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Greene County, Missouri


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Landmark Map

Landmark locality map for Greene County, Missouri
Landmark locality map for Greene County, Missouri
Map created 8 April 2021.

Interstate HighwayRailroadUS Army Corps of Engineers
US HighwayDepartment of ConservationUS Fish and Wildlife Service
State HighwayDepartment of Natural ResourcesNational Park Service
County HighwayUS Forest ServiceUS Department of Defense

Locator Map

Locator map for Greene County, Missouri
Locator map for Greene County, Missouri
Map created 8 April 2021.

Natural Divisions Locality Map

Natural divisions and sections locality map for Greene County, Missouri
Natural Divisions locality map for Greene County, Missouri
Map created 8 April 2021.

Ecological Drainage Unit Locality Map

Ecological drainage unit locality map for Greene County, Missouri
Ecological Drainage Units locality map for Greene County, Missouri
Map created 8 April 2021.

Major Watersheds Locality Map

Major watersheds locality map for Greene County, Missouri
Major Watersheds locality map for Greene County, Missouri
Map created 8 April 2021.

Major Rivers Locality Map

Major rivers locality map for Greene County, Missouri
Major Rivers locality map for Greene County, Missouri
Map created 8 April 2021.

Level I Ecoregion Locality Map

Level I Ecoregion locality map for Greene County, Missouri
Level I Ecoregion locality map for Greene County, Missouri
Map created 8 April 2021.

Level II Ecoregion Locality Map

Level II Ecoregion locality map for Greene County, Missouri
Level II Ecoregion locality map for Greene County, Missouri
Map created 8 April 2021.

Level III Ecoregion Locality Map

Level III Ecoregion locality map for Greene County, Missouri
Level III Ecoregion locality map for Greene County, Missouri
Map created 8 April 2021.

Level IV Ecoregion Locality Map

Level IV Ecoregion locality map for Greene County, Missouri
Level IV Ecoregion locality map for Greene County, Missouri
Map created 8 April 2021.

Presettlement Prairie Locality Map

Presettlement prairie locality map for Greene County, Missouri
Presettlement Prairie locality map for Greene County, Missouri
Map created 8 April 2021.

Historical Vegetation Map

Historical vegetation map for Greene County, Missouri
Historical Vegetation map for Greene County, Missouri
Map created 8 April 2021.

WaterPrairieBarrens / Scrub
ForestWoodlandOpen Woodland

Geology Locality Map

Geology locality map for Greene County, Missouri
Geology locality map for Greene County, Missouri
Map created 8 April 2021.

AlluviumSandstoneDolomiteLimestone
ClaySandstone / LimestoneDolomite / LimestoneLimestone / Sandstone
IgneousSandstone / DolomiteDolomite / ShaleLimestone / Shale
Limestone / Sandstone / Shale

Species List

Salamanders (Caudata)

Frogs (Anura)

Lizards (Lacertilia)

Snakes (Serpentes)

Turtles (Testudines)

Collection Summary

Greene County has a total of 694 valid, non-duplicated collections representing 57 species and 370 localities. There are a total of 75 collectors and 360 collection dates for the county. This results in a total of 374 expeditions for the county, a measure of unique date / collector(s) combinations. The county's earliest collection year is 1929 and its most recent collection year is 2020. The earliest and latest collection dates (independent of earliest and most recent collection years) are January 2 and December 21, respectively. If you have a new record to report for Greene County, read the New Records section of the FAQ.

