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

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

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