Miscellaneous Reptile and Amphibian Photos

(From Areas Not Found on Any Other Regional List of this Web Site)

This is a list of herps I have photographed which do not fall within the other categories of this site: California, Texas, Baja California, Appalachian Salamanders, the Northwest, and the Southwest. There may be additional pictures from other people, also.

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Scientific Name Common Name Original Description Picture Sounds
Caudata Salamanders Scopoli, 1777    
Ambystoma Mole Salamanders Tschudi, 1838    
Ambystoma maculatum Spotted Salamander (Shaw, 1802) Spotted Salamander  
Ichthyosaura   Latreille, 1801    
Ichthyosaura alpestris Alpine Newt (Laurenti, 1768) Green Salamander  
Eurycea Brook Salamanders Rafinesque, 1822    
Eurycea guttolineata Three-lined Salamander Holbrook 1838 Northern Two-lined Salamander  
Phaeognathus Red Hills Salamanders Highton, 1961    
Phaeognathus hubrichti Red Hills Salamander Highton, 1961 rh salamander  
Anura Frogs Duméril, 1806 (as Anoures)    
Acris  Cricket Frogs Duméril and Bibron, 1841    
Acris crepitans Eastern Cricket Frog Baird, 1854 Sounds Only
Acris gryllus Southern Cricket Frog (LeConte, 1825) d Sounds
Anaxyrus  (Bufo) North American Toads Tschudi, 1845    
Anaxyrus americanus American Toad (Holbrook, 1836)    
   Anaxyrus americanus americanus
   (= Bufo americanus americanus)
Eastern American Toad (Holbrook, 1836) x Sounds
Anaxyrus fowleri
(= Bufo fowleri)
Fowler's Toad Hinckley (1882) Eastern American Toad  
Anaxyrus hemiophrys
(= Bufo hemiophrys)
Canadian Toad (Cope, 1886) Frog Sounds
Anaxyrus quercicus Oak Toad Holbrook (1840) Eastern American Toad  
Anaxyrus terrestris
(= Bufo terrestris)
Southern Toad (Bonnaterre, 1789) southern toad

southern toad
Duttaphrynus   Frost et al., 2006    
Duttaphrynus (Bufo) melanostictus Common Indian Toad ? Frog  
Fejervarya   Bolkay, 1915    
Fejervarya syhadrensis Long-legged Cricket Frog
(Southern Cricket Frog, Indian Cricket Frog,
Syhadra Frog)
? Frog  
Gastrophryne North American Narrow-mouthed Toads Fitzinger, 1843    
Gastrophryne carolinensis Eastern Narrow-mouthed Toad (Holbrook, 1836) eastern narrow-mouthed toad  
Hyla Holarctic Treefrogs Laurenti, 1768    
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray Treefrog Cope 1880 Gray Treefrog Sounds
Hyla cinerea
(Dryophytes cinereus)
Green Treefrog Schneider, 1799 green treefrog Sounds
Hyla squirella Squirrel Treefrog Bosc, 1800 Frog Sounds
Lithobates American Water Frogs Fitzinger, 1843    
Lithobates capito Gopher Frog Frost, 2006
Eastern American Toad  
Lithobates catesbeianus American Bullfrog (Shaw, 1802) Frog Sounds
Lithobates clamitans
(= Northern Green Frog -
Rana clamitans melanota
) (Rafinesque, 1820)
Green Frog (Latreille, 1801) northern green frog Sounds
Lithobates grylio Pig Frog (Stejneger, 1901) pig frog Sounds
Lithobates palustris
(=Rana palustris)
Pickerel Frog (LeConte, 1825) pickerel frog  
Lithobates pipiens
(=Rana pipiens)
Northern Leopard Frog (Schreber, 1782) Northern Leopard Frog Sounds
Lithobates sphenocephalus  (MISC) Southern Leopard Frog (Cope, 1886) Frog Sounds
Lithobates sylvaticus Wood Frog Leconte (1825) Eastern American Toad  
Osteopilus West Indian Treefrogs Fitzinger, 1843    
Osteopilus septentrionalis Cuban Treefrog (Duméril and Bibron, 1841) cuban treefrog

