ⓘ Category:Reptiles of Guatemala

Boa constrictor

The boa constrictor, also called the red-tailed boa or the common boa, is a species of large, non-venomous, heavy-bodied snake that is frequently kept and bred in captivity. The boa constrictor is a member of the family Boidae, found in tropical North, Central, and South America, as well as some islands in the Caribbean. A staple of private collections and public displays, its color pattern is highly variable yet distinctive. Nine subspecies are currently recognized, although some of these are controversial. This article focuses on the species Boa constrictor as a whole, and on the nominat ...

Bothriechis thalassinus

Bothriechis thalassinus is a venomous pit viper species native to Guatemala and Honduras. Common names: Merendon palm-pitviper, Yax chan, culebra verde.

Bothrops asper

Bothrops asper is a highly venomous pit viper species the range of which extends from southern Mexico to northern South America. They are found in a wide range of lowland habitats, often near human habitations. Because of its proximity to human habitations and its defensive temperament, it is more dangerous to people than many other snakes. This species is the main cause of snakebite incidents within its range. No subspecies are currently recognized. Common names: fer-de-lance, terciopelo,

Coluber constrictor oaxaca

Coluber constrictor oaxaca, commonly known as the Mexican racer, is a nonvenomous colubrid snake, a subspecies of the eastern racer.

Corallus annulatus

Corallus annulatus is a non-venomous boa species found in Central and South America. Three subspecies are currently recognized, including the nominate subspecies described here. Common names: ringed tree boa, annulated tree boa, northern annulated tree boa.

Imantodes cenchoa

Imantodes cenchoa is a species of rear-fanged colubrid snake distributed in Mexico, Central America, and South America.


ⓘ Reptiles of Guatemala

  • This is a list reptiles in Guatemala including snakes, lizards, crocodilians, and turtles. Guatemala has a large variety of habitats, from tropical rain
  • Corytophanes percarinatus The Reptile Database. www. reptile - database.org. Dumeril AHA 1856 Description des reptiles nouveaux ou imparfaitement connus
  • The Guatemalan beaded lizard Heloderma charlesbogerti also called the Motagua Valley beaded lizard, is a highly endangered species of beaded lizard
  • names: Guatemalan palm - pit viper, Guatemalan tree viper. Bothriechis bicolor is a venomous pit viper species found in southern Mexico, Guatemala and Honduras
  • According to Parkswatch and the IUCN, Guatemala is considered the fifth biodiversity hotspot in the world. The country has 14 ecoregions ranging from
  • Common names: Guatemalan jumping pitviper. Atropoides occiduus is a venomous pitviper subspecies endemic to southern Mexico, Guatemala and El Salvador
  • alfredschmidti is a species of lizards in the family Iguanidae. The species is found in southeastern Mexico and adjacent Guatemala The specific name, alfredschmidti
  • godmani is a venomous pit viper species found in southern Mexico and Guatemala No subspecies are currently recognized. It is also known as the Godman s
  • Red List. Accessed 15 September 2007. Salvin O 1860 On the Reptiles of Guatemala Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1860: 451 - 461. Typhlops tenuis, new species
  • Jonathan A. 1998 Amphibians and Reptiles of Northern Guatemala the Yucatan, and Belize. Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Press. 400 pp. ISBN 0 - 8061 - 3064 - 4
  • location in Guatemala in the Huehuetenango Department. Ariano - Sanchez D, Acevedo M, Johnson J 2013 Abronia frosti The IUCN Red List of Threatened