Chicagoland’s Reptiles and Amphibians

Collaboration of Sara Ruane and Michelle Thompson

Funding and support from:

Chicagoland Field Guide

(download the pdf here, click the images below to expand, or get a hard copy in person from Sara or Michelle!!!!)

Chicagoland Field Guide Sources Include:

Frost, Darrel R. 2021. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 6.1 (Summer 2022). Electronic Database accessible at https://amphibiansoftheworld.amnh.org/index.php. American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA. doi.org/10.5531/db.vz.0001

Phillips, C.A., Crawford, J.A. and Kuhns, A.R., 2022. Field guide to amphibians and reptiles of Illinois. University of Illinois Press.

Powell, R., Conant, R. and Collins, J.T., 2016. Peterson field guide to reptiles and amphibians of eastern and central North America.

Illinois Species. 2022. INHS Herpetology Collection, University of Illinois Board of Trustees, https://herpetology.inhs.illinois.edu/species-lists/ilspecies/

Uetz, P., Freed, P, Aguilar, R. & Hošek, J. (eds.) 2022. The Reptile Database, http://www.reptile-database.org

SSAR names list (8th ed): here