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
Rhinella marina Marine Toad Linnaeus 1758 Amphibia Anura Bufonidae Haiti
Caretta caretta Loggerhead Turtle Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae Haiti
Chelonia mydas Green Turtle Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae Haiti
Dermochelys coriacea Leatherback Turtle Vandelli 1761 Reptilia Testudines Dermochelyidae Haiti
Eretmochelys imbricata Hawksbill Turtle Linnaeus 1766 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae Haiti
Cyclura cornuta Rhinoceros Iguana Bonnaterre 1789 Reptilia Squamata Iguanidae Haiti
Lithobates catesbeianus Bullfrog Shaw 1802 Amphibia Anura Ranidae Haiti
Crocodylus acutus American Crocodile Cuvier 1807 Reptilia Crocodilia Crocodylidae Haiti
Hemidactylus mabouia Tropical House Gecko Moreau de Jonnès 1818 Reptilia Squamata Gekkonidae Haiti
Sphaerodactylus cinereus Haitian Broad-banded Sphaero Wagler 1830 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Haiti
Sphaerodactylus elegans Ashy Sphaero MacCleay 1834 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Haiti
Gonatodes albogularis Neotropical Clawed Gecko Duméril and Bibron 1836 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Haiti
Anolis chlorocyanus Northern Green Anole Duméril and Bibron 1837 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Anolis ricordii Haitian Giant Anole Duméril and Bibron 1837 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Leiocephalus schreibersii Hispaniolan Khaki Curlytail Gravenhorst 1837 Reptilia Squamata Leiocephalidae Haiti
Uromacer catesbyi Blunt-headed Treesnake Schlegel 1837 Reptilia Squamata Dipsadidae Haiti
Osteopilus dominicensis Hispaniolan Laughing Treefrog Tschudi 1838 Amphibia Anura Hylidae Haiti
Pholidoscelis lineolatus Pygmy Blue-tailed Whiptail Duméril and Bibron 1839 Reptilia Squamata Teiidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus oxyrhyncus Hispaniolan Sharp-nosed Frog Duméril and Bibron 1841 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Celestus sepsoides Hispaniolan Four-toed Galliwasp Gray 1852 Reptilia Squamata Anguidae Haiti
Uromacer oxyrhynchus Greater Sharp-nosed Treesnake Duméril, Bibron, and Duméril 1854 Reptilia Squamata Dipsadidae Haiti
Chilabothrus striatus Hispaniolan Boa Fischer 1856 Reptilia Squamata Boidae Haiti
Hypsirhynchus ferox Hispaniolan Hog-nosed Racer Günther 1858 Reptilia Squamata Dipsadidae Haiti
Ialtris dorsalis Hispaniolan W-headed Racer Günther 1858 Reptilia Squamata Dipsadidae Haiti
Anolis distichus Hispaniolan Gracile Anole Cope 1861 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Chilabothrus fordii Hispaniolan Desert Boa Günther 1861 Reptilia Squamata Boidae Haiti
Celestus costatus Hispaniolan Smooth Galliwasp Cope 1861 (1862) Reptilia Squamata Anguidae Haiti
Aristelliger lar Hispaniolan Giant Gecko Cope 1861 (1862) Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Haiti
Amphisbaena innocens Tiburon Amphisbaena Weinland 1862 Reptilia Squamata Amphisbaenidae Haiti
Anolis coelestinus Southern Green Anole Cope 1862 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Anolis cybotes Hispaniolan Stout Anole Cope 1862 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Leiocephalus melanochlorus Tiburon Curlytail Cope 1862 Reptilia Squamata Leiocephalidae Haiti
Leiocephalus personatus Hispaniolan Masked Curlytail Cope 1862 Reptilia Squamata Leiocephalidae Haiti
Pholidoscelis taeniurus Hispaniolan Blue-tailed Whiptail Cope 1862 Reptilia Squamata Teiidae Haiti
Hypsirhynchus melanichnus Hispaniolan Olive Racer Cope 1862 Reptilia Squamata Dipsadidae Haiti
Hypsirhynchus parvifrons Hispaniolan Lesser Racer Cope 1862 Reptilia Squamata Dipsadidae Haiti
Celestus stenurus Hispaniolan Keeled Galliwasp Cope 1862 (1863) Reptilia Squamata Anguidae Haiti
Haitiophis anomalus Hispaniolan Brown Racer Peters 1863 Reptilia Squamata Dipsadidae Haiti
Hypsirhynchus scalaris Tiburon Hog-nosed Racer Cope 1863 Reptilia Squamata Dipsadidae Haiti
Anolis semilineatus Hispaniolan Grass Anole Cope 1864 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Uromacer frenatus Lesser Sharp-nosed Treesnake Günther 1865 Reptilia Squamata Dipsadidae Haiti
Sphaerodactylus copei Haitian Big-scaled Sphaero Steindachner 1867 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Haiti
Pholidoscelis chrysolaemus Hispaniolan Giant Whiptail Cope 1868 Reptilia Squamata Teiidae Haiti
Typhlops sulcatus Hispaniolan Bicolored Blindsnake Cope 1868 Reptilia Squamata Typhlopidae Haiti
Osteopilus pulchrilineatus Hispaniolan Yellow Treefrog Cope 1869 Amphibia Anura Hylidae Haiti
Anolis brevirostris Desert Gracile Anole Bocourt 1870 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Osteopilus vastus Hispaniolan Giant Treefrog Cope 1871 Amphibia Anura Hylidae Haiti
Tropidophis haetianus Hispaniolan Trope Cope 1879 Reptilia Squamata Tropidophiidae Haiti
