Amphibians of Appomattox Court House NHP

Common name

Scientific name


Order Anura: Frogs and Toads

Eastern cricket frog

Acris crepitans

Cope's gray treefrog

Hyla chrysocelis

Eastern gray treefrog

Hyla versicolor

Northern spring piper

Pseudacris crucifer

Upland chorus frog

Pseudacris feriarum

Eastern spadefoot

Scaphiopus holbrookii

American bullfrog

Rana catesbeiana

Pickerel frog

Rana palustris

Northern green frog

Rana clamitans

Wood frog

Rana sylvatica

American toad

Bufo americanus

Fowler's toad

Bufo fowleri

Eastern narrow-mouthed toad

Gastrophryne carolinensis

Order Caudata: Salamanders

Spotted salamander

Ambystoma maculatum

Marbled salamander

Ambystoma opacum

Mole salamander

Ambystoma talpoideum

Northern dusky salamander

Desmognathus fuscus

Southern two-lined salamander

Eurycea cirrigera

Three-lined salamander

Eurycea guttolineata

Four-toed salamander

Hemidactylium scutatum

Red-backed salamander

Plethodon cinereus

White-spotted slimy salamander

Plethodon cylindraceus

Eastern mud salamander

Pseudotriton montanus

Northern red salamander

Pseudotriton ruber

Red-spotted newt

Notophthalmus viridescens

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Mailing Address:

Appomattox Court House National Historical Park
P.O. Box 218

Appomattox, VA 24522


(434) 352-8987 x226

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