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Eastern Box Turtle (Terrapene carolina ssp. carolina)

Observer

joseph92

Date

July 2019

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Eastern Box Turtle (Terrapene carolina ssp. carolina)

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joseph92

Date

June 2020

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Eastern Box Turtle (Terrapene carolina ssp. carolina)

Observer

joseph92

Date

October 2020

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Timber Rattlesnake (Crotalus horridus)

Observer

joseph92

Date

August 2020

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Eastern Glossy Swampsnake (Liodytes rigida ssp. rigida)

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johnwe3

Date

March 2021

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Heermann's Gull (Larus heermanni)

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kpwest

Date

August 2021

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Blue Ridge Two-lined Salamander (Eurycea wilderae)

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hannahwojo

Date

November 29, 2020 01:49 PM EST

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Gray Ratsnake (Pantherophis spiloides)

Observer

katstclair

Date

June 5, 2021 08:44 AM CDT

Description

Is this a diamondback water snake? We saw him very close to the wolf river.

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Broad-headed Skink (Plestiodon laticeps)

Observer

naturepix999

Date

July 12, 2021 02:44 PM EDT

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Six-spotted Tiger Beetle (Cicindela sexguttata)

Observer

bugeyed_fr

Date

July 5, 2019 11:00 AM EDT

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Banded Day Gecko (Phelsuma standingi)

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kdg

Date

June 2021

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Eurasian Collared-Dove (Streptopelia decaocto)

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tysmith

Date

April 28, 2020 06:13 PM EDT

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Western Tanager (Piranga ludoviciana)

Observer

tysmith

Date

November 26, 2020 09:57 AM EST

Description

Rarity coming to feeder. It has been lingering a few days.

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Eastern Screech-Owl (Megascops asio)

Observer

tysmith

Date

November 25, 2019 08:24 PM EST

Description

In one of the barns on my family property.

eBird List: https://ebird.org/checklist/S61753265

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Northern Shoveler (Spatula clypeata)

Observer

tysmith

Date

November 24, 2019 01:49 PM EST

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Ring-necked Duck (Aythya collaris)

Observer

tysmith

Date

November 24, 2019 01:45 PM EST

Description

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Red-shouldered Hawk (Buteo lineatus)

Observer

tysmith

Date

January 1, 2020 11:49 AM EST

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Eastern Red-shouldered Hawk (Buteo lineatus ssp. lineatus)

Observer

tysmith

Date

February 26, 2020 10:37 AM EST

Description

Hunting frogs in ditch.

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Savannah Sparrow (Passerculus sandwichensis)

Observer

tysmith

Date

March 14, 2020 03:45 PM EDT

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Feral Pigeon (Columba livia var. domestica)

Observer

tysmith

Date

March 14, 2020 01:44 PM EDT

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Fish Crow (Corvus ossifragus)

Observer

tysmith

Date

March 14, 2020 01:44 PM EDT

Description

Heard. Man these guys are tiny up close.

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Virginia Rail (Rallus limicola)

Observer

tysmith

Date

March 27, 2020 05:04 PM EDT

Description

Continuing group. I have only heard this species calling before so these looks were a treat! I knew they were small, but this thing was TINY...

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Loggerhead Shrike (Lanius ludovicianus)

Observer

tysmith

Date

April 29, 2020 11:41 AM EDT

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Ring-necked Duck (Aythya collaris)

Observer

tysmith

Date

February 6, 2021 12:18 PM EST

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Semipalmated Plover (Charadrius semipalmatus)

Observer

tysmith

Date

May 4, 2019 11:14 AM EDT

Description

Discovered this little fella as part of GLOBAL BIG DAY. Very rare in our area. I finished up the day with 108 species.

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Forster's Tern (Sterna forsteri)

Observer

tysmith

Date

August 15, 2019 10:12 AM EDT

Description

Several.

