Database Details : The Reptile Database

Full name: The Reptile Database
Short name: ReptileDB
Version: Dec 2015
Release date: 2015-12-15
Authors/editors: Uetz P. & Hošek J.
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Chordata - Reptilia
English name of the group: Reptiles
Number of living species 10,233
Number of living infraspecific taxa 3,592
Number of extinct species: 0
Number of extinct infraspecific taxa: 0
Number of synonyms: 30,299
Number of common names: 11,764
Total number of names: 55,888
Abstract: The Reptile Database is a taxonomic database that provides basic information about all living reptile species, such as turtles, snakes, lizards, and crocodiles, as well as tuataras and amphisbaenians, but does not include dinosaurs.
Organization: Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond VA, USA
Website: http://www.reptile-database.org
Bibliographic citation: Uetz P. & Hošek J. (2017). The Reptile Database (version Dec 2015). In: Roskov Y., Abucay L., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Bailly N., Kirk P.M., Bourgoin T., DeWalt R.E., Decock W., De Wever A., Nieukerken E. van, Zarucchi J., Penev L., eds. (2017). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 29th September 2017. Digital resource at www.catalogueoflife.org/col. Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.