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NameClassGroupScientific Name
Alligator GarFishGarAtractosteus spatula
Alligator Snapping TurtleReptilesTurtlesMacrochelys temminckii
American AlligatorReptilesAlligatorAlligator Mississippiensis
American Black DuckWaterfowlDabbling DucksAnas rubripes
American CootWaterfowlCootsFulica americana
American WigeonWaterfowlDabbling DucksAnas Americana
BeaverMammalsFurbearersCastor canadensis
Black BearMammalsBearsUrsus americanus
Black Bullhead CatfishFishCatfishAmeriurus melas
Black CrappieFishCrappiePomoxis nigromaculatus
Black Rat SnakeReptilesTerrestrial SnakesPantherophis obsoleta
Black-bellied Whistling DuckWaterfowlWhistling DucksDendrocygna autumnalis
Black-tailed JackrabbitMammalsRabbitsLepus californicus
Blue CatfishFishCatfishIctalurus furcatus
BluegillFishSunfishLepomis macrochirus
Blue-winged TealWaterfowlDabbling DucksAnas discors
BobcatMammalsFurbearersLynx rufus
Broad-banded Water SnakeReptilesWater SnakesNerodia fasciata
Brook TroutFishTroutSalvenius fontinalis
Brown Bullhead CatfishFishCatfishAmeiurus nebulosus
Brown SnakeReptilesWoodland SnakesStoreria dekayi
Brown TroutFishTroutSalmo trutta
BuffleheadWaterfowlDiving DucksBucephala albeola
Canada GooseWaterfowlGeeseBranta Canadensis
CanvasbackWaterfowlDiving DucksAythya valisineria
Channel CatfishFishCatfishIctalurus punctatus
Coachwhip SnakeReptilesTerrestrial SnakesMasticophis flagellum
Common Garter SnakeReptilesTerrestrial SnakesThamnophis sirtalis
Common GoldeneyeWaterfowlDiving DucksBucephala clangula
Copperhead SnakeReptilesVenomous SnakesAgkistrodon contrortix
Cottonmouth SnakeReptilesVenomous SnakesAgkistrodon piscivorus
CoyoteMammalsFurbearersCanis latrans
Cutthroat TroutFishTroutOncorhynchus clarkii
Diamondback Water SnakeReptilesWater SnakesNerodia rhombifer
Eastern and Western Worm SnakeReptilesWoodland SnakesCarphophis amoenus & Carphophis vermis
Eastern Box TurtleReptilesTurtlesTerrapene carolina
Eastern ChipmunkMammalsSquirrelsTamias striatus
Eastern Cottontail RabbitMammalsRabbitsSylvilagus floridanus
Eastern Hognose SnakeReptilesTerrestrial SnakesHeterodon platirhinos
Eastern Spotted SkunkMammalsFurbearersSpilogale putorius
ElkMammalsCervids (Deer and Elk)Cervus elaphus
Feral PigMammalsPigsOrder Artiodactyla
Flathead CatfishFishCatfishPylodictis olivaris
Flathead SnakeReptilesWoodland SnakesTantilla gracilis
Fox SquirrelMammalsSquirrelsSciurus niger
GadwallWaterfowlDabbling DucksAnas strepera
Glossy Crayfish SnakeReptilesCrayfish/Mud SnakesRegina rigida
Graham’s Crayfish SnakeReptilesCrayfish/Mud SnakesRegina grahamii
Gray FoxMammalsFurbearersUrocyon cinereoargenteus
Gray SquirrelMammalsSquirrelsSciurus carolinensis
Great Plains Rat SnakeReptilesTerrestrial SnakesPantherophis emoryi
Greater ScaupWaterfowlDiving DucksAythya marila
Greater White-fronted GooseWaterfowlGeeseAnser albifrons
Green SunfishFish;Sunfish, GreenSunfishLepomis cyanellus
Green-winged TealWaterfowlDabbling DucksAnas crecca
Ground SnakeReptilesWoodland SnakesSonora semiannulata
Hooded MerganserWaterfowlMergansersLophodytes cucullatus
Hybrid Striped BassFishTemperate BassMorone saxatilis X Morone chrysops
Largemouth BassFishBlack BassMicropterus salmoides
