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 186 2020-10-30
Brown Snake Storeria dekayi 31 2020-10-28
Brown Watersnake Nerodia taxispilota 15 2020-09-12
Common Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis 64 2020-10-22
Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix 700 2020-10-29
Corn Snake Elaphe guttata 222 2020-10-24
Cottonmouth Agkistrodon piscivorus 46 2020-10-08
Eastern Coachwhip Masticophis flagellum 24 2020-10-27
Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos 73 2020-10-24
Eastern Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula 49 2020-06-02
Eastern Ribbon Snake Thamnophis sauritus 24 2020-10-28
Eastern Worm Snake Carphophis amoenus 138 2020-10-24
Mole Kingsnake Lampropeltis calligaster 29 2020-10-19
Mud Snake Farancia abacura 58 2020-06-09
Pigmy Rattlesnake Sistrurus miliarius 3 2020-09-29
Pine Woods Snake Rhadinaea flavilata 111 2020-10-20
Racer Coluber constrictor 442 2020-10-29
Rainbow Snake Farancia erytrogramma 32 2020-09-28
Rat Snake Elaphe obsoleta 593 2020-10-29
Red-bellied Snake Storeria occipitomaculata 73 2020-10-29
Redbelly Watersnake Nerodia erythrogaster 150 2020-10-13
Ringneck Snake Diadophis punctatus 80 2020-10-24
Rough Earth Snake Virginia striatula 1 2018-10-15
Rough Green Snake Opheodrys aestivus 507 2020-10-30
Scarlet Kingsnake/Milksnake Lampropeltis triangulum 8 2020-09-14
Scarlet Snake Cemophora coccinea 60 2020-10-08
Smooth Earth Snake Virginia valeriae 90 2020-10-29
Southeastern Crowned Snake Tantilla coronata 114 2020-09-27
Southern Hognose Snake Heterodon simus 3 2019-05-22
Timber Rattlesnake Crotalus horridus 143 2020-10-29
Turtles
Common Name Scientic Name Observations Last Recorded
Eastern Box Turtle Terrapene carolina 106 2020-10-19
Eastern Mud Turtle Kinosternon subrubrum 20 2020-09-26
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 35 2020-10-15