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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Amphisbaena bakeri - Stejneger, 1904
Reptilia | Squamata | Amphisbaenidae
Puerto Rican Many-ringed Amphisbaena
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Amphisbaena bakeri
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Amphisbaena caeca - Cuvier, 1829
Reptilia | Squamata | Amphisbaenidae
Puerto Rican Common Amphisbaena
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Amphisbaena caeca
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Amphisbaena fenestrata - Cope, 1861
Reptilia | Squamata | Amphisbaenidae
Virgin Islands Amphisbaena
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Amphisbaena fenestrata
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Amphisbaena schmidti - Gans, 1964
Reptilia | Squamata | Amphisbaenidae
Puerto Rican Dusky Amphisbaena
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Amphisbaena schmidti
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Amphisbaena xera - Thomas, 1966
Reptilia | Squamata | Amphisbaenidae
Puerto Rican Xeric Amphisbaena
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Amphisbaena xera
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Diploglossus pleii - Duméril and Bibron, 1839
Reptilia | Squamata | Anguidae
Puerto Rican Galliwasp
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Diploglossus pleii
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Anolis acutus - Hallowell, 1856
Reptilia | Squamata | Dactyloidae
Saint Croix Anole
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Anolis acutus
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Anolis cooki - Grant, 1931
Reptilia | Squamata | Dactyloidae
Guanica Pallid Anole
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Anolis cooki
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Anolis cristatellus - Duméril and Bibron, 1837
Reptilia | Squamata | Dactyloidae
Puerto Rican Crested Anole
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Anolis cristatellus
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Anolis cuvieri - Merrem, 1820
Reptilia | Squamata | Dactyloidae
Puerto Rican Giant Anole
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Anolis cuvieri
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Anolis desechensis - Heatwole, 1976
Reptilia | Squamata | Dactyloidae
Desecheo Anole
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Anolis desechensis
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Anolis ernestwilliamsi - Lazell, 1983
Reptilia | Squamata | Dactyloidae
Carrot Rock Anole
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Anolis ernestwilliamsi
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Anolis evermanni - Stejneger, 1904
Reptilia | Squamata | Dactyloidae
Puerto Rican Emerald Anole
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Anolis evermanni
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Anolis gundlachi - Peters, 1876
Reptilia | Squamata | Dactyloidae
Yellow-chinned Anole
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Anolis gundlachi
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Anolis krugi - Peters, 1876
Reptilia | Squamata | Dactyloidae
Olive Bush Anole
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Anolis krugi
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Anolis leachii - Duméril and Bibron, 1837
Reptilia | Squamata | Dactyloidae
Barbuda Bank Tree Anole
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Anolis leachii
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Anolis monensis - Stejneger, 1904
Reptilia | Squamata | Dactyloidae
Mona Anole
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Anolis monensis
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Anolis occultus - Williams and Rivero, 1965
Reptilia | Squamata | Dactyloidae
Puerto Rican Twig Anole
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Anolis occultus
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Anolis poncensis - Stejneger, 1904
Reptilia | Squamata | Dactyloidae
Ponce Small-fanned Anole
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Anolis poncensis
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Anolis pulchellus - Duméril and Bibron, 1837
Reptilia | Squamata | Dactyloidae
Puerto Rican Bush Anole
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Anolis pulchellus
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Anolis roosevelti - Grant, 1931
Reptilia | Squamata | Dactyloidae
Virgin Islands Giant Anole
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Critically Endangered
Anolis roosevelti Locality map of Anolis roosevelti
Anolis stratulus - Cope, 1861
Reptilia | Squamata | Dactyloidae
Puerto Rican Spotted Anole
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Anolis stratulus
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Hemidactylus haitianus - Meerwarth, 1901
Reptilia | Squamata | Gekkonidae
West African House Gecko
Puerto Rico-VI - Introduced
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Hemidactylus haitianus
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Hemidactylus mabouia - Moreau de Jonnès, 1818
Reptilia | Squamata | Gekkonidae
Tropical House Gecko
Puerto Rico-VI - Introduced
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Hemidactylus mabouia
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Gymnophthalmus underwoodi - Grant, 1958
Reptilia | Squamata | Gymnophthalmidae
Smooth-scaled Worm Lizard
Puerto Rico-VI - Introduced
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Gymnophthalmus underwoodi
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Cyclura nubila - Gray, 1831
Reptilia | Squamata | Iguanidae
Cuban Iguana
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Vulnerable
