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Enyalioides cofanorum DUELLMAN, 1973

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Higher TaxaHoplocercidae, Iguania, Sauria, Squamata (lizards) 
Common NamesE: Cofan woodlizard, Duellman's Dwarf Iguana
S: lagartijas de palo cofanes 
SynonymEnyalioides cofanorum DUELLMAN 1973
Enyalioides cofanorum — DUELLMAN 1978: 203
Enyalioides cofanorum — LEWIS 2002
Enyalioides cofanorum — TORRES-CARVAJAL et al. 2011 
DistributionColombia [Castro,F. (pers. comm.)], Ecuador, N Peru ?

Type locality: Ecuador, Napo, Santa Caecilia [0°3'N, 76°59'33''W]  
TypesHolotype: KU 146658 
EtymologyNamed after the Cofan Indians. Not in Peru fide TORRES-CARVAJAL et al. (2008) 
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  • Duellman,W.E. 1973. Descriptions of new lizards from the upper Amazon Basin. Herpetologica 29: 228-231 - get paper here
  • Duellman,W.E. & Mendelson III, J.R. 1995. Amphibians and reptiles from Northern Departamento Loreto, Peru: Taxonomy and Biogeography. Univ. Kansas Sci. Bull. 55 (10): 329-376
  • Lewis, R.R. 2002. Threats facing endemic herpetofauna in the cloud forest reserves of Ecuador. Herpetological Bulletin (79): 18-26 - get paper here
  • Torres-Carvajal, O.; Almenáriz, A.; Valencia, J.; Yúnez-Muñoz, M. & Reyes, J.P. 2008. A new species of Enyalioides (Iguanidae: Hoplocercinae) from southwestern Ecuador. Pap. Avulsos Zool. (São Paulo) 48 (20): 227-235 - get paper here
  • Torres-Carvajal, Omar; Kevin de Queiroz & Richard Etheridge 2009. A new species of iguanid lizard (Hoplocercinae, Enyalioides) from southern Ecuador with a key to eastern Ecuadorian Enyalioides. ZooKeys 27: 59–71 - get paper here
  • Torres-Carvajal, Omar; RICHARD ETHERIDGE & KEVIN DE QUEIROZ 2011. A systematic revision of Neotropical lizards in the clade Hoplocercinae (Squamata: Iguania). Zootaxa 2752: 1–44 - get paper here
  • Venegas PJ, Torres-Carvajal O, Duran V, de Queiroz K 2013. Two sympatric new species of woodlizards (Hoplocercinae, Enyalioides) from Cordillera Azul National Park in northeastern Peru. ZooKeys 277: 69–90. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.277.3594 - get paper here
  • Wiens, John J. and Richard E. Etheridge 2003. Phylogenetic relationships of Hoplocercid lizards: coding and combining meristic, morphometric, and polymorphic data using step matrices. Herpetologica 59 (3): 375-398 - get paper here
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