Endangered appalachian elktoe mussel population declining: november 20, 2006 raleigh, north carolina – biologists working in the little tennessee river, home to what until recently was the. Information on the appalachian elktoe is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.
Appalachian elktoe alasmidonta raveneliana status: endangered description: the appalachian elktoe has a thin, kidney-shaped shell, extending to about 10 centimeters (4 inches. We, the fish and wildlife service (service), propose to designate critical habitat for the appalachian elktoe (alasmidonta raveneliana) under the endangered species act of 1973, as amended. An endangered species, the elktoe is only found in a few have been key service partners in efforts to restore southern appalachian red spruce and provide. Claude w boyd environmental science ii mr ray stafford 14 october 2012 the endangered appalachian elktoe (alasmidonta raveneliana) there are several mussel listed on the endangered species.
The us fws's threatened & endangered species system track information about listed species in the united states usfws species profile for the appalachian elktoe.
Federal status: endangered, november 23, 1994 description: the appalachian elktoe has a thin, kidney-shaped shell, extending to about 10 centimeters (4 inches) juveniles generally have a.
Linking effects of land use, climate change and water physicochemistry on the federally endangered appalachian elktoe (alasmidonta raveneliana) in western north carolina.
Definition of appalachian elktoe – our online dictionary has appalachian elktoe information from beacham's guide to the endangered species of north america dictionary. Courtesy photo the endangered appalachian elktoe mussel can be found in local waters as an indicator species, the mussel clues researchers in on the health of the water. Home » alasmidonta raveneliana (appalachian elktoe alasmidonta raveneliana is assessed as critically since its listing as critically endangered in 2000.
The appalachian elktoe presently the appalachian elktoe is considered critically endangered, and it is unknown if they are still in fact actively reproducing.
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