Missing Herps: Summer 2018 Update

Hello Herpers of Florida! We have an amazing number of observation in this project and, although our reptile and amphibian diversity is well-represented, we are still missing several species that are tracked by the Florida Natural Areas Inventory and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. Even more species have been found since our last "Missing Herps" post in January, but we still need observations of the following species:


Seal Salamander (Desmognathus monticola)

Gulf Hammock Dwarf Siren (Pseudobranchus striatus lustricolus)

Many-lined Salamander (Stereochilus marginatus)


Smooth Softshell (Apalone mutica)

Key Ringneck Snake (Diadophis punctatus acricus)

South Florida Rainbow Snake (Farancia erytrogramma seminola)

Barbour's Map Turtle (Graptemys barbouri)

Striped Mud Turtle (Lower Keys Population) (Kinosternon baurii pop. 1)

Mole Kingsnake (Lampropeltis ...more ↓

Posted on June 26, 2018 06:17 PM by petekleinhenz petekleinhenz | 0 comments | Leave a comment
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