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Bachia cacerensis CASTRILLON & STRUSSMAN, 1998

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Higher TaxaGymnophthalmidae (Cercosaurinae), Sauria, Gymnophthalmoidea, Squamata (lizards) 
Common Names 
SynonymBachia cacerensis CASTRILLON & STRUSSMAN 1998 
DistributionBrazil (Mato Grosso)

Type locality: BRASIL, Mato Grosso: Cáceres (Cerradão da ZPE - Zona de Processamento e Exportação, 16°10'S, 57°41 'W), Map legend:
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TypesHolotype: ZUEC 01523 (ex-UFMT 1896), female; paratypes: ZUEC 01899 (ex-UFMT 1849); Cáceres (Gleba Facão), fêmea, 24-VI-1994, M.I. Castrillon & E.L. Silvaleg., ZUEC 01900 (ex-UNEMAT 0009). 
CommentProbably also in Bolivia (fide LANGSTROTH 2005). 
EtymologyNamed after the type locality. 
  • Castrillon, M.I & C. STRUSSMAN 1998. Nova espécie de Bachia e a presença de B. dorbignyi (DUMÉRIL & BIBRON) no sudoeste de Mato Grosso, Brasil (Sauria, Gymnophthalmidae). Revista Bras. Zool. 15 (3): 567-581.
  • Langstroth, R.P. 2005. Adiciones probables y confirmadas para la saurofauna boliviana. Kempffiana 1 (1): 101-128
  • RODRIGUES, MIGUEL TREFAUT; AGUSTÍN CAMACHO, PEDRO MURILO SALES NUNES, RENATO SOUSA RECODER, MAURO TEIXEIRA JR., PAULA H. VALDUJO, JOSÉ MÁRIO B. <br />GHELLERE, TAMÍ MOTT & CRISTIANO NOGUEIRA 2008. A new species of the lizard genus Bachia (Squamata: Gymnophthalmidae) from the Cerrados of Central Brazil. Zootaxa 1875: 39–50 - get paper here
  • TEIXEIRA JR, MAURO; RENATO SOUSA RECODER, AGUSTÍN CAMACHO, MARCO AURÉLIO DE SENA, CARLOS ARTURO NAVAS & MIGUEL TREFAUT RODRIGUES 2013. A new species of Bachia Gray, 1845 (Squamata: Gymnophthalmidae) from the Eastern Brazilian Cerrado, and data on its ecology, physiology and behavior. Zootaxa 3616 (2): 173–189 - get paper here
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