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
Eleutherodactylus johnstonei Lesser Antillean Frog Barbour 1914 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae St. Eustatius
Anolis bimaculatus Statia Bank Tree Anole Sparrman 1784 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae St. Eustatius
Anolis schwartzi Saint Kitts Bank Bush Anole Lazell 1972 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae St. Eustatius
Hemidactylus mabouia Tropical House Gecko Moreau de Jonnès 1818 Reptilia Squamata Gekkonidae St. Eustatius
Iguana delicatissima Lesser Antillean Iguana Laurenti 1768 Reptilia Squamata Iguanidae St. Eustatius
Thecadactylus rapicauda Thick-tailed Gecko Houttuyn 1782 Reptilia Squamata Phyllodactylidae St. Eustatius
Sphaerodactylus sabanus Northern Leeward Sphaero Cochran 1938 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae St. Eustatius
Sphaerodactylus sputator Leeward Banded Sphaero Sparrman 1784 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae St. Eustatius
Pholidoscelis erythrocephalus Orange-faced Whiptail Daudin 1802 Reptilia Squamata Teiidae St. Eustatius
Alsophis rufiventris Orange-bellied Racer Duméril, Bibron, and Duméril 1854 Reptilia Squamata Dipsadidae St. Eustatius
Caretta caretta Loggerhead Turtle Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae St. Eustatius
Chelonia mydas Green Turtle Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae St. Eustatius
Eretmochelys imbricata Hawksbill Turtle Linnaeus 1766 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae St. Eustatius
Dermochelys coriacea Leatherback Turtle Vandelli 1761 Reptilia Testudines Dermochelyidae St. Eustatius
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