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Amphibians and Reptiles of Rio Bosque Wetlands Park

Order Anura
     
Family Bufonidae Toads
  Anaxyrus punctatus
red-spotted toad
  Anaxyrus woodhousii
Woodhouse's toad
     
Family Pelobatidae Spadefoot Toads
  Scaphiopus couchii
Couch's spadefoot
     
Family Ranidae True Frogs
  Lithobates catesbeiana bullfrog
 
 
Order Testudines
 
Family Emydidae Water and Box Turtles
  Terrapene ornata
ornate box turtle
 Trachemys scripta pond slider
     
Family Kinosternidae Mud and Musk Turtles
  Kinosternon flavescens
yellow mud turtle
     
Family Trionychidae Softshell Turtles
  Apalone spinifera
spiny softshell
     
     
Order Squamata
     
Family Phrynosomatidae Sand, Horned and Spiny Lizards
  Phrynosoma cornutum
Texas horned lizard    
  Sceloporus cowlesi 
Southwestern fence lizard
  Uta stansburiana 
side-blotched lizard
     
Family Sincidae Skinks
  Plestiodon obsoletus
Great Plains skink
     
Family Teiidae Whiptails
  Aspidoscelis exsanguis
Chihuahuan spotted whiptail
  Aspidoscelis inornata
little striped whiptail 
     
Family Colubridae Colubrid Snakes
  Arizona elegans glossy snake  
  Hypsiglena torquata night snake
  Lampropeltis splendida desert kingsnake
  Masticophis flagellum  coachwhip 
 Pantherophis emoryi
Great Plains ratsnake
  Pituophis catenifer gopher snake
  Rhinocheilus lecontei  longnose snake
  Tantilla hobartsmithi Smith's black-headed snake
  Thamnophis marcianus   checkered garter snake