Blue Ridge Parkway

Rank: 2

Park Description

A Blue Ridge Parkway experience is unlike any other, a slow-paced and relaxing drive revealing stunning long-range vistas and close-up views of the rugged mountains and pastoral landscapes of the Appalachian Highlands. Protecting a diversity of plants and animals, the Parkway meanders for 469 miles, providing opportunities for enjoying all that makes this region of the country so special.

Park Address

199 Hemphill Knob Road

Asheville, NC, 28803

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Species in Blue Ridge Parkway by Category

Here you can look up all the species found in Blue Ridge Parkway. Start by picking a category. From there you can see how many species have either the common name beggining with each letter or scientific name. It's a good place to start if you're looking for what kind of species are invasive to the park, or perhaps how common or rare a species is for that area.

 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Appalachian Cottontail Sylvilagus obscurus Present Native Rare
American Beaver, Beaver, Canadian Beaver Castor canadensis Present Native Uncommon
Appalachian woodrat Neotoma magister Present Native Rare
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
bobcat Lynx rufus Present Native Rare
Black Bear Ursus americanus Present Native Uncommon
big brown bat Eptesicus fuscus Present Native Uncommon
Bat Myotis - - - - - -
Boreal Redback Vole, Red-backed Mouse, Red-backed Vole, Southern Red-backed Vole, White-Mountain Red-backed Mouse Clethrionomys gapperi Present Native Uncommon
Black Rat Rattus rattus Unconfirmed Non-native - -
Brewer's Mole, Hairy-tailed Mole Parascalops breweri Present Native Uncommon
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
coyote Canis latrans Present Native Uncommon
common gray fox Urocyon cinereoargenteus Present Native Uncommon
Cougar, mountain lion, Puma Puma concolor Unconfirmed Native - -
common otter, North American River Otter, northern river otter, river otter Lontra canadensis Present Native Rare
- - Cricetidae - - - - - -
Common Muskrat, Muskrat, Musquash, Water Rat Ondatra zibethicus Present Native Uncommon
Carolina northern flying squirrel Glaucomys sabrinus coloratus Present Native Rare
Chipmunks Tamias - - - - - -
Chickaree, Red Squirrel Tamiasciurus hudsonicus Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Domestic Cow Bos taurus Present Non-native Common
domestic dog, feral dog Canis familiaris Present Non-native Uncommon
Domestic Cat Felis catus Present Non-native Uncommon
deer mice, white-footed mice Peromyscus - - - - - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
elk, Red Deer (see comments), wapiti, wapiti or elk Cervus elaphus Present Non-native Uncommon
Eastern Spotted Skunk, spotted skunk Spilogale putorius Probably Present Native - -
eastern red bat Lasiurus borealis Present Native Common
Eastern Small-footed Myotis, Small-footed Myotis Myotis leibii Present Native Rare
evening bat Nycticeius humeralis Unconfirmed Native - -
Eastern Pipistrelle, Northern Georgian Bat Pipistrellus subflavus Present Native Common
eastern cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus Present Native Common
eastern harvest mouse Reithrodontomys humulis Present Native - -
eastern gray squirrel Sciurus carolinensis Present Native Common
eastern fox squirrel Sciurus niger Present Native Occasional
eastern chipmunk Tamias striatus Present Native Common
eastern mole Scalopus aquaticus Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Feral Pig Sus scrofa Probably Present Non-native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
guano bats Tadarida - - - - - -
golden mouse Ochrotomys nuttalli Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
hoary bat Lasiurus cinereus Present Native Uncommon
house mouse Mus musculus Present Non-native Unknown
hispid cotton rat Sigmodon hispidus Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Indiana bat Myotis sodalis Unconfirmed Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
long-tailed weasel Mustela frenata Present Native Occasional
least weasel Mustela nivalis Probably Present Native - -
little brown bat Myotis lucifugus Present Native Uncommon
least shrew Cryptotis parva Probably Present Native - -
long-tailed shrew Sorex dispar Present Native Uncommon
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
mink Mustela vison Present Native Occasional
meadow jumping mouse Zapus hudsonius Present Native Uncommon
meadow vole Microtus pennsylvanicus Present Native Common
- - Microtus pennsylvanicus pennsylvanicus Present Native Unknown
Masked Shrew Sorex cinereus Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
northern bat Myotis septentrionalis Present Native Uncommon
Norway rat Rattus norvegicus Probably Present Non-native - -
northern short-tailed shrew Blarina brevicauda Present Native Common
Northern Water Shrew, Water Shrew, White-lipped Water Shrew Sorex palustris Present Native Occasional
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
- - Puma concolor cougar Not In Park Native - -
prairie deer mouse Peromyscus maniculatus Present Native Common
pygmy shrew Sorex hoyi Present Native Rare
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
red fox Vulpes vulpes Present Native Uncommon
raccoon Procyon lotor Present Native Common
Rafinesque's big-eared bat Corynorhinus rafinesquii Probably Present Native - -
rock vole Microtus chrotorrhinus Present Native Occasional
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
small cats Felis - - - - - -
striped skunk Mephitis mephitis Present Native Uncommon
silver-haired bat Lasionycteris noctivagans Probably Present Native - -
southern Appalachian woodrat Neotoma floridana haematoreia Probably Present Native - -
southern bog lemming Synaptomys cooperi Present Native Rare
southern flying squirrel Glaucomys volans Present Native Common
smoky shrew Sorex fumeus Present Native Uncommon
southeastern shrew Sorex longirostris Probably Present Native - -
Star-nosed Mole Condylura cristata Present Native Occasional
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Townsend's Big-eared Bat Corynorhinus townsendii - - - - - -
tree squirrels Sciurus - - - - - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Virginia opossum Didelphis virginiana Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
white-tailed deer Odocoileus virginianus Present Native Common
Woodland Jumping Mouse Napaeozapus insignis Present Native Occasional
woodland vole Microtus pinetorum Present Native Common
white-footed mouse Peromyscus leucopus Present Native Common
woodchuck Marmota monax Present Native Common

 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
American Golden Eagle, Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos Present Native Rare
American Rough-legged Hawk, Rough-legged Hawk Buteo lagopus Probably Present Native - -
American Pintail, Northern Pintail, Pintail Anas acuta Present Native Rare
American Wigeon, Baldpate Anas americana Present Native Rare
American Black Duck, Black Duck, Common Black Duck, Red-legged Black Duck Anas rubripes Probably Present Native - -
