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. (2018). The Reptile Database (version Dec 2015). In: Roskov Y., 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. (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 31st July 2018. Digital resource at www.catalogueoflife.org/col. Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.