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
Anolis conspersus Caymans Blue-fanned Anole Garman 1887 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Cayman Islands
Anolis luteosignifer Cayman Brac Anole Garman 1888 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Cayman Islands
Anolis maynardii Caymans Green Anole Garman 1888 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Cayman Islands
Anolis sagrei Cuban Brown Anole Cocteau in Duméril and Bibron 1837 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Cayman Islands
Aristelliger praesignis Jamaican Croaking Gecko Hallowell 1857 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Cayman Islands
Caretta caretta Loggerhead Turtle Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae Cayman Islands
Celestus maculatus Cayman Galliwasp Garman 1887 Reptilia Squamata Anguidae Cayman Islands
Chelonia mydas Green Turtle Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae Cayman Islands
Crocodylus acutus American Crocodile Cuvier 1807 Reptilia Crocodilia Crocodylidae Cayman Islands
Cubatyphlops caymanensis Grand Cayman Blindsnake Sackett 1940 Reptilia Squamata Typhlopidae Cayman Islands
Cubatyphlops epactius Cayman Brac Blindsnake Thomas 1968 Reptilia Squamata Typhlopidae Cayman Islands
Cubophis caymanus Grand Cayman Racer Garman 1887 Reptilia Squamata Dipsadidae Cayman Islands
Cubophis fuscicauda Cayman Brac Racer Garman 1888 Reptilia Squamata Dipsadidae Cayman Islands
Cubophis ruttyi Little Cayman Racer Grant 1941 Reptilia Squamata Dipsadidae Cayman Islands
Cyclura caymanensis Sister Isles Iguana Barbour and Noble 1916 Reptilia Squamata Iguanidae Cayman Islands
Cyclura lewisi Grand Cayman Blue Iguana Grant 1941 Reptilia Squamata Iguanidae Cayman Islands
Eleutherodactylus planirostris Cuban Flathead Frog Cope 1862 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Cayman Islands
Eretmochelys imbricata Hawksbill Turtle Linnaeus 1766 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae Cayman Islands
Gastrophryne carolinensis Eastern Narrowmouth Toad Holbrook 1836 Amphibia Anura Microhylidae Cayman Islands
Hemidactylus mabouia Tropical House Gecko Moreau de Jonnès 1818 Reptilia Squamata Gekkonidae Cayman Islands
Iguana iguana Green Iguana Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Squamata Iguanidae Cayman Islands
Indotyphlops braminus Flowerpot Blindsnake Daudin 1803 Reptilia Squamata Typhlopidae Cayman Islands
Leiocephalus carinatus Saw-scaled Curlytail Gray 1827 Reptilia Squamata Leiocephalidae Cayman Islands
Osteopilus septentrionalis Cuban Treefrog Duméril and Bibron 1841 Amphibia Anura Hylidae Cayman Islands
Pantherophis guttatus Corn Snake Linnaeus 1766 Reptilia Squamata Colubridae Cayman Islands
Sphaerodactylus argivus Cayman Islands Sphaero Garman 1888 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Cayman Islands
Trachemys decussata Cuban Slider Gray 1831 Reptilia Testudines Emydidae Cayman Islands
Trachemys scripta Red-eared Slider Schoepff 1792 Reptilia Testudines Emydidae Cayman Islands
Tretanorhinus variabilis Caribbean Water Snake Duméril, Bibron, and Duméril 1854 Reptilia Squamata Dipsadidae Cayman Islands
Tropidophis caymanensis Grand Cayman Trope Battersby 1938 Reptilia Squamata Tropidophiidae Cayman Islands
Tropidophis parkeri Little Cayman Trope Grant 1941 Reptilia Squamata Tropidophiidae Cayman Islands
Tropidophis schwartzi Cayman Brac Trope Thomas 1963 Reptilia Squamata Tropidophiidae Cayman Islands
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