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 U.S. Virgin Islands
Eleutherodactylus antillensis Puerto Rican Red-eyed Frog Reinhardt and Lütken 1862 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Eleutherodactylus cochranae Puerto Rican Whistling Frog Grant 1932 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Eleutherodactylus coqui Puerto Rican Frog Thomas 1966 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Eleutherodactylus lentus Virgin Islands Yellow Frog Cope 1862 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Eleutherodactylus schwartzi Virgin Islands Khaki Frog Thomas 1966 Amphibia Anura Eleutherodactylidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Osteopilus septentrionalis Cuban Treefrog Duméril and Bibron 1841 Amphibia Anura Hylidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Leptodactylus albilabris Puerto Rican Ditch Frog Günther 1859 Amphibia Anura Leptodactylidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Amphisbaena fenestrata Virgin Islands Amphisbaena Cope 1861 Reptilia Squamata Amphisbaenidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Anolis acutus Saint Croix Anole Hallowell 1856 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Anolis cristatellus Puerto Rican Crested Anole Duméril and Bibron 1837 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Anolis leachii Barbuda Bank Tree Anole Duméril and Bibron 1837 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Anolis pulchellus Puerto Rican Bush Anole Duméril and Bibron 1837 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Anolis roosevelti Virgin Islands Giant Anole Grant 1931 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Anolis stratulus Puerto Rican Spotted Anole Cope 1861 Reptilia Squamata Dactyloidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Hemidactylus mabouia Tropical House Gecko Moreau de Jonnès 1818 Reptilia Squamata Gekkonidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Iguana iguana Green Iguana Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Squamata Iguanidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Capitellum parvicruzae Lesser Saint Croix Skink Hedges & Conn 2012 Reptilia Squamata Mabuyidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Spondylurus magnacruzae Greater Saint Croix Skink Hedges & Conn 2012 Reptilia Squamata Mabuyidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Spondylurus semitaeniatus Lesser Virgin Islands Skink Wiegmann 1837 Reptilia Squamata Mabuyidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Spondylurus sloanii Virgin Islands Bronze Skink Daudin 1803 Reptilia Squamata Mabuyidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Spondylurus spilonotus Greater Virgin Islands Skink Wiegmann 1837 Reptilia Squamata Mabuyidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Thecadactylus rapicauda Thick-tailed Gecko Houttuyn 1782 Reptilia Squamata Phyllodactylidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Sphaerodactylus beattyi Saint Croix Sphaero Grant 1937 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Sphaerodactylus macrolepis Puerto Rican Eyespot Sphaero Günther 1859 Reptilia Squamata Sphaerodactylidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Pholidoscelis exsul Puerto Rican Giant Whiptail Cope 1862 Reptilia Squamata Teiidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Pholidoscelis polops Saint Croix Whiptail Cope 1862 Reptilia Squamata Teiidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Chilabothrus granti Virgin Islands Boa Stull 1933 Reptilia Squamata Boidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Pantherophis guttatus Corn Snake Linnaeus 1766 Reptilia Squamata Colubridae U.S. Virgin Islands
Borikenophis portoricensis Puerto Rican Racer Reinhardt and Lütken 1862 Reptilia Squamata Dipsadidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Borikenophis sanctaecrucis Saint Croix Racer Cope 1862 Reptilia Squamata Dipsadidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Magliophis exiguus Virgin Islands Racerlet Cope 1862 Reptilia Squamata Dipsadidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Antillotyphlops richardii Virgin Islands Blindsnake Duméril and Bibron 1844 Reptilia Squamata Typhlopidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Indotyphlops braminus Flowerpot Blindsnake Daudin 1803 Reptilia Squamata Typhlopidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Caretta caretta Loggerhead Turtle Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Chelonia mydas Green Turtle Linnaeus 1758 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Eretmochelys imbricata Hawksbill Turtle Linnaeus 1766 Reptilia Testudines Cheloniidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Dermochelys coriacea Leatherback Turtle Vandelli 1761 Reptilia Testudines Dermochelyidae U.S. Virgin Islands
Chelonoidis carbonaria Red-footed Tortoise Spix 1824 Reptilia Testudines Testudinidae U.S. Virgin Islands
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