CARPSUCKER, HIGHFIN
Summary information for CARPSUCKER, HIGHFIN
Common Name CARPSUCKER, HIGHFIN
Scientific Name CARPIODES VELIFER
Status GAME, STATE RANK S2, GLOBAL RANK G4G5
Primary Habitat Association Aquatic - river/stream
Preferred Habitat Inhabits large reservoirs and streams with fairly clear water and low siltation.
Distribution Largely confined to Ozarks. The only recent records are from the Meramec, Gasconade and lower Osage river, Lake of the Ozarks and Lake Taneycomo. *001*.
Known to
occur in
these
counties:
BARRY, BATES, BUTLER, CAMDEN, DALLAS, DUNKLIN, FRANKLIN, GASCONADE, GENTRY, HICKORY, JEFFERSON, MARIES, MILLER, OSAGE, PETTIS, PHELPS, PULASKI, RALLS, RIPLEY, SHELBY, ST. LOUIS, STONE, TANEY, WAYNE

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