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Herps of Honduras -- Photos

Honduras is home to around 200 species of reptiles [of which 22 are endemic] and 100 amphibian species. Below you'll find photos of reptiles and amphibians from a recent trip.

For more information on herps in Honduras, take a look at Herpetology of Honduras, Amphibian Population Decline in a Honduran National Park, Reptiles y Anfibios [in Spanish], Honduras indomita [in Spanish].

Cnemidophorus lemniscatus

Male Cnemidophorus lemniscatus

Rainbow Ameivas

Anole Lizard

Anole Lizard - adult male Norops lemurinus

Norops lemurinus on a Pink Leaf

Male Basilisk

Male Basilisk

Male Basilisk


Morelet's Crocodile


Leaf Toad

Female Cnemidophorus lemniscatus

Black Gecko

Tiny Toad


Recommended travel guides on Honduras:

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