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Reynolds County, Missouri


Species List

Salamanders (Caudata)

Frogs (Anura)

Lizards (Lacertilia)

Snakes (Serpentes)

Turtles (Testudines)

Collection Summary

Reynolds County has a total of 260 valid, non-duplicated collections representing 53 species and 75 localities. There are a total of 53 collectors and 62 collection dates for the county. This results in a total of 88 expeditions for the county, a measure of unique date / collector(s) combinations. The county's earliest collection year is 1911 and its most recent collection year is 2013. The earliest and latest collection dates (independent of earliest and most recent collection years) are March 4 and October 23, respectively. If you have a new record to report for Reynolds County, read the New Records section of the FAQ.

Collection Summary by Species

Collection summary for Reynolds 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 9 15 9 7 10 1933 1964
Agkistrodon contortrix Copperhead 2 2 2 2 2 1962 2007
Ambystoma maculatum Spotted Salamander 1 1 1 1 1 1981 1981
Ambystoma opacum Marbled Salamander 1 1 1 1 1 1981 1981
Anaxyrus americanus American Toad 1 1 1 1 1 1963 1963
Anaxyrus fowleri Fowler's Toad 3 3 3 3 3 1934 1963
Apalone spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell 2 2 2 2 2 1911 1940
Aspidoscelis sexlineata Six-lined Racerunner 2 2 2 2 2 1939 1939
Carphophis vermis Western Wormsnake 7 12 6 5 8 1950 1963
Chelydra serpentina Snapping Turtle 1 1 1 1 1 1940 1940
Coluber constrictor North American Racer 6 7 7 5 7 1939 1964
Coluber flagellum Eastern Coachwhip 1 1 1 1 1 1939 1939
Crotalus horridus Timber Rattlesnake 1 1 2 1 1 2008 2008
Diadophis punctatus Ring-necked Snake 1 1 3 1 1 1997 1997
Eurycea longicauda Long-tailed Salamander 10 36 16 7 18 1963 1989
Eurycea lucifuga Cave Salamander 4 8 6 2 7 1963 1963
Graptemys geographica Northern Map Turtle 1 1 1 1 1 1941 1941
Hemidactylium scutatum Four-toed Salamander 2 3 3 2 3 1964 1964
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hog-nosed Snake 3 3 2 2 2 1992 2003
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray Treefrog 1 1 2 1 1 2008 2008
Hyla versicolor Gray Treefrog 2 4 3 1 3 1963 1963
Lampropeltis calligaster Prairie Kingsnake 2 2 2 2 2 1964 2001
Lampropeltis holbrooki Speckled Kingsnake 1 1 1 1 1 1950 1950
Lampropeltis triangulum Eastern Milksnake 1 1 1 1 1 1963 1963
Lithobates catesbeianus American Bullfrog 6 9 4 6 6 1933 1964
Lithobates clamitans Green Frog 4 4 3 3 4 1939 1963
Lithobates palustris Pickerel Frog 2 2 2 2 2 1934 1964
Lithobates sphenocephalus Southern Leopard Frog 2 2 2 2 2 1939 1940
Lithobates sylvaticus Wood Frog 1 1 1 1 1 1986 1986
Necturus maculosus Mudpuppy 3 4 6 3 3 1948 2000
Nerodia sipedon Common Watersnake 10 21 12 10 11 1939 1964
Notophthalmus viridescens Central Newt 3 9 2 4 4 1939 1981
Opheodrys aestivus Northern Rough Greensnake 2 2 2 2 2 1964 1964
Ophisaurus attenuatus Western Slender Glass Lizard 2 2 2 2 2 1963 1976
Pantherophis obsoletus Western Ratsnake 3 3 3 3 3 1933 1940
Pituophis catenifer Bullsnake 1 1 1 1 1
Plestiodon anthracinus Southern Coal Skink 2 2 3 2 2 2008 2008
Plestiodon fasciatus Common Five-lined Skink 5 6 5 5 5 1963 1973
Plestiodon laticeps Broad-headed Skink 2 2 3 2 2 2008 2008
Plethodon albagula Western Slimy Salamander 3 7 6 2 6 1963 1963
Plethodon serratus Southern Red-backed Salamander 9 31 13 10 16 1949 1995
Pseudacris crucifer Spring Peeper 2 3 2 2 2 1934 1963
Pseudemys concinna River Cooter 2 2 2 2 2 1911 1911
Sceloporus consobrinus Prairie Lizard 11 19 15 10 15 1911 2013
Scincella lateralis Little Brown Skink 3 3 3 3 3 1963 1978
Sistrurus miliarius Western Pygmy Rattlesnake 2 3 3 3 3 1933 1938
Storeria dekayi DeKay's Brownsnake 1 1 1 1 1 1989 1989
Storeria occipitomaculata Northern Red-bellied Snake 2 2 2 2 2 1963 1963
Tantilla gracilis Flat-headed Snake 1 2 2 1 2 1963 1963
Terrapene carolina Three-toed Box Turtle 2 2 4 2 2 1941 1941
Thamnophis proximus Orange-striped Ribbonsnake 1 1 2 1 1 2008 2008
Thamnophis sirtalis Common Gartersnake 3 3 4 3 3 1964 1997
Trachemys scripta Red-eared Slider 1 1 1 1 1 1940 1940

