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Tupinambis longilineus AVILA-PIRES, 1995

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Higher TaxaTeiidae, Tupinambinae, Gymnophthalmoidea, Sauria, Squamata (lizards) 
Common Names 
SynonymTupinambis longilineus AVILA-PIRES 1995: 547
Tupinambis longilineus — PIANKA & VITT 2003: 200
Tupinambis longilineus — HARVEY et al. 2012 
DistributionBrazil (Rondonia, NE Pará, Amazonas, Mato Grosso)

Type locality: Alvorado d'Oeste (road BR-429, km 87, line 64), Rondonia, Brazil.  
TypesHolotype: MPEG 14560, female 
CommentApparently sympatric with T. teguixin.

Probably also in Bolivia (fide LANGSTROTH 2005).

Distribution: see map in Silva et al. 2018. 
  • Avila-Pires,T.C.S. 1995. Lizards of Brazilian Amazonia (Reptilia: Squamata). Zoologische Verhandelingen 299: 1-706 - get paper here
  • Caldeira-Costa, Henrique; São Pedro, V. de A.; Péres, A.K. & NEves Feio, R. 2008. Reptilia, Squamata, Teiidae, Tupinambis longilineus: Distribution extension. Check List 4 (3): 267–268 - get paper here
  • HARVEY, MICHAEL B.; GABRIEL N. UGUETO & RONALD L. GUTBERLET, Jr. 2012. Review of Teiid Morphology with a Revised Taxonomy and Phylogeny of the Teiidae (Lepidosauria: Squamata). Zootaxa 3459: 1–156 - get paper here
  • Langstroth, R.P. 2005. Adiciones probables y confirmadas para la saurofauna boliviana. Kempffiana 1 (1): 101-128
  • Lima, A.C. de; Pimenta, F.E. 2008. Reptilia, Squamata, Teiidae, Tupinambis longilineus: Distribution extension. Check List 4 (3): 240–243 - get paper here
  • Manzani, Paulo Roberto & Abe, Augusto Shinya 2002. A new species of Tupinambis Daudin, 1803 from Southeastern Brazil (Squamata, Teiidae). Arquivos do Museu Nacional Rio de Janeiro 60 (4): 295-302
  • Pianka, E.R. & Vitt, L.J. 2003. Lizards - Windows to the Evolution of Diversity. University of California Press, Berkeley, 347 pp. [review in Copeia 2004: 955] - get paper here
  • Prudente, A.L.C.; F. Magalhães; A. Menks; J.F.M. Sarmento. 2013. Checklist of Lizards of the Juruti, state of Pará, Brazil. Check List 9 (1):42-50 - get paper here
  • RIBEIRO-JÚNIOR, MARCO A., SILVANA AMARAL 2016. Catalogue of distribution of lizards (Reptilia: Squamata) from the Brazilian Amazonia. III. Anguidae, Scincidae, Teiidae Zootaxa 4205 (5): 401–430
  • Silva, Marcélia B.; Marco A. Ribeiro-Júnior, and Teresa C. S. Ávila-Pires 2018. A New Species of Tupinambis Daudin, 1802 (Squamata: Teiidae) from Central South America. Journal of Herpetology 52 (1): 94-110 - get paper here
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