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Schuyler County, Missouri


Species List

Salamanders (Caudata)

Frogs (Anura)

Lizards (Lacertilia)

Snakes (Serpentes)

Turtles (Testudines)

Collection Summary

Schuyler County has a total of 33 valid, non-duplicated collections representing 18 species and 22 localities. There are a total of 6 collectors and 12 collection dates for the county. This results in a total of 12 expeditions for the county, a measure of unique date / collector(s) combinations. The county's earliest collection year is 1985 and its most recent collection year is 2015. The earliest and latest collection dates (independent of earliest and most recent collection years) are May 5 and October 11, respectively. If you have a new record to report for Schuyler County, read the New Records section of the FAQ.

Collection Summary by Species

Collection summary for Schuyler 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 2 2 3 2 2 1985 2000
Ambystoma tigrinum Eastern Tiger Salamander 1 2 1 1 1 1986 1986
Anaxyrus americanus American Toad 1 3 1 1 1 1986 1986
Chelydra serpentina Snapping Turtle 5 5 2 3 3 1985 2013
Chrysemys picta Western Painted Turtle 1 1 1 1 1 1986 1986
Coluber constrictor North American Racer 2 2 1 2 2 2003 2008
Crotalus horridus Timber Rattlesnake 1 1 1 1 1 2009 2009
Diadophis punctatus Ring-necked Snake 1 1 1 1 1 2008 2008
Lampropeltis calligaster Prairie Kingsnake 1 1 1 1 1 2010 2010
Lithobates blairi Plains Leopard Frog 1 1 3 1 1 2005 2005
Lithobates catesbeianus American Bullfrog 1 1 3 1 1 2005 2005
Lithobates sphenocephalus Southern Leopard Frog 1 3 1 1 1 1986 1986
Nerodia sipedon Common Watersnake 1 1 1 1 1 1985 1985
Regina grahamii Graham's Crawfish Snake 1 1 1 1 1 1985 1985
Storeria dekayi DeKay's Brownsnake 2 2 1 2 2 2003 2008
Thamnophis proximus Orange-striped Ribbonsnake 2 2 4 2 2 2005 2015
Thamnophis sirtalis Common Gartersnake 3 3 2 3 3 1985 2015
Tropidoclonion lineatum Lined Snake 1 1 1 1 1 2015 2015

Potential Species Records

Potential species for Schuyler 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 Ambystoma texanum Small-mouthed Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Loess Flats and Till Plains
2 Anaxyrus fowleri Fowler's Toad Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Loess Flats and Till Plains
2 Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hog-nosed Snake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Loess Flats and Till Plains
2 Pantherophis obsoletus Western Ratsnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Loess Flats and Till Plains
2 Terrapene ornata Ornate Box Turtle Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Loess Flats and Till Plains
4 Carphophis vermis Western Wormsnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Loess Flats and Till Plains
4 Lampropeltis holbrooki Speckled Kingsnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Claypan Prairie
4 Trachemys scripta Red-eared Slider Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Loess Flats and Till Plains
4 Virginia valeriae Western Smooth Earthsnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Loess Flats and Till Plains
6 Agkistrodon contortrix Copperhead Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Loess Flats and Till Plains
6 Emydoidea blandingii Blanding's Turtle Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Loess Flats and Till Plains
6 Graptemys ouachitensis Ouachita Map Turtle Same watershed, within 20 miles North Fork Salt
6 Lampropeltis triangulum Eastern Milksnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Loess Flats and Till Plains
6 Lithobates areolatus Northern Crawfish Frog Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Claypan Prairie
6 Lithobates clamitans Green Frog Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Loess Flats and Till Plains
6 Ophisaurus attenuatus Western Slender Glass Lizard Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Loess Flats and Till Plains
6 Plestiodon fasciatus Common Five-lined Skink Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Loess Flats and Till Plains
6 Pseudacris crucifer Spring Peeper Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Loess Flats and Till Plains
6 Pseudacris crucifer Spring Peeper Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Claypan Prairie
6 Pseudacris maculata Boreal Chorus Frog Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Loess Flats and Till Plains
6 Scincella lateralis Little Brown Skink Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Loess Flats and Till Plains
6 Storeria occipitomaculata Northern Red-bellied Snake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Claypan Prairie
6 Storeria occipitomaculata Northern Red-bellied Snake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Loess Flats and Till Plains
6 Terrapene carolina Three-toed Box Turtle Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Loess Flats and Till Plains
8 Apalone spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell Same watershed, within 30 miles South Fabius
8 Lithobates palustris Pickerel Frog Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles Loess Flats and Till Plains

Checklist

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