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Exotic Animals from Australia to Zimbabwe

Preview some of our animals below, or look over our daily events to see the ways you can learn about animals in Naples Zoo.

Please note: Many of these animals appear on a rotating basis in presentations and are not on exhibit. Species labeled as (off exhibit) do not currently come out in shows and are not on exhibit. They are either in training, breeding, or standard quarantine.

Naples Zoo is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums and an institutional member of the American Association of Zoo Keepers.

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Common Name
Scientific Name
Alligator mississipiensis
Bear, Black
Ursus americanus
Pogona vitticeps
Blackbuck antelope
Antilope cervicapra
Bushmaster (snake)
Lachesis muta muta
Cantil (snake)
Agkistrodon bilineatus
Caatinga lancehead viper (off exhibit)
Bothrops erythromelas
Agkistrodon contortrix contortrix
Copperhead, Trans-pecos
Agkistrodon contortix pictigaster
Cottonmouth moccasin, Florida
Agkistrodon piscivorus conanti
Canis latrans
Cuban Crocodile
Crocodylus rhombifer
Gazella dorcas
Cephalophus silvicultor
Fosa (formerly spelled fossa)

Cryptoprocta ferox

Frog, Blue poison dart
Dendrobates azureus
Frog, Yellow banded poison dart
Dendrobates leucomelas
Frog, Yellow and blue poison dart
Dendrobates tinctorius
Frog, Green-and-black poison dart
Dendrobates auratus
Frog, Tonkin bug-eyed frog (Mossy frog)
Theloderma corticale
Gila monster
Heloderma suspectum
Gibbon, buff-cheeked
Nomascus gabriellae
Hylobates lar
Giraffe, Reticulated
Giraffa camelopardalis reticulata
Hawk, Harris'
Parabuteo unicinctus
Hawk, Red-shouldered
Buteo lineatus
Hedgehog, African

Atelerix albiventris

Honey badger
Mellivora capensis
Hornbill, Southern Ground
Bucorvus leaderbeateri
Hyena, Striped
Hyaena hyaena
Iguana, Cuban rock
Cyclura nubila nubila
Iguana, Green
Iguana iguana
Aepyceros melampus

Lampropeltis getula

Kingsnake, Brooks
Lampropeltis getula brooksi
Kingsnake, Mexican
Lampropeltis ruthveni
Potos flavus
Cyprinus carpio
Komodo Dragon
Varanus komodoensis
Tragelaphus strepsiceros
Eulemur fulvus fulvus
Eulemur fulvus rufus
Lemur catta
Eulemur fulvus albifrons
Panthera pardus
Panthera leo
Lion, South African
Panthera leo krugeri
Lizard, Sahara spiny-tailed

Uromastyx geyri

Genus Ara
Milk Snake, Honduran
Lampropeltis triangulum hondurensis
Ateles geoffroyi
Muntiacus reevesi
Leopardus pardalis
Owl, Barn
Tyto alba
Owl, Eastern Screech

Megascops asio

Psittacus erithacus
Genus Ara

Pituophis melanoleucus mugitus

Pine Snake, Louisiana

Pituophis melanoleucus ruthveni

Hystrix africaeaustralis
Puff adder
Bitis arietans
Python regis
Python, Reticulated

Python reticulatus

Rattlesnake, Eastern Diamondback
Crotalus adamanteus
Rattlesnake, Massasauga
Sistrurus catenatus catenatus
Rattlesnake, Dusky Pygmy
Sistrurus miliarius barbouri
Rattlesnake, Timber (Canebrake)
Crotalus horridus
Rat snake, Red
Elaphe guttata guttata
Rat snake, Yellow

Elaphe obsoleta quadrivittata

Ratel (Honey badger)
Mellivora capensis
Rufous beaked snake
Rhamphiophis oxyrhynchus
Savannah monitor
Varanus exanthematicus
Scorpion, Emperor
Pandinus imperator
Hylobates syndactylus
Skunk, striped
Mephitis mephitis
Sloth, Two-toed
Choloepus didactylus
Corucia zebrata
Ateles geoffroyi
Tarantula, Desert blonde
Aphonopelma chalcodes
Terciopelo (Fer-de-lance)
Bothrops asper
Panthera tigris jacksoni
Geochelone pardalis
Tortoise, Red footed
Geochelone carbonaria
Viper, West African Gaboon
Bitis gabonica rhinoceros
Viper, Side-striped
Bothriechis lateralis
Wallaby, Parma
Macropus parma
Equus burchelli antiquorum
Zebra, Grant's
Equus burchelli boehmi
Zebu, Miniature
Bos primigenius indicus


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