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Liolaemus cranwelli (DONOSO-BARROS, 1973)

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Higher TaxaLiolaemidae, Iguania, Sauria, Squamata (lizards) 
Common NamesCranwell's Tree Iguana 
SynonymPelusaurus cranwelli DONOSO-BARROS 1973: 132
Liolaemus cranwelli - LAURENT 1984
Liolaemus cranwelli — DIRKSEN & DE LA RIVA 1999 
DistributionBolivia (Santa Cruz)

Type locality: Bolivia, Santa Cruz, Nueva Moka.  
TypesHolotype: MACN = Mus. Argent. Cien. Nat. No. 3632. 
CommentETHERIDGE (2000) synonymizes Liolaemus cranwelli with L. wiegmanni although he states that the status of L. cranwelli remains unclear. Belongs to the wiegmanni group of Liolaemus. Probably synonymous with L. wiegmanni (Pincheira-Donoso, pers. comm, 3 Apr 2017). 
  • Dirksen, L. & De la Riva, I. 1999. The lizards and amphisbaenians of Bolivia (Reptilia, Squamata): checklist, localities, and bibliography. Graellsia 55: 199-215
  • Donoso-Barros, R. 1973. Un nuevo saurio de Bolivia (Lacertilia, Iguanidae). Neotropica 19: 132-134
  • Etheridge, R. 2000. A review of lizards of the Liolaemus wiegmannii group (Squamata, Iguania, Tropiduridae), and a history of morphological change in the sand-dwelling species. Herpetological Monographs 14: 293-352 - get paper here
  • Laurent, R. F. 1983. Sinonimia del género Pelosaurus Donoso-Barros con Liolaemus (Sauria, Iguanidae). Bol. Asoc. Herp. Argentina 1 (1): 9-10 - get paper here
  • Laurent,R.F. 1984. On some iguanid genera related to or previously confused with Liolaemus WIEGMANN. Journal of Herpetology 18 (4): 357-373 - get paper here
  • Verrastro, L.; Veronese, L.; Bujes, C. Martins Fias Filho, M. 2003. New species of Liolaemus from Southern Brazil (Iguania: Tropiduridae). Herpetologica 59 (1): 105-118 - get paper here
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