2019 Sightings
August 2019
Amphiesma stolatum
Buff Striped Keelback
8/22/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Boiga barnesii
Barnes’s Cat Snake
8/22/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Boiga ceylonensis
Sri Lanka Cat Snake
8/22/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Fejervarya limnocharis
Asian Grass Frog
8/22/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Naja naja
Indian Cobra
8/22/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Duttaphrynus noellerti
Noellert’s Toad
8/21/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Hypnale zara
Lowland Hump-nosed Viper
8/21/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Lyriocephalus scutatus
Hump-nosed Lizard
8/21/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Otocryptis wiegmanni
Sri Lankan Kangaroo Lizard
8/21/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus abundus
Labungama Shrub Frog
8/21/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus folicola
Leaf-dwelling Shrub Frog
8/21/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus popularis
Common Shrub Frog
8/21/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus stictomerus
Orange-canthal Shrub Frog
8/21/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Taruga longinasus
Sharp-snout Saddled Tree Frog
8/21/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Trimeresurus trigonocephalus
Sri Lankan Green Pit Viper
8/21/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Aspidura guentheri
Guenther’s Rough-sided Snake
8/20/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Boiga barnesii
Barnes’s Cat Snake
8/20/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Calotes calotes
Common Green Forest Lizard
8/20/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Calotes calotes
Common Green Forest Lizard
8/20/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Dendrelaphis caudolineolatus
Striped Bronzeback
8/20/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Dendrelaphis schokari
Schokar’s Bronzeback
8/20/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Indosylvirana serendipi
Sri Lankan Golden-backed Frog
8/20/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Indosylvirana temporalis
Günther’s Golden-backed Frog
8/20/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Lyriocephalus scutatus
Hump-nosed Lizard
8/20/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Minervarya kirtisinghei
Mountain Paddy Field Frog
8/20/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Nannophrys ceylonensis
Sri Lanka Rock Frog
8/20/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Nessia burtonii
Burton’s Nessia
8/20/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus abundus
Labungama Shrub Frog
8/20/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus auratus
Golden Shrub Frog
8/20/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus hoipolloi
Anthropogenic Shrub Frog
8/20/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus schneideri
Schneider’s Shrub Frog
8/20/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus stictomerus
Orange-canthal Shrub Frog
8/20/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Trimeresurus trigonocephalus
Sri Lankan Green Pit Viper
8/20/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Ahaetulla nasuta
Green Vine Snake
8/19/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Boiga beddomei
Beddome’s Cat Snake
8/19/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Calotes calotes
Common Green Forest Lizard
8/19/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Duttaphrynus melanostictus
Black-spined Toad
8/19/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Fowlea asperrimus
Boulenger’s Keelback
8/19/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Hypnale zara
Lowland Hump-nosed Viper
8/19/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Indotyphlops braminus
Brahminy Blindsnake
8/19/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Lankascincus dorsicatenatus
Catenated Lanka Skink
8/19/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Minervarya kirtisinghei
Mountain Paddy Field Frog
8/19/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Polypedates cruciger
Common Hourglass Treefrog
8/19/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus sordidus
Grubby Shrub Frog
8/19/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus stictomerus
Orange-canthal Shrub Frog
8/19/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Ahaetulla nasuta
Green Vine Snake
8/18/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Otocryptis wiegmanni
Sri Lankan Kangaroo Lizard
8/18/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus folicola