Anolis haetianus Tiburon Stout Anole Garman 1887 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Chilabothrus gracilis Hispaniolan Gracile Boa Fischer 1888 Reptilia Squamata Boidae Haiti
Hemidactylus haitianus West African House Gecko Meerwarth 1901 Reptilia Squamata Gekkonidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus inoptatus Hispaniolan Giant Frog Barbour 1914 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus weinlandi Hispaniolan Red-rumped Frog Barbour 1914 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Amphisbaena manni Hispaniolan Dwarf Amphisbaena Barbour 1914 Reptilia Squamata Amphisbaenidae Haiti
Sphaerodactylus difficilis Hispaniolan Eyespot Sphaero Barbour 1914 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Haiti
Typhlops pusillus Hispaniolan Common Blindsnake Barbour 1914 Reptilia Squamata Typhlopidae Haiti
Anolis barbouri Hispaniolan Hopping Anole Schmidt 1919 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Anolis olssoni Desert Grass Anole Schmidt 1919 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Leiocephalus semilineatus Hispaniolan Pale-bellied Curlytail Dunn 1920 Reptilia Squamata Leiocephalidae Haiti
Leiocephalus barahonensis Orange-bellied Curlytail Schmidt 1921 Reptilia Squamata Leiocephalidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus abbotti Tuck-wheep Frog Cochran 1923 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus schmidti Hispaniolan Streamside Frog Noble 1923 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Hypsiboas heilprini Hispaniolan Green Treefrog Noble 1923 Amphibia Anura Hylidae Haiti
Anolis hendersoni La Selle Long-snouted Anole Cochran 1923 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Anolis longitibialis Barahona Stout Anole Noble 1923 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Celestus haetianus Hispaniolan Earless Galliwasp Cochran 1927 Reptilia Squamata Anguidae Haiti
Amphisbaena caudalis Cayemite Long-tailed Amphisbaena Cochran 1928 Reptilia Squamata Amphisbaenidae Haiti
Leiocephalus pratensis Haitian Striped Curlytail Cochran 1928 Reptilia Squamata Leiocephalidae Haiti
Leiocephalus vinculum Gonave Curlytail Cochran 1928 Reptilia Squamata Leiocephalidae Haiti
Trachemys stejnegeri Antillean Slider Schmidt 1928 Reptilia Testudines Emydidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus wetmorei Tiburon Whistling Frog Cochran 1932 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Anolis caudalis Gonave Gracile Anole Cochran 1932 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Ialtris parishi Tiburon Banded Racer Cochran 1932 Reptilia Squamata Dipsadidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus armstrongi Baoruco Hammer Frog Noble and Hassler 1933 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Anolis bahorucoensis Baoruco Long-snouted Anole Noble and Hassler 1933 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Spondylurus lineolatus Hispaniolan Ten-lined Skink Noble & Hassler 1933 Reptilia Squamata Mabuyidae Haiti
Aristelliger expectatus Hispaniolan Desert Gecko Cochran 1933 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Haiti
Sphaerodactylus altavelensis Hispaniolan Desert Sphaero Noble and Hassler 1933 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Haiti
Sphaerodactylus armstrongi Southern Forest Sphaero Noble and Hassler 1933 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus audanti South Island Telegraph Frog Cochran 1934 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Anolis armouri Black-throated Stout Anole Cochran 1934 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus bakeri La Hotte Bush Frog Cochran 1935 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus darlingtoni La Selle Long-legged Frog Cochran 1935 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus glandulifer La Hotte Glanded Frog Cochran 1935 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus pictissimus Hispaniolan Yellow-mottled Frog Cochran 1935 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Anolis darlingtoni La Hotte Twig Anole Cochran 1935 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Ialtris haetianus Hispaniolan Montane Racerlet Cochran 1935 Reptilia Squamata Dipsadidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus brevirostris Short-nosed Green Frog Shreve 1936 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus glanduliferoides La Selle Grass Frog Shreve 1936 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus semipalmatus Tiburon Stream Frog Shreve 1936 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus ventrilineatus Macaya Dusky Frog Shreve 1936 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Anolis monticola La Hotte Bush Anole Shreve 1936 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus jugans La Selle Dusky Frog Cochran 1937 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus poolei Citadel Frog Cochran 1938 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Anolis aliniger Hispaniolan Orange-armpit Anole Mertens 1939 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Trachemys decorata Haitian Slider Barbour and Carr 1940 Reptilia Testudines Emydidae Haiti
