Frogs & Toads
There are currently 87 species
of amphibians and reptiles in West Virginia. There are 34 salamander species,
14 frog and toad species, 13 turtle species, 6 lizard species, and 20 species
Two species are endemic to West Virginia:
the Cheat Mountain salamander (Plethodon nettingi) and the West
Virginia spring salamander (Gyrinophilus subterraneus).
the groups to the left to see a list of species and to learn about the
natural history and distribution of each.