Leaf-dwelling Shrub Frog
8/18/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Rhabdophis ceylonensis
Sri Lankan Keelback
8/18/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Trimeresurus trigonocephalus
Sri Lankan Green Pit Viper
8/18/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Calotes calotes
Common Green Forest Lizard
8/17/2019
Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka
Calotes versicolor
Oriental Garden Lizard
8/17/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Ceratophora erdeleni
Erdelen’s Horned Lizard
8/17/2019
Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka
Euphlyctis cyanophlyctis
Common Skittering Frog
8/17/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Polypedates cruciger
Common Hourglass Treefrog
8/17/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus popularis
Common Shrub Frog
8/17/2019
Western Province, Sri Lanka
Varanus salvator salvator
Asian Water Monitor
8/17/2019
Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka
Lankanectes corrugatus
Corrugated Water Frog
8/16/2019
Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka
Lankascincus gansi
Gans’s Tree Skink
8/16/2019
Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus auratus
Golden Shrub Frog
8/16/2019
Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus cavirostris
Hollow-snouted Shrub Frog
8/16/2019
Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus decoris
Elegant Shrub Frog
8/16/2019
Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus ocularis
Golden-eyed Shrub Frog
8/16/2019
Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus poppiae
Poppy’s Shrub Frog
8/16/2019
Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus singu
Sri Lanka Short-horned Shrub Frog
8/16/2019
Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka
Taruga fastigo
Morningside Tree Frog
8/16/2019
Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka
Adenomus kelaartii
Kelaart’s Dwarf Toad
8/15/2019
Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka
Calotes desilvai
Morningside Lizard
8/15/2019
Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka
Ceratophora erdeleni
Erdelen’s Horned Lizard
8/15/2019
Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka
Ceratophora karu
Karu’s Horned Lizard
8/15/2019
Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka
Eutropis greeri
Greer’s Mabuya
8/15/2019
Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka
Gehyra mutilata
Common Four-clawed Gecko
8/15/2019
Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka
Indosylvirana temporalis
Günther’s Golden-backed Frog
8/15/2019
Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka
Lankanectes corrugatus
Corrugated Water Frog
8/15/2019
Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka
Lankascincus gansi
Gans’s Tree Skink
8/15/2019
Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka
Otocryptis wiegmanni
Sri Lankan Kangaroo Lizard
8/15/2019
Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus decoris
Elegant Shrub Frog
8/15/2019
Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus ocularis
Golden-eyed Shrub Frog
8/15/2019
Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus popularis
Common Shrub Frog
8/15/2019
Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus reticulatus
Reticulated Shrub Frog
8/15/2019
Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka
Rhabdophis ceylonensis
Sri Lankan Keelback
8/15/2019
Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka
Uperodon cf. obscurus
undescribed species
8/15/2019
Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka
Boiga forsteni
Forsten’s Cat Snake
8/14/2019
Southern Province, Sri Lanka
Boiga trigonota trigonata
no known English name
8/14/2019
Southern Province, Sri Lanka
Calliophis melanurus sinhaleyus
Sri Lanka Coral Snake
8/14/2019
Southern Province, Sri Lanka
Calotes calotes
Common Green Forest Lizard
8/14/2019
Southern Province, Sri Lanka
Daboia russelii
Russell’s Viper
8/14/2019
Southern Province, Sri Lanka
Geochelone elegans
Indian Star Tortoise
8/14/2019
Southern Province, Sri Lanka
Varanus bengalensis
Bengal Monitor
8/14/2019
Southern Province, Sri Lanka
Calodactylodes illingworthorum
Sri Lankan Golden Gecko
8/13/2019
Eastern Province, Sri Lanka
Calotes ceylonensis
Painted Lip Lizard
8/13/2019
Southern Province, Sri Lanka
Calotes versicolor
Oriental Garden Lizard
8/13/2019
Southern Province, Sri Lanka
Eutropis madaraszi
Sri Lankan Bronze Skink
8/13/2019
Southern Province, Sri Lanka
Hemidactylus hunae
Spotted Giant Gecko
8/13/2019
Eastern Province, Sri Lanka
Hemidactylus leschenaultii
Bark Gecko
8/13/2019
Southern Province, Sri Lanka
Varanus bengalensis
