The Cretan fauna. Amphibians and Reptiles

14 species of reptiles and 4 species of amphibians have a home on Crete.
The reptiles include 4 snake species, 2 types of lizard of which one is a subspecies that only live on Crete, 2 skinks and 3 kind of gekkoes and finally 3 turtle species. The amphibians include the highly endangered Cretan Water Frog, endemic to Crete.

Below you'll find a list of the amphibians and reptiles on Crete and thereafter some small descriptions of some of the animals



Lizards and Skinks