Herewith you will find a small selection of cryptids that have been reported from Iowa.
*In 1887 a man named Corner saw what he took to be a buzzard in Taylor County. Further investigation revealed it to be a flying snake which had large protruding eyes. It landed in a cornfield.
*A strange creature which showed characteristics of wolverine or bear was reported. The report is undated, but neither creature is supposed to be found in Iowa.
*A creature looking like a Chinese dragon was observed by a couple at Burlington. Its body was about 10 feet long. Tantalizingly, the sighting is again undated.