Enyalioides

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Enyalioides
Enyalioides rubrigularis male head.jpg
Enyalioides rubrigularis
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Suborder: Iguania
Family: Hoplocercinae
Genus: Enyalioides
Boulenger, 1885

Enyalioides is a genus of lizards in the Hoplocercidae family. The genus is endemic to the northern part of South America and Panama.

Common names: woodlizards,[1] wood lizards.[citation needed]

Species[edit]

Currently, 15 species are recognized:[2]

Nota bene: A binomial authority in parentheses indicates that the species was originally described in a genus other than Enyalioides.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Venegas, P.; Torres-Carvajal, O.; Duran, V.; De Queiroz, K. (2013). "Two sympatric new species of woodlizards (Hoplocercinae, Enyalioides) from Cordillera Azul National Park in northeastern Peru". ZooKeys. 277: 69–90. doi:10.3897/zookeys.277.3594. PMC 3677373Freely accessible. PMID 23794824. 
  2. ^ 15 in Reptile Database, including two described in March 2013 by Venegas, P.; Torres-Carvajal, O.; Duran, V.; De Queiroz, K. (2013). "Two sympatric new species of woodlizards (Hoplocercinae, Enyalioides) from Cordillera Azul National Park in northeastern Peru". ZooKeys. 277: 69–90. doi:10.3897/zookeys.277.3594. PMC 3677373Freely accessible. PMID 23794824. 
  3. ^ Torres-Carvajal, O.; de Queiroz, K.; Etheridge, R. 2009: A new species of iguanid lizard (Hoplocercinae, Enyalioides) from southern Ecuador with a key to eastern Ecuadorian Enyalioides. ZooKeys Archived February 9, 2010, at the Wayback Machine., 27: 59-71. doi:10.3897/zookeys.27.273
  4. ^ Torres-Carvajal, O.; Almendáriz, A.; Valencia, J.; Yánez-Muñoz, M.; Reyes, J.P. 2008: A new species of Enyalioides (Iguanidae: Hoplocercinae) from southwestern Ecuador. Papéis Avulsos de Zoología, 48: 227–235. doi:10.1590/S0031-10492008002000001

Further reading[edit]

  • Boulenger, G.A. 1885. Catalogue of the Lizards in the British Museum (Natural History). Second Edition. Volume II. Iguanidæ ... London: Trustees of the British Museum (Natural History). (Taylor and Francis, printers). xiii + 497 pp. + Plates I-XXIV. (Enyaliodes, new genus, p. 112).

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