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Urosaurus clarionensis (TOWNSEND, 1890)

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Higher TaxaPhrynosomatidae, Sceloporinae; Iguania, Sauria, Squamata (lizards) 
Subspecies 
Common NamesClarion Island Tree Lizard 
SynonymUta clarionensis TOWNSEND 1890
Urosaurus clarionensis — MITTLEMAN 1942: 149
Urosaurus clarionensis — SMITH & TAYLOR 1950: 142
Urosaurus clarionensis — LINER 1994
Urosaurus clarionensis — LINER 2007 
DistributionMexico (Colima: Clarion Island)

Type locality: Clarion Island, Revillagigedo Islands, Mexico [belonging to Colima]  
Reproductionoviparous 
TypesHolotype: USNM 15904 
CommentDistribution: see map in Feldman et al. 2011. 
References
  • Brattstrom, B.H. 1955. Notes on the herpetology of the Revillagigedo Islands, Mexico. American Midland Naturalist 54(1): 219-229. - get paper here
  • Feldman, Chris R.; Oscar Flores-Villela, Theodore J. Papenfuss 2011. Phylogeny, biogeography, and display evolution in the tree and brush lizard genus Urosaurus (Squamata: Phrynosomatidae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 61 (3): 714-725 - get paper here
  • Liner, Ernest A. 2007. A CHECKLIST OF THE AMPHIBIANS AND REPTILES OF MEXICO. Louisiana State University Occasional Papers of the Museum of Natural Science 80: 1-60 - get paper here
  • Smith,H.M. & Taylor,E.H. 1950. An annotated checklist and key to the reptiles of Mexico exclusive of the snakes. Bull. US Natl. Mus. 199: 1-253 - get paper here
  • Townsend, C.H. 1890. Scientific results of explorations by the U.S. Fish Commission Steamer Albatross. No. XV.-Reptiles from Clarion and Socorro Islands and the Gulf of California, with description of a new species. Proc. US Natl. Mus. 13: 143-144 - get paper here
  • Wiens, J.J. 1993. Phylogenetic systematics of the tree lizards (genus Urosaurus). Herpetologica 49 (4): 399-420 - get paper here
 
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