Abronia meledona CAMPBELL & BRODIE, 1999
Can you confirm these amateur observations of Abronia meledona?
|Higher Taxa||Anguidae, Diploglossa, Sauria (lizards)|
|Synonym||Abronia meledona CAMPBELL & BRODIE 1999|
Abronia meledona — KÖHLER 2000: 38
|Distribution||SE Guatemala (Jalapa), 2200-2660 m elevation.|
Type locality: near the Torre de Guatel, near the aldea of Soledad Grande, Jalapa, Guatemala, 2660 m elevation (14° 31' N, 90° 09' W). This locality is located about 4 km airline ESE of Mataquescuintla on the slopes drained by the upper tributaries of the Rio Tapalapa. Map legend:
- Type locality.
- Region according to the TDWG standard, not a precise distribution map.
NOTE: TDWG regions are generated automatically from the text in the distribution field and this does not always work properly. We are working on it.
|Types||Holotype: The University of Texas at Arlington (UTA) R-31041, an adult female. The type was collected by local resident for Christian Girola and Eric Smith (original field no. CLG 199) on 28 September 1991.|