American Brant, Brant Branta bernicla Not In Park Native - -
American Golden-eye, Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula Present Native Occasional
American Scoter Melanitta americana Present Native - -
American Merganser, Common Merganser Mergus merganser Present Native Occasional
American Golden Plover, American Golden-Plover, Eastern American Golden Plover Pluvialis dominica Unconfirmed Native - -
American Black Tern, Black Tern Chlidonias niger Not In Park Native - -
American Herring Gull, Herring Gull Larus argentatus Unconfirmed Native - -
American Avocet, Avocet Recurvirostra americana Unconfirmed Native - -
American Knot, Knot, Red Knot Calidris canutus Not In Park Native - -
american woodcock Scolopax minor Present Native Uncommon
American Peregrine Falcon, Duck Hawk, Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus Present Native Rare
american kestrel Falco sparverius Present Native Uncommon
American Coot, Northern American Coot Fulica americana Present Native Uncommon
american crow Corvus brachyrhynchos Present Native Abundant
american tree sparrow Spizella arborea Probably Present Native - -
american goldfinch Carduelis tristis Present Native Abundant
American Pipit, American Water Pipit, Water Pipit Anthus rubescens Present Native Rare
american redstart Setophaga ruticilla Present Native Common
american robin Turdus migratorius Present Native Abundant
alder flycatcher Empidonax alnorum Present Native Rare
acadian flycatcher Empidonax virescens Present Native Common
Arkansas Kingbird, Western Kingbird Tyrannus verticalis Unconfirmed Native - -
American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus Present Native Occasional
American White Pelican, White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos Unconfirmed Native - -
American White Ibis, White Ibis Eudocimus albus Not In Park Native - -
American Long-eared Owl, Long-eared Owl Asio otus Present Native Occasional
Anhinga Anhinga anhinga Present Native Occasional
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
broad-winged hawk Buteo platypterus Present Native Common
Bald Eagle, Northern Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus Present Native Rare
black vulture Coragyps atratus Present Native Uncommon
Blue-winged Teal Anas discors Present Native Uncommon
Bufflehead, Buffle-head Bucephala albeola Present Native Uncommon
Barrow's Goldeneye Bucephala islandica Not In Park Native - -
Blue Goose, Snow Goose Chen caerulescens Present Native Rare
Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola Unconfirmed Native - -
Bonaparte's Gull Larus philadelphia Present Native Occasional
Bartramian Sandpiper, Upland Plover, Upland Sandpiper Bartramia longicauda Present Native - -
Baird's Sandpiper Calidris bairdii Not In Park Native - -
Buff-breasted Sandpiper Tryngites subruficollis Unconfirmed Native - -
Band-tailed Pigeon Patagioenas fasciata Unconfirmed Native - -
Belted Kingfisher, Eastern Belted Kingfisher Ceryle alcyon Present Native Common
Black-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus erythropthalmus Present Native Uncommon
Black Rail Laterallus jamaicensis Unconfirmed Native - -
Blue Grosbeak Passerina caerulea Present Native Rare
Black-headed Grosbeak Pheucticus melanocephalus Unconfirmed Native - -
Brown Creeper Certhia americana Present Native Uncommon
blue jay Cyanocitta cristata Present Native Abundant
Bachman's Sparrow Aimophila aestivalis Not In Park Native - -
barn swallow Hirundo rustica Present Native Uncommon
Bank Swallow, Common Bank Swallow Riparia riparia Present Native Rare
Bobolink Dolichonyx oryzivorus Present Native Uncommon
Brewer's Blackbird Euphagus cyanocephalus Unconfirmed Native - -
baltimore oriole Icterus galbula Present Native Uncommon
brown-headed cowbird Molothrus ater Present Native Uncommon
brown thrasher Toxostoma rufum Present Native Common
Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus Present Native Rare
black-throated blue warbler Dendroica caerulescens Present Native Common
bay-breasted warbler Dendroica castanea Present Native Rare
blackburnian warbler Dendroica fusca Present Native Common
blackpoll warbler Dendroica striata Present Native Uncommon
black-throated green warbler Dendroica virens Present Native Common
black-and-white warbler Mniotilta varia Present Native Common
Brewster's warbler (hybrid) Vermivora chrysoptera X pinus Unconfirmed Native - -
blue-winged warbler Vermivora pinus Present Native Rare
blue-gray gnatcatcher Polioptila caerulea Present Native Common
Brown-headed Nuthatch Sitta pusilla Present Native Rare
Bewick's Wren, Eastern Bewick's Wren Thryomanes bewickii Probably Present Native - -
Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius Present Native Common
Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis Not In Park Native - -
barred owl Strix varia Present Native Common
Barn Owl, North American Barn Owl Tyto alba Present Native Rare
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
cooper's hawk Accipiter cooperii Present Native Uncommon
Common Mallard, Mallard Anas platyrhynchos Present Native Common
Canvasback Aythya valisineria Present Native Occasional
Canada Goose, Eastern Canada Goose Branta canadensis Present Native Common
chimney swift Chaetura pelagica Present Native Common
chuck-will's-widow Caprimulgus carolinensis Present Native Rare
common nighthawk Chordeiles minor Present Native Common
Caspian Tern Sterna caspia Unconfirmed Native - -
Common Tern, Northern Common Tern Sterna hirundo Unconfirmed Native - -
Common Ground-Dove Columbina passerina Unconfirmed Native - -
Chukar Alectoris chukar Present Non-native - -
Canada Ruffed Grouse, Partridge, Ruffed Grouse, Timber Grouse Bonasa umbellus Present Native Uncommon
Common Peafowl, Indian Peafowl Pavo cristatus Present Non-native Occasional
Common Loon, Greater Common Loon Gavia immer Present Native Uncommon
Common Gallinule, Common Moorhen, Florida Gallinule Gallinula chloropus Unconfirmed Native - -
cedar waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum Present Native Common
Common Raven, Northern Raven, Raven Corvus corax Present Native Common
Common Lapland Longspur, Lapland Longspur Calcarius lapponicus Not In Park Native - -
Chestnut-collared Longspur Calcarius ornatus Not In Park Native - -
Clay-colored Sparrow Spizella pallida Unconfirmed Native - -
chipping sparrow Spizella passerina Present Native Common
Common Redpoll, Greater Redpoll, Mealy Redpoll Carduelis flammea Not In Park Native - -
Canadian Pine Grosbeak, Newfoundland Pine Grosbeak, Pine Grosbeak Pinicola enucleator Unconfirmed Native - -
Cliff swallow Hirundo pyrrhonota Present Native Rare
Cliff Swallow, Eastern Cliff Swallow, Eave Swallow, Northern Cliff Swallow Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Present Native Rare
common grackle Quiscalus quiscula Present Native Common
Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis Present Native Abundant
cerulean warbler Dendroica cerulea Present Native Uncommon
chestnut-sided warbler Dendroica pensylvanica Present Native Common
