New reptile species described in 1963
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Amphisbaenia (Worm Lizards): Amphisbaenidae (Typical Worm Lizards)

Amphisbaena rozei

Bolivar Worm Lizard*

1963 Amphisbaena rozei Lancini


Amphisbaena vanzolinii

Marudi Worm Lizard*

1963 Amphisbaena vanzolinii Gans

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

Blanus mettetali

Moroccan Worm Lizard

1963 Blanus cinereus mettetali Bons

Sauria (Lizards): Anguidae (Slowworms, etc.)

Abronia lythrochila

Red-lipped Arboreal Alligator Lizard

1963 Abronia lythrochila Smith & Alvarez del Toro

Sauria (Lizards): Carphodactylidae (Southern Padless Geckos)

Nephrurus vertebralis

Midline Knob-tailed Gecko

1963 Nephrurus vertebralis Storr

Sauria (Lizards): Chamaeleonidae (Chameleons)

Trioceros sternfeldi

Tanzanian Montane Dwarf Chameleon

1963 Chamaeleo rudis sternfeldi Rand

Sauria (Lizards): Dactyloidae (Anoles)

Audantia whitemani

Pallid Stout Anole

1963 Anolis whitemani Williams


Dactyloa mira

San Juan River Anole*

1963 Anolis mirus Williams


Deiroptyx dolichocephala

La Hotte Long-snouted Anole

1963 Anolis hendersoni dolichocephalus Williams

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

Diplodactylus galeatus

Mesa Gecko

1963 Diplodactylus galeatus Kluge


Diplodactylus mitchelli

Pilbara Stone Gecko

1963 Diplodactylus mitchelli Kluge


Diplodactylus savagei

Southern Pilbara Beak-faced Gecko

1963 Diplodactylus savagei Kluge


Strophurus williamsi

Eastern Spiny-tailed Gecko

1963 Diplodactylus williamsi Kluge

Sauria (Lizards): Gekkonidae (Typical Geckos)

Cnemaspis dilepis

Foulassi Rock Gecko*

1963 Cnemaspis quattuorseriatus dilepis Perret


Cnemaspis kumpoli

Khao Chong Rock Gecko*

1963 Cnemaspis kumpoli Taylor


Gehyra angusticaudata

Narrow-tailed Four-clawed Gecko

1963 Peropus angusticaudatus Taylor


Hemidactylus albofasciatus

Dorli House Gecko

1963 Hemidactylus albofasciatus Grandison & Soman


Heteronotia spelea

Pilbara Cave Gecko

1963 Heteronota spelea Kluge


Lygodactylus dysmicus

Foulassi Dwarf Gecko*

1963 Lygodactylus angularis dysmicus Perret


Phelsuma guimbeaui

Mauritius Lowland Forest Day Gecko

1963 Phelsuma guimbeaui Mertens


Phelsuma serraticauda

Serrated Day Gecko*

1963 Phelsuma serraticauda Mertens


Tropiocolotes scorteccii

Yemen Dwarf Gecko*

1963 Tropiocolotes scorteccii Cherchi & Spano

Sauria (Lizards): Lacertidae (Typical Lizards)

Darevskia szczerbaki

Anapa Rock Lizard*

1963 Lacerta saxicola szczerbaki Lukina


Timon nevadensis

Sierra Nevada Ocellated Lizard

1963 Lacerta lepida nevadensis Buchholz

Sauria (Lizards): Scincidae (Skinks)

Lipinia zamboangensis

Zamboanga Striped Skink*

1963 Lygosoma zamboangensis Brown & Alcala


Morethia butleri

Woodland Dark-flecked Skink

1963 Ablepharus butleri Storr

Sauria (Lizards): Sphaerodactylidae (Least Geckos, etc.)

Gonatodes taniae

Aragua Padless Gecko*

1963 Gonatodes taniae Roze

Serpentes (Snakes): Colubridae (Typical Snakes)

Cryophis hallbergi

Cloud Forest Snake

1963 Cryophis hallbergi Bogert & Duellman


Geophis laticinctus

Mesa Central Earth Snake

1963 Geophis laticinctus Smith & Williams


Hebius concelarus

Miyako Islands Keelback*

1963 Amphiesma pryeri concelara Malnate


Macrocalamus tweediei

Mount Batu Berinchang Mountain Reed Snake*

1963 Macrocalamus tweediei Lim


Platyceps scorteccii

Dura Mareb Whip Snake*

1963 Coluber scorteccii Lanza

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

Myersophis alpestris

Luzon Alpine Snake*

1963 Myersophis alpestris Taylor

Serpentes (Snakes): Tropidophiidae (Dwarf Boas)

Tropidophis schwartzi

Cayman Brac Dwarf Boa

1963 Tropidophis caymanensis schwartzi Thomas

Serpentes (Snakes): Viperidae (Vipers)

Crotalus angelensis

Angel de la Guarda Island Speckled Rattlesnake

1963 Crotalus mitchelli angelensis Klauber