Reptile and Amphibian Species seen in the wild

Giverny, France (1 new)

  • Marsh Frog

Lukuba, Tanzania (2 new)

  • Mann’s Dwarf Gecko
  • Spotted Bush Snake

Serengeti/Klein's, Tanzania (1 new)

  • Pink-and-Blue (Mwanza) Black-headed Agama

Ngorogoro and Maynara, Tanzania (5 new)

  • Egyptian Cobra (DOR)
  • Ground Agama Lizard
  • Long-tailed Skink
  • Nile Monitor Lizard
  • Red-headed Rock Agama
  • Rock Monitor
  • Striped Skink

Madagascar (41 new!!)

  • Gehyra Mutilata (Multiating Gecko)
  • Hemidactylus Mercatorius
  • Madagascar Ophis Colubrina (Malagasy Cat-eyed Snake)
  • Heterixalus Madagascariensis (Madagascar Reed Frog)
  • Furcifer Pardalis (Panther Chameleon)
  • Dyscophus Antongili (Tomato Frog)
  • Phelsuma Pusilla Pusilla
  • Ptychadena Mascareniensis
  • Mantidactylus Charlotteae
  • Plethodontohyla Notosticto (Mahanoro Digging Frog)
  • Zonosaurus Brygooi (Brygoo’s Zonosaur)
  • Calumma Nasutun (Short-nosed Chameleon)
  • Brookesia Superciliaris (Horned Leaf Chameleon)
  • Boophis Madagascariensis
  • Mantidactylus Luteus
  • Mantidactylus Grandidieri
  • Aglyptodacylus Madagascarensis
  • Spinomantis Aglabei (Moss Frog)
  • Gephyromantis Leucomaculatus
  • Gephyromantis Webbi (Webb’s Madagascar Frog)
  • Zonosaurus Madagascarensis (Madagascar Zonosaur)
  • Anodonthyla Boulengeri
  • Uroplatus Fimbriatus (Giant Leaf-tailed Gecko)
  • Gephyromantis Boulengeri
  • Phelsuma Guttata
  • Uroplatus (Sikorae) Sameiti (Southern Leaf-tailed Gecko)
  • Mantella Laevigada (Green-backed Mantella)
  • Mantidactylus Betsileanus
  • Gephyromantis Redimitus
  • Phelsuma Q. Quadriocellata (Peacock Day Gecko)
  • Phelsuma Lineata Lineata (Lined Day Gecko)
  • Guibemantis Pulcher
  • Guibemantis Bicalcaratus
  • Uroplatus Sikorae Sikorae (Mossy Leaf-tailed Gecko)
  • Calumma Brevicorne
  • Platypelis Grandis
  • Liopholidophis Epistibes (Water Snake Species)
  • Mantidactylus Lugubris (Rock-grabber Frog)
  • Sanzinia Madagascarensis (Madagascar Tree Boa)
  • Mantidactylus Femoralis
  • Calumma Parsonii (Parson’s Chameleon)

Capetown (5 new)

  • Cape Dwarf Chameleon
  • Cape Girdle Lizard
  • Cape River Frog
  • Cape Skink
  • Southern Rock Agama

Jabulani, South Africa (2 new)

  • Blue-headed Tree Agama
  • Speke's Hinged Tortoise

Mala Mala, South Africa (10)

  • Common Platanna Frog
  • Giant-plated Lizard
  • Five-lined Skink
  • Foam-nest Frog
  • Nile Crocodile
  • Nile (Water) Monitor
  • Olive Toad
  • Peter's Thread Snake
  • Rainbow Skink
  • Serrated Hinged Terrapin

Botswana – Makgadigadi Pans (4)

  • Black-lined Plated Lizard
  • Kalahari Tent Tortoise
  • Makgadi Kgadi Spiny Agama
  • Variable Skink

Botswana – Okavanga Delta – Stanley’s Camp (10)

  • African Flap-necked Chameleon
  • Chobi Dwarf Gecko
  • Common River Frog
  • Guttural Toad
  • Long Reed Frog
  • Mottled Shovel-nosed Frog
  • Painted Reed Frog (Speckled morph)
  • Rock Monitor
  • Striped Skaapsteker
  • Tropical Platanna
  • Unidentified Snake

Namibia, Damaraland (6)

  • Bradfield’s Dwarf Gecko
  • Ground Agama
  • Hoesch’s Skink
  • Namaqua Caco
  • Turner’s Thick-toed Gecko
  • Waterberg Sand Lizard (Ted and Sterling)

Namibia, Skeleton Coast (3)

  • Boulton’s Namib Day Gecko
  • Desert-plated (Dune-plated) Lizard
  • Shovel-snouted Lizard

Namibia, Waterberg (5)

  • Helmeted (Marsh) Terrapin
  • Sand Frog
  • Striped Skink
  • Walhberg’s Snake-eyed Skink
  • Western Rock Skink

Dubai

  • Sandfish (a skink that "swims" in the sand!!)