cape may warbler Dendroica tigrina Present Native Common
common yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas Present Native Common
connecticut warbler Oporornis agilis Present Native Occasional
canada warbler Wilsonia canadensis Present Native Common
carolina wren Thryothorus ludovicianus Present Native Abundant
Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis Unconfirmed Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Dunlin, Red-backed Dunlin, Red-backed Sandpiper Calidris alpina Not In Park Native - -
Dickcissel Spiza americana Unconfirmed Native - -
dark-eyed junco Junco hyemalis Present Native Abundant
downy woodpecker Picoides pubescens Present Native Common
Double-crested Cormorant, Northern Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus Present Native Rare
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Eastern Goshawk, Goshawk, Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis Present Native Occasional
Eurasian Wigeon, European Widgeon, Widgeon Anas penelope Not In Park Non-native - -
Eastern Harlequin Duck, Harlequin Duck Histrionicus histrionicus Unconfirmed Native - -
Eastern White-winged Scoter, White-winged Coot, White-winged Scoter Melanitta fusca Unconfirmed Native - -
Emu Dromaius novaehollandiae Not In Park Non-native - -
Eastern Piping Plover, Piping Plover Charadrius melodus Unconfirmed Native - -
Eastern Least Tern, Least Tern Sterna antillarum Unconfirmed Native - -
Eastern Willet, Willet Catoptrophorus semipalmatus Not In Park Native - -
Eastern Dowitcher, Short-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus griseus Present Native Occasional
Eastern Solitary Sandpiper, Solitary Sandpiper Tringa solitaria Present Native Uncommon
Eastern Pigeon Hawk, Merlin, Pigeon Hawk Falco columbarius Present Native Rare
Eastern Lark Sparrow, Lark Sparrow Chondestes grammacus Not In Park Native - -
Eastern Savannah Sparrow, Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis Present Native Uncommon
Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus Present Native Abundant
Eastern Snow Bunting, Snow Bunting, Snowflake Plectrophenax nivalis Unconfirmed Native - -
Eastern Vesper Sparrow, Vesper Sparrow Pooecetes gramineus Present Native Rare
evening grosbeak Coccothraustes vespertinus Probably Present Native - -
eastern meadowlark Sturnella magna Present Native Common
european starling Sturnus vulgaris Present Non-native Abundant
eastern bluebird Sialia sialis Present Native Common
eastern wood-pewee Contopus virens Present Native Common
eastern phoebe Sayornis phoebe Present Native Common
eastern kingbird Tyrannus tyrannus Present Native Uncommon
Eastern Glossy Ibis, Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus Unconfirmed Native - -
Eared Grebe Podiceps nigricollis Present Native Unknown
eastern screech-owl Megascops asio Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Fulvous Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna bicolor Unconfirmed Native - -
Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri Unconfirmed Native - -
Fish crow Corvus ossifragus Unconfirmed Native - -
Fox Sparrow Passerella iliaca Present Native Uncommon
field sparrow Spizella pusilla Present Native Uncommon
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Green-winged Teal Anas crecca Present Native Uncommon
Gadwall Anas strepera Present Native Rare
Greater Scaup, Greater Scaup Duck Aythya marila Present Native Occasional
Greater Yellowlegs, Greater Yellow-legs Tringa melanoleuca Present Native Occasional
grasshopper sparrow Ammodramus savannarum Present Native Common
Great Gray Shrike, Northern Shrike Lanius excubitor Unconfirmed Native - -
gray catbird Dumetella carolinensis Present Native Common
golden-winged warbler Vermivora chrysoptera Present Native Rare
golden-crowned kinglet Regulus satrapa Present Native Common
gray-cheeked thrush Catharus minimus Present Native Rare
great crested flycatcher Myiarchus crinitus Present Native Uncommon
Great Blue Heron, Northern Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias Present Native Uncommon
Green-backed Heron Butorides striatus Present Native Common
Great Egret Casmerodius albus Present Native Uncommon
Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber Unconfirmed Native - -
great horned owl Bubo virginianus Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
helmeted guineafowl Numida meleagris Present Non-native Unknown
Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus Present Native Uncommon
Hudsonian Godwit Limosa haemastica Unconfirmed Native - -
Hudsonian Curlew, Hudsonian Whimbrel, Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus Unconfirmed Native - -
Hazel Grouse Tetrastes bonasia Unconfirmed Non-native - -
horned lark Eremophila alpestris Present Native Rare
Henslow's sparrow Ammodramus henslowii Present Native Occasional
Harris' Sparrow, Harris's Sparrow Zonotrichia querula Unconfirmed Native - -
house finch Carpodacus mexicanus Present Non-native Common
hooded warbler Wilsonia citrina Present Native Abundant
house sparrow Passer domesticus Present Non-native Uncommon
house wren Troglodytes aedon Present Native Uncommon
hermit thrush Catharus guttatus Present Native Common
hairy woodpecker Picoides villosus Present Native Uncommon
Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus Present Native Occasional
Holboell's Grebe, Holboell's Red-necked Grebe, Red-necked Grebe Podiceps grisegena Present Native Rare
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
indigo bunting Passerina cyanea Present Native Abundant
Intermediate Sharp-tailed Sparrow, Saltmarsh Sharp-tailed Sparrow Ammodramus caudacutus Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Killdeer, Northern Killdeer Charadrius vociferus Present Native Common
Kingfishers Alcedinidae - - - - - -
King Rail, Northern King Rail Rallus elegans Probably Present Native - -
Kirtland's Warbler, Kirtland's Wood Warbler Dendroica kirtlandii Not In Park Native - -
kentucky warbler Oporornis formosus Present Native Uncommon
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Lesser Scaup, Lesser Scaup Duck Aythya affinis Present Native Common
Long-tailed Duck, Old Squaw, Oldsquaw Clangula hyemalis Not In Park Native - -
Laughing Gull Larus atricilla Not In Park Native - -
Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus Unconfirmed Native - -
Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla Present Native Occasional
Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus Unconfirmed Native - -
Lesser Yellowlegs, Lesser Yellow-legs Tringa flavipes Present Native Occasional
Le Conte's Sparrow, LeConte's Sparrow Ammodramus leconteii Present Native Occasional
Lark Bunting Calamospiza melanocorys Not In Park Native - -
Lincoln's Sparrow, Northern Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii Present Native Rare
loggerhead shrike Lanius ludovicianus Probably Present Native - -
Louisana Waterthrush Seiurus motacilla Present Native Common
Long-billed Marsh Wren, Marsh Wren, Prairie Marsh Wren Cistothorus palustris Not In Park Native - -
least flycatcher Empidonax minimus Present Native Rare
