Scientific Name: Elliptio dilatata
SPECIES CLASS: Invertebrates
The Spike Mussel is an obligate riverine species found in a wide range of substrates but avoids areas of shifting sand. Fish hosts include gizzard shad, flathead catfish, and the crappies.
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DESIGNATED CRITICAL HABITATS
The following counties contain critical habitat for Spike Mussel:
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