Smokies Most Wanted

We need iNaturalist observations of these species in Great Smoky Mountains National Park! Every observation you add gives us another datapoint about where and when these species occur in the Smokies. We use them to map and learn about these species, helping park officials make informed ...more ↓

Fowler's Toad 1
Anaxyrus fowleri
Northern Cricket Frog 2
Acris crepitans
Upland Chorus Frog 3
Pseudacris feriarum
Pickerel Frog 4
Lithobates palustris
Northern Green Anole 5
Anolis carolinensis
Common Snapping Turtle 6
Chelydra serpentina
Eastern Screech-Owl 7
Megascops asio
American Woodcock 8
Scolopax minor
Killdeer 9
Charadrius vociferus
Peregrine Falcon 10
Falco peregrinus
Mallard 11
Anas platyrhynchos
Common Grackle 12
Quiscalus quiscula
European Starling 13
Sturnus vulgaris
Blue Grosbeak 14
Passerina caerulea
Yellow-rumped Warbler 15
Setophaga coronata
Magnolia Warbler 16
Setophaga magnolia
Eastern Kingbird 17
Tyrannus tyrannus
Nine-banded Armadillo 18
Dasypus novemcinctus
Eastern Chipmunk 19
Tamias striatus
Southern Rock Vole 20
Microtus chrotorrhinus carolinensis
Appalachian Tigersnail 21
Anguispira mordax
black mantleslug 22
Pallifera hemphilli
Toothed Globe 23
Mesodon zaletus
Northern Threetooth 24
Triodopsis tridentata
Flat Button 25
Mesomphix subplanus
Riley's Clearwing Moth 26
Synanthedon rileyana
Abbott's Sphinx 27
Sphecodina abbottii
Laurel Sphinx Moth 28
Sphinx kalmiae
Eastern Giant Swallowtail 30
Papilio cresphontes
Red-spotted Purple 31
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
Mourning Cloak 32
Nymphalis antiopa
Harvester 33
Feniseca tarquinius
The Neighbor 34
Haploa contigua
Spear-marked Black 35
Rheumaptera hastata
White-spotted Sable 36
Anania funebris
Orange-patched Smoky Moth 37
Pyromorpha dimidiata
Nason's Slug Moth 38
Natada nasoni
Spun Glass Slug Moth 27
Isochaetes beutenmuelleri
Skiff Moth 40
Prolimacodes badia
Spotted Thyris Moth 33
Thyris maculata
European Hornet 41
Vespa crabro
Eastern Ironclad Beetle 42
Phellopsis obcordata
Red-banded Fungus Beetle 39
Megalodacne fasciata
Pleasing Fungus Beetle 42
Megalodacne heros
Riffle Beetle 20
Optioservus trivittatus
Emerald Ash Borer 43
Agrilus planipennis
Redlegged Grasshopper 44
Melanoplus femurrubrum
Green Stink Bug 45
Chinavia hilaris
Great Blue Skimmer 35
Libellula vibrans
Ashy Clubtail 46
Phanogomphus lividus
Sable Clubtail 47
Stenogomphurus rogersi
Black-shouldered Spinyleg 48
Dromogomphus spinosus
Zebra Clubtail 46
Stylurus scudderi
Brown Spiketail 50
Cordulegaster bilineata
Variable Dancer 51
Argia fumipennis
Powdered Dancer 33
Argia moesta
Superb Jewelwing 52
Calopteryx amata
Appalachian Jewelwing 46
Calopteryx angustipennis
Fishfly 54
Nigronia fasciata
Sparselobe Grapefern 55
Sceptridium biternatum
Littleleaf sensitive-briar 56
Mimosa microphylla
Pigeonwings 57
Clitoria mariana
Mountain False Indigo 58
Amorpha glabra
Largeleaf Phlox 59
Phlox amplifolia
Poke milkweed 57
Asclepias exaltata
Fourleaf Milkweed 60
Asclepias quadrifolia
Buttonbush 61
Cephalanthus occidentalis
Woodland Pinkroot / Indian Pink 62
Spigelia marilandica
American bittersweet 63
Celastrus scandens
New York Ironweed 64
Vernonia noveboracensis
Leafy elephant's-foot 65
Elephantopus carolinianus
Upland boneset 66
Eupatorium sessilifolium
Rabbit-tobacco 67
Pseudognaphalium obtusifolium
Silverrod 68
Solidago bicolor
Bear's foot 69
Smallanthus uvedalia
Great indian plantain 70
Arnoglossum reniforme
Cutleaf coneflower / sochan 71
Rudbeckia laciniata
Great Blue Lobelia 72
Lobelia siphilitica
Clasping Venus's looking glass 73
Triodanis perfoliata
Tree of heaven 74
Ailanthus altissima
Chinkapin Oak 75
Quercus muehlenbergii
American trumpet vine 76
Campsis radicans
White turtlehead 37
Chelone glabra
Roundlobe Hepatica 39
Hepatica americana
Blackhaw 64
Viburnum prunifolium
Hairy angelica 77
Angelica venenosa
Eastern green violet 78
Hybanthus concolor
Virginia snakeroot 1
Endodeca serpentaria
Deertongue 64
Dichanthelium clandestinum
Brown wide-lip orchid 72
Liparis liliifolia
Three birds orchid 80
Triphora trianthophoros
Lesser purple-fringed orchid 81
Platanthera psycodes
Small spreading pogonia 57
Cleistesiopsis bifaria
Dwarf iris 82
Iris verna
Narrow-leaved blue-eyed grass 81
Sisyrinchium angustifolium

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