Cape Hatteras National Seashore Park

Rank: 34

Park Description

The sound of ocean waves, the starry night sky, or the calm of the salt marshes, you can experience it all. Shaped by the forces of water, wind, and storms these islands are ever changing. The plants, wildlife, and people who live here adapt continually. Whether you are walking on the beach, kayaking on the sound, or climbing the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse there is something for everyone to explore!

Park Address

Cape Hatteras National Seashore Junction of NC Highway 12 and U.S. 64

Nags Head, NC, 27959

Cape Hatteras National Seashore Park Activites

AUTO TOURING

BIKING

BOATING

CAMPING

FISHING

HIKING

HUNTING

WILDLIFE VIEWING

PHOTOGRAPHY

PADDLING

SWIMMING

SNORKELING


Species in Cape Hatteras National Seashore Park by Category

Here you can look up all the species found in Cape Hatteras National Seashore Park. 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
Atlantic spotted dolphin Stenella frontalis Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Bottlenose Dolphin Tursiops truncatus Probably Present Native - -
Black Rat Rattus rattus Present Non-native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
common gray fox Urocyon cinereoargenteus Present Native Common
common otter, North American River Otter, northern river otter, river otter Lontra canadensis Present Native Uncommon
Common Seal, Hair Seal, Harbor Seal Phoca vitulina Probably Present Native - -
Common Muskrat, Muskrat, Musquash, Water Rat Ondatra zibethicus Present Native Common
cotton mouse Peromyscus gossypinus Not In Park Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
domestic dog, feral dog Canis familiaris Present Non-native Common
Domestic Cat Felis catus Present Non-native Uncommon
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
eastern red bat Lasiurus borealis Present Native Unknown
evening bat Nycticeius humeralis Present Native Unknown
eastern cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus Present Native Common
eastern harvest mouse Reithrodontomys humulis Not In Park Native - -
eastern gray squirrel Sciurus carolinensis Present Native Common
eastern mole Scalopus aquaticus Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
fin whale Balaenoptera physalus Probably Present Native - -
False Killer Whale Pseudorca crassidens Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
house mouse Mus musculus Present Non-native Common
hispid cotton rat Sigmodon hispidus Unconfirmed - - - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
least shrew Cryptotis parva Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
mink Mustela vison Present Native Common
marsh rabbit Sylvilagus palustris Present Native Unknown
meadow vole Microtus pennsylvanicus Present Native Uncommon
marsh rice rat Oryzomys palustris Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Norway rat Rattus norvegicus Present Non-native Unknown
Nutria Myocastor coypus Present Non-native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Pygmy Sperm Whale Kogia breviceps Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
red fox Vulpes vulpes Present Native Uncommon
raccoon Procyon lotor Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Short-finned Pilot Whale Globicephala macrorhynchus Probably Present Native - -
silver-haired bat Lasionycteris noctivagans Present Native Rare
Southern Short-tailed Shrew Blarina carolinensis Present Native Uncommon
southeastern shrew Sorex longirostris Not In Park Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
True's Beaked Whale Mesoplodon mirus Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Virginia opossum Didelphis virginiana Present Native Uncommon
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
white-tailed deer Odocoileus virginianus Present Native Common
white-footed mouse Peromyscus leucopus Present Native Abundant

