Category: East-Central Florida

Nerodia taxispilota, 25 May 2019

Nerodia taxispilota, the Brown watersnake; Volusia county, Florida (25 May 2019). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org. This Brown watersnake appears to be nearing¬†ecdysis, the shedding of its scales (note the blue-sheen on the ocular/eye scale), but it was also sporting a bit…

Nerodia taxispilota, 25 May 2019

Nerodia taxispilota, the Brown watersnake; Volusia county, Florida (25 May 2019). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Caenoplana sp., 26 October 2013

Caenoplana sp. (undescribed species); Volusia county, Florida (26 October 2013). Learn more about this taxa at iNaturalist.org. I solicited identification help for this species on Twitter and received this reply from Jean-Lou Justine (https://twitter.com/Plathelminthe4): “After consulting Leigh Winsor, who is a real flatworm maestro,…

Caenoplana sp., 26 October 2013

Caenoplana sp. (undescribed species); Volusia county, Florida (26 October 2013). Learn more about this taxa at iNaturalist.org. I solicited identification help for this species on Twitter and received this reply from Jean-Lou Justine (https://twitter.com/Plathelminthe4): “After consulting Leigh Winsor, who is a real flatworm maestro,…

Bipalium vagum, 08 September 2015

Bipalium vagum, the Mollusc-eating hammerhead worm; Volusia county, Florida (08 September 2015). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Bipalium vagum, 08 September 2015

Bipalium vagum, the Mollusc-eating hammerhead worm; Volusia county, Florida (08 September 2015). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, 22 April 2015

Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, the Eastern garter snake; Volusia county, Florida (22 April 2015). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, 22 April 2015

Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, the Eastern garter snake; Volusia county, Florida (22 April 2015). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Sinistrofulgur sinistrum, 22 May 2014

Sinistrofulgur sinistrum, the Lightning whelk; Volusia county, Florida (22 May 2014). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Sinistrofulgur sinistrum (egg case), 22 May 2014

Sinistrofulgur sinistrum, the Lightning whelk (egg casing); Volusia county, Florida (22 May 2014). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Masticophis flagellum flagellum, 12 July 2004

Masticophis flagellum flagellum, the Eastern coachwhip; Lake county, Florida (12 July 2004). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Calliactis tricolor, 22 May 2014

Calliactis tricolor, the Hitchhiking anemone; Volusia county, Florida (22 May 2014). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Calliactis tricolor, 22 May 2014

Calliactis tricolor, the Hitchhiking anemone; Volusia county, Florida (22 May 2014). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Calliactis tricolor, 22 May 2014

Calliactis tricolor, the Hitchhiking anemone; Volusia county, Florida (22 May 2014). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Calliactis tricolor, 22 May 2014

Calliactis tricolor, the Hitchhiking anemone; Volusia county, Florida (22 May 2014). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Mellita quinquiesperforata, 16 June 2015

Mellita quinquiesperforata, the Five-slotted sand dollar; Volusia county, Florida (16 June 2015). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Herpothallon rubrocinctum, 05 February 2014

Herpothallon rubrocinctum, the Christmas lichen; Flagler county, Florida (05 February 2014). Also known as Cryptothecia rubrocincta. Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Aramus guarauna, 07 June 2013

Aramus guarauna, the Limpkin; Lake county, Florida (07 June 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Pelecanus occidentalis, 11 August 2015

Pelecanus occidentalis, the Brown pelican; Volusia county, Florida (11 August 2015). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Protonotaria citrea, 10 April 2016

Protonotaria citrea, the Prothontary warbler; Lake county, Florida (10 April 2016). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Anisomorpha buprestoides, 08 August 2013

Anisomorpha buprestoides, the Southern two-striped walking stick; Volusia county, Florida (08 August 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Anisomorpha buprestoides, 08 August 2013

Anisomorpha buprestoides, the Southern two-striped walking stick; Volusia county, Florida (08 August 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Anisomorpha buprestoides, 08 August 2013

Anisomorpha buprestoides, the Southern two-striped walking stick; Volusia county, Florida (08 August 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Thalasseus maximus, 11 August 2015

Thalasseus maximus, the Royal tern; Volusia county, Florida (11 August 2015). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Calidris mauri, 11 August 2015

Calidris mauri, the Western sandpiper; Volusia county, Florida (11 August 2015). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Tringa semipalmata, 11 August 2015

Tringa semipalmata, the Willet; Volusia county, Florida (11 August 2015). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Leptuca pugilator, 01 July 2019

Leptuca pugilator, the Atlantic sand fiddler crab; Flagler county, Florida (01 July 2019). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, 22 April 2015

Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, the Eastern garter snake; Volusia county, Florida (22 April 2015). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, 22 April 2015

Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, the Eastern garter snake; Volusia county, Florida (22 April 2015). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, 22 April 2015

Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, the Eastern garter snake; Volusia county, Florida (22 April 2015). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Erythemis simplicicollis, 20 July 2012

Erythemis simplicicollis, the Eastern pondhawk; Flagler county, Florida (20 July 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Perithemis tenera, 28 June 2014

Perithemis tenera, the Eastern amberwing; Lake county, Florida (28 June 2014). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Celithemis eponina, 13 August 2013

Celithemis eponina, the Halloween pennant; Volusia county, Florida (13 August 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Brachymesia gravida, 13 June 2014

Brachymesia gravida, the Four-spotted pennant; Brevard county, Florida (13 June 2014). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, 04 January 2015

Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, the Eastern garter snake; Volusia county, Florida (04 January 2015). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.