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
Rhinella marina Marine Toad Linnaeus 1758 Amphibia Anura Bufonidae St. Kitts
Eleutherodactylus johnstonei Lesser Antillean Frog Barbour 1914 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae St. Kitts
Anolis bimaculatus Statia Bank Tree Anole Sparrman 1784 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae St. Kitts
Anolis schwartzi Saint Kitts Bank Bush Anole Lazell 1972 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae St. Kitts
Hemidactylus mabouia Tropical House Gecko Moreau de Jonnès 1818 Reptilia Squamata Gekkonidae St. Kitts
Gymnophthalmus underwoodi Smooth-scaled Worm Lizard Grant 1958 Reptilia Squamata Gymnophthalmidae St. Kitts
Thecadactylus rapicauda Thick-tailed Gecko Houttuyn 1782 Reptilia Squamata Phyllodactylidae St. Kitts
Sphaerodactylus sabanus Northern Leeward Sphaero Cochran 1938 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae St. Kitts
Sphaerodactylus sputator Leeward Banded Sphaero Sparrman 1784 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae St. Kitts
Pholidoscelis erythrocephalus Orange-faced Whiptail Daudin 1802 Reptilia Squamata Teiidae St. Kitts
Alsophis rufiventris Orange-bellied Racer Duméril, Bibron, and Duméril 1854 Reptilia Squamata Dipsadidae St. Kitts
Antillotyphlops geotomus Leeward Blindsnake Thomas 1966 Reptilia Squamata Typhlopidae St. Kitts
Caretta caretta Loggerhead Turtle Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae St. Kitts
Chelonia mydas Green Turtle Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae St. Kitts
Eretmochelys imbricata Hawksbill Turtle Linnaeus 1766 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae St. Kitts
Dermochelys coriacea Leatherback Turtle Vandelli 1761 Reptilia Testudines Dermochelyidae St. Kitts
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