Lesser ScaupWaterfowlDiving DucksAythya affinis
Longear SunfishFishSunfishLepomis megalotis
MallardWaterfowlDabbling DucksAnas platyrhynchos
Milk SnakeReptilesCoral Snake MimicsLampropeltis triangulum
MinkMammalsFurbearersMustela vison
Mississippi Green Water SnakeReptilesWater SnakesNerodia cyclpion
Mottled DuckWaterfowlDabbling DucksAnas fulvigula
Mud SnakeReptilesCrayfish/Mud SnakesFarancia abacura
MuskratMammalsFurbearersOndatra zibethicus
Nine-banded ArmadilloMammalsArmadillosDasypus novemcinctus
Northern PintailWaterfowlDabbling DucksAnas acuta
Northern ShovelerWaterfowlDabbling DucksAnas Clypeata
Northern Water SnakeReptilesWater SnakesNerodia sipedon
NutriaMammalsFurbearersMyocastor coypus
Ornate Box TurtleReptilesTurtlesTerrapene ornata
Ozark BassFishSunfishAmbloplites constellatus
PaddlefishFishPaddlefishPolyodon spathula
Plainbelly Water SnakeReptilesWater SnakesNerodia erythrogaster
Prairie KingsnakeReptilesTerrestrial SnakesLampropeltis calligaster
Queen SnakeReptilesCrayfish/Mud SnakesRegina septemvittata
RaccoonMammalsFurbearersProcyon loto
Racer SnakeReptilesTerrestrial SnakesColuber constrictor
Rainbow TroutFishTroutOncorhynchus mykiss
Red FoxMammalsFurbearersVulpes vulpes
Redbelly SnakeReptilesWoodland SnakesStoreria occipitomaculata
Redear SunfishFishSunfishLepomis microlophus
Red-eared SliderReptilesTurtlesTrachemys scripta
RedheadWaterfowlDiving DucksAythya americana
Ringneck SnakeReptilesWoodland SnakesDiadophis punctatus
Ring-necked DuckWaterfowlDiving DucksAythya collaris
River OtterMammalsFurbearersLontra canadensis
Ross’ GooseWaterfowlGeeseChen rossii
Rough Earth SnakeReptilesWoodland SnakesVirginia striatula
Rough Green SnakeReptilesTerrestrial SnakesOpheodrys aestivus
Ruddy DuckWaterfowlStiff-Tailed DucksOxyura jamaicensis
Scarlet SnakeReptilesCoral Snake MimicsCemophora coccinea
Shovelnose SturgeonFishSturgeonScaphirhynchus platorynchus
Smallmouth BassFishBlack BassMicropterus dolomieui
Smooth Earth SnakeReptilesWoodland SnakesVirginia valeriae
Snow GooseWaterfowlGeeseChen caerulescens
Southern Painted TurtleReptilesTurtlesChrysemys dorsalis
Speckled KingsnakeReptilesTerrestrial SnakesLampropeltis getula
Spiney Softshell TurtleReptilesTurtlesApolone spinifera
Spotted BassFishBlack BassMicropterus punctulatus
Striped BassFishTemperate BassMorone saxatilis
Striped SkunkMammalsFurbearersMephitis mephitis
Swamp RabbitMammalsRabbitsSylvilagus aquaticus
Texas Coral SnakeReptilesVenomous SnakesMicrurus tener
Timber RattlesnakeReptilesVenomous SnakesCrotalus horridus
Virginia OpossumMammalsFurbearersDidelphis virginiana
WalleyeFishPerchStizostedion vitreum
WarmouthFishSunfishLepomis gulosus
Western Diamondback RattlesnakeReptilesVenomous SnakesCrotalus atrox
Western Pigmy RattlesnakeReptilesVenomous SnakesSistrurus miliarius
Western Ribbon SnakeReptilesTerrestrial SnakesThamnophis proximus
White BassFishTemperate BassMorone chrysops
White CrappieFishCrappiePomoxis annularis
White-tailed DeerMammalsCervids (Deer and Elk)Odocoileus virginianus
Wood DuckWaterfowlDabbling DucksAix sponsa
WoodchuckMammalsFurbearersMarmota monax
Yellow BassFishTemperate BassMorone mississippiensis
Yellow Bullhead CatfishFishCatfishIctalurus natalis