Amphibians and reptiles of Caribbean Islands

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Species Data, Images and Maps for West Indian Amphibians and Reptiles
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Typhlops lumbricalis - Linnaeus, 1758
Reptilia | Squamata | Typhlopidae
Cuban Brown Blindsnake
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Typhlops lumbricalis
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Caretta caretta - Linnaeus, 1758
Reptilia | Testudines | Cheloniidae
Loggerhead Turtle
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Endangered
Caretta caretta Locality map of Caretta caretta
Chelonia mydas - Linnaeus, 1758
Reptilia | Testudines | Cheloniidae
Green Turtle
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Endangered
Chelonia mydas Locality map of Chelonia mydas
Dermochelys coriacea - Vandelli, 1761
Reptilia | Testudines | Dermochelyidae
Leatherback Turtle
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Critically Endangered
Dermochelys coriacea Locality map of Dermochelys coriacea
Pantherophis guttatus - Linnaeus, 1766
Reptilia | Squamata | Colubridae
Corn Snake
Bahamas - Introduced
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Pantherophis guttatus
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Eretmochelys imbricata - Linnaeus, 1766
Reptilia | Testudines | Cheloniidae
Hawksbill Turtle
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Critically Endangered
Eretmochelys imbricata Locality map of Eretmochelys imbricata
Trachemys terrapen - Lacepède, 1788
Reptilia | Testudines | Emydidae
Jamaican Slider
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Vulnerable
Trachemys terrapen
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Trachemys scripta - Schoepff, 1792
Reptilia | Testudines | Emydidae
Red-eared Slider
Bahamas - Introduced
IUCN Status: Near Threatened
Trachemys scripta
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Hemidactylus mabouia - Moreau de Jonnès, 1818
Reptilia | Squamata | Gekkonidae
Tropical House Gecko
Bahamas - Introduced
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Hemidactylus mabouia
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Cyclura carinata - Harlan, 1824
Reptilia | Squamata | Iguanidae
Turks & Caicos Iguana
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Critically Endangered
Cyclura carinata Locality map of Cyclura carinata
Leiocephalus carinatus - Gray, 1827
Reptilia | Squamata | Leiocephalidae
Saw-scaled Curlytail
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Leiocephalus carinatus
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Cyclura cychlura - Cuvier, 1829
Reptilia | Squamata | Iguanidae
Andros Island Iguana
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Vulnerable
Cyclura cychlura Locality map of Cyclura cychlura
Tarentola americana - Gray, 1831
Reptilia | Squamata | Phyllodactylidae
Cuban Giant Gecko
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Tarentola americana
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Hemidactylus garnotii - Duméril and Bibron, 1836
Reptilia | Squamata | Gekkonidae
Indopacific Gecko
Bahamas - Introduced
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Hemidactylus garnotii Locality map of Hemidactylus garnotii
Anolis sagrei - Cocteau in Duméril and Bibron, 1837
Reptilia | Squamata | Dactyloidae
Cuban Brown Anole
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Anolis sagrei
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Pholidoscelis auberi - Cocteau, 1838
Reptilia | Squamata | Teiidae
Cuban Whiptail
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Pholidoscelis auberi
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Sphaerodactylus nigropunctatus - Gray, 1845
Reptilia | Squamata | Sphaerodactylidae
Three-banded Sphaero
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Sphaerodactylus nigropunctatus
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Sphaerodactylus argus - Gosse, 1850
Reptilia | Squamata | Sphaerodactylidae
Jamaican Stippled Sphaero
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Sphaerodactylus argus
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Anolis angusticeps - Hallowell, 1856
Reptilia | Squamata | Dactyloidae
Cuban Twig Anole
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Anolis angusticeps
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Chilabothrus striatus - Fischer, 1856
Reptilia | Squamata | Boidae
Hispaniolan Boa
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Chilabothrus striatus
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Sphaerodactylus notatus - Baird, 1858
Reptilia | Squamata | Sphaerodactylidae
Brown-speckled Sphaero
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Least Concern
Sphaerodactylus notatus
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Anolis distichus - Cope, 1861
Reptilia | Squamata | Dactyloidae
Hispaniolan Gracile Anole
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Anolis distichus
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Cubophis vudii - Cope, 1862
Reptilia | Squamata | Dipsadidae
Bahamian Racer
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Cubophis vudii
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Hypsirhynchus parvifrons - Cope, 1862
Reptilia | Squamata | Dipsadidae
Hispaniolan Lesser Racer
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Hypsirhynchus parvifrons
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Sphaerodactylus copei - Steindachner, 1867
Reptilia | Squamata | Sphaerodactylidae
Haitian Big-scaled Sphaero
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
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Sphaerodactylus copei
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Tropidophis canus - Cope, 1868
Reptilia | Squamata | Tropidophiidae
Inagua Trope
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Tropidophis canus
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Chilabothrus chrysogaster - Cope, 1871
Reptilia | Squamata | Boidae
Southern Bahamas Boa
