9967 thumb Reptiles and Amphibians of Mississippi

Turtles, snakes, salamanders and frogs found in the state of Mississippi. Native and non-native included.

Ranges and some selection from "Peterson Field Guide to Reptiles and Amphibians of Eastern and Central North America", and iNaturalist databases.

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American Toad 1
Anaxyrus americanus
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Fowler's Toad 2
Anaxyrus fowleri
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Oak Toad 3
Anaxyrus quercicus
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Southern Toad 4
Anaxyrus terrestris
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Gulf Coast Toad 5
Incilius nebulifer
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Blanchard's Cricket Frog 6
Acris blanchardi
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Northern Cricket Frog 7
Acris crepitans
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Southern Cricket Frog 2
Acris gryllus
3647649643 fddc764436 m
Mountain Chorus Frog 8
Pseudacris brachyphona
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Spring Peeper 9
Pseudacris crucifer
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Upland Chorus Frog 10
Pseudacris feriarum
240px cajun chorus frog (pseudacris fouquettei)
Cajun Chorus Frog 5
Pseudacris fouquettei
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Southern Chorus Frog 11
Pseudacris nigrita
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Ornate Chorus Frog 12
Pseudacris ornata
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Cope's Gray Tree Frog 2
Hyla chrysoscelis
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Green Tree Frog 14
Hyla cinerea
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Pine Woods Tree Frog 10
Hyla femoralis
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Barking Tree Frog 10
Hyla gratiosa
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Squirrel Tree Frog 8
Hyla squirella
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Eastern Narrow-mouthed Toad 2
Gastrophryne carolinensis
25631881841 b2bbe29c16 m
Crawfish Frog 15
Lithobates areolatus
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American Bullfrog 16
Lithobates catesbeianus
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Green Frog 17
Lithobates clamitans
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Pig Frog 8
Lithobates grylio
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River Frog 18
Lithobates heckscheri
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Pickerel Frog 19
Lithobates palustris
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Dusky Gopher Frog 20
Lithobates sevosus
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Southern Leopard Frog 21
Lithobates sphenocephalus
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Eastern Spadefoot 11
Scaphiopus holbrookii
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Greenhouse Frog 22
Eleutherodactylus planirostris
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Spotted Salamander 23
Ambystoma maculatum
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Marbled Salamander 13
Ambystoma opacum
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Mole Salamander 24
Ambystoma talpoideum
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Small-mouthed Salamander 25
Ambystoma texanum
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Tiger Salamander 26
Ambystoma tigrinum
240px amphiuma (two toed)
Two-toed Amphiuma 27
Amphiuma means
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One-toed Amphiuma 10
Amphiuma pholeter
240px three toed amphiuma (amphiuma tridactylum) (17011985960)
Three-toed Amphiuma 15
Amphiuma tridactylum
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Eastern Hellbender 27
Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis
5465418810 1abcdb5bf6 m
Mississippi Slimy Salamander 10
Plethodon mississippi
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Southern Zigzag Salamander 10
Plethodon ventralis
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Webster's Salamander 10
Plethodon websteri
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Southern Dusky Salamander 10
Desmognathus auriculatus
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Spotted Dusky Salamander 10
Desmognathus conanti
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Green Salamander 10
Aneides aeneus
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Three-lined Salamander 28
Eurycea guttolineata
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Mud Salamander 10
Pseudotriton montanus
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Red Salamander 8
Pseudotriton ruber
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Northern Spring Salamander 32
Gyrinophilus porphyriticus porphyriticus
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Four-toed Salamander 33
Hemidactylium scutatum
240px necturus beyeri
Gulf Coast Waterdog 34
Necturus beyeri
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Red River Mudpuppy 35
Necturus louisianensis
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Eastern Newt 8
Notophthalmus viridescens
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Central Newt 36
Notophthalmus viridescens louisianensis
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Lesser Siren 37
Siren intermedia
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American Alligator 38
Alligator mississippiensis
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Green Anole 39
Anolis carolinensis
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Brown Anole 40
Anolis sagrei
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Slender Glass Lizard 10
Ophisaurus attenuatus
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Mimic Glass Lizard 41
Ophisaurus mimicus
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Eastern Glass Lizard 42
Ophisaurus ventralis
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Prairie Lizard 43
Sceloporus consobrinus
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Eastern Fence Lizard 44
Sceloporus undulatus
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Little Brown Skink 45
Scincella lateralis
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Coal Skink 10
Plestiodon anthracinus
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Common Five-lined Skink 46
Plestiodon fasciatus
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Southeastern Five-lined Skink 47
Plestiodon inexpectatus
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Broadhead Skink 36
Plestiodon laticeps
Small
Mediterranean House Gecko 48
Hemidactylus turcicus
Small
Eastern Six-lined Racerunner 49
Aspidoscelis sexlineatus sexlineatus
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Smooth Earth Snake 50
Virginia valeriae
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Western Ribbon Snake 47
Thamnophis proximus
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Gulf Coast Ribbon Snake 31
Thamnophis proximus orarius
5691310366 ab4fda9f03 m
Eastern Ribbon Snake 10
Thamnophis saurita
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Eastern Ribbon Snake 51
Thamnophis saurita saurita
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Common Garter Snake 52
Thamnophis sirtalis
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Eastern Garter Snake 53
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis
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DeKay's Brownsnake 54
Storeria dekayi
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Florida Redbelly Snake 55
Storeria occipitomaculata obscura
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Graham's Crayfish Snake 56
Regina grahamii
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Queen Snake 57
Regina septemvittata
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Saltmarsh Snake 2
Nerodia clarkii
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Gulf Salt Marsh Snake 54
Nerodia clarkii clarkii
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Plain-bellied Watersnake 58
Nerodia erythrogaster
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Banded Watersnake 10
Nerodia fasciata
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Broad-banded Water Snake 59
Nerodia fasciata confluens
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Diamondback Watersnake 13
Nerodia rhombifer
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Northern Water Snake 56
Nerodia sipedon
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Rough Earthsnake 60
Haldea striatula
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Glossy Swampsnake 11
Liodytes rigida
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Ringneck Snake 61
Diadophis punctatus
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Southern Ringneck Snake 62
Diadophis punctatus punctatus

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