 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Accipiter sp. Accipiter - - - - - -
American Golden Eagle, Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos Present Native Occasional
American Rough-legged Hawk, Rough-legged Hawk Buteo lagopus Present Native Rare
American Pintail, Northern Pintail, Pintail Anas acuta Present Native Common
American Wigeon, Baldpate Anas americana Present Native Common
American Black Duck, Black Duck, Common Black Duck, Red-legged Black Duck Anas rubripes Present Native Common
American Brant, Brant Branta bernicla Present Native Common
American Golden-eye, Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula Present Native Uncommon
American Common Scoter, American Scoter, Black Scoter, Butter-bill, Common Scoter Melanitta nigra Present Native Common
American Merganser, Common Merganser Mergus merganser Present Native Rare
American Eider, Common Eider, Eider Duck, Northern Eider Somateria mollissima Present Native Occasional
alcid sp. Alcidae - - - - - -
Atlantic Murre, Common Murre Uria aalge Unconfirmed Unknown - -
American Golden Plover, American Golden-Plover, Eastern American Golden Plover Pluvialis dominica Present Native Rare
American Oystercatcher, Eastern American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus Present Native Common
American Black Tern, Black Tern Chlidonias niger Present Native Rare
American Herring Gull, Herring Gull Larus argentatus Present Native Common
Atlantic Kittiwake, Black-legged Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla Present Native Uncommon
Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea Present Native Occasional
American Avocet, Avocet Recurvirostra americana Present Native Uncommon
American Knot, Knot, Red Knot Calidris canutus Present Native Uncommon
american woodcock Scolopax minor Present Native Uncommon
American Peregrine Falcon, Duck Hawk, Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus Present Native Uncommon
american kestrel Falco sparverius Present Native Common
American Coot, Northern American Coot Fulica americana Present Native Uncommon
american crow Corvus brachyrhynchos Present Native Common
american tree sparrow Spizella arborea Present Native Occasional
american goldfinch Carduelis tristis Present Native Uncommon
American Pipit, American Water Pipit, Water Pipit Anthus rubescens Present Native Uncommon
american redstart Setophaga ruticilla Present Native Uncommon
american robin Turdus migratorius Present Native Common
acadian flycatcher Empidonax virescens Present Native Rare
Arkansas Kingbird, Western Kingbird Tyrannus verticalis Present Native Occasional
American Egret, Common Egret?, Great Egret Ardea alba Present Native Common
American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus Present Native Uncommon
American White Pelican, White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos Present Native Occasional
American White Ibis, White Ibis Eudocimus albus Present Native Common
Atitlan Grebe Podilymbus gigas Unconfirmed Native - -
Atlantic Wilson's Petrel, Wilson's Petrel, Wilson's Storm-Petrel Oceanites oceanicus Present Native Common
Atlantic Fulmar, Northern Fulmar Fulmarus glacialis Present Native Uncommon
Audubon's Shearwater Puffinus lherminieri Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
broad-winged hawk Buteo platypterus Present Native Rare
Bald Eagle, Northern Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus Present Native Rare
black vulture Coragyps atratus Present Native Occasional
Blue-winged Teal Anas discors Present Native Uncommon
Bar-headed Goose Anser indicus Unconfirmed Non-native - -
Barnacle Goose Branta leucopsis Unconfirmed Native - -
Bufflehead, Buffle-head Bucephala albeola Present Native Common
Blue Goose, Snow Goose Chen caerulescens Present Native Occasional
Brunnich's Murre, Brunnich's Thick-billed Murre, Thick-billed Murre Uria lomvia Present Native Occasional
Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola Present Native Uncommon
BROWN NODDY Anous stolidus Present Native Occasional
Bonaparte's Gull Larus philadelphia Present Native Common
Black-headed Gull, Western Black-headed Gull Larus ridibundus Present Native Rare
Black Skimmer, Northern Black Skimmer Rynchops niger Present Native Common
Bridled Tern Sterna anaethetus Present Native Common
Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus Unconfirmed Native - -
Black-necked Stilt Himantopus mexicanus Present Native Common
Bartramian Sandpiper, Upland Plover, Upland Sandpiper Bartramia longicauda Present Native Occasional
Baird's Sandpiper Calidris bairdii Present Native Occasional
Bar-tailed godwit Limosa lapponica Present Native Occasional
BLACK-TAILED GODWIT Limosa limosa Present Native Occasional
Buff-breasted Sandpiper Tryngites subruficollis Present Native Occasional
Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon Present Native Common
Black-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus erythropthalmus Present Native Occasional
Black Rail Laterallus jamaicensis Present Native Uncommon
Blue Grosbeak, Eastern Blue Grosbeak Guiraca caerulea Present Native Uncommon
Brown Creeper Certhia americana Present Native Uncommon
blue jay Cyanocitta cristata Present Native Common
Bachman's Sparrow Aimophila aestivalis Present Native Occasional
barn swallow Hirundo rustica Present Native Common
Bank Swallow, Common Bank Swallow Riparia riparia Present Native Occasional
Bobolink Dolichonyx oryzivorus Present Native Uncommon
Brewer's Blackbird Euphagus cyanocephalus Present Native Occasional
blackbird sp. Icteridae - - - - - -
baltimore oriole Icterus galbula Present Native Uncommon
brown-headed cowbird Molothrus ater Present Native Common
Boat-tailed Grackle Quiscalus major Present Native Common
brown thrasher Toxostoma rufum Present Native Common
black-throated blue warbler Dendroica caerulescens Present Native Occasional
bay-breasted warbler Dendroica castanea Present Native Occasional
blackburnian warbler Dendroica fusca Present Native Rare
blackpoll warbler Dendroica striata Present Native Uncommon
black-throated green warbler Dendroica virens Present Native Uncommon
black-and-white warbler Mniotilta varia Present Native Occasional
blue-winged warbler Vermivora pinus Present Native Rare
blue-gray gnatcatcher Polioptila caerulea Present Native Occasional
Brown-headed Nuthatch Sitta pusilla Present Native Occasional
Bewick's Wren, Eastern Bewick's Wren Thryomanes bewickii Present Native Occasional
Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius Present Native Occasional
Black-crowned Night Heron, Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax Present Native Common
Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis Present Native Common
Band-rumped Storm-Petrel Oceanodroma castro Present Native Uncommon
Black-capped Petrel Pterodroma hasitata Present Native Common
burrowing owl Athene cunicularia Present Native Occasional
Barn Owl, North American Barn Owl Tyto alba Present Native Occasional
brown booby, lu'ao Sula leucogaster Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
cooper's hawk Accipiter cooperii Present Native Occasional
Common Mallard, Mallard Anas platyrhynchos Present Native Common
Common White-fronted Goose, Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons Present Native Occasional
Canvasback Aythya valisineria Present Native Common
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 Uncommon
common nighthawk Chordeiles minor Present Native Occasional
Common Dovekie, Dovekie Alle alle Present Native Rare
California Gull Larus californicus Unconfirmed Native - -
Caspian Tern Sterna caspia Present Native Uncommon
Common Tern, Northern Common Tern Sterna hirundo Present Native Common
Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea Present Native Rare
Common Snipe, Wilson's Common Snipe, Wilson's Snipe Gallinago gallinago Present Native Uncommon
California Quail Lophortyx californica californica Not In Park Unknown - -
Common Loon, Greater Common Loon Gavia immer Present Native Common
Common Gallinule, Common Moorhen, Florida Gallinule Gallinula chloropus Present Native Common
Clapper Rail, Northern Clapper Rail Rallus longirostris Present Native Common
cedar waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum Present Native Common
crow sp. Corvidae - - - - - -
Common Lapland Longspur, Lapland Longspur Calcarius lapponicus Present Native Occasional
Clay-colored Sparrow Spizella pallida Present Native Rare
chipping sparrow Spizella passerina Present Native Occasional
Common Redpoll, Greater Redpoll, Mealy Redpoll Carduelis flammea Present Native Occasional
Cliff Swallow, Eastern Cliff Swallow, Eave Swallow, Northern Cliff Swallow Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Present Native Occasional
common grackle Quiscalus quiscula Present Native Common
Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis Present Native Common
cerulean warbler Dendroica cerulea Present Native Rare
chestnut-sided warbler Dendroica pensylvanica Present Native Rare
cape may warbler Dendroica tigrina Present Native Uncommon
common yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas Present Native Common
connecticut warbler Oporornis agilis Present Native Rare
Common Oven-bird, Ovenbird Seiurus aurocapillus Present Native Occasional
canada warbler Wilsonia canadensis Present Native Rare
carolina wren Thryothorus ludovicianus Present Native Common
Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis Present Native Common
Cory's Cinereous Shearwater, Cory's Shearwater, North Atlantic Shearwater Calonectris diomedea Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
dark-winged scoter sp., duck sp., eider sp., scaup sp., scoter sp., White-bellied Brant Anatidae - - - - - -
Dunlin, Red-backed Dunlin, Red-backed Sandpiper Calidris alpina Present Native Common
Dickcissel Spiza americana Present Native Rare
dark-eyed junco Junco hyemalis Present Native Occasional
downy woodpecker Picoides pubescens Present Native Uncommon
Double-crested Cormorant, Northern Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Eastern Goshawk, Goshawk, Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis Unconfirmed Native - -
Eurasian Wigeon, European Widgeon, Widgeon Anas penelope Present Native Occasional
Eastern Harlequin Duck, Harlequin Duck Histrionicus histrionicus Present Native Occasional
Eastern White-winged Scoter, White-winged Coot, White-winged Scoter Melanitta fusca Present Native Uncommon
Eastern Piping Plover, Piping Plover Charadrius melodus Present Native Rare
Eastern Iceland Gull, Iceland Gull Larus glaucoides Present Native Occasional
Eastern Glaucous Gull, Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus Present Native Occasional
Eastern Least Tern, Least Tern Sterna antillarum Present Native Common
Eastern Sooty Tern, Sooty Tern Sterna fuscata Present Native Uncommon
Eastern Willet, Willet Catoptrophorus semipalmatus Present Native Common
Eastern Dowitcher, Short-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus griseus Present Native Common
Eastern Solitary Sandpiper, Solitary Sandpiper Tringa solitaria Present Native Occasional
Eurasian Collared-Dove Streptopelia decaocto Present Unknown - -
Eastern Pigeon Hawk, Merlin, Pigeon Hawk Falco columbarius Present Native Uncommon
Eastern Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo silvestris Not In Park Unknown - -
Eastern Lark Sparrow, Lark Sparrow Chondestes grammacus Present Native Rare
Eastern Savannah Sparrow, Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis Present Native Common
Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus Present Native Common
Eastern Snow Bunting, Snow Bunting, Snowflake Plectrophenax nivalis Present Native Occasional
Eastern Vesper Sparrow, Vesper Sparrow Pooecetes gramineus Present Native Rare
evening grosbeak Coccothraustes vespertinus Present Native Occasional
eastern meadowlark Sturnella magna Present Native Common
european starling Sturnus vulgaris Present Non-native Unknown
eastern bluebird Sialia sialis Present Native Occasional
eastern wood-pewee Contopus virens Present Native Uncommon
eastern phoebe Sayornis phoebe Present Native Uncommon
Empidonax sp. Tyrannidae - - - - - -
eastern kingbird Tyrannus tyrannus Present Native Common
Eastern Green Heron, Green heron, Green-backed Heron Butorides virescens Present Native Common
Eastern Glossy Ibis, Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus Present Native Common
Eared Grebe Podiceps nigricollis Present Native Rare
eastern screech-owl Megascops asio Present Native Common
European Cormorant, Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo Present Native Occasional
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Fulvous Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna bicolor Present Native Occasional
Franklin's Gull Larus pipixcan Present Native Occasional
Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri Present Native Common
Fish crow Corvus ossifragus Present Native Common
Fox Sparrow Passerella iliaca Present Native Uncommon
field sparrow Spizella pusilla Present Native Common
Fulmars, Petrels, Shearwaters Procellariidae - - - - - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Green-winged Teal Anas crecca Present Native Common
Garganey Anas querquedula Unconfirmed Native - -
Gadwall Anas strepera Present Native Common
Greater Scaup, Greater Scaup Duck Aythya marila Present Native Uncommon
gull sp., Sterna sp., tern sp., white-winged gull sp. Laridae - - - - - -
Glaucous Gull X Herring Gull (hybrid), Herring Gull X Lesser Black-backed Gull (hybrid) Larus - - - - - -
Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus Present Native Common
Gull-billed Tern Sterna nilotica Present Native Common
Greater Yellowlegs, Greater Yellow-legs Tringa melanoleuca Present Native Common
Great Skua Stercorarius skua Probably Present Native - -
grasshopper sparrow Ammodramus savannarum Present Native Occasional
Great Gray Shrike, Northern Shrike Lanius excubitor Present Native Occasional
gray catbird Dumetella carolinensis Present Native Common
Greenland Wheatear, Northern Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe Present Native Occasional
golden-winged warbler Vermivora chrysoptera Present Native Rare
golden-crowned kinglet Regulus satrapa Present Native Common
gray-cheeked thrush Catharus minimus Present Native Occasional
great crested flycatcher Myiarchus crinitus Present Native Common
Gray Kingbird Tyrannus dominicensis Present Native Rare
Great Blue Heron, Northern Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias Present Native Common
Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber Present Native Occasional
Greater Shearwater Puffinus gravis Present Native Uncommon
goatsucker sp. Strigiformes - - - - - -
great horned owl Bubo virginianus Present Native Occasional
Gannet, Northern Gannet Morus bassanus Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus Present Native Common
Hummingbirds Trochilidae - - - - - -
Hudsonian Godwit Limosa haemastica Present Native Uncommon
Hudsonian Curlew, Hudsonian Whimbrel, Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus Present Native Rare
horned lark Eremophila alpestris Present Native Rare
house finch Carpodacus mexicanus Present Non-native Occasional
hooded warbler Wilsonia citrina Present Native Occasional
house sparrow Passer domesticus Present Native Common
house wren Troglodytes aedon Present Native Common
hermit thrush Catharus guttatus Present Native Common
hairy woodpecker Picoides villosus Present Native Rare
Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus Present Native Common
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 Common
Intermediate Sharp-tailed Sparrow, Saltmarsh Sharp-tailed Sparrow Ammodramus caudacutus Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Jaegers Stercorarius - - - - - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
King Eider Somateria spectabilis Present Native Occasional
Killdeer, Northern Killdeer Charadrius vociferus Present Native Uncommon
King Rail, Northern King Rail Rallus elegans Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Lesser Scaup, Lesser Scaup Duck Aythya affinis Present Native Uncommon
Long-tailed Duck, Old Squaw, Oldsquaw Clangula hyemalis Present Native Uncommon
Laughing Gull Larus atricilla Present Native Common
Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus Present Native Occasional
Little Gull Larus minutus Present Native Occasional
LITTLE STINT Calidris minuta Present Native Occasional
Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla Present Native Common
Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus Present Native Uncommon
Long-billed Curlew, Southern Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus Present Native Rare
Lesser Yellowlegs, Lesser Yellow-legs Tringa flavipes Present Native Common
Long-tailed Jaeger Stercorarius longicaudus Present Native Occasional
Loons Gavia - - - - - -
Le Conte's Sparrow, LeConte's Sparrow Ammodramus leconteii Present Native Occasional
Lark Bunting Calamospiza melanocorys Present Native Occasional
Lincoln's Sparrow, Northern Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii Present Native Rare
loggerhead shrike Lanius ludovicianus Present Native Rare
Louisana Waterthrush Seiurus motacilla Present Native Occasional
Long-billed Marsh Wren, Marsh Wren, Prairie Marsh Wren Cistothorus palustris Present Native Common
least flycatcher Empidonax minimus Present Native Uncommon
Little Blue Heron, Northern Little Blue Heron Egretta caerulea Present Native Common
Least Bittern, Eastern Least Bittern Ixobrychus exilis Present Native Occasional
Leach's Petrel, Leach's Storm-Petrel, Northern Leach's Petrel Oceanodroma leucorhoa Present Native Uncommon
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Mississippi Kite Ictinia mississippiensis Present Native Occasional
Mute Swan Cygnus olor Present Native Occasional
Mew gull Larus canus Present Native Occasional
Marbled godwit Limosa fedoa Present Native Uncommon
mourning dove Zenaida macroura Present Native Common
magnolia warbler Dendroica magnolia Present Native Common
mourning warbler Oporornis philadelphia Present Native Occasional
Manx Common Shearwater, Manx Shearwater Puffinus puffinus Present Native Common
Magnificent Frigatebird, Man-o'-War-Bird Fregata magnificens Probably Present Native - -
Masked Booby Sula dactylatra Present Native Occasional
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
northern harrier Circus cyaneus Present Native Common
Northern shoveler, Shoveller Anas clypeata Present Native Common
Northern Ruddy Duck, Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis Present Native Unknown
Northern Razor-billed Auk, Razorbill Alca torda Present Native Rare
Northern Roseate Tern, Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii Present Native Rare
