Reptiles

Common and scientific name Details Photos

Black rat snake

Elaphe obsoleta

One large specimen is often spotted sunning itself on the rocks under the music building bridge. All black,not poisonous, keeps to a diet of rodents  

Five-lined skink

Eumeces fasciatus

A very common lizard, most often seen around the music building and on the gravel roads along market street. The juveniles have a distinctive bright blue tail.