Little Blue Heron, Northern Little Blue Heron Egretta caerulea Unconfirmed Native - -
Least Bittern, Eastern Least Bittern Ixobrychus exilis Unconfirmed Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Mississippi Kite Ictinia mississippiensis Present Native Occasional
Mute Swan Cygnus olor Present Non-native - -
mourning dove Zenaida macroura Present Native Common
magnolia warbler Dendroica magnolia Present Native Uncommon
mourning warbler Oporornis philadelphia Present Native Occasional
Mountain Bluebird Sialia currucoides Unconfirmed Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
northern harrier Circus cyaneus Present Native Uncommon
Northern shoveler, Shoveller Anas clypeata Present Native Uncommon
Northern Ruddy Duck, Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis Present Native Rare
Northern Phalarope, Red-necked Phalarope Phalaropus lobatus Unconfirmed Native - -
northern bobwhite Colinus virginianus Present Native Uncommon
Northern Virginia Rail, Virginia Rail Rallus limicola Present Native Rare
northern cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis Present Native Abundant
northern mockingbird Mimus polyglottos Present Native Common
northern parula Parula americana Present Native Common
Northern Waterthrush, Northern Water-Thrush Seiurus noveboracensis Present Native Rare
nashville warbler Vermivora ruficapilla Present Native Rare
Night-Herons Nycticorax - - - - - -
northern flicker Colaptes auratus Present Native Common
Northern Saw-whet Owl Aegolius acadicus Present Native Uncommon
Northern Short-eared Owl, Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Osprey Accipitridae - - - - - -
osprey Pandion haliaetus Present Native Uncommon
orchard oriole Icterus spurius Present Native Uncommon
ovenbird Seiurus aurocapilla Present Native Abundant
orange-crowned warbler Vermivora celata Present Native - -
Olive-sided Flycatcher Contopus borealis Present Native Occasional
Owls, Typical Owls Strigidae - - - - - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos Not In Park Native - -
Pomarine Jaeger Stercorarius pomarinus Unconfirmed Native - -
Pheasant, Ring-necked Pheasant Phasianus colchicus Probably Present Non-native - -
Purple Gallinule Porphyrula martinica Unconfirmed Native - -
Painted Bunting Passerina ciris Unconfirmed Native - -
Pine siskin Carduelis pinus Present Native Uncommon
purple finch Carpodacus purpureus Present Native Common
purple martin Progne subis Present Native Uncommon
prairie warbler Dendroica discolor Present Native Rare
palm warbler Dendroica palmarum Present Native Rare
pine warbler Dendroica pinus Present Native Uncommon
Prothonotary Warbler Protonotaria citrea Unconfirmed Native - -
Philadelphia vireo Vireo philadelphicus Present Native Rare
Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus Present Native Uncommon
Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps Present Native Uncommon
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
red-tailed hawk Buteo jamaicensis Present Native Common
red-shouldered hawk Buteo lineatus Present Native Uncommon
Redhead Aythya americana Present Native - -
Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris Present Native Common
Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator Present Native Uncommon
ruby-throated hummingbird Archilochus colubris Present Native Common
Rufous Hummingbird Selasphorus rufus Probably Present Native - -
Ringed Plover, Semipalmated Plover, Semipalmated Ringed Plover Charadrius semipalmatus Present Native Occasional
Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis Present Native Rare
Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres Not In Park Native - -
Red Phalarope Phalaropus fulicaria Unconfirmed Native - -
rock dove Columba livia Present Native Common
Red-throated Loon Gavia stellata Present Native Occasional
rose-breasted grosbeak Pheucticus ludovicianus Present Native Common
Red Crossbill Loxia curvirostra Present Native Uncommon
rough-winged swallow Stelgidopteryx ruficollis Present Native Uncommon
red-winged blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus Present Native Common
rusty blackbird Euphagus carolinus Probably Present Native - -
ruby-crowned kinglet Regulus calendula Present Native Uncommon
red-breasted nuthatch Sitta canadensis Present Native Uncommon
red-eyed vireo Vireo olivaceus Present Native Abundant
red-bellied woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus Present Native Common
red-headed woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus Present Native Rare
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
sharp-shinned hawk Accipiter striatus Present Native Common
Swallow-tailed Kite Elanoides forficatus Unconfirmed Native - -
Surf Scoter Melanitta perspicillata Present Native Occasional
Smew Mergellus albellus Not In Park Native - -
Sociable Lapwing Vanellus gregarius Unconfirmed Non-native - -
Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularia Present Native Common
Sanderling Calidris alba Not In Park Native - -
Stilt Sandpiper Calidris himantopus Not In Park Native - -
Semipalmated Sandpiper Calidris pusilla Present Native Rare
Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus Unconfirmed Native - -
Sandhill Crane Grus canadensis Present Native Occasional
Sora Rail, Sora Porzana carolina Present Native Rare
swamp sparrow Melospiza georgiana Present Native Uncommon
song sparrow Melospiza melodia Present Native Abundant
Swainson's warbler Limnothlypis swainsonii Present Native Rare
scarlet tanager Piranga olivacea Present Native Common
summer tanager Piranga rubra Present Native Occasional
swainson's thrush Catharus ustulatus Present Native Uncommon
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
turkey vulture Cathartes aura Present Native Common
Tundra Swan, Whistling Swan Cygnus columbianus Unconfirmed Native - -
Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor Present Native Uncommon
tufted titmouse Baeolophus bicolor Present Native Abundant
tennessee warbler Vermivora peregrina Present Native Common
Townsend's Solitaire Myadestes townsendi Present - - Unknown
Tricolored Heron Egretta tricolor Present Native Occasional
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
veery Catharus fuscescens Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Wood Duck Aix sponsa Present Native Common
whip-poor-will Caprimulgus vociferus Present Native Common
White-rumped Sandpiper Calidris fuscicollis Present Native Occasional
Western Sandpiper Calidris mauri Not In Park Native - -
Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata Present Native Rare
Wilson's Phalarope Phalaropus tricolor Unconfirmed Native - -
Wood Stork Mycteria americana Unconfirmed Native - -
Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo Present Native Common
white-throated sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis Present Native Abundant
white-crowned sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys Present Native Uncommon
White-winged Crossbill Loxia leucoptera Unconfirmed Native - -
worm-eating warbler Helmitheros vermivorum Present Native Abundant