Collection Summary by Species

Collection summary for Greene County by species. Some values are unavailable since some records are represented solely by historical literature reports, which sometimes lack complete collecting data. Click on a species or common name to view more information about that species. Click on column headings to sort by that column.
Species Common Name Localities Collections Collectors Dates Expeditions Earliest Year Latest Year
Acris blanchardi Blanchard's Cricket Frog 6 12 6 6 6 1953 2020
Agkistrodon contortrix Copperhead 9 9 8 9 9 1959 2019
Ambystoma maculatum Spotted Salamander 1 1 1 1 1 2004 2004
Ambystoma texanum Small-mouthed Salamander 1 1 1 1 1 1993 1993
Ambystoma tigrinum Eastern Tiger Salamander 2 2 3 2 2 2012 2017
Anaxyrus americanus American Toad 19 21 8 19 19 1959 2020
Apalone spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell 3 3 2 3 3 1961 2020
Aspidoscelis sexlineata Six-lined Racerunner 6 18 4 6 6 1959 2013
Carphophis vermis Western Wormsnake 9 17 7 9 9 1959 2020
Chelydra serpentina Snapping Turtle 20 20 9 20 20 2002 2020
Coluber constrictor North American Racer 9 12 8 11 11 1959 2019
Coluber flagellum Eastern Coachwhip 7 8 5 8 8 1959 2015
Diadophis punctatus Ring-necked Snake 10 22 7 10 10 1953 2020
Eurycea longicauda Long-tailed Salamander 4 8 7 4 4 1959 2013
Eurycea lucifuga Cave Salamander 2 2 2 2 2 1933 2013
Eurycea spelaea Grotto Salamander 2 4 2 2 2 1967 1973
Gastrophryne carolinensis Eastern Narrow-mouthed Toad 6 15 6 7 7 1961 2002
Graptemys geographica Northern Map Turtle 4 4 2 3 3 1999 2017
Haldea striatula Rough Earthsnake 2 3 2 2 2 2005 2005
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hog-nosed Snake 4 4 3 4 4 2000 2018
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray Treefrog 1 3 1 1 1 1974 1974
Hyla cinerea Green Treefrog 1 1 1 1 1 2013 2013
Hyla versicolor Gray Treefrog 3 18 1 3 3 1987 1988
Lampropeltis calligaster Prairie Kingsnake 13 21 8 15 15 1959 2018
Lampropeltis holbrooki Speckled Kingsnake 15 16 8 15 15 1958 2020
Lampropeltis triangulum Eastern Milksnake 3 3 4 3 3 1966 2009
Lithobates catesbeianus American Bullfrog 3 3 3 3 3 1930 2018
Lithobates clamitans Green Frog 2 2 2 2 2 1966 1966
Lithobates palustris Pickerel Frog 4 4 4 4 4 2002 2020
Lithobates sphenocephalus Southern Leopard Frog 8 9 5 8 8 1998 2020
Macrochelys temminckii Alligator Snapping Turtle 1 1 3 1 1 2008 2008
Nerodia sipedon Common Watersnake 17 83 12 17 18 1930 2019
Notophthalmus viridescens Central Newt 2 2 1 2 2 2004 2018
Opheodrys aestivus Northern Rough Greensnake 11 11 9 10 10 2002 2020
Ophisaurus attenuatus Western Slender Glass Lizard 7 7 6 7 7 1961 2019
Pantherophis emoryi Great Plains Ratsnake 1 1 1 1 1 2001 2001
Pantherophis obsoletus Western Ratsnake 35 46 12 35 35 1957 2020
Pituophis catenifer Bullsnake 17 21 10 18 18 1959 2020
Plestiodon anthracinus Southern Coal Skink 4 4 5 4 4 1959 2002
Plestiodon fasciatus Common Five-lined Skink 10 21 6 12 12 1951 2020
Plestiodon laticeps Broad-headed Skink 4 4 6 4 4 1959 2020
Plethodon albagula Western Slimy Salamander 4 8 9 4 4 1950 2013
Pseudacris crucifer Spring Peeper 5 5 4 5 5 1995 2018
Pseudacris maculata Boreal Chorus Frog 3 11 4 4 4 1966 2005
Pseudemys concinna River Cooter 3 3 3 3 3 2015 2017
Sceloporus consobrinus Prairie Lizard 6 7 6 6 6 1959 2002
Scincella lateralis Little Brown Skink 5 9 4 5 5 1960 2020
Sternotherus odoratus Eastern Musk Turtle 1 1 1 1 1 1999 1999
Storeria dekayi DeKay's Brownsnake 9 10 6 9 9 1972 2020
Storeria occipitomaculata Northern Red-bellied Snake 5 5 5 5 5 1969 2020
Tantilla gracilis Flat-headed Snake 5 29 6 7 7 1959 2013
Terrapene carolina Three-toed Box Turtle 46 48 14 43 43 1965 2020
Terrapene ornata Ornate Box Turtle 19 19 6 18 18 1932 2020
Thamnophis proximus Orange-striped Ribbonsnake 11 12 7 10 10 1929 2020
Thamnophis sirtalis Common Gartersnake 37 40 14 39 39 1960 2020
Trachemys scripta Red-eared Slider 19 19 7 18 18 2002 2020
Virginia valeriae Western Smooth Earthsnake 1 1 1 1 1 1959 1959

Potential Species Records

Potential species for Greene 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 Agkistrodon piscivorus Western Cottonmouth Same watershed, within 5 miles Sac
2 Ambystoma opacum Marbled Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Springfield Plateau
2 Anaxyrus fowleri Fowler's Toad Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Springfield Plateau
2 Chrysemys picta Western Painted Turtle Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Springfield Plateau
2 Cryptobranchus alleganiensis Hellbender Same watershed, within 5 miles James
2 Necturus maculosus Mudpuppy Same watershed, within 5 miles James
2 Nerodia erythrogaster Plain-bellied Watersnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Springfield Plateau
2 Plethodon angusticlavius Ozark Zigzag Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Springfield Plateau
2 Sonora semiannulata Variable Groundsnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Springfield Plateau
4 Ambystoma annulatum Ringed Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Springfield Plateau
4 Crotalus horridus Timber Rattlesnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Springfield Plateau
4 Crotaphytus collaris Eastern Collared Lizard Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Springfield Plateau
4 Eurycea tynerensis Oklahoma Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Springfield Plateau
4 Graptemys ouachitensis Ouachita Map Turtle Same watershed, within 10 miles Sac
4 Graptemys pseudogeographica False Map Turtle Same watershed, within 10 miles James
4 Lithobates sylvaticus Wood Frog Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Springfield Plateau
4 Sistrurus miliarius Western Pygmy Rattlesnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Springfield Plateau
6 Kinosternon flavescens Yellow Mud Turtle Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Springfield Plateau
6 Lithobates areolatus Northern Crawfish Frog Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Springfield Plateau
8 Hemidactylium scutatum Four-toed Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles Central Plateau
8 Tropidoclonion lineatum Lined Snake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles Springfield Plateau

Checklist

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