Reptile Species in Our Collection
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Testudinata - Turtles and Tortoises    
     
Chelydridae - Snapping Turtles    
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping Turtle  
     
Kinosternidae - American Mud and Musk Turtles    
Kinosternon flavescens flavescens Yellow Mud Turtle  
     
Emydidae - Pond Turtles    
Chrysemys picta marginata Midland Painted Turtle  
Clemmys guttata Spotted Turtle  
Emidoidea blandingii Blanding's Turtle  
Emys orbicularis European Pond Turtle  
Glyptemys insculpta Wood Turtle  
Graptemys geographica Common Map Turtle  
Graptemys versa Texas Map Turtle  
Malaclemys terrapin littoralis Texas Diamondback Terrapin  
Pseudemys gorzugi Rio Grande Cooter  
Pseudemys texana Texas Cooter  
Terrapene ornata ornata Ornate Box Turtle  
Trachemys scripta elegans Red-eared Slider  
     
Testudinidae - Tortoises    
Agrionemys horsfieldi Horsfield's Tortoise  
Gopherus berlandieri Texas Tortoise  
Testudo graeca Greek Tortoise  
     
Trionychidae - Softshell Turtles    
Apalone spinifera emoryi Texas Spiny Softshell  
Apalone spinifera guadalupensis Guadalupe Spiny Softshell  
Apalone spinifera pallida Pallid Spiny Softshell  
     
Cheloniidae - Sea Turtles    
Chelonia mydas Green Turtle  
     
Dermochelyidae - Leatherback Turtles    
Dermochelys coriacea Leatherback Turtle  
     
Squamata -Scaled Reptiles    
     
Lacertilia - Lizards    
     
Gekkota - Geckos    
     
Geckonidae - Typical Geckos    
Cyrtopodion caspius Caspian Naked-fingered Gecko  
Hemidactylus frenatus* House Gecko*  
Hemidactylus mabouia* tropical house gecko  
Hemidactylus turcicus Mediterranean Gecko  
     
Phyllodactylidae - Leaf-toed Gecko    
Phyllodactylus angustidigitatus Paracas Gecko  
Ptyodactylus hasselquistii Fan-footed Gecko  
     
Sphaerodactylidae - Dwarf Geckos    
Gonatodes ocellatus Eyespot Gecko  
Gonatodes vittatus White-banded Gecko  
Sphaerodactylus difficilis Hispaniolan Eyespot Sphaero  
Sphaerodactylus millepunctatus Spotted Least Gecko  
     
Iguania - Iguanids, Agamids, and Chameleons    
     
Chamaeleonidae - Chameleons    
Chamaeleo chamaeleon Common Chameleon  
     
Agamidae - Agamas and Allies    
Phrynocephalus maculatus Black-tailed Toad Agama  
Stellio caucasicus Caucasian Agama  
Stellio stellio Hardun Agama  
Trapelus pallidus Pallid Agama  
     
Iguanidae - Iguanas and allies    
     
Iguaninae - True Iguanas    
Ctenosaura similis Common Spiny-tailed Iguana  
Iguana iguana Green Iguana  
     
Corytophaninae - Casquehead Lizards    
Basiliscus vittatus Brown Basilisk  
     
Crotaphytinae - Collared Lizards    
Crotaphytus collaris collaris Eastern Collared Lizard  
     
Leiocephalinae - Curlytail Lizards    
Leiocephalus carinatus coryi Saw-scaled Curlytail Lizard  
     
Leiosaurinae - Fathead Iguanas    
Enyalius brasiliensis Brazilian Fathead Anole  
     
Phrynosomatinae - Spiny and Horned Lizards    
Phrynosoma cornutum Texas Horned Lizard  
Sceloporus consobrinus Northern Prairie Lizard  
Sceloporus cozumelae Cozumel Spiny Lizard  
Sceloporus grammicus Mesquite Lizard  
Sceloporus minor Mountain Spiny Lizard  
Sceloporus olivaceus Texas Spiny Lizard  
Sceloporus poinsettii poinsettii Crevice Spiny Lizard  
Sceloporus serrifer cyanogenus Blue Spiny Lizard  
Sceloporus variabilis Rosebelly Lizard  
Sceloporus variabilis marmoratus Rosebelly Lizard  
Uta stansburiana stejnegeri Desert Side-blotched Lizard  
     
Dactyloidae - Anoles    
Anolis allisoni Allison's Anole  
Anolis carolinensis Green Anole  
Anolis chlorocyanus Northern Green Anole  
Anolis cybotes cybotes Hispaniolan Stout Anole  
Anolis distichus biminiensis Bark Anole  
Anolis distichus dominicensis Hispaniolan Gracile Anole  
Anolis richardii* Richard's Anole*  
Anolis sagrei Brown Anole  
Anolis semilineatus Hispaniolan Grass Anole  
Anolis smaragdinus lerneri Bahamian Green Anole  
     
Tropiduridae - Neotropical Ground Lizards    
Microlophus peruvianus Peru Pacific Iguana  
Microlophus thoracicus Tschudi's Pacific Iguana  
Plica caribeana Caribbean Treerunner  
Tropidurus torquatus Amazon Lava Lizard  
     
Scincomorpha - Skinks and Allies    
     
Scincidae - Skinks    
Chalcides ocellatus Ocellated Skink  
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined Skink  
Eumeces lynxe belli Oak Forest Skink  
Eumeces obsoletus Great Plains Skink  
Mabuya vittata Egyptian Striped Skink  
Scincella silvicola caudaequinae Taylor's Ground Skink  
     
