Herpetology class gets good finds on campus

On April 16, Dr. Goodman’s Herpetology class spent the afternoon herping on campus and had some good finds!  We found 6 species in Chalgrove Lake and 3 species on the Wilson Trail in just a couple hours.

juvenile Northern Water Snake (Nerodia sipedon)

Mat with the snake

Chris and Dr. Goodman take a “selfy” with frogs

Will holds a Pickerel Frog (Rana palustris)

Chris gives this Painted Turtle (Chrysemys picta) the thumbs up

The class poses with a Red Salamander (Pseudotriton ruber) caught on the Wilson Trail

 

Red Salamander (Pseudotriton ruber)

 

Hakeem with a Cricket Frog (Acris crepitans)

 

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