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
    eastern mole

    Eastern Mole

    Scalopus aquaticus
    Photo of least weasel

    Least Weasel

    Mustela nivalis
    Short-tailed shrew pointing its head upward

    Shrews

    Sorex, Blarina, and Cryptotis spp.
    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