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Barton Creek Habitat Preserve

Complete species list, alphabetical by scientific name within each group.

Measuring a venomous snake safely. Dr. Travis LaDuc safely measuring Agkistrodon piscivorous

FISHES

Campostoma anomalum - central stoneroller
Cyprinella venusta - blacktail shiner
Gambusia affinis - western mosquitofish
Herichthys cyanoguttatus - Rio Grande cichlid
Ictalurus punctatus - channel catfish
Lepomis auritus - redbreast sunfish
Lepomis cyanellus - green sunfish
Lepomis megalotis - longear sunfish
Micropterus punctulatus - spotted bass
Micropterus salmoides floridanus - Florida largemouth bass
Micropterus salmoides salmoides - largemouth bass
Micropterus treculii - Guadalupe bass
Micropterus hybrids
Pimephales vigilax - bullhead minnow

REPTILES & AMPHIBIANS

Frogs and Toads

Acris crepitans - cricket frog
Bufo nebulifer - Gulf coast toad
Gastrophryne olivacea - Great Plains narrow-mouthed toad
Rana berlandieri - Rio Grande leopard frog
Syrrhophus marnockii - cliff chirping frog

Turtles

Apalone spinifera - spiny softshell turtle
Graptemys versa - Texas map turtle
Pseudemys texana - Texas river cooter
Trachemys scripta - red-eared slider

Lizards

Anolis carolinensis - green anole
Cophosaurus texanus - greater earless lizard
Cnemidophorus gularis - Texas spotted whiptail
Eumeces tetragrammus - four-lined skink
Sceloporus olivaceous - Texas spiny lizard
Scincella lateralis - ground skink
Urosaurus ornatus - ornate tree lizard

Snakes

Agkistrodon piscivorus - western cottonmouth
Masticophis flagellum - coachwhip
Micrurus tener - Texas coral snake
Nerodia erythrogaster - blotched watersnake
Nerodia rhombifer - diamondback watersnake
Opheodrys aestivus - rough green snake
Salvadora grahamiae - patch-nosed snake
Storeria dekayi - brown snake
Thamnophis marcianus - checkered gartersnake
Thamnophis cyrtopsis - black-necked gartersnake
Thamnophis proximus - ribbon snake
*Virginia striatula - rough earth snake

 

*vouchered by A.H. Price, 28 May 1986 (Carnegie Museum 114335–342) and 17 July 1987 (CM 115876–878) – no current vouchers