cuban treefrog
Polypedates Whipping Frogs Tschudi, 1838    
Polypedates (Rhacophorus) maculatus Common Tree Frog ? common tree frog  
Pseudacris Chorus Frogs Fitzinger, 1843    
Pseudacris maculata (Misc) Boreal Chorus Frog (Agassiz, 1850) Frog Sounds
Squamata Lizards Oppel, 1811    
Agama Agamas Daudin, 1802    
   Agama picticauda  
Peter's Rock Agama (Peters, 1877) common agama  
Ameiva Ameivas Meyer, 1795    
Ameiva ameiva Giant Ameiva (Linnaeus, 1758) giant ameiva  
Anolis Anoles Daudin, 1802    
Anolis carolinensis Green Anole (Voigt, 1832)    
   Anolis carolinensis carolinensis Northern Green Anole (Voigt, 1832) Green Anole  
   Anolis carolinensis seminolus Southern Green Anole Vance, 1991
southern green anole  
Anolis (Ctenotus) cristatellus Crested Anole Duméril and Bibron, 1837    
   Anolis (Ctenonotus) cristatellus   
Puerto Rican Crested Anole Duméril and Bibron, 1837 puerto rican crested anole  
Anolis (Ctenonotus) distichus Bark Anole Cope, 1861    
   Anolis (Ctenonotus) distichus floridanus Florida Bark Anole Smith and McCauley, 1948 bark anole  
Anolis sagrei Brown Anole Duméril and Bibron, 1837 brown anole

brown anole

brown anole
Aspidoscelis Whiptails Fitzinger, 1843    
Aspidoscelis motaguae Giant Whiptail (Sackett, 1941) Giant whiptail  
Aspidoscelis sexlineata Six-lined Racerunner (Linnaeus, 1766)    
  Aspidoscelis sexlineata sexlineata Eastern Six-lined Racerunner (Linnaeus, 1766) eastern six-lined racerunner  
Basiliscus Basilisks Laurenti, 1768    
Basiliscus vittatus Brown Basilisk Wiegmann, 1828 brown basilisk

brown basilisk

brown basilisk
Calotes Bloodsuckers Cuvier, 1817    
Calotes rouxii Forest Calotes
(Roux's Forest Lizard)
Dumeril & Bibron, 1837 forest calotes  
Calotes versicolor Variable Bloodsucker
(Indian Garden Lizard)
(Daudin 1802) indian garden lizard

indian garden lizard
Crotaphytus Collared Lizards Holbrook, 1842    
Crotaphytus collaris Eastern Collared Lizard (Say, 1823) Eastern Collared lizard

eastern collared lizard
Ctenosaura Spiny-tailed Iguanas Wiegmann, 1828    
Ctenosaura similis
Gray’s Spiny-tailed Iguana
(Black Spiny-tailed Iguana)
(Gray, 1831) black spiny-tailed iguana

juvenile black spiny-tailed iguana
Hemidactylus House Geckos Gray, 1825    
Hemidactylus flaviviridis Yellow-Green House Gecko Ruppell, 1835 yellow-green house gecko  
Hemidactylus frenatus Common House Gecko Duméril and Bibron, 1836 Common house gecko Sounds
Hemidactylus mabouia Tropical House Gecko

(Wood Slave
African House Gecko
Cosmopolitan House Gecko)
(Moreau de Jonnès, 1818) wood slave  
Hemidactylus (species unknown) House Gecko Gray, 1825 house gecko

house gecko
Iguana Iguanas Laurenti, 1768    
Iguana iguana Green Iguana (Linnaeus, 1758) green iguana

green iguana

green iguana
Lacerta Wall Lizards, Rock Lizards Linnaeus, 1758    
Lacerta agilis Sand Lizard Linnaeus, 1758    
  Lacerta agilis agilis Sand Lizard Linnaeus, 1758 Northern Green Anole  
Lampropholis Sunskinks Fitzinger, 1843    
Lampropholis delicata Delicate Skink

