Everglades Invasive Reptiles


Subject Name Scientific Name
African redhead agama Agama agama africana (Hallowell 1844)
South American ground lizard Ameiva ameiva (Linnaeus, 1758)
Hispaniolan green anole Anolis chlorocyanus Duméril and Bibron, 1837
largehead anole Anolis cybotes Cope, 1862
bark anole Anolis distichus (Cope, 1861)
Cuban knight anole Anolis equestris persparsus Schwartz & Garrido, 1972
knight anole Anolis equestris equestris Merrem, 1820
Barbados anole Anolis extremus Garman,1887
Cuban green anole Anolis porcatus Gray, 1840
brown anole Anolis sagrei (Cocteau in Duméril and Bibron, 1837)
giant whiptail Aspidoscelis motaguae (Sakett, 1941)
brown basilisk Basiliscus vittatus Wiegmann, 1828
common boa Boa constrictor Linnaeus, 1758
brown tree snake Boiga irregularis (Merrem, 1802)
common caiman Caiman crocodilus (Linnaeus, 1758)
caiman Caiman spp. Spix, 1825
white-lipped calotes Calotes mystaceus Duméril and Bibron, 1837
oriental garden lizard Calotes versicolor Fitzinger, 1826
veiled chameleon Chamaeleo calyptratus Duméril and Bibron, 1851
rubber boa Charina bottae (Blainville, 1835)
rainbow whiptail Cnemidophorus lemniscatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
flat-tailed house gecko Cosymbotus platyurus (Schneider, 1792)
Puerto Rican crested anole Ctenonotus cristatellus cristatellus Dumeril & Bibron 1837
Mexican spiny-tailed iguana Ctenosaura pectinata Wiegmann, 1834
black spiny-tailed iguana Ctenosaura similis (Gray, 1831)
Colombian rainbow boa Epicrates cenchria maurus Gray, 1849
green anaconda Eunectes murinus (Linnaeus, 1758)
yellow anaconda Eunectes notaeus Cope, 1862
tokay gekko Gekko gecko (Linnaeus, 1758)
yellow-headed gecko Gonatodes albogularis (Duméril and Bibron, 1836)
Kenyan sand boa Gongylophis colubrinus (Linnaeus, 1758)
common house gecko Hemidactylus frenatus Duméril and Bibron, 1836
Indo-Pacific gecko Hemidactylus garnotii Duméril and Bibron, 1836
tropical house gecko Hemidactylus mabouia (Moreau de Jonnès, 1818)
Mediterranean gecko Hemidactylus turcicus (Linnaeus, 1758)
green iguana Iguana iguana (Linnaeus, 1758)
northern curly-tailed lizard Leiocephalus carinatus armouri Gray, 1827
Haitian curly-tailed lizard Leiocephalus personatus scalaris Cochran, 1932
red-sided curly-tailed lizard Leiocephalus schreibersii schreibersii (Gravenhorst, 1837)
butterfly lizard Leiolepis belliana belliana Smith 1935
many-striped skink Mabuya multifasciata (Kuhl, 1820)
Jamaican giant anole Norops garmani I Stejneger, 1899
giant day gecko Phelsuma madagascariensis grandis Gray 1870
Texas horned lizard Phrynosoma cornutum (Harlan, 1825)
Burmese python Python molurus ssp. bivittatus Kuhl, 1820
ball python Python regius (Shaw, 1802)
reticulated python Python reticulatus (Schneider, 1801)
northern African python Python sebae (Gmelin, 1788)
pythons Python spp. Daudin, 1803
brahminy blind snake Ramphotyphlops braminus (Daudin, 1803)
ocellated gecko Sphaerodactylus argus argus Gosse, 1850
ashy gecko Sphaerodactylus elegans elegans Macleay 1834
white-spotted wall gecko Tarentola annularis (Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1827)
Moorish wall gecko Tarentola mauritanica (Linnaeus, 1758)
Trachemys scritpa elegans (Wied-Neuwied, 1839)
black and white tegu Tupinambis merianae Linnaeus, 1758
Tupinambis rufescens (Guenther 1871)
unidentified tegu Tupinambis spp. Daudin, 1803
gold tegu Tupinambis teguixin (Linnaeus, 1758)
black-throated monitor Varanus albigularis ionidesi Laurent, 1964
Savannah monitor Varanus exanthematicus (Bosc, 1792)
peach-throated monitor Varanus jobiensis Ahl, 1932
Nile monitor Varanus niloticus (Linnaeus in Hasselquist, 1762)
crocodile monitor Varanus salvadorii (Peters and Doria, 1878)
common water monitor Varanus salvator (Laurenti, 1768)

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