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Cass County, Missouri


Potential Species Records

Potential species for Cass 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 Hyla versicolor Gray Treefrog Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Wooded Osage Plains
2 Hyla versicolor Gray Treefrog Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Wooded Osage Plains
4 Apalone spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell Same watershed, within 10 miles Lower Missouri-Crooked
4 Coluber flagellum Eastern Coachwhip Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Wooded Osage Plains
4 Coluber flagellum Eastern Coachwhip Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Wooded Osage Plains
4 Crotaphytus collaris Eastern Collared Lizard Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Wooded Osage Plains
4 Crotaphytus collaris Eastern Collared Lizard Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Wooded Osage Plains
4 Scincella lateralis Little Brown Skink Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Wooded Osage Plains
4 Scincella lateralis Little Brown Skink Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Wooded Osage Plains
4 Sistrurus tergeminus Prairie Massasauga Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Wooded Osage Plains
4 Sistrurus tergeminus Prairie Massasauga Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Wooded Osage Plains
4 Storeria occipitomaculata Northern Red-bellied Snake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Wooded Osage Plains
4 Virginia valeriae Western Smooth Earthsnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Wooded Osage Plains
6 Agkistrodon piscivorus Western Cottonmouth Same watershed, within 20 miles South Grand
6 Ambystoma tigrinum Eastern Tiger Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Wooded Osage Plains
6 Ambystoma tigrinum Eastern Tiger Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Wooded Osage Plains
6 Apalone mutica Midland Smooth Softshell Same watershed, within 20 miles Lower Missouri-Crooked
6 Aspidoscelis sexlineata Six-lined Racerunner Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Wooded Osage Plains
6 Kinosternon flavescens Yellow Mud Turtle Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Wooded Osage Plains
6 Lithobates palustris Pickerel Frog Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Wooded Osage Plains
6 Lithobates palustris Pickerel Frog Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Wooded Osage Plains
6 Notophthalmus viridescens Central Newt Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Wooded Osage Plains
6 Notophthalmus viridescens Central Newt Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Wooded Osage Plains
8 Eurycea longicauda Long-tailed Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles Wooded Osage Plains
8 Eurycea longicauda Long-tailed Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles Wooded Osage Plains
8 Graptemys pseudogeographica False Map Turtle Same watershed, within 30 miles Lower Missouri-Crooked
8 Haldea striatula Rough Earthsnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles Wooded Osage Plains
8 Hyla cinerea Green Treefrog Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles Wooded Osage Plains
8 Necturus maculosus Mudpuppy Same watershed, within 30 miles Lower Missouri-Crooked
8 Plestiodon anthracinus Southern Coal Skink Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles Wooded Osage Plains
8 Plestiodon anthracinus Southern Coal Skink Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles Wooded Osage Plains
9 Gastrophryne carolinensis Eastern Narrow-mouthed Toad Same Level III ecoregion, within 30 miles Central Irregular Plains
9 Plethodon serratus Southern Red-backed Salamander Same Level III ecoregion, within 30 miles Central Irregular Plains
9 Tantilla gracilis Flat-headed Snake Same Level III ecoregion, within 30 miles Central Irregular Plains
9 Tantilla gracilis Flat-headed Snake Same Level III ecoregion, within 30 miles Central Irregular Plains
11 Ambystoma maculatum Spotted Salamander Same Level III ecoregion, adjacent county Central Irregular Plains
11 Ambystoma maculatum Spotted Salamander Same Level III ecoregion, adjacent county Central Irregular Plains
11 Thamnophis radix Plains Gartersnake Same Level III ecoregion, adjacent county Central Irregular Plains