HELLBENDER, OZARK
Summary information for HELLBENDER, OZARK
Common Name HELLBENDER, OZARK
Scientific Name CRYPTOBRANCHUS ALLEGANIENSIS BISHOPI
Status FEDERAL ENDANGERED, NONGAME, STATE ENDANGERED, STATE RANK S1
Primary Habitat Association Aquatic - river/stream
Preferred Habitat Inhabit riffles in streams with gravel or rubble bottoms. Lay eggs under large flat rocks.
Distribution Found in south Missouri in the Black river and the North Fork of the White river *01*.
Known to
occur in
these
counties:
CARTER, DENT, DOUGLAS, OREGON, OZARK, SHANNON

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