​​​​​Animals​​​​

 

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Below are photos of the educational animals at Daggerwing Nature Center and their respective common name and scientific name. Some of these animals are used in educational programs at the nature center.​

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alligator 
American Alligator
(Alligator mississippiensis)

snake 
Apalachicola Kingsnake
(Lampropeltis getula meansi)

snake 
Ball Python
 (Python regius)

 

 

turtle 
Common Snapping Turtle
(Chelydra serpentina)

snake 
Corn Snake
(Pantherophis guttatus)
owl 
​​ Eastern Screech Owl
(Megascops asio)

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turtle 
Florida Box Turtle
(Terrapene carolina bauri)

turtle 
Florida Softshell Turtle
(Apalone ferox)

turtle 
Gopher Tortoise
 (Gopherus polyphemus)

 

 

lizard 
Green Anole
(Anolis carolinensis)

frog 
Green Tree Frog
(Hyla cinerea)

frog 
Marine Toad
(Bufo marinus)

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opossum 
Opossum
(Didelphis virginiana)

turtle 
Peninsular Cooter
(Pseudemys peninsularis)

frog 
Pig Frog
 (Lithobates grylio)

 

 

turtle 
Red-eared Slider
(Trachemys scripta elegans)

spider 
Rose-haired Tarantula
(Grammostola rosea)
turtle 
​​ Striped Mud Turtle
(Kinosternon baurii​)

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