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Oklahoma Field Guide

Discover the diverse species of Oklahoma.


Double-crested Cormorant.  Photo by Stephen Ofsthun
Photo by: Stephen Ofsthun
Downy Woodpecker; Bill Crow
Photo by: Bill Crow
Eastern bluebird; Bill Thompson/USFWS
Photo by: Bill Thompson/USFWS
Eastern Chipmunk.  Photo by Sherman Barr/RPS 2017
Photo by: Sherman Barr/RPS 2017
Eastern Collared Lizard.  Photo by Barry Bolton
Photo by: Barry Bolton
Easter gray squirrel.  Photo by Laura Perlick/USFWS
Photo by: Laura Perlick/USFWS
Eastern meadowlark; John Sutton/Flickr
Photo by: John Sutton/CC BY-NC-ND 2.0
Eastern Mole
Photo by: Bert Cash/CC BY 2.0
Eastern Narrow-mouthed Toad
Photo by: Natalie McNear/CC BY-NC 2.0
Eastern Racer.  Photo by Peter Paplanus/
Photo by: Peter Paplanus/CC BY 2.0

Want the 58 amphibian and 94 reptile species and subspecies that can be found within the state's boundaries in book format?  Head to the Outdoor Store to purchase "A Field Guide to Oklahoma's Amphibians and Reptiles".  Each account shares detailed photos of the animal along with a physical description, information about the food and habitat preferences, and notes on the life cycle and habits of the species. Revenue supports the Wildlife Department's Wildlife Diversity Fund.
For information on taking or attempting to take reptiles and amphibians or possessing reptiles or amphibians consult the current regulations.