(aka: Garden Skink, Rainbow Skink, Metallic Skink, Grass Skink, Plague Skink)
(De Vis, 1888) metallic skink  
Laudakia tuberculata Kashmiri Rock Agama Gray, 1827 Kashmiri Rock Agama

Kashmiri Rock Agama
Leiocephalus Curly-tailed Lizards Gray, 1827    
Leiocephalus carinatus Northern Curlytail Lizard Gray, 1827 northern curlytail lizard  
Leiocephalus schreibersii Red-sided Curlytail Lizard (Gravenhorst, 1837) Red-sided Curlytail Lizard

Red-sided Curlytail Lizard
Lepidodactylus Indo-Pacific Geckos Fitzinger, 1843    
Lepidodactylus lugubris Mourning Gecko (Duméril and Bibron, 1836) mourning gecko  
Phelsuma Day Geckos Gray, 1825    
Phelsuma laticauda Gold Dust Day Gecko Boettger, 1880 West African Rainbow Lizard  
Plestiodon Toothy Skinks Duméril and Bibron, 1839 Eumeces  
Plestiodon fasciatus
Common Five-lined Skink (Linnaeus, 1758) 5 lined skink

5 lined skink juvenile
Plestiodon inexpectatus Southeastern Five-lined Skink (Taylor, 1932) Southeastern Five-lined Skink

Southeastern Five-lined Skink
Plestiodon obsoletus
Great Plains Skink Baird and Girard, 1852 Great Plains Skink

Great Plains Skink
Plestiodon reynoldsi Florida Sand Skink (Stejneger, 1910) Florida sand skink  
Plestiodon septentrionalis Prairie Skink Baird, 1859 "1858"    
  Plestiodon septentrionalis septentrionalis Northern Prairie Skink Baird, 1859 Lizard  
Sceloporus Spiny Lizards Wiegmann, 1828    
Sceloporus undulatus Eastern Fence Lizard (Bosc and Daudin in Sonnini and Latreille, 1801) Eastern Fence Lizard

Eastern Fence Lizard
Sceloporus variabilis Rose-bellied Lizard Wiegmann, 1834
  Sceloporus variabilis marmoratus (MX) Texas Rose-bellied Lizard Hallowell, 1852 Texas Rose-bellied Lizard  
Sceloporus woodi Florida Scrub Lizard Stejneger, 1918 Florida Scrub Lizard  
Sphaerodactylus Dwarf Gekos Wagler, 1830    
Sphaerodactylus elegans Ashy Gecko MacLeay, 1834 ashy gecko  
Sphaerodactylus notatus Reef Gecko Baird, 1859 “1858”
   Sphaerodactylus notatus notatus Florida Reef Gecko Baird, 1859 “1858” Florida Reef Gecko  
Trachylepis quinquetaeniata African Five-lined Skink (Lichtenstein, 1823) African Five-lined Skink  
Varanus Monitor Lizards Merrem, 1820    
Varanus bengalensis Bengal Monitor (Daudin, 1802) Bengal Monitor  
Squamata Snakes Oppel, 1811    
Agkistrodon American Moccasins Palisot de Beauvois, 1799    
Agkistrodon laticinctus x
Agkistrodon contortrix
Eastern Copperhead x
Broad-banded Copperhead
Gloyd, 1969 Osage Copperhead  
Agkistrodon piscivorus Cottonmouth (Lacépède, 1789)    
   Agkistrodon piscivorus conanti
  (Agkistrodon conanti)
Florida Cottonmouth Gloyd, 1969 Florida Cottonmouth  
Carphophis North American Wormsnakes Gervais, 1843    
Carphophis amoenus Eastern Wormsnake (Say, 1825)    
Carphophis amoenus amoenus Eastern Wormsnake (Say, 1825) Eastern Wormsnake  
Coluber North American Racers,
Coachwhips and Whipsnakes
Linnaeus, 1758    
Coluber constrictor North American Racer Linnaeus, 1758    
 Coluber constrictor constrictor Northern Black Racer Linnaeus, 1758 Southern Black Racer  
 Coluber constrictor flaviventris Eastern Yellow-bellied Racer Say, 1823 Eastern Yellow-bellied Racer