Northern Sabine's Gull, Sabine's Gull Xema sabini Present Native Rare
Northern Phalarope, Red-necked Phalarope Phalaropus lobatus Present Native Common
northern bobwhite Colinus virginianus Present Native Uncommon
Northern Virginia Rail, Virginia Rail Rallus limicola Present Native Common
northern cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis Present Native Common
Nelson's Sharp-tailed Sparrow Ammodramus nelsoni Unconfirmed Unknown - -
northern rough-winged swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis Present Native Rare
northern mockingbird Mimus polyglottos Present Native Common
northern parula Parula americana Present Native Occasional
Northern Waterthrush, Northern Water-Thrush Seiurus noveboracensis Present Native Uncommon
nashville warbler Vermivora ruficapilla Present Native Rare
northern flicker Colaptes auratus Present Native Common
Northern Saw-whet Owl Aegolius acadicus Present Native Common
Northern Short-eared Owl, Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus Present Native Uncommon
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
osprey Pandion haliaetus Present Native Common
Oporornis sp. Fringillidae - - - - - -
orchard oriole Icterus spurius Present Native Uncommon
orange-crowned warbler Vermivora celata Present Native Uncommon
Olive-sided Flycatcher Contopus cooperi Present Native Occasional
Owls, Typical Owls Strigidae - - - - - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Purple Sandpiper Calidris maritima Present Native Occasional
Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos Present Native Uncommon
Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus Present Native Uncommon
Pomarine Jaeger Stercorarius pomarinus Present Native Common
Pheasant, Ring-necked Pheasant Phasianus colchicus Present Native Uncommon
Pacific Loon Gavia pacifica Present Native Occasional
Purple Gallinule Porphyrula martinica Present Native Occasional
Painted Bunting Passerina ciris Present Native Rare
Pine siskin Carduelis pinus Present Native Common
purple finch Carpodacus purpureus Present Native Uncommon
purple martin Progne subis Present Native Common
prairie warbler Dendroica discolor Present Native Common
palm warbler Dendroica palmarum Present Native Uncommon
pine warbler Dendroica pinus Present Native Common
Prothonotary Warbler Protonotaria citrea Present Native Uncommon
Philadelphia vireo Vireo philadelphicus Present Native Occasional
Plegadis sp. Threskiornithidae - - - - - -
Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus Present Native Occasional
Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
red-tailed hawk Buteo jamaicensis Present Native Uncommon
red-shouldered hawk Buteo lineatus Present Native Common
Redhead Aythya americana Present Native Common
Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris Present Native Common
Ross's Goose Chen rossii Present Native Rare
Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator Present Native Common
Ruby-throated Hummingbirds Archilochus - - - - - -
ruby-throated hummingbird Archilochus colubris Present Native Uncommon
Rufous Hummingbird Selasphorus rufus Unconfirmed Native - -
Ringed Plover, Semipalmated Plover, Semipalmated Ringed Plover Charadrius semipalmatus Present Native Common
Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis Present Native Common
Royal Tern Sterna maxima Present Native Common
Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres Present Native Common
Red Phalarope Phalaropus fulicaria Present Native Common
Ruff Philomachus pugnax Present Native Rare
rock dove Columba livia Present Non-native Uncommon
Red-throated Loon Gavia stellata Present Native Common
rose-breasted grosbeak Pheucticus ludovicianus Present Native Uncommon
Red Crossbill Loxia curvirostra Present Native Occasional
red-winged blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus Present Native Common
rusty blackbird Euphagus carolinus Present Native Rare
ruby-crowned kinglet Regulus calendula Present Native Common
red-breasted nuthatch Sitta canadensis Present Native Uncommon
red-eyed vireo Vireo olivaceus Present Native Uncommon
Reddish Egret Egretta rufescens Present Native Occasional
Roseate Spoonbill Ajaia ajaja Present Native Occasional
Red-billed Tropicbird Phaethon aethereus Present Native Occasional
red-bellied woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus Present Native Uncommon
red-headed woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus Present Native Occasional
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
sharp-shinned hawk Accipiter striatus Present Native Common
Swainson's Hawk Buteo swainsoni Present Native Occasional
Swallow-tailed Kite Elanoides forficatus Present Native Uncommon
Surf Scoter Melanitta perspicillata Present Native Common
Snowy Plover Charadrius alexandrinus Present Non-native - -
Sandwich Tern Sterna sandvicensis Present Native Common
Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularia Present Native Common
Sanderling Calidris alba Present Native Common
Stilt Sandpiper Calidris himantopus Present Native Uncommon
Semipalmated Sandpiper Calidris pusilla Present Native Common
Sandpipers, Snipes Scolopacidae - - - - - -
Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus Present Native Occasional
South Polar Skua Stercorarius maccormicki Probably Present Native - -
Sandhill Crane Grus canadensis Present Native Rare
Sora Rail, Sora Porzana carolina Present Native Uncommon
sharp-tailed sparrow sp. Ammodramus - - - - - -
Seaside Sparrow Ammodramus maritimus Present Native Common
swamp sparrow Melospiza georgiana Present Native Uncommon
song sparrow Melospiza melodia Present Native Common
Sage Thrasher Oreoscoptes montanus Present Native Occasional
Sprague's Pipit Anthus spragueii Present Native Occasional
scarlet tanager Piranga olivacea Present Native Occasional
summer tanager Piranga rubra Present Native Occasional
Sedge Wren, Short-billed Marsh Wren, Short-billed Sedge Wren Cistothorus platensis Present Native Common
swainson's thrush Catharus ustulatus Present Native Uncommon
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher Tyrannus forficatus Present Native Rare
Snowy Egret Egretta thula Present Native Common
Sooty Shearwater Puffinus griseus Present Native Rare
Snowy Owl Bubo scandiacus Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
turkey vulture Cathartes aura Present Native Rare
Tundra Swan, Whistling Swan Cygnus columbianus Present Native Occasional
Thayer's Gull Larus thayeri Present Native Occasional
Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor Present Native Uncommon
tufted titmouse Baeolophus bicolor Present Native Rare
tennessee warbler Vermivora peregrina Present Native Occasional
Tricolored Heron Egretta tricolor Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
veery Catharus fuscescens Present Native Rare
Vermilion Flycatcher Pyrocephalus rubinus Present Native Occasional
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Wood Duck Aix sponsa Present Native Uncommon
whip-poor-will Caprimulgus vociferus Present Native Unknown
Wilson's Plover Charadrius wilsonia Present Native Uncommon
White-rumped Sandpiper Calidris fuscicollis Present Native Uncommon
Western Sandpiper Calidris mauri Present Native Common
Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata Unconfirmed Native - -
Wilson's Phalarope Phalaropus tricolor Present Native Rare
Wood Stork Mycteria americana Present Native Occasional
White-winged Dove Zenaida asiatica Present Native Occasional
white-throated sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis Present Native Common
white-crowned sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys Present Native Rare
Western Meadowlark Sturnella neglecta Present Native Occasional
Worm-eating Warbler Helmitheros vermivorus Present Native Occasional
wilson's warbler Wilsonia pusilla Present Native Occasional
white-breasted nuthatch Sitta carolinensis Present Native Occasional
Western Tanager Piranga ludoviciana Present Native Occasional
winter wren Troglodytes troglodytes Present Native Uncommon
wood thrush Hylocichla mustelina Present Native Occasional
willow flycatcher Empidonax traillii Present Native Unknown
white-eyed vireo Vireo griseus Present Native Common
White-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon lepturus Present Native Occasional
Western Grebe Aechmophorus occidentalis Present Native Occasional
WHITE-FACED STORM-PETREL Pelagodroma marina Present Native Rare
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
yellowlegs sp. Tringa - - - - - -
yellow-billed cuckoo Coccyzus americanus Present Native Uncommon
Yellow Rail Coturnicops noveboracensis Present Native Occasional
Yellow-headed Blackbird Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus Present Native Rare
yellow-rumped warbler Dendroica coronata Present Native Common
yellow-throated warbler Dendroica dominica Present Native Rare
yellow warbler Dendroica petechia Present Native Uncommon
yellow-breasted chat Icteria virens Present Native Rare
yellow-bellied flycatcher Empidonax flaviventris Present Native Uncommon
yellow-throated vireo Vireo flavifrons Present Native Rare
Yellow-crowned Night Heron, Yellow-crowned Night-Heron Nyctanassa violacea Present Native Uncommon
yellow-bellied sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius Present Native Uncommon

