Animals of South Florida

A Photographic Guide — Page 2 Vertebrates

gopher tortoise

Gopher Tortoise, photographed in Stuart, Martin County. See below for a link to more information about this species.

Welcome to our guide to the animals of South Florida, covering more than 150 species listed alphabetically by Class. On this page, you'll find vertebrates. If you're looking for birds, click here. For invertebrates, click here. Note: Most species have profiles that can be read by clicking the photo or the name. Some have yet to be proviled but will in in coming weeks and months. This guide is under construction, so please pardon our "dust."

Amphibians — Frogs and Toads


Reptiles — Crocodilians

Reptilians — Lizards

Reptiles — Snakes

Reptiles — Turtles and Tortoises

Published by Wild South Florida, PO Box 7241, Delray Beach, FL 33482.

Photographs by David Sedore. Photographs are property of the publishers and may not be used without permission.