Amphibians and Reptiles of Richmond County, NC

Frogs
Lizards
Salamanders
Snakes
Common Name Scientic Name Observations Last Recorded
Banded Watersnake Nerodia fasciata 29 2023-05-01
Brown Snake Storeria dekayi 6 2024-01-26
Brown Watersnake Nerodia taxispilota 7 2022-05-15
Common Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis 19 2023-07-16
Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix 53 2023-08-14
Corn Snake Elaphe guttata 43 2023-02-16
Cottonmouth Agkistrodon piscivorus 80 2022-07-12
Eastern Coachwhip Masticophis flagellum 27 2023-10-28
Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos 30 2023-05-01
Eastern Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula 16 2021-10-09
Eastern Ribbon Snake Thamnophis sauritus 14 2019-04-10
Eastern Worm Snake Carphophis amoenus 8 2021-04-10
Milksnake Lampropeltis triangulum 2 1999-04-02
Mole Kingsnake Lampropeltis calligaster 22 2023-10-04
Mud Snake Farancia abacura 3 2023-04-20
Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon 5 2002-06-02
Pigmy Rattlesnake Sistrurus miliarius 4 2019-04-28
Pine Snake Pituophis melanoleucus 21 2023-07-03
Racer Coluber constrictor 141 2023-08-20
Rat Snake Elaphe obsoleta 59 2023-06-25
Red-bellied Snake Storeria occipitomaculata 14 2023-04-10
Redbelly Watersnake Nerodia erythrogaster 12 2022-10-24
Ringneck Snake Diadophis punctatus 10 2020-09-28
Rough Green Snake Opheodrys aestivus 34 2023-09-25
Scarlet kingsnake Lampropeltis elapsoides 15 2023-05-03
Scarlet Snake Cemophora coccinea 13 2023-06-25
Southeastern Crowned Snake Tantilla coronata 7 2023-06-29
Southern Hognose Snake Heterodon simus 2 2015-10-16
Timber Rattlesnake Crotalus horridus 60 2024-02-06
Turtles
Common Name Scientic Name Observations Last Recorded
Cooter Pseudemys floridana 1 1994-04-16
Eastern Box Turtle Terrapene carolina 65 2023-08-11
Eastern Mud Turtle Kinosternon subrubrum 26 2023-05-02
Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta 7 2021-04-15
River Cooter Pseudemys concinna 12 2022-07-21
Slider Trachemys scripta 38 2021-07-28
Snapping Turtle Chelydra serpentina 7 2018-09-23
Spiny Softshell Apalone spinifera 1 2004-07-14
Spotted Turtle Clemmys guttata 7 2018-10-05
Stinkpot Sternotherus odoratus 9 2020-08-14