 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
alligator, American Alligator, Florida alligator, gator, Louisiana alligator, Mississippi alligator Alligator mississippiensis Present Native Unknown
Atlantic Loggerhead Turtle Caretta caretta Present Native Unknown
Atlantic ridley, Atlantic ridley sea turtle, Kemp's Ridley, Kemp's ridley sea turtle Lepidochelys kempii Present Native Unknown
Atlantic Leatherback Dermochelys coriacea Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
black racer Coluber constrictor Present Native Unknown
Black Rat Snake Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Probably Present Native - -
BROWN WATER SNAKE Nerodia taxispilota Present Native Unknown
brown snake Storeria dekayi Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Corn Snake, Cornsnake Elaphe guttata Present Native Unknown
corn snake Elaphe guttata guttata Probably Present Native - -
Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula Present Native Unknown
CAROLINA SALT MARSH SNAKE Nerodia sipedon williamengelsi Present Native Unknown
copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix Not In Park Native - -
Cottonmouth Agkistrodon piscivorus Present Native Unknown
common green sea turtle, green sea turtle Chelonia mydas Present Native Unknown
carey, Hawksbill, hawksbill sea turtle Eretmochelys imbricata Present Native Unknown
common snapping turtle Chelydra serpentina Present Native Unknown
Common Snapping Turtle Chelydra serpentina serpentina Probably Present Native - -
cooter turtles, Cooters, red-bellied turtles Pseudemys - - - - - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
eastern slender glass lizard Ophisaurus attenuatus Unconfirmed Native - -
Eastern Glass Lizard Ophisaurus ventralis Present Native Unknown
eastern hognose snake Heterodon platirhinos Present Native Unknown
Eastern Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula getula Probably Present Native - -
eastern ribbon snake Thamnophis sauritus Present Native Unknown
EASTERN RIBBON SNAKE Thamnophis sauritus sauritus Present Native Unknown
Eumeces, Holarctic Skinks Eumeces - - - - - -
Eastern Six-lined Racerunner Cnemidophorus sexlineatus sexlineatus Present Native Unknown
Eastern Cottonmouth Agkistrodon piscivorus piscivorus Probably Present Native - -
EASTERN DIAMONDBACK RATTLESNAKE Crotalus adamanteus Not In Park Native - -
eastern box turtle Terrapene carolina Present Native Unknown
eastern mud turtle Kinosternon subrubrum subrubrum Unconfirmed Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Green Anole Anolis carolinensis Present Native Unknown
ground skink Scincella lateralis Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
- - Lepiochelys - - - - - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
marine turtles, modern sea turtles, Sea Turtles Cheloniidae - - - - - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
northern black racer Coluber constrictor constrictor Probably Present Native - -
North American Water Snakes, Water Snakes Nerodia - - - - - -
northern water snake Nerodia sipedon Present Native Unknown
Northern Diamondback Terrapin Malaclemys terrapin Present Native Unknown
Northern diamondback terrapin Malaclemys terrapin terrapin Unconfirmed Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
OUTER BANKS KINGSNAKE Lampropeltis getula sticticeps Present Native Unknown
Olive Ridley, olive ridley sea turtle, Pacific ridley, Pacific ridley sea turtle Lepidochelys olivacea Not In Park Non-native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
ringneck snake Diadophis punctatus Present Native Unknown
rat snake Elaphe obsoleta Present Native Unknown
rough green snake Opheodrys aestivus Present Native Unknown
redbelly turtle Pseudemys rubriventris Present Native Unknown
Red-eared Slider Trachemys scripta Present Non-native Unknown
red-eared slider Trachemys scripta elegans Present Non-native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Scarlet Snake Cemophora coccinea Unconfirmed Native - -
Southern Water Snake Nerodia fasciata Present Native Unknown
SOUTHEASTERN FIVE-LINED SKINK Eumeces inexpectatus Present Native Unknown
SIX-LINED RACERUNNER Cnemidophorus sexlineatus Present Native Unknown
Southern Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix contortrix Not In Park Native - -
Spotted Turtle Clemmys guttata Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
timber rattlesnake Crotalus horridus Present Native Common
TURTLE, MUD, EASTERN Kinosternon subrubrum Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Yellow-bellied Slider Trachemys scripta scripta Probably Present Non-native - -

