Bats

    About 14 species in Missouri
    Photo of a deer mouse in its nest made of dry grasses

    Deer Mouse

    Peromyscus maniculatus
    eastern mole

    Eastern Mole

    Scalopus aquaticus
    Image of an armadillo

    Nine-Banded Armadillo

    Dasypus novemcinctus
     photo of a red fox

    Red Fox

    Vulpes vulpes
    Short-tailed shrew pointing its head upward

    Shrews

    Sorex, Blarina, and Cryptotis spp.
    Photograph of a striped skunk walking

    Striped Skunk

    Mephitis mephitis
    photo of a thirteen-lined ground squirrel

    Thirteen-Lined Ground Squirrel

    Ictidomys tridecemlineatus
    Photo of two prairie voles in a nest made of dried grasses

    Voles (Meadow Mice)

    Microtus ochrogaster, M. pinetorum, and M. pennsylvanicus