Cyclura nubila
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Cyclura pinguis - Barbour, 1917
Reptilia | Squamata | Iguanidae
Anegada Iguana
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Critically Endangered
Cyclura pinguis
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Cyclura stejnegeri - Barbour and Noble, 1916
Reptilia | Squamata | Iguanidae
Mona Iguana
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Cyclura stejnegeri
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Iguana iguana - Linnaeus, 1758
Reptilia | Squamata | Iguanidae
Green Iguana
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Iguana iguana
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Capitellum parvicruzae - Hedges & Conn, 2012
Reptilia | Squamata | Mabuyidae
Lesser Saint Croix Skink
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Critically Endangered (recommended)
Capitellum parvicruzae Locality map of Capitellum parvicruzae
Spondylurus anegadae - Hedges & Conn, 2012
Reptilia | Squamata | Mabuyidae
Anegada Skink
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Critically Endangered (recommended)
Spondylurus anegadae Locality map of Spondylurus anegadae
Spondylurus culebrae - Hedges & Conn, 2012
Reptilia | Squamata | Mabuyidae
Culebra Skink
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Critically Endangered (recommended)
Spondylurus culebrae Locality map of Spondylurus culebrae
Spondylurus macleani - Mayer & Lazell, 2000
Reptilia | Squamata | Mabuyidae
Carrot Rock Skink
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Endangered (recommended)
Spondylurus macleani Locality map of Spondylurus macleani
Spondylurus magnacruzae - Hedges & Conn, 2012
Reptilia | Squamata | Mabuyidae
Greater Saint Croix Skink
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Critically Endangered (recommended)
Spondylurus magnacruzae Locality map of Spondylurus magnacruzae
Spondylurus monae - Hedges & Conn, 2012
Reptilia | Squamata | Mabuyidae
Mona Skink
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Endangered (recommended)
Spondylurus monae Locality map of Spondylurus monae
Spondylurus monitae - Hedges & Conn, 2012
Reptilia | Squamata | Mabuyidae
Monito Skink
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Critically Endangered (recommended)
Spondylurus monitae Locality map of Spondylurus monitae
Spondylurus nitidus - Garman, 1887
Reptilia | Squamata | Mabuyidae
Puerto Rican Skink
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Critically Endangered (recommended)
Spondylurus nitidus Locality map of Spondylurus nitidus
Spondylurus semitaeniatus - Wiegmann, 1837
Reptilia | Squamata | Mabuyidae
Lesser Virgin Islands Skink
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Endangered (recommended)
Spondylurus semitaeniatus Locality map of Spondylurus semitaeniatus
Spondylurus sloanii - Daudin, 1803
Reptilia | Squamata | Mabuyidae
Virgin Islands Bronze Skink
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Endangered (recommended)
Spondylurus sloanii Locality map of Spondylurus sloanii
Spondylurus spilonotus - Wiegmann, 1837
Reptilia | Squamata | Mabuyidae
Greater Virgin Islands Skink
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Critically Endangered (recommended)
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Phyllodactylus wirshingi - Kerster and Smith, 1955
Reptilia | Squamata | Phyllodactylidae
Puerto Rican Leaf-toed Gecko
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Phyllodactylus wirshingi
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Thecadactylus rapicauda - Houttuyn, 1782
Reptilia | Squamata | Phyllodactylidae
Thick-tailed Gecko
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Thecadactylus rapicauda
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Sphaerodactylus beattyi - Grant, 1937
Reptilia | Squamata | Sphaerodactylidae
Saint Croix Sphaero
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Sphaerodactylus beattyi
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Sphaerodactylus gaigeae - Grant, 1932
Reptilia | Squamata | Sphaerodactylidae
Chevronate Sphaero
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Sphaerodactylus gaigeae
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Sphaerodactylus klauberi - Grant, 1931
Reptilia | Squamata | Sphaerodactylidae
Puerto Rican Upland Sphaero
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Sphaerodactylus klauberi
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Sphaerodactylus levinsi - Heatwole, 1968
Reptilia | Squamata | Sphaerodactylidae
Desecheo Sphaero
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Sphaerodactylus levinsi
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Sphaerodactylus macrolepis - Günther, 1859
Reptilia | Squamata | Sphaerodactylidae
Puerto Rican Eyespot Sphaero
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Sphaerodactylus macrolepis
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Sphaerodactylus micropithecus - Schwartz, 1977
Reptilia | Squamata | Sphaerodactylidae
Monito Sphaero
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Endangered
Sphaerodactylus micropithecus
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Sphaerodactylus monensis - Meerwarth, 1901
Reptilia | Squamata | Sphaerodactylidae
Mona Sphaero
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Sphaerodactylus monensis
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Sphaerodactylus nicholsi - Grant, 1931
Reptilia | Squamata | Sphaerodactylidae
Puerto Rican Crescent Sphaero
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Sphaerodactylus nicholsi
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Sphaerodactylus parthenopion - Thomas, 1965
Reptilia | Squamata | Sphaerodactylidae
Virgin Islands Dwarf Sphaero