 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
American Toad Anaxyrus americanus Unconfirmed Native - -
American Bullfrog Lithobates catesbeianus Present Native Unknown
Atlantic Coast Slimy Salamander Plethodon chlorobryonis Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Brook Salamanders Eurycea - - - - - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Cope's gray treefrog Hyla chrysoscelis Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
eastern narrowmouth toad Gastrophryne carolinensis Present Native Unknown
Eastern Red-backed Salamander, Northern Redback Salamander, Red-backed Salamander Plethodon cinereus Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Fowler's Toad Anaxyrus fowleri Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Green Tree Frog, Green Treefrog Hyla cinerea Present Native Unknown
Gray Treefrog, Rain Toad, Tree Toad Hyla versicolor Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Holarctic Treefrogs, Treefrogs Hyla - - - - - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
LITTLE GRASS FROG Pseudacris ocularis Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
marbled salamander Ambystoma opacum Not In Park Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
red-spotted newt Notophthalmus viridescens Not In Park Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Squirrel Treefrog Hyla squirella Present Native Unknown
southern leopard frog Lithobates sphenocephalus Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Two-toed Amphiuma Amphiuma means Present Native Unknown

 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Atlantic sturgeon Acipenser oxyrinchus Probably Present Native - -
American Eel, Common Eel, Eel Anguilla rostrata Present Native Unknown
Atlantic Silverside Menidia menidia Present Native Unknown
Atlantic midshipman Porichthys porosissimus Probably Present Native - -
Atlantic Needlefish Strongylura marina Present Native Unknown
agujon Tylosurus acus acus Probably Present Native - -
Atlantic flyingfish, blotchwing flyingfish Cheilopogon heterurus Probably Present Native - -
Atlantic sharpnose shark Rhizoprionodon terraenovae Probably Present Native - -
Alewife Alosa pseudoharengus Probably Present Native - -
American shad, Atlantic shad, common shad, white shad Alosa sapidissima Probably Present Native - -
Atlantic red herring, Maray, red-eye round herring, round herring Etrumeus teres Probably Present Native - -
Atlantic Thread Herring Opisthonema oglinum Present Native Unknown
ATLANTIC STINGRAY Dasyatis sabina Probably Present Native - -
Atlantic manta Manta birostris Probably Present Native - -
African pompano, threadfin Alectis ciliaris Probably Present Native - -
ATLANTIC BUMPER Chloroscombrus chrysurus Present Native Unknown
Atlantic Moonfish Selene setapinnis Probably Present Native - -
almaco jack, Pacific amberjack Seriola rivoliana Probably Present Native - -
Atlantic Spadefish Chaetodipterus faber Present Native Unknown
Atlantic Croaker Micropogonias undulatus Present Native Unknown
Arctic bonito, mushmouth, oceanic bonito, skipjack, skipjack tuna, striped tuna, victor fish Katsuwonus pelamis Probably Present Native - -
Atlantic bonito, bloater, bone jack, Boston mackerel, common bonito Sarda sarda Probably Present Native - -
Atlantic mackerel Scomber scombrus Probably Present Native - -
albacore, longfinned albacore Thunnus alalunga Probably Present Native - -
Atlantic cutlassfish Trichiurus lepturus Present Native Unknown
- - Ancylopsetta ommata Probably Present Native - -
anglefin whiff Citharichthys gymnorhinus Probably Present Native - -
Atlantic guitarfish Rhinobatos lentiginosus Probably Present Native - -
Atlantic angel shark, Atlantic angelshark, sand devil Squatina dumeril Probably Present Native - -
Atlantic torpedo Torpedo nobiliana Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
bonefish Albula vulpes Probably Present Native - -
blackedge moray Gymnothorax nigromarginatus Probably Present Native - -
Balao Hemiramphus balao Probably Present Native - -
Ballyhoo Hemiramphus brasiliensis Probably Present Native - -
Blacknose shark Carcharhinus acronotus Probably Present Native - -
bull shark Carcharhinus leucas Probably Present Native - -
blacktip shark Carcharhinus limbatus Probably Present Native - -
bonnethead Sphyrna tiburo Probably Present Native - -
Blueback Herring Alosa aestivalis Probably Present Native - -
Bay Anchovy Anchoa mitchilli Present Native Unknown
Banded Killifish, Top Minnow Fundulus diaphanus Present Native Unknown
Bluespotted Cornetfish Fistularia tabacaria Present Native Unknown
Bull pipefish Syngnathus springeri Probably Present Native - -
black mullet, gray mullet, striped mullet Mugil cephalus Present Native Unknown
BLUNTNOSE STINGRAY Dasyatis say Probably Present Native - -
bullnose ray Myliobatis freminvillii Probably Present Native - -
barred cusk-eel Lepophidium staurophor Probably Present Native - -
Blue Tang Acanthurus coeruleus Probably Present Native - -
bar jack Carangoides ruber Probably Present Native - -
blue runner Caranx crysos Probably Present Native - -
black jack Caranx lugubris Probably Present Native - -
Banded rudderfish Seriola zonata Probably Present Native - -
Blue Spot Sunfish, Bluespotted Sunfish, Bluespottted Sunfish Enneacanthus gloriosus - - - - - -
Bluegill Lepomis macrochirus Present Native Unknown
barrelfish Hyperoglyphe perciformis Probably Present Native - -
Banded angelfish Chaetodon striatus Probably Present Native - -
Bluestriped grunt Haemulon sciurus Present Native Unknown
Blue angelfish Holacanthus bermudensis Probably Present Native - -
bicolor damselfish Stegastes partitus Probably Present Native - -
Bluefish Pomatomus saltatrix Present Native Unknown
bigeye Priacanthus arenatus Probably Present Native - -
Banded Croaker Larimus fasciatus Probably Present Native - -
Black Drum Pogonias cromis Probably Present Native - -
bank sea bass Centropristis ocyurus Probably Present Native - -
Black Sea Bass Centropristis striata Present Native Unknown
Black grouper Mycteroperca bonaci Probably Present Native - -
belted sandfish Serranus subligarius Probably Present Native - -
Butterfish Peprilus triacanthus Probably Present Native - -
Blackcheek Tonguefish Symphurus plagiusa Present Native Unknown
BAY WHIFF Citharichthys spilopterus Present Native Unknown
broad flounder Paralichthys squamilentus Probably Present Native - -
barndoor skate Dipturus laevis Probably Present Native - -
barbfish, goosehead scorpionfish Scorpaena brasiliensis Probably Present Native - -
blackfin searobin, blackwing searobin Prionotus rubio Probably Present Native - -
BIGHEAD SEAROBIN Prionotus tribulus Probably Present Native - -
Brown Bullhead Ameiurus nebulosus - - - - - -
burrfish, porcupinefish, striped burrfish Chilomycterus schoepfii Present Native Unknown
BANDTAIL PUFFER Sphoeroides spengleri Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Conger Eel Conger oceanicus Probably Present Native - -
Clearwing flyingfish Cypselurus comatus Probably Present Native - -
