4678 thumb Reptiles of Jekyll Island, GA

A complete list of all identified reptile species on Jekyll Island, Georgia, USA. Animals were accurately identified by research biologist with the Georgia Sea Turtle Center and University of Georgia.

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American Alligator 1
Alligator mississippiensis
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Eastern Ribbonsnake 2
Thamnophis sauritus
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Cottonmouth 3
Agkistrodon piscivorus
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Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnake 4
Crotalus adamanteus
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Eastern Garter Snake 5
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis
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Timber Rattlesnake 6
Crotalus horridus
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Eastern Rat Snake 7
Pantherophis alleghaniensis
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Corn Snake 3
Pantherophis guttatus
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Common Kingsnake 8
Lampropeltis getula
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Scarlet Snake 9
Cemophora coccinea
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Rough Greensnake 10
Opheodrys aestivus
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Banded Water Snake 3
Nerodia fasciata
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Ringneck Snake 9
Diadophis punctatus
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Redbelly Snake 11
Storeria occipitomaculata
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Pond Slider 12
Trachemys scripta
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Red-eared Slider 13
Trachemys scripta elegans
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Southern Black Racer 14
Coluber constrictor priapus
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Eastern Box Turtle 15
Terrapene carolina carolina
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Coachwhip 16
Coluber flagellum
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Three-toed Box Turtle 17
Terrapene carolina triunguis
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Eastern Chicken Turtle 18
Deirochelys reticularia reticularia
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Eastern Mud Turtle 10
Kinosternon subrubrum
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Carolina Diamondback Terrapin 19
Malaclemys terrapin centrata
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Common Snapping Turtle 21
Chelydra serpentina
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Florida Red-bellied Cooter 22
Pseudemys nelsoni
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Kemp's Ridley 23
Lepidochelys kempii
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Loggerhead Sea Turtle 24
Caretta caretta
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Green Sea Turtle 25
Chelonia mydas
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Leatherback Sea Turtle 26
Dermochelys coriacea
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Mediterranean House Gecko 9
Hemidactylus turcicus
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Green Anole 27
Anolis carolinensis
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Brown Anole 28
Anolis sagrei
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Broadhead Skink 29
Plestiodon laticeps
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Little Brown Skink 9
Scincella lateralis
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Eastern Glass Lizard 3
Ophisaurus ventralis
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Six-lined Racerunner 3
Aspidoscelis sexlineata
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Common Five-lined Skink 30
Plestiodon fasciatus

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