Wadi Rum

  • Bosc's Lizard
  • Starred Agama (not new)

Petra

  • Small Spotted Lizard

Dana National Preserve, Jordan (2 new)

  • Blue Sinai Agama (brown phase)
  • Bosc's Lizard
  • Rueppell's Snake-eyed Skink
  • Starred Agama

Amman, Jordan

  • Bridled Skink

Jerash, Jordan (5)

  • Elegant Thin-toed Gecko (Daddy and Sterling only)
  • Olivier's Lizard
  • Red Whip Snake (!!)
  • Spotted Fan-toed Gecko
  • Starred Agama

Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt (4)

  • Bean Skink (Acanthodactylus b. Boskianus)
  • Bosc's Lizard (Eumeces Schneideri)
  • Golden Skink (Trachylepis Quinquetaenianta)
  • Mount Sinai Gecko (Hemidactylus Mindiae)

Pantanal, Brazil (13)

  • Amazon Racerunner
  • Blue-lipped Tree Lizard
  • Common Oval Frog
  • Cururu Toad
  • Jade Treefrog
  • Mato Grosso Snouted Treefrog
  • Pointed-belly Frog
  • Polkadot Treefrog
  • Rufous Frog
  • Short-nosed Leaf-litter Snake (Taeniophallus brevirostris)
  • Sleep Snake
  • Tropical House Gecko
  • Yellow Anaconda

Bariloche (1)

  • Mountain Slope Lizard

Buenos Aires (1)

  • Overo's Lizard

Cordoba (1)

  • Common Toad (caught many)

Atacama Desert, Chile (5)

  • Constanza's Lizard (caught it)
  • Covered-ear Dragon
  • Fabian's Lizard (!!)
  • Paulina's Lizard
  • Dragon of Torres-Mura

Easter Island (1)

  • Common House Gecko
  • Unidentified lizard

Machu Picchu (2)

  • Alligator Lizard
  • Tiger Lizard (caught it)

Sacha Lodge, Ecuador (12)

  • Amazon Climbing Salamander
  • Black Caiman
  • Common Big-headed Rain Frog
  • Common Milk Tree Frog
  • Diadem Rain Frog
  • Dwarf Iguana
  • Granular Snouted Tree Frog
  • Rocket Tree Frog
  • Rough-skinned Green Tree Frog
  • Ruby Poison Dart Frog (!!)
  • Scarthyla Ostinodactyla Frog
  • Spectacled Caiman

Galapagos (6)

  • Espanola Lava Lizard
  • Galapagos Giant Tortoise
  • Galapagos Lava Lizard
  • Land Iguana
  • Marine Iguana
  • Pacific Green Turtle

New Zealand (2)

  • Copper Skink
  • Green Bell-frog

Ajabgarh, India (3)

  • Bengal Monitor Lizard
  • Common Indian Toad
  • Common (or Brahminy) Skink

Agra, India (at the airport)

  • As yet unidentified lizard

Ranthambhore, India (1)

  • Marsh Crocodile

Pushkar, India (1)

  • Common Garden Lizard

Nimaj (2)

  • Indian Soft-shelled Turtle
  • St. John's Keelback Water Snake

Chiang Rai (2)

  • Flat-tailed Gecko
  • Spiny-tailed (common) House Gecko

Phuket, Thailand (7)

  • Asiatic Toad
  • Banded Bullfrog (Chubby Frog)
  • Common Greenback Frog
  • Copper-Cheeked Frog
  • Indo-Chinese Rat Snake
  • Many-lined Sun Skink
  • Speckled Forest Skink

Kangaroo Island, Australia (2)

  • Black Tiger Snake
  • Rainbow Skink

Bullo River, Australia (2)

  • Freshwater Crocodile
  • River Goanna

Daintree, Australia (5)

  • Boyd's Forest Dragon
  • Common Tree Snake
  • Estuarine Crocodile
  • Saw-shelled Turtle
  • White-lipped Tree Frog