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Texas County, Missouri


Potential Species Records

Potential species for Texas 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 Eurycea longicauda Long-tailed Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Central Plateau
2 Eurycea longicauda Long-tailed Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Current River Hills
2 Eurycea spelaea Grotto Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Central Plateau
2 Eurycea spelaea Grotto Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Current River Hills
2 Hyla versicolor Gray Treefrog Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Central Plateau
2 Terrapene ornata Ornate Box Turtle Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Central Plateau
2 Terrapene ornata Ornate Box Turtle Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Osage/Gasconade Hills
2 Virginia valeriae Western Smooth Earthsnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Osage/Gasconade Hills
4 Apalone mutica Midland Smooth Softshell Same watershed, within 10 miles Big Piney
4 Crotalus horridus Timber Rattlesnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Current River Hills
4 Crotaphytus collaris Eastern Collared Lizard Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles White River Hills
4 Haldea striatula Rough Earthsnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles White River Hills
4 Lithobates sylvaticus Wood Frog Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Current River Hills
4 Macrochelys temminckii Alligator Snapping Turtle Same watershed, within 10 miles Current
4 Sistrurus miliarius Western Pygmy Rattlesnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles White River Hills
6 Graptemys pseudogeographica False Map Turtle Same watershed, within 20 miles Current
6 Hemidactylium scutatum Four-toed Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Central Plateau
6 Hemidactylium scutatum Four-toed Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Osage/Gasconade Hills
6 Pituophis catenifer Bullsnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Central Plateau
6 Plestiodon anthracinus Southern Coal Skink Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles White River Hills
6 Plestiodon anthracinus Southern Coal Skink Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Central Plateau
6 Plestiodon anthracinus Southern Coal Skink Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Current River Hills
6 Plestiodon anthracinus Southern Coal Skink Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Osage/Gasconade Hills
6 Plethodon angusticlavius Ozark Zigzag Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles White River Hills
8 Hyla cinerea Green Treefrog Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles Central Plateau
8 Kinosternon subrubrum Mississippi Mud Turtle Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles Current River Hills
8 Nerodia erythrogaster Plain-bellied Watersnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles Central Plateau
8 Nerodia erythrogaster Plain-bellied Watersnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles White River Hills
8 Pseudacris feriarum Upland Chorus Frog Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles Current River Hills
8 Sonora semiannulata Variable Groundsnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles White River Hills
10 Cemophora coccinea Northern Scarletsnake Same Level IV ecoregion, adjacent county Osage/Gasconade Hills
10 Cemophora coccinea Northern Scarletsnake Same Level IV ecoregion, adjacent county Central Plateau
10 Lithobates blairi Plains Leopard Frog Same Level IV ecoregion, adjacent county Osage/Gasconade Hills
10 Siren intermedia Western Lesser Siren Adjacent county, same watershed Meramec
10 Siren intermedia Western Lesser Siren Adjacent county, same watershed Current