Reptiles of
Mexico  

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Reptile biodiversity of
Mexico

excl. introduced; extinct; unconfirmed; and unnamed species
See complete statistics for
families and genera
Families Endemic
families
Endemism
(families)
Genera Endemic
genera
Endemism
(genera)
Species Endemic
species
Endemism
(species)
Species
in % of
region
Worm Lizards (Amphisbaenia) 1 1 100.0 % 1 1 100.0 % 3 3 100.0 % 0.3 %
Crocodilians (Crocodylia) 2 0 0.0 % 2 0 0.0 % 3 0 0.0 % 0.3 %
Lizards (Sauria) 17 0 0.0 % 47 2 4.3 % 456 298 65.4 % 47.9 %
Snakes (Serpentes) 7 0 0.0 % 88 15 17.0 % 438 244 55.7 % 46.0 %
Turtles (Testudines) 9 0 0.0 % 18 0 0.0 % 52 20 38.5 % 5.5 %
Reptiles (Reptilia) 36 1 2.8 % 156 18 11.5 % 952 565 59.3 % 100.0 %