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Liolaemus baguali CEI & SCOLARO, 1983

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Higher TaxaLiolaemidae, Iguania, Sauria, Squamata (lizards)
Common Names 
SynonymLiolaemus kingii baguali CEI & SCOLARO 1983
Liolaemus baguali — CEI & SCOLARO 1996
Liolaemus baguali — BREITMAN et al. 2015 

Type locality: “Argentina, Santa Cruz, pedregal volcanico de la Sierra del Bagual, 600 m, 40 km sur del Lago Cardiel".  
TypesHolotype: MLP S (Mus. La Plata) No. S.706. 
CommentGroup: kingii group.

Distribution: not in Chile (fide D. Pincheira-Donoso, pers. comm., 23 May 2017). 
EtymologyNamed after the type locality. 
  • Abdala, Cristian Simón; Quinteros, Andres Sebastian 2014. Los últimos 30 años de estudios de la familia de lagartijas más diversa de Argentina. Actualización taxonómica y sistemática de Liolaemidae. Cuad. herpetol. 28 (2): 55-82 - get paper here
  • AVILA, LUCIANO JAVIER; LORENA ELIZABETH MARTINEZ & MARIANA MORANDO 2013. Checklist of lizards and amphisbaenians of Argentina: an update. Zootaxa 3616 (3): 201–238 - get paper here
  • Breitman, M. Florencia; , Luciano J. Avila, Jack W. Sites Jr., and Mariana Morando 2011. Lizards from the end of the world: Phylogenetic relationships of the Liolaemus lineomaculatus section (Squamata: Iguania: Liolaemini). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 59 (2): 364-376 - get paper here
  • Breitman, M. Florencia; Marcelo F. Bonino, Jack W. Sites, Jr., Luciano J. Avila, and Mariana Morando 2015. Morphological Variation, Niche Divergence, and Phylogeography of Lizards of the Liolaemus lineomaculatus Section (Liolaemini) from Southern Patagonia. Herpetological Monographs 29 (1): 65-88 - get paper here
  • Breitman, María Florencia; Mariana Morando and Luciano Javier Avila 2013. Past and present taxonomy of the Liolaemus lineomaculatus section (Liolaemidae): is the morphological arrangement hypothesis valid? Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 168 (3): 612–668 - get paper here
  • Breitman, María Florencia; Minoli, Ignacio; Avila, Luciano Javier; Medina, Cintia Debora; Sites, Jr., Jack Walter; Morando, Mariana 2014. Lagartijas de la provincia de Santa Cruz (Argentina): distribución geográfica, diversidad genética y estado de conservación . Cuad. herpetol. 28 (2): 83-110 - get paper here
  • Cei J M. Scolaro J A. 1996. A new species of Liolaemus of the archeforus group from the precordilleran valley of the Zeballos river, Santa Cruz Province, Argentina (Reptilia, Tropiduridae). Boll. Mus. Reg. Sci. Nat. Torino 14 (2): 389-401
  • Cei,J.M. & Scolaro,J.A. 1983. Una nueva forma geográfica de Liolaemus kingi de Santa Cruz, Argentina (Lacertilia, Iguanidae). Neotropica 29 (82): 209-214
  • Sánchez, K. I., Avila, L. J., Sites Jr, J. W., & Morando, M. 2021. An integrative approach to address species limits in the southernmost members of the Liolaemus kingii group (Squamata: Liolaemini). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 107046 - get paper here
  • Scolaro,J.A. & Cei,J.M. 1987. A multivariate analysis of morphometric and exosomatic characters of Iguanid lizards of the Patagonian Liolaemus kingi complex. Journal of Herpetology 21 (4): 343-348 - get paper here
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