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
Peltophryne lemur Puerto Rican Toad Cope 1868 Amphibia Anura Bufonidae Puerto Rico
Rhinella marina Marine Toad Linnaeus 1758 Amphibia Anura Bufonidae Puerto Rico
Eleutherodactylus antillensis Puerto Rican Red-eyed Frog Reinhardt and Lütken 1862 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Puerto Rico
Eleutherodactylus brittoni Puerto Rican Grass Frog Schmidt 1920 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Puerto Rico
Eleutherodactylus cochranae Puerto Rican Whistling Frog Grant 1932 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Puerto Rico
Eleutherodactylus cooki Puerto Rican Cave Frog Grant 1931 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Puerto Rico
Eleutherodactylus coqui Puerto Rican Frog Thomas 1966 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Puerto Rico
Eleutherodactylus eneidae Puerto Rican Elegant Frog Rivero 1959 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Puerto Rico
Eleutherodactylus gryllus Puerto Rican Green Frog Schmidt 1920 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Puerto Rico
Eleutherodactylus hedricki Puerto Rican Treehole Frog Rivero 1963 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Puerto Rico
Eleutherodactylus jasperi Puerto Rican Golden Frog Drewry and Jones 1976 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Puerto Rico
Eleutherodactylus juanariveroi Puerto Rican Wetland Frog Rios-López and Thomas 2007 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Puerto Rico
Eleutherodactylus karlschmidti Puerto Rican Stream Frog Grant 1931 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Puerto Rico
Eleutherodactylus locustus Puerto Rican Small-eared Frog Schmidt 1920 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Puerto Rico
Eleutherodactylus monensis Mona Frog Meerwarth 1901 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Puerto Rico
Eleutherodactylus portoricensis Puerto Rican White-eyed Frog Schmidt 1927 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Puerto Rico
Eleutherodactylus richmondi Puerto Rican Bronze Frog Stejneger 1904 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Puerto Rico
Eleutherodactylus unicolor Puerto Rican Elfin Frog Stejneger 1904 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Puerto Rico
Eleutherodactylus wightmanae Puerto Rican Melodius Frog Schmidt 1920 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae Puerto Rico
Dryophytes cinereus Green Treefrog Schneider 1799 Amphibia Anura Hylidae Puerto Rico
Osteopilus septentrionalis Cuban Treefrog Duméril and Bibron 1841 Amphibia Anura Hylidae Puerto Rico
Scinax ruber Red-snouted Treefrog Laurenti 1768 Amphibia Anura Hylidae Puerto Rico
Leptodactylus albilabris Puerto Rican Ditch Frog Günther 1859 Amphibia Anura Leptodactylidae Puerto Rico
Lithobates catesbeianus Bullfrog Shaw 1802 Amphibia Anura Ranidae Puerto Rico
Lithobates grylio Pig Frog Stejneger 1901 Amphibia Anura Ranidae Puerto Rico
Caiman crocodilus Spectacled Caiman Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Crocodilia Alligatoridae Puerto Rico
Amphisbaena bakeri Puerto Rican Many-ringed Amphisbaena Stejneger 1904 Reptilia Squamata Amphisbaenidae Puerto Rico
Amphisbaena caeca Puerto Rican Common Amphisbaena Cuvier 1829 Reptilia Squamata Amphisbaenidae Puerto Rico
Amphisbaena schmidti Puerto Rican Dusky Amphisbaena Gans 1964 Reptilia Squamata Amphisbaenidae Puerto Rico
Amphisbaena xera Puerto Rican Xeric Amphisbaena Thomas 1966 Reptilia Squamata Amphisbaenidae Puerto Rico
Diploglossus pleii Puerto Rican Galliwasp Duméril and Bibron 1839 Reptilia Squamata Anguidae Puerto Rico
Anolis cooki Guanica Pallid Anole Grant 1931 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Puerto Rico
Anolis cristatellus Puerto Rican Crested Anole Duméril and Bibron 1837 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Puerto Rico
Anolis cuvieri Puerto Rican Giant Anole Merrem 1820 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Puerto Rico
Anolis desechensis Desecheo Anole Heatwole 1976 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Puerto Rico
Anolis evermanni Puerto Rican Emerald Anole Stejneger 1904 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Puerto Rico
Anolis gundlachi Yellow-chinned Anole Peters 1876 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Puerto Rico
Anolis krugi Olive Bush Anole Peters 1876 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Puerto Rico
Anolis monensis Mona Anole Stejneger 1904 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Puerto Rico
Anolis occultus Puerto Rican Twig Anole Williams and Rivero 1965 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Puerto Rico
Anolis poncensis Ponce Small-fanned Anole Stejneger 1904 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Puerto Rico