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Clapper Rail (Rallus crepitans)

Observer

tysmith

Date

May 3, 2020 04:21 PM EDT

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Forster's Tern (Sterna forsteri)

Observer

tysmith

Date

May 6, 2020 05:27 PM EDT

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Pine Warbler (Setophaga pinus)

Observer

tysmith

Date

May 21, 2020 10:23 AM EDT

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Barred Owl (Strix varia)

Observer

tysmith

Date

June 19, 2020 06:18 PM EDT

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Dickcissel (Spiza americana)

Observer

tysmith

Date

June 13, 2020 06:27 PM EDT

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European House Sparrow (Passer domesticus ssp. domesticus)

Observer

tysmith

Date

July 23, 2020 04:32 PM EDT

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Sanderling (Calidris alba)

Observer

tysmith

Date

August 21, 2020 11:26 AM EDT

Description

Found earlier today by Warren Rolfe (@wrolfe). Rare transient for the region. Bird happily wandered close to 6 feet away from me.

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Laughing Gull (Leucophaeus atricilla)

Observer

tysmith

Date

August 27, 2020 12:59 PM EDT

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Northern Barred Owl (Strix varia ssp. varia)

Observer

tysmith

Date

September 23, 2020 11:00 PM EDT

Description

Visiting campsite.

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European Starling (Sturnus vulgaris)

Observer

tysmith

Date

November 24, 2020 12:09 PM EST

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Orange-crowned Warbler (Leiothlypis celata)

Observer

tysmith

Date

December 30, 2020 10:56 AM EST

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Cooper's Hawk (Accipiter cooperii)

Observer

tysmith

Date

December 30, 2020 04:05 PM EST

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Northeastern Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias ssp. herodias)

Observer

tysmith

Date

January 17, 2021 11:42 AM EST

Description

Posed for some good shots...

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Northern Mockingbird (Mimus polyglottos)

Observer

tysmith

Date

January 30, 2021 04:33 PM EST

Description

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Evening Grosbeak (Coccothraustes vespertinus)

Observer

tysmith

Date

February 13, 2021 12:20 PM EST

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American Herring Gull (Larus argentatus ssp. smithsonianus)

Observer

tysmith

Date

February 21, 2021 01:29 PM EST

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Black Vulture (Coragyps atratus)

Observer

tysmith

Date

March 20, 2021 04:30 PM EDT

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Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus)

Observer

tysmith

Date

March 20, 2021 05:02 PM EDT

Description

Got some roadkill...

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Common Yellowthroat (Geothlypis trichas)

Observer

tysmith

Date

March 29, 2021 02:05 PM EDT

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Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos)

Observer

tysmith

Date

May 22, 2021 01:47 PM EDT

Description

Mama with babies.

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Eastern American Toad (Anaxyrus americanus ssp. americanus)

Observer

carolinashepherd

Date

May 2021

Description

Leucistic(?) toad

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Broad-headed Skink (Plestiodon laticeps)

Observer

snakewrangler95

Date

April 2021

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

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Dusky Salamanders (Genus Desmognathus)

Observer

yasuhikok

Date

May 2021

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Broad-headed Skink (Plestiodon laticeps)

Observer

calamacow75

Date

April 30, 2021 05:42 PM EDT

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Broad-headed Skink (Plestiodon laticeps)

Observer

allenbrowne

Date

May 6, 2021 03:46 PM EDT

Description

Broadheaded Skink - Plestiodon laticeps - Female (persued by male)

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Common Five-lined Skink (Plestiodon fasciatus)

Observer

yasuhikok

Date

May 8, 2021 03:55 PM EDT

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Scarlet Kingsnake (Lampropeltis elapsoides)

Observer

eyespywithmyi

Date

May 12, 2021 07:05 PM UTC

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Pacific Gopher Snake (Pituophis catenifer ssp. catenifer)

Observer

faris

Date

July 2019

Place

Private

Description

Getting eaten by a California Kingsnake was one of 3 found that day

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Southeastern Five-lined Skink (Plestiodon inexpectatus)

Observer

johnwe3

Date

April 4, 2021 12:13 PM EDT

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Chum Salmon (Oncorhynchus keta)

Observer

kathawk

Date

November 6, 2016 09:23 AM PST

Description

Many fish crossing the road, going north.

