List of reptiles of Western Australia


List of reptiles of Western Australia

This is a list of reptiles of Western Australia:

Crocodylia (Crocodiles)

;Crocodylidae
* "Crocodylus johnstoni" (Freshwater Crocodile)
* "Crocodylus porosus" (Estuarine Crocodile, Salt-Water Crocodile)

Testudines (Turtles)

;Chelidae
*"Chelodina kuchlingi"
*"Chelodina oblonga" (Oblong Turtle)
*"Chelodina rugosa" (Northern Snake-Necked Turtle)
*"Chelodina steindachneri" (Flat-Shelled Turtle)
*"Elseya dentata"
*"Emydura australis"
*"Emydura victoriae"
*"Pseudemydura umbrina" (Western Swamp Turtle);Cheloniidae
*"Caretta caretta" (Loggerhead Turtle)
*"Chelonia mydas" (Green Turtle)
*"Eretmochelys imbricata" (Hawksbill Turtle)
*"Eretmochelys imbricata bissa" (Hawksbill Turtle - subspecies)
*"Lepidochelys olivacea" (Pacific Ridley Turtle)
*"Natator depressus" (Flatback Turtle);Dermochelyidae
*"Dermochelys coriacea" (Leathery Turtle, Luth Turtle)

Squamata

;Agamidae (Dragons)
* "Amphibolurus norrisi"
* "Caimanops amphiboluroide"
* "Chelosania brunnea" (Chameleon Dragon)
* "Chlamydosaurus kingii" (Frilled Lizard)
* "Cryptagama aurita"
* "Ctenophorus caudicinctus" (Ring-tailed Dragon)
* "Ctenophorus clayi"
* "Ctenophorus cristatus" (Crested Dragon)
* "Ctenophorus femoralis"
* "Ctenophorus fordi" (Malle Dragon)
* "Ctenophorus isolepis" (Military Dragon)
* "Ctenophorus maculatus" (Spotted Dragon)
* "Ctenophorus mckenziei"
* "Ctenophorus nuchalis" (Central Netted Dragon)
* "Ctenophorus ornatus" (Ornate Dragon)
* "Ctenophorus pictus" (Painted Dragon)
* "Ctenophorus reticulatus" (Western Netted Dragon)
* "Ctenophorus rufescens"
* "Ctenophorus salinarum"
* "Ctenophorus scutulatus" (Lozenge-Marked Dragon)
* "Ctenophorus yinnietharra"
* "Diporiphora albilabris"
* "Diporiphora bennettii"
* "Diporiphora bilineata" (Two-Lined Dragon)
* "Diporiphora convergens"
* "Diporiphora lalliae"
* "Diporiphora magna"
* "Diporiphora pindan"
* "Diporiphora reginae"
* "Diporiphora superba"
* "Diporiphora valens"
* "Diporiphora winneckei"
* "Lophognathus gilberti" (Gilbert's Dragon)
* "Lophognathus longirostri" (Long-nosed Water Dragon)
* "Lophognathus temporalis" (Northern Water Dragon)
* "Moloch horridus" (Thorny Devil)
* "Pogona microlepidota"
* "Pogona minor"
* "Pogona minor minor" (Western Bearded Dragon)
* "Pogona minor minima" (Abrolhos Bearded Dragon)
* "Pogona minor mitchelli"
* "Pogona nullarbor"
* "Tympanocryptis adelaidensis" (Queen Adelaide Dragon)
* "Tympanocryptis cephalus" (Earless Dragon)
* "Tympanocryptis intima" (Earless Dragon)
* "Tympanocryptis lineata" (Earless Dragon)
* "Tympanocryptis parviceps" (Earless Dragon)
* "Tympanocryptis uniformis" (Earless Dragon)

