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Names that differ in any way from those published in the most most recent joint Society names list (see introduction) have their Standard English name shown in green.

Amphibia Gray, 1825 - Amphibians
Anura Fischer von Waldheim, 1813 - Frogs
Dendrobatidae Cope, 1865 - Poison Dart Frogs
Dendrobates Wagler, 1830 - Poison Dart Frogs
D. auratus (Girard, 1855) - Green-and-black Poison Dart Frog
  
Eleutherodactylidae Lutz, 1954 - Free-toed Frogs
Eleutherodactylus Duméril & Bibron, 1841 - Rain Frogs
E. coqui Thomas, 1966 - Coqui
E. planirostris (Cope, 1862) - Greenhouse Frog
  
Hylidae Rafinesque, 1815 - Treefrogs
Osteopilus Fitzinger, 1843 - West Indian Treefrogs
O. septentrionalis (Duméril & Bibron, 1841) - Cuban Treefrog
  
Pipidae Bonaparte, 1831 - Tongueless Frogs
Xenopus Wagler, 1827 - Clawed Frogs
X. laevis (Daudin, 1802) - African Clawed Frog
  
Ranidae Rafinesque, 1814 - True Frogs
Glandirana Fei, Ye & Huang, 1990 - Wrinkled Frogs
G. rugosa (Temminck & Schlegel, 1838) - Japanese Wrinkled Frog
  
Reptilia Laurenti, 1768 - Reptiles
Crocodylia Wermuth, 1953 - Crocodiles, Alligators, Caimans, & Gavials
Alligatoridae Gray, 1844 - Alligators and Caimans
Caiman Spix, 1825 - Caimans
C. crocodilus (Linnaeus, 1758) - Spectacled Caiman
  
Cryptodira Cope, 1868 - Turtles
Trionychidae Bell, 1828 - Softshells
Palea Meylan, 1987 - Wattle-necked Softshells
P. steindachneri (Siebenrock, 1906) - Wattle-necked Softshell
Pelodiscus Gray, 1844 - Chinese Softshells
P. sinensis (Wiegmann, 1835) - Chinese Softshell
  
Squamata (part) Oppel, 1811 - Lizards
Agamidae Gray, 1827 - Agamas
Agama Daudin, 1802 - Agamas
A. agama (Linnaeus, 1758) - African Rainbow Lizard
A. a. africana (Hallowell, 1844) - West African Rainbow Lizard
Calotes Cuvier, 1817 - Bloodsuckers
C. mystaceus Duméril & Bibron, 1837 - Indochinese Bloodsucker
C. versicolor Daudin, 1802 - Variable Bloodsucker
Leiolepis Cuvier, 1829 - Butterfly Lizards
L. belliana Gray, 1827 - Butterfly Lizard
  
Chamaeleonidae Gray, 1825 - Chameleonsclick
Chamaeleo Laurenti, 1768 - Chameleons
C. calyptratus Duméril, 1851 - Veiled Chameleon
Furcifer Fitzinger 1843 - Madagascan Chameleons
F. oustaleti Mocquard 1894 - Oustalet's Chameleon
Trioceros Swainson, 1839 - African Horned Chameleons
T. jacksonii Boulenger, 1896 - Jackson's Chameleon
  
Corytophanidae Fitzinger, 1843 - Basilisks
Basiliscus Laurenti, 1768 - Basilisks
B. vittatus Wiegmann, 1828 - Brown Basilisk
  
Dactyloidae Fitzinger, 1843 - Anoles
Anolis Daudin, 1803 - Anoles
A. chlorocyanus Duméril & Bibron, 1837 - Hispaniolan Green Anole
A. cybotes Cope, 1862 - Large-headed Anole
A. equestris Merrem, 1820 - Western Knight Anole
A. porcatus Gray, 1840 - Cuban Green Anole
A. trinitatis Reinhardt & Lütken, 1862 - St. Vincent Bush Anole
A. (Ctenonotus) cristatellus Duméril & Bibron, 1837 - Crested Anole
A. (Ctenonotus) distichus Cope, 1862 - Bark Anole
A. (Ctenonotus) fereus Cope, 1864 - Comb Anole
A. (Norops) garmani Stejneger, 1899 - Jamaican Giant Anole
A. (Norops) sagrei Dumeril and Bibron, 1837 - Brown Anole
  
Gekkonidae Gray, 1825 - Geckos
Chondrodactylus Peters, 1871 - Sand Geckos
C. bibronii (Smith, 1845) - Bibron’s Sand Gecko
Cyrtopodion Fitzinger, 1843 - Bow-fingered Geckos
C. scabrum (Heyden, 1827) - Rough-tailed Gecko
Gehyra Gray, 1834 - Dtellas
G. mutilata (Wiegmann, 1835) - Mutilating Gecko
Gekko Laurenti, 1768 - Typical Geckos
G. badenii Szczerbak and Nekrasova, 1994 - Golden Gecko
G. gecko (Linnaeus, 1758) - Tokay Gecko
Hemidactylus Oken, 1817 - House Geckos
H. frenatus Duméril & Bibron, 1836 - Common House Gecko
H. garnotii Duméril & Bibron, 1836 - Indo-Pacific House Gecko
H. mabouia (Moreau de Jonnès, 1818) - Woodslave
H. platyurus (Schneider, 1792) - Asian Flat-tailed House Gecko
H. turcicus (Linnaeus, 1758) - Mediterranean Gecko
Hemiphyllodactylus Bleeker, 1860 - Tree Geckos
H. typus Bleeker, 1860 - Indo-Pacific Tree Gecko
Lepidodactylus Fitzinger, 1843 - Indo-Pacific Geckos
L. lugubris (Duméril & Bibron, 1836) - Mourning Gecko
Phelsuma Gray, 1825 - Day Geckos
P. grandis Gray, 1870 - Madagascan Day Gecko
P. guimbeaui Mertens, 1963 - Orange-spotted Day Gecko
P. laticauda (Boettger, 1880) - Gold Dust Day Gecko
Tarentola Gray, 1825 - Wall Geckos
T. annularis (Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1827) - Ringed Wall Gecko
T. mauritanica (Linnaeus, 1758) - Moorish Gecko
  
