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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Rhinella marina - Linnaeus, 1758
Amphibia | Anura | Bufonidae
Marine Toad
Lesser Antilles - Introduced
IUCN Status: Least Concern
Rhinella marina Locality map of Rhinella marina
Eleutherodactylus planirostris - Cope, 1862
Amphibia | Anura | Eleutherodactylidae
Cuban Flathead Frog
Lesser Antilles - Introduced
IUCN Status: Least Concern
Eleutherodactylus planirostris Locality map of Eleutherodactylus planirostris
Scinax ruber - Laurenti, 1768
Amphibia | Anura | Hylidae
Red-snouted Treefrog
Lesser Antilles - Introduced
IUCN Status: Least Concern
Scinax ruber Locality map of Scinax ruber
Scinax x-signatus - Spix, 1824
Amphibia | Anura | Hylidae
Venezuelan Snouted Treefrog
Lesser Antilles - Introduced
IUCN Status: Least Concern
Scinax x-signatus Locality map of Scinax x-signatus
Caiman crocodilus - Linnaeus, 1758
Reptilia | Crocodilia | Alligatoridae
Spectacled Caiman
Lesser Antilles - Introduced
IUCN Status: Least Concern
Caiman crocodilus
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Amphisbaena fuliginosa - Linnaeus, 1758
Reptilia | Squamata | Amphisbaenidae
South American Blotched Amphisbaena
Lesser Antilles - Introduced
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Amphisbaena fuliginosa
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Tantilla melanocephala - Linnaeus, 1758
Reptilia | Squamata | Colubridae
Black-headed Snake
Lesser Antilles - Introduced
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Tantilla melanocephala
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Anolis carolinensis - Voight, 1832
Reptilia | Squamata | Dactyloidae
Carolina Anole
Lesser Antilles - Introduced
IUCN Status: Least Concern
Anolis carolinensis
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Anolis cristatellus - Duméril and Bibron, 1837
Reptilia | Squamata | Dactyloidae
Puerto Rican Crested Anole
Lesser Antilles - Introduced
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Anolis cristatellus
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Gekko gecko - Linnaeus, 1758
Reptilia | Squamata | Gekkonidae
Tokay Gecko
Lesser Antilles - Introduced
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Gekko gecko
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Hemidactylus mabouia - Moreau de Jonnès, 1818
Reptilia | Squamata | Gekkonidae
Tropical House Gecko
Lesser Antilles - Introduced
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Hemidactylus mabouia
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Gymnophthalmus underwoodi - Grant, 1958
Reptilia | Squamata | Gymnophthalmidae
Smooth-scaled Worm Lizard
Lesser Antilles - Introduced
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Gymnophthalmus underwoodi
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Kentropyx borckiana - Peters, 1869
Reptilia | Squamata | Teiidae
Guyana Kentropyx
Lesser Antilles - Introduced
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Kentropyx borckiana
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Pantherophis guttatus - Linnaeus, 1766
Reptilia | Squamata | Colubridae
Corn Snake
Lesser Antilles - Introduced
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Pantherophis guttatus
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Indotyphlops braminus - Daudin, 1803
Reptilia | Squamata | Typhlopidae
Flowerpot Blindsnake
Lesser Antilles - Introduced
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Indotyphlops braminus
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Trachemys scripta - Schoepff, 1792
Reptilia | Testudines | Emydidae
Red-eared Slider
Lesser Antilles - Introduced
IUCN Status: Near Threatened
Trachemys scripta
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Pelusios castaneus - Schweigger, 1812
Reptilia | Testudines | Pelomedusidae
West African Mud Turtle
Lesser Antilles - Introduced
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Pelusios castaneus Locality map of Pelusios castaneus
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