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Anadia antioquensis ARREDONDO, 2013

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Higher TaxaGymnophthalmidae (Cercosaurinae), Sauria, Gymnophthalmoidea, Squamata (lizards) 
Common Names 
SynonymAnadia antioquensis ARREDONDO 2013 
DistributionColombia (Antioquia)

Type locality: Vereda La Cejita (6°30′4′′N, 75°11′ 31′′ W), Municipio de Barbosa, Departamento de Antioquia, Colombia, 1850 m Map legend:
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TypesHolotype: MHUA 10537 (figs 1, 2). Adult male. Collected 2 April, 2000 by Juan M. Daza.
Paratype. MHUA 11254 juvenile female, collected in Vereda El Retiro (6°59′ 13′′ N, 75°8′15′′W), Municipio de Anorí, Departa- mento de Antioquia, 1700 m approx. Collected 31 March 2004 by Eliana M. Muñoz. 
EtymologyThe specific epithet is a noun in the genitive case, used as a toponym that refers to Antioquia, a Colombian Department, where the specimens were collected. 
  • Arredondo, Juan C. 2013. A new species of gymnophthalmid lizard of the genus Anadia (Gymnophthalmidae: Cercosaurinae) from Northern Andes of Colombia. Amphibia-Reptilia 34 (2): 173-184. - get paper here
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