The VHS databases contain the most current distribution information of native reptiles and amphibians in Virginia.
Last update: 03-Feb-17
Virginia is home to 28 species of frogs and toads.
We have a large diversity of salamanders consisting of 56 different species and subspecies.
Virginia is home to 9 native lizard species and two introduced species, the Mediterranean
Gecko and the Italian Wall Lizard.
The Commonwealth is home to 34 species and subspecies of snake. Only 3 species are venomous.
Virginia has 25 species and subspecies of turtle. Five of these species are sea turtle.