;Gekkonidae (Geckos)
* "Christinus marmoratus" (Marbled Gecko)
* "Crenadactylus ocellatus" (Clawless Gecko)
* "Diplodactylus assimilis"
* "Diplodactylus alboguttat"
* "Diplodactylus ciliaris" (Spiny-tailed Gecko)
* "Diplodactylus conspicill" (Fat-tailed Gecko)
* "Diplodactylus elderi" (Jewelled Gecko)
* "Diplodactylus fulleri"
* "Diplodactylus galeatus"
* "Diplodactylus granariens"
* "Diplodactylus intermediu" (Eastern Spiny-Tailed Gecko)
* "Diplodactylus jeanae"
* "Diplodactylus kenneallyi"
* "Diplodactylus maini"
* "Diplodactylus mcmillani"
* "Diplodactylus michaelsen"
* "Diplodactylus mitchelli"
* "Diplodactylus occultus"
* "Diplodactylus ornatus"
* "Diplodactylus polyophtha"
* "Diplodactylus pulcher"
* "Diplodactylus rankini"
* "Diplodactylus savagei"
* "Diplodactylus squarrosus"
* "Diplodactylus stenodacty" (Crowned Gecko)
* "Diplodactylus strophurus"
* "Diplodactylus taeniatus" (White-striped Gecko)
* "Diplodactylus wellington"
* "Diplodactylus wilsoni"
* "Diplodactylus wombeyi"
* "Gehyra australis" (Northern Dtella, House Gecko)
* "Gehyra fenestra" (Pilbara Spotted Gecko)
* "Gehyra montium"
* "Gehyra nana"
* "Gehyra occidentalis"
* "Gehyra pilbara" (Pilbara Dtella)
* "Gehyra punctata" (Spotted Gecko)
* "Gehyra purpurascens"
* "Gehyra variegata" (Tree Dtella)
* "Gehyra xenopus"
* "Hemidactylus frenatus" (Asian House Gecko)
* "Heteronotia binoei" (Bynoe's Gecko, Prickly Gecko)
* "Heteronotia planiceps"
* "Heteronotia spelea" (Desert Cave Gecko)
* "Lucasium damaeum" (Beaded Gecko)
* "Nephrurus asper" (Spiny Knob-tailed Gecko)
* "Nephrurus laevissimus" (Knob-Tailed Gecko)
* "Nephrurus levis" (Knob-Tailed Gecko)
* "Nephrurus stellatus" (Southern Knob-tailed Gecko)
* "Nephrurus vertebralis" (Knob-Tailed Gecko)
* "Nephrurus wheeleri" (Knob-Tailed Gecko)
* "Oedura filicipoda"
* "Oedura gracilis"
* "Oedura marmorata" (Marbled Velvet Gecko)
* "Oedura obscura"
* "Oedura reticulata" (Reticulated Velvet Gecko)
* "Oedura rhombifer" (Zig-zag Gecko)
* "Pseudothecadactylus lindneri" (Giant Cave Gecko)
* "Rhynchoedura ornata" (Beaked Gecko)
* "Underwoodisaurus milii" (Thick-tailed Gecko)

;Pygopodidae (Legless Lizards)
* "Aclys concinna"
* "Aprasia haroldi"
* "Aprasia inaurita"
* "Aprasia pulchella"
* "Aprasia repens"
* "Aprasia rostrata"
* "Aprasia smithi"
* "Aprasia striolata"
* "Delma borea"
* "Delma elegans"
* "Delma fraseri"
* "Delma grayii"
* "Delma haroldi"
* "Delma nasuta"
* "Delma pax"
* "Delma tinct"
* "Lialis burtonis" (Burton's Legless Lizard)
* "Pletholax gracilis"
* "Pygopus lepidopodus" (Common Scaly Foot)
* "Pygopus nigriceps" (Black-headed Scaly Foot)
* "Pygopus steelscotti"

