Animals of Massachusetts



  INVERTEBRATES (to be added soon!)
  • Arthropods
    • Arachnids (spiders, ticks, mites)
    • Crustaceans (crabs, shrimp, etc.)
    • Horseshoe crab
    • Insects
    • Springtails (Class Collembola)
  • Bryozoans
    • Pectinatella magnifica
  • Molluscs
    • Bivalves
    • Gastropods
  • Sponges
    • Freshwater sponge (Family Spongillidae)


Note: Except for the amphibian and reptile lists, these are not complete taxa lists for Massachusetts.  Additional species will be added as photographs become available.

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