Amphibians and reptiles of Caribbean Islands

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Species Data, Images and Maps for West Indian Amphibians and Reptiles
Scientific Name Common Name Author Date Class Order Family Distribution
Eleutherodactylus planirostris Cuban Flathead Frog Cope 1862 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Bahamas Bank
Eleutherodactylus rogersi Bahamas Flathead Frog Goin 1955 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Bahamas Bank
Dryophytes squirellus Squirrel Treefrog Bosc in Daudin 1800 Amphibia Anura Hylidae Bahamas Bank
Osteopilus septentrionalis Cuban Treefrog Duméril and Bibron 1841 Amphibia Anura Hylidae Bahamas Bank
Gastrophryne carolinensis Eastern Narrowmouth Toad Holbrook 1836 Amphibia Anura Microhylidae Bahamas Bank
Lithobates grylio Pig Frog Stejneger 1901 Amphibia Anura Ranidae Bahamas Bank
Lithobates sphenocephalus Southern Leopard Frog Cope 1886 Amphibia Anura Ranidae Bahamas Bank
Anolis angusticeps Cuban Twig Anole Hallowell 1856 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Bahamas Bank
Anolis brunneus Crooked-Acklins Green Anole Cope 1894 (1895) Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Bahamas Bank
Anolis distichus Hispaniolan Gracile Anole Cope 1861 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Bahamas Bank
Anolis fairchildi Cay Sal Anole Barbour and Schreve 1935 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Bahamas Bank
Anolis sagrei Cuban Brown Anole Cocteau in Duméril and Bibron 1837 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Bahamas Bank
Anolis scriptus Southern Bahamas Anole Garman 1887 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Bahamas Bank
Anolis smaragdinus Bahamian Green Anole Barbour and Schreve 1935 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Bahamas Bank
Hemidactylus garnotii Indopacific Gecko Duméril and Bibron 1836 Reptilia Squamata Gekkonidae Bahamas Bank
Hemidactylus mabouia Tropical House Gecko Moreau de Jonnès 1818 Reptilia Squamata Gekkonidae Bahamas Bank
Cyclura bartschi Mayaguana Iguana Cochran 1931 Reptilia Squamata Iguanidae Bahamas Bank
Cyclura carinata Turks & Caicos Iguana Harlan 1824 Reptilia Squamata Iguanidae Bahamas Bank
Cyclura cristata White Cay Iguana Schmidt 1920 Reptilia Squamata Iguanidae Bahamas Bank
Cyclura cychlura Andros Island Iguana Cuvier 1829 Reptilia Squamata Iguanidae Bahamas Bank
Cyclura figginsi Exuma Island Iguana Barbour 1923 Reptilia Squamata Iguanidae Bahamas Bank
Cyclura inornata Allen's Cay Iguana Barbour and Noble 1916 Reptilia Squamata Iguanidae Bahamas Bank
Cyclura nuchalis Acklins Iguana Barbour and Noble 1916 Reptilia Squamata Iguanidae Bahamas Bank
Cyclura rileyi San Salvador Iguana Stejneger 1903 Reptilia Squamata Iguanidae Bahamas Bank
Leiocephalus carinatus Saw-scaled Curlytail Gray 1827 Reptilia Squamata Leiocephalidae Bahamas Bank
Leiocephalus greenwayi East Plana Curlytail Barbour and Schreve 1935 Reptilia Squamata Leiocephalidae Bahamas Bank
Leiocephalus inaguae Inagua Curlytail Cochran 1931 Reptilia Squamata Leiocephalidae Bahamas Bank
Leiocephalus loxogrammus San Salvador Curlytail Cope 1887 Reptilia Squamata Leiocephalidae Bahamas Bank
Leiocephalus psammodromus Turks And Caicos Curlytail Barbour 1916 Reptilia Squamata Leiocephalidae Bahamas Bank
Leiocephalus punctatus Crooked-Acklins Curlytail Cochran 1931 Reptilia Squamata Leiocephalidae Bahamas Bank
Spondylurus caicosae Caicos Islands Skink Hedges & Conn 2012 Reptilia Squamata Mabuyidae Bahamas Bank
Spondylurus turksae Turks Islands Skink Hedges & Conn 2012 Reptilia Squamata Mabuyidae Bahamas Bank
Tarentola americana Cuban Giant Gecko Gray 1831 Reptilia Squamata Phyllodactylidae Bahamas Bank
Aristelliger barbouri Inagua Gecko Noble and Klingel 1932 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Bahamas Bank
