The Carolina Herp Atlas is a project developed by the Davidson College
Herpetology Laboratory and Davidson College Information Technology Services.
The primary objective of the Carolina Herp Atlas is to provide detailed data
on the distribution of reptiles and amphibians of North and South Carolina.
The database can be used by:
- Herpers and amateur naturalists;
to view species occurences via county-level distribution maps.
- Scientists; to understand activity periods, habitat
relationships, current distributions and other facets of amphibian and reptile ecology
in the Carolinas so that we can better conserve these important components of our
Please submit observations and help track the reptiles and amphibians of the Carolinas!
Contact us with any questions and suggestions.
Eastern Box Turtle (Terrapene carolina)
Eastern Worm Snake (Carphophis amoenus)
Seal Salamander (Desmognathus monticola)
Marbled Salamander (Ambystoma opacum)
Ground Skink (Scincella lateralis)
Ocoee Salamander (Desmognathus ocoee)
Southern Leopard Frog (Rana sphenocephala)
Lesser Siren (Siren intermedia)
Mediterranean Gecko (Hemidactylus turcicus)
Red-spotted Newt (Notophthalmus viridescens)