IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)

Distribution

Read full entry

Range Description

This species ranges throughout the Mississippian Region, and from the Great Lakes into western New York state, west to Minnesota, and into southern Canada; it also occurs in peninsular Florida, Apalachicolan region, and in the western Gulf Coastal region in most drainages in Louisiana to the Rio Grande system in Texas (Johnson 1999).

Surveys have found this species to be locally abundant in drainage systems in the southern US (White and White 1977), and abundant in Ohio in modified habitat (Smith et al. 2002). However, there is evidence of local extirpations in the Red River drainage of Texas and Oklahoma since the early 20th century, where the species has been reduced from four sites to just one (Vaughn 1999).

Trusted

Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial Share Alike 3.0 (CC BY-NC-SA 3.0)

© International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources

Source: IUCN

Belongs to 0 communities

This taxon hasn't been featured in any communities yet.

Learn more about Communities

Disclaimer

EOL content is automatically assembled from many different content providers. As a result, from time to time you may find pages on EOL that are confusing.

To request an improvement, please leave a comment on the page. Thank you!