Amphibians and Reptiles found in Massachusetts

Being from Berkshire County, I decided to piece together a guide for Massachusetts for those who are interested in learning information about and identifying the amphibians and reptiles of Massachusetts. If a particular subspecies has been found in Massachusetts and it is not listed here, ...more ↓

Jefferson Salamander 1
Ambystoma jeffersonianum
Blue-spotted Salamander 2
Ambystoma laterale
Mudpuppy 2
Necturus maculosus
Spring Salamander 1
Gyrinophilus porphyriticus
Dusky Salamander 3
Desmognathus fuscus
Marbled Salamander 4
Ambystoma opacum
Eastern Newt 5
Notophthalmus viridescens
Four-toed Salamander 6
Hemidactylium scutatum
Eastern Red-backed Salamander 7
Plethodon cinereus
Spotted Salamander 1
Ambystoma maculatum
Northern Two-lined Salamander 3
Eurycea bislineata
American Toad 8
Anaxyrus americanus
Eastern Spadefoot 9
Scaphiopus holbrookii
Fowler's Toad 4
Anaxyrus fowleri
Spring Peeper 1
Pseudacris crucifer
Gray Treefrog 10
Hyla versicolor
American Bullfrog 11
Lithobates catesbeianus
Green Frog 12
Lithobates clamitans
Pickerel Frog 5
Lithobates palustris
Northern Leopard Frog 13
Lithobates pipiens
Wood Frog 14
Lithobates sylvaticus
Snapping Turtle 15
Chelydra serpentina
Common Musk Turtle 16
Sternotherus odoratus
Spotted Turtle 1
Clemmys guttata
Eastern Painted Turtle 17
Chrysemys picta
Wood Turtle 2
Glyptemys insculpta
Bog Turtle 1
Glyptemys muhlenbergii
Northern Diamondback Terrapin 1
Malaclemys terrapin
Blanding's Turtle 18
Emydoidea blandingii
Northern Red-bellied Cooter
Pseudemys rubriventris
Loggerhead Sea Turtle 19
Caretta caretta
Hawksbill 20
Eretmochelys imbricata
Eastern Worm Snake 21
Carphophis amoenus
Green Turtle 22
Chelonia mydas
Common Five-lined Skink 23
Plestiodon fasciatus
Racer 24
Coluber constrictor
Ringneck Snake 25
Diadophis punctatus
Kemp's Ridley 26
Lepidochelys kempii
Eastern Hognose Snake 27
Heterodon platirhinos
Milk Snake 28
Lampropeltis triangulum
Leatherback Sea Turtle 29
Dermochelys coriacea
Eastern Rat Snake 30
Pantherophis alleghaniensis
Northern Watersnake 31
Nerodia sipedon
Smooth Greensnake 32
Opheodrys vernalis
Redbelly Snake 1
Storeria occipitomaculata
Eastern Ribbon Snake 33
Thamnophis sauritus sauritus
Common Garter Snake 19
Thamnophis sirtalis
Copperhead 34
Agkistrodon contortrix
Timber Rattlesnake 35
Crotalus horridus
Brown Snake 36
Storeria dekayi
Eastern Box Turtle 37
Terrapene carolina carolina

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