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Colobosauroides carvalhoi SOARES & CARAMASCHI, 1998

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Higher TaxaGymnophthalmidae (Cercosaurinae s.l., Ecpleopodinae), Sauria, Gymnophthalmoidea, Squamata (lizards) 
Subspecies 
Common Names 
SynonymColobosauroides carvalhoi SOARES & CARAMASCHI 1998
Colobosauroides carvalhoi — VECHIO et al. 2018 
DistributionBrazil (Bahia)

Type locality: Brasil, Bahia, Municipio de Barreiras (12° 09’ S, 44° 59’ W)  
Reproductionoviparous 
TypesHolotype: MNRJ 2565, male 
Diagnosis 
CommentColobosauroides is most closely related to the genera Anotosaura, Colobodactylus, and Colobosaura. 
EtymologyNamed after Dr. Antenor Leitao de Carvalho (1910-1985), a Brazilian herpetologist and ichthyologist, specialized in frogs. He became Curator of Herpetology (1941) and, eventually Vice Director. of the Museu Nacional, Rio de Janeiro. 
References
  • Beolens, ; Bo; Michael Watkins, and Michael Grayson 2011. The Eponym Dictionary of Reptiles. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, USA - get paper here
  • Recoder, Renato Sousa; Arnaldo Magalhães-Júnior, Juliana Rodrigues, Hugo Bonfim de Arruda Pinto, Miguel Trefaut Rodrigues and Agustín Camacho 2018. Thermal Constraints Explain the Distribution of the Climate Relict Lizard Colobosauroides carvalhoi (Gymnophthalmidae) in the Semiarid Caatinga. South American Journal of Herpetology 13 (3): 248–259 - 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.
  • Soares, M. & U. CARAMASCHI 1998. Espécie nova de Colobosauroides CUNHA, LIMA-VERDE & LIMA, 1991 do estado da Bahia, Brasil (Squamata, Sauria, Gymnophthalmidae). Bol. Mus. Nac. nov. Sér., Rio deJaneiro, 388: 1-8.
 
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