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Anolis phyllorhinus MYERS & CARVALHO, 1945

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Higher TaxaDactyloidae, Iguania, Sauria, Squamata (lizards)
Common NamesE: Leaf-nosed anole, Bat Anole 
SynonymAnolis phyllorhinus MYERS & CARVALHO 1945: 2
Dactyloa phyllorhinus — SAVAGE & GUYER 1989: 107
Anolis phyllorhinus — RODRIGUES et al. 2002
Dactyloa phyllorhinus — NICHOLSON et al. 2012
Dactyloa phyllorhina — PRATES et al. 2014
Dactyloa phyllorhinus — NICHOLSON et al. 2018 
DistributionBrazil (Amazonas, Para)

Type locality: Borba, lower Rio Madeira, State of Amazonas, Brasil.  
TypesHolotype: MNRJ (Rio de Janeiro) 1804 
CommentSpecies groups: Dactyloa punctata species group (fide NICHOLSON et al. 2012). 
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  • Myers, George S. & Leitão de Carvalho, Antenor 1945. A strange new leaf-nosed lizard of the genus Anolis from Amazonia. Boletim do Museu Nacional-Zoologia (43): 1-14
  • 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
  • Prates, Ivan; Miguel Trefaut Rodrigues, Paulo Roberto Melo-Sampaio, Ana Carolina Carnaval 2014. Phylogenetic relationships of Amazonian anole lizards (Dactyloa): Taxonomic implications, new insights about phenotypic evolution and the timing of diversification. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 82: 258-268, DOI: 10.1016/j.ympev.2014.10.005 - get paper here
  • RIBEIRO-JÚNIOR, MARCO A. 2015. Catalogue of distribution of lizards (Reptilia: Squamata) from the Brazilian Amazonia. I. Dactyloidae, Hoplocercidae, Iguanidae, Leiosauridae, Polychrotidae, Tropiduridae. Zootaxa 3983 (1): 001–110 - get paper here
  • Ribeiro-Júnior, Marco A. & Silvana Amaral 2016. Diversity, distribution, and conservation of lizards (Reptilia: Squamata) in the Brazilian Amazonia. Neotropical Biodiversity, 2:1, 195-421 - get paper here
  • Rodrigues, Miguel Trefaut, et al. 2002. New specimens of Anolis phyllorhinus (Squamata, Polychrotidae): the first female of the species and of proboscid anoles. Papéis Avulsos de Zoologia 42 (16): 363-380 - get paper here
  • Williams,E.E. 1979. South American Anoles: the species groups. 2. The proboscis anoles (Anolis laevis group). Breviora (449): 1-19 - get paper here
  • Yánez-Muñoz, Mario H.; Miguel A. Urgilés, Marco Altamirano B., Stalin R. Cáceres S. 2010. Redescripción de Anolis proboscis Peters & Orcés (Reptilia: Polychrotidae), con el descubrimiento de las hembras de la especie y comentarios sobre su distribución y taxonomía. Avances en Ciencias e Ingeniería, 2, 1-14 - get paper here
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