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Euspondylus simonsii BOULENGER, 1901

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Higher TaxaGymnophthalmidae, Sauria (lizards) 
Subspecies 
Common NamesSimons'Sun Tegus 
SynonymEuspondylus Simonsii BOULENGER 1901: 549
Euspondylus simonsii — PETERS & DONOSO-BARROS 1970: 121
Euspondylus simonsii — KÖHLER 2003 
DistributionPeru (Huánuco)

Type locality: Puntoyacu, Río Perené, Peru, 5000 ft. Map legend:
TDWG region - Region according to the TDWG standard, not a precise distribution map.

NOTE: TDWG regions are generated automatically from the text in the distribution field and not in every cases it works well. We are working on it.
 
TypesHolotype: BMNH 
Comment 
References
  • Boulenger, George A. 1901. Further descriptions of new reptiles collected by Mr. P. O. Simons in Peru and Bolivia. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7) 7 (42): 546-549 - get paper here
  • Köhler, G. 2003. Two new species of Euspondylus (Squamata: Gymnophthalmidae) from Peru. Salamandra 39 (1): 5-20 - get paper here
  • Köhler, G. and E. Lehr 2004. Comments on Euspondylus and Proctoporus (Squamata: Gymnophthalmidae) from Peru, with the description of three new species and a key to the Peruvian species. Herpetologica 60 (4):501-518 - get paper here
 
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