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Sauromalus ater  A. H. A. Duméril, 1856
Taxonomic Serial No.: 564596

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Sauromalus obesus (Baird, 1859)
    Sauromalus australis Shaw, 1945
    Sauromalus interbrachialis Dickerson, 1919
  Common Name(s): Chuckwalla norteña [Spanish]
    Common Chuckwalla [English]
    Northern Chuckwalla [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  
                               FamilyIguanidae  – American Arboreal Lizards, Chuckwallas, Iguanas, Iguanids  
                                     GenusSauromalus A. H. A. Duméril, 1856 – Chuckwallas  
                                        SpeciesSauromalus ater A. H. A. Duméril, 1856 – Chuckwalla norteña, Common Chuckwalla, Northern Chuckwalla  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Subspecies Sauromalus ater ater A. H. A. Duméril, 1856  
                                           Subspecies Sauromalus ater multiforminatus Tanner and Avery, 1964 – Upper Colorado River Chuckwalla, Glen Canyon Chuckwalla 
                                           Subspecies Sauromalus ater shawi Cliff, 1958  
                                           Subspecies Sauromalus ater townsendi Dickerson, 1919  
                                           Subspecies Sauromalus ater tumidus Shaw, 1945 – Gila Chuckwalla, Arizona Chuckwalla 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Comisión Nacional para el Conocimiento y Uso de la Biodiversidad, database (version undefined)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: CONABIO: (   
  Reference for: Sauromalus ater   
  Source: Comisión Nacional para el Conocimiento y Uso de la Biodiversidad, database (version undefined)  
  Acquired: 2001   
  Notes: CONABIO: (   
  Reference for: Chuckwalla norteña[Spanish]   
  Source: Reptile Database (2017), website (version 24-Dec-16)  
  Acquired: 2017   
  Notes: Uetz, P. & Jirí Hosek (eds.), The Reptile Database, (   
  Reference for: Sauromalus ater, Northern Chuckwalla [English]   
  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   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1931-7603   
  Reference for: Sauromalus ater, Common Chuckwalla [English]   
  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: Sauromalus ater   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Hollingsworth, B. D.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: The Systematics of Chuckwallas (SAUROMALUS) with a Phylogenetic Analysis of Other Iguanid Lizards   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Herpetological Monographs, no. 12   
  Page(s): 38-191   
  Publisher: The Herpetologists' League   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Sauromalus ater   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Middle America  
    North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Native  
    Mexico, Native  






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