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Bates County, Missouri


Potential Species Records

Potential species for Bates County. Species are listed in descending order of their likelihood of occurrence within the county. Click on a species or common name to view more information about that species. Click on column headings to sort by that column.
Likelihood Species Common Name Rationale Ecoregion / Watershed
2 Apalone spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell Same watershed, within 5 miles Lower Marais Des Cygnes
2 Graptemys ouachitensis Ouachita Map Turtle Same watershed, within 5 miles Harry S. Truman Reservoir
2 Lithobates pipiens Northern Leopard Frog Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Wooded Osage Plains
2 Opheodrys aestivus Northern Rough Greensnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Wooded Osage Plains
2 Opheodrys aestivus Northern Rough Greensnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Cherokee Plains
2 Opheodrys vernalis Smooth Greensnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Wooded Osage Plains
2 Ophisaurus attenuatus Western Slender Glass Lizard Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Wooded Osage Plains
2 Plestiodon laticeps Broad-headed Skink Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Wooded Osage Plains
2 Tantilla gracilis Flat-headed Snake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Cherokee Plains
2 Virginia valeriae Western Smooth Earthsnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Wooded Osage Plains
4 Anaxyrus woodhousii Woodhouse's Toad Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Wooded Osage Plains
4 Graptemys pseudogeographica False Map Turtle Same watershed, within 10 miles Lower Marais Des Cygnes
4 Graptemys pseudogeographica False Map Turtle Same watershed, within 10 miles Harry S. Truman Reservoir
4 Necturus maculosus Mudpuppy Same watershed, within 10 miles Little Osage
4 Plestiodon anthracinus Southern Coal Skink Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Wooded Osage Plains
4 Plestiodon obsoletus Great Plains Skink Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Wooded Osage Plains
4 Pseudemys concinna River Cooter Same watershed, within 10 miles Lower Marais Des Cygnes
4 Sceloporus consobrinus Prairie Lizard Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Cherokee Plains
4 Storeria occipitomaculata Northern Red-bellied Snake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Wooded Osage Plains
6 Agkistrodon piscivorus Western Cottonmouth Same watershed, within 20 miles South Grand
6 Ambystoma maculatum Spotted Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Cherokee Plains
6 Apalone mutica Midland Smooth Softshell Same watershed, within 20 miles Harry S. Truman Reservoir
6 Aspidoscelis sexlineata Six-lined Racerunner Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Cherokee Plains
6 Aspidoscelis sexlineata Six-lined Racerunner Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Wooded Osage Plains
6 Crotaphytus collaris Eastern Collared Lizard Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Cherokee Plains
6 Crotaphytus collaris Eastern Collared Lizard Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Wooded Osage Plains
6 Gastrophryne carolinensis Eastern Narrow-mouthed Toad Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Cherokee Plains
6 Haldea striatula Rough Earthsnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Cherokee Plains
6 Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hog-nosed Snake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Cherokee Plains
6 Lithobates clamitans Green Frog Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Wooded Osage Plains
6 Phrynosoma cornutum Texas Horned Lizard Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Wooded Osage Plains
6 Sistrurus tergeminus Prairie Massasauga Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Wooded Osage Plains
8 Ambystoma opacum Marbled Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles Cherokee Plains
8 Ambystoma tigrinum Eastern Tiger Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles Wooded Osage Plains
8 Anaxyrus fowleri Fowler's Toad Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles Wooded Osage Plains
8 Anaxyrus fowleri Fowler's Toad Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles Cherokee Plains
8 Hyla cinerea Green Treefrog Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles Wooded Osage Plains
8 Lithobates palustris Pickerel Frog Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles Wooded Osage Plains
8 Plethodon serratus Southern Red-backed Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles Cherokee Plains
9 Anaxyrus cognatus Great Plains Toad Same Level III ecoregion, within 30 miles Central Irregular Plains
10 Eurycea longicauda Long-tailed Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, adjacent county Wooded Osage Plains
11 Sonora semiannulata Variable Groundsnake Same Level III ecoregion, adjacent county Central Irregular Plains