Bengal Monitor
8/13/2019
Southern Province, Sri Lanka
Crocodylus palustris
Mugger Crocodile
8/12/2019
Southern Province, Sri Lanka
Hemidactylus lankae
Sri Lankan Termite Hill Gecko
8/12/2019
Southern Province, Sri Lanka
Polypedates maculatus
Chunam Tree Frog
8/12/2019
Southern Province, Sri Lanka
Calotes versicolor
Oriental Garden Lizard
8/11/2019
Southern Province, Sri Lanka
Calotes versicolor
Oriental Garden Lizard
8/11/2019
Southern Province, Sri Lanka
Chrysopelea taprobanica
Sri Lankan Flying Snake
8/11/2019
Southern Province, Sri Lanka
Coelognathus helena
Trinket Snake
8/11/2019
Southern Province, Sri Lanka
Crocodylus palustris
Mugger Crocodile
8/11/2019
Southern Province, Sri Lanka
Dendrelaphis tristis
Common Bronzeback
8/11/2019
Southern Province, Sri Lanka
Eryx conicus
Rough-sided Sand Boa
8/11/2019
Southern Province, Sri Lanka
Lissemys ceylonensis
Sri Lanka Softshell Turtle
8/11/2019
Southern Province, Sri Lanka
Python molurus
Indian Rock Python
8/11/2019
Southern Province, Sri Lanka
Sitana ponticeriana
Pondichéry Fan-throated Lizard
8/11/2019
Southern Province, Sri Lanka
Varanus bengalensis
Bengal Monitor
8/11/2019
Southern Province, Sri Lanka
Aspidura trachyprocta
Common Rough-sided Snake
8/10/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Ceratophora stoddartii
Rhino Horn Lizard
8/10/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Cnemaspis gemunu
Gemunu’s Day Gecko
8/10/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Cophotis ceylanicus
Pygmy Lizard
8/10/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Hemidactylus depressus
Kandyan Gecko
8/10/2019
Southern Province, Sri Lanka
Hemidactylus parvimaculatus
Sri Lankan Spotted House Gecko
8/10/2019
Southern Province, Sri Lanka
Calotes nigrilabris
Black-cheeked Lizard
8/9/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Ceratophora stoddartii
Rhino Horn Lizard
8/9/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus alto
Horton Plains Shrub Frog
8/9/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus femoralis
Round-snout Pygmy Frog
8/9/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus microtympanum
Small-eared Shrub Frog
8/9/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus microtympanum
Small-eared Shrub Frog
8/9/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus silus
Pug-nosed Shrub Frog
8/9/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus viridis
Dull-green Shrub Frog
8/9/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Taruga eques
Saddled Tree Frog
8/9/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Aspidura desilvai
De Silva’s Rough-sided Snake
8/8/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Calotes calotes
Common Green Forest Lizard
8/8/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Calotes pethiyagodai
Pethiyagoda’s Crestless Lizard
8/8/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Cnemaspis punctata
Spotted Round-eyed Gecko
8/8/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Cophotis dumbara
Knuckles Pygmy Lizard
8/8/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Eutropis austini
Austin’s Mabuya
8/8/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Hemidactylus depressus
Kandyan Gecko
8/8/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus hoffmanni
Hoffman’s Shrub Frog
8/8/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus mooreorum
Moore’s Shrub Frog
8/8/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus steineri
Steiner’s Shrub Frog
8/8/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus stuarti
Stuart’s Shrub Frog
8/8/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Rhinophis philippinus
Cuvier’s Earth Snake
8/8/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Taruga eques
Saddled Tree Frog
8/8/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Calotes calotes
Common Green Forest Lizard
8/7/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Cnemaspis kallima
Gammaduwa Day Gecko
8/7/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Hemidactylus frenatus
Common House Gecko
8/7/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Lankascincus fallax
Common Lanka Skink
8/7/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Lyriocephalus scutatus
Hump-nosed Lizard
8/7/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Trimeresurus trigonocephalus
Sri Lankan Green Pit Viper
8/7/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Calotes calotes
Common Green Forest Lizard
8/6/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Calotes pethiyagodai
Pethiyagoda’s Crestless Lizard
8/6/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Calotes versicolor
Oriental Garden Lizard
