Roanoke logperch (Percina rex)
Roanoke logperch like warm, clear, low to moderate gradient rivers. They are often found in runs and riffles but can be found in pools. They spawn in April or May. They flip stones with their snout and eat the exposed bottom-dwelling insects.
Five populations exist seperately in the upper Roanoke, Pigg, Smith, Nottoway and Meherrin Rivers, VA.
Roanoke logperch recovery plan (pdf - 1.19MB)
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