;Scincidae (Skinks)
* "Bassiana trilineata"
* "Carlia amax"
* "Carlia gracilis"
* "Carlia johnstonei"
* "Carlia munda"
* "Carlia rufilatus"
* "Carlia triacantha"
* "Cryptoblepharus carnabyi"
* "Cryptoblepharus megastic"
* "Cryptoblepharus virgatus"
* "Ctenotus alacer"
* "Ctenotus alleni"
* "Ctenotus angusticeps"
* "Ctenotus ariadnae"
* "Ctenotus atlas"
* "Ctenotus australis"
* "Ctenotus brooksi"
* "Ctenotus calurus"
* "Ctenotus catenifer"
* "Ctenotus colletti"
* "Ctenotus decaneurus"
* "Ctenotus delli"
* "Ctenotus dux"
* "Ctenotus ehmanni"
* "Ctenotus fallens"
* "Ctenotus gemmula"
* "Ctenotus grandis"
* "Ctenotus greeri"
* "Ctenotus hanloni"
* "Ctenotus helenae"
* "Ctenotus impar"
* "Ctenotus inornatus"
* "Ctenotus labillardieri"
* "Ctenotus lancelini"
* "Ctenotus leae"
* "Ctenotus leonhardii"
* "Ctenotus mastigura"
* "Ctenotus militaris"
* "Ctenotus mimetes"
* "Ctenotus nasutus"
* "Ctenotus nigrilineatus"
* "Ctenotus pantherinus"
* "Ctenotus piankai"
* "Ctenotus quattuordecimli"
* "Ctenotus robustus"
* "Ctenotus rubicundus"
* "Ctenotus rufescens"
* "Ctenotus rutilans"
* "Ctenotus saxatilis"
* "Ctenotus schomburgkii"
* "Ctenotus serventyi"
* "Ctenotus severus"
* "Ctenotus tanamiensis"
* "Ctenotus tantillus"
* "Ctenotus uber"
* "Ctenotus xenopleura"
* "Ctenotus youngsoni"
* "Ctenotus zastictus"
* "Cyclodomorphus branchial"
* "Cyclodomorphus maxima"
* "Egernia carinata"
* "Egernia adepressa"
* "Egernia douglasi"
* "Egernia formosa"
* "Egernia inornata"
* "Egernia kingii"
* "Egernia kintorei"
* "Egernia luctuosa"
* "Egernia multiscutata"
* "Egernia napoleonis"
* "Egernia pilbarensis"
* "Egernia pulchra"
* "Egernia stokesii"
* "Egernia striata"
* "Eremiascincus richardson" (Broad-Banded Sand Swimmer)
* "Glaphyromorphus brongers"
* "Glaphyromorphus darwinie"
* "Glaphyromorphus gracilip"
* "Glaphyromorphus isolepis"
* "Hemiergis initialis"
* "Hemiergis millewae"
* "Hemiergis peronii"
* "Hemiergis quadrilineatum"
* "Lerista allochira"
* "Lerista apoda"
* "Lerista arenicola"
* "Lerista axillaris"
* "Lerista bipes"
* "Lerista borealis"
* "Lerista bunglebungle"
* "Lerista chalybura"
* "Lerista christinae"
* "Lerista concolor"
* "Lerista connivens"
* "Lerista distinguenda"
* "Lerista dorsalis"
* "Lerista elegans"
* "Lerista flammicauda"
* "Lerista frosti"
* "Lerista gascoynensis"
* "Lerista gerrardii"
* "Lerista greeri"
* "Lerista griffini"
* "Lerista haroldi"
* "Lerista humphriesi"
* "Lerista ips"
* "Lerista kalumburu"
* "Lerista kendricki"
* "Lerista kennedyensis"
* "Lerista labialis"
* "Lerista lineata"
* "Lerista lineopunctulata"
* "Lerista macropisthopus"
* "Lerista maculosa"
* "Lerista microtis"
* "Lerista muelleri"
* "Lerista neander"
* "Lerista nichollsi"
* "Lerista onsloviana"
* "Lerista petersoni"
* "Lerista picturata"
* "Lerista planiventralis"
* "Lerista praefrontalis"
* "Lerista praepedita"
* "Lerista puncticauda"
* "Lerista quadrilineata"
* "Lerista robusta"
* "Lerista separanda"
* "Lerista simillima"
* "Lerista stictopleura"
* "Lerista taeniata"
* "Lerista talpina"
* "Lerista terdigitata"
* "Lerista tridactyla"
* "Lerista uniduo"
* "Lerista varia"
* "Lerista vermicularis"
* "Lerista viduata"
* "Lerista walkeri"
* "Lerista xanthura"
* "Lerista yuna"
* "Menetia amaura"
* "Menetia greyii"
* "Menetia maini"
* "Menetia surda"
* "Morethia adelaidensis"
* "Morethia boulengeri"
* "Morethia butleri"
* "Morethia lineoocellata"
* "Morethia obscura"
* "Morethia ruficauda"
* "Morethia storri"
* "Notoscincus butleri"
* "Notoscincus ornatus"
* "Proablepharus reginae"
* "Proablepharus tenuis"
* "Pseudemoia baudini"
* "Tiliqua multifasciata" (Centralian Blue-Tongued Lizard)
* "Tiliqua occipitalis" (Western Blue-Tongued Lizard)
* "Tiliqua scincoides" (Eastern Blue-Tongued Lizard)
* "Trachydosaurus rugosus" (Shingle-Back)