Anolis pulchellus Puerto Rican Bush Anole Duméril and Bibron 1837 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Puerto Rico
Anolis roosevelti Virgin Islands Giant Anole Grant 1931 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Puerto Rico
Anolis stratulus Puerto Rican Spotted Anole Cope 1861 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae Puerto Rico
Hemidactylus haitianus West African House Gecko Meerwarth 1901 Reptilia Squamata Gekkonidae Puerto Rico
Hemidactylus mabouia Tropical House Gecko Moreau de Jonnès 1818 Reptilia Squamata Gekkonidae Puerto Rico
Cyclura nubila Cuban Iguana Gray 1831 Reptilia Squamata Iguanidae Puerto Rico
Cyclura stejnegeri Mona Iguana Barbour and Noble 1916 Reptilia Squamata Iguanidae Puerto Rico
Iguana iguana Green Iguana Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Squamata Iguanidae Puerto Rico
Spondylurus culebrae Culebra Skink Hedges & Conn 2012 Reptilia Squamata Mabuyidae Puerto Rico
Spondylurus monae Mona Skink Hedges & Conn 2012 Reptilia Squamata Mabuyidae Puerto Rico
Spondylurus monitae Monito Skink Hedges & Conn 2012 Reptilia Squamata Mabuyidae Puerto Rico
Spondylurus nitidus Puerto Rican Skink Garman 1887 Reptilia Squamata Mabuyidae Puerto Rico
Phyllodactylus wirshingi Puerto Rican Leaf-toed Gecko Kerster and Smith 1955 Reptilia Squamata Phyllodactylidae Puerto Rico
Sphaerodactylus gaigeae Chevronate Sphaero Grant 1932 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Puerto Rico
Sphaerodactylus klauberi Puerto Rican Upland Sphaero Grant 1931 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Puerto Rico
Sphaerodactylus levinsi Desecheo Sphaero Heatwole 1968 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Puerto Rico
Sphaerodactylus macrolepis Puerto Rican Eyespot Sphaero Günther 1859 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Puerto Rico
Sphaerodactylus micropithecus Monito Sphaero Schwartz 1977 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Puerto Rico
Sphaerodactylus monensis Mona Sphaero Meerwarth 1901 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Puerto Rico
Sphaerodactylus nicholsi Puerto Rican Crescent Sphaero Grant 1931 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Puerto Rico
Sphaerodactylus roosevelti Guanica Khaki Sphaero Grant 1931 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Puerto Rico
Sphaerodactylus townsendi Puerto Rican Sandy Sphaero Grant 1931 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae Puerto Rico
Pholidoscelis alboguttatus Mona Whiptail Boulenger 1896 Reptilia Squamata Teiidae Puerto Rico
Pholidoscelis desechensis Desecheo Whiptail Heatwole and Torres 1967 Reptilia Squamata Teiidae Puerto Rico
Pholidoscelis exsul Puerto Rican Giant Whiptail Cope 1862 Reptilia Squamata Teiidae Puerto Rico
Pholidoscelis wetmorei Puerto Rican Blue-tailed Whiptail Stejneger 1913 Reptilia Squamata Teiidae Puerto Rico
Chilabothrus granti Virgin Islands Boa Stull 1933 Reptilia Squamata Boidae Puerto Rico
Chilabothrus inornatus Puerto Rican Boa Reinhardt 1843 Reptilia Squamata Boidae Puerto Rico
Chilabothrus monensis Mona Boa Zenneck 1898 Reptilia Squamata Boidae Puerto Rico
Borikenophis portoricensis Puerto Rican Racer Reinhardt and Lütken 1862 Reptilia Squamata Dipsadidae Puerto Rico
Borikenophis variegatus Mona Racer Schmidt 1926 Reptilia Squamata Dipsadidae Puerto Rico
Magliophis exiguus Virgin Islands Racerlet Cope 1862 Reptilia Squamata Dipsadidae Puerto Rico
Magliophis stahli Puerto Rican Racerlet Stejneger 1904 Reptilia Squamata Dipsadidae Puerto Rico
Antillotyphlops granti Guanica Blindsnake Ruthven and Gaige 1935 Reptilia Squamata Typhlopidae Puerto Rico
Antillotyphlops hypomethes Puerto Rican Coastal Blindsnake Hedges and Thomas 1991 Reptilia Squamata Typhlopidae Puerto Rico
Antillotyphlops monensis Mona Blindsnake Schmidt 1926 Reptilia Squamata Typhlopidae Puerto Rico
Antillotyphlops platycephalus Puerto Rican White-tailed Blindsnake Duméril and Bibron 1844 Reptilia Squamata Typhlopidae Puerto Rico
Typhlops rostellatus Puerto Rican Brown-bellied Blindsnake Stejneger 1904 Reptilia Squamata Typhlopidae Puerto Rico
Caretta caretta Loggerhead Turtle Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae Puerto Rico
Chelonia mydas Green Turtle Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae Puerto Rico
Eretmochelys imbricata Hawksbill Turtle Linnaeus 1766 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae Puerto Rico
Lepidochelys olivacea Olive Ridley Turtle Eschscholtz 1829 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae Puerto Rico
Dermochelys coriacea Leatherback Turtle Vandelli 1761 Reptilia Testudines Dermochelyidae Puerto Rico
Trachemys scripta Red-eared Slider Schoepff 1792 Reptilia Testudines Emydidae Puerto Rico
Trachemys stejnegeri Antillean Slider Schmidt 1928 Reptilia Testudines Emydidae Puerto Rico
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