The reptiles and amphibians are terrarium animals particularly popular.
In this list we show some of them. We will always have to take into account the species protection legislation of each country and always avoid the acquisition of species captured in their wild habitat in favor of species bred in captivity..
The Agamid Lizards are found in Europe, Africa, asian and
The Axolotl (Ambystoma mexicanum), member of the family of caudados, found exclusively in a few high-altitude Mexican lakes, by
The Turtles they can be carnivorous, omnivorous or herbivorous and there are some species that change their diet as they grow and tend to go from
The lizards they feed mainly on living beings, usually from invertebrates. But this pattern does not work for all lizards. Some are always
Each species of reptile has specific feeding requirements manifested in digestive and metabolic adaptations, that define water requirements, calories and
Very nice tree lizard also called American chameleon, due to the ability to change color depending on the environment.
The Amazon tree boa it is a popular pet with snake fanciers and is a fairly common export in the snake trade.
The Boa imperator is twilight and nocturnal. During the day it hides in caves, hollow trees or other shelters and only comes out to take
In some countries, the possession of the Boa constrictor is regulated by the regulations on the possession of so-called “potentially dangerous animals”
The New Guinea ground boa it is mainly nocturnal and moves on the ground and is only occasionally found in trees.
The Carpet chameleon, formerly known as Chamaeleo lateralis, is a beautiful species in high demand for the pet trade.
The Von Höhnel's chameleon (Trioceros hoehnelii) is a high-altitude species that ascends to more than 3.000 m on Mount Elgon.
The Four-horned chameleon, also known as Cameroon bearded chameleon, it is recognizable not only by its four protruding horns, but also for
The Montane side-striped chameleon (Trioceros ellioti) has a soft personality. Although no chameleon should be considered a pet to be kept and interacted with
If a «Fischer's chameleon» in a pet store or elsewhere, it's not uncommon to know
The Jackson's chameleon is diurnal and displays food-seeking behavior with few movements per minute and a speed of locomotion
The Meller's chameleon It is the largest chameleon on the African continent., large males usually reach 61 cm length
The Senegal chameleon comes from West Africa and requires special care, as it is quite fragile.
Depending on local origin, males of Veiled chameleon reach a length of 35 to 60 centimeters, the females of 20 to 45
The most fascinating feature that has the Panther chameleon is its extraordinarily vibrant coloration.
The Brygoo's chameleon it is a small to medium sized chameleon, earthy brown to blend in with leaf litter.
Chameleons are the artists of the transformation of the animal kingdom: Depending on your state of mind, may change color and shape.
The Common chuckwalla found in deserts, where the air is warm and dry (of 9 to 45 degrees Celsius).
The Egyptian spiny-tailed lizard It is the largest species of Spiny-tailed lizards
The Ocellated spinytail is native to northeastern Africa, where it can be found in southern Egypt, Sudan, Eritrea, Djibouti, Ethiopia (near
The Ornate mastigure (Uromastyx ornata) is included in the Appendix 2 of the Washington Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species
The African house snake inhabits arid areas near the Atlantic coast, plains with formations of euphorbias and other bushes.
The Painted bronzeback It is the most common type of snakes of the genus Dendrelaphis. Active during the day, usually wanders
This species has a calm character. When the Checkered garter snake feels threatened, usually flees.
Although the Oriental garden lizard can be found relatively frequently and at a fairly low price in the trade, it's not easy to
At present they are known 8 species bearded dragons (Drive), of which two species are commonly bred in captivity: The “Dragon
The Mountain horned dragon is a beautiful lizard that is also called asian chameleon, due to their color changes and customs
The Chinese water dragon the green (Physignathus cocincinus) lives in the rainforests of Southeast Asia, preferably near bodies of water.
The Green striped tree dragon is shy in nature and tends to panic. This can be counteracted with a good structure in
The lizards resembling Skinks first appear in the fossil record about 140 millions of years, during the early Cretaceous ,
Nice small lizard of the family of the escindidos. As you can see, full of the stripes that give it its name and
Beautiful skink from Indonesia with a robust appearance and with colors that make it look metallic. Maintenance is exactly the same as for
Precious and very rare Indonesian lizard that nowadays is very difficult to find. It likes humid places so
awesome lizards. This species is one of the best to keep as it is one of the calmest and most manageable. very easy animals, to
Its coloration ranges from gray to brown with perpendicular dark bands. reaches 60 cm in length and its is a popular kind
The Pink-tongued skink it is a forest animal so in the terrarium we will put some humidity. very easy maintenance.
Very rare and very little seen niger skink. It is an animal of terrestrial customs and dry areas, desert and
Another species of this genus so docile and friendly from Southeast Asia. They are just as easy to maintain as the others. It is convenient to put
The great skink North Africa and one of the most beautiful we can find, since the orange colors it has
The Nelson's milksnake (Lampropeltis triangulum nelsoni) it is a small to medium sized snake, with a length of 91-152 centimeters.
