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Abronia martindelcampoi FLORES-VILLELA & SÁNCHEZ-H., 2003

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Higher TaxaAnguidae (Gerrhonotinae), Diploglossa, Anguimorpha, Sauria, Squamata (lizards) 
Common NamesS: Escorpión Arboricola de Martin del Campo
E: Martín del Campo’s Arboreal Alligator Lizard 
SynonymAbronia martindelcampoi FLORES-VILLELA & SÁNCHEZ-H. 2003
Abronia deppii — SMITH & TAYLOR 1950: 196
Abronia deppii — TIHEN 1954
Abronia deppi — DAVIS & DIXON 1961
Abronia deppii — GOOD 1988 
DistributionMexico (Guerrero)

Type locality: Mexico, Guerrero, Chilpancingo, Omiltemi, Orilla Norte in oak forest at 2250 m elevation.  
TypesHolotype: CNAR (= UNAM = MZFC) 02778 
EtymologyNamed after Rafael Martín del Campo y Sánchez, Mexican herpetologist. 
  • Beolens, Bo; Michael Watkins, and Michael Grayson 2011. The Eponym Dictionary of Reptiles. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, USA - get paper here
  • Davis, William B.; Dixon, James R. 1961. Reptiles (exclusive of snakes) of the Chilpancingo Region, Mexico. Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington 74: 37-56 - get paper here
  • Flores-Villela, O. & Sánchez-H., O. 2003. A new species of Abronia (Squamata: Anguidae) from the Sierra Madre del Sur of Guerrero, Mexico, with comments on Abronia deppii. Herpetologica 59 (4): 524-531 - get paper here
  • Good, D.A. 1988. Phylogenetic relationships among gerrhonotine lizards; an analysis of external morphology. Univ. California Publ. Zool. 121: 139 pp. - get paper here
  • Langner, Christian 2014. Baumschleichen der Gattung Abronia. Terraria-Elaphe 2014 (1): 14-26 (2013) - get paper here
  • Palacios-Aguilar, Ricardo & OSCAR FLORES-VILLELA 2018. An updated checklist of the herpetofauna from Guerrero, Mexico. Zootaxa 4422 (1): 1-24 - get paper here
  • Smith,H.M. & Taylor,E.H. 1950. An annotated checklist and key to the reptiles of Mexico exclusive of the snakes. Bull. US Natl. Mus. 199: 1-253 - get paper here
  • Tihen, J. A. 1954. Gerrhonotine lizards recently added to the American Museum collection, with further revisions of the genus Abronia. American Museum Novitates (1687): 1-26 - get paper here
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