Aristelliger hechti Caicos Gecko Schwartz and Crombie 1975 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Bahamas Bank
Sphaerodactylus argus Jamaican Stippled Sphaero Gosse 1850 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Bahamas Bank
Sphaerodactylus caicosensis Turks and Caicos Banded Sphaero Cochran 1934 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Bahamas Bank
Sphaerodactylus copei Haitian Big-scaled Sphaero Steindachner 1867 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Bahamas Bank
Sphaerodactylus corticola Central Bahamas Sphaero Garman 1888 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Bahamas Bank
Sphaerodactylus inaguae Inagua Sphaero Noble and Klingel 1932 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Bahamas Bank
Sphaerodactylus mariguanae Southern Bahamas Sphaero Cochran 1934 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Bahamas Bank
Sphaerodactylus nigropunctatus Three-banded Sphaero Gray 1845 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Bahamas Bank
Sphaerodactylus notatus Brown-speckled Sphaero Baird 1858 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Bahamas Bank
Sphaerodactylus underwoodi Turks Islands Sphaero Schwartz 1908 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Bahamas Bank
Pholidoscelis auberi Cuban Whiptail Cocteau 1838 Reptilia Squamata Teiidae Bahamas Bank
Pholidoscelis maynardii Inagua Whiptail Garman 1888 Reptilia Squamata Teiidae Bahamas Bank
Chilabothrus argentum Conception Bank Boa Reynolds, Puente-Rolón, Geneva, Aviles-Rodriguez, & Herrmann 2016 Reptilia Squamata Boidae Bahamas Bank
Chilabothrus chrysogaster Southern Bahamas Boa Cope 1871 Reptilia Squamata Boidae Bahamas Bank
Chilabothrus exsul Northern Bahamas Boa Netting and Goin 1944 Reptilia Squamata Boidae Bahamas Bank
Chilabothrus strigilatus Bahamian Boa Cope 1863 Reptilia Squamata Boidae Bahamas Bank
Pantherophis guttatus Corn Snake Linnaeus 1766 Reptilia Squamata Colubridae Bahamas Bank
Cubophis vudii Bahamian Racer Cope 1862 Reptilia Squamata Dipsadidae Bahamas Bank
Hypsirhynchus parvifrons Hispaniolan Lesser Racer Cope 1862 Reptilia Squamata Dipsadidae Bahamas Bank
Epictia columbi Bahamian Threadsnake Klauber 1939 Reptilia Squamata Leptotyphlopidae Bahamas Bank
Tropidophis canus Inagua Trope Cope 1868 Reptilia Squamata Tropidophiidae Bahamas Bank
Tropidophis curtus Northern Bahamas Trope Garman 1887 Reptilia Squamata Tropidophiidae Bahamas Bank
Tropidophis greenwayi Caicos Trope Barbour and Schreve 1936 Reptilia Squamata Tropidophiidae Bahamas Bank
Antillotyphlops platycephalus Puerto Rican White-tailed Blindsnake Duméril and Bibron 1844 Reptilia Squamata Typhlopidae Bahamas Bank
Cubatyphlops biminiensis Bahaman Slender Blindsnake Richmond 1955 Reptilia Squamata Typhlopidae Bahamas Bank
Cubatyphlops paradoxus Inagua Blindsnake Thomas 1968 Reptilia Squamata Typhlopidae Bahamas Bank
Typhlops lumbricalis Cuban Brown Blindsnake Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Squamata Typhlopidae Bahamas Bank
Caretta caretta Loggerhead Turtle Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae Bahamas Bank
Chelonia mydas Green Turtle Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae Bahamas Bank
Eretmochelys imbricata Hawksbill Turtle Linnaeus 1766 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae Bahamas Bank
Lepidochelys kempii Kemp's Ridley Turtle Garman 1880 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae Bahamas Bank
Dermochelys coriacea Leatherback Turtle Vandelli 1761 Reptilia Testudines Dermochelyidae Bahamas Bank
Trachemys scripta Red-eared Slider Schoepff 1792 Reptilia Testudines Emydidae Bahamas Bank
Trachemys stejnegeri Antillean Slider Schmidt 1928 Reptilia Testudines Emydidae Bahamas Bank
Trachemys terrapen Jamaican Slider Lacepède 1788 Reptilia Testudines Emydidae Bahamas Bank
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