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Madison County, Missouri


Potential Species Records

Potential species for Madison 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 Aspidoscelis sexlineata Six-lined Racerunner Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles St. Francois Knobs and Basins
2 Coluber flagellum Eastern Coachwhip Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles St. Francois Knobs and Basins
2 Graptemys geographica Northern Map Turtle Same watershed, within 5 miles Upper St. Francis
2 Haldea striatula Rough Earthsnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles St. Francois Knobs and Basins
2 Lithobates palustris Pickerel Frog Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles St. Francois Knobs and Basins
2 Nerodia erythrogaster Plain-bellied Watersnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles St. Francois Knobs and Basins
2 Pantherophis emoryi Great Plains Ratsnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles St. Francois Knobs and Basins
2 Plestiodon anthracinus Southern Coal Skink Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles St. Francois Knobs and Basins
2 Sistrurus miliarius Western Pygmy Rattlesnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles St. Francois Knobs and Basins
2 Virginia valeriae Western Smooth Earthsnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles St. Francois Knobs and Basins
4 Apalone mutica Midland Smooth Softshell Same watershed, within 10 miles Upper St. Francis
4 Eurycea lucifuga Cave Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Eastern Ozark Border
4 Eurycea lucifuga Cave Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles St. Francois Knobs and Basins
4 Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray Treefrog Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles St. Francois Knobs and Basins
4 Lithobates sylvaticus Wood Frog Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles St. Francois Knobs and Basins
4 Necturus maculosus Mudpuppy Same watershed, within 10 miles Whitewater
6 Ambystoma annulatum Ringed Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Eastern Ozark Border
6 Amphiuma tridactylum Three-toed Amphiuma Same watershed, within 20 miles Whitewater
6 Hyla cinerea Green Treefrog Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Black River Hills Border
6 Hyla versicolor Gray Treefrog Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles St. Francois Knobs and Basins
6 Scaphiopus holbrookii Eastern Spadefoot Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Eastern Ozark Border
6 Siren intermedia Western Lesser Siren Same watershed, within 20 miles Whitewater
6 Siren intermedia Western Lesser Siren Same watershed, within 20 miles Upper St. Francis
8 Ambystoma talpoideum Mole Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles Black River Hills Border
8 Ambystoma tigrinum Eastern Tiger Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles Black River Hills Border
8 Chrysemys dorsalis Southern Painted Turtle Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles Black River Hills Border
8 Gastrophryne carolinensis Eastern Narrow-mouthed Toad Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles Black River Hills Border
8 Kinosternon subrubrum Mississippi Mud Turtle Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles Black River Hills Border
8 Nerodia fasciata Broad-banded Watersnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles Black River Hills Border
8 Nerodia rhombifer Diamond-backed Watersnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles Black River Hills Border
8 Pseudacris fouquettei Cajun Chorus Frog Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles Black River Hills Border
8 Terrapene ornata Ornate Box Turtle Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles St. Francois Knobs and Basins
8 Thamnophis proximus Orange-striped Ribbonsnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles Black River Hills Border
9 Pituophis catenifer Bullsnake Same Level III ecoregion, within 30 miles Ozark Highlands
10 Ambystoma texanum Small-mouthed Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, adjacent county Eastern Ozark Border
10 Chrysemys picta Western Painted Turtle Same Level IV ecoregion, adjacent county Eastern Ozark Border
10 Lithobates blairi Plains Leopard Frog Same Level IV ecoregion, adjacent county Eastern Ozark Border