Abronia (lizard)

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Arboreal Alligator Lizard Abronia graminea 2900px.jpg
Abronia graminea
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Family: Anguidae
Genus: Abronia
Gray, 1838[1]

Abronia is a genus of lizards in the family Anguidae endemic to the New World. Member species of this genus are found from Mexico through Central America to northeastern South America.[2] Lizards of the genus Abronia are almost exclusively arboreal.


These species are recognized:[2]


  1. ^ "Abronia". ITIS (Integrated Taxonomic Information System). www.itis.gov.
  2. ^ a b Abronia. The Reptile Database. Consulted: 2012-04-06.

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