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Amphisbaenia (Worm Lizards): Blanidae (Mediterranean Worm Lizards)

Blanus strauchi

West Anatolian Worm Lizard

1884 Blanus strauchi Bedriaga

Sauria (Lizards): Agamidae (Agamas and Dragons)

Agama bocourti

Casamance Agama*

1884 Agama bocourti Rochebrune


Ctenophorus nuchalis

Central Netted Dragon

1884 Macrops nuchalis De Vis


Lophosaurus boydii

North Queensland Anglehead Agama*

1884 Tiaris boydii Macleay

Sauria (Lizards): Chamaeleonidae (Chameleons)

Trioceros bitaeniatus

Two-striped Chameleon

1884 Chamaeleo bitaeniatus Fischer

Sauria (Lizards): Diplodactylidae (Double-toed Geckos)

Oedura tryoni

Southern Spotted Velvet Gecko

1884 Oedura tryoni Vis

Sauria (Lizards): Gekkonidae (Typical Geckos)

Hemidactylus gleadowi

Sind Half-toed Gecko*

1884 Hemidactylus gleadowi Murray


Hemidactylus kushmorensis

Kushmore House Gecko

1884 Hemidactylus kushmorensis Murray


Lepidodactylus guppyi

Solomon Islands Scaly-toed Gecko*

1884 Lepidodactylus guppyi Boulenger


Stenodactylus affinis

Persian Thin-toed Gecko*

1884 Ceramodactylus affinis Murray

Sauria (Lizards): Lacertidae (Typical Lizards)

Latastia boscai

Eritrean Long-tailed Lizard

1884 Latastia boscai Bedriaga


Latastia doriai

Adal Long-tailed Lizard*

1884 Latastia doriai Bedriaga


Podarcis bocagei

Northwest Iberian Wall Lizard*

1884 Lacerta muralis bocagei Seoane

Sauria (Lizards): Scincidae (Skinks)

Carlia vivax

Lively Rainbow Skink

1884 Myophila vivax De Vis


Cophoscincopus simulans

Ghanese Keeled Water Skink*

1884 Cophoscincus simulans Vaillant


Mesoscincus schwarzei

Yucatan Giant Skink

1884 Eumeces schwartzei Fischer

Sauria (Lizards): Xantusiidae (Night Lizards)

Xantusia riversiana

Island Night Lizard

1884 Xantusia riversiana Cope

Serpentes (Snakes): Colubridae (Typical Snakes)

Dipsas albifrons

White-fronted Snail Eater*

1884 Dipsadomorphus albifrons Sauvage


Dipsas viguieri

Darien Snail Eater*

1884 Leptognathus viguieri Bocourt


Elaphe davidi

North Chinese Rat Snake*

1884 Tropidonotus davidi Sauvage


Mastigodryas alternatus

Central American Lizard Eater*

1884 Coryphodon alternatus Bocourt


Natrix astreptophora

Iberian Grass Snake

1884 Tropidonotus natrix var. astreptophorus Seoane


Psomophis joberti

Brazilian Ground Snake*

1884 Enicognathus Joberti Sauvage


Sonora michoacanensis

Michoacan Ground Snake

1884 Contia michoacanensis Duges


Thamnophis chrysocephalus

Golden-headed Garter Snake

1884 Eutaenia chrysocephalus Cope

Serpentes (Snakes): Elapidae_1 (Cobras, Mambas, etc.)

Antaioserpens warro

Warrego Burrowing Snake

1884 Cacophis warro De Vis


Demansia vestigiata

Lesser Black Whip Snake

1884 Hoplocephalus vestigiatus De Vis


Salomonelaps par

Solomon Islands Coral Snake

1884 Hoplocephalus par Boulenger

Serpentes (Snakes): Lamprophiidae (House Snakes, etc.)

Liopholidophis varius

Antsihanaka Water Snake*

1884 Leptophis varius Fischer


Rhamphiophis rubropunctatus

Red-spotted Beaked Snake

1884 Dipsina rubropunctata Fischer

Serpentes (Snakes): Leptotyphlopidae (Thread Snakes)

Rena myopica

Tampico Thread Snake

1884 Stenostoma myopicum Garman "1883"


Trilepida affinis

Venezuela Thread Snake*

1884 Stenostoma affine Boulenger

Serpentes (Snakes): Viperidae (Vipers)

Bothrops jararacussu

Jararacussu

1884 Bothrops jararacussu Lacerda