Photo of badger

    American Badger

    Taxidea taxus
    large, dark bison in snowy field

    American Bison

    Bos bison

    Bats

    About 14 species in Missouri
    Photo of bobcat

    Bobcat

    Lynx rufus
    coyote walking through grassland

    Coyote

    Canis latrans
    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 a spotted skunk

    Eastern Spotted Skunk

    Spilogale putorius
    exclamation mark

    Endangered

    Photo of a bull elk lifting its head and bugling

    Elk

    Cervus elaphus (also called C. canadensis)
    Image of a feral hog

    Feral Hog

    Sus scrofa
    invasive icon

    Invasive

    Photo of four gray myotises clinging to a cave ceiling.

    Gray Myotis (Gray Bat)

    Myotis grisescens
    exclamation mark

    Endangered

    Collared, grayish-tan wolf in open field

    Gray Wolf

    Canis lupus
    exclamation mark

    Endangered

    Photo of an Indiana myotis hanging from a cave ceiling.

    Indiana Myotis (Indiana Bat)

    Myotis sodalis
    exclamation mark

    Endangered

    Photo of least weasel

    Least Weasel

    Mustela nivalis
    Photo of long-tailed weasel

    Long-Tailed Weasel

    Mustela frenata
    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)