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.

Six-lined Racerunner 1
Aspidoscelis sexlineatus
Spotted House Gecko 2
Hemidactylus parvimaculatus
Eastern Copperhead 3
Agkistrodon contortrix
American Toad 4
Anaxyrus americanus
Fowler's Toad 5
Anaxyrus fowleri
Oak Toad 6
Anaxyrus quercicus
Southern Toad 7
Anaxyrus terrestris
Gulf Coast Toad 8
Incilius nebulifer
Blanchard's Cricket Frog 9
Acris blanchardi
Northern Cricket Frog 10
Acris crepitans
Southern Cricket Frog 5
Acris gryllus
Spring Peeper 11
Pseudacris crucifer
Upland Chorus Frog 12
Pseudacris feriarum
Mountain Chorus Frog 13
Pseudacris brachyphona
Cajun Chorus Frog 8
Pseudacris fouquettei
Southern Chorus Frog 14
Pseudacris nigrita
Ornate Chorus Frog 15
Pseudacris ornata
Cope's Gray Tree Frog 5
Hyla chrysoscelis
Green Tree Frog 17
Hyla cinerea
Pine Woods Tree Frog 12
Hyla femoralis
Barking Tree Frog 12
Hyla gratiosa
Squirrel Tree Frog 13
Hyla squirella
Eastern Narrow-mouthed Toad 5
Gastrophryne carolinensis
Crawfish Frog 18
Lithobates areolatus
American Bullfrog 19
Lithobates catesbeianus
Green Frog 20
Lithobates clamitans
Pig Frog 13
Lithobates grylio
River Frog 21
Lithobates heckscheri
Pickerel Frog 22
Lithobates palustris
Dusky Gopher Frog 23
Lithobates sevosus
Southern Leopard Frog 24
Lithobates sphenocephalus
Eastern Spadefoot 14
Scaphiopus holbrookii
Greenhouse Frog 25
Eleutherodactylus planirostris
Spotted Salamander 26
Ambystoma maculatum
Marbled Salamander 16
Ambystoma opacum
Mole Salamander 27
Ambystoma talpoideum
Small-mouthed Salamander 28
Ambystoma texanum
Tiger Salamander 29
Ambystoma tigrinum
Two-toed Amphiuma 30
Amphiuma means
One-toed Amphiuma 12
Amphiuma pholeter
Three-toed Amphiuma 18
Amphiuma tridactylum
Eastern Hellbender 30
Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis
Mississippi Slimy Salamander 12
Plethodon mississippi
Southern Zigzag Salamander 12
Plethodon ventralis
Webster's Salamander 12
Plethodon websteri
Southern Dusky Salamander 12
Desmognathus auriculatus
Spotted Dusky Salamander 12
Desmognathus conanti
Green Salamander 12
Aneides aeneus
Three-lined Salamander 31
Eurycea guttolineata
Long-tailed Salamander 32
Eurycea longicauda
Mud Salamander 12
Pseudotriton montanus
Red Salamander 13
Pseudotriton ruber
Northern Spring Salamander 35
Gyrinophilus porphyriticus porphyriticus
Four-toed Salamander 36
Hemidactylium scutatum
Gulf Coast Waterdog 37
Necturus beyeri
Red River Mudpuppy 38
Necturus louisianensis
Eastern Newt 13
Notophthalmus viridescens
Central Newt 39
Notophthalmus viridescens louisianensis
Lesser Siren 40
Siren intermedia
American Alligator 41
Alligator mississippiensis
Green Anole 42
Anolis carolinensis
Brown Anole 43
Anolis sagrei
Slender Glass Lizard 12
Ophisaurus attenuatus
Mimic Glass Lizard 44
Ophisaurus mimicus
Eastern Glass Lizard 45
Ophisaurus ventralis
Prairie Lizard 46
Sceloporus consobrinus
Eastern Fence Lizard 47
Sceloporus undulatus
Little Brown Skink 48
Scincella lateralis
Coal Skink 12
Plestiodon anthracinus
Common Five-lined Skink 49
Plestiodon fasciatus
Southeastern Five-lined Skink 50
Plestiodon inexpectatus
Broadhead Skink 39
Plestiodon laticeps
Mediterranean House Gecko 51
Hemidactylus turcicus
Eastern Six-lined Racerunner 52
Aspidoscelis sexlineatus sexlineatus
Smooth Earth Snake 53
Virginia valeriae
Western Ribbon Snake 50
Thamnophis proximus
Gulf Coast Ribbon Snake 34
Thamnophis proximus orarius
Eastern Ribbon Snake 12
Thamnophis saurita
Eastern Ribbon Snake 54
Thamnophis saurita saurita
Common Garter Snake 55
Thamnophis sirtalis
Eastern Garter Snake 56
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis
DeKay's Brownsnake 3
Storeria dekayi
Florida Redbelly Snake 57
Storeria occipitomaculata obscura
Graham's Crayfish Snake 58
Regina grahamii
Queen Snake 59
Regina septemvittata
Saltmarsh Snake 5
Nerodia clarkii
Gulf Salt Marsh Snake 3
Nerodia clarkii clarkii
Plain-bellied Watersnake 60
Nerodia erythrogaster
Banded Watersnake 12
Nerodia fasciata
Broad-banded Water Snake 61
Nerodia fasciata confluens
Diamondback Watersnake 16
Nerodia rhombifer
Northern Water Snake 58
Nerodia sipedon
Rough Earthsnake 62
Haldea striatula

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