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Barking Treefrog (Hyla gratiosa)

Observer

tysmith

Date

April 2021

Description

What are the most spectacular specimens I have ever seen, and maybe one of the best photos I’ve ever taken.

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Black-and-gold Flat Millipede (Apheloria virginiensis)

Observer

vexedmuddler

Date

June 22, 2019 11:38 PM EDT

Description

Photos taken in black light.

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American Bullfrog (Lithobates catesbeianus)

Observer

kimssight

Date

September 15, 2017 12:36 PM PDT

Description

Cool reverb on the water when the frog croaked

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Northern Cottonmouth (Agkistrodon piscivorus)

Observer

tysmith

Date

March 26, 2021 06:02 PM EDT

Description

The cutest Cottonmouth ever!

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North American Toads (Genus Anaxyrus)

Observer

shadowraven

Date

September 26, 2019 07:47 PM EDT

Place

3, VA, USA (Google, OSM)

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Woodland Salamanders (Genus Plethodon)

Date

November 22, 2020 02:32 PM EST

Description

It is probably just a red backed salamander but there were a bunch that looked weird like this one. Found at mount pleasant. I added a photo of P. Hubrichti that I found recently at Apple Orchard Mountain for comparison.

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Red-spotted Newt (Notophthalmus viridescens ssp. viridescens)

Observer

lamplighter

Date

August 31, 2020 11:26 AM PDT

Description

Eastern newt eft found under log near our private pond. This would be the third eft form I've found in this general vicinity. It is without a doubt that a breeding population of Notophthalumus (exotic) are established here in Whatcom county Washington.

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Spotted Salamander (Ambystoma maculatum)

Observer

mattbuckingham

Date

January 2014

Place

Private

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Northern Zigzag Salamander (Plethodon dorsalis)

Observer

snakemansm96

Date

February 28, 2021 10:55 PM EST

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Cope's Gray Treefrog (Hyla chrysoscelis)

Observer

bmeade00

Date

August 3, 2020 04:14 PM EDT

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Northern Mockingbird (Mimus polyglottos)

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taniahomayoun

Date

April 28, 2019 02:04 PM CDT

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Eastern Garter Snake (Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis)

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amielhopkins

Date

October 27, 2019 04:54 PM EDT

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Blue-breasted Quail (Synoicus chinensis)

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indrabone

Date

December 21, 2019 06:36 PM +11

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Great White Heron (Ardea herodias ssp. occidentalis)

Observer

jaykeller

Date

February 7, 2016 11:56 AM PST

Description

View the sequence of 18 shots that document this Great White Heron's struggle with this fish at Bahia Honda!

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Eastern Mudminnow (Umbra pygmaea)

Observer

emilio_c

Date

October 3, 2020 10:40 AM EDT

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Northern Watersnake (Nerodia sipedon ssp. sipedon)

Observer

bobzappalorti

Date

September 8, 2017 04:37 PM EDT

Description

Albino found in wild.

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Green Iguana (Iguana iguana)

Observer

arctic_mongoose

Date

December 30, 2011

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dhfischer

Date

July 6, 2019 10:47 AM HST

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Deirochelyine Turtles (Subfamily Deirochelyinae)

Observer

isteve

Date

December 2020

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Green Iguana (Iguana iguana)

Observer

nikonglass

Date

December 2020

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Florida Burrowing Owl (Athene cunicularia ssp. floridana)

Observer

tysmith

Date

December 2020

Description

Lifer!

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Black Spiny-tailed Iguana (Ctenosaura similis)

Observer

tysmith

Date

December 7, 2020 12:47 PM EST

Description

Big, beach boy loafing around with his harem of babes. The first is perhaps my favorite photo I have ever taken.

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Nose-horned Viper (Vipera ammodytes)

Observer

aztekium

Date

October 28, 2012 12:12 PM GMT

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Northern Watersnake (Nerodia sipedon ssp. sipedon)

Observer

gtsalmon

Date

September 24, 2009 02:54 PM CDT

Description

Dicephalic neonate found in a residential yard. GTS 861. VW ABC 015. Note several spinal kinks. Specimen survived several months, fed sporadically, died and was preserved.