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Sphaerodactylus parthenopion Locality map of Sphaerodactylus parthenopion
Sphaerodactylus roosevelti - Grant, 1931
Reptilia | Squamata | Sphaerodactylidae
Guanica Khaki Sphaero
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Sphaerodactylus roosevelti
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Sphaerodactylus townsendi - Grant, 1931
Reptilia | Squamata | Sphaerodactylidae
Puerto Rican Sandy Sphaero
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Sphaerodactylus townsendi
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Pholidoscelis alboguttatus - Boulenger, 1896
Reptilia | Squamata | Teiidae
Mona Whiptail
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Pholidoscelis alboguttatus Locality map of Pholidoscelis alboguttatus
Pholidoscelis desechensis - Heatwole and Torres, 1967
Reptilia | Squamata | Teiidae
Desecheo Whiptail
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Pholidoscelis desechensis
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Pholidoscelis exsul - Cope, 1862
Reptilia | Squamata | Teiidae
Puerto Rican Giant Whiptail
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Pholidoscelis exsul
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Pholidoscelis polops - Cope, 1862
Reptilia | Squamata | Teiidae
Saint Croix Whiptail
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Critically Endangered
Pholidoscelis polops
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Pholidoscelis wetmorei - Stejneger, 1913
Reptilia | Squamata | Teiidae
Puerto Rican Blue-tailed Whiptail
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Pholidoscelis wetmorei
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Chilabothrus granti - Stull, 1933
Reptilia | Squamata | Boidae
Virgin Islands Boa
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Chilabothrus granti
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Chilabothrus inornatus - Reinhardt, 1843
Reptilia | Squamata | Boidae
Puerto Rican Boa
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Near Threatened
Chilabothrus inornatus
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Chilabothrus monensis - Zenneck, 1898
Reptilia | Squamata | Boidae
Mona Boa
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Chilabothrus monensis Locality map of Chilabothrus monensis
Pantherophis guttatus - Linnaeus, 1766
Reptilia | Squamata | Colubridae
Corn Snake
Puerto Rico-VI - Introduced
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Pantherophis guttatus
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Borikenophis portoricensis - Reinhardt and Lütken, 1862
Reptilia | Squamata | Dipsadidae
Puerto Rican Racer
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Borikenophis portoricensis
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Borikenophis sanctaecrucis - Cope, 1862
Reptilia | Squamata | Dipsadidae
Saint Croix Racer
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Borikenophis sanctaecrucis
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Borikenophis variegatus - Schmidt, 1926
Reptilia | Squamata | Dipsadidae
Mona Racer
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Borikenophis variegatus
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Magliophis exiguus - Cope, 1862
Reptilia | Squamata | Dipsadidae
Virgin Islands Racerlet
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Magliophis exiguus
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Magliophis stahli - Stejneger, 1904
Reptilia | Squamata | Dipsadidae
Puerto Rican Racerlet
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Magliophis stahli
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Antillotyphlops catapontus - Thomas, 1966
Reptilia | Squamata | Typhlopidae
Anegada Blindsnake
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Antillotyphlops catapontus Locality map of Antillotyphlops catapontus
Antillotyphlops granti - Ruthven and Gaige, 1935
Reptilia | Squamata | Typhlopidae
Guanica Blindsnake
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Antillotyphlops granti
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Antillotyphlops hypomethes - Hedges and Thomas, 1991
Reptilia | Squamata | Typhlopidae
Puerto Rican Coastal Blindsnake
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Antillotyphlops hypomethes
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Antillotyphlops monensis - Schmidt, 1926
Reptilia | Squamata | Typhlopidae
Mona Blindsnake
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Endangered
Antillotyphlops monensis Locality map of Antillotyphlops monensis
Antillotyphlops naugus - Thomas, 1965
Reptilia | Squamata | Typhlopidae
Virgin Gorda Blindsnake
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Antillotyphlops naugus
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Antillotyphlops platycephalus - Duméril and Bibron, 1844
Reptilia | Squamata | Typhlopidae
Puerto Rican White-tailed Blindsnake
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Antillotyphlops platycephalus
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Antillotyphlops richardii - Duméril and Bibron, 1844
Reptilia | Squamata | Typhlopidae
Virgin Islands Blindsnake
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Antillotyphlops richardii
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Indotyphlops braminus - Daudin, 1803
Reptilia | Squamata | Typhlopidae
Flowerpot Blindsnake
Puerto Rico-VI - Introduced
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Indotyphlops braminus
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Typhlops rostellatus - Stejneger, 1904
Reptilia | Squamata | Typhlopidae
Puerto Rican Brown-bellied Blindsnake
Puerto Rico-VI
IUCN Status: Not Assessed
Typhlops rostellatus
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