• Reptiles

    Ecuador is home to the highest density of reptile species in the world, with 498 species already identified, 32% of which are endemic, and scientists agree that many new species still need to be described.


Identified species


Endemic species


Ecuador Red List

Species protection status 

Red List Ecuador: :

CR Danger of Critical Extinction
EN Danger of extinction
VU Vulnerable
NT Near threatened
DD Insufficient data