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Anolis equestris  Merrem, 1820
Taxonomic Serial No.: 173891

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Knight Anole [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassReptilia Laurenti, 1768 – répteis, reptiles, Reptiles  
                         OrderSquamata Oppel, 1811 – Amphisbaenians, Lizards, Snakes, amphisbènes, lézards, serpents  
                            SuborderIguania  – iguanes, Iguanas  
                                  GenusAnolis Daudin, 1802 – Anoles, Western Antillean Anoles  
                                     SpeciesAnolis equestris Merrem, 1820 – Knight Anole  
    Direct Children:  
                                        SubspeciesAnolis equestris brujensis Garrido, 2001  
                                        SubspeciesAnolis equestris buidei Schwartz and Garrido, 1972  
                                        SubspeciesAnolis equestris cincoleguas Garrido, 1981  
                                        SubspeciesAnolis equestris cyaneus Garrido and Estrada, 2001  
                                        SubspeciesAnolis equestris equestris Merrem, 1820  
                                        SubspeciesAnolis equestris juraguensis Schwartz and Garrido, 1972  
                                        SubspeciesAnolis equestris persparsus Schwartz and Garrido, 1972  
                                        SubspeciesAnolis equestris potior Schwartz and Thomas, 1975  
                                        SubspeciesAnolis equestris sabinalensis Garrido and Moreno, 2001  
                                        SubspeciesAnolis equestris thomasi Schwartz, 1958  
                                        SubspeciesAnolis equestris verreonensis Schwartz and Garrido, 1972  

  Expert: Roy W. McDiarmid   
  Notes: U.S. Geological Survey, Biological Resources Division, Patuxent Wildlife Research Center   
  Reference for: Anolis equestris    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Anolis equestris   
  Source: Reptile Database (2017), website (version 24-Dec-16)  
  Acquired: 2017   
  Notes: Uetz, P. & Jirí Hosek (eds.), The Reptile Database, (   
  Reference for: Anolis equestris, Knight Anole [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, and A. L. Gardner   
  Publication Date: 1987   
  Article/Chapter Title: Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Resource Publication, no. 166   
  Page(s): 79   
  Publisher: United States Department of the Interior Fish and Wildlife Service   
  Publication Place: Washington, D.C., USA   
  Reference for: Anolis equestris   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Introduced  
    Hawaii, Introduced  






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