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Phrynosoma  Wiegmann, 1828
Taxonomic Serial No.: 173937

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): Horned 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  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          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  
                               FamilyPhrynosomatidae  – North American Spiny Lizards  
                                     GenusPhrynosoma Wiegmann, 1828 – Horned Lizards  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Phrynosoma asio Cope, 1864 – Lagartija-cornuda gigante, Giant Horned Lizard 
                                        Species Phrynosoma bauri Montanucci, 2015 – Baur's Short-horned Lizard 
                                        Species Phrynosoma blainvillii Gray, 1839 – Coast Horned Lizard, San Diego Horned Lizard 
                                        Species Phrynosoma braconnieri A. M. C. Duméril and Bocourt, 1870 – Lagartija-cornuda cola corta, Short-tail Horned Lizard 
                                        Species Phrynosoma brevirostris (Girard, 1858) – Great Plains Short-horned Lizard 
                                        Species Phrynosoma cerroense Stejneger, 1893 – Lagartija-cornuda de Isla Cedros, Cedros Island Horned Lizard 
                                        Species Phrynosoma cornutum (Harlan, 1825) – Texas Horned Lizard, Lagartija-cornuda texana 
                                        Species Phrynosoma coronatum (Blainville, 1835) – Coast Horned Lizard, Lagartija-cornuda de litoral 
                                        Species Phrynosoma diminutum Montanucci, 2015 – San Luis Valley Short-horned Lizard 
                                        Species Phrynosoma ditmarsi Stejneger, 1906 – Lagartija-cornuda de roca, Rock Horned Lizard 
                                        Species Phrynosoma douglasii (Bell, 1829) – Pygmy Short-horned Lizard, Short-horned Lizard, Pigmy Short-horned Lizard 
                                        Species Phrynosoma goodei Stejneger, 1893 – Sonoran Horned Lizard 
                                        Species Phrynosoma hernandesi Girard, 1858 – Greater Short-horned Lizard, Mountain Short-horned Lizard, Hernandez's Short-horned Lizard 
                                        Species Phrynosoma mcallii (Hallowell, 1852) – Flat-tailed Horned Lizard, Lagartija-cornuda cola plana, Flat-tail Horned Lizard 
                                        Species Phrynosoma modestum Girard in Baird and Girard, 1852 – Round-tailed Horned Lizard, Lagartija-cornuda cola redonda, Roundtail Horned Lizard 
                                        Species Phrynosoma orbiculare (Linnaeus, 1758) – Lagartija-cornuda de montaña, Mountain Horned Lizard 
                                        Species Phrynosoma ornatissimum Girard, 1858 – Desert Short-horned Lizard 
                                        Species Phrynosoma platyrhinos Girard in Baird and Girard, 1852 – Desert Horned Lizard, Lagartija-cornuda de desierto 
                                        Species Phrynosoma sherbrookei Nieto-Montes de Oca, Arenas-Moreno, Beltrán-Sánchez and Leaché, 2014  
                                        Species Phrynosoma solare Gray, 1845 – Regal Horned Lizard, Lagartija-cornuda real 
                                        Species Phrynosoma taurus Bocourt in A. M. C. Duméril and Bocourt, 1870 – Lagartija-cornuda toro o mexicana, Mexican Horned Lizard 
                                        Species Phrynosoma wigginsi Montanucci, 2004 – Gulf Coast Horned Lizard 

  Expert: Roy W. McDiarmid  
  Notes: U.S. Geological Survey, Biological Resources Division, Patuxent Wildlife Research Center   
  Reference for: Phrynosoma    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Comisión Nacional para el Conocimiento y Uso de la Biodiversidad, database (version undefined)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: CONABIO: (   
  Reference for: Phrynosoma   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Phrynosoma   
  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: Phrynosoma   
  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: Phrynosoma   

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