Reptiles, Amphibians, and Mammals

Reptiles, Amphibians, and Mammals in West Eugene
These species have all been recorded within Eugene's wetlands including the wooded hillsides in the upper Willow Creek drainage basin. The reptiles and amphibians were surveyed in 1991. The mammal list is the result of preliminary observations. Many other species may be present, but have not yet been verified.

Common Name
Scientific Name
Western pond turtle
Clemmys marmorata marmorata
Southern alligator lizard
Gerrhonotus multicarinatus
Northwestern garter snake
Thamnophis ordinoides
Common garter snake
Thamnophis sirtalis
Western terrestrial garter snake
Thamnophis elegans
Ringneck snake
Diadophis punctatus
Racer (snake)
Coluber constrictor
Gopher snake
Pituophis melanoleucus

Common Name
Scientific Name
Long-toed salamander
Ambystoma macrodactylum
Rough-skinned newt
Taricha granulosa
Pacific tree frog
Hyla regilla
Rana catesbeiana

Common Name
Scientific Name
Common opossum
Didelphis marsupialis
Vagrant shrew
Sorex vagrans
Black bear
Ursus americanus
Procyon lotor
Striped skunk
Mephitis mephitis
Red fox
Vulpes fulva
California ground squirrel
Spermophilus beechei
Townsend's chipmunk
Entamias townsendi
Western gray squirrel
Sciurus griseus
Douglas squirrel (chickaree)
Tamiasciurus douglasii
Giant pocket gopher
Thomomys bulbivorous
Castor canadenis
Deer mouse
Peromyscus maniculatus
Townsend vole
Microtus townsendi
Myocastor coypus
River otter
Lutra canadensis
Black-tail deer
Odocoileus hemionus columbianus
Roosevelt elk
Cervus elaphus roosevelti
Canis latrans