Elgaria multicarinata

Elgaria multicarinata

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Diploglossa 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Cladus: Sarcopterygii
Cladus: Rhipidistia
Cladus: Tetrapodomorpha
Cladus: Eotetrapodiformes
Cladus: Elpistostegalia
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Cladus: Reptiliomorpha
Cladus: Amniota
Classis: Reptilia
Cladus: Eureptilia
Cladus: Romeriida
Subclassis: Diapsida
Cladus: Sauria
Infraclassis: Lepidosauromorpha
Superordo: Lepidosauria
Ordo: Squamata
Cladus: Unidentata, Episquamata, Toxicofera
Subordo: Anguimorpha
Infraordo: Neoanguimorpha
Superfamilia: Diploglossa

Familia: Anguidae
Subfamilia: Gerrhonotinae
Genus: Elgaria
Species: Elgaria multicarinata

NameEdit

Elgaria multicarinata (Blainville, 1835)

  • Holotype: MNHN-RA-0.2002, adult indet., collected by P.E. Botta.
  • Type locality: “Californie”, restricted to “Monterey [Monterey County]” by Fitch (1934: 173).

CombinationsEdit

  • Cordylus (Gerhonotus) multi-carinatus Blainville, 1835: 289 [original combination]
  • Elgaria multicarinataGray, 1838: 39l [subsequent combination]
  • Gerrhonotus