Aquatic Animals & Reptiles of Hackmatack National Wildlife Refuge

Key:  *T = seen at Turner Tract

FISH

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Fantail Darter
(Etheostoma flabellare)

bluegill fish

Bluegill
(Lepomis macrochirus)

Brook Stickleback
(Culaea inconstans)
Channel Catfish
(Ictalurus punctatus)

Orange Spotted Sunfish
(Lepomis humilis)
Pumpkinseed
(Lepomis gibbosus)
Smallmouth Bass
(Micropterus dolomieu)
Yellow Bullhead
(Ameiurus natalis)

FROGS (Amphibians)

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American Bullfrog
(Lithobates catesbeianus)

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Gray Treefrog
(Hyla versicolor)

green-frog-CourtneyCelley-CCGreen Frog
(Lithobates clamitans
or Rana clamitans)

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Northern Leopard Frog
(Lithobates pipiens)

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Pickerel Frog
(Lithobates palustris, formerly Rana palustris)

SALAMANDERS (Amphibians)

blue-spotted-salamander-Elucius-CCBlue Spotted Salamander
(Ambystoma laterale)

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Tiger Salamander
(Ambystoma tigrinum)

Mudpuppy
(Necturus maculosus)

SNAKES (Reptiles)

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Red-bellied Mudsnake
(Farancia abacura)

Fox Snake
Gopher Snake (Pituophis catenifer)
Milk Snake
North American Racer (Coluber constrictor)
Plains Garter Snake
Smooth Greensnake (Opheodrys vernalis)

TURTLES (Reptiles)

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Common Snapping Turtle
(Chelydra serpentina)

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Painted Turtle
(Chrysemys picta)

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Blanding’s Turtle
(Emydoidea blandingii)

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False Map Turtle
(Graptemys psuedogeographica)

(Terrapene carolina carolina)

Eastern Box Turtle
(Terrapene carolina carolina) 

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P.O. Box 413
Richmond, IL 60071

friendsofhackmatacknwr@gmail.com

 

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