Peltophryne guentheri Southern Crested Toad Cochran 1941 Amphibia Anura Bufonidae Haiti
Celestus curtissi Hispaniolan Khaki Galliwasp Grant 1951 Reptilia Squamata Anguidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus limbensis Haitian Streamside Frog Lynn 1958 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Anolis christophei Big-fanned Trunk Anole Williams 1960 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Anolis koopmani Brown Red-bellied Anole Rand 1961 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Sphaerodactylus shrevei Northwest Haiti Blotched Sphaero Lazell 1961 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Haiti
Amphisbaena gonavensis Gonave Amphisbaena Gans and Alexander 1962 Reptilia Squamata Amphisbaenidae Haiti
Anolis barahonae Baoruco Giant Anole Williams 1962 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus furcyensis La Selle Red-legged Frog Shreve and Williams 1963 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus heminota Half-stripe Bromeliad Frog Shreve and Williams 1963 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus leoncei Southern Pastel Frog Shreve and Williams 1963 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Anolis dolichocephalus La Hotte Long-snouted Anole Williams 1963 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Anolis whitemani Pallid Stout Anole Williams 1963 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus counouspeus Yellow Cave Frog Schwartz 1964 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus parabates Neiba Whistling Frog Schwartz 1964 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus paulsoni Hispaniolan Pink-rumped Frog Schwartz 1964 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Typhlops capitulatus Haitian Pale-lipped Blindsnake Richmond 1964 Reptilia Squamata Typhlopidae Haiti
Typhlops gonavensis Gonave Blindsnake Richmond 1964 Reptilia Squamata Typhlopidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus aporostegus Tiburon Burrowing Frog Schwartz 1965 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus hypostenor Baoruco Burrowing Frog Schwartz 1965 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Amphisbaena hyporissor Barahona Amphisbaena Thomas 1965 Reptilia Squamata Amphisbaenidae Haiti
Anolis singularis Hispaniolan Twig Anole Williams 1965 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Mitophis pyrites Barahona Threadsnake Thomas 1965 Reptilia Squamata Leptotyphlopidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus notidodes Neiba Telegraph Frog Schwartz 1966 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Sphaerodactylus elasmorhynchus Snout-shield Sphaero Thomas 1966 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Haiti
Anolis rimarum Artibonite Bush Anole Thomas and Schwartz 1967 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Leiocephalus endomychus Hinche Curlytail Schwartz 1967 Reptilia Squamata Leiocephalidae Haiti
Sphaerodactylus lazelli Cap-Haitien Sphaero Shreve 1968 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Haiti
Celestus warreni Hispaniolan Giant Galliwasp Schwartz 1970 Reptilia Squamata Anguidae Haiti
Sphaerodactylus rhabdotus Hispaniolan Two-stripe Sphaero Schwartz 1970 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus alcoae Barahona Rock Frog Schwartz 1971 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus apostates La Hotte Big-legged Frog Schwartz 1973 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus diplasius Patternless Whistling Frog Schwartz 1973 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus eunaster La Hotte Whistling Frog Schwartz 1973 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus fowleri Khaki Bromeliad Frog Schwartz 1973 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus glaphycompus Ball Bearing Frog Schwartz 1973 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus lamprotes Hispaniolan Orange-legged Frog Schwartz 1973 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus sciagraphus La Hotte Striped-legged Frog Schwartz 1973 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Anolis rupinae Banded Red-bellied Anole Williams and Webster 1974 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Typhlops hectus Tiburon Peninsula Blindsnake Thomas 1974 Reptilia Squamata Typhlopidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus chlorophenax La Hotte Giant Frog Schwartz 1976 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus nortoni Spiny Giant Frog Schwartz 1976 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus warreni Tortue Frog Schwartz 1976 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Anolis alumina Barahona Grass Anole Hertz 1976 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Sphaerodactylus thompsoni Barahona Limestone Sphaero Schwartz and Franz 1976 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus sommeri Massif Du Nord Whistling Frog Schwartz 1977 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Sphaerodactylus nycteropus Haitian Flathead Sphaero Thomas and Schwartz 1977 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Haiti
