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Microlophus jacobii (BAUR, 1892)

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Higher TaxaTropiduridae, Iguania, Sauria, Squamata (lizards) 
Common NamesSantiago Lava Lizard 
SynonymTropidurus jacobii BAUR 1892: 269
Microlophus jacobi — BENAVIDES et al. 2009 
DistributionGalapagos: Santiago Island (Ecuador)

Type locality: Santiago Island, Galapagos.  
TypesSyntypes: FMNH 16964-69, Galapagos Islands, Jervis Island;
FMNH 16970-77, Galapagos Islands, James Island, north side of Orchilla Bay 
  • Baur, G. 1892. Das Variieren der Eidechsen-Gattung Tropidurus auf den Galapagos-Inseln und Bemerkungen über den Ursprung der Inselgruppe. Biologisches Zentralblatt, Leipzig, 10: 475-483 - get paper here
  • Baur, G. 1892. Das Variiren der Eidechsen-Gattung Tropidurus auf den Galapagos-Inseln. Festschrift zum Siebenzigsten Geburtstage Rudolf Leuckarts, pp. 259-277 - get paper here
  • Benavides, Edgar; Rebecca Baum, Heidi M. Snell, Howard L. Snell, and Jack W. Sites, Jr. 2009. Island Biogeography of Galápagos Lava Lizards (Tropiduridae: Microlophus): Species Diversity and Colonization of the Archipelago Evolution 63 (6): 1606-1626, doi: 10.1111/j.1558-5646.2009.00617.x - get paper here
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