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Crotaphytus  Holbrook, 1842
Taxonomic Serial No.: 173911

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): Collared Lizards [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2017   

 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  
                               FamilyCrotaphytidae  – Collared Lizards, Leopard Lizards  
                                     GenusCrotaphytus Holbrook, 1842 – Collared Lizards  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Crotaphytus antiquus R. W. Axtell and Webb, 1995  
                                        Species Crotaphytus bicinctores N. M. Smith and Tanner, 1972 – Great Basin Collared Lizard, Mojave Black-collared Lizard, Desert Collared Lizard 
                                        Species Crotaphytus collaris (Say in James, 1823) – Collared Lizard, Eastern Collared Lizard, Lagartija-de collar común 
                                        Species Crotaphytus dickersonae K. P. Schmidt, 1922  
                                        Species Crotaphytus insularis Van Denburgh and Slevin, 1921 – Black-collared Lizard, Desert Collared Lizard, Lagartija-de collar negra, Eastern Collared Lizard 
                                        Species Crotaphytus nebrius R. W. Axtell and Montanucci, 1977 – Sonoran Collared Lizard 
                                        Species Crotaphytus reticulatus Baird, 1859 – Reticulate Collared Lizard, Lagartija-de collar reticulada 
                                        Species Crotaphytus vestigium N. M. Smith and Tanner, 1972 – Baja California Collared Lizard, Baja Black-collared Lizard 

  Expert: Roy W. McDiarmid  
  Notes: U.S. Geological Survey, Biological Resources Division, Patuxent Wildlife Research Center   
  Reference for: Crotaphytus    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Comisión Nacional para el Conocimiento y Uso de la Biodiversidad, database (version undefined)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: CONABIO: (   
  Reference for: Crotaphytus   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Crotaphytus   
  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: Crotaphytus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Flores-Villela, Oscar / McCoy, C. J., ed.  
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title: Herpetofauna Mexicana: Lista anotada de las especies de anfibios y reptiles de México, cambios taxonómicos recientes, y nuevas especies   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Carnegie Museum of Natural History Special Publication, no. 17   
  Page(s): iv + 73   
  Publisher: Carnegie Museum of Natural History   
  Publication Place: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-911239-42-1   
  Reference for: Crotaphytus   

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