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Chilabothrus chrysogaster
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Lepidochelys kempii - Garman, 1880
Reptilia | Testudines | Cheloniidae
Kemp's Ridley Turtle
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Critically Endangered
Lepidochelys kempii Locality map of Lepidochelys kempii
Anolis scriptus - Garman, 1887
Reptilia | Squamata | Dactyloidae
Southern Bahamas Anole
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Anolis scriptus
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Leiocephalus loxogrammus - Cope, 1887
Reptilia | Squamata | Leiocephalidae
San Salvador Curlytail
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Leiocephalus loxogrammus
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Tropidophis curtus - Garman, 1887
Reptilia | Squamata | Tropidophiidae
Northern Bahamas Trope
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Tropidophis curtus
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Sphaerodactylus corticola - Garman, 1888
Reptilia | Squamata | Sphaerodactylidae
Central Bahamas Sphaero
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Sphaerodactylus corticola
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Pholidoscelis maynardii - Garman, 1888
Reptilia | Squamata | Teiidae
Inagua Whiptail
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Pholidoscelis maynardii
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Anolis brunneus - Cope, 1894 (1895)
Reptilia | Squamata | Dactyloidae
Crooked-Acklins Green Anole
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Anolis brunneus
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Cyclura rileyi - Stejneger, 1903
Reptilia | Squamata | Iguanidae
San Salvador Iguana
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Endangered
Cyclura rileyi
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Cyclura inornata - Barbour and Noble, 1916
Reptilia | Squamata | Iguanidae
Allen's Cay Iguana
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Endangered
Cyclura inornata Locality map of Cyclura inornata
Cyclura nuchalis - Barbour and Noble, 1916
Reptilia | Squamata | Iguanidae
Acklins Iguana
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Critically Endangered
Cyclura nuchalis Locality map of Cyclura nuchalis
Cyclura cristata - Schmidt, 1920
Reptilia | Squamata | Iguanidae
White Cay Iguana
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Critically Endangered
Cyclura cristata
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Cyclura figginsi - Barbour, 1923
Reptilia | Squamata | Iguanidae
Exuma Island Iguana
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Critically Endangered
Cyclura figginsi Locality map of Cyclura figginsi
Trachemys stejnegeri - Schmidt, 1928
Reptilia | Testudines | Emydidae
Antillean Slider
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Near Threatened
Trachemys stejnegeri
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Cyclura bartschi - Cochran, 1931
Reptilia | Squamata | Iguanidae
Mayaguana Iguana
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Critically Endangered
Cyclura bartschi Locality map of Cyclura bartschi
Leiocephalus inaguae - Cochran, 1931
Reptilia | Squamata | Leiocephalidae
Inagua Curlytail
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Leiocephalus inaguae
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Leiocephalus punctatus - Cochran, 1931
Reptilia | Squamata | Leiocephalidae
Crooked-Acklins Curlytail
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Leiocephalus punctatus
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Aristelliger barbouri - Noble and Klingel, 1932
Reptilia | Squamata | Sphaerodactylidae
Inagua Gecko
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Aristelliger barbouri
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Sphaerodactylus inaguae - Noble and Klingel, 1932
Reptilia | Squamata | Sphaerodactylidae
Inagua Sphaero
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Sphaerodactylus inaguae
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Sphaerodactylus mariguanae - Cochran, 1934
Reptilia | Squamata | Sphaerodactylidae
Southern Bahamas Sphaero
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Sphaerodactylus mariguanae
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Anolis fairchildi - Barbour and Schreve, 1935
Reptilia | Squamata | Dactyloidae
Cay Sal Anole
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Anolis fairchildi Locality map of Anolis fairchildi
Anolis smaragdinus - Barbour and Schreve, 1935
Reptilia | Squamata | Dactyloidae
Bahamian Green Anole
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Anolis smaragdinus
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Leiocephalus greenwayi - Barbour and Schreve, 1935
Reptilia | Squamata | Leiocephalidae
East Plana Curlytail
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Leiocephalus greenwayi
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Epictia columbi - Klauber, 1939
Reptilia | Squamata | Leptotyphlopidae
Bahamian Threadsnake
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Epictia columbi
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Chilabothrus exsul - Netting and Goin, 1944
Reptilia | Squamata | Boidae
Northern Bahamas Boa
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Chilabothrus exsul Locality map of Chilabothrus exsul
Cubatyphlops biminiensis - Richmond, 1955
Reptilia | Squamata | Typhlopidae
Bahaman Slender Blindsnake
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Cubatyphlops biminiensis Locality map of Cubatyphlops biminiensis
Cubatyphlops paradoxus - Thomas, 1968
Reptilia | Squamata | Typhlopidae
Inagua Blindsnake
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Cubatyphlops paradoxus Locality map of Cubatyphlops paradoxus
Chilabothrus argentum - Reynolds, Puente-Rolón, Geneva, Aviles-Rodriguez, & Herrmann, 2016
Reptilia | Squamata | Boidae
Conception Bank Boa
Bahamas
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Chilabothrus argentum
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