Bats

    About 14 species in Missouri
    Image of an eastern chipmunk

    Eastern Chipmunk

    Tamias striatus
    Image of a gray squirrel

    Eastern Gray Squirrel and Eastern Fox Squirrel

    Sciurus carolinensis and Sciurus niger
    eastern mole

    Eastern Mole

    Scalopus aquaticus
    Photo of four gray myotises clinging to a cave ceiling.

    Gray Myotis (Gray Bat)

    Myotis grisescens
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    Endangered

    Photo of an Indiana myotis hanging from a cave ceiling.

    Indiana Myotis (Indiana Bat)

    Myotis sodalis
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    Endangered

    Photo of least weasel

    Least Weasel

    Mustela nivalis
    Short-tailed shrew pointing its head upward

    Shrews

    Sorex, Blarina, and Cryptotis spp.
    Image of southern flying squirrel

    Southern Flying Squirrel

    Glaucomys volans
    Photo of a tricolored bat hanging from a cave ceiling.

    Tri-Colored Bat

    Perimyotis subflavus (formerly Pipistrellus subflavus)
    Opossum in snow

    Virginia Opossum

    Didelphis virginiana
    Photo of two prairie voles in a nest made of dried grasses

    Voles (Meadow Mice)

    Microtus ochrogaster, M. pinetorum, and M. pennsylvanicus