Potential Species Records

Potential species for Reynolds 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 Crotaphytus collaris Eastern Collared Lizard Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Saint Francois Knobs and Basins
2 Eurycea spelaea Grotto Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Current River Hills
2 Gastrophryne carolinensis Eastern Narrow-mouthed Toad Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Current River Hills
2 Pantherophis emoryi Great Plains Ratsnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Saint Francois Knobs and Basins
2 Pantherophis emoryi Great Plains Ratsnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Current River Hills
2 Pseudacris feriarum Upland Chorus Frog Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Current River Hills
2 Sternotherus odoratus Eastern Musk Turtle Same watershed, within 5 miles Upper Saint Francis
2 Virginia valeriae Western Smooth Earthsnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Saint Francois Knobs and Basins
2 Virginia valeriae Western Smooth Earthsnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Current River Hills
4 Agkistrodon piscivorus Western Cottonmouth Same watershed, within 10 miles Upper Saint Francis
4 Ambystoma annulatum Ringed Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Central Plateau
4 Cryptobranchus alleganiensis Hellbender Same watershed, within 10 miles Current
4 Haldea striatula Rough Earthsnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Current River Hills
4 Hyla cinerea Green Treefrog Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Current River Hills
5 Ambystoma tigrinum Eastern Tiger Salamander Same Level III ecoregion, within 10 miles Ozark Highlands
6 Apalone mutica Midland Smooth Softshell Same watershed, within 20 miles Upper Saint Francis
6 Chrysemys picta Western Painted Turtle Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Central Plateau
6 Graptemys ouachitensis Ouachita Map Turtle Same watershed, within 20 miles Upper Black
6 Kinosternon subrubrum Mississippi Mud Turtle Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Current River Hills
6 Macrochelys temminckii Alligator Snapping Turtle Same watershed, within 20 miles Current
6 Macrochelys temminckii Alligator Snapping Turtle Same watershed, within 20 miles Upper Saint Francis
6 Nerodia erythrogaster Plain-bellied Watersnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Saint Francois Knobs and Basins
6 Siren intermedia Western Lesser Siren Same watershed, within 20 miles Upper Black
6 Siren intermedia Western Lesser Siren Same watershed, within 20 miles Upper Saint Francis
8 Terrapene ornata Ornate Box Turtle Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles Central Plateau
8 Terrapene ornata Ornate Box Turtle Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles Saint Francois Knobs and Basins
9 Ambystoma talpoideum Mole Salamander Same Level III ecoregion, within 30 miles Ozark Highlands
9 Pseudacris fouquettei Cajun Chorus Frog Same Level III ecoregion, within 30 miles Ozark Highlands
10 Ambystoma texanum Small-mouthed Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, adjacent county Meramec River Hills
10 Ambystoma texanum Small-mouthed Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, adjacent county Central Plateau
10 Graptemys pseudogeographica False Map Turtle Adjacent county, same watershed Current
10 Graptemys pseudogeographica False Map Turtle Adjacent county, same watershed Meramec
11 Chrysemys dorsalis Southern Painted Turtle Same Level III ecoregion, adjacent county Ozark Highlands
11 Nerodia fasciata Broad-banded Watersnake Same Level III ecoregion, adjacent county Ozark Highlands
11 Nerodia rhombifer Diamond-backed Watersnake Same Level III ecoregion, adjacent county Ozark Highlands

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