Order Squamata

(Lizards and Snakes)

Domain: EucaryaKingdom: AnimaliaPhylum: ChordataClass: Reptilia Order Phenology

Families of the Order Squamata Discovered in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Family Common Name Photo Example Where? Phenology
ColubridaeTypical snakes HerePhenology
PhrynosomatidaeFence lizards HerePhenology
PolychridaeAnoles HerePhenology
ScincidaeSkinks HerePhenology
TeiidaeWhiptail lizards(not available) HerePhenology
ViperidaePit Vipers HerePhenology

Can't find the families you are looking for? Note:
Families on this list are only those contained in the ATBI database,
and do not neccessarily include all Park families from historic park reports, literature,
or other sources that have not yet been entered in the Biodiversity Database.

Taxon References for Squamata

1.) Nichols, Becky. 2007. Personal communication, Great Smoky Mountains National Park.