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      Reptiles found in Devarayana Durga State Forest

Class: Reptilia

       Order: Chelonia

     Family: Emydidae

                      1.Melanochelys trijgua                               Pond Terrapin

  Order: Sauria

Family: Gekkonidae

          2.Hemidactylus triedrus                              Termite Hill Gecko

          3.Hemidactylus maculatus                        Rock Gecko

          4.Hemidactylus frenatus                             Southern House Gecko

  Family: Agamidae

          5.Calotes versicolor                                     Common Garden Lizard

          6.Psammophilus dorsalis                              Peninsular Rock Agma

  Family: Chamaeleonidae

          7.Chamaeleon zeylanicus                           Indian Chemaeleon

  Family: Scincidae

          8.Mabuya carinata                                        Common Skink

          9.Riopa punctata                                           Snake Skink

  Family: Varanidae

        10.Varanus bengalensis                                 Monitor Lizard

 

Order: Squamata

Family: Typlopidae

        11.Typhlina sp.                                                    Blind or Worm snake

  Family: Boidae

        12.Python molurus                                             Rock Python

  Family: Dipsadidae

        13.Lycodon aulicus                                           Common Wolf snake

  Family: Natricidae

        14.Xenochrophis piscator                               Checkered Keelback

  Family: Columbridae

        15.Ptyas mucosus                                               Rat snake

        16.Ahaetulla nasutus                                        Green Whip snake

  Family: Elapidae

        17.Naja naja                                                        Spectacled Cobra

  Family: Viperidae

        18.Vipera russeli                                                  Russelís Viper

 

                                        List of Amphibians

 

Class: Amphibia

     Order: Anura

  Family: Bufonidae

          1.Bufo melanosticus                                         Common Indian Toad

          2.Bufo microtympanum                                   Southern Hill Toad

  Family: Microhylidae

          3.Kaloula pulchra                                              Painted Frog

          4.Uperodon systoma                                        Marbled Ballon frog

          5.Microhyla rubra                                              Red Microhylid

          6.Microhyla ornate                                           Ornate Microhylid