MINNOW, PLAINS
Summary information for MINNOW, PLAINS
Common Name MINNOW, PLAINS
Scientific Name HYBOGNATHUS PLACITUS
Status NONGAME, STATE RANK S2, GLOBAL RANK G4
Primary Habitat Association Aquatic - river/stream
Preferred Habitat Inhabits permanent streams and backwaters with sandy bottoms and noticeable current, also occurs where sediments accumulate in shallow water. In northern MO, found in channelized locations *015*.
Distribution Occurs in the northwest 1/4 of the state, in the Missouri R., and in the Mississippi R. Below the mouth of the Missouri river *001*.
Known to
occur in
these
counties:
ANDREW, ATCHISON, BOONE, BUCHANAN, CALLAWAY, CAPE GIRARDEAU, CARROLL, CHARITON, CLAY, COLE, COOPER, DAVIESS, FRANKLIN, GASCONADE, GRUNDY, HARRISON, HOLT, HOWARD, JACKSON, JEFFERSON, LAFAYETTE, LIVINGSTON, MERCER, MISSISSIPPI, MONITEAU, MONTGOMERY, NEW MADRID, OSAGE, PEMISCOT, PERRY, PLATTE, PUTNAM, RAY, SALINE, SCHUYLER, SCOTT, ST. CHARLES, ST. LOUIS, STE. GENEVIEVE, WARREN, WORTH

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