The Tuvalu Forest Gecko Lepidodactylus
tepukapili (eol) (BHL) is known solely from Tuvalu.
Land snails unique to Tuvalu include Sinployea pseudovicaria (BHL), Sinployea ellicensis (BHL), Vatusila vaitupuensis (BHL), and Thaumatodon decemplicata (BHL). Endemic jumping spiders include Ascyltus audax (fig. 4 at NZTEC) and Ascyltus ferox (fig. 3 at NZTEC).
Tuvalu is part of the Western Polynesian Tropical Moist Forests terrestrial ecoregion (EoE).