Lizards


Lizards
Family Amphisbaenidae


Amphisbaena alba Linnaeus
Amphisbaena alba Linnaeus, 1758:229. Type locality: America; restricted to the confluence of the Cottica River and the Perica Creek, Suriname, by Hoogmoed (1973).


Amphisbaena fuliginosa fuliginosa Linnaeus
Amphisbaena fuliginosa Linnaeus 1758:229. Type locality: America. Restricted to the Guianas by Vanzolini (1951), and further restricted to the confluence of the Cottica River and Perica Creek, Suriname, by Hoogmoed (1973).


Family Gekkonidae
Gymnodactylus geckoides Spix
presence questionable
Gymnodactylus geckoides Spix, 1825: pI. 18, fig. I. Type locality: Bahia, Brazil.


Hemidactylus mabouia (Moreau de Jonnes)
Gekko mabouia Moreau de Jonnes, 1818: 138. Type locality: "Antilles"; restricted by Stejneger (1904) and Smith and Taylor (1950) to St. Vincent Island.
Hemidactylus mabouia Duméril and Bibron, 1836:326.
Hemidactylus mabuia Court, 1858:440.


Hemidactylus palaichthus Kluge
Hemidactylus ?brooki: Underwood, 1962: 174.
Hemidactylus palaichthus Kluge, 1969:39. Type locality: Krupukari, Guyana (4° N, 59° 25'W).
Hemidactylus brooki haitianus: Peters and Donoso-Barros 1970:141.
Hemidactylus brooki palaichthus: Mertens, 1972:9.
Hemidactylus brooki: Boos, 1977b:29.
Family Phyllodactylidae


Thecadactylus rapicauda (Houttuyn)
Gekko rapicauda Houttyn, 1782:323. Type locality: West Indies; restricted to Chichen Iwi, Yucatan. Mexico, by Smith and Taylor  (1950); and to Paramaribo. Suriname, by Hoogmoed (1973).
Thecadactylus rapicaudus: Gray, 1845: 146.
Platydactylus pheconyx: Court, 1858:440.
Platydactylus theconyx: Court, 1884:38 1.
Thecadactylus rapicauda: Garman, 1887b:17.
Family Sphaerodactylidae
?Gonatodes albogularis (Dumeril and Bibron)
presence questionable
Gymnodacatylus albogularis Duméril and Bibron, 1836,3:415. Type locality: Martinique.
Gonatodes albogularis: Boulenger, 1885:59.


Gonatodes ceciliae
Donoso-Barros
Gonatodes ocellatus Boettger, 1893:24 [in error.].
Gonatodes ceciliae Donoso-Barros, 1965:5. Type locality: Cerro Azul, Cerca de Macuro, Peninsula de Paria, Estado Sucre, Venezuela. A formal description of this lizard was not published until 1966 (Donoso-Barros, 1966).


Gonatodes humeralis (Guichenot)
Gymnodactylus humeralis Guichenot, 1855: pl. 3, fig. la-lb. Type locality: Rio UcayaJi, Mission de Sarayacu, Peru.
Gonatodes ferrugineus Cope, 1863: 102.
Gonatodes humeralis: Boulenger, 1885:62.


Gonatodes ocellatus (Gray)
Cyrtodactylus ocellatus Gray, 1831a:51. Type locality: None given. Restricted to Tobago by Boulenger (1885).
Gonatodes ocellatus: Boulenger, 1885:60. pl. 15, Fig. 1.


Gonatodes vittatus vittatus (Lichtenstein)
Gymnodactylus vittatus Lichtenstein, 1856:6. Type locality: LaGuayra, Puerto Cabello and Caracas, Venezuela.
Gonatodes gillii Cope, 1863:102.
Gonatodes vittatus: Garman, 1887b:17.
Gonatodes vittatus vittatus Roze, 1956:81.


Sphaerodactylus molei Boettger
Sphaerodactylus molei Boettger, 1894b:80. Type locality: Caparo, Trinidad.
Sphaerodactylus buergeri.· Werner, 1900:264.
Sphaerodactylus lineolatus molei: Underwood, 1962: 168.
Family Gymnophthalmidae
Bachia cf flavescens
Chalcides flavescens Bonnaterre 1789:67. pi 12, fig. 4. Type locality: Unknown.
B.[achia] flavescens: Ruthven, 1922:63.
Bachia cf. flavescens: Hardy, 1982:78.


Bachia  alleni (Barbour)
Scolecosaurus alleni Barbour, 1914:315. Type locality: St. George's, Grenada.
Bachial alieni: Vanzolini, 1961:204.
Scolecosaurus trinitatis:Underwood. 1962: 169.
Bachia alieni alleni: Thomas, 1965:149.
Bachia heteropa alleni: Dixon, 1973:34.


