Jamaica giant galliwasp

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Jamaica giant galliwasp
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Family: Anguidae
Genus: Celestus
Binomial name
Celestus occiduus
(Shaw, 1802)

The Jamaica giant galliwasp (Celestus occiduus) was a kind of lizard of the Anguidae family. It was only found in Jamaica, and it is now extinct.

likely exterminated by introduced predators like mongooses. Wikipedia b