Reptiles

The best climber of all Florida snakes, the Yellow Rat Snake often climbs trees in search…

The most frequently seen snake in Florida due to its large size and daytime activity, the…

A common and conspicuous snake with bright, highly visible reddish-orange…

A very common aquatic snake with a short, stout body, this Water Snake may be…

One of the two mimics (along with the Scarlet King Snake) of the poisonous Coral Snake,…

The largest snake in North America, the Indigo, named for the dark blue…

The Garter Snake is a distinctive turquoise or blue-green colored snake with light…

Of the three snakes in our area with the same bright warning coloration, it…

Of the world’s 250 species of turtles, only about 40 species are tortoises,…

One of the most common native Florida lizards, Skinks spend their time on the ground…

Our native Florida Anole, this lizard has a slender body, long tail, and…

Native to Cuba, these anoles arrived initially on refugee boats and then in…

The largest freshwater reptile in North America, the Alligator…