Taxa Recorded for Scott County:

   Bufonidae - Gray, 1825
        Great Plains Toad, Anaxyrus cognatus (Say, 1823)
        Woodhouse's Toad, Anaxyrus woodhousii (Girard, 1854)
   Hylidae - Rafinesque, 1815
        Blanchard's Cricket Frog, Acris blanchardi Harper, 1947
        Boreal Chorus Frog, Pseudacris maculata (Agassiz, 1850)
   Ranidae - Rafinesque, 1814
        Plains Leopard Frog, Lithobates blairi (Mecham, Littlejohn, Oldham, Brown & Brown, 1973)
        American Bullfrog, Lithobates catesbeianus (Shaw, 1802)
   Scaphiopodidae - Cope, 1865
        Plains Spadefoot, Spea bombifrons (Cope, 1863)

   Ambystomatidae - Gray, 1850
        Western Tiger Salamander, Ambystoma mavortium Baird, 1850

   Chelydridae - Gray, 1870
        Snapping Turtle, Chelydra serpentina (Linnaeus, 1758)
   Emydidae - Gray, 1825
        Painted Turtle, Chrysemys picta (Schneider, 1783)
        Ornate Box Turtle, Terrapene ornata (Agassiz, 1857)
   Kinosternidae - Agassiz, 1857
        Yellow Mud Turtle, Kinosternon flavescens (Agassiz, 1857)

   Phrynosomatidae - Fitzinger, 1843
        Common Lesser Earless Lizard, Holbrookia maculata Girard, 1851 - SINI
        Prairie Lizard, Sceloporus thayerii Baird & Girard, 1853
   Teiidae - Gray, 1827
        Six-lined Racerunner, Aspidoscelis sexlineata (Linnaeus, 1766)

   Colubridae - Oppel, 1811
        North American Racer, Coluber constrictor Linnaeus, 1758
        Coachwhip, Coluber flagellum (Shaw, 1802)
        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)
   Crotalidae - Oppel, 1811
        Prairie Rattlesnake, Crotalus viridis (Rafinesque, 1818)
   Dipsadidae - Bonaparte, 1840
        Ring-necked Snake, Diadophis punctatus (Linnaeus, 1766)
        Plains Hog-nosed Snake, Heterodon nasicus Baird and Girard, 1852 - SINC
        Eastern Hog-nosed Snake, Heterodon platirhinos Latreille (in Sonnini and Latreille), 1801 - SINC
        Plains Black-headed Snake, Tantilla nigriceps Kennicott, 1860
   Natricidae - Bonaparte, 1840
        Common Watersnake, Nerodia sipedon (Linnaeus, 1758)
        Western Ribbonsnake, Thamnophis proximus (Say, 1823)
        Plains Gartersnake, Thamnophis radix (Baird & Girard, 1853)
        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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