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]

Names

English name Laurent's Whiptail
Papiamento name Blausana (adult males)
Papiamento name Blaublau (adult males)
Papiamento name Lagadishi (females and juveniles)
Papiamento name Blousana (adult males)
Papiamento name Blòblò (adult males)
Valid name Cnemidophorus murinus (Laurenti, 1768)
Synonym Cnemidophorus murinus murinus (Laurenti, 1768)

Classification