Bats

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

    Deer Mouse

    Peromyscus maniculatus
    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
    Image of an armadillo

    Nine-Banded Armadillo

    Dasypus novemcinctus
    Raccoon in tree

    Raccoon

    Procyon lotor
     photo of a red fox

    Red Fox

    Vulpes vulpes
    Short-tailed shrew pointing its head upward

    Shrews

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

    Southern Flying Squirrel

    Glaucomys volans
    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 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
    Photo of white tailed buck

    White-Tailed Deer

    Odocoileus virginianus
    Image of woodchuck (groundhog)