Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Laurent's Whiptail Cnemidophorus murinus

Photo: Hedy van Prattenburg

Classification

Teiidae [family]
Cnemidophorus [genus] (4)
murinus [species]

Classification

Teiidae [family]
Cnemidophorus [genus] (4)
murinus [species]

Presence

Recorded on
  • Curaçao
  • Klein Curaçao
  • Presence status
  • Indigenous (1) - Curaçao
  • Indigenous (1) - Klein Curaçao
  • Endemic to Curaçao

    Publications

    • Borg, J. ter 2008. Reptielen en amfibieën in Curaçao. Lacerta 66: 218-235.
    • Buurt, G. van 2001. De amfibieën en reptielen van Aruba, Curaçao en Bonaire. 119 pp. Gerard van Buurt, Curaçao.
    • Buurt, G. van 2006. Conservation of amphibians and reptiles in Aruba, Curaçao and Bonaire. Applied Herpetology 3: 307-321.
    • CARMABI. Soorten- en exotenlijst. [link]
    • Debrot, A.O. 2006. Preliminary checklist of extant and fossil endemic taxa of the ABC-Islands, Leeward Antilles. 29pp.
    • Hummelinck, P.W. 1940. A survey of the mammals, lizards and Mollusks. Studies on the fauna of Curaçao and other Caribbean Islands 1: 59-108.