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 147 2019-10-27
Brown Snake Storeria dekayi 22 2019-10-21
Brown Watersnake Nerodia taxispilota 14 2019-09-26
Common Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis 55 2019-10-26
Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix 610 2019-10-27
Corn Snake Elaphe guttata 199 2019-10-22
Cottonmouth Agkistrodon piscivorus 33 2019-10-22
Eastern Coachwhip Masticophis flagellum 20 2019-10-25
Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos 64 2019-09-18
Eastern Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula 45 2019-09-30
Eastern Ribbon Snake Thamnophis sauritus 22 2019-05-27
Eastern Worm Snake Carphophis amoenus 114 2019-10-28
Mole Kingsnake Lampropeltis calligaster 25 2019-10-21
Mud Snake Farancia abacura 55 2019-06-23
Pigmy Rattlesnake Sistrurus miliarius 2 2019-10-03
Pine Woods Snake Rhadinaea flavilata 92 2019-10-25
Racer Coluber constrictor 334 2019-10-24
Rainbow Snake Farancia erytrogramma 27 2019-04-30
Rat Snake Elaphe obsoleta 512 2019-10-25
Red-bellied Snake Storeria occipitomaculata 62 2019-06-06
Redbelly Watersnake Nerodia erythrogaster 138 2019-10-26
Ringneck Snake Diadophis punctatus 71 2019-06-02
Rough Earth Snake Virginia striatula 1 2018-10-15
Rough Green Snake Opheodrys aestivus 393 2019-10-28
Scarlet Kingsnake/Milksnake Lampropeltis triangulum 6 2018-05-29
Scarlet Snake Cemophora coccinea 45 2019-06-06
Smooth Earth Snake Virginia valeriae 73 2019-10-27
Southeastern Crowned Snake Tantilla coronata 77 2019-05-09
Southern Hognose Snake Heterodon simus 3 2019-05-22
Timber Rattlesnake Crotalus horridus 116 2019-10-27
Turtles
Common Name Scientic Name Observations Last Recorded
Eastern Box Turtle Terrapene carolina 84 2019-10-28
Eastern Mud Turtle Kinosternon subrubrum 19 2019-06-02
River Cooter Pseudemys concinna 4 2018-09-25
Slider Trachemys scripta 26 2019-05-18
Snapping Turtle Chelydra serpentina 13 2019-09-15
Spotted Turtle Clemmys guttata 18 2019-09-13
Stinkpot Sternotherus odoratus 4 2018-09-27
Striped Mud Turtle Kinosternon baurii 19 2019-10-14