camiguana anchovy, silver anchovy Engraulis eurystole Probably Present Native - -
common carp Cyprinus carpio - - - - - -
Common Mummichog, Mummichog Fundulus heteroclitus Present Native Unknown
Carolina hake Urophycis earllii Probably Present Native - -
CHAIN PIPEFISH Syngnathus louisianae Present Native Unknown
clam cracker, roughtail stingray, stingaree Dasyatis centroura Probably Present Native - -
Cownose Ray Rhinoptera bonasus Probably Present Native - -
crested cusk-eel Ophidion josephi Probably Present Native - -
crested blenny Hypleurochilus geminatus Probably Present Native - -
Crevalle Jack Caranx hippos Present Native Unknown
Common Sunfish, Pumpkinseed, Pumpkinseed Sunfish Lepomis gibbosus Present Native Unknown
Clown wrasse Halichoeres maculipinna Probably Present Native - -
Cunner Tautogolabrus adspersus Probably Present Native - -
cherubfish Centropyge argi Probably Present Native - -
cocoa damselfish Stegastes variabilis Probably Present Native - -
Crab Eater Rachycentron canadum Probably Present Native - -
cubbyu Pareques umbrosus Probably Present Native - -
chub mackerel, common mackerel, Pacific chub mackerel, Pacific mackerel Scomber japonicus Probably Present Native - -
cero, painted mackerel Scomberomorus regalis Probably Present Native - -
cave bass, cave basslet Liopropoma mowbrayi Probably Present Native - -
Clearnose Skate Raja eglanteria Probably Present Native - -
Common Trunkfish Lactophrys trigonus Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
dusky shark Carcharhinus obscurus Probably Present Native - -
dusky anchovy Anchoa lyolepis Probably Present Native - -
Dusky Pipefish Syngnathus floridae Present Native Unknown
Doctorfish Acanthurus chirurgus Probably Present Native - -
deepwater cardinalfish Apogon gouldi Probably Present Native - -
Dolphin Coryphaena hippurus Probably Present Native - -
darter goby Ctenogobius boleosoma Probably Present Native - -
Dwarf Goatfish Upeneus parvus Probably Present Native - -
dusky damselfish Stegastes fuscus Probably Present Native - -
Dusky flounder Syacium papillosum Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
EMERALD PARROTFISH Nicholsina usta Probably Present Native - -
eyestripe bass Liopropoma aberrans Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
flat needlefish Ablennes hians Probably Present Native - -
Fourbeard rockling Enchelyopus cimbrius Probably Present Native - -
Feather Blenny Hypsoblennius hentz Probably Present Native - -
Foureye butterflyfish Chaetodon capistratus Probably Present Native - -
FAT SLEEPER Dormitator maculatus Present Native Unknown
freshwater goby Ctenogobius shufeldti Probably Present Native - -
false albacore, little tuna, little tunny Euthynnus alletteratus Probably Present Native - -
fringed flounder Etropus crossotus Probably Present Native - -
fourspot flounder Hippoglossina oblonga Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
goldspotted eel Myrichthys ocellatus Probably Present Native - -
great hammerhead Sphyrna mokarran Probably Present Native - -
gizzard shad Dorosoma cepedianum Probably Present Native - -
Golden Shiner Notemigonus crysoleucas Present - - Uncommon
great white shark, white shark Carcharodon carcharias Probably Present Native - -
goosefish, monkfish Lophius americanus Probably Present Native - -
Greater amberjack Seriola dumerili Probably Present Native - -
Guyana butterflyfish Prognathodes guyanensis Probably Present Native - -
Green Goby Microgobius thalassinus Probably Present Native - -
Gray snapper Lutjanus griseus Probably Present Native - -
Gray Trout, Weakfish Cynoscion regalis Probably Present Native - -
Gulf kingfish Menticirrhus littoralis Present Native Unknown
Gag Mycteroperca microlepis Probably Present Native - -
Greater soapfish Rypticus saponaceus Probably Present Native - -
great barracuda Sphyraena barracuda Present Native Unknown
Guaguanche Sphyraena guachancho Probably Present Native - -
Gulf Stream flounder Citharichthys arctifrons Probably Present Native - -
GULF FLOUNDER Paralichthys albigutta Present Native Unknown
gray sole, witch flounder Glyptocephalus cynoglossus Probably Present Native - -
GAFFTOPSAIL CATFISH Bagre marinus Probably Present Native - -
Gray Triggerfish Balistes capriscus Probably Present Native - -
goldface toby Canthigaster jamestyleri Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Halfbeak Hyporhamphus unifasciatus Present Native Unknown
Hickory shad Alosa mediocris Probably Present Native - -
Horse-eye Jack Caranx latus Probably Present Native - -
HIGHFIN GOBY Gobionellus oceanicus Probably Present Native - -
harvestfish, northern harvestfish Peprilus paru Probably Present Native - -
Hogchoker Trinectes maculatus Probably Present Native - -
Hardhead catfish Ariopsis felis Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
inland silverside Menidia beryllina Present Native Unknown
Inshore Lizardfish Synodus foetens Present Native Unknown
Irish pompano Diapterus auratus Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
jackknife fish, jackknife-fish Equetus lanceolatus Probably Present Native - -
jewsharp drummer, southern kingfish Menticirrhus americanus Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
- - Kyphosus sectator Probably Present Native - -
King-whiting, Northern Kingfish Menticirrhus saxatilis Present Native Unknown
King Mackerel, Spanish Mackeral Scomberomorus cavalla Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
lichen moray Gymnothorax hubbsi Probably Present Native - -
lemon shark Negaprion brevirostris Probably Present Native - -
Ladyfish Elops saurus Present Native Unknown
Lined Seahorse, Northern Spotted seahorse Hippocampus erectus Probably Present Native - -
LEATHERJACKET Oligoplites saurus Probably Present Native - -
Lookdown Selene vomer Present Native Unknown
Largemouth Bass Micropterus salmoides Present Native Unknown
longsnout butterflyfish Prognathodes aculeatus Probably Present Native - -
LYRE GOBY Evorthodus lyricus Present Native Unknown
- - Lipogramma regium Probably Present Native - -
Lane snapper Lutjanus synagris Probably Present Native - -
longspine porgy Stenotomus caprinus Probably Present Native - -
LEOPARD SEAROBIN Prionotus scitulus Probably Present Native - -
longnose gar Lepisosteus osseus Probably Present Native - -
Lesser electric eel Narcine brasiliensis Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Menhaden Brevoortia tyrannus Present Native Unknown
Marsh killifish Fundulus confluentus Present Native Unknown
Mosquitofish Gambusia holbrooki Present Native Unknown
Mackerel scad Decapterus macarellus Probably Present Native - -
Man-of-war fish Nomeus gronovii Probably Present Native - -
marbled puffer Sphoeroides dorsalis Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Northern Pipefish Syngnathus fuscus Present Native Unknown
Nurse shark Ginglymostoma cirratum Probably Present Native - -
Naked Goby Gobiosoma bosc Probably Present Native - -
Night seargeant Abudefduf taurus Probably Present Native - -