See: Wallach, Van and Gerard T. Salmon (2013) Axial Bifurcation and Duplication in Snakes. Part V. A Review of Nerodia sipedon Cases with a New Record from New York State, 102-106. In Bulletin of the Chicago Herpetological Society 48(8).

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Rough Earthsnake (Haldea striatula)

Observer

bradmoon

Date

March 2013

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Valley and Ridge Salamander (Plethodon hoffmani)

Observer

c4c

Date

April 4, 2017

Description

Dark back with slight white mottling more prominent on ventral side

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Smooth Greensnake (Opheodrys vernalis)

Observer

orhippys

Date

September 17, 2020 11:55 AM EDT

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Smooth Greensnake (Opheodrys vernalis)

Observer

tysmith

Date

October 23, 2020 01:28 PM EDT

Description

Lifer and herp species #120 for me in VA this year. Found under a rock with a Northern Ringneck Snake.

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Ozark Zigzag Salamander (Plethodon angusticlavius)

Observer

kaptainkory

Date

March 2011

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Eastern Hognose Snake (Heterodon platirhinos)

Observer

pgwamsley

Date

May 17, 2014 02:52 PM EDT

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Black Witch (Ascalapha odorata)

Observer

tysmith

Date

September 28, 2020 12:04 PM EDT

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Brown-headed Nuthatch (Sitta pusilla)

Observer

williamwisephoto

Date

March 31, 2017 12:21 PM EDT

Description

March, 2017 nature journal entry; Walton County, Georgia. A flurry of back and forth flights directed my eye to a tree stump leaning over the water’s edge. Brown-headed Nuthatches (Sitta pusilla) were making runs to a small opening in the stump and disappearing in the shadowy hole. Zooming in, I saw the incoming flights carried small pieces of... http://williamwisephoto.com/photographyblog/nuthatch-nest

~William Wise Photo Nature Notes is a wildlife, birding and nature photography blog documenting the beauty, design and wonder of God’s creation. -- "What a wildly wonderful world, God! You made it all, with Wisdom at Your side, made earth overflow with your wonderful creations." Psalms 104 The Message

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Mangrove Saltmarsh Snake (Nerodia clarkii ssp. compressicauda)

Observer

dylannt

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Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnake (Crotalus adamanteus)

Observer

torreya_trekker

Description

"Diamondless" aberrant individual, seen moving through property, and vanished into an armadillo burrow.

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Afghan Tortoise (Testudo horsfieldii)

Observer

amandaaugustine

Date

August 2020

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Eastern Mudsnake (Farancia abacura ssp. abacura)

Observer

tysmith

Date

August 2020

Description

Lifer! Third VA iNat record. Juvenile male in road. Moved off road.

Other Animals

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Animals (Kingdom Animalia)

Observer

joannav

Date

June 3, 2020 11:00 AM EDT

Description

Repetitive call. Insect?

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (Papilio glaucus)

Observer

maxmom

Date

June 1, 2020

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Pickerel Frog (Lithobates palustris)

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graytreefrog

Date

July 26, 2020 10:19 AM EDT

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Ring-necked Snake (Diadophis punctatus)

Observer

kristen81

Date

July 5, 2020 03:02 PM CDT

Description

Albino ring neck, brought in to our office by a curious cabin guest

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Aquatic Box Turtle (Terrapene coahuila)

Observer

raymundof

Date

August 2009

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Northern Italian Wall Lizard (Podarcis siculus ssp. campestris)

Observer

dmeyers315

Date

June 2020

Description

I observed this guy scurrying out of a bush and into a crosswalk sign. I don’t know what type of Lizard he is but this guy is obviously not native to VA.

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Amur Carp (Cyprinus rubrofuscus)

Observer

pmk00001

Date

April 6, 2006 01:46 PM EDT

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Common Thread Turtle (Mauremys sinensis)

Observer

sadawolk

Date

June 2020