wilson's warbler Wilsonia pusilla Present Native Rare
white-breasted nuthatch Sitta carolinensis Present Native Common
Western Tanager Piranga ludoviciana Unconfirmed Native - -
winter wren Troglodytes troglodytes Present Native Common
wood thrush Hylocichla mustelina Present Native Common
willow flycatcher Empidonax traillii Present Native Uncommon
warbling vireo Vireo gilvus Present Native Uncommon
white-eyed vireo Vireo griseus Present Native Uncommon
White-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon lepturus Unconfirmed Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
yellow-billed cuckoo Coccyzus americanus Present Native Common
Yellow Rail Coturnicops noveboracensis Unconfirmed Native - -
Yellow-headed Blackbird Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus Unconfirmed Native - -
yellow-rumped warbler Dendroica coronata Present Native Common
yellow-throated warbler Dendroica dominica Present Native Uncommon
yellow warbler Dendroica petechia Present Native Common
yellow-breasted chat Icteria virens Present Native Uncommon
yellow-bellied flycatcher Empidonax flaviventris Probably Present Native - -
yellow-throated vireo Vireo flavifrons Present Native Uncommon
Yellow-crowned Night Heron, Yellow-crowned Night-Heron Nyctanassa violacea Present Native Occasional
yellow-bellied sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius Present Native Rare

 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Boa Constrictor Boa constrictor Unconfirmed Non-native - -
Black Rat Snake Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Present Native Common
BROWN WATER SNAKE Nerodia taxispilota Unconfirmed Native - -
broadhead skink Eumeces laticeps Present Native Rare
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Corn Snake, Cornsnake Elaphe guttata Present Native Uncommon
common snapping turtle Chelydra serpentina Present Native Common
common musk turtle Sternotherus odoratus Present Native Uncommon
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
eastern hognose snake Heterodon platirhinos Probably Present Native - -
Eastern Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula getula Present Native Uncommon
Eastern Milk Snake Lampropeltis triangulum triangulum Present Native Unknown
eastern ribbon snake Thamnophis sauritus Present Native Uncommon
eastern garter snake Thamnophis sirtalis Present Native Common
eastern fence lizard Sceloporus undulatus Present Native Common
Eastern Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta picta Present Native Common
Eastern Box Turtle Terrapene carolina carolina Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
five-lined skink Eumeces fasciatus Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Green Anole Anolis carolinensis Unconfirmed Native - -
ground skink Scincella lateralis Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Mole Kingsnake Lampropeltis calligaster rhombomaculata Unconfirmed Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
northern black racer Coluber constrictor constrictor Present Native Common
Northern Ringneck Snake Diadophis punctatus edwardsii Present Native Common
northern water snake Nerodia sipedon Present Native Common
NORTHERN PINE SNAKE Pituophis melanoleucus melanoleucus Unconfirmed Native - -
Northern Brown Snake Storeria dekayi dekayi Present Native Rare
northern redbelly snake Storeria occipitomaculata Present Native Uncommon
northern copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix mokasen Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
- - Plestiodon anthracinus Present Native Rare
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
queen snake Regina septemvittata Present Native Uncommon
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
rough green snake Opheodrys aestivus Present Native Rare
redbelly turtle Pseudemys rubriventris Present Native Rare
red-eared slider Trachemys scripta elegans Present Non-native Rare
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Scarlet Snake Cemophora coccinea Unconfirmed Native - -
smooth green snake Opheodrys vernalis Unconfirmed Native - -
southeastern crowned snake Tantilla coronata Unconfirmed Native - -
Smooth Earth Snake, Smooth Earthsnake Virginia valeriae Unconfirmed Native - -
SOUTHEASTERN FIVE-LINED SKINK Eumeces inexpectatus Unconfirmed Native - -
Six-lined racerunner Aspidoscelis sexlineatus Unconfirmed Native - -
stripeneck musk turtle Sternotherus minor peltifer Unconfirmed Native - -
spiny softshell turtle Apalone spinifera Present Native Uncommon
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
timber rattlesnake Crotalus horridus Present Native Uncommon
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
worm snake Carphophis amoenus Present Native Uncommon

 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
American toad Bufo americanus Present Native Abundant
Atlantic Coast Slimy Salamander Plethodon chlorobryonis Unconfirmed Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
bullfrog Rana catesbeiana Present Native Abundant
Blue Ridge Dusky Salamander Desmognathus orestes Present Native Common
Blackbelly salamander Desmognathus quadramaculatus Present Native Common
Big Levels salamander Plethodon sherando Present Native Uncommon
Blue Ridge Red salamander Pseudotriton ruber nitidus Unconfirmed Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Cope's gray treefrog Hyla chrysoscelis Present Native Common
Carolina Mountain Dusky Salamander Desmognathus carolinensis Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Dusky Salamanders, Seal Salamanders Desmognathus - - - - - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
eastern narrowmouth toad Gastrophryne carolinensis Unconfirmed Native - -
eastern spadefoot Scaphiopus holbrookii Unconfirmed Native - -
Eastern Tiger Salamander Ambystoma tigrinum tigrinum Unconfirmed Native - -
EASTERN HELLBENDER Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis Probably Present Native - -
Eastern Red-backed Salamander, Northern Redback Salamander, Red-backed Salamander Plethodon cinereus Present Native Abundant
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Four-toed Salamander Hemidactylium scutatum Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Gray Treefrog, Rain Toad, Tree Toad Hyla versicolor Present Native Common
green frog Rana clamitans Present Native Abundant
GREEN SALAMANDER Aneides aeneus Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Imitator Salamander Desmognathus imitator Present Native Uncommon
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Jordan's salamander Plethodon jordani Unconfirmed Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
longtail salamander Eurycea longicauda Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
MOUNTAIN CHORUS FROG Pseudacris brachyphona Unconfirmed Native - -
marbled salamander Ambystoma opacum Probably Present Native - -
mole salamander Ambystoma talpoideum Probably Present Native - -
mountain dusky salamander Desmognathus ochrophaeus Present Native Common
Mud Salamander Pseudotriton montanus Present Native Uncommon
Mudpuppy Necturus maculosus Unconfirmed Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
