An Introduction to the Amphibians and Reptiles of Atlantida, Honduras
AMPHIBIA

GYMNOPHIONA

Caecilidae
Dermophis mexicanus (Dumeril, Bibron, and Dumeril, 1854)
Gymnophis multiplicata (Peters, 1874)

CAUDATA

Plethodontidae
Bolitoglossa mexicana (A. M. C. Dumeril, Bibron, and Dumeril, 1854)
Bolitoglossa porrasorum (McCranie and Wilson, 1995)
Bolittoglossa rufescens (Dunn and Emlen, 1932)
Nototriton barbouri (Schmidt, 1936)
Oedopina cyclocauda (Dunn, 1926)
Oedipina gephyra (McCranie, Wilson, and Williams, 1993)

ANURA

Bufonidae
Atelophryniscus chrysophorus (McCranie, Wilson, and Williams, 1989)
Bufo leucomyos (McCranie and Wilson, 2000)
Bufo marinus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Bufo valliceps (Wiegmann, 1864)

Centrolenidae
Hyalinobatrachium fleischmanni (Boettger, 1893)

Hylidae
Agalychnis callidryas (Cope, 1862)
Duellmanohyla salvavida (McCranie and Wilson, 1986)
Hyla loquax (Werner, 1896)
Hyla microcephala (Cope, 1886)
Hyla picta (Günther, 1901)
Phrynohyas venulosa (Laurenti, 1768)
Pletrohyla chrysopleura (Wilson, McCranie, and Cruz, 1994)
Ptychohyla spinipollex (Schmidt, 1936)
Scinax stauferri (Cope, 1865)
Smilsca baudini (Cope, 1866)


Leptodactylidae
Eleutherodactylus aurilegulus (McCranie, Savage, and Wilson, 1989)
Eleutherodactylus chac (Savage, 1987)
Eleutherodactylus chrysozetetes (McCranie, Savage, and Wilson, 1989)
Eleutherodactylus cruzi (McCranie, Savage, and Wilson., 1989)
Eleutherodactylus fecundus (McCranie and Wilson, 1997)
Eleutherodactylus laticeps (A. H. A. Dumeril, 1853)
Eleutherodactylus milesi (Schmidt, 1933)
Eleutherodactylus noblei (Barbour and Dunn, 1921)
Eleutherodactylus ridens (Cope, 1860)
Eleutherodactylus saltaurius (McCranie and Wilson, 1997)
Leptodactylus melanotus (Hallowell, 1860)

Microhylidae
Gastrophryne elegans (Boulenger, 1882)

Ranidae
Rana maculata (Brocchi, 1877)
Rana pipiens (Schreber, 1782)


REPTILIA

TESTUDINES

Emydidae
Trachemys scripta (Schoepff, 1792)

Kinonsternidae
Kinonsternon leucostoma (Duméril and Bibron, 1851)

SQUAMATA

LACERTILIA

Corytophanidae
Basiliscus vitatus (Wiegmann, 1828)
Corytophanes cristatus (Merrem, 1821)
Laemanctus longipes (Wiegmann, 1834)

Eublepharidae
Coleonyx mitratus (Peters, 1863)

Gekkonidae
Gonatodes albogularis (Duméril and Bibron, 1836)
Hemidactylus frenatus (Schlegel, 1836)
Phyllodactylus tuberculosus (Wiegmann, 1834)
Sphaerodactylus dunni (Schmidt, 1936)
Sphaerodactylus gluacus (Cope, 1866)
Sphaerodactylus millepunctatus (Hallowell, 1861)
Thecadactylus rapicauda (Hottuyn, 1782)

Iguanidae
Iguana iguana (Linnaeus, 1758)

Polychrotidae
Norops biporcatus (Wiegmann, 1834)
Norops lemurinus (Cope, 1861)
Norops limnifrons (Cope, 1862)
Norops pentaprion (Cope, 1862)
Norops pijolense (McCranie, Wilson, and Williams, 1993)
Norops purpurgularis (McCranie, Cruz, and Holm, 1993)
Norops sericeus (Hallowell, 1856)
Norops schiedei (Wiegmann, 1834)
Norops tropidonotus (Peters, 1863)
Polychrus gutturosus (Berthold, 1845)

Scincidae
Eumeces sumichrasti (Cope, 1867)
Sphenomorphus cherriei (Cope, 1893)                                    

Teiidae
Ameiva festiva (Lichtenstein, 1856)
Ameiva undulata (Wiegmann, 1834)
Cnemidophorus lemniscatus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Xantusidae
Lepidophyma flavimaculatum (Duméril and Duméril, 1851)

SERPENTES

Boidae
Boa constrictor (Linnaeus, 1758)

Colubridae
Chironius grandisquamis (Peters, 1868)
Clelia clelia (Daudin, 1803)
Coniophanes bipunctatus (Günther, 1858)
Coniophanes fissidens (Günther, 1858)
Coniophanes imperialis (Kennicot, 1859)
Dendrophidion clarki (Dunn, 1933)
Dendrophidion percarinatum (Cope, 1893)
Dryadophis melanolomus (Cope, 1868)
Drymarchon corais (Boie, 1827)
Drymobius chloroticus (Cope. 1886)
Drymobius margaretiferus (Schlegel, 1837)
Elaphe flavirufa (Cope, 1867)
Ficimia publia (Cope, 1866)
Imantodes cenchoa (Linnaeus, 1758)
Lampropeltis triangulum (Lacépède, 1789)
Leptodeira septentrionalis (Kennicott, 1859)
Leptodrymus pulcherrimus (Cope, 1874)
Leptophis ahaetulla (Linnaeus, 1758)
Leptophis mexicanus (Dumeril, Bibron, Dumeril, 1854)
Ninia diademata (Baird and Girard, 1853)
Ninia sebae (Dumeril, Bibron, and Dumeril, 1854)
Oxybelis aenus (Wagler, 1824)
Oxyrhopus petola (Linnaeus, 1758)
Pliocercus euryzonus (Cope, 1862)
Pseustes poecilonotus (Günther, 1858)
Scaphiodontophis annulatus (Dumeril, Bibron, Dumeril, 1854)
Sibon nebulata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Sibon sartorri (Cope, 1863)
Spilotes pullatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Tantilla lintoni (Smith, 1940)
Tretanorhinus nigroluteus (Cope, 1861)
Xenodon rabdocephalus (Wied, 1824)

Elapidae
Micrurus nigrocinctus (Girard, 1854)

Loxocemidae
Loxocemus bicolor (Cope, 1862)

Tropidophidae
Ungaliophis contenentalis (Müller, 1882)

Viperidae
Atropoides nummifer (Rüppel, 1845)
Bothriechis marchi (Barbour and Loveridge, 1929)
Bothriechis schlegeli (Berthold, 1856)
Bothrops asper (Garman, 1883)
Cerrophidion godmani (Günther, 1863)
Porthidium ophryomegas (Bocourt, 1863)
Porthidium nasutum (Bocourt, 1868)








Amphibian_Population_Decline_in_a_Honduran_National_Park.pdf
Amphibian_Population_Decline_in_a_Honduran_National_Park.pdf

This 2.4 meter female Boa constrictor was found at Jeneatte Kawas National Park at Punta Sal at 11:00 am November 12, 2005. The loud  noise is the sound of the snake hissing. This is the usual result after bothering a Boa constrictor.

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