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. Lucia
Eleutherodactylus johnstonei Lesser Antillean Frog Barbour 1914 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae St. Lucia
Scinax ruber Red-snouted Treefrog Laurenti 1768 Amphibia Anura Hylidae St. Lucia
Amphisbaena fuliginosa South American Blotched Amphisbaena Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Squamata Amphisbaenidae St. Lucia
Anolis extremus Barbados Anole Garman 1887 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae St. Lucia
Anolis luciae Saint Lucia Anole Garman 1887 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae St. Lucia
Anolis wattsi Antigua Bank Bush Anole Boulenger 1894 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae St. Lucia
Hemidactylus mabouia Tropical House Gecko Moreau de Jonnès 1818 Reptilia Squamata Gekkonidae St. Lucia
Hemidactylus palaichthus Maria Islands Leaf-toed Gecko Kluge 1969 Reptilia Squamata Gekkonidae St. Lucia
Gymnophthalmus pleii Rough-scaled Worm Lizard Bocourt 1881 Reptilia Squamata Gymnophthalmidae St. Lucia
Iguana iguana Green Iguana Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Squamata Iguanidae St. Lucia
Alinea luciae Saint Lucia Skink Garman 1887 Reptilia Squamata Mabuyidae St. Lucia
Thecadactylus rapicauda Thick-tailed Gecko Houttuyn 1782 Reptilia Squamata Phyllodactylidae St. Lucia
Sphaerodactylus microlepis Saint Lucia Sphaero Reinhardt and Lütken 1862 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae St. Lucia
Sphaerodactylus vincenti Windward Sphaero Boulenger 1891 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae St. Lucia
Cnemidophorus vanzoi Maria Islands Whiptail Baskin and Williams 1966 Reptilia Squamata Teiidae St. Lucia
Boa orophias Saint Lucia Boa Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Squamata Boidae St. Lucia
Clelia errabunda Saint Lucia Clelia Underwood 1993 Reptilia Squamata Dipsadidae St. Lucia
Erythrolamprus ornatus Saint Lucia Groundsnake Garman 1887 Reptilia Squamata Dipsadidae St. Lucia
Tetracheilostoma breuili Saint Lucia Threadsnake Hedges 2008 Reptilia Squamata Leptotyphlopidae St. Lucia
Bothrops caribbaeus Saint Lucia Lancehead Garman 1887 Reptilia Squamata Viperidae St. Lucia
Caretta caretta Loggerhead Turtle Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae St. Lucia
Chelonia mydas Green Turtle Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae St. Lucia
Eretmochelys imbricata Hawksbill Turtle Linnaeus 1766 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae St. Lucia
Dermochelys coriacea Leatherback Turtle Vandelli 1761 Reptilia Testudines Dermochelyidae St. Lucia
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