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Morrison Creek Lamprey (Lampetra richardsoni)


Assessment Status Report

on the 

Morrison Creek Lamprey

Lampetra richardsoni

in Canada

Morrison Creek Lamprey

text:ENDANGERED 2000


COSEWIC status reports are working documents used in assigning the status of wildlife species suspected of being at risk.  This report may be cited as follows:

Please note: Persons wishing to cite data in the report should refer to the report (and cite the author(s)); persons wishing to cite the COSEWIC status will refer to the assessment (and cite COSEWIC).  A production note will be provided if additional information on the status report history is required.

COSEWIC 2000.  COSEWIC assessment and update status report on the Morrison Creek lamprey  Lampetra richardsoni in Canada.  Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada.  Ottawa.  vii + 14 pp. 


Beamish, R.J., J.H. Youson and L.A. Chapman.  1999. COSEWIC status report on the Morrison Creek lamprey Lampetra richardsoni in Canada.  Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada.  Ottawa.  1-14 pp.

Please note the status recommended in the Section "Evaluation and Recommended Status" of the report may differ from the latest status assigned to the species by COSEWIC.


For additional copies contact:

COSEWIC Secretariat

c/o Canadian Wildlife Service

Environment Canada

Ottawa, ON

K1A 0H3

Tel.: (819) 997-4991 / (819) 953-3215

Fax: (819) 994-3684

E-mail: COSEWIC/COSEPAC@ec.gc.ca


Également disponible en français sous le titre Évaluation et Rapport de situation du COSEPAC sur la situation de la lamproie du ruisseau Morrison (Lampetra richardsoni) au Canada

Cover illustration:

Morrison Creek lamprey -- Male Morrison Creek lamprey,Lampetra richardsoni.  Photograph provided by R.J. Beamish, DFO, Pacific Biological Station, Nanaimo, BC.

©Minister of Public Works and Government Services Canada, 2002

Catalogue No. CW69-14/186-2002E-IN

ISBN 0-662-32607-5

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