Appalachian monkeyface (Quadrula sparsa)
Listing Status: and
The FWS is currently monitoring the following populations of the Appalachian monkeyface
Population location: Wherever found
Listing status: Endangered
Population location: USA (TN - specified portions of the French Broad and Holston Rivers; see 17.85(b)(1))
Listing status: Experimental Population, Non-Essential
|Status||Date Listed||Lead Region||Where Listed|
|1976-06-14||Northeast Region (Region 5)||Wherever found|
|2007-10-15||Southeast Region (Region 4)||USA (TN - specified portions of the French Broad and Holston Rivers; see 17.85(b)(1))|
» Federal Register Documents
|1976-06-14 00:00:00.0||41 FR 24062 24067||Endangered Status for 159 Taxa of Animals; 41 FR 24062 24067|
|2008-12-16 00:00:00.0||73 FR 76373 76375||Initiation of 5-Year Reviews of 7 Listed Species: Notice of review; request for information|
|2007-09-13 00:00:00.0||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|
|2006-06-13 00:00:00.0||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|
|1975-09-26 00:00:00.0||40 FR 44392 44333||CITES: Proposed Endangered Status for 216 Species on Convention Appendix I; 40 FR 44392 44333|
|Date||Title||Plan Action Status||Plan Status|
|1984-07-09||Appalachian Monkeyface Pearly Mussel (Quadrula sparsa)||View Implementation Progress||Final|
|Date||Citation Page||Title||Document Type|
|2008-12-16||73 FR 76373 76375||Initiation of 5-Year Reviews of 7 Listed Species: Notice of review; request for information||
» Critical Habitat
No critical habitat rules have been published for the Appalachian monkeyface.
» Conservation Plans
No conservation plans have been created for Appalachian monkeyface.
» Life History
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