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Wright County, Missouri


Potential Species Records

Potential species for Wright 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 Pseudemys concinna River Cooter Same watershed, within 5 miles Upper Gasconade
2 Terrapene ornata Ornate Box Turtle Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Central Plateau
6 Ambystoma opacum Marbled Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles White River Hills
6 Ambystoma opacum Marbled Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Osage/Gasconade Hills
6 Ambystoma opacum Marbled Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Springfield Plateau
6 Chrysemys picta Western Painted Turtle Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Osage/Gasconade Hills
6 Crotalus horridus Timber Rattlesnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Central Plateau
6 Cryptobranchus alleganiensis Hellbender Same watershed, within 20 miles North Fork White
6 Haldea striatula Rough Earthsnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles White River Hills
6 Hemidactylium scutatum Four-toed Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Central Plateau
6 Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray Treefrog Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Central Plateau
6 Hyla versicolor Gray Treefrog Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Springfield Plateau
6 Hyla versicolor Gray Treefrog Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Central Plateau
6 Necturus maculosus Mudpuppy Same watershed, within 20 miles North Fork White
6 Plestiodon laticeps Broad-headed Skink Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Osage/Gasconade Hills
6 Pseudacris maculata Boreal Chorus Frog Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Springfield Plateau
6 Sistrurus miliarius Western Pygmy Rattlesnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles White River Hills
8 Ambystoma texanum Small-mouthed Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles Springfield Plateau
8 Apalone spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell Same watershed, within 30 miles Upper Gasconade
8 Graptemys pseudogeographica False Map Turtle Same watershed, within 30 miles North Fork White
8 Nerodia erythrogaster Plain-bellied Watersnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles White River Hills
8 Sonora semiannulata Variable Groundsnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles White River Hills