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Taxonomic Serial No.: 981292

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subfamily  
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  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  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  
                               FamilyIguanidae  – American Arboreal Lizards, Chuckwallas, Iguanas, Iguanids  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Genus Amblyrhynchus Bell, 1825 – Marine Iguanas 
                                     Genus Brachylophus Cuvier in Guérin-Méneville, 1829 – Melanesian Iguanas 
                                     Genus Conolophus Fitzinger, 1843 – Galapagos Land Iguana 
                                     Genus Ctenosaura Wiegmann, 1828 – Spiny-tailed Iguanas 
                                     Genus Cyclura Harlan, 1825 – Ground Iguanas, Rock Iguanas 
                                     Genus Dipsosaurus Hallowell, 1854 – Desert Iguanas 
                                     Genus Iguana Laurenti, 1768 – Iguanas, Green Iguanas 
                                     Genus Sauromalus A. H. A. Duméril, 1856 – Chuckwallas 

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): McDiarmid, Roy W., Mercedes S. Foster, Craig Guyer, J. Whitfield Gibbons, and Neil Chernoff, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2012   
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  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Reptile Biodiversity: Standard Methods for Inventory and Monitoring   
  Page(s): xii + 412   
  Publisher: University of California Press   
  Publication Place: Berkeley & Los Angeles, California, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 978-0-520-266711   
  Reference for: Iguaninae   

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