Charles Pinckney National Historic Site

Rank: 274

Park Description

Charles Pinckney was a principal author and a signer of the United States Constitution. This remnant of his coastal plantation is preserved to tell the story of a "forgotten founder," his life of public service, the lives of enslaved African Americans on South Carolina Lowcountry plantations and their influences on Charles Pinckney.

Park Address

1254 Long Point Road

Mount Pleasant, SC, 29482


Species in Charles Pinckney National Historic Site by Category

Here you can look up all the species found in Charles Pinckney National Historic Site. 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
Brazilian Free-tailed Bat Tadarida brasiliensis Present Native Unknown
big brown bat Eptesicus fuscus Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
domestic dog, feral dog Canis familiaris Present Non-native Uncommon
Domestic Cat Felis catus Present Non-native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
evening bat Nycticeius humeralis Present Native Unknown
Eastern Pipistrelle, Northern Georgian Bat Pipistrellus subflavus Present Native Unknown
eastern cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus Present Native Common
eastern gray squirrel Sciurus carolinensis Present Native Uncommon
eastern mole Scalopus aquaticus Present Native Uncommon
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
house mouse Mus musculus Present Non-native Common
hispid cotton rat Sigmodon hispidus Present Native Uncommon
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
red fox Vulpes vulpes Present Native Rare
raccoon Procyon lotor Present Native Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Seminole Bat Lasiurus seminolus Present Native Unknown
 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 Rare

 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
broadhead skink Eumeces laticeps Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Eumeces, Holarctic Skinks Eumeces - - - - - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
five-lined skink Eumeces fasciatus Present Native Unknown
 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
rat snake Elaphe obsoleta Present Native Unknown

 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Brook Salamanders Eurycea - - - - - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
northern slimy salamander Plethodon glutinosus Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Southern Toad Anaxyrus terrestris Present Native Unknown
southern leopard frog Lithobates sphenocephalus Present Native Unknown

 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Common Mummichog, Mummichog Fundulus heteroclitus Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
inland silverside Menidia beryllina Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Spot Leiostomus xanthurus Present Native Unknown

 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
annual blueeyed grass, annual blue-eyed grass Sisyrinchium rosulatum Present Native Unknown
American beech Fagus grandifolia Present Native Unknown
American beautyberry Callicarpa americana Present Native Unknown
American sycamore Platanus occidentalis Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
- - Baccharis halimifolia Present Native Unknown
blue mistflower Conoclinium coelestinum Present Native Unknown
Black Medick Medicago lupulina Present Non-native Unknown
buttonweed Diodia teres Present Native Unknown
Black Cherry Prunus serotina Present Native Unknown
blackberry, brambles Rubus - - - - - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Canadian blacksnakeroot Sanicula canadensis Present Native Unknown
cabbage palm, cabbage palmetto Sabal palmetto Present Native Unknown
Canadian horseweed Conyza canadensis Present Native Unknown
Carolina elephantsfoot Elephantopus carolinianus Present Native Unknown
camellia Camellia japonica Probably Present Non-native - -
- - Camellia reticulata Probably Present Non-native - -
Chinese privet Ligustrum sinense Present Non-native Unknown
Chinese tallow tree Triadica sebifera Present Non-native Unknown
Carolina bristlemallow, Carolina modiola Modiola caroliniana Present Native Unknown
coastal bristlegrass Setaria corrugata Present Native Unknown
Carolina laurelcherry Prunus caroliniana Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
dogfennel Eupatorium capillifolium Present Native Unknown
dotted smartweed Polygonum punctatum Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
eastern redcedar Juniperus virginiana Present Native Unknown
English walnut Juglans regia Present Non-native Unknown
Escobilla adumelon, Escobilla apaca, Escobilla dalili Sida rhombifolia Present Native Unknown
eight-flower six-weeks grass, sixweeks fescue Vulpia octoflora var. octoflora Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Fragrant everlasting Pseudognaphalium obtusifolium Present Native Unknown
False dandelion Pyrrhopappus carolinianus Present Native Unknown
fragrant goldenrod Solidago odora Present Native Unknown
flowering dogwood Cornus florida Present Native Unknown
finger rot Cnidoscolus stimulosus Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
glowing nightshade Solanum pseudogracile Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Indian strawberry Duchesnea indica Present Non-native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
jumpseed Polygonum virginianum Present Native Unknown
Java-bean, sicklepod Senna obtusifolia Present Native Unknown
Japanese privet Ligustrum japonicum Present Non-native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
live oak Quercus virginiana Present Native Unknown
Loblolly pine Pinus taeda Present Native Unknown
lizard's tail Saururus cernuus Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
MEXICAN TEA Chenopodium ambrosioides Present Non-native Unknown
marsh pink Sabatia stellaris Present Native Unknown
marsh bristlegrass Setaria parviflora Present Native Unknown
Morning Glory Ipomoea carnea ssp. fistulosa Present Non-native Unknown
muscadine Vitis rotundifolia Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
northern catalpa Catalpa speciosa Present Non-native Unknown
needlegrass rush Juncus roemerianus Present Native Unknown
netted chain-fern Woodwardia areolata Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
oakleaf fleabane Erigeron quercifolius Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
pineland squarestem, snow squarestem, yerba de cabra Melanthera nivea Present Native Unknown
pecan Carya illinoinensis Present Native Unknown
pretty verbena, purpletop vervain Verbena bonariensis Present Non-native Unknown
pearl millet, pearl-millet, yellow bristlegrass Pennisetum glaucum Present Non-native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
rice button aster Symphyotrichum dumosum Present Native Unknown
rattlebox, showy crotalaria, showy rattlebox Crotalaria spectabilis Present Non-native Unknown
rattlebox Sesbania punicea Present Non-native Unknown
red maple Acer rubrum Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Spanish needles Bidens bipinnata Present Native Unknown
Sasanqua camellia Camellia sasanqua Probably Present Non-native - -
silktree Albizia julibrissin Present Non-native Unknown
smallflower pawpaw Asimina parviflora Present Native Unknown
southern magnolia Magnolia grandiflora Present Native Unknown
slender copperleaf, slender threeseed mercury Acalypha gracilens Present Native Unknown
Spanish moss Tillandsia usneoides Present Native Unknown
sweetgum Liquidambar styraciflua Present Native Unknown
summer grape Vitis aestivalis Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
trailing fuzzybean, trailing wild-bean, Trailing wildbean Strophostyles helvula Present Native Unknown
tropical Mexican clover Richardia brasiliensis Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Virginia buttonweed Diodia virginiana Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Wild Peppergrass Lepidium virginicum Present Native Unknown
white clover Trifolium repens Present Non-native Unknown
water oak Quercus nigra Present Native Unknown
wax myrtle, waxmyrtle Morella cerifera Present Native Unknown
windowbox woodsorrel Oxalis rubra Present Non-native Unknown
Walter's groundcherry Physalis walteri Present Native Unknown
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
yellow crownbeard Verbesina occidentalis Present Native Unknown
yellow passionflower Passiflora lutea Present Native Unknown
Yellow evening primrose Oenothera drummondii Present Native Unknown