Northern Sennet Sphyraena borealis Probably Present Native - -
Northern Stargazer Astroscopus guttatus Probably Present Native - -
naked sole Gymnachirus melas Probably Present Native - -
Northern Searobin Prionotus carolinus Probably Present Native - -
Northern Puffer Sphoeroides maculatus Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Oyster Toadfish Opsanus tau Probably Present Native - -
Ocellated frogfish Antennarius ocellatus Probably Present Native - -
orangeback bass Serranus annularis Probably Present Native - -
ocean sunfish Mola mola Probably Present Native - -
orange filefish Aluterus schoepfii Probably Present Native - -
Orangespotted filefish Cantherhines pullus Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Purplemouth moray Gymnothorax vicinus Probably Present Native - -
Pilot fish Naucrates ductor Probably Present Native - -
Permit Trachinotus falcatus Present Native Unknown
Pompano dolphin Coryphaena equiselis Probably Present Native - -
Pigfish Orthopristis chrysoptera Present Native Unknown
painted wrasse Halichoeres caudalis Probably Present Native - -
pearly razorfish Xyrichtys novacula Probably Present Native - -
- - Parasphyraenops incisus Probably Present Native - -
pygmy sea bass Serraniculus pumilio Probably Present Native - -
Pinfish Lagodon rhomboides Present Native Unknown
plumed scorpionfish, poison grouper Scorpaena grandicornis Probably Present Native - -
PORCUPINEFISH Diodon hystrix Present Native Unknown
planehead filefish Stephanolepis hispida Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Rough Silverside Membras martinica Probably Present Native - -
rainwater killifish Lucania parva Present Native Unknown
Round Scad Decapterus punctatus Probably Present Native - -
Rainbow runner Elagatis bipinnulata Probably Present Native - -
Round Pompano Trachinotus carolinus Present Native Unknown
rough scad Trachurus lathami Probably Present Native - -
Red Snapper Lutjanus campechanus Probably Present Native - -
red goatfish Mullus auratus Probably Present Native - -
Red Drum Sciaenops ocellatus Probably Present Native - -
rock sea bass Centropristis philadelphica Probably Present Native - -
red grouper Epinephelus morio Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
speckled worm eel Myrophis punctatus Present Native Unknown
shrimp eel Ophichthus gomesii Probably Present Native - -
Snakefish Trachinocephalus myops Probably Present Native - -
spinner shark Carcharhinus brevipinna Probably Present Native - -
silky shark Carcharhinus falciformis Probably Present Native - -
sandbar shark Carcharhinus plumbeus Probably Present Native - -
scalloped hammerhead Sphyrna lewini Probably Present Native - -
smooth hammerhead Sphyrna zygaena Probably Present Native - -
Smooth Dogfish Shark Mustelus canis Probably Present Native - -
scaled sardine Harengula jaguana Probably Present Native - -
Spanish sardine Sardinella aurita Probably Present Native - -
Striped Anchovy Anchoa hepsetus Present Native Unknown
sheepshead minnow Cyprinodon variegatus Present Native Unknown
Spotkin Killifish Fundulus luciae Probably Present Native - -
Striped Mummichog Fundulus majalis Present Native Unknown
southern codling, southern hake Urophycis floridana Probably Present Native - -
Spotted Hake Urophycis regia Probably Present Native - -
sand tiger, sand tiger shark Carcharias taurus Probably Present Native - -
Sargassumfish Histrio histrio Probably Present Native - -
shortnose batfish Ogcocephalus nasutus Probably Present Native - -
Southern Stingray Dasyatis americana Probably Present Native - -
Smooth Butterfly Ray Gymnura micrura Probably Present Native - -
SPOTTED EAGLE RAY Aetobatus narinari Probably Present Native - -
Spotted driftfish Ariomma regulus Probably Present Native - -
Striped Blenny Chasmodes bosquianus Probably Present Native - -
seaweed blenny Parablennius marmoreus Probably Present Native - -
spotted dragonet Diplogrammus pauciradiatus Probably Present Native - -
Spotfin Butterfly Fish, Spotfin Butterflyfish Chaetodon ocellatus Probably Present Native - -
Spotfin Mojarra Eucinostomus argenteus Present Native Unknown
Silver jenny Eucinostomus gula Present Native Unknown
Skilletfish Gobiesox strumosus Probably Present Native - -
Seaboard Goby Gobiosoma ginsburgi Probably Present Native - -
Stripped grunt Haemulon striatum Probably Present Native - -
Slippery dick Halichoeres bivittatus Probably Present Native - -
Spotted goatfish Pseudupeneus maculatus Probably Present Native - -
Sergeant Major Abudefduf saxatilis Probably Present Native - -
Short bigeye Pristigenys alta Probably Present Native - -
Silver Perch Bairdiella chrysoura Present Native Unknown
Spotted Seatrout Cynoscion nebulosus Present Native Unknown
silver seatrout Cynoscion nothus Probably Present Native - -
Spot Leiostomus xanthurus Present Native Unknown
star drum Stellifer lanceolatus Probably Present Native - -
Spanish Mackeral Scomberomorus maculatus Probably Present Native - -
sand perch Diplectrum formosum Probably Present Native - -
school bass Schultzea beta Probably Present Native - -
Sheepshead Archosargus probatocephalus Present Native Unknown
spottail pinfish Diplodus holbrookii Probably Present Native - -
Scup Stenotomus chrysops Probably Present Native - -
SOUTHERN STARGAZER Astroscopus y-graecum Probably Present Native - -
Spotted whiff Citharichthys macrops Probably Present Native - -
Smallmouth Flounder Etropus microstomus Probably Present Native - -
Summer Flounder Paralichthys dentatus Present Native Unknown
southern flounder Paralichthys lethostigma Probably Present Native - -
SMALLTOOTH SAWFISH Pristis pectinata Probably Present Native - -
Striped Searobin Prionotus evolans Probably Present Native - -
Spiny Dogfish Squalus acanthias Probably Present Native - -
sharptail mola, sharptail sunfish Masturus lanceolatus Probably Present Native - -
Scrawled filefish Aluterus scriptus Probably Present Native - -
Sharpnose puffer Canthigaster rostrata Probably Present Native - -
smooth puffer Lagocephalus laevigatus Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
tiger shark Galeocerdo cuvier Probably Present Native - -
threadfin shad Dorosoma petenense Probably Present Native - -
Tarpon Megalops atlanticus Probably Present Native - -
Twospot cardinalfish Apogon pseudomaculatus Probably Present Native - -
tomtate Haemulon aurolineatum Probably Present Native - -
Tautog Tautoga onitis Probably Present Native - -
TRIPLETAIL Lobotes surinamensis Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Vermilion snapper Rhomboplites aurorubens Probably Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
western mosquitofish Gambusia affinis Probably Present Native - -
White Mullet Mugil curema Present Native Unknown
whale shark Rhincodon typus Probably Present Native - -
white grunt Haemulon plumierii Probably Present Native - -
White Perch Morone americana Present Native Unknown
wahoo Acanthocybium solandri Probably Present Native - -
warsaw grouper Epinephelus nigritus Probably Present Native - -
Wrasse bass