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
Allobates chalcopis Martinique Volcano Frog Kaiser, Coloma, and Gray 1994 Amphibia Anura Aromobatidae Martinique
Rhinella marina Marine Toad Linnaeus 1758 Amphibia Anura Bufonidae Martinique
Eleutherodactylus johnstonei Lesser Antillean Frog Barbour 1914 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Martinique
Eleutherodactylus martinicensis Martinique Frog Tschudi 1838 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Martinique
Scinax ruber Red-snouted Treefrog Laurenti 1768 Amphibia Anura Hylidae Martinique
Scinax x-signatus Venezuelan Snouted Treefrog Spix 1824 Amphibia Anura Hylidae Martinique
Anolis roquet Martinique Anole Lacepède 1788 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Martinique
Gekko gecko Tokay Gecko Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Squamata Gekkonidae Martinique
Hemidactylus mabouia Tropical House Gecko Moreau de Jonnès 1818 Reptilia Squamata Gekkonidae Martinique
Gymnophthalmus pleii Rough-scaled Worm Lizard Bocourt 1881 Reptilia Squamata Gymnophthalmidae Martinique
Gymnophthalmus underwoodi Smooth-scaled Worm Lizard Grant 1958 Reptilia Squamata Gymnophthalmidae Martinique
Iguana delicatissima Lesser Antillean Iguana Laurenti 1768 Reptilia Squamata Iguanidae Martinique
Iguana iguana Green Iguana Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Squamata Iguanidae Martinique
Leiocephalus herminieri Martinique Curlytail Duméril and Bibron 1837 Reptilia Squamata Leiocephalidae Martinique
Capitellum metallicum Lesser Martinique Skink Bocourt 1879 Reptilia Squamata Mabuyidae Martinique
Mabuya mabouya Greater Martinique Skink Bonnaterre 1879 Reptilia Squamata Mabuyidae Martinique
Thecadactylus rapicauda Thick-tailed Gecko Houttuyn 1782 Reptilia Squamata Phyllodactylidae Martinique
Sphaerodactylus vincenti Windward Sphaero Boulenger 1891 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Martinique
Erythrolamprus cursor Martinique Groundsnake Lacepède 1789 Reptilia Squamata Dipsadidae Martinique
Tetracheilostoma bilineatum Martinique Threadsnake Schlegel 1839 Reptilia Squamata Leptotyphlopidae Martinique
Bothrops lanceolatus Martinique Lancehead Lacepède 1789 Reptilia Squamata Viperidae Martinique
Caretta caretta Loggerhead Turtle Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae Martinique
Chelonia mydas Green Turtle Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae Martinique
Eretmochelys imbricata Hawksbill Turtle Linnaeus 1766 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae Martinique
Lepidochelys olivacea Olive Ridley Turtle Eschscholtz 1829 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae Martinique
Dermochelys coriacea Leatherback Turtle Vandelli 1761 Reptilia Testudines Dermochelyidae Martinique