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Anadia rhombifera (GÜNTHER, 1859)

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Higher TaxaGymnophthalmidae (Cercosaurinae), Sauria, Gymnophthalmoidea, Squamata (lizards) 
Common NamesRhombifer Anadia 
SynonymCercosuarus rhombifer GÜNTHER 1859
Ecpleopus (euspondylus) rhombifer — PETERS 1862
Leposoma rhombiferum COPE 1885: 98
Anadia rhombifera BOULENGER 1885: 399
Anadia rhombifera — PETERS & DONOSO-BARROS 1970: 41
Anadia rhombifera — OFTEDAL 1974
Anadia rhombifera — BETANCOURT et al. 2018 
DistributionEcuador, Colombia (Antioquia, Boyacá, Santander, Quindío)

Type locality: Western Ecuador  
TypesHolotype: BMNH 1946.9.1.4 
CommentSynonymy that of Oftedal (1974). 
  • Arteaga AF, Bustamante-Enríquez LM and Guayasamin JM 2013. The Amphibians and Reptiles of Mindo. - get paper here
  • Betancourt, Raquel; Carolina Reyes-Puig, Simón E. Lobos, Mario H. Yánez- Muñoz & Omar Torres-Carvajal 2018. Sistemática de los saurios Anadia Gray, 1845 (Squamata: Gymnophthalmidae) de Ecuador: límite de especies, distribución geográfica y descripción de una especie nueva. Neotropical Biodiversity, 4:1, 82-101, DOI: 10.1080/23766808.2018.1487694 - get paper here
  • Cope, E.D. 1886. Catalogue of the species of batrachians and reptiles contained in a collection made at Pebas, Upper Amazon, by John Hauxwell. Proc. Amer. Philos. Soc. 23: 94-103 [1885] - get paper here
  • Garcia-Cobos, Daniela; Diego Gomez-Sanchez, Juan P. Ramirez 2018. New records of Anadia rhombifera (GÜNTHER, 1859), in the Cordillera Central and Cordillera Oriental of Colombia. Herpetozoa 31 (1/2): 91 - 94 - get paper here
  • Günther,A. 1859. Second list of cold-blooded vertebrata collected by Mr. Fraser in the Andes of Western Ecuador. Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1859: 402-422 - get paper here
  • Loveridge, A. 1929. A new Anadia from Colombia with remarks on other members of the genus. Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington 42: 99-102 - get paper here
  • Oftedal,O.T. 1974. A revision of the genus Anadia (Sauria, Teiidae). Arquivos de Zoologia, Sao Paulo 25: 203-265
  • Vanegas-Guerrero, Jhonattan 2015. Reptilia, Sauria, Gymnophthalmidae, Anadia rhombifera (Günther, 1859): Distribution extension and first records from Quindío department, Colombia. Check List 11 (1): 1512 - get paper here
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