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Higher TaxaAnolidae, Iguania, Sauria, Squamata (lizards)
Common NamesE: Hispaniolan hopping anole 
SynonymChamaelinorops barbouri SCHMIDT 1919: 523
Chamaelinorops wetmorei COCHRAN 1928: 45
Chamaelinorops wetmorei — COCHRAN 1941
Chamaelinorops barbouri — SCHWARTZ & HENDERSON 1991: 383
Anolis barbouri — HASS et al. 1993
Anolis barbouri — HABERHAM 2003
Chamaelinorops barbouri — NICHOLSON et al. 2012
Chamaelinorops barbouri — NICHOLSON et al. 2018 
DistributionHispaniola (S Haiti, W Dominican Republic)

Type locality: "Navassa Island"; restricted by Thomas, 1966b, to extreme western Tiburon Peninsula (Massif de la Hotte), Haiti.  
TypesHolotype: AMNH 12602.
Holotype: USNM 72630 [Chamaelinorops wetmorei] 
CommentSynonymy: The genus Chamaelinorops was synonymized with Anolis by Hass et al. (1993). C. wetmorei is listed as synonym by SCHWARTZ & HENDERSON 1988. 
EtymologyNamed after Thomas Barbour (1884-1946), Associate Curator of Reptiles and Amphibians (1923), and, later, Director (1927) of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard. 
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  • Cochran, Doris M. 1928. A new species of Chamaelinorops from Haiti. Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington 41: 45-48 - get paper here
  • Flächendräger, A. 2000. Zur Biologie, Haltung und Nachzucht von Anolis (Synonym: Chamaelinorops) barbouri (Schmidt, 1919). Herpetofauna 22 (128): 5-10 - get paper here
  • Flores, F.; Lenzycki, J.H. & Palumbo, J. 1994. An ecological study of the endemic hispaniolan Anoline lizard Chamaelinorops barbouri (Lacertilia: iguanidae). Breviora (499): 1-23 - get paper here
  • Haberham, Z.L. 2003. Anolis barbouri (SCHMIDT 1919). Lacerta 61 (2): 41-42 - get paper here
  • Hass, C. A., S. B. Hedges, and L. R. Maxson. 1993. Molecular insights into the relationships and biogeography of West Indian anoline lizards. Biochem. Syst. Ecol. 21: 97-114. - get paper here
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  • Howard,A.K.,R.Powell,andJ.S.Parmerlee,Jr. 1999. Anolis barbouri. Catalogue of American Amphibians and Reptiles (692): 1-4 - get paper here
  • Huie, Jonathan M; Ivan Prates, Rayna C Bell, Kevin de Queiroz 2021. Convergent patterns of adaptive radiation between island and mainland Anolis lizards. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 2021;, blab072, - get paper here
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  • 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
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  • Schmidt, K. P. 1919. Descriptions of new amphibians and reptiles from Santo Domingo and Navassa. Bull. Amer. Mus. Nat. Hist. 41:519-525. - get paper here
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