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Liolaemus halonastes LOBO, SLODKI & VALDECANTOS, 2010

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Higher TaxaLiolaemidae, Iguania, Sauria, Squamata (lizards) 
Common Names 
SynonymLiolaemus halonastes LOBO, SLODKI & VALDECANTOS 2010 
DistributionArgentina (Salta)

Type locality: Margins of Salar de Arizaro at 11 km southeast of Campamento Mina Arita, Salta Province, Argentina, 3,491 m (25°04.570’S, 67°40.019’W). Map legend:
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TypesHolotype: MACN 39216. Adult male. Collected on 27 February 2007 by J. P. Julia´ , F. Lobo, D. Slodki, and S. Valdecantos. 
EtymologyEtymology.—Its name comes from Greek and means ‘‘living in salt’’ because it is only found on the salty margins of Salar de Arizaro. 
  • Abdala, Cristian Simón; Marcos Maximiliano Paz & Romina Valeria Semhan 2013. Nuevo Liolaemus (Iguania: Liolaemidae) con novedoso carácter morfológico, de la frontera entre Argentina y Chile. Rev. Biol. Trop. 61 (4): 1563-1584 - get paper here
  • AVILA, LUCIANO JAVIER; LORENA ELIZABETH MARTINEZ & MARIANA MORANDO 2013. Checklist of lizards and amphisbaenians of Argentina: an update. Zootaxa 3616 (3): 201–238
  • Lobo, F.; Slodki, D. & Valdecantos, S. 2010. Two New Species of Lizards of the Liolaemus montanus Group (Iguania: Liolaemidae) from the Northwestern Uplands of Argentina. Journal of Herpetology 44 (2): 279–293 - get paper here
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