|Distribution||USA (Washington, Oregon, California, Nevada, W Utah), |
Mexico (N Baja California Norte, Isla de Cedros)
biseriatus: S Idaho, southwest through Nevada and W Utah into California and the San Pedro Mártir Range in Baja California. Type locality: Borders of El Paso Creek and Tejon Valley. Restricted to El Paso Creek by SMITH & TAYLOR 1950. (El Paso Creek is in Kern Co., about ten miles
northeast of Ft. Tejon).
bocourti: USA (California). Type Locality: Restricted by Bell (1954), through lectotype designation, to Santa Cruz, Santa
Cruz Co., California.
longipes: Type Locality: Fort Tejon, California [Kern County].
taylori: Type Locality: Half-way between Merced Lake and Sunrise Trail (Echo Creek Basin), elevation 7500 feet, Yosemite National Park, California.
Type locality: “California and probably Oregon”; restricted to “Benicia, Solano County, California” by GRINNEL & CAMP 1917
- Region according to the TDWG standard, not a precise distribution map.
NOTE: TDWG regions are generated automatically from the text in the distribution field and not in every cases it works well. We are working on it.
|Types||Syntypes: USNM 2838, 2866, collected by Dr. J. S. Newberry during the U. S. Exploring Expedition in 1838-1842. No. 2838 is lost, and until 1996 No. 2866 was also thought to be lost (as implied by its absence in Cochran's 1961 list). Accordingly, Bell (1954) designated a neotype, MVZ 59874, collected by Robert C. Stebbins. After discovery of the existence of USNM 2866 (two syntypes), Bell et al. (2001) petitioned the International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature for acceptance of the designated neotype as the name-bearer, rather than the rediscovered syntypes, as required by the Code (ICZN, 1999).|
Lectotype: ANSP 8476 (Bell, 1954), collected by Dr. Heermann [biseriatus]
Lectotype: BMNH 19188.8.131.52 (formerly 1885.11.5Santa Cruz, California, designated by Bell (1954) [bocourti].
Syntypes: (3) ANSP 8477-79; California, Tejon Valley, El Paso Creek [azureus]
Lectotype: USNM 4358A, collected by John Xantus, designated by Bell (1954); SYNTYPE: UIMNH 40726 [longipes]
Syntypes; Four: USNM 8612, collected by Yarrow in 1872 [Sceloporus smaragdinus COPE in YARROW 1875]
Holotype: MVZ 5947, collected by Walter P. Taylor, 25 August 1915 [taylori]
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