Ctenosaura flavidorsalis

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Ctenosaura flavidorsalis
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Suborder: Iguania
Family: Iguanidae
Genus: Ctenosaura
Species: C. flavidorsalis
Binomial name
Ctenosaura flavidorsalis
Köhler & Klemmer, 1994

Ctenosaura flavidorsalis, commonly known as the yellowback spiny-tailed iguana, is a species of lizard in the family Iguanidae.

Geographic range[edit]

It is found in El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras.


Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry forests.

Conservation status[edit]

It is threatened by habitat loss.