Eastern Yellow-bellied Racer
 Coluber constrictor helvigularis Brown-chinned Racer Auffenberg, 1955 Brown-chinned Racer  
 Coluber constrictor paludicola Everglades Racer Auffenberg and Babbitt, 1953 Everglades Racer  
 Coluber constrictor priapus Southern Black Racer Dunn and Wood, 1939 Southern Black Racer  
Coluber (Masticophis) flagellum Coachwhip Shaw, 1802    
 Coluber flagellum flagellum Eastern Coachwhip Shaw, 1802 Eastern Coachwhip  
Diadophis Ring-necked Snakes Baird and Girard, 1853    
Diadophis punctatus Ring-necked Snake (Linnaeus, 1766)    
   Diadophis punctatus arnyi Prairie Ring-necked Snake Kennicott, 1859 Prairie Ring-necked Snake  
   Diadophis punctatus edwardsii Northern Ring-necked Snake (Merrem, 1820) Northern Ring-necked Snake  
Epicrates Rainbow Boas Wagler, 1830    
Epicrates cenchria Rainbow Boa (Linnaeus, 1758)    
   Epicrates cenchria cenchria Brazilian Rainbow Boa (Linnaeus, 1758) Rough Earth Snake
Indotyphlops South Asian Blindsnakes Hedges, Marion, Lipp, Marin, and Vidal, 2014    
Indotyphlops braminus Brahminy Blind Snake

(aka Ramphotyphlops braminus, Island Blind Snake, Hawaiian Blind Snake, Flowerpot Snake)
(Daudin, 1803) Brahminy Blindsnake
Lampropeltis Kingsnakes Fitzinger, 1843    
Lampropeltis gentilis Western Milksnake Baird and Girard, 1853 Central Plains Milksnake

Central Plains Milksnake

Red Milksnake
Lampropeltis holbrooki Speckled Kingsnake Stejneger, 1903 Speckled Kingsnake  
Nerodia North American Watersnakes Baird and Girard, 1853    
Nerodia erythrogaster
former ssp. flavigaster)
Plain-bellied Watersnake
(Yellow-bellied Watersnake)
(Forster, 1771) Plain-bellied Watersnake  
Nerodia fasciata Southern Watersnake (Linnaeus, 1766)    
   Nerodia fasciata pictiventris Florida Watersnake (Cope, 1895) Florida Watersnake  
Nerodia sipedon Northern Watersnake (Linnaeus, 1758) Northern Watersnake  
Nerodia taxispilota Brown Watersnake (Holbrook, 1838) Brown Watersnake  
Opheodrys Greensnakes Fitzinger, 1843    
Opheodrys vernalis Smooth Greensnake (Harlan, 1827) Smooth Greensnake  
Pantherophis North American Ratsnakes Fitzinger, 1843    
Pantherophis alleghaniensis Eastern Ratsnake
(Yellow Ratsnake)
(Holbrook, 1836) Eastern Ratsnake  
Pantherophis guttatus Red Cornsnake (Linnaeus, 1766) Red Cornsnake  
Pantherophis obsoletus
(Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta &
Elaphe obsoleta)
Western Ratsnake
(Texas Ratsnake / Black Ratsnake)
(Say, 1823) Texas Ratsnake  
Pantherophis spiloides Gray Ratsnake (Duméril, Bibron and Duméril, 1854) Gray Ratsnake  
Pituophis Bullsnakes, PinesSnakes,
and Gophersnakes
Holbrook, 1842    
Pituophis catenifer Gophersnake (Blainville, 1835)    
Pituophis catenifer sayi Bullsnake (Schlegel, 1837) Bullsnake  
Python Pythons Daudin, 1803    
Python molurus Indian Python (Linnaeus, 1758) Python  
Spalerosophis   Jan, 1865    
Spalerosophis diadema Royal Diadem Ratsnake
(Black-headed Royal Snake)
(Schlegel, 1837) Royal Diadem Ratsnake   
Thamnophis North American Gartersnakes Fitzinger, 1843    
Thamnophis sauritus Eastern Ribbonsnake (Linnaeus, 1766)    
  Thamnophis sauritus sackenii Peninsula Ribbonsnake (Kennicott, 1859) Peninsula Ribbonsnake  
Thamnophis sirtalis Common Gartersnake (Linnaeus, 1758)    
  Thamnophis sirtalis parietalis Red-sided Gartersnake (Say, 1823) Eastern Gartersnake  
  Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Gartersnake (Linnaeus, 1758) Eastern Gartersnake  
Testudines Turtles Linnaeus, 1758    
Apalone North American Softshells Rafinesque, 1832    
Apalone ferox Florida Softshell (Schneider, 1783) Turtle  
Chelydra Snapping Turtles Schweigger, 1812    
Chelydra serpentina Snapping Turtle (Linnaeus, 1758) Eastern Snapping Turtle  
Chrysemys Painted Turtles Gray, 1844    
Chrysemys picta Painted Turtle (Schneider, 1783)    
  Chrysemys picta bellii Western Painted Turtle (Gray, 1831) Western Painted Turtle

