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Cyclura cychlura  (Cuvier, 1829)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 202141

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): Northern Bahamian Rock Iguana [English]
 
    Andros Island Iguana [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassTetrapoda   
                      ClassReptilia Laurenti, 1768 – répteis, reptiles, Reptiles  
                         OrderSquamata Oppel, 1811 – Amphisbaenians, Lizards, Snakes, amphisbènes, lézards, serpents  
                            SuborderIguania  – iguanes, Iguanas  
                               FamilyIguanidae  – American Arboreal Lizards, Chuckwallas, Iguanas, Iguanids  
                                  SubfamilyIguaninae   
                                     GenusCyclura Harlan, 1825 – Ground Iguanas, Rock Iguanas  
                                        SpeciesCyclura cychlura (Cuvier, 1829) – Northern Bahamian Rock Iguana, Andros Island Iguana  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Subspecies Cyclura cychlura cychlura (Cuvier, 1829) – Andros Island Ground Iguana, Andros Island Iguana, Andros Rock Iguana 
                                           Subspecies Cyclura cychlura figginsi Barbour, 1923 – Exuma Island Iguana, Exuma Rock Iguana 
                                           Subspecies Cyclura cychlura inornata Barbour and Noble, 1916 – Allen's Cay Iguana, Allen Cays Rock Iguana, Allen's Island Iguana 
       

 References
       
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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Cyclura cychlura   
       
  Source: Reptile Database (2017), website (version 24-Dec-16)  
  Acquired: 2017   
  Notes: Uetz, P. & Jirí Hosek (eds.), The Reptile Database, (http://www.reptile-database.org)   
  Reference for: Cyclura cychlura, Andros Island Iguana [English]   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Buckley, Larry J., Kevin de Queiroz, Tandora D. Grant, Bradford D. Hollingsworth, et al.  
  Publication Date: 2016   
  Article/Chapter Title: A Checklist of the Iguanas of the World (Iguanidae; Iguaninae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Herpetological Conservation and Biology, vol. 11, monograph 6   
  Page(s): 4-46   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 1931-7603   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Cyclura cychlura, Northern Bahamian Rock Iguana [English]   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Schwartz, A., and R. Thomas  
  Publication Date: 1975   
  Article/Chapter Title: A Check-List of West Indian Amphibians and Reptiles   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Special Publication, no. 1   
  Page(s): 216   
  Publisher: Carnegie Museum of Natural History   
  Publication Place: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA   
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  Reference for: Cyclura cychlura   
       

 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: Caribbean  
       
  Jurisdiction/Origin:    
 

 

   

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