Taxa Recorded for Morris County:

   Bufonidae - Gray, 1825
        Woodhouse's Toad, Anaxyrus woodhousii (Girard, 1854)
   Hylidae - Rafinesque, 1815
        Blanchard's Cricket Frog, Acris blanchardi Harper, 1947
        Gray Treefrog complex, Dryophytes chrysoscelis/versicolor LeConte, 1825/Cope, 1880
        Boreal Chorus Frog, Pseudacris maculata (Agassiz, 1850)
   Microhylidae - Gunther, 1843
        Western Narrow-mouthed Toad, Gastrophryne olivacea (Hallowell, 1856)
   Ranidae - Rafinesque, 1814
        Plains Leopard Frog, Lithobates blairi (Mecham, Littlejohn, Oldham, Brown & Brown, 1973)
        American Bullfrog, Lithobates catesbeianus (Shaw, 1802)

   Ambystomatidae - Gray, 1850
        Western Tiger Salamander, Ambystoma mavortium Baird, 1850
   Proteidae - Gray, 1825
        Common Mudpuppy, Necturus maculosus (Rafinesque, 1818) - SINI

   Chelydridae - Gray, 1870
        Snapping Turtle, Chelydra serpentina (Linnaeus, 1758)
   Emydidae - Gray, 1825
        False Map Turtle, Graptemys pseudogeographica (Gray, 1831)
        Ornate Box Turtle, Terrapene ornata (Agassiz, 1857)
        Pond Slider, Trachemys scripta (Schoepff, 1792)
   Trionychidae - Bell, 1828
        Spiny Softshell, Apalone spinifera (LeSueur, 1827)

   Crotaphytidae - Smith & Brodie, 1982
        Eastern Collared Lizard, Crotaphytus collaris (Say, 1823)
   Scincidae - Gray, 1825
        Great Plains Skink, Plestiodon obsoletus (Baird & Girard, 1852)
        Prairie Skink, Plestiodon septentrionalis (Baird, 1858)

   Colubridae - Oppel, 1811
        North American Racer, Coluber constrictor Linnaeus, 1758
        Prairie Kingsnake, Lampropeltis calligaster (Harlan, 1827)
        Western Milksnake, Lampropeltis gentilis (Baird & Girard, 1853)
        Speckled Kingsnake, Lampropeltis holbrooki (Stejneger 1903)
        Great Plains Ratsnake, Pantherophis emoryi (Baird & Girard, 1853)
        Gophersnake, Pituophis catenifer (Blainville, 1835)
   Dipsadidae - Bonaparte, 1840
        Ring-necked Snake, Diadophis punctatus (Linnaeus, 1766)
   Natricidae - Bonaparte, 1840
        Plain-bellied Watersnake, Nerodia erythrogaster (Forster, 1771)
        Diamond-backed Watersnake, Nerodia rhombifer (Hallowell, 1852)
        Common Watersnake, Nerodia sipedon (Linnaeus, 1758)
        Dekay's Brownsnake, Storeria dekayi (Holbrook, 1836)
        Western Ribbonsnake, Thamnophis proximus (Say, 1823)
        Plains Gartersnake, Thamnophis radix (Baird & Girard, 1853)
        Common Gartersnake, Thamnophis sirtalis (Linnaeus, 1758)
        Lined Snake, Tropidoclonion lineatum (Hallowell, 1856)

Accidental - Not believed to be native; probably represents an escaped pet or a single introduction.
Ambiguous - Associated museum data is not specific enough to assign a species. These specimens will be examined.
Introduced - Not believed to be native, however established populations currently exist.
Questionable - Known from Kansas by one or more specimens, however lacking evidence of being established.
Possible - Not known from Kansas, however individuals/populations may yet be discovered.
SINI - Species In Need of Information: Not formally designated as imperiled, but of interest in this study.
SINC - Species In Need of Conservation: Formal state designation.
Threatened - Formal state designation.
Endangered - Formal state designation.

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