Lacertoidea - Lacertids, Teiids and Worm Lizards    
     
Lacertidae - True Lizards    
Acanthodactylus boskianus Bosc's Fringe-Toed Lizard  
Eremias arguta Steppe Runner  
Eremias velox Rapid Fringe-toed Lizard  
Lacerta agilis Sand Lizard  
Lacerta laevis Lebanon Lizard  
Lacerta vivipara Viviparous lizard  
Mesalina guttulata Small-spotted Lizard  
Ohisops elegans Snake-eyed Lizard  
     
Teiidae - Whiptails and Tegus    
Ameiva atrigularis Giant Ameiva  
Ameiva auberi richmnondi Bimini Ameiva  
Cnemidophorus gularis gularis Texas Spotted Whiptail  
Cnemidophorus gularis colossus Colossal Spotted Whiptail  
Cnemidophorus laredoensis Laredo Striped Whiptail  
Cnemidophorus lemniscatus Rainbow Whiptail  
Cnemidophorus tesselatus Common Checkered Whiptail  
Salvator merianae Black-and-White Tegu  
     
Amphisbaenidae - Worm Lizards    
Amphisbaena microcephalum Smallhead Worm Lizard  
     
Anguimorpha - Anguid Lizards    
     
Anguidae - Alligator and Legless Lizards    
     
Anguinae - Legless Lizards    
Ophisaurus apodus European Legless Lizard  
     
Diploglossinae - Galliwasps    
Celestus costatus Hispaniolan Smooth Galliwasp  
     
Gerronotinae - Alligator Lizards    
Gerrhonotus ophiurus Eastern Alligator Lizard  
     
Varanoidea - Monitor Lizards and Allies    
     
Varanidae - Monitor Lizards    
Varanus griseus Desert Monitor  
     
Serpentes - Snakes    
     
Leptotyphlopidae - Slender Blind Snakes    
Epictia magnamaculata Black Blind Snake  
Epictia tenella Guyana Blind Snake  
Rena dissecta New Mexico Blind Snake  
     
Boidae - Boas    
Corallus ruschenbergerii Central American Tree Boa  
Eryx jaculus Spotted Sand Boa  
Eryx miliaris Desert Sand Boa  
     
Colubridae - Typical Snakes    
     
Colubrinae    
Arizona elegans elegans Kansas Glossy Snake  
Chironius exoletus Linnaeus' Sipo (Cipo)  
Coluber (Hierophis) jugularis schmidti Schmidt's Whip Snake  
Coluber constrictor flaviventris Eastern Yellowbelly Racer  
Coluber constrictor oaxaca Mexican Racer  
Coluber ladacensis Cliff Racer  
Drymarchon melanurus Central American Indigo Snake  
Elaphe dione Steppes Rat Snake  
Elaphe emoryi emoryi Great Plains Rat Snake  
Elaphe emoryi meahllmorum Southwestern Rat Snake  
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat Snake  
Elaphe vulpina gloydi Eastern Fox Snake  
Lampropeltis triangulum triangulum Eastern Milk Snake  
Masticophis flagellum testaceus Western Coachwhip  
Masticophis schotti schotti Schott's Whipsnake  
Opheodrys vernalis Smooth Green Snake  
Oxybelis aeneus Brown Vine Snake  
Pituophis catenifer sayi Bullsnake  
Rhinocheilus lecontei tesselatus Texas Lognose Snake  
Sonora semiannulata Ground Snake  
     
Dipsadinae    
Cubophis vudii picticeps Bahamian Racer  
Diadophis punctatus arnyi Prairie Ringneck Snake  
Diadophis punctatus edwardsii Northern Ringneck Snake  
Helicops cf. carinicaudus Wied's Keelback  
Hypsiglena jani Chihuahuan Nightsnake  
Leptodeira annulata ashmeadi Banded Cat-eyed Snake  
Ninia diademata Ringnecked Coffee Snake  
Oxyrhopus petola False Coral Snake  
Hypsirhynchus parvifrons Hispaniolan Lesser Racer  
     
Natricinae    
Natrix tesselata Dice Snake  
Nerodia rhombifer rhombifer Diamondback Water Snake  
Nerodia sipedon sipedon Northern Water Snake  
Regina septemvittata Queen Snake  
Storeria dekayi dekayi Northern Brown Snake  
Storeria dekayi texana Texas Brown Snake  
Storeria o. occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly Snake  
Thamnophis proximus diabolicus Arid Land Ribbon Snake  
Thamnophis sauritus septentrionalis Eastern Ribbon Snake  
Thamnophis siralis sirtalis Common Garter Snake  
Thamnophis sirtalis annectens Texas Garter Snake  
Tropidoclonion lineatum Lined Snake  
     
Psammophiinae    
Malpolon monspessulanus Montepellier Snake  
     
Xenodontinae    
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose Snake  
Liophis miliaris Military Ground Snake  
Liophis reginae zweifeli Royal Ground Snake  
Xenodon neuwiedii Neuwied's False Fer-de-lance  
     
Viperidae - Vipers and Pit-Vipers    
     
Viperinae - True Vipers    
Daboia lebetina Levant Viper  
Echis coloratus Arabian Carpet Viper  
     
Crotalinae - Pit-Vipers    
Bothrops asper Fer-de-Lance, Terciopelo  
Crotalus atrox Western Diamondback  
Crotalus viridis Prairie Rattlesnake  
Sistrurus catenatus Eastern Massasauga  
     
Crocodilia - Crocodilians    
     
Alligatoridae - Alligators and Caimans    
Alligator mississippiensis American Alligator  
Caiman crocodilus Spectacled Caiman  
Caiman latirostris Broad-snouted Caiman  
     
Crocodylidae - Crocodiles    
Crocodylus acutus American Crocodile  
     
* organisms photographed outside of their native range