Endangered Reptiles of North America**
Show reptiles in North America with profiles available.
Show all reptiles of concern in North America.
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Common Name Range ***
Abronia deppii Mexico
Abronia martindelcampoi Mexico
Alabama Red-belly Turtle Alabama
Alligator Snapping Turtle United States
American Crocodile Florida, Mexico
Aquatic Box Turtle Mexico
Arizona Striped Whiptail Arizona
Balsas Armed Lizard Mexico
Big Bend Slider Mexico, New Mexico, Texas
Blackbelly Garter Snake Mexico
Blunt-nosed Leopard Lizard California
Bog Turtle Eastern United States
Bolson Tortoise Mexico
Brazos River Watersnake Texas
Cagle's Map Turtle Texas
Cayman Islands Ground Iguana Puerto Rico
Central American River Turtle Mexico
Chiszar's Arboreal Alligator Lizard Mexico
Cloud Forest Parrot Snake Mexico
Concho Water Snake Texas
Culebra Island Giant Anole USA (Puerto Rico - Culebra Island)
Desert Tortoise Arizona, California, Mexico, Nevada, Utah
Dunes Sagebrush Lizard New Mexico, Texas
Eastern Fox Snake Michigan, New York, Ohio
Flat-tailed Horned Lizard Arizona, California, Mexico
Flathead Knob-Scaled Lizard Mexico
Flattened Musk Turtle Alabama
Florida Sand Skink Florida
Florida Scrub Lizard Florida
Furrowed Wood Turtle Mexico
Giant Garter Snake California
Giant Hispaniolan Galliwasp (1) Dominican Republic, Haiti, Mexico
Gila Monster Mexico, United States
Gopher Tortoise Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina
Green Sea Turtle Florida, Mexico (nesting populations)
Kemp's Ridley Sea Turtle Tropical and temperate seas in Atlantic Basin, incl. Gulf of Mexico
Kirtland's Snake Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio
Loggerhead Sea Turtle Europe, Africa, Asia, and North America
Longtail Rattlesnake Mexico
Louisiana Pine Snake Louisiana, Texas
Mexican Black-tailed Pit Viper Mexico
Mexican Ground Pit Viper Mexico
Mexican Horned Pitviper Mexico
Mixtecan Arboreal Alligator Lizard Mexico
Mona Blind Snake Puerto Rico
Monito Gecko Puerto Rico
Morelet's Crocodile Mexico
Mount Zempoaltepec Alligator Lizard Mexico
Northern Arboreal Alligator Lizard Mexico
Oaxacan Spiny-tailed Iguana Mexico (Oaxaca)
Olive Ridley Sea Turtle Mexico (nesting populations)
Panamint Alligator Lizard California
Plymouth Red-bellied Turtle Massachusetts
Puerto Rican Boa Puerto Rico
Rhinoceros Iguana Puerto Rico
Rim Rock Crowned Snake Florida
Ringed Sawback Louisiana, Mississippi
Rowley's Palm Pit Viper Mexico
Ruthvens Kingsnake Mexico
San Esteban Island Chuckwalla Mexico
San Francisco Garter Snake California
Sandstone Night Lizard California
Santa Catalina Island Rattlesnake Mexico (Baja California Sur)
Short-tailed Snake Florida
Sonora Mud Turtle Arizona, Mexico, New Mexico
Spot-tailed Earless Lizard Mexico, Texas
Spotted Turtle Canada, United States
Terrestrial Arboreal Alligator Lizard Mexico
Virgin Islands Tree Boa Puerto Rico
Wood Turtle Canada, United States
Xenosaurus grandis Mexico
Yellow-Blotched Palm Pit Viper Mexico

**What reptiles are listed here?:

The North America section of this site lists the folllowing reptiles appearing on select endangered species lists:
  • Reptiles that dwell in or migrate to any part of the North American continent, except Hawaii, which has its own section.
  • Reptiles of Greenland and adjacent Atlantic islands.
  • Reptiles of the Mexican Holarctic.
  • Reptiles of the Gulf of Maine.

This list combines species from several endangered species lists. Using the total count of species found on this site as an official count of endangered species of the world is not recommended. For more information on what creatures are listed on this site, please visit our About EEC page.

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