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Tropidurus xanthochilus HARVEY & GUTBERLET, 1998

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Higher TaxaTropiduridae, Iguania, Sauria, Squamata (lizards)
Common Names 
SynonymTropidurus xanthochilus HARVEY & GUTBERLET 1998
Tropidurus xanthochilus — DIRKSEN & DE LA RIVA 1999
Tropidurus xanthochylus — GOMES DE CARVALHO 2013 
DistributionBolivia (Santa Cruz)

Type locality: grounds of Estancia El Refugio (14 45'S, 61 00'W), El Refugo Biological Reserve, Provincia Velasco, Dept. Santa Cruz, Bolivia. Lat -14.7500, Long -61.0000  
TypesHolotype: UTA R-38052 (field tag M. B. Harvey 2055), an adult male collected by Barbara Phillips on 14 September 1993. Paratypes (7).-UTA R-38051, 38053- 56, NK R-1086-87, collected at the same locality as the holotype by M. B. Harvey and B. Phillips in 1993-1994 and G. Scrocchi and L. Gonzales in 1995. 
CommentHabitat: trunks 
  • CARVALHO, ANDRÉ LUIZ GOMES DE 2013. On the distribution and conservation of the South American lizard genus Tropidurus Wied-Neuwied, 1825 (Squamata: Tropiduridae). Zootaxa 3640 (1): 042–056 - get paper here
  • Dirksen, L. & De la Riva, I. 1999. The lizards and amphisbaenians of Bolivia (Reptilia, Squamata): checklist, localities, and bibliography. Graellsia 55: 199-215 - get paper here
  • Harvey, M. B. & R. L. J. Gutberlet 1998. Lizards of the genus Tropidurus (Iguania: Tropiduridae) from the Serrania de Huanchaca, Bolivia: new species, natural history, and a key to the genus. Herpetologica 54 (4): 493-520. - get paper here
  • HARVEY, Michael B. & RONALD L. GUTBERLET JR 2000. A phylogenetic analysis of the tropidurine lizards (Squamata: Tropiduridae), including new characters of squamation and epidermal microstructure. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 128: 189–233. - get paper here
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