You are here » home advanced search Anolis carlostoddi

Anolis carlostoddi (WILLIAMS, PRADERIO & GORZULA, 1996)

Can you confirm these amateur observations of Anolis carlostoddi?

Add your own observation of
Anolis carlostoddi »

We have no photos, try to find some by Google images search: Google images

Higher TaxaDactyloidae, Iguania, Sauria, Squamata (lizards) 
Subspecies 
Common Names 
SynonymPhenacosaurus carlostoddi WILLIAMS, PRADERIO & GORZULA 1996: 2
Phenacosaurus carlostoddi — GORZULA & SEÑARIS 1999
Anolis carlostoddi — POE 1998
Dactyloa carlostoddi — NICHOLSON et al. 2012 
DistributionVenezuela (Bolivar)

Type locality: the southern high plateau of Abacapa-tepui (5° 12’ N, 62° 19’ W) (Chimantá V.), Estado Bolivar, Venezuela, 2,200 m elevation.  
Reproductionoviparous 
TypesHolotype: SCN 10351, adult female 
Diagnosis 
CommentSpecies groups: Dactyloa heteroderma species group (fide NICHOLSON et al. 2012).

Abundance: only known from the type specimen (Meiri et al. 2017). 
Etymology“named after Carlos Todd, long active in conservation work, who participated in the exploration of Chimantá Tepui that resulted in the discovery of the new species.” (Williams et al. 1996) 
References
  • Barrio-Amorós, César L. & Brewer-Carias, Charles 2008. Herpetological results of the 2002 expedition to Sarisari–ama, a tepui in Venezuelan Guayana, with the description of five new species. Zootaxa 1942: 1-68 - get paper here
  • Gorzula, Stefan & Senaris, J. Celsa 1999. In: Contribution to the herpetofauna of the Venezuelan Guayana. I: a data base. Scientia Guaianae, Caracas, No. 8 [1998], 269+ pp.; ISBN 980-6020-48-0
  • Meiri, Shai; Aaron M. Bauer, Allen Allison, Fernando Castro-Herrera, Laurent Chirio, Guarino Colli, Indraneil Das, Tiffany M. Doan, Frank Glaw, Lee L. Grismer, Marinus Hoogmoed, Fred Kraus, Matthew LeBreton, Danny Meirte, Zoltán T. Nagy, Cristiano d 2017. Extinct, obscure or imaginary: the lizard species with the smallest ranges. Diversity and Distributions - get paper here
  • NICHOLSON, KIRSTEN E.; BRIAN I. CROTHER, CRAIG GUYER & JAY M. SAVAGE 2012. It is time for a new classification of anoles (Squamata: Dactyloidae). Zootaxa 3477: 1–108
  • Poe, S. 2013. 1986 Redux: New genera of anoles (Squamata: Dactyloidae) are unwarranted. Zootaxa 3626 (2): 295–299 - get paper here
  • Poe, Steven 1998. Skull characters and the cladistic relationships of the Hispaniolan dwarf twig Anolis. Herpetological Monographs 12: 192-236 - get paper here
  • Prates I, Melo-Sampaio PR, Drummond LO, Teixeira Jr M, Rodrigues MT, Carnaval AC. 2017. Biogeographic links between southern Atlantic Forest and western South America: rediscovery, redescription, and phylogenetic relationships of two rare montane anole lizards from Brazil. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, available online 11 May 2017 - get paper here
  • RIVAS, GILSON A.; CÉSAR R. MOLINA, GABRIEL N. UGUETO, TITO R. BARROS, CÉSAR L. BAR- RIO-AMORÓS & PHILIPPE J. R. KOK 2012. Reptiles of Venezuela: an updated and commented checklist. Zootaxa 3211: 1–64 - get paper here
  • Williams,E.E., Praderio,M.J. & Gorzula,S. 1996. A Phenacosaur from Chimanta Tepui, Venezuela. Breviora (506): 1-15 - get paper here
 
External links  
Is it interesting? Share with others:


Please submit feedback about this entry to the curator