Checklist of Reptiles of Kutch

Listing by :- Jugal Tiwari

S. No.Names of the ReptilesScientific NamesStatus
1Mugger or Marsh CrocodileCrocodylus palustrisCommon
2Green TurtleChelonia mydasNest on coast of Kutch July-September (endangered)
3Hawksbill TurtleErtmochelys imbricataUncommon
4Indian Mud or Flap-shell TurtleLissemys punctataCommon
5Starred TortoiseGeochelone elegansRare
6Northern House GeckoHemidactylus flaviviridisCommon
7Termite Hill GeckoHemidactylus triedrusCommon
8Fat-tailed or Leopard GeckoEublepharis maculariusUncommon
9Common Garden LizardCalotes versicolorCommon
10Fanthroated LizardSitana ponticerianaCommon
11Spiny-tailed LizardUromastyx hardwickiiCommon
12Short-tailed AgamaAgama minorCommon in Abdasa
13Indian ChameleonChamaeleon zeylanicusUncommon
14Common or Brahminy SkinkMabuya carinataCommon
15Snake SkinkLygosoma punctatusCommon
16Jerdons Snake-eyeOpisphs minor nictans (jerdonii)Uncommon
17Common Indian MonitorVaranus bengalensisCommon(endangered)
18Desert MonitorVaranus griseusUncommon(endangered)
19Common worm or Blind snakeRamphotyphlos braminusUncommon
20Russells Earth BoaEryx conicusUncommon
21Johns Earth BoaEryx johniiUncommon
22Trinket SnakeElaphe helenaUncommon
23Common Ratsnake or DhamanPtyas mucosusUncommon
24Grays Ratsnake or Glossy bellied RacerArgyrogena ventromaculatusUncommon
25Royal or Diadem snakeSpalerosophis diademaRare
26Common Indian Bronzeback or Tree snakeDendrilaphis tristrisUncommon
27Common Wolf SnakeLycodon aulicusUncommon
28Chekered KeelbackXenochrophis piscatorUncommon
29Buffstriped KeelbackEmphiesma stolataUncommon
30Indian Ribbon Snake or Leiths SandsnakePsammophis leithiiUncommon
31Indian Gamma or Cat SnakeBoiga trigonataUncommon
32Common Kukri SnakeOligodon arnensisUncommon
33Walls Sind KraitBungarus sindianus walliUncommon
34Binocellate CobraNaja najaCommon
35Yellow Sea snakeLeicocephalophis spiralisUncommon
36Annulated Sea snakeLeioselasma cyanocinctusCommon
37Bombay Sea snakeHydrophis mammilarisCommon
38Saw-scaled ViperEchis carinatusCommon

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