Oklahoma Field Guide

Discover the diverse species of Oklahoma.

MAMMALS REPTILES AMPHIBIANS BIRDS INVERTEBRATES FISH

Broad-headed Skink.  Photo by Melissa McMasters/Flickr.com
Photo by: Melissa McMasters/Flickr
Brown creeper; Zenbikescience/Flickr
Photo by: Zenbikescience/Flickr
Brown Recluse, SMITHSONIAN INST. NMNH INSECT ZOO/FLICKR CC BY
Photo by: SMITHSONIAN INST. NMNH INSECT ZOO/FLICKR CC
Brown Tarantula.  Photo by Stephen Ofsthun
Photo by: Stephen Ofsthun
Brown thrasher; Kenneth Cole Schneider/Flickr
Photo by: Kenneth Cole Schneider/Flickr
Brown-headed cowbird; Rodney Campbell/Flickr
Photo by: Rodney Campbell/Flickr
Burrowing Owl.  Photo by Dave McGowen/RPS 2017
Photo by: Dave McGowen/RPS 2017
Cajun Chorus Frog
ODWC Photo
Canvasback Drake Duck.  Photo by Bill Horn
Photo by: Bill Horn

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.