As to the nature, the Oaxacan spinytail iguana is relatively tame, eats from the hand and does not get scared when you put
The trade of Electric blue gecko is now banned in the EU. They cannot be kept or sold in the EU without documentation and
The Rough-tailed gecko needs a dry sandy terrarium with shelter and a small log to climb on or under.
The Thick-tailed gecko have the nickname of “Barking Gecko” because they can make the corresponding sounds. If they feel upset, can complain in
Thanks to the special adhesive foils on your fingers, the Madagascar day gecko not only moves on the smoothest surfaces, but
The Gold dust day gecko is commonly known as the mascot of GEICO Insurance, and also the main character of the series
54 Golden gecko
The Golden gecko golden yellow in color is a splendid host of the terrarium, since they are very easy to maintain and are also completely
The Dwarf yellow-headed gecko is widely traded in the exotic animal trade.
Extraordinary arboreal dwarf lizard that will soon replace those already only very rarely seen in terrariums Blue Gecko
57 Cat gecko
The Cat gecko is an elegant gecko highly sought after by gecko collectors. It's relatively easy to create, but it can be difficult
The Leopard gecko they are peaceful and friendly creatures. They can be kept individually, as a couple or in a group without any problem.
Leopard gecko – It repeats
The Common wonder gecko it inhabits the ground in deserts and semi-deserts with sparse vegetation. High daytime and low nighttime temperatures.
60 Lined gecko
Gecko arborícola big size and nice design. This type of gecko also has the advantage of being totally docile at the time
Very nice asian gecko, with a splendid contrast of colors in its range of grays, black and white. It is an animal that like the
Geckos – a brief profile
The Geckos are, without a doubt, animals
63 Blue iguana
The Blue iguana (Cyclura lewisi) came to have only between 10 and 25 specimens in the wild.
The Lau banded iguana is considered a national treasure by the government of this country, and his image has appeared on stamps of
65 Cuban iguana
As the largest member of its kind, the Cuban iguana (Cyclura nubila) reaches a total length of 150 cm and a head-torso length of
The Angel Island chuckwalla it is the second largest species of the genus Sauromalus (chuckwallas), reaching 44 cm of body length and 64 cm length
The Western spiny-tailed iguana (Ctenosaura pectinata) It is one of the largest members of the Spinytail iguanas (Ctenosaura) and can reach a length
68 Black iguana
The Black iguana it is a large and bulky lizard, and adult males reach 45 cm long with a tail of 30
The Rhinoceros iguana (Cyclura cornuta) It is one of the most requested pets by iguana keepers., but due to its size and
70 Green iguana
The Green iguana is a large reptile with a powerful body that can reach a length of almost two meters.
71 Pet Iguanas
Due to their breeding requirements
The North African mastigure It is one of the most representative reptiles of the Sahara desert. It is medium in size:
The Saharan spiny-tailed lizard it is a relatively small and slender species for the genus, with an average total length (including the
The Red-headed rock agama (Agama agama) It is one of the most colored lizards that we can find, since even the females are quite colorful. Son
How they are easily domesticated and relatively easy to maintain, the Sudan plated lizard is a very popular terrarium animal.
The Spiny-tailed lizards They have perfectly adapted to their natural habitat and the conditions that prevail there, such as heat and
The Green tree python has two different poses, depending on whether you are resting or hunting. In the resting position, the body of the snake is
The Indian python it is the dream snake for many terrarium keepers. His attractive appearance, its imposing size and its temperament, generally
79 Ball python
At birth, the Ball python measured between 25 and 43 centimeters in length and grows up to 1 or 1,5 meters in adulthood.
The great demand for exotic animals has grown, what makes the Reticulated python be caught in the pet market to be
The African clawed frog was bred for decades to perform pregnancy tests and thus spread throughout the world.
This curious terrestrial frog comes from Southeast Asia, from wetlands, what we will take into account to install the terrarium.
All climbing frogs are subject to species protection legislation and require confirmation of origin.
The Green puddle frog It is a nice guest for the aquaterrarium and very easy to maintain..
85 Tree frogs
The tree frog has a slightly toxic skin discharge that can cause irritation when it comes in contact with human skin.
The South American horned frogs They are originally from South America., but now they are bred in many color varieties.
Common foreshortening (Ceratophrys ornata) – Melanie
The Mediterranean house gecko is active at sunset and at night. It only activates sporadically during the day, especially when it is sunny in the
The Colorado River toad reaches dimensions to take into account when housing in the terrarium. Very animal
The Oriental fire-bellied toad (Bombina orientalis), attractive colors, It is one of the most common amphibian species.. Its area of â€‹â€‹distribution
some species (for example, the Phrynomantis and more toads) can produce a poisonous skin discharge and should never be handled with bare hands.
