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 johnstonei Lesser Antillean Frog Barbour 1914 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Grenadines
Eleutherodactylus planirostris Cuban Flathead Frog Cope 1862 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Grenadines
Leptodactylus validus Windward Ditch Frog Garman 1887 Amphibia Anura Leptodactylidae Grenadines
Caiman crocodilus Spectacled Caiman Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Crocodilia Alligatoridae Grenadines
Tantilla melanocephala Black-headed Snake Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Squamata Colubridae Grenadines
Anolis aeneus Grenada Bush Anole Gray 1840 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Grenadines
Anolis richardii Grenada Tree Anole Duméril and Bibron 1837 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Grenadines
Anolis sagrei Cuban Brown Anole Cocteau in Duméril and Bibron 1837 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Grenadines
Hemidactylus mabouia Tropical House Gecko Moreau de Jonnès 1818 Reptilia Squamata Gekkonidae Grenadines
Bachia heteropa Earless Worm Lizard Wiegmann in Lichtenstein 1856 Reptilia Squamata Gymnophthalmidae Grenadines
Gymnophthalmus underwoodi Smooth-scaled Worm Lizard Grant 1958 Reptilia Squamata Gymnophthalmidae Grenadines
Iguana iguana Green Iguana Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Squamata Iguanidae Grenadines
Copeoglossum aurae Greater Windward Skink Hedges & Conn 2012 Reptilia Squamata Mabuyidae Grenadines
Marisora aurulae Lesser Windward Skink Hedges & Conn 2012 Reptilia Squamata Mabuyidae Grenadines
Thecadactylus rapicauda Thick-tailed Gecko Houttuyn 1782 Reptilia Squamata Phyllodactylidae Grenadines
Gonatodes daudini Grenadines Clawed Gecko Powell and Henderson 2005 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Grenadines
Sphaerodactylus kirbyi Bequia Sphaero Lazell 1994 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Grenadines
Ameiva ameiva Neotropical Whiptail Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Squamata Teiidae Grenadines
Corallus grenadensis Grenada Bank Boa Barbour 1914 Reptilia Squamata Boidae Grenadines
Mastigodryas bruesi Windward Tree Racer Barbour 1914 Reptilia Squamata Colubridae Grenadines
Amerotyphlops tasymicris Grenada Blindsnake Thomas 1974 Reptilia Squamata Typhlopidae Grenadines
Caretta caretta Loggerhead Turtle Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae Grenadines
Chelonia mydas Green Turtle Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae Grenadines
Eretmochelys imbricata Hawksbill Turtle Linnaeus 1766 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae Grenadines
Lepidochelys olivacea Olive Ridley Turtle Eschscholtz 1829 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae Grenadines
Dermochelys coriacea Leatherback Turtle Vandelli 1761 Reptilia Testudines Dermochelyidae Grenadines
Chelonoidis carbonaria Red-footed Tortoise Spix 1824 Reptilia Testudines Testudinidae Grenadines
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