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Anolis agueroi (DIAZ, NAVARRO & GARRIDO, 1998)

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Higher TaxaAnolidae, Iguania, Sauria, Squamata (lizards)
Common NamesE: Cabo Cruz Bearded Anole 
SynonymChamaeleolis agueroi DIAZ, NAVARRO & GARRIDO 1998: 28
Anolis agueroi — POWELL & HENDERSON 1999
Chamaeleolis agueroyi [sic] — KARCH 2002
Xiphosurus agueroi — NICHOLSON et al. 2012
Anolis (Chamaeleolis) agueroi — RODRIGUEZ-SCHETTINO ET AL. 2013
Xiphosurus agueroi — NICHOLSON et al. 2018 
DistributionCuba (Meseta de Cabo Cruz, Granma)

Type locality: La Juba, Bosque Castillo, Meseta de Cabo Cruz, Niquero, Granma, Cuba  
TypesHolotype: MNHNCu 14.149 (Havana), was: MHNH 14.149 (Museo de Holguin); Paraypes: Hembra adulta colectada por Marilin Milian. Raúl Agüero y Rolando Borrero en el sendero de Morlotte-Fustete. 2 Km al S del poblado de Alegria de Pío Cabo Cruz, Granma, Cuba. el dia 18 .4. 1996 CMNHNCU 670). Joven (CZACC 5600) y Juveniles (MHNH 14.1.50, 14,1.51 y 14,1.52), con los mismos datos que el holótipo. 
CommentSpecies group: Xiphosurus chamaeleonides species group (fide NICHOLSON et al. 2012). 
EtymologyNamed after Prof. Raúl Agüero, who collected the types of this species. 
  • Beolens, Bo; Michael Watkins, and Michael Grayson 2011. The Eponym Dictionary of Reptiles. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, USA - get paper here
  • Diaz,L.M.; Navarro,N. & Garrido, O.H. 1998. Nueva especie de Chamaeleolis (Sauria: Iguanidae) de la Meseta de Cabo Cruz, Granma, Cuba. Avicennia 8/9: 27-34
  • Karch, P. 2002. Bemerkungen zur Gattung Chamaeleolis. Iguana Rundschreiben 15 (2): 11-12
  • NICHOLSON, KIRSTEN E.; BRIAN I. CROTHER, CRAIG GUYER & JAY M. SAVAGE 2012. It is time for a new classification of anoles (Squamata: Dactyloidae). Zootaxa 3477: 1–108 - get paper here
  • NICHOLSON, KIRSTEN E.; BRIAN I. CROTHER, CRAIG GUYER & JAY M. SAVAGE 2018. Translating a clade based classification into one that is valid under the international code of zoological nomenclature: the case of the lizards of the family Dactyloidae (Order Squamata). Zootaxa 4461 (4): 573–586 - get paper here
  • Poe, S. 2013. 1986 Redux: New genera of anoles (Squamata: Dactyloidae) are unwarranted. Zootaxa 3626 (2): 295–299 - get paper here
  • Powell,R. & Henderson,R.W. 1999. Addenda to the checklist of West Indian amphibians and reptiles. Herpetological Review 30 (3): 137-139 - get paper here
  • Rodríguez Schettino, Lourdes, Carlos A. Mancina & Vilma Rivalta González 2013. REPTILES OF CUBA: CHECKLIST AND GEOGRAPHIC DISTRIBUTIONS. Smithsonian Herp. Inf. Serv. (144): 1-96 - get paper here
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