Missouri Natural Heritage Program

Heritage Results for Buchanan County

NameState RankGlobal RankState StatusFederal Status
Dry loess/glacial till prairieImperiled
Code: S2
Not ranked
Code: GNR
Dry-mesic loess/glacial till forestVulnerable
Code: S3
Not ranked
Code: GNR
Dry-mesic loess/glacial till woodlandVulnerable
Code: S3
Not ranked
Code: GNR
MarshImperiled
Code: S2
Not ranked
Code: GNR
American Badger
Taxidea taxus
More American Badger
information
Vulnerable
Code: S3
Secure
Code: G5
Bald Eagle
Haliaeetus leucocephalus
More Bald Eagle
information
Vulnerable
Code: S3
Secure
Code: G5
Bullsnake
Pituophis catenifer sayi
More Bullsnake
information
Unrankable
Code: SU
Secure
Taxonomic subdivision:
Secure
Code: G5T5
Common Gallinule
Gallinula galeata
More Common Gallinule
information
Imperiled
Code: S2
Secure
Code: G5
Eastern Tiger Salamander
Ambystoma tigrinum
More Eastern Tiger Salamander
information
Vulnerable
Code: S3
Secure
Code: G5
Flathead Chub
Platygobio gracilis
More Flathead Chub
information
Critically imperiled
Code: S1
Secure
Code: G5
Endangered
Code: E
Great Plains Skink
Plestiodon obsoletus
More Great Plains Skink
information
Imperiled
Code: S2
Secure
Code: G5
Great Plains Toad
Anaxyrus cognatus
More Great Plains Toad
information
Vulnerable
Code: S3
Secure
Code: G5
Highfin Carpsucker
Carpiodes velifer
More Highfin Carpsucker
information
Imperiled
Code: S2
Apparently secure
Secure
Code: G4G5
Lake Sturgeon
Acipenser fulvescens
More Lake Sturgeon
information
Critically imperiled
Code: S1
Vulnerable
Apparently secure
Code: G3G4
Endangered
Code: E
Least Bittern
Ixobrychus exilis
More Least Bittern
information
Vulnerable
Code: S3
Secure
Code: G5
Least Weasel
Mustela nivalis
More Least Weasel
information
Vulnerable
Code: S3
Secure
Code: G5
Little Brown Myotis
Myotis lucifugus
More Little Brown Myotis
information
Imperiled
Code: S2
Vulnerable
Code: G3
Loggerhead Shrike
Lanius ludovicianus
More Loggerhead Shrike
information
Imperiled
Code: S2
Apparently secure
Code: G4
Long-tailed Weasel
Mustela frenata
More Long-tailed Weasel
information
Vulnerable
Code: S3
Secure
Code: G5
Marsh Wren
Cistothorus palustris
More Marsh Wren
information
Vulnerable
Code: S3
Secure
Code: G5
Pale Bulrush
Scirpus pallidus
Imperiled
Code: S2
Secure
Code: G5
Pallid Sturgeon
Scaphirhynchus albus
More Pallid Sturgeon
information
Critically imperiled
Code: S1
Imperiled
Code: G2
Endangered
Code: E
Endangered
Code: E
Plains Minnow
Hybognathus placitus
More Plains Minnow
information
Imperiled
Code: S2
Apparently secure
Code: G4
Schweinitz's Flatsedge
Cyperus schweinitzii
Vulnerable
Code: S3
Secure
Code: G5
Skeleton Plant
Lygodesmia juncea
Vulnerable
Code: S3
Secure
Code: G5
Sora
Porzana carolina
More Sora
information
Imperiled
Code: S2
Secure
Code: G5
Sturgeon Chub
Macrhybopsis gelida
More Sturgeon Chub
information
Vulnerable
Code: S3
Vulnerable
Code: G3
Tall Agrimony
Agrimonia gryposepala
Unrankable
Code: SU
Secure
Code: G5
Thirteen-lined Ground Squirrel
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus
Imperiled
Code: S2
Secure
Code: G5
Tri-colored Bat
Perimyotis subflavus
Imperiled
Code: S2
Imperiled
Vulnerable
Code: G2G3
Yellow-headed Blackbird
Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus
More Yellow-headed Blackbird
information
Vulnerable
Code: S3
Secure
Code: G5

Stay in Touch with MDC

Stay in Touch with MDC news, newsletters, events, and manage your subscription

Sign up

Our Magazines

Conservationist Magazine

Our monthly publication about conservation in Missouri--free to all residents.

Boats on the water

Xplor Magazine for kids

Xplor helps kids find adventure in their own backyard. Free to residents of Missouri.

brightly colored bird