The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Leiocephalus etheridgei Pregill, 1981:35

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: Late Pleistocene

 

Distribution

Puerto Rico, USA

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

Holotype: USNM (VP) 259190 (right dentary)

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Pregill, Gregory K. (1981). Late Pleistocene herpetofaunas from Puerto Rico. The University of Kansas Museum of Natural History, Miscellaneous Publications, No. 71: 1-72.

 

Other references:

Pregill, Gregory K. (1992). Systematics of the West Indian Lizard Genus [i]Leiocephalus[/i] (Squamata: Iguania: Tropiduridae). The University of Kansas Museum of Natural History, Miscellaneous Publications, No. 84: 1-69.

https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/11240/leiocephalus-etheridgei

https://reptile-database.reptarium.cz/species?genus=Leiocephalus&species=etheridgei

 

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