Appalachian monkeyface (Quadrula sparsa)

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Listing Status:    and  

Population detail

The FWS is currently monitoring the following populations of the Appalachian monkeyface 

  • Population location: 

    Listing status:  Endangered

      • States/US Territories in which this population is known to or is believed to occur:  Tennessee , Virginia
      • US Counties in which this population is known to or is believed to occur:  View All
  • Population location: USA (TN - specified portions of the French Broad and Holston Rivers; see 17.85(b)(1))

    Listing status:  Experimental Population, Non-Essential

 
Current Listing Status Summary
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
06/14/1976 Northeast Region (Region 5)
10/15/2007 Southeast Region (Region 4) USA (TN - specified portions of the French Broad and Holston Rivers; see 17.85(b)(1))

» Federal Register Documents

Federal Register Documents
Date Citation Page Title
06/13/2006 71 FR 34196 34230 Establishment of Nonessential Experimental Population Status for 15 Freshwater Mussels, 1 Freshwater Snail, and 5 Fishes in the Lower French Broad River and in the Lower Holston River, Tennessee; Proposed Rule
12/16/2008 73 FR 76373 76375 Initiation of 5-Year Reviews of 7 Listed Species: Notice of review; request for information
09/13/2007 72 FR 52434 52461 Establishment of Nonessential Experimental Population Status for 15 Freshwater Mussels, 1 Freshwater Snail, and 5 Fishes in the Lower French Broad River and in the Lower Holston River, Tennessee
06/14/1976 41 FR 24062 24067 Endangered Status for 159 Taxa of Animals; 41 FR 24062 24067
09/26/1975 40 FR 44392 44333 CITES: Proposed Endangered Status for 216 Species on Convention Appendix I; 40 FR 44392 44333

» Recovery

Current Recovery Plan(s)
Date Title Plan Action Status Plan Status
07/09/1984 Appalachian Monkeyface Pearly Mussel (Quadrula sparsa) View Implementation Progress Final
Other Recovery Documents
Date Citation Page Title Document Type
12/16/2008 73 FR 76373 76375 Initiation of 5-Year Reviews of 7 Listed Species: Notice of review; request for information
  • Notice 5-year Review, Initiation

» Critical Habitat

No critical habitat rules have been published for the Appalachian monkeyface.

» Conservation Plans

No conservation plans have been created for Appalachian monkeyface.

» Petitions

» Life History

No Life History information has been entered into this system for this species.

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