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Information to contact the Tirimbina offices

Tirimbina Biological Reserve
La Virgen de Sarapiquí, Heredia

(506) 2761-0333 - Phone
(506) 2761-0055 - Phone
(506) 2761-1576 - Fax - extention:204

Email: info@tirimbina.org
reservaciones@tirimbina.org


LIST OF REPTILES

Total species: 53
Species identification: Edo Lamoree, Juan Carlos Vargas, Michael Sevilla, Christian Ureña, Ferdy Timmerman, Jose Arce, Mariano Soley, Willy Aguilar y Daniel Granados
List composition: Edo lamoree
Upgrade: Julio 2012

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q RS T U V W X Y Z



Family Species Common name Venomous to humans
A
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Alligatoridae Caiman crocodilus Spectacled caiman  
B
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Boidae Boa constrictor Boa constrictor No
  Corallus annulatus Annulated tree boa, Ringed tree boa No
C
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Chelydridae Chelydra serpentina Common snapping turtle  
       
Corytophanidae Basiliscus plumifrons Green basilisk, Jesus Christ lizard  
  Basiliscus vittatus Striped basilisk, Brown basilisk  
  Corytophanes cristatus Casque-headed lizard, Helmed iguana  
       
Colubridae Chironius grandisquamis Ebony keelback No
  Dendrophidion percarinatus Brown forest racer No
  Dendrophidion vinitor Lowland forest racer No
  Leptophis depressirostris Satiny parrotsnake No
  Oxybelis aeneus Brown vinesnake No
  Oxybelis brevisrostris Short-nosed vinesnake No
  Oxybelis fulgidus Green vinesnake No
  Pseustes poecilonotus Bird-eating snake No
  Scaphiodontophis annulatus Skinkeater No
  Spilotes pullatus Tiger ratsnake No
D
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Dactyloidea Norops biporcatus Green tree anole No
  Norops capito Pug nosed anole No
  Norops carpenteri Carpenter's anole No
  Norops charlesmyersi Lichen anole No
  Norops lemurinus Lemur anole No
  Norops limifrons Slender anole No
  Norops oxylophus Stream anole No
  Norops quaggulus Ground anole No
       
Dipsadidae Clelia clelia Clelia, Massurana No
  Enulius sclateri White-headed snake No
  Erythrolampus mimus Central american coralsnake mimic Si
  Imantodes cenchoa Brown blunt-headed vinesnake Si
  Imantodes inornatus Yellow blunt-headed vinesnake No
  Lampropeltis triangulum Tropical milksnake No
  Leptodeira annulata Southern cat-eyed snake Si
  Leptodeira septentrionallis Northern cat-eyed snake No
  Ninia sebae Red coffeesnake No
  Nothopsis rugosus Rugose littersnake, Pebble snake No
  Rhadinaea decorata Pink-bellied littersnake No
  Sibon nebulatus Cloudy slugeater No
  Xenodon rabdocephalus False terciopelo No
E
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Elapidae Micrurus alleni Allen's coralsnake Si
  Micrurus mosquitensis Central american coralsnake Si
G
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Gekkonidae Thecadactylus rapicauda Turnip tailed gecko No
       
Geoemydidae Rhinoclemmys funerea Black wood turtle No
I
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Iguanidae Iguana iguana Green iguana No
P
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Polychrotidae Polychrus gutturosus Neotropical chameleon, Forest iguana No
S
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Scincidae Mabuya unimarginata Bronze backed climbing skink No
       
Sphaerodactylidae Gonatodes albogularis Yellow headed gecko No
  Lepidoblepharis xanthostigma Litter gecko No
T
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Teiidae Ameiva festiva Central american whiptail No
V
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Viperidae Botriechis schlegelii Eyelash pitviper Si
  Bothrops asper Fer de lance, Terciopelo Si
  Lachesis stenophrys Bushmaster Si
  Porthidium nasutum Hog-nosed pitviper Si
X
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Xantusiidae Lepidophyma flavimaculatum Tropical night lizard Si
 
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