northern cricket frog Acris crepitans Present Native Common
northern dusky salamander Desmognathus fuscus Present Native Abundant
Northern Two-lined Salamander, Two-lined Salamander Eurycea bislineata Present Native Common
northern spring salamander Gyrinophilus porphyriticus Present Native Uncommon
northern zigzag salamander Plethodon dorsalis Unconfirmed Native - -
Northern Red Salamander Pseudotriton ruber ruber Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Ocoee Salamander Desmognathus ocoee Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
pickerel frog Rana palustris Present Native Abundant
pigmy salamander, pygmy salamander Desmognathus wrighti Present Native Uncommon
Peaks of Otter salamander Plethodon hubrichti Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Ravine Salamander, Southern Ravine Salamander Plethodon richmondi Unconfirmed Native - -
red-spotted newt Notophthalmus viridescens Present Native Abundant
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
spring peeper Pseudacris crucifer Present Native Abundant
spotted salamander Ambystoma maculatum Present Native Common
Shovel-nosed Salamander Desmognathus marmoratus Present Native Uncommon
SEAL SALAMANDER Desmognathus monticola Present Native Common
Santleetlah Dusky Salamander Desmognathus santeetlah Probably Present Native - -
southern two-lined salamander Eurycea cirrigera Present Native Common
Southern Gray-cheeked Salamander Plethodon metcalfi Present Native Abundant
Southern Appalachian Salamander Plethodon oconaluftee Present Native Uncommon
Southern Red-backed Salamander Plethodon serratus Present Native Uncommon
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
TOAD, FOWLER'S Bufo woodhousii fowleri Present Native Abundant
three-lined salamander Eurycea guttolineata Unconfirmed Native - -
Two-lined salamander Eurycea wilderae Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
valley and ridge salamander Plethodon hoffmani Unconfirmed Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
western chorus frog Pseudacris triseriata Present Native Common
wood frog Rana sylvatica Present Native Abundant
white-spotted slimy salamander Plethodon cylindraceus Present Native Common
Wehrle's Salamander Plethodon wehrlei Probably Present Native - -
Weller's salamander Plethodon welleri Not In Park Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Yonahlossee salamander Plethodon yonahlossee Present Native Common

 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
American Eel, Common Eel, Eel Anguilla rostrata Present Native Occasional
ashy darter Etheostoma cinereum - - - - - -
Appalachia darter Percina gymnocephala Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
black jumprock, blacktip jumprock Moxostoma cervinum Present Native Common
black redhorse Moxostoma duquesnii Probably Present Native - -
black jumprock Scartomyzon cervinus - - - - - -
BLOTCHED CHUB Erimystax insignis Probably Present Native - -
bluehead chub Nocomis leptocephalus Present Native Abundant
bull chub Nocomis raneyi Present Native Common
bluntnose minnow Pimephales notatus Present Native Common
Bluegill Lepomis macrochirus Present Native Abundant
black crappie Pomoxis nigromaculatus Probably Present Native - -
bluebreast darter Etheostoma camurum Unconfirmed Unknown - -
Bloodfin Darter Etheostoma sanguifluum - - - - - -
banded darter Etheostoma zonale Probably Present Native - -
Brown Trout, Loch Leven Brown Trout, Scotch Sea-trout Salmo trutta Present Non-native Common
Brook Trout, Native Brook Trout Salvelinus fontinalis Present Native Abundant
BANDED SCULPIN Cottus carolinae Unconfirmed Unknown - -
black bullhead Ameiurus melas Present Native Common
Brown Bullhead Ameiurus nebulosus Present Native Uncommon
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Carolina Fantail Darter Etheostoma brevispinum Present Native Uncommon
central stoneroller Campostoma anomalum Present Native Abundant
common carp Cyprinus carpio Present Non-native Common
cutlip minnow Exoglossum maxillingua Probably Present Native - -
crescent shiner Luxilus cerasinus Present Native Uncommon
Common Shiner Luxilus cornutus Present Native Common
comely shiner Notropis amoenus Present Native Common
creek chub Semotilus atromaculatus Present Native Abundant
Common Sunfish, Pumpkinseed, Pumpkinseed Sunfish Lepomis gibbosus Present Native Uncommon
Channel catfish Ictalurus punctatus Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
eastern shiners Notropis - - - - - -
eastern blacknose dace Rhinichthys atratulus Present Native Abundant
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
fieryblack shiner Cyprinella pyrrhomelas Unconfirmed Unknown - -
fish, SHINER, SPOTTAIL Notropis hudsonius Present Native Common
Fathead Minnow Pimephales promelas Present Non-native Occasional
Fallfish Semotilus corporalis Present Native Common
fantail darter Etheostoma flabellare Present Native Abundant
flat bullhead Ameiurus platycephalus Present Native Uncommon
flathead catfish Pylodictis olivaris Present Non-native Rare
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
gizzard shad Dorosoma cepedianum Present Native Common
golden redhorse Moxostoma erythrurum Present Native Uncommon
Golden Shiner Notemigonus crysoleucas Present Non-native Abundant
greenhead shiner Notropis chlorocephalus Present Non-native Abundant
Green Sunfish Lepomis cyanellus Present Native Common
greenside darter Etheostoma blennioides Unconfirmed Unknown - -
gilt darter Percina evides Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
highback chub Hybopsis hypsinotus Present Native Uncommon
hornyhead chubs Nocomis - - - - - -
hornyhead chub Nocomis biguttatus Unconfirmed Unknown - -
highland shiner, redface shiner, southern rosyface shiner Notropis micropteryx - - - - - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
johnny darter Etheostoma nigrum Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Kanawha minnow Phenacobius teretulus Present Native Common
Kanawha darter Etheostoma kanawhae Present Native Common
Kamloops Trout, Rainbow Trout, Steelhead Trout, Steel-head Trout Oncorhynchus mykiss Present Non-native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
largescale stoneroller Campostoma oligolepis Present Native Abundant
longnose dace Rhinichthys cataractae Present Native Common
longear sunfish Lepomis megalotis Unconfirmed Unknown - -
Largemouth Bass Micropterus salmoides Present Native Common
longfin darter Etheostoma longimanum Present Native Occasional
logperch Percina caprodes - - - - - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
mirror shiner Notropis spectrunculus Present Native Abundant
mimic shiner Notropis volucellus Present Native Common
mountain redbelly dace Phoxinus oreas Present Native Abundant
muskellunge Esox masquinongy Present Native Rare
mountain brook lamprey Ichthyomyzon greeleyi - - - - - -
mottled sculpin Cottus bairdii Present Native Abundant
margined madtom Noturus insignis Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
northern hog sucker Hypentelium nigricans Present Native Common
