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Anolis imias RUIBAL & WILLIAMS, 1961

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Higher TaxaDactyloidae, Iguania, Sauria, Squamata (lizards) 
Common NamesImias Anole 
SynonymAnolis imias RUIBAL & WILLIAMS 1961: 237
Anolis imias — SCHWARTZ & HENDERSON 1991: 278
Anolis imias — RODRÍGUEZ SCHETTINO 1999: 372
Norops imias — NICHOLSON 2002
Norops imias — NICHOLSON et al. 2012 

Type locality: Imias, Guantánamo Province, Cuba; emended by Schwartz, 1968, to mountains (Sierra del Purial) north of Imias, Guantánamo Province, Cuba; also emended by Garrido and Jaume, 1984, to coastal cliffs near Imias.  
TypesHolotype: MCZ 42556. 
CommentSpecies group: Norops sagrei species group (fide NICHOLSON et al. 2012). 
  • Alfonso, Yasel U.; Lourdes Rodríguez-Schettino, Jonathan B. Losos, D. Luke Mahler, Sandra Chapman, and Teresa Imbert 2010. Geographic distribution, habitat use, and diet of Anolis imias on the southern coast of Guantanamo, Cuba. Anolis Newsletter VI: 1-10
  • Garrido, O. H., and M. L. Jaume. 1984. Catàlogo descriptivo de los anfibios y reptiles de Cuba. Dofiana, Acta Vertebrata, 11 (2):5-128.
  • Nicholson, K.E. 2002. Phylogenetic analysis and a test of the current infrageneric classification of Norops (beta Anolis). Herpetological Monographs 16: 93-120 - 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
  • Rodríguez Schettino, Lourdes (ed.) 1999. The iguanid lizards of Cuba. University Press of Florida, 428 pp.
  • Rodríguez Schettino, Lourdes, Carlos A. Mancina & Vilma Rivalta González 2013. REPTILES OF CUBA: CHECKLIST AND GEOGRAPHIC DISTRIBUTIONS. Smithsonian Herp. Inf. Serv. (144): 1-96 - get paper here
  • Ruibal, R. 1964. An annotated checklist and key to the anoline lizards of Cuba. Bull. Mus. comp. Zool. Harvard 130 (8): 475-520. - get paper here
  • Ruibal, R. and E. E. Williams. 1961. The taxonomy of the Anolis homolechis complex of Cuba. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. Harvard 125: 211-246. - get paper here
  • Schwartz, A. 1968. The Cuban lizards of the Anolis homolechis complex. Tulane Studies in Zoology 14: 140-184. - get paper here
  • Schwartz, A. & Henderson, R.W. 1991. Amphibians and Reptiles of the West Indies. University of Florida Press, Gainesville, 720 pp.
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