;Varanidae
* "Varanus acanthurus" (Ridge-Tailed Monitor)
* "Varanus brevicauda" (Short-Tailed Pygmy Monitor)
* "Varanus caudolineatus" (Line-Tailed Pygmy Monitor)
* "Varanus eremius" (Rusty Desert Monitor)
* "Varanus giganteus" (Perentie)
* "Varanus gilleni" (Pygmy Mulga Monitor)
* "Varanus glauerti" (Glauert's Monitor)
* "Varanus glebopalma" (Long-Tailed Rock Monitor)
* "Varanus gouldii" (Gould's Goanna, Sand Monitor)
* "Varanus gouldii flavirufus" (Centralian Sand Goanna)
* "Varanus kingorum" (Pygmy Rock Monitor)
* "Varanus mertensi" (Mertens' Water Monitor)
* "Varanus mitchelli" (Mitchell's Water Monitor)
* "Varanus panoptes" (Yellow Spotted Monitor)
* "Varanus pilbarensis" (Pilbara Rock Monitor)
* "Varanus rosenbergi" (Rosenberg's Heath Monitor)
* "Varanus storri" (Storr's Monitor)
* "Varanus timorensis" (Spotted Tree Monitor)
* "Varanus tristis" (Black-headed Monitor, Freckled Monitor)

Serpentes (Snakes)

;Acrochordidae (File Snakes)
* "Acrochordus granulatus" (Little File Snake)

;Boidae (Pythons)
* "Antaresia childreni" (Children's Python)
* "Antaresia maculosa" (Spotted Python)
* "Antaresia perthensis" (Pygmy Python)
* "Antaresia stimsoni" (Large-blotched Python)
* "Aspidites melanocephalus" (Black-headed Python)
* "Aspidites ramsayi" (Woma Python)
* "Liasis fuscus" (Water Python)
* "Liasis olivaceus" (Olive Python)
* "Liasis olivaceus barroni" (Western Olive Python)
* "Morelia carinata" (Rough-scaled Python)
* "Morelia spilota imbricata" (Southwestern Carpet Python)
* "Morelia spilota variegata" (Northwestern Carpet Python)

;Colubridae (Colubrids)
* "Boiga irregularis" (Brown Tree Snake)
* "Cerberus rhynchops" (Bockadam)
* "Dendrelaphis punctulata" (Common Tree Snake)
* "Fordonia leucobalia" (White-Bellied Mangrove Snake)
* "Myron richardsonii" (Richardson's Mangrove Snake)
* "Tropidonophis mairii" (Keelback or Freshwater Snake)

