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Summary information for EEL, AMERICAN
Common Name EEL, AMERICAN
Scientific Name ANGUILLA ROSTRATA
Status COMMERCIAL, GAME, STATE RANK SU
Primary Habitat Association Aquatic - river/stream
Preferred Habitat Occurs in moderate to large streams and ditches with continuous flow and moderately clear water.
Distribution Probably occurs occasionally in every large stream in Missouri where movements are not impeded by dams *005.
Known to
occur in
these
counties:
BOLLINGER, BOONE, BUTLER, CALLAWAY, CAPE GIRARDEAU, CARTER, CHARITON, CLARK, COLE, COOPER, CRAWFORD, DUNKLIN, FRANKLIN, GASCONADE, HOWARD, JEFFERSON, LINCOLN, MACON, MARIES, MARION, MILLER, MISSISSIPPI, MONROE, MONTGOMERY, NEW MADRID, OREGON, OSAGE, OZARK, PEMISCOT, PERRY, PHELPS, PIKE, PULASKI, RALLS, REYNOLDS, RIPLEY, SCOTT, SHANNON, SHELBY, ST. CHARLES, ST. LOUIS, TANEY, TEXAS, WAYNE

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