The Rice paddy snake, mostly nocturnal, comes out at night to hunt fish and amphibians.
The Puff-faced water snake inhabits freshwater bodies, like swamps, forest ponds and streams.
The Keeled slug-eating snake is a predominantly lowland resident. It is rarely found near human settlements and areas of
This is the famous Egg-eating snake. We are probably facing the easiest snake to feed there is, From a visual point of view
the care of the Striped house snake in a terrarium it is quite simple, since it does not pose special requirements in terms of levels
96 Diadem snake
Quite large, reaching some 150-200 cm length. the head of the Diadem snake is elongated, slightly triangular and clearly separated from the neck.
The name of Honduran milk snake has its origin in the erroneous belief that they drank milk from the udders of cows,
The Arboreal ratsnake it is diurnal and lives exclusively in the trees of the tropical forest, especially near bodies of water
99 Corn snake
The Corn snake also known as Red rat snake. The common name of “Corn snake” has its origin
The Sri Lankan green vine snake diurnal inhabits trees and shrubs on farmland and in forests. They feed on frogs, lizards and
Although the Oriental wolf snake it is poisonous, this poison is relatively mild. Even when they bite humans, the impact is usually not harmful.
102 Sunbeam snake
The Sunbeam snake They are constrictors and kill their prey by suffocating them in their muscular coils..
Primary habitat varies by subspecies. The Eastern kingsnake can be found in forests, Meadows, deserts and urban areas.
The Golden tree snake is accustomed by nature to tree life (on the floor) in tropical jungles.
105 Everything You Need to Know About Caring for Mosaic Axolotls">Everything You Need to Know About Caring for Mosaic Axolotls
If you are an aquarist looking to diversify from keeping the regular fish, an axolotl is a unique type of fish
The African forest turtle not exactly a colorful turtle. But with its hinge on the abdominal shell, which allows it to fold up
The Common musk turtle owes its name musk (colloquially stinky) to their musk glands, with whose help it can secrete a strongly odorous secretion to drive away
Like all species of the genus Sternotherus, the Razor-backed musk turtle it is a very aquatic species that rarely comes out of the water to drink
The Chinese softshell turtle it is completely different from all other turtles, if only for the soft shell.
To the Chinese stripe-necked turtle he likes sunbathing. It is quite a resistant species., peaceful and good swimmer. No hibernation.
Are you looking for an active and colorful turtle that does not need to spend the winter? So, the Red-bellied short-necked turtle is ideal for you!
The African helmeted turtle is very popular among turtle fans. Animals live in both water and
The Eastern mud turtle uses tactile senses and vision when searching for food. They use vision to search for their prey and
The Striped mud turtle inhabits stagnant and slow-flowing waters of all kinds, including temporary.
The Spot-legged wood turtle it is a semi-aquatic species. Lives most of the time in swamps, coastal streams and marshes.
The Florida red-bellied cooter only suitable for keeping in a pond in summer. Since this tortoise does not hibernate with the
The West African mud turtle it is extremely adaptable and can be found in all types of waters. Pools, ponds, lakes, rivers…
The Rio Grande cooter it is a medium to large sized aquatic turtle with pronounced sexual dimorphism in body size
The Painted wood turtle it is a very striking turtle thanks to its colors and therefore it is easy to find it as a pet.
The Scorpion mud turtle is a Kinosternidae (mud turtle) medium to large in size with an oval shell (top shell) with a length of
122 False map turtle
The False map turtle is a strong swimmer and prefers rivers and large streams with moderate currents.
123 Toadhead turtle
The Toadhead turtle It is a shy species with nocturnal and aquatic habits that prefers the bottom of bodies of water.. These turtles change
124 Leopard tortoise
The Leopard tortoise it is a magnificent representative of African tortoises in terms of shell. Young animals in particular have a pattern of
The Mississippi map turtle it is a popular pet among aquarists and is very pleasant to watch.
The Marginated tortoise You can live up 100 years. This should be taken into account when buying a young animal. It is advisable to think about inheritance
The Hermann's tortoise You can live up 70 years. This should be taken into account when buying a young animal: who will stay with my animal
128 Greek tortoise
The Greek tortoise You can live up 80 years. This should be taken into account when buying a young animal. So, it is advisable to think
Like other freshwater turtles, the New Guinea snapping turtle alternate periods in the water with time to take the
The Nicaraguan slider lives in all kinds of watercourses: lazy rivers, lakes, swamps, ponds, voice,… They adapt to almost any aquatic environment,
131 Russian tortoise
The Russian tortoise (Testudo horsfieldii) during very hot summers, they burrow to spend a period of summer dormancy. In countries where
The Red-footed tortoise impresses with bright yellowish or red markings on the shell. Unlike the other turtles, needs a lot
The toxin of the Mangrove snake, call denmotoxina, it is especially useful for hunting its main prey, birds.
Gold-ringed cat snake – Cymothoa