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Higher TaxaDactyloidae, Iguania, Sauria, Squamata (lizards) 
Common Names 
SynonymAnolis ibanezi POE, LATELLA, RYAN & SCHAAD 2009
Anolis chocorum — TALBOT 1974
Dactyloa chocorum — SAVAGE & GUYER 1989 (part.)
Anolis chocorum — VARGAS-S & BOLANOS-L 1999
Dactyloa ibanezi — NICHOLSON et al. 2012 
DistributionW Panama, Costa Rica

Type locality: Parque National General de Division Omar Torrijos Herrera, 5 km North of El Cope, Coclé Province, Panama, 8° 40’ 18.9’’ N, 80° 35’ 31.08’’ W.  
TypesHolotype: MSB 72574, Paratypes: MVUP, MSB, MCZ, SMF, AMNH 
CommentSynonymy: Populations of these species were previously assigned to A. chocorum. This is an “evolutionary” species.

Species group: Dactyloa latifrons species group (NICHOLSON et al. 2012). 
EtymologyNamed after Roberto Ibañez of the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute for his contributions to Panamanian herpetology. 
  • BATISTA, ABEL; MILAN VESELY, KONRAD MEBERT, SEBASTIAN LOTZKAT & GUNTHER KÖHLER 2015. A new species of Dactyloa from eastern Panama, with comments on other Dactyloa species present in the region. Zootaxa 4039 (1): 057–084 - get paper here
  • Beolens, Bo; Michael Watkins, and Michael Grayson 2011. The Eponym Dictionary of Reptiles. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, USA - get paper here
  • LOTZKAT, SEBASTIAN; ANDREAS HERTZ, JOE-FELIX BIENENTREU & GUNTHER KÖHLER 2013. Distribution and variation of the giant alpha anoles (Squamata: Dactyloidae) of the genus Dactyloa in the highlands of western Panama, with the description of a new species formerly referred to as D. microtus. Zootaxa 3626 (1): 1–54 - 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, S.; Latella, I.M.; Ryan, M.J. & Schaad, E.W. 2009. A new species of Anolis lizard (Squamata, Iguania) from Panama. Phyllomedusa 8 (2): 81-87 - get paper here
  • Vargas-S., F. & Bolanos-L., M.E. 1999. Presencia de reptiles en la región de Anchicayá, pacifico colombiano, a través de un gradiente de deforestación. Caldasia 21 (2): 235-238 - get paper here
  • VELASCO, JULIÁN A. & JUAN PABLO HURTADO-GÓMEZ 2014. A new green anole lizard of the "Dactyloa" clade (Squamata: Dactyloidae) from the Magdalena river valley of Colombia. Zootaxa 3785 (2): 201–216 - get paper here
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