bc02: Mussels Found within the Big River Basin

Mussels found within the Big River Basin.

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Table Bc03: Mussel Species Collected in the Lamine River Basin

Mussel Species Collected in the Lamine River Basin.

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Table Bc04: Mussel Species Collected in the Crooked River Basin

Mussel Species Collected in the Crooked River Basin.

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Table Bc04: Mussel Species in the Current River Watershed

Mussel species in the Current River Watershed.

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Table Bc05: Mussels Sampled from the Fox River Basin

Table Bc05: Mussels Sampled from the Fox River Basin.

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

Freshwater mussel species found in the lower Black River subbasin.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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wabash pigtoe

Wabash Pigtoe

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

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