Amphibians and Reptiles of Pender County, NC

Alligators
Common Name Scientic Name Observations Last Recorded
American Alligator Alligator mississippiensis 15 2020-05-10
Frogs
Lizards
Salamanders
Snakes
Common Name Scientic Name Observations Last Recorded
Banded Watersnake Nerodia fasciata 208 2024-04-02
Brown Snake Storeria dekayi 7 2023-10-06
Brown Watersnake Nerodia taxispilota 43 2024-05-03
Carolina Swamp Snake Seminatrix pygaea 28 2024-05-09
Common Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis 61 2023-10-10
Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix 296 2023-10-26
Corn Snake Elaphe guttata 123 2024-05-03
Cottonmouth Agkistrodon piscivorus 83 2024-05-09
Eastern Coachwhip Masticophis flagellum 26 2023-07-01
Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos 20 2022-10-15
Eastern Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula 64 2024-04-09
Eastern Ribbon Snake Thamnophis sauritus 38 2021-09-19
Eastern Worm Snake Carphophis amoenus 16 2020-06-04
Glossy Crayfish Snake Regina rigida 37 2021-06-30
Milksnake Lampropeltis triangulum 1 2007-03-03
Mole Kingsnake Lampropeltis calligaster 34 2023-04-05
Mud Snake Farancia abacura 40 2024-05-05
Pigmy Rattlesnake Sistrurus miliarius 63 2024-06-17
Pine Woods Snake Rhadinaea flavilata 17 2023-05-22
Racer Coluber constrictor 326 2024-06-20
Rainbow Snake Farancia erytrogramma 6 2020-04-08
Rat Snake Elaphe obsoleta 129 2023-09-12
Red-bellied Snake Storeria occipitomaculata 54 2024-05-09
Redbelly Watersnake Nerodia erythrogaster 67 2024-06-16
Ringneck Snake Diadophis punctatus 21 2023-05-22
Rough Earth Snake Virginia striatula 13 2021-05-13
Rough Green Snake Opheodrys aestivus 139 2023-10-16
Scarlet kingsnake Lampropeltis elapsoides 28 2023-06-02
Scarlet Snake Cemophora coccinea 54 2023-06-02
Smooth Earth Snake Virginia valeriae 19 2023-04-04
Southeastern Crowned Snake Tantilla coronata 56 2024-04-06
Southern Hognose Snake Heterodon simus 1 2017-10-07
Timber Rattlesnake Crotalus horridus 84 2024-06-20
Turtles
Common Name Scientic Name Observations Last Recorded
Chicken Turtle Deirochelys reticularia 1 2017-02-22
Eastern Box Turtle Terrapene carolina 135 2023-09-21
Eastern Mud Turtle Kinosternon subrubrum 12 2018-10-25
River Cooter Pseudemys concinna 3 2022-04-28
Slider Trachemys scripta 32 2024-06-20
Snapping Turtle Chelydra serpentina 20 2023-10-13
Spotted Turtle Clemmys guttata 25 2024-05-01
Stinkpot Sternotherus odoratus 1 2016-06-03
Striped Mud Turtle Kinosternon baurii 16 2024-04-01