Rocky Shore Fauna

Hawksbill Turtle (Click Picture to Enlarge)

Soldier Crabs (Click Picture to Enlarge)

Greater Yellowlegs (Click Picture to Enlarge)

Fauna of Rocky Shores

 

Jan and Steve Productions

Invertebrates

Ocypode quadrata

Ghost Crab

 

Coenobita clypeatus

Soldier Crab

Reptiles

Dermochelys coriacea

Leatherback Turtle

 

Eretmochelys imbricata

Hawksbill Turtle

 

Chelonia mydas

Green Turtle

 

Iguana iguana

Green Iguana

 

Ameiva polops

St. Croix Ground Lizard

 

Ameiva exsul

Common Ground Lizard

 

Anolis cristate

Crested Anole

Birds

Pelecanus occidentalis

Brown Pelican

 

Sterna antillarum

Least Tern

 

Pluvialis squatarola

Black-bellied Plover

 

Pluvialis dominica

American Golden Plover

 

Charadrius alexandrinus

Snowy Plover

 

Charadrius semipalmatus

Semipalmated Plover

 

Charadrius wilsonia

Wilsonís Plover

 

Charadrius melodus

Piping Plover

 

Charadrius vociferus

Killdeer

 

Haematopus palliatus

American Oystercatcher

 

Tringa melanoleuca

Greater Yellowlegs

 

Tringa flavipes

Lesser Yellowlegs

 

Catoptrophorus semipalmatus

Willet

 

Actitis macularia

Spotted Sandpiper

 

Calidris pusilla

Semipalmated Sandpiper

 

Calidris mauri

Western Sandpiper

 

Calidris minutilla

Least Sandpiper

 

Calidris alpina

Dunlin

 

Calidris himantopus

Stilt Sandpiper

 

Limnodromus griseus

Short-billed Dowitcher

Mammals

Herpestes javanicus

Small Indian Mongoose

 

Odocoileus virginianus

White-Tailed Deer