Bats

    About 14 species in Missouri
    Photo of bobcat

    Bobcat

    Lynx rufus
    Photo of a common house spider, egg sac, and web

    Common House Spider

    Parasteatoda tepidariorum (syn. Achaeranea tepidariorum)
    Photo of four gray myotises clinging to a cave ceiling.

    Gray Myotis (Gray Bat)

    Myotis grisescens
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    Endangered

    Collared, grayish-tan wolf in open field

    Gray Wolf

    Canis lupus
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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

    Forage looper moth perched on a brick wall, viewed from side

    Moths

    More than 12,000 species in North America north of Mexico
    Image of an armadillo

    Nine-Banded Armadillo

    Dasypus novemcinctus
    Raccoon in tree

    Raccoon

    Procyon lotor
     photo of a red fox

    Red Fox

    Vulpes vulpes
    Elongate-bodied springtail on a brown leaf

    Springtails

    More than 8,000 species globally
    Photograph of a striped skunk walking

    Striped Skunk

    Mephitis mephitis
    Photo of a trashline orbweaver, closeup

    Trashline Orbweavers

    Cyclosa conica and C. turbinata
    Photo of a tricolored bat hanging from a cave ceiling.

    Tri-Colored Bat

    Perimyotis subflavus (formerly Pipistrellus subflavus)
    Photo of a magdalen underwing moth

    Underwing Moths

    Catocala spp., more than 100 species in North America north of Mexico