Western Painted Turtle
  Chrysemys picta picta Eastern Painted Turtle (Schneider, 1783) Eastern Painted Turtle  
Clemmys Spotted Turtles Ritgen, 1828    
Clemmys guttata Spotted Turtle (Schneider, 1792) Western Painted Turtle  
Geochelone Typical Tortoises Fitzinger, 1835    
Geochelone elegans Indian Star Tortoise Schoepf, 1795 Turtle  
Gopherus Gopher Tortoises Rafinesque, 1832    
Gopherus polyphemus Gopher Tortoise (Daudin, 1802) Turtle  
Kinosternon American Mud Turtles Spix, 1824    
Kinosternon subrubrum Eastern Mud Turtle (Lacépède, 1788)    
  Kinosternon subrubrum subrubrum Southeastern Mud Turtle (Lacepede, 1788) Southeastern Mud Turtle  
Malaclemys Terrapin Gray, 1844    
Malaclemys terrapin Diamond-backed Terrapin (Schoepff, 1793)    
  Malaclemys terrapin macrospilota Ornate Diamond-backed Terrapin (Hay, 1904) Turtle  
Sternotherus Musk Turtles Gray, 1825    
Sternotherus odoratus Eastern Musk Turtle
(Common Musk Turtle)
(Latreille, in Sonnini and Latreille, 1801) Eastern Musk Turtle  
Terrapene American Box Turtles Merrem, 1820    
Terrapene carolina Eastern Box Turtle (Linnaeus, 1758)    
  Terrapene carolina carolina Woodland Box Turtle (Linnaeus, 1758) Western Painted Turtle  
Trachemys Sliders Agassiz, 1857    
Trachemys scripta Pond Slider (Schoepff, 1792)    
  Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared Slider (Wied-Neuwied, 1838) Turtle  
  Trachemys scripta scripta Yellow-bellied Slider (Schoepff, 1792) Yellow-bellied Slider  
Crocodilia Crocodilians      
Alligator Alligators Cuvier, 1807    
Alligator mississipiensis American Alligator (Daudin, 1802 “1801”) alligator

Caiman Caimans Spix, 1825    
Caiman crocodilus Spectacled Caiman (Linnaeus, 1758) caiman  
Crocodylus Crocodiles Laurenti, 1768    
Crocodylus acutus American Crocodile Cuvier, 1807 crocodile  

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