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ARkansas

Taxonomy Common Name Scientific Name
Amphibians Oklahoma salamander Eurycea tynerensis
Hellbender Cryptobranchus alleganiensis
Birds Eastern black rail Laterallus jamaicensis jamaicensis
Butterflies and Skippers Linda's roadside-skipper Amblyscirtes linda
Crayfishes Bayou bodcau crayfish Bouchardina robisoni
Mammoth spring crayfish Orconectes marchandi
Saline burrowing crayfish Fallicambarus strawni
Slenderwrist burrowing crayfish Fallicambarus petilicarpus
Jefferson County crayfish Fallicambarus gilpini
Regal burrowing crayfish Procambarus regalis
Ouachita burrowing crayfish Fallicambarus harpi
Irons Fork burrowing crayfish Procambarus reimeri
Coldwater crayfish Orconectes eupunctus
Dragonflies and Damselflies Ozark emerald Somatochlora ozarkensis
Flowering Plants Long Beach seedbox Ludwigia brevipes
Rivergrass Calamovilfa arcuata
Shinner's sunflower Helianthus occidentalis ssp. plantagineus
Small-headed pipewort Eriocaulon koernickianum
Freshwater and Anadromous Fishes Caddo madtom Noturus taylori
Paleback darter Etheostoma pallididorsum
Ouachita madtom Noturus lachneri
Crystal darter Crystallaria asprella
Peppered shiner Notropis perpallidus
Ozark shiner Notropis ozarcanus
Bluehead shiner Pteronotropis hubbsi
Longnose darter Percina nasuta
Rocky shiner Notropis suttkusi
Alabama shad Alosa alabamae
Ozark chub Erimystax harryi
Freshwater Mussels Spectaclecase Cumberlandia monodonta
Pyramid pigtoe Pleurobema rubrum
Rabbitsfoot Quadrula cylindrica cylindrica
Ouachita creekshell Villosa arkansasensis
Snuffbox Epioblasma triquetra
Salamander mussel Simpsonaias ambigua
Round hickorynut Obovaria subrotunda
Longsolid Fusconaia subrotunda
Purple lilliput Toxolasma lividus
Western fanshell Cyprogenia aberti
Freshwater Snails Ozark pyrg Marstonia ozarkensis
Arkansas mudalia Leptoxis arkansensis
Turtles Western chicken turtle Deirochelys reticularia miaria

 

Trispot darter photo © Bernard Kuhajda