Category: Florida

Loxa flavicollis, 21 February 2016

Loxa flavicollis, the Spined green stink bug; Volusia county, Florida (21 February 2016).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Meleagris gallopavo, 20 January 2006

Meleagris gallopavo, the Wild turkey; Volusia county, Florida (20 January 2006).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Rhynchophorus cruentatus, 27 April 2012

Rhynchophorus cruentatus, the Palmetto weevil; Lowndes county, Georgia (27 April 2012).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Anaxyrus terrestris, 18 March 2013

Anaxyrus terrestris, the Southern toad; Lowndes county, Georgia (18 March 2013).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Dasymutilla occidentalis, 05 July 2018

Dasymutilla occidentalis, the Common Eastern velvet ant; Putnam county, Florida (05 July 2018).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Dasymutilla quadriguttata, 05 July 2018

Dasymutilla quadriguttata, the Four-spotted velvet ant; Putnam county, Florida (05 July 2018).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Anaxyrus terrestris, 05 April 2017

Anaxyrus terrestris, the Southern toad; Volusia county, Florida (05 April 2017).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Scaphiopus holbrookii, 04 May 2016

Scaphiopus holbrookii, the Eastern spadefoot; Volusia county, Florida (04 May 2016).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Megatibicen auletes, 18 June 2012

Megatibicen auletes, the Northern dusk singing cicada; Lowndes county, Georgia (18 June 2012).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Lampropeltis elapsoides, 08 May 2018

Lampropeltis elapsoides, the Scarlet kingsnake; Volusia county, Florida (08 May 2018).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Nerodia taxispilota, 14 March 2019

Nerodia taxispilota, the Brown watersnake; Miami-Dade county, Florida (14 March 2019).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Nerodia floridana, 14 March 2019

Nerodia floridana, the Florida green watersnake; Miami-Dade county, Florida (14 March 2019).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, 31 July 2016

Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, the Eastern garter snake;Brevard county, Florida (31 July 2016).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, 31 July 2016

Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, the Eastern garter snake;Brevard county, Florida (31 July 2016).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, 31 July 2016

Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, the Eastern garter snake;Brevard county, Florida (31 July 2016).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, 31 July 2016

Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, the Eastern garter snake; Brevard county, Florida (31 July 2016).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Rhadinaea flavilata, 13 April 2020

Rhadinaea flavilata, the Pinewoods snake;Volusia county, Florida (13 April 2020).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Rhadinaea flavilata, 13 April 2020

Rhadinaea flavilata, the Pinewoods snake; Volusia county, Florida (13 April 2020).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Rhadinaea flavilata, 13 April 2020

Rhadinaea flavilata, the Pinewoods snake; Volusia county, Florida (13 April 2020).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

The Halifax River, 11 October 2019

The Halifax River at Ormond Beach; Volusia county, Florida (11 October 2019).

The Tomoka River, 28 September 2019

The Tomoka River; Ormond Beach, Florida (28 September 2019).

Manatee Springs, 30 October 2016

Manatee Springs State Park; Levy county, Florida (30 October 2016).

Juniper Springs, 21 October 2017

Juniper Springs Recreational Area; Marion county, Florida (21 October 2017).

Lightning off Key West, 08 June 2007

Lightning off Key West; Monroe county, Florida (08 June 2007).

Seminole county Wildfire, 23 February 2007

Seminole county Wildfire; Seminole county, Florida (23 February 2007).

Sceloporus woodi, 09 June 2017

Sceloporus woodi, the Florida scrub lizard; Martin county, Florida (09 June 2017).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Hemidactylus garnotii, 11 August 2013

Hemidactylus garnotii, the Indo-Pacific gecko; Volusia county, Florida (11 August 2013).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Anolis carolinensis, 13 July 2014

Anolis carolinensis, the Carolina green anole; Volusia county, Florida (13 July 2014).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.Learn more about anoles at AnoleAnnals.org.

Anolis chlorocyanus, 21 January 2017

Anolis chlorocyanus, the Hispaniolan green anole; Broward county, Florida (21 January 2017).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.Learn more about anoles at AnoleAnnals.org.

Anolis carolinensis, 15 March 2018

Anolis carolinensis, the Carolina green anole; Collier county, Florida (15 March 2018).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.Learn more about anoles at AnoleAnnals.org. NOTE: Some folks consider the “gray-dewlap” anoles of Collier county to be a distinct subspecies, Anolis carolinensis seminolus.

Anolis equestris, 11 June 2016

Anolis equestris, the Cuban knight anole; Miami-Dade county, Florida (11 June 2016).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Agama picticauda, 02 September 2011

Agama picticauda, the African redhead agama; Miami-Dade county, Florida (02 September 2011).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Iguana iguana, 08 July 2011

Iguana iguana, the Green iguana; Monroe county, Florida (08 July 2011).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Anolis sagrei, 25 May 2012

Anolis sagrei, the Cuban brown anole; Collier county, Florida (25 May 2012).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Sceloporus woodi, 09 June 2017

Sceloporus woodi, the Florida scrub lizard; Martin county, Florida (09 June 2017).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Anolis cristatellus, 02 September 2011

Anolis cristatellus, the Puerto Rican crested anole; Miami-Dade county, Florida (02 September 2011).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Anolis equestris, 06 August 2017

Anolis equestris, the Cuban knight anole; Miami-Dade county, Florida (06 August 2017).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Ophisaurus ventralis, 20 September 2020

Ophisaurus ventralis, the Eastern glass lizard; Volusia county, Florida (20 September 2020).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Crotalus horridus, 12 June 2013

Crotalus horridus, the Timber rattlesnake; Lanier county, Georgia (12 June 2013).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Coluber constrictor priapus, 22 July 2016

Coluber constrictor priapus, the Southern black racer; Volusia county, Florida (22 July 2016).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Nerodia floridana, 11 January 2005

Nerodia floridana, the Florida green watersnake; Orange county, Florida (11 January 2005).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, 31 July 2016

Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, the Eastern garter snake; Brevard county, Florida (31 July 2016).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Nerodia taxispilota, 14 March 2018

Nerodia taxispilota, the Brown watersnake; Monroe county, Florida (14 March 2018).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Sistrurus miliarius barbouri, 04 September 2016

Sistrurus miliarius barbouri, the Dusky pigmy rattlesnake; Lake county, Florida (04 September 2016).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Pantherophis guttatus, 23 September 2016

Pantherophis guttatus, the Red rat snake (Corn snake); Volusia county, Florida (23 September 2016).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Nerodia floridana, 08 February 2005

Nerodia floridana, the Florida green watersnake; Orange county, Florida (08 February 2005).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Nerodia fasciata, 28 February 2012

Nerodia fasciata, the Banded watersnake; Lowndes county, Georgia (28 February 2012).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org. NOTE: I largely dodge subspecies distinctions on south Georgia banded watersnakes because I can’t really distinguish between the two subspecies in that region (just north of the Florida… Continue Reading “Nerodia fasciata, 28 February 2012”

Lampropeltis elapsoides, 12 April 2020

Lampropeltis elapsoides, the Scarlet kingsnake; Volusia county, Florida (12 April 2020).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Nerodia taxispilota, 30 October 2016

Nerodia taxispilota, the Brown watersnake; Levy county, Florida (30 October 2016).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Nerodia erythrogaster, 05 July 2018

Nerodia erythrogaster, the Plain-bellied watersnake; Lowndes county, Georgia (05 July 2018).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.