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. Martin
Eleutherodactylus martinicensis Martinique Frog Tschudi 1838 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae St. Martin
Osteopilus septentrionalis Cuban Treefrog Duméril and Bibron 1841 Amphibia Anura Hylidae St. Martin
Anolis bimaculatus Statia Bank Tree Anole Sparrman 1784 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae St. Martin
Anolis cristatellus Puerto Rican Crested Anole Duméril and Bibron 1837 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae St. Martin
Anolis gingivinus Anguilla Bank Tree Anole Cope 1864 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae St. Martin
Anolis pogus Saint Martin Anole Lazell 1972 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae St. Martin
Hemidactylus mabouia Tropical House Gecko Moreau de Jonnès 1818 Reptilia Squamata Gekkonidae St. Martin
Iguana delicatissima Lesser Antillean Iguana Laurenti 1768 Reptilia Squamata Iguanidae St. Martin
Iguana iguana Green Iguana Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Squamata Iguanidae St. Martin
Spondylurus martinae Saint Martin Skink Hedges & Conn 2012 Reptilia Squamata Mabuyidae St. Martin
Thecadactylus oskrobapreinorum Saint Martin Thick-tailed Gecko Köhler and Vesely 2011 Reptilia Squamata Phyllodactylidae St. Martin
Thecadactylus rapicauda Thick-tailed Gecko Houttuyn 1782 Reptilia Squamata Phyllodactylidae St. Martin
Sphaerodactylus parvus Anguilla Bank Sphaero King 1962 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae St. Martin
Sphaerodactylus sputator Leeward Banded Sphaero Sparrman 1784 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae St. Martin
Pholidoscelis plei Anguilla Bank Whiptail Duméril and Bibron 1839 Reptilia Squamata Teiidae St. Martin
Alsophis rijgersmaei Anguilla Bank Racer Cope 1869 Reptilia Squamata Dipsadidae St. Martin
Indotyphlops braminus Flowerpot Blindsnake Daudin 1803 Reptilia Squamata Typhlopidae St. Martin
Caretta caretta Loggerhead Turtle Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae St. Martin
Chelonia mydas Green Turtle Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae St. Martin
Eretmochelys imbricata Hawksbill Turtle Linnaeus 1766 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae St. Martin
Dermochelys coriacea Leatherback Turtle Vandelli 1761 Reptilia Testudines Dermochelyidae St. Martin
Chelonoidis carbonaria Red-footed Tortoise Spix 1824 Reptilia Testudines Testudinidae St. Martin
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