Aspronema cochabambae (Dunn, 1935)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Mabuya frenata cochabambae Dunn, 1935


Conservation Status




Argentina & Bolivia


Biology & Ecology




Holotype: UMMZ 68094 






Original scientific description:

Dunn, Emmett Reid. (1935). Notes on American Mabuyas. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 87: 533-557. [NB: free JSTOR account required to read the full paper]


Other references:

Burgos-Gallardo, Freddy and Harvey, Michael. (2019). Aspronema cochabambae (Squamata: Lacertilia: Scincidae): its discovery in Argentina, morphological variation and extent of suitable habitat. Salamandra 55(2): 135-139.

Harvey, M., R. Aguayo & A. Miralles. (2008). Redescription and biogeography of Mabuya cochabambae Dunn with comments on Bolivian congeners (Lacertilia: Scincidae). Zootaxa, 1828: 43-56.

Hedges, S. Blair and Conn, Caitlin E. (2012). A new skink fauna from Caribbean islands (Squamata, Mabuyidae, Mabuyinae). Zootaxa 3288: 1-244.

Mausfeld, P. and Lötters, S. (2001). Systematics of Mabuya frenata cochabambae Dunn, 1935 (Reptilia, Sauria, Scincidae) from inner-Andean dry valleys of Bolivia. Studies on Neotropical Fauna and Environment 36(1): 49-55.


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