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Reptile Profiles

Reptile Profiles


Scientific Name:

Caretta caretta (loggerhead sea turtle)
Chelonia mydas (green sea turtle)
Clemmys guttata (spotted turtle)
Dermochelys coriacea (leatherback sea turtle)
Drymarchon couperi (eastern indigo snake)
Eretmochelys imbricata (hawksbill sea turtle)
Gopherus polyphemus (gopher tortoise)
Graptemys barbouri (Barbour's map turtle)
Graptemys pulchra (Alabama map turtle)
Heterodon simus (southern hognose snake)
Lepidochelys kempii (Kemp's or Atlantic ridley sea turtle)
Macrochelys temminckii (alligator snapping turtle)
Malaclemys terrapin centrata (Carolina diamond-backed terrapin)
Ophisaurus mimicus (mimic glass lizard)

Common Name:

Alabama map turtle (Graptemys pulchra)
Alligator (Alligator mississippiensis)
Alligator snapping turtle (Macrochelys temminckii)
Barbour's map turtle (Graptemys barbouri)
Bog turtle (Glyptemys muhlenbergii)
Carolina diamond-backed terrapin (Malaclemys terrapin centrata)
Eastern indigo snake (Drymarchon couperi)
Gopher tortoise (Gopherus polyphemus)
Green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas)
Hawksbill sea turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata)
Leatherback sea turtle (Dermochelys coriacea)
Loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta)
Map turtle (Graptemys geographica)
Mimic glass lizard (Ophisaurus mimicus)
Southern hognose snake (Heterodon simus)
Spotted turtle (Clemmys guttata)

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