Sphaerodactylus streptophorus Hispaniolan Small-eared Sphaero Thomas and Schwartz 1977 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Haiti
Sphaerodactylus zygaena Tiburon Coastal Sphaero Schwartz and Thomas 1977 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Haiti
Anolis eugenegrahami Black Stream Anole Schwartz 1978 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus grahami Yellow Chevronate Frog Schwartz 1979 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Leiocephalus rhutidira Haitian Black-throated Curlytail Schwartz 1979 Reptilia Squamata Leiocephalidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus lucioi Pallid Rock Frog Schwartz 1980 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus rhodesi Port-De-Paix Frog Schwartz 1980 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Anolis breslini Northwest Haiti Stout Anole Schwartz 1980 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Anolis marron Jacmel Gracile Anole Arnold 1980 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Anolis websteri Yellow-bellied Desert Anole Arnold 1980 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Phyllodactylus hispaniolae Dominican Leaf-toed Gecko Schwartz 1980 Reptilia Squamata Phyllodactylidae Haiti
Phyllodactylus sommeri Haitian Leaf-toed Gecko Schwartz 1980 Reptilia Squamata Phyllodactylidae Haiti
Sphaerodactylus asterulus Haitian Stippled Sphaero Schwartz and Graham 1980 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Haiti
Sphaerodactylus sommeri Northwest Haiti Banded Sphaero Graham 1981 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Haiti
Sphaerodactylus omoglaux Haitian Border Sphaero Thomas 1982 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Haiti
Sphaerodactylus williamsi Haitian Striped Sphaero Thomas and Schwartz 1983 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Haiti
Mitophis leptepileptus La Selle Threadsnake Thomas, McDiarmid, and Thompson 1985 Reptilia Squamata Leptotyphlopidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus amadeus Mozart's Frog Hedges, Thomas, and Franz 1987 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus parapelates Macaya Burrowing Frog Hedges and Thomas 1987 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus thorectes Macaya Breast-spot Frog Hedges 1988 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Celestus macrotus La Selle Galliwasp Thomas and Hedges 1989 Reptilia Squamata Anguidae Haiti
Anolis placidus Neiba Twig Anole Hedges and Thomas 1989 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Typhlops tetrathyreus Port-Au-Prince Blindsnake Thomas 1989 Reptilia Squamata Typhlopidae Haiti
Typhlops titanops Big-eyed Blindsnake Thomas 1989 Reptilia Squamata Typhlopidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus caribe Haitian Marsh Frog Hedges and Thomas 1992 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus corona Hispaniolan Crowned Frog Hedges and Thomas 1992 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Eleutherodactylus dolomedes Hispaniolan Ventriloquial Frog Hedges and Thomas 1992 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Haiti
Amphisbaena cayemite Cayemite Short-tailed Amphisbaena Thomas and Hedges 2006 Reptilia Squamata Amphisbaenidae Haiti
Typhlops agoralionis La Hotte Blindsnake Thomas and Hedges 2007 Reptilia Squamata Typhlopidae Haiti
Typhlops proancylops La Selle Blindsnake Thomas and Hedges 2007 Reptilia Squamata Typhlopidae Haiti
Typhlops sylleptor Pestel Blindsnake Thomas and Hedges 2007 Reptilia Squamata Typhlopidae Haiti
Amphisbaena leali Pestel Amphisbaena Thomas and Hedges 2007 (2006) Reptilia Squamata Amphisbaenidae Haiti
Spondylurus haitiae Hispaniolan Four-lined Skink Hedges & Conn 2012 Reptilia Squamata Mabuyidae Haiti
Anolis apletolepis Köhler and Hedges 2015 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Anolis chlorodius Köhler and Hedges 2015 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Anolis demissus Köhler and Hedges 2015 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Anolis eladioi Köhler and Hedges 2015 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Anolis gonavensis Köhler and Hedges 2015 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Anolis leucodera Köhler and Hedges 2015 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Anolis pecuarius Köhler and Hedges 2015 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Anolis peynadoi Köhler and Hedges 2015 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
Anolis viridius Köhler and Hedges 2015 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Haiti
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