Amphibians and Reptiles of Sampson County, NC

Alligators
Common Name Scientic Name Observations Last Recorded
American Alligator Alligator mississippiensis 1 2015-10-07
Frogs
Lizards
Salamanders
Snakes
Common Name Scientic Name Observations Last Recorded
Banded Watersnake Nerodia fasciata 172 2020-06-09
Brown Snake Storeria dekayi 24 2020-04-25
Brown Watersnake Nerodia taxispilota 14 2019-09-26
Common Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis 55 2019-10-26
Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix 643 2020-07-15
Corn Snake Elaphe guttata 211 2020-06-09
Cottonmouth Agkistrodon piscivorus 41 2020-06-09
Eastern Coachwhip Masticophis flagellum 22 2020-05-29
Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos 65 2020-04-25
Eastern Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula 49 2020-06-02
Eastern Ribbon Snake Thamnophis sauritus 23 2020-03-28
Eastern Worm Snake Carphophis amoenus 128 2020-05-20
Mole Kingsnake Lampropeltis calligaster 26 2020-05-20
Mud Snake Farancia abacura 58 2020-06-09
Pigmy Rattlesnake Sistrurus miliarius 2 2019-10-03
Pine Woods Snake Rhadinaea flavilata 104 2020-06-04
Racer Coluber constrictor 405 2020-06-08
Rainbow Snake Farancia erytrogramma 31 2020-06-02
Rat Snake Elaphe obsoleta 549 2020-06-09
Red-bellied Snake Storeria occipitomaculata 65 2020-05-29
Redbelly Watersnake Nerodia erythrogaster 147 2020-06-08
Ringneck Snake Diadophis punctatus 73 2020-05-16
Rough Earth Snake Virginia striatula 1 2018-10-15
Rough Green Snake Opheodrys aestivus 423 2020-06-10
Scarlet Kingsnake/Milksnake Lampropeltis triangulum 7 2020-05-23
Scarlet Snake Cemophora coccinea 59 2020-06-10
Smooth Earth Snake Virginia valeriae 74 2020-05-16
Southeastern Crowned Snake Tantilla coronata 113 2020-05-24
Southern Hognose Snake Heterodon simus 3 2019-05-22
Timber Rattlesnake Crotalus horridus 127 2020-07-06
Turtles
Common Name Scientic Name Observations Last Recorded
Eastern Box Turtle Terrapene carolina 97 2020-06-12
Eastern Mud Turtle Kinosternon subrubrum 19 2019-06-02
Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta 1 2020-05-23
River Cooter Pseudemys concinna 6 2020-05-04
Slider Trachemys scripta 29 2020-05-25
Snapping Turtle Chelydra serpentina 15 2020-06-07
Spotted Turtle Clemmys guttata 21 2020-05-28
Stinkpot Sternotherus odoratus 5 2020-05-23
Striped Mud Turtle Kinosternon baurii 32 2020-06-10