Oklahoma Species of Greatest Conservation Need

 

 

Mammals

Desert Shrew

Southeastern Myotis

Gray Myotis

Northern Long-eared Myotis

Eastern Small-footed Myotis

Indiana Myotis 

Seminole Bat

Rafinesque's Big-eared Bat

Western Big-eared Bat

Ozark Big-eared Bat

Brazilian (Mexican) Free-tailed Bat

Swamp Rabbit

Colorado Chipmunk

Woodchuck

Black-tailed Prairie Dog

Texas Kangaroo Rat

Marsh Rice Rat

Eastern Harvest Mouse

Golden Mouse

Meadow Jumping Mouse

Swift Fox

Ringtail

Long-tailed Weasel

Eastern Spotted Skunk

Hog-nosed Skunk

River Otter

Mountain Lion

 

 

Birds

Little Blue Heron

Wood Stork

Trumpeter Swan

Northern Pintail

Canvasback

Lesser Scaup

Swallow-tailed Kite

Bald Eagle

Swainson's Hawk

Ferruginous Hawk

Peregrine Falcon

Prairie Falcon

Greater Prairie Chicken

Lesser Prairie Chicken

Northern Bobwhite

Scaled Quail

Whooping Crane

Sandhill Crane

King Rail

Yellow Rail

Black Rail

American Golden Plover

Snowy Plover

Piping Plover

Mountain Plover

Solitary Sandpiper

Upland Sandpiper

Long-billed Curlew

Hudsonian Godwit

Western Sandpiper

Buff-breasted Sandpiper

Wilson's Phalarope

American Woodcock

Interior Least Tern

Barn Owl

Burrowing Owl

Short-eared Owl

Whip-poor-will

Lewis's Woodpecker

Red-headed Woodpecker

Golden-fronted Woodpecker

Red-cockaded Woodpecker

Willow Flycatcher

Loggerhead Shrike

Black-capped Vireo

Bell's Vireo

Pinyon Jay

Juniper Titmouse

Brown-headed Nuthatch

Wood Thrush

Sprague's Pipit

Blue-winged Warbler

Prairie Warbler

Cerulean Warbler

Prothonotary Warbler

Worm-eating Warbler

Swainson's Warbler

Louisiana Waterthrush

Kentucky Warbler

Hooded Warbler

Painted Bunting

Bachman's Sparrow

Cassin's Sparrow

Baird's Sparrow

Henslow's Sparrow

LeConte's Sparrow

Nelson's Sharp-tailed Sparrow

Harris's Sparrow

McCown's Longspur

Smith's Longspur

Chestnut-collared Longspur

Rusty Black

Bullock's Oriole

 

 

Reptiles

Alligator Snapping Turtle

Razorback Musk Turtle

Common Map Turtle

Mississippi Map Turtle

Ouachita Map Turtle

Missouri River Cooter

Chicken Turtle

Smooth Softshell Turtle

Spiny Softshell Turtle

American Alligator

Lesser Earless Lizard

Texas Horned Lizard

Roundtail Horned Lizard

Checkered Whiptail

Northern Scarletsnake

Western Mudsnake

Louisiana Milksnake

Gulf Cray Snake

Texas Long-nosed Snake

Texas Gartersnake

Western Diamond-backed Rattlesnake

Massasauga

 

 

Amphibians

Western Lesser Siren

Three-toed Amphiuma

Ringed Salamander

Mole Salamander

Ouachita Dusky Salamander

Many-ribbed Salamander

Oklahoma Salamander

Grotto Salamander

Four-toed Salamander

Ozark Salamander

Kiamichi Slimy Salamander

Rich Mountain Salamander

Sequoyah Slimy Salamander

Southern Red-backed Salamander

Bird-voiced Treefrog

Crawfish Frog

 

 

Fish

Southern Brook Lamprey

Shovelnose Sturgeon

Paddle

Alligator Gar

Alabama Shad

Mooneye

Chain Pickerel

Cypress Minnow

Plains Minnow

Flathead Chub

Arkansas River Speckled Chub

Prairie Speckled Chub

Pallid Shiner (Chub)

Redspot Chub

Bluntface Shiner

Spotfin Shiner

Cardinal Shiner

Ouachita Mountain Shiner

Blackspot Shiner

Red River Shiner

Ironcolor Shiner

Arkansas River Shiner

Wedgespot Shiner

Taillight Shiner

Ozark Minnow

Kiamichi Shiner

Peppered (Colorless) Shiner

Chub Shiner

Rocky Shiner

Bluehead Shiner

Red River Pup

Blue Sucker

Shorthead Redhorse

Black Buffalo

Brown Bullhead

Mountain Madtom

Neosho Madtom

Ozark Cave

Plains Topminnow

Western Sand Darter

Crystal Darter

Blackside Darter

Longnose Darter

Leopard Darter

River Darter

Creole Darter

Arkansas Darter

Harlequin Darter

Blue River pop of Least Darter

Goldstripe Darter

Sunburst (Stippled)  Darter

Orangebelly Darter

 

 

Invertebrates

Elktoe

Threeridge Mussel

Ouachita Rock Pocketbook

Western Fanshell

Butterfly

Ozark Pigtoe

Plain Pocketbook

Louisiana Fatmucket

Neosho Mucket

Scaleshell

Black Sandshell

Washboard

Southern Hickorynut

Ohio River Pigtoe

Bleufer

Ouachita Kidneyshell

Rabbitsfoot

Winged Mapleleaf

Monkeyface Mussel

Wartyback Mussel

Purple Lilliput

Texas Lilliput

Ouachita Creekshell

Little Spectaclecase

Rich Mountain Slitmouth Snail

Oklahoma Cave Amphipod

Ozark Cave Amphipod

Bowman's Cave Amphipod

Kansas Well Amphipod

Caecidotea ancyla

Caecidotea antricola

Caecidotea macropoda 

Caecidotea stiladactyla

Oklahoma Cave Crayfish

Cave Crayfish

Faxonella blairi

Orconectes menae

Orconectes nana

Kiamichi Crayfish

Procambarus tenuis

Ozark Emerald

Oklahoma Clubtail

Ozark Clubtail

Prairie Mole Cricket

Big Cedar Grasshopper

Little Dubiraphian Riffle Beetle

American Burying Beetle

Regal Fritillary

Diana Fritillary

Iowa Skipper

Outis Skipper

Dotted Skipper

Byssus Skipper

Linda's Roadside Skipper

Shinnery Oak Buck Moth

Rattlesnake Master Borer

 

 

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