Bachia trinitatis (Barbour)
Scolecosaurus trinitatis Barbour, 1914:316. Type locality: Caparo, Trinidad.
Scolecosaurus cuvieri: Boettger, 1898:76 (Trinidad).
Bachia alieni trinitatis: Peters and Donoso-Barros, 1970:79.
Bachia heteropa trinitatis: Dixon, 1973:32.
Bachia heteropus trinitatus [sic]: MacLean et al. 1977:45.
Bachia trinitatis: Kenny, 1979:9.


Gymnophthalmus speciosus (Hallowell)
Blepharictisis speciosa Hallowell, 1860 [1861J:484. Type locality: Nicaragua.
Gymnophthalmus speciosus: Stuart, 1939:4.
Gymnophthalmus underwoodi: Underwood, 1962: 178 (Chacachacare Island only).


Gymnophthalmus underwoodi
Grant
Gymnophthalmus underwoodi Grant, 1958:228. Type locality: Barbados.
Gymnophthalmus lineatus: Underwood, 1956:25.


Riama shrevei (Parker)
Proctoporus (Oreosaurus) shrevei Parker, 1935c:283. Type locality: Heaths of the Aripo Northern Range, Trinidad.
Procroporus shrevei.·Underwood, 1962: 178.
Procroporus shreevei.· MacLean et al. 1977:46. (typing error).
Riama shrevei Doan and Castoe, 2005
Family Iguanidae
Iguana iguana (Linnaeus)
Lacerta iguana Linnaeus, 1758:206. Type locality: "In Indiis"; restricted by Lazell (1973) to the island of Terre-de-haut, Les Iles des Saintes, Department de la Guadeloupe, French West Indies; and by Hoogmoed (1973) to the confluence of the Cottica River and Perica Creek, Suriname.
Iguana tuberculata: Court, 1858:440 (Trinidad).
Iguana tuberculata: Reinhart and Lutken, 1862:23 (Tobago).
Iguana sapidissima: Mole 1892b:98.
Iguana iguana: VanDenburgh, 1898:461.
Iguana iguana iguana: Underwood, 1962:177.
Family Dactyloidae
Anolis aeneus (Gray)
Anolis aeneus Gray, 1840: 114. Type locality: none given. Lazell (1972) restricted it to Pointe Saline, St. George Parrish, Grenada.
Anolius alligator: Court, 1858:440.
Anolis alligator: Boulenger, 1885 2:31.
Anolis roquet ameus: Underwood, 1959:209.
Dactyloa aenea: Schwartz and Henderson, 1988:124.


Anolis planiceps (Troschel)
Anolis planiceps Troschel, 1848:649. Type locality: Caracas, Venezuela.
Anolis chrysolepis: Mole and Urich. 1894a:81.
Anolis chrysolepis planiceps: Vanzolini and Williams, 1970:85.
Anolis planiceps D'angiolella, et al. 2011:50.


Anolis extremus Garman
Anolis extremus Garman 1887a:11. Type locality: Barbados.
Dactyloa extrema: Schwartz and Henderson, 1988:125.


Anolis richardii
 (Duméril and Bibron)
Anolis richardii Duméril and Bibron 1837, 4: 141. Type locality: Tortala (in error), revised to Crown Point, Tobago, by Lazell (1972).
Anolis alligator: Cope, 1879:276.
Anolis richardi: Boettger. 1894a:29.
Anolis trossulus: Barbour, 1916b:222.
Anolis aeneus: Burt and Burt, 1930:7.
Anolis richardii richardii: Underwood. 1959:216.
Anolis. richardii: DeVerteuil, 1968:103.
Dactyloa richardii: Schwartz and Henderson, 1988:125.


Anolis trinitatis
 (Reinhardt and Lütken)
Anolis Trinitatis Reinhardt and Lutken, 1862:296. Type locality: Trinidad. Lazell (1972) revised it to Kingston, St. George Parrish, St.Vincent.
Anolis trinitatis trinitatis Underwood, 1959:212.
Analis trinitatis trinitatus: Peters and Donoso-Barros, 1970:68.
Dactyloa trinitatis: Schwartz and Henderson, 1988:127.


Anolis wattsi Boulenger
Anolis wattsi Boulenger 1894: 375. Type locality: Antigua. Restricted to St. John's, St. John Parish, Antigua, by Lazell (1972). Syntypes: BMNH 1946.8.29.12-13.


?Anolis cf. lemurinus Cope
Anolis (Gastrotropis) lemurinus Cope, 1861:213. Type locality: Veragua. Panama.
Anolis biporcatus – Boulenger, 1885, 2:88.
Anolis aeneus – Barbour (1930b) (in error).
Anolis cf lemurinus – Murphy 1997:143.


