Oklahoma Field Guide

Discover the diverse species of Oklahoma.


Chuck-will's-widow; Isaac Sanchez/Flickr
Photo by: Isaac Sanchez/Flickr
Common grackle; Glenn Euloth/Flickr
Photo by: Glenn Euloth/Flickr
Common Loon.  Photo by Alan Schmierer/USFWS
Photo by: Alan Schmierer/USFWS
Common Snapping Turtle.  Photo by Jesus Moreno/USFWS
Photo by: Jesus Moreno/USFWS
Copperhead snake at OKC Zoo.  Photo by Jennifer Benge
ODWC Photo
Couch's Spadefoot
ODWC Photo
Coyote, photo by David McGowen
Photo by: David McGowen
Black Crappie Sportfish ID
Photo by: Duane Raver

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.