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Leiocephalus loxogrammus (COPE, 1887)

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Higher TaxaLeiocephalidae, Iguania, Sauria, Squamata (lizards) 
SubspeciesLeiocephalus loxogrammus loxogrammus (COPE 1887)
Leiocephalus loxogrammus parnelli BARBOUR & SHREVE 1935 
Common NamesRum Cay Curlytail Lizard 
SynonymLiocephalus loxogrammus COPE 1887: 437
Leiocephalus loxogrammus — SCHWARTZ & HENDERSON 1991: 432

Leiocephalus loxogrammus parnelli BARBOUR & SHREVE 1935
Leiocephalus loxogrammus parnelli — PREGILL 1992: 46 
DistributionBahamas, Rum Cay, San Salvador I (possibly Conception Island)

loxogrammus: Rum Cay. Type locality: Rum Cay, Bahama Islands.

parnelli: San Salvador I. Map legend:
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TypesSyntypes: MCZ 10931, USNM 14569
Holotype: MCZ 36748 [parnelli] 
  • Barbour, T. and B. Shreve. 1935. Concerning some Bahamian reptiles, with notes on the fauna. Proc. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist. 40: 347-365.
  • Cope, E.D. 1887. List of the Batrachia and Reptilia of the Bahama Islands. Proc. US Natl. Mus. 10: 436-439 - get paper here
  • Pregill,G.K. 1992. Systematics of the West Indian Lizard Genus Leiocephalus (Squamata: Iguania: Tropiduridae). Misc. Publ. Univ. Kans. Mus. Nat. Hist. 84: 1-69 - get paper here
  • Schwartz, A. & Henderson, R.W. 1991. Amphibians and Reptiles of the West Indies. University of Florida Press, Gainesville, 720 pp.
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