Iguanidaeclick Oppel, 1811 - Iguanas
Ctenosaura Wiegmann, 1828 - Spiny-tailed Iguanas
C. conspicuosa Dickerson, 1919 - Isla San Esteban Spiny-tailed Iguana
C. macrolopha Smith, 1972 - Sonoran Spiny-tailed Iguana
C. pectinata (Wiegmann, 1834) - Mexican Spiny-tailed Iguana
C. similis (Gray, 1831) - Gray’s Spiny-tailed Iguana
Iguana Laurenti, 1768 - Iguanas
I. iguana (Linnaeus, 1758) - Green Iguana
  
Lacertidae Cope, 1864 - Lacertid Lizards
Lacerta Linnaeus, 1758 - Lacertas
L. bilineata (Daudin, 1802) - Western Green Lacerta
Podarcis Wagler, 1830 - Wall Lizards
P. muralis (Laurenti, 1768) - Common Wall Lizard
P. siculus (Rafinesque, 1810) - Italian Wall Lizard
  
Leiocephalidae Frost & Etheridge, 1989 - Leiocephalid izards
Leiocephalus Gray, 1827 - Curly-tailed Lizards
L. carinatus Gray, 1827 - Northern Curly-tailed Lizard
L. schreibersii (Gravenhorst, 1837) - Red-sided Curly-tailed Lizard
  
Scincidae Gray, 1825 - Skinks
Chalcides Laurenti, 1768 - Skinks
C. ocellatus (Forskål, 1775) - Ocellated Skink
Cryptoblepharus Wiegmann, 1834 - Snake-eyed Skinks
C. poecilopleurus (Wiegmann, 1835) - Pacific Snake-eyed Skink
Emoia Gray, 1845 - Emoias
E. cyanura (Lesson, 1830) - Copper-tailed Skink
E. impar Werner, 1898 - Azure-tailed Skink
Eutropis Fitzinger, 1843 - Asian Mabuyas
E. multifasciata (Kuhl, 1820) - Brown Mabuya
Lampropholis Fitzinger, 1843 - Sunskinks
L. delicata DeViss, 1888 - Plague Skink
Lipinia Gray, 1845 - Lipinias
L. noctua (Lesson, 1830) - Moth Skink
Trachylepis Fitzinger, 1843 - Skinks
T. quinquetaeniata (Lichtenstein, 1823) - African Five-lined Skink
  
Sphaerodactylidae Underwood, 1954 - Sphaerodactyl Geckos
Gonatodes Fitzinger, 1843 - American Bent-toed Geckos
G. albogularis (Duméril & Bibron, 1836) - Yellow-headed Gecko
Sphaerodactylus Wagler, 1830 - Dwarf Geckos
S. argus Gosse, 1850 - Ocellated Gecko
S. elegans MacCleay, 1834 - Ashy Gecko
  
Teiidae Gray, 1827 - Whiptails, Racerunners & Ameivas
Ameiva Meyer, 1795 - Ameivas
A. ameiva (Linnaeus, 1758) - Giant Ameiva
A. praesignis (Baird and Girard, 1852) - Borriguerro Ameiva
Cnemidophorus Wagler, 1830 - South American Whiptails
C. lemniscatus (Linnaeus, 1758) - Rainbow Whiptail
Salvator Duméril and Bibron, 1839 - Tegus
S. merianae (Duméril & Bibron, 1839) - Argentine Giant Tegu
  
Varanidae Gray, 1827 - Monitor Lizards
Varanus Merrem, 1820 - Monitor Lizards
V. niloticus Linnaeus, 1766 - Nile Monitor
  
Squamata (part) Oppel, 1811 - Snakes
Acrochordidae Bonaparte, 1831 - Granular Snakes
Acrochordus Hornstedt, 1787 - File Snakes
A. javanicus Hornstedt, 1787 - Javanese File Snake
  
Boidae Gray, 1842 - Boas
Boa Linnaeus, 1758 - Boas
B. constrictor Linnaeus, 1758 - Boa Constrictor
  
Pythonidae Cope, 1864 - Pythons
Python Daudin, 1802 - Pythons
P. bivittatus Kuhl, 1820 - Burmese Python
P. sebae (Gmelin, 1789) - Northern African Rock Python
  
Typhlopidae Jan, 1863 - Blindsnakes
Indotyphlops Hedges, Marion, Lipp, Marin, and Vidal - South Asian Blindsnakes
I. braminus (Daudin, 1803) - Brahminy Blindsnake
  


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