Polychrus marmoratus (Linnaeus)
Family Polychrotidae
Lacerta marmorata Linnaeus, 1758:208. Type locality: " Hispania." Hoogmoed (1973) restricted it to the vicinity of Paramaribo, Suriname.
Polychrus marmoratus: Merrem, 1820:48.
Polychrus marmoratus marmoratus: Burt and Burt, 1930:41.
Polychrus marmorta [sic]: Boos and Quesnel, 1968:25.
Family Scincidae
Marisora aurulae 
Hedges & Conn, 2012
Mabuya falconensis Mijares-Urrutia and Arends, 1997
Marisora aurulae Hedges & Conn, 2012:


Copeoglossum aurae 
Hedges & Conn, 2012
Scincus nigropunctatus Spix 1825:24. Type locality: “Ecgá,” Brazil (now Tefé in Amazonas, Brazil) Holotype: lost. Neotype designated as MPEG 15248 from Santa Rita, Municipio de Maraā, left margin of Rio Japurá (Lago Paricá), Amazonas, Brazil following Avila-Pires (1995:584).
Eumeces spixii: Court, 1858:441.
Mabuya aenea: Garman, 1887a:29.
Mabuya agilis: Boettger. 1893:99.
Mabuia aurata: Mole and Urich, 1894a:82.
Mabuya aurata aurata: Raux, 1926:292.
Mabuya mabouya aenea: Parker, 1935b:69.
Mabuya mabouya mabouya: Dunn, 1935:544.
Mabuya mabouia mabouia: DeVerteuil, 1968:105.
Mabuya bistriata: Murphy, 1997:150.
Mabuya nigropunctata: Miralles et al. 2005
Copeoglossum aurae Hedges & Conn, 2012: 72
Family Teiidae
Ameiva atrigularis Garman
Lacerta ameiva Linnaeus, 1758:202. Type locality: Brazil. Restricted by Hoogmoed (1973) to the confluence of the Cottica River and the Perica Creek, Suriname.
Ameiva vulgaris: Court, 1858:434.
Ameiva major: Court. 1858:440.
Ameiva ameiva lobagana: Cope. 1879:276.
Ameiva atriguiaris: Garman. 1887b:2.
Ameiva surinamensis: Boettger, 1893:74.
Ameiva ameiva: Cockerell, 1893:310. [fide Peters andDonoso-Barros, 1970].
Ameiva punctata: Mole and Urich, 1894a:82.
Ameiva tobagana: Barbour and Noble, 1915:422.
Ameiva ameiva atriguiaris: Tuck and Hardy, 1973:231.


Cnemidophorus lemniscatus (Linnaeus)
Lacerta lemniscata Linnaeus, 1758:209. Type locality: Guinea (=Guyana). Restricted by Hoogmoed (1973) to the confluence of the Cottica River and Perica Creek, Suriname. Cnemidophorus lemniscatus:Boulenger, 1885:346.
Cnemidophorus lemniscatus lemniscatus:Beebe, 1919:212.
Cnemidophorus l. lemniscatus: Mertens, 1969:69 (Tobago).


Kentropyx striatus (Daudin)
Lacerta striata Daudin, 1802:247. Type locality: Suriname.
Centropyx striatus – Boettger, 1893:73.
Kentropyx intermedius – Barbour,1930b: 100 (in error).
Kentropyx striatus – Parker, 1935b:69.
Kentropyx borckianus – Hoogmoed, 1973:287 (in error).
Kentropyx striatus striatus – Hoogmoed, 1973:302.
Kentropyx striata – Gallagher, 1979:165.


Tupinambis teguixin (Linnaeus)
Lacerta teguixin Linnaeus, 1758:208. Type locality: "Indiis", restricted by Etheridge (1968) to Paramaribo, Suriname.
Salvator merianae: Court, 1858:440.
Tupinambis nigropunctatus: Garman, 1887b:1.
Tejue teguexin: Mole. 1892:100.
Tupinambis teguixin nigropunctatus: Mertens, 1969:69 (Tobago).
Tupinambis nigro-punctatus: Wing and Reitz, 1982:19.
Family Tropiduridae
Plica caribeana
Murphy & Jowers
Lacerta plica Linnaeus, 1758:208Type locality: "Indes." Etheridge (1970) restricted it to the vicinity of Paramaribo, Suriname. Hoog moed (1973) restricted it to the confluence of the Cottica River and Perica Creek, Suriname.
Plica plica – Gray, 1831a:4l.
Hypsibatus agamoides – Court, 1858:440.
Uraniscodon plica – Boulenger, 1885,2: 181.
Tropidurus plica – Frost, 1992:50.
Plica caribeana Murphy & Jowers