notchlip redhorse, piedmont redhorse, v-lip redhorse Moxostoma collapsum Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
olive darter Percina squamata Probably Present Native - -
OHIO LAMPREY Ichthyomyzon bdellium - - - - - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
quillback Carpiodes cyprinus Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Roanoke hog sucker Hypentelium roanokense Present Native Uncommon
rustyside sucker Thoburnia hamiltoni Probably Present Native - -
rosyside dace Clinostomus funduloides Present Native Abundant
rosefin shiner Lythrurus ardens Present Native Abundant
redfin shiner Lythrurus umbratilis Unconfirmed Unknown - -
river chub Nocomis micropogon Present Native Common
redlip shiner Notropis chiliticus Present Native Abundant
rosyface shiner Notropis rubellus Present Native Common
rock bass Ambloplites rupestris Present Non-native Common
Redbreast Sunfish Lepomis auritus Present Native Common
rainbow darter Etheostoma caeruleum - - - - - -
riverweed darter Etheostoma podostemone Present Native Common
redline darter Etheostoma rufilineatum Present Native Common
Roanoke darter Percina roanoka Present Native Uncommon
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Skipper, Unidentified Scomberesox saurus saurus - - - - - -
silver redhorse Moxostoma anisurum Probably Present Native - -
shorthead redhorse Moxostoma macrolepidotum Present Native Common
slender redhorse, suckermouth redhorse, V-lip redhorse Moxostoma pappillosum Present Native Uncommon
striped jumprock Moxostoma rupiscartes Present Native Uncommon
satinfin shiner Cyprinella analostana Present Native Abundant
spotfin shiner Cyprinella spiloptera Present Native Abundant
striped shiner Luxilus chrysocephalus - - - - - -
silver shiner Notropis photogenis Probably Present Native - -
swallowtail shiner Notropis procne Present Native Common
saffron shiner Notropis rubricroceus Present Native Common
sand shiner Notropis stramineus - - - - - -
Swallowtail, Unidentified Trachinotus botla - - - - - -
sunfish Lepomis - - - - - -
Small Mouthed Black-bass, Smallmouth Bass, Small-mouthed Bass Micropterus dolomieu Present Native Common
striped bass Morone saxatilis Present Non-native Uncommon
smoothbelly darters Etheostoma - - - - - -
Swannanoa darter Etheostoma swannanoa Present Native Uncommon
stripeback darter Percina notogramma Present Native Uncommon
stonecat Noturus flavus - - - - - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
torrent sucker Thoburnia rhothoeca Present Native Common
TENNESSEE SHINER Notropis leuciodus Probably Present Native - -
TELESCOPE SHINER Notropis telescopus Present Native Common
tessellated darter Etheostoma olmstedi Present Native Uncommon
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
white sucker Catostomus commersonii Present Native Common
whitetail shiner Cyprinella galactura Present Native Abundant
white shiner Luxilus albeolus Present Native Common
warpaint shiner Luxilus coccogenis Present Native Abundant
warmouth Chaenobryttus gulosus Present Unknown Occasional
White Perch Morone americana Present Native Uncommon
wounded darter Etheostoma vulneratum Unconfirmed Unknown - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Yellow Perch Perca flavescens Present Native Common
yellow bullhead Ameiurus natalis Present Native Occasional

 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
- - Anticlea glauca Probably Present Native - -
Appalachian bellwort Uvularia puberula var. puberula Present Native Unknown
American waterplantain, European water plantain Alisma plantago-aquatica Present Non-native Unknown
American water plantain, southern water plantain, waterplaintain Alisma subcordatum Unconfirmed Native - -
Arrowhead Sagittaria latifolia var. pubescens Unconfirmed Native - -
arrow-arum Peltandra virginica Unconfirmed Native - -
Angelica Angelica triquinata Present Native Unknown
American ginseng Panax quinquefolius Present Native Unknown
American holly Ilex opaca Present Native Unknown
Atamasco lily Zephyranthes atamasca Unconfirmed Native - -
asparagus Asparagus officinalis Present Non-native Unknown
American lily of the valley, American lily-of-the-valley Convallaria majuscula Present Native Unknown
Adam's needle Yucca filamentosa Present Native Unknown
Arethusa, Swamp Pink Arethusa bulbosa Unconfirmed Native - -
autumn coral-root Corallorhiza odontorhiza - - - - - -
autumn coralroot Corallorrhiza odontorhiza Present Native Unknown
Andrew's bog orchid Platanthera X andrewsii Unconfirmed Native - -
annual ragweed Ambrosia artemisiifolia Present Native Unknown
ANNUAL WORMWOOD, sweet sagewort Artemisia annua Present Non-native Unknown
- - Aster lowrieanus var. lanceolatus Present Native Unknown
- - Aster umbellatus var. brevisquamis Present Native Unknown
alpine knapweed Centaurea transalpina Not In Park Non-native - -
Atkinson's tickseed, golden tickseed, plains coreopsis, plains tickseed Coreopsis tinctoria Unconfirmed Native - -
atlantic coreopsis Coreopsis tripteris Present Native Unknown
ashy sunflower Helianthus mollis Unconfirmed Native - -
Atlantic goldenrod Solidago arguta Present Native Unknown
Atlantic goldenrod Solidago arguta var. arguta Present Native Unknown
Atlantic goldenrod Solidago arguta var. caroliniana Present Native Unknown
autumn goldenrod Solidago sphacelata Present Native Unknown
aromatic aster Symphyotrichum oblongifolium Unconfirmed Native - -
American bellflower Campanulastrum americanum Present Native Unknown
Aunt Lucy, false babyblueeyes, waterpod Ellisia nyctelea Unconfirmed Native - -
Alyssum Alyssum alyssoides Present Non-native Unknown
- - Anychia canadensis - - - - - -
- - Arenaria groenlandica var. glabra - - - - - -
- - Arenaria leptoclados Present Non-native Unknown
- - Arenaria stricta - - - - - -
American pokeweed, common pokeweed, inkberry, pigeonberry, poke, pokeberry, pokeweed Phytolacca americana Present Native Unknown
American bittersweet Celastrus scandens Present Native Unknown
Asiatic dayflower Commelina communis Present Non-native Unknown
ashy hydrangea Hydrangea cinerea Present Native Unknown
American bladdernut Staphylea trifolia Present Native Unknown
American Yew Taxus canadensis Unconfirmed Native - -
air potato Dioscorea oppositifolia Present Non-native Unknown
arrowwood, arrow-wood viburnum, southern arrowwood Viburnum dentatum Present Unknown Unknown
arrowwood viburnum Viburnum rafinesquianum Present Native Unknown
arrow-wood Viburnum recognitum Unconfirmed Native - -
American Fly Honeysuckle Lonicera canadensis Present Native Unknown
Amur honeysuckle Lonicera maackii Present Non-native Unknown
A Blueberry Vaccinium simulatum Present Native Unknown
Appalachian loosestrife, southern yellow loosestrife Lysimachia tonsa Unconfirmed Native - -
American snowbell, snowbell Styrax americanus Unconfirmed Native - -
American hogpeanut Amphicarpaea bracteata Present Native Unknown
American hogpeanut Amphicarpaea bracteata var. comosa Probably Present Native - -
Atlantic pigeonwings, butterfly-pea, pigeonwings Clitoria mariana Present Native Unknown
arrow crotalaria, arrowhead rattlebox Crotalaria sagittalis Unconfirmed Native - -
