Iguana Species

45 living and 1 Extinct species – Click on the blue links for Species Accounts – More Soon !



Amblyrhynchus cristatus cristatus

Isabela Marine Iguanas

Amblyrhynchus cristatus godzilla

Punta Pitt Marine Iguanas

Amblyrhynchus cristatus hassi

Santa Cruz Marine Iguanas

Amblyrhynchus cristatus hayampi

Marchena Marine Iguanas

Amblyrhynchus cristatus jeffreysi

Wolf Marine Iguanas

Amblyrhynchus cristatus mertensi

San Cristóbal Marine Iguanas

Amblyrhynchus cristatus nanus

Genovesa Marine Iguanas

Amblyrhynchus cristatus sielmanni

Pinta Marine Iguana

Amblyrhynchus cristatus trillmichi

Santa Fé Marine Iguanas

Amblyrhynchus cristatus venustissimus

Española Marine Iguanas

Amblyrhynchus cristatus wikelskii

Santiago Marine Iguanas



Brachylophus bulabula

Central Fijian Banded Iguanas

Brachylophus fasciatus

Lau Banded Iguanas

Brachylophus gau

Gau Banded Iguanas

Brachylophus vitiensis

Fijian Crested Iguanas



Conolophus marthae

Pink Land Iguanas

Conolophus pallidus

Barrington Land Iguanas

Conolophus subcristatus

Galápagos Land Iguanas



Cachryx alfredschmidti

Campeche Thorntail Iguanas

Cachryx defensor

Yucatán Thorntail Iguanas



Ctenosaura acanthura

Veracruz Spiny-tailed Iguanas

Ctenosaura bakeri

Útila Spiny-tailed Iguanas

Ctenosaura clarki

Balsas Spiny-tailed Iguanas

Ctenosaura conspicuosa

San Esteban Spiny-tailed Iguanas

Ctenosaura flavidorsalis

Yellow-backed Spiny-tailed Iguanas

Ctenosaura hemilopha

Baja California Spiny-tailed Iguanas

Ctenosaura macrolopha

Sonoran Spiny-tailed Iguanas

Ctenosaura melanosterna

Black-chested Spiny-tailed Iguanas

Ctenosaura nolascensis

Nolasco Spiny-tailed Iguanas

Ctenosaura oaxacana

Oaxaca Spiny-tailed Iguanas

Ctenosaura oedirhina

Roatán Spiny-tailed Iguanas

Ctenosaura palearis

Motagua Spiny-tailed Iguanas

Ctenosaura pectinata

Guerreran Spiny-tailed Iguanas

Ctenosaura praeocularis

Southern Honduran Spiny-tailed Iguanas

Ctenosaura quinquecarinata

Five-keeled Spiny-tailed Iguanas

Ctenosaura similis similis

Common Spiny-tailed Iguanas

Ctenosaura similis multipunctata

Providence Spiny-tailed Iguanas



Cyclura carinata

Turks and Caicos Rock Iguanas

Cyclura collei

Jamaican Rock Iguanas

Cyclura cornuta

Hispaniolan Rhinoceros Iguanas

Cyclura cychlura cychlura

Andros Rock Iguanas

Cyclura cychlura figginsi

Exuma Rock Iguanas

Cyclura cychlura inornata

Allen Cays Rock Iguanas

Cyclura lewisi

Grand Cayman Blue Rock Iguanas

Cyclura nubila caymanensis

Sister Islands Rock Iguanas

Cyclura nubila nubila

Cuban Rock Iguanas

Cyclura onchiopsis (extinct)

Navassa Rhinoceros Iguanas

Cyclura pinguis

Anegada Rock Iguanas

Cyclura ricordii

Ricord’s Rock Iguanas

Cyclura rileyi cristata

Sandy Cay Rock Iguanas

Cyclura rileyi nuchalis

Acklins Rock Iguanas

Cyclura rileyi rileyi

San Salvador Rock Iguanas

Cyclura stejnegeri

Mona Rhinoceros Iguanas



Dipsosaurus catalinensis

Santa Catalina Desert Iguanas

Dipsosaurus dorsalis dorsalis

Western Desert Iguanas

Dipsosaurus dorsalis sonoriensis

Sonoran Desert Iguanas



Iguana delicatissima

Lesser Antillean Iguanas

Iguana iguana

Common Green Iguanas



Sauromalus ater (synonym obesus)

Common Chuckwallas

Sauromalus hispidus

Spiny Chuckwallas

Sauromalus klauberi

Catalina Chuckwallas

Sauromalus slevini

Slevin’s Chuckwallas

Sauromalus varius

Piebald Chuckwallas