8/6/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Calotes versicolor
Oriental Garden Lizard
8/6/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Ceratophora tennentii
Leafnose Lizard
8/6/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Cnemaspis punctata
Spotted Round-eyed Gecko
8/6/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Cnemaspis punctata
Spotted Round-eyed Gecko
8/6/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Cophotis dumbara
Knuckles Pygmy Lizard
8/6/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Cyrtodactylus soba
Dumbara Bent-toed Gecko
8/6/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Duttaphrynus melanostictus
Black-spined Toad
8/6/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Eutropis austini
Austin’s Mabuya
8/6/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Indosylvirana temporalis
Günther’s Golden-backed Frog
8/6/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Lankanectes pera
Dumbara Corrugated Frog
8/6/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Lankascincus fallax
Common Lanka Skink
8/6/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Nannophrys marmorata
Kirtisinghe’s Rock Frog
8/6/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus cavirostris
Hollow-snouted Shrub Frog
8/6/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus fulvus
Knuckles Shrub Frog
8/6/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus hoffmanni
Hoffman’s Shrub Frog
8/6/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus macropus
Bigfoot Shrub Frog
8/6/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus sarasinorum
Muller’s Shrub Frog
8/6/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus sp
unidentified species
8/6/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus steineri
Steiner’s Shrub Frog
8/6/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Pseudophilautus stuarti
Stuart’s Shrub Frog
8/6/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Taruga eques
Saddled Tree Frog
8/6/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Trimeresurus trigonocephalus
Sri Lankan Green Pit Viper
8/6/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Uperodon rohani
Rohan’s Globular Frog
8/6/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Oligodon taeniolatus ceylonicus
no known English name
8/5/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Otocryptis nigristigma
Black-spotted Kangaroo Lizard
8/5/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Calotes ceylonensis
Painted Lip Lizard
8/4/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Euphlyctis hexadactylus
Indian Five-fingered Frog
8/4/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Fowlea “piscator”
Checkered Keelback
8/4/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Hemidactylus depressus
Kandyan Gecko
8/4/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Hemidactylus depressus
Kandyan Gecko
8/4/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Hemidactylus frenatus
Common House Gecko
8/4/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Hemidactylus frenatus
Common House Gecko
8/4/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Hydrophylax gracilis
Sri Lanka Wood Frog
8/4/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Otocryptis nigristigma
Black-spotted Kangaroo Lizard
8/4/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Otocryptis nigristigma
Black-spotted Kangaroo Lizard
8/4/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Polypedates cruciger
Common Hourglass Treefrog
8/4/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Polypedates cruciger
Common Hourglass Treefrog
8/4/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
Polypedates maculatus
Chunam Tree Frog
8/4/2019
Central Province, Sri Lanka
May 2019
Sonora annulata annulata
Colorado Desert Shovel-nosed Snake
5/5/2019
San Diego County, California
Phrynosoma mcallii
Flat-tailed Horned Lizard
5/4/2019
San Diego County, California
Crotalus pyrrhus
Southwestern Speckled Rattlesnake
5/3/2019
San Diego County, California
Coleonyx variegatus variegatus
Desert Banded Gecko
5/2/2019
San Diego County, California
Dipsosaurus dorsalis dorsalis
Northern Desert Iguana
5/2/2019
San Diego County, California
Ensatina eschscholtzii klauberi
Large-blotched Ensatina
5/2/2019
San Diego County, California
Crotaphytus vestigium
Baja California Collared Lizard
5/1/2019
Riverside County, California
Dipsosaurus dorsalis dorsalis
Northern Desert Iguana
5/1/2019
Riverside County, California
April 2019
Coluber flagellum piceus
Red Racer
4/30/2019
Riverside County, California
Gopherus agassizii
Mohave Desert Tortoise
4/29/2019
Kern County, California