Alfalfa, Lucerne Medicago sativa Present Non-native Unknown
American wild sensitive plant Senna hebecarpa Present Native Unknown
ashleaf goldenbanner Thermopsis fraxinifolia Present Native Unknown
Aaron's rod Thermopsis villosa Unconfirmed Native - -
Alsike, Alsatian Clover Trifolium hybridum Present Non-native Unknown
American deervetch, American purple vetch, American vetch Vicia americana Present Native Unknown
- - Alnus incana Unconfirmed Native - -
- - Alnus mitchelliana Unconfirmed Native - -
American hornbeam Carpinus caroliniana Present Native Unknown
American hazelnut Corylus americana Present Native Unknown
American chestnut Castanea dentata Present Native Unknown
Allegheny Chinquapin Castanea pumila Present Native - -
American beech Fagus grandifolia Present Native Unknown
angularfruit milkvine Matelea gonocarpos Unconfirmed Native - -
American columbo Frasera caroliniensis Unconfirmed Native - -
Appalachian gentian Gentiana austromontana Present Native Unknown
agueweed Gentianella quinquefolia Present Native Unknown
azure bluet Houstonia caerulea Present Native Unknown
alfilaria Erodium cicutarium Present Non-native Unknown
Appalachian quillwort, Engelmann's quillwort Isoetes engelmannii Unconfirmed Native - -
American waterwillow Justicia americana Present Native Unknown
American beautyberry Callicarpa americana Unconfirmed Native - -
American Pennyroyal Hedeoma pulegioides Present Native Unknown
Appalachian hedge-nettle Stachys appalachiana Probably Present Native - -
American Germander Teucrium canadense Present Native Unknown
American squawroot Conopholis americana Present Native Unknown
Allegheny monkey-flower Mimulus ringens Present Native Unknown
Allegheny monkeyflower Mimulus ringens var. ringens Present Native Unknown
American lopseed Phryma leptostachya Present Native Unknown
American speedwell, brooklime Veronica americana Present Native Unknown
Appalachian bunchflower Melanthium parviflorum Present Native Unknown
Alpine Clubmoss Huperzia appalachiana Present Native Unknown
Atlantic St. Peter's-wort, St. Peterswort Hypericum crux-andreae Unconfirmed Native - -
American dog violet Viola conspersa Unconfirmed Native - -
arrowleaf violet, arrow-leaved violet Viola sagittata Present Native Unknown
American basswood Tilia americana Present Native Unknown
American basswood Tilia americana var. heterophylla Present Native Unknown
American waterlily, American white waterlily, white waterlily Nymphaea odorata Present Native Unknown
Alabama grapefern, Dixie grapefern Botrychium jenmanii Unconfirmed Native - -
Atlantic Sedge Carex atlantica Present Native Unknown
Atlantic sedge, prickly bog sedge Carex atlantica ssp. atlantica Unconfirmed Native - -
Awl Sedge Carex stipata Present Native Unknown
awned flat sedge, bearded flatsedge, bearded nutgrass Cyperus squarrosus Present Native Unknown
annual fimbry Fimbristylis annua Unconfirmed Native - -
autumn fimbry Fimbristylis autumnalis Present Native Unknown
anglestem beaksedge Rhynchospora caduca Unconfirmed Native - -
American Great Bulrush Schoenoplectus tabernaemontani Present Native Unknown
arctic bentgrass, northern bentgrass Agrostis mertensii Unconfirmed Native - -
arrowfeather threeawn Aristida purpurascens var. virgata Unconfirmed Native - -
awnless brome, smooth brome Bromus inermis Present Non-native Unknown
arctic brome Bromus kalmii Unconfirmed Native - -
arctic reedgrass Calamagrostis coarctata Present Native Unknown
American beakgrain Diarrhena americana Unconfirmed Native - -
annual canarygrass, common canary grass, common canarygrass Phalaris canariensis Not In Park Non-native - -
annual bluegrass Poa annua Present Non-native Unknown
autumn bluegrass Poa autumnalis Unconfirmed Native - -
A Bullrush Sparganium chlorocarpum Unconfirmed Native - -
Appalachian polypody Polypodium appalachianum Present Native Unknown
Appalachian shoestring fern Vittaria appalachiana Present Native Unknown
asplenium ladyfern Athyrium filix-femina ssp. asplenioides Present Native Unknown
- - Athyrium virginianum Unconfirmed Native - -
Appalachian oakfern Gymnocarpium appalachianum Unconfirmed Native - -
Appalachian woodsia Woodsia appalachiana Present Native Unknown
American lotus, lotus Nelumbo lutea Unconfirmed Native - -
American sycamore Platanus occidentalis Present Native Unknown
American Barberry, Canadian or Allegheny Barberry Berberis canadensis Present Native Unknown
akebia Akebia quinata Not In Park Non-native - -
Allegheny vine, climbing fumitory, mountain-fringe Adlumia fungosa Present Native Unknown
American bugbane Actaea podocarpa Present Native Unknown
- - Actaea racemosa Present Native Unknown
- - Anemone lancifolia lancifolia - - - - - -
Addison's leather flower Clematis addisonii Unconfirmed Native - -
Allegheny Mountain buttercup Ranunculus allegheniensis Present Native Unknown
autumn olive Elaeagnus umbellata Present Non-native Unknown
Alder Buckthorn Frangula alnus Present Non-native Unknown
alderleaf buckthorn Rhamnus alnifolia Unconfirmed Native - -
Agrimony Agrimonia gryposepala Present Native Unknown
- - Aronia arbutifolia var. atropurpurea Unconfirmed Native - -
- - Aronia floribunda Unconfirmed Native - -
Avens Geum canadense Present Native Unknown
Allegheny plum Prunus alleghaniensis Unconfirmed Native - -
Allegheny plum Prunus alleghaniensis var. alleghaniensis Present Native - -
American plum Prunus americana Present Native Unknown
Andrews' blackberry Rubus andrewsianus Present Native Unknown
American Mountain Ash Sorbus americana Present Native Unknown
Appalachian Spiraea Spiraea virginiana Unconfirmed Native - -
Appalachian barren strawberry Waldsteinia fragarioides Present Native Unknown
American elm Ulmus americana Present Native Unknown
Atlantic poison oak, poison oak Toxicodendron pubescens Present Native Unknown
Appalachian false goat's beard Astilbe biternata Present Native Unknown
alum-root Heuchera americana Present Native Unknown
American alumroot, hairy alumroot Heuchera americana var. hispida Present Native Unknown
Apple-of-Peru Nicandra physalodes Not In Park Non-native - -
American nightshade Solanum ptychanthum Present Native Unknown
Amur peppervine, PORCELAIN BERRY Ampelopsis brevipedunculata Present Non-native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
bunched arrowhead Sagittaria fasciculata Unconfirmed Native - -
broad waterweed, Canada waterweed, Canadian waterweed Elodea canadensis Unconfirmed Native - -
brittle waternymph Najas minor Not In Park Non-native - -
bog asphodel Tofieldia glutinosa ssp. glutinosa Present Native Unknown
blueflower eryngo, simpleleaf eryngo Eryngium integrifolium Unconfirmed Native - -
button eryngo, button snakeroot, Yuccaleaf eryngo Eryngium yuccifolium Unconfirmed Native - -
Black Snakeroot, Sanicle Sanicula marilandica Present Native Unknown
Bristly Sarsaparilla Aralia hispida Unconfirmed Native - -
broadleaf wild leek Allium ampeloprasum Not In Park Non-native - -
Barbados lily Hippeastrum puniceum Present Non-native Unknown
BEAR GRASS Yucca filamentosa var. smalliana Present Native Unknown
blackberry lily Belamcanda chinensis Present Non-native Unknown