Vermont Herpetology Vermont Herpetology
Checklist of Herptiles that can be found in New England
Amphibians
SALAMANDERS
Blue-spotted salamanderAmbystoma laterale
Four-toed salamanderHemidactylium scutatum
Jefferson salamanderAmbystoma jeffersonianum
Marbled salamanderAmbystoma opacum
Mountain dusky salamanderDesmognathus ochrophaeus
MudpuppyNecturus maculosus
Northern dusky salamanderDesmognathus fuscus fuscus
Northern spring salamanderGyrinophilus porphyriticus porphyriticus
Northern two-lined salamanderEurycea bislineata bislineata
Redback salamanderPlethodon cinereus
Red-spotted newtNotophthalmus viridescens viridescens
Silvery salamanderAmbystoma platineum
Slimy salamanderPlethodon glutinosus glutinosus
Spotted salamanderAmbystoma maculatum
Tremblay's salamanderAmbystoma tremblayi
TOADS AND FROGS
BullfrogRana catesbeiana
Eastern spadefootScaphiopus holbrooki holbrooki
Eastern American toadBufo americanus americanus
Fowler's toadBufo woodhousii fowleri
Gray treefrogHyla versicolor
Green frogRana clamitans melanota
Mink frogRana septentrionalis
Northern leopard frogRana pipiens
Northern spring peeperHyla crucifer crucifer
Pickerel frogRana palustris
Wood frogRana sylvatica
Reptiles
LIZARDS
Five-lined skinkEumeces fasciatus
SNAKES
Black rat snakeElaphe obsoleta obsoleta
Eastern garter snakeThamnophis sirtalis sirtalis
Eastern hognose snakeHeterodon platyrhinos
Eastern milk snakeLampropeltis triangulum triangulum
Eastern smooth green snakeOpheodrys vernalis vernalis
Eastern ribbon snakeThamnophis sauritus sauritus
Eastern worm snakeCarphophis amoenus amoenus
Maritime garter snakeThamnophis sirtalis pallidula
Northern black racerColuber constrictor constrictor
Northern brown snakeStoreria dekayi dekayi
Northern copperheadAgkistrodon contortrix mokeson
Northern redbelly snakeStoreria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata
Northern ribbon snakeThamnophis sauritus septentrionalis
Northern ringneck snakeDiadophis punctatus edwardsi
Northern water snakeNerodia sipedon sipedon
Timber rattlesnakeCrotalus horridus
TURTLES
Blanding's turtleEmydoidea blandingii
Bog turtleClemmys muhlenbergii
Common snapping turtleChelydra serpentina serpentinia
Eastern box turtleTerrapene carolina carolina
Eastern painted turtleChrysemys picta picta
Eastern spiny softshellTrionyx spiniferus spiniferus
Map turtleGraptemys geographica
Midland painted turtleChrysemys picta marginata
Plymouth redbelly turtlePseudemys rubriventris bangsi
Red-eared sliderPseudemys scripta elegans
Spotted turtleClemmys guttata
StinkpotSternotherus odoratus
Wood turtleClemmys muhlenbergii

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