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Liolaemus smaug ABDALA, QUINTEROS, SCROCCHI & STAZZONELLI, 2010

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Higher TaxaLiolaemidae, Iguania, Sauria, Squamata (lizards) 
Subspecies 
Common Names 
SynonymLiolaemus smaug ABDALA, QUINTEROS, SCROCCHI & STAZZONELLI 2010
Liolaemus elongatus elongatus CEI 1974
Liolaemus elongatus — CEI 1998 
DistributionArgentina (Mendoza)

Type locality: between Las Loicas and Volcán Peteroa Provincial Road 186 (35° 39’ 51.3’’ S, 70° 12’ 00.9’’ W), 1688 m elevation, Malargüe Department, Mendoza, Argentina. Map legend:
Type locality - Type locality.
 
Reproduction 
TypesHolotype: FML 22449 
CommentKWET 2012 says that the ABDALA paper was published in 2011. 
Etymologynamed after Tokien’s “Smaug”, the Golden, the last of the Middle Earth dragons. The species also exhibits a golden color. 
References
  • Abdala, C.S.; Quinteros, A.S.; Scrocchi, G.J. & Stazzonelli, J.C. 2010. Three new species of the Liolaemus elongatus group (Iguania: Liolaemidae) from Argentina. Cuadernos de Herpetología 24 (2): 93-109 - get paper here
  • AVILA, LUCIANO JAVIER; CINTIA DEBORA MEDINA, CRISTIAN HERNAN FULVIO PEREZ, JACK W. SITES, JR. & MARIANA MORANDO 2015. Molecular phylogenetic relationships of the lizard clade Liolaemus elongatus (Iguania: Liolaemini) with the description of a new species from an isolated volcanic peak in northern Patagonia. Zootaxa 3947 (1): 067–084 - get paper here
  • AVILA, LUCIANO JAVIER; CRISTIAN HERNAN FULVIO PEREZ, CINTIA DEBORA MEDINA, JACK WALTER SITES, JR & MARIANA MORANDO 2012. A new species of lizard of the Liolaemus elongatus clade (Reptilia: Iguania: Liolaemini) from Curi Leuvu River Valley, northern Patagonia, Neuquén, Argentina. Zootaxa 3325: 37–52 - 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
 
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