Missouri Symbols ˆ

Symbols of State >
Nicknames The Show Me State, Bullion State, Lead State, Cave State, Ozark State  
Motto Salus Populi Suprema Lex Esto
Song Missouri Waltz 1949
EcoSymbols >
Flower hawthorn blossom (Crataegus) 1923
Tree American dogwood (Cornus florida) 1955
Fruit Tree pawpaw (Asimina triloba) 2019
Grass big bluestem (Andropogon gerardii) 2017
Grape Norton/Cynthiana grape (Vitis aestivalis) 2003
Tree Nut black walnut (Juglans nigra) 1990
Bird eastern bluebird (Sialia sialis) 1927
Game Bird bobwhite (Colinus virginianus) 2007
Animal Missouri mule (Equus) 1995
Horse Missouri Fox Trotting Horse (Equus caballus) 2002
Reptile three-toed box turtle (Terrapene carolina) 2007
Amphibian bullfrog (Lithobates catesbeianus) 2005
Endangered Species hellbender (Cryptobranchus alleganiensis) 2019
Fish channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus) 1997
Aquatic Animal paddlefish or spoonbill (Polyodon spathula) 1997
Insect honeybee (Apis mellifera) Redundant Symbol 1985
Crustacean crayfish (Cambaridae) 2007
Soil Menfro (unofficial) Unofficial
Fossil † crinoid (Delocrinus missouriensis) 1989
Dinosaur † Hypsibema missouriensis 2004
Mineral galena (lead) 1967
Rock mozarkite 1967
Cultural Symbols >
Dessert ice cream cone 2008
Exercise jumping jacks 2014
Historical Dog Old Drum 2017
Wonder Dog Jim the Wonder Dog 2017
Tartan 2019
Musical Instrument fiddle 1987
American Folk Dance square dance Redundant Symbol 1995
Language English Redundant Symbol 1998
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