Herps of the Angelo Reserve from J.P. Mackey, Dept. of Biology, S.F. State Univ., 1981 with three additions (*) by Kenneth S. Mierzwa (85-95)

Kenneth S. Mierzwa has published a list of Amphibians found at the Angelo Coast Range Reserve based on surveys conducted in 1985, 1986, 1992 and 1995. This list contains valuable data on habitat and abundance.

A species list compiled during a 2002 herpetology field trip from Humboldt State University.


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Pacific Giant Salamander
Copyright © 2000 Arie van der Meijden

Pacific giant salamander
Olympic salamander
Southern Torrent Salamander*
Rough skinned newt
Black salamander
Clouded salamander
Wandering Salamander*
California slender salamander
Northwestern Salamander (anecdotal)*

Dicamptodon ensatus
Rhyacotriton olympicus
Rhyacotriton variegatus*

Taricha granulose
Aneides flavipunctatus
Aneides ferreus
Aneides vagrans*
Ensatina eschsholtzi
Bactrachoseps attenuatus
Ambystoma gracile*

Frogs and toads
Pacific Treefrog
Copyright © 2002 Pierre Fidenci
Pacific treefrog
Foothill yellowlegged frog
Western toad
Tailed frog
Pseudacris regilla
Rana boylei
Bufo boreas
Rana catesbiana
Ascaphus truei
Sagebrush Lizard
Copyright © 2001 Adam P. Summers
Northern alligator lizard
Southern alligator lizard
Western skink
Western fence lizard
Sagebrush lizard
Gerrhonotus coeruleus
G. multicarinatus
Eumeces skiltonianus
Sceloporus occidentalis
S. graciosus
Western Rattlesnake
Copyright © 2002 Jeff Miller
Rubber boa
Western aquatic garter snake
Western terrestrial garter snake
Common garter snake
Ringneck snake
Gopher snake
Common kingsnake
Western rattlesnake
Charina bottae
Coluber constrictor
Thamnophis couchi
Thamnophis elegans
Thamnophis sirtalis
Diadophis punctatus
Pituophis melanoleucus
Lampropeltis getulus
Crotalus viridis
Western Pond Turtle
Copyright © 2001 Pierre Fidenci
Western pond turtle Clemmys marmorata