T.E.R:R.A.I.N - Taranaki Educational Resource: Research, Analysis and Information Network

Reptiles (Frogs, Geckos, Lizards, Skinks)

All New Zealand’s reptiles are fully protected, meaning that they may only be handled, collected or kept in captivity under permit. Predation of New Zealand's reptiles occurs by mustelids (ferrets, weasels, stoats) rats, birds and cats.

Frog (Archey's frog NZ) Leiopelma archeyi 

Frog (Brown tree frog) Litoria ewingii 

Frog (Hamilton's frog NZ) Leiopelma hamiltoni

Frog (Hochstetter's frog NZ) Leiopelma hochstetteri

Frog (Maud Island frog NZ) Leiopelma pakeka 

Frog (Southern Bell) Litoria raniformis)

Frog (Golden Bell ) Litoria aurea 

Gecko (Common) Woodworthia maculatus

Gecko (Cromwell) Woodworthia 'Cromwell' 

Gecko (Duvaucel's gecko) Hoplodactylus duvaucelii 

Gecko (Forest) Mokopirirakau granulatus

Gecko (Goldstripe)  Woodworthia chrysosireticus

Gecko (Jewelled) Naultinus gemmeus

Gecko (Northland green) Naultinus grayii

Gecko (Otago large gecko) Woodworthia sp. ‘Otago large’ 

Gecko (Pacific Sticky-toed) Dactylocnemis pacificus

Gecko (Wellington green) Naultinus elegans punctatus  

Lizard (Australian water dragon) Intellagama lesueurii 

Skink (Common) Oligosoma polychroma

Skink (Cobble skink)

Skink (Brown) Oligosoma zelandicum  

Skink (Copper) Cyclodina aenea

Skink (Grand) Oligosoma grande

Skink (McCann's skink) Oligosoma maccanni

Skink (Otago ) Oligosoma otagense 

Skink (Rainbow) Lampropholis delicate 

Skink (Shore) Oligosoma smithii

Skink (Spotted) Oligosoma lineoocellatum

Skink (Whitakers) Cyclodina whitakeri 

Tuatara (Sphenodon guntheri) Brother Islands tuatara

Lizard (Tuatara) Sphenodon punctatus & Sphenodon guntheri