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Calyptommatus confusionibus RODRIGUES, ZAHER & CURCIO, 2001

IUCN Red List - Calyptommatus confusionibus - Endangered, EN

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Higher TaxaGymnophthalmidae (Gymnophthalminae), Gymnophthalmini, Sauria, Gymnophthalmoidea, Squamata (lizards) 
Common Names 
SynonymCalyptommatus confusionibus RODRIGUES, ZAHER & CURCIO 2001
Calyptommatus confusionibus — DELFIM et al. 2011 
DistributionNE Brazil (Piaui: western margin of São Francisco River)

Type locality: Toca da Cabocla (Serra Grande), Parque Nacional da Serra das Confusões: State of Piaui: Brazil (08°55' 28"S, 43°26'58"W)  
TypesHolotype: MZUSP 88077 
  • Delfim, F.R.; D.O. Mesquita; H. Fernandes-Ferreira; L.B.Q. Cavalcanti. 2011. Procellosaurinus erythrocercus Rodrigues, 1991 (Squamata: Gymnophthalmidae): Distribution extension. Check List 7 (6): 856-858 - get paper here
  • Rodrigues, M.T. 2003. Herpetofauna da Caatinga. In: I.R. Leal, M. Tabarelli & J.M.C. Silva (eds.). Ecologia e conservação da Caatinga, pp. 181-236. Editora Universitária, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Recife, Brasil.
  • Rodrigues, Miguel Trefaut, Hussam Zaher and Felipe Curcio 2001. A new species of lizard, genus Calyptommatus, from the Caatingas of the state of Piauí, northeastern Brazil (Squamata, Gymnophthalmidae). Papéis Avulsos de Zoologia 41 (28): 529-546
  • Siedchlag, Ana Carolina; Maria Lúcia Benozzati, José Carlos Passoni, Miguel Trefaut Rodrigues 2010. Genetic structure, phylogeny, and biogeography of Brazilian eyelid-less lizards of genera Calyptommatus and Nothobachia (Squamata, Gymnophthalmidae) as inferred from mitochondrial DNA sequences. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 56 (2): 622-630 - get paper here
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