;Elapidae (Elapids)
* "Acanthophis antarcticus" (Common Death Adder)
* "Acanthophis praelongus" (Northern Death Adder)
* "Acanthophis pyrrhus" (Desert Death Adder)
* "Demansia atra" (Black Whip Snake)
* "Demansia olivacea" (Marble-headed Whip Snake)
* "Demansia papuensis" (Papaun Whip Snake)
* "Demansia psammophis" (Yellow-Faced Whip Snake)
* "Demansia simplex" (Whip Snake)
* "Drysdalia coronata" (Crowned Snake)
* "Drysdalia mastersii" (Masters' Snake)
* "Echiopsis atriceps"
* "Echiopsis curta" (Bardick)
* "Elapognathus minor" (Little Brown Snake)
* "Furina ornata" (Orange-naped Snake)
* "Notechis scutatus" (Eastern Tiger Snake, Mainland Tiger Snake)
* "Oxyuranus scutellatus" (Taipan)
* "Pseudechis australis" (King Brown, Mulga Snake)
* "Pseudechis butleri" (Butler's Snake)
* "Pseudonaja affinis" (Dugite)
* "Pseudonaja inframacula" (Peninsula Brown Snake)
* "Pseudonaja ingrami" (Ingram's Brown Snake)
* "Pseudonaja modesta" (Ringed Brown Snake)
* "Pseudonaja nuchalis" (Western Brown Snake, Gwarder)
* "Pseudonaja textilis" (Common Brown Snake, Eastern Brown Snake)
* "Rhinoplocephalus bicolor" (Muller's Snake)
* "Rhinoplocephalus pallidi" (Northern Small-eyed Snake)
* "Simoselaps anomalus" (Northern Desert Banded Snake)
* "Simoselaps approximans"
* "Simoselaps bertholdi" (Desert Banded Snake)
* "Simoselaps bimaculatus" (Weatern Black-naped Snake)
* "Simoselaps calonotus" (Western Black-striped Snake)
* "Simoselaps fasciolatus" (Narrow-banded Burrowing Snake)
* "Simoselaps littoralis" (Coastal Burrowing Snake)
* "Simoselaps minimus"
* "Simoselaps semifasciatus" (Half-girdled Snake)
* "Suta fasciata" (Rosen's Snake)
* "Suta gouldii" (Black-headed Snake)
* "Suta monachus" (Hooded Snake)
* "Suta nigriceps"
* "Suta ordensis" (Ord Curl Snake)
* "Suta punctata" (Little Spotted Snake)
* "Suta spectabilis"
* "Suta suta" (Myall Snake, Curl Snake)
* "Vermicella annulata" (Bandy Bandy)
* "Vermicella multifasciata" (Northern Bandy Bandy)

;Hydrophiidae (Sea Snakes)
* "Acalyptophis peronii"
* "Aipysurus apraefrontalis"
* "Aipysurus duboisii" (Dubois's Sea Snake)
* "Aipysurus eydouxii" (Spine-tailed Sea Snake)
* "Aipysurus foliosquama"
* "Aipysurus fuscus"
* "Aipysurus laevis" (Olive Sea Snake)
* "Aipysurus tenuis"
* "Astrotia stokesii"
* "Disteira kingii"
* "Disteira major"
* "Disteira stokesii"
* "Emydocephalus annulatus"
* "Ephalophis greyi"
* "Hydrelaps darwiniensis"
* "Hydrophis atriceps"
* "Hydrophis coggeri"
* "Hydrophis czeblukovi"
* "Hydrophis elegans"
* "Hydrophis geometricus"
* "Hydrophis inornatus"
* "Hydrophis mcdowelli"
* "Hydrophis melanocephalus"
* "Hydrophis melanosoma"
* "Hydrophis ornatus"
* "Lapemis hardwickii"
* "Parahydrophis mertoni"
* "Pelamis platurus" (Yellow-bellied Sea Snake)

;Typhlopidae (Blind Snakes)
* "Ramphotyphlops australis"
* "Ramphotyphlops bitubercu"
* "Ramphotyphlops diversus"
* "Ramphotyphlops endoterus"
* "Ramphotyphlops grypus"
* "Ramphotyphlops guentheri"
* "Ramphotyphlops hamatus"
* "Ramphotyphlops howi"
* "Ramphotyphlops kimberley"
* "Ramphotyphlops leptosoma"
* "Ramphotyphlops ligatus"
* "Ramphotyphlops margareta"
* "Ramphotyphlops micromma"
* "Ramphotyphlops pinguis"
* "Ramphotyphlops troglodyt"
* "Ramphotyphlops unguirost"
* "Ramphotyphlops waitii"
* "Ramphotyphlops yampiensi"

References

* [http://www.kingsnake.com/oz/habitwa/listwa.htm WA list at kingsnake.com]
* [http://www.museum.wa.gov.au/faunabase/_asp_bin/CheckListcx.asp?d=Reptiles#26 WA Museum listing]

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