SHINER, GHOST
Summary information for SHINER, GHOST
Common Name SHINER, GHOST
Scientific Name NOTROPIS BUCHANANI
Status NONGAME, STATE RANK S2, GLOBAL RANK G5
Primary Habitat Association Aquatic - river/stream
Preferred Habitat Inhabits pools and backwaters of large streams and rivers with moderately clear water, low gradient and quiet water. In northern MO, only found in locations at least 3-5 km downstream from channelization *014*.
Distribution Occurs in prairie streams along a broad band extending northeast from the Spring R., and in the Missouri and Mississippi rivers *001*.
Known to
occur in
these
counties:
AUDRAIN, BARTON, BATES, BENTON, BOONE, CALLAWAY, CAPE GIRARDEAU, CEDAR, COLE, COOPER, GASCONADE, HOWARD, JASPER, JEFFERSON, KNOX, LINCOLN, MARION, MILLER, MONITEAU, MONROE, MONTGOMERY, MORGAN, OSAGE, PERRY, PETTIS, PIKE, RALLS, SALINE, SCOTT, SHELBY, ST. CHARLES, ST. LOUIS, STE. GENEVIEVE, WARREN

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