8500 thumb Fauna of Broward County, Florida

This is a non-exhaustive list of possible species to be found in Broward County Florida. This is a companion piece for the Broward county BioBlitz program to help guide possible identifications

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Oak Toad 1
Anaxyrus quercicus
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Southern Toad 2
Anaxyrus terrestris
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Cane Toad 3
Rhinella marina
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Southern Cricket Frog 4
Acris gryllus
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Southern Chorus Frog 5
Pseudacris nigrita
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Little Grass Frog 6
Pseudacris ocularis
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Cuban Treefrog 7
Osteopilus septentrionalis
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Green Tree Frog 8
Hyla cinerea
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Pine Woods Tree Frog 9
Hyla femoralis
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Barking Tree Frog 6
Hyla gratiosa
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Squirrel Tree Frog 10
Hyla squirella
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Eastern Narrow-mouthed Toad 4
Gastrophryne carolinensis
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Pig Frog 11
Lithobates grylio
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Southern Leopard Frog 12
Lithobates sphenocephalus
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Eastern Spadefoot 5
Scaphiopus holbrookii
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Greenhouse Frog 13
Eleutherodactylus planirostris
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American Alligator 14
Alligator mississippiensis
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Northern Curly-tailed Lizard 15
Leiocephalus carinatus
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Green Anole 16
Anolis carolinensis
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Hispaniolan Green Anole 17
Anolis chlorocyanus
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Crested Anole 18
Anolis cristatellus
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Bark Anole 19
Anolis distichus
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Knight Anole 20
Anolis equestris
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Brown Anole 21
Anolis sagrei
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Eastern Glass Lizard 11
Ophisaurus ventralis
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Chameleon sp. 22
Chamaeleo
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Brown Basilisk 23
Basiliscus vittatus
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Black Spiny-tailed Iguana 25
Ctenosaura similis
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Green Iguana 26
Iguana iguana
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Southeastern Five-lined Skink 27
Plestiodon inexpectatus
House Geckos
Hemidactylus
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Tropical House Gecko 28
Hemidactylus mabouia
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Flat-tailed House Gecko 29
Hemidactylus platyurus
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Mediterranean House Gecko 30
Hemidactylus turcicus
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Tokay Gecko 31
Gekko gecko
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Giant Ameiva 32
Ameiva ameiva
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Six-lined Racerunner 11
Aspidoscelis sexlineatus
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Banded Watersnake 6
Nerodia fasciata
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Florida Watersnake 34
Nerodia fasciata pictiventris
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Florida Green Watersnake 11
Nerodia floridana
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Brown Watersnake 11
Nerodia taxispilota
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Southern Ringneck Snake 35
Diadophis punctatus punctatus
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North American Racer 36
Coluber constrictor
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Everglades Racer 6
Coluber constrictor paludicola
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Southern Black Racer 37
Coluber constrictor priapus
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Corn Snake 6
Pantherophis guttatus
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Eastern Rat Snake 38
Pantherophis alleghaniensis
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Brahminy Blindsnake 39
Indotyphlops braminus
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Burmese Python 40
Python bivittatus
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Florida Softshell 41
Apalone ferox
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Common Snapping Turtle 42
Chelydra serpentina
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Striped Mud Turtle 43
Kinosternon baurii
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Eastern Box Turtle 44
Terrapene carolina carolina
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Common Slider 45
Trachemys scripta
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Red-eared Slider 46
Trachemys scripta elegans
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Yellow-bellied Slider 47
Trachemys scripta scripta
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Florida Red-bellied Cooter 48
Pseudemys nelsoni
Peninsular Cooter
Pseudemys peninsularis
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Gopher Tortoise 49
Gopherus polyphemus
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Downy Woodpecker 50
Picoides pubescens
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Pileated Woodpecker 51
Dryocopus pileatus
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Red-bellied Woodpecker 52
Melanerpes carolinus
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Monk Parakeet 53
Myiopsitta monachus
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Burrowing Owl 54
Athene cunicularia
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Belted Kingfisher 55
Megaceryle alcyon
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Eurasian Collared-Dove 56
Streptopelia decaocto
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Rock Pigeon 57
Columba livia
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White-winged Dove 58
Zenaida asiatica
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Mourning Dove 59
Zenaida macroura
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Wood Stork 60
Mycteria americana
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Common Gallinule 61
Gallinula galeata
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American Coot 54
Fulica americana
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Limpkin 62
Aramus guarauna
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Turkey Vulture 63
Cathartes aura
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Black Vulture 64
Coragyps atratus
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Spotted Sandpiper 65
Actitis macularius
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Pied-billed Grebe 66
Podilymbus podiceps
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White Ibis 67
Eudocimus albus
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Little Blue Heron 68
Egretta caerulea
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Snowy Egret 69
Egretta thula
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Tricolored Heron 70
Egretta tricolor
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Great Egret 33
Ardea alba
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Great Blue Heron 33
Ardea herodias
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Cattle Egret 60
Bubulcus ibis
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Green Heron 71
Butorides virescens
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Merlin 34
Falco columbarius
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American Kestrel 72
Falco sparverius
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Ruby-throated Hummingbird 73
Archilochus colubris
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Blue-winged Teal 74
Spatula discors
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Mottled Duck 75
Anas fulvigula
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Muscovy Duck 76
Cairina moschata
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Egyptian Goose 77
Alopochen aegyptiaca
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Osprey 78
Pandion haliaetus
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Cooper's Hawk 79
Accipiter cooperii
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Red-shouldered Hawk 80
Buteo lineatus
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Double-crested Cormorant 81
Phalacrocorax auritus

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