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Anolis boettgeri BOULENGER, 1911

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Higher TaxaDactyloidae, Iguania, Sauria (lizards) 
Subspecies 
Common NamesBoettger's Anole 
SynonymAnolis boettgeri BOULENGER 1911: 19
Anolis boettgeri — PETERS & DONOSO-BARROS 1970: 49
Anolis albimaculatus HENLE and EHRL 1991 (fide POE et al. 2008)
Dactyloa boettgeri — NICHOLSON et al. 2012 
DistributionPeru (Pasco)

Type locality: Huancabamba, Peru, 1000 m elevation [actually Oxapampa, Peru, fide BARBOUR 1934: 125] Map legend:
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TypesType: BMNH 1946.8.8.27-30 (and possibly additional specimens). 
CommentSpecies groups: Dactyloa punctata species group (fide NICHOLSON et al. 2012). 
EtymologyNamed after Mr. Enrique Böttger (1856-1944), the collector of the specimens in Huancabamba, Peru. Not to be confused with Oskar Böttger (1844-1910), a German herpetologist. 
References
  • Barbour,T. 1934. The anoles. II. The mainland species from México southward. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. Harvard 77: 121-155. - get paper here
  • Boulenger, George A. 1911. Descriptions of new reptiles from the Andes of South America, preserved in the British Museum. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (8) 7 (37): 19-25 - get paper here
  • Henle K. and EHRL A. 1991. Zur Reptilienfauna Perus nebst Beschreibung eines neuen Anolis (Iguanidae) und zweier neuer Schlangen (Colubridae). Bonner zoologische Beitraege 42 (2): 143 - 180. - get paper here
  • Poe, S. 2013. 1986 Redux: New genera of anoles (Squamata: Dactyloidae) are unwarranted. Zootaxa 3626 (2): 295–299 - get paper here
  • Poe, Steven and Christian Yañez-Miranda 2008. Another New Species of Green Anolis (Squamata: Iguania) from the Eastern Andes of Peru. Journal of Herpetology 42 (3): 564 - get paper here
  • Poe, Steven; Christian Yañez-Miranda, and Edgar Lehr 2008. Notes on Variation in Anolis boettgeri Boulenger 1911, Assessment of the Status of Anolis albimaculatus Henle and Ehrl 1991, and Description of a New Species of Anolis (Squamata: Iguania) Similar to Anolis boettgeri. Journal of Herpetology 42 (2): 251-259 - get paper here
 
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