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Tropidurus oreadicus RODRIGUES, 1987

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Higher TaxaTropiduridae, Iguania, Sauria, Squamata (lizards) 
Subspecies 
Common Names 
SynonymTropidurus oreadicus RODRIGUES 1987
Tropidurus torquatus — GOELDI 1902: 514
Tropidurus hispidus — MÜLLER 1912: 16
Tropidurus oreadicus — FROST 1992: 51
Tropidurus oreadicus — FROST et al. 2001 
DistributionBrazil (Mato Grosso, Mato Grosso do Sul, Minas Gerais, Goias, Maranhao, Rondonia, Pará [HR 33: 66], Piauí)

Type locality: Brazil, Minas Gerais, Buritis. Lat -15.6178, Long -46.4233.  
Reproductionoviparous 
TypesHolotype: MZUSP 9465, male.
Paratypes: MZUSP 
DiagnosisDiagnosis: RODRIGUES 1987: 188.
 
CommentDistribution: Probably also in Bolivia (fide LANGSTROTH 2005)

Habitat: rocks 
Etymology“o nome da espécie vem de Oreades, termo utilizado por K.F.P. von Martius para se referlr a uma das provincias floristicas brasileiras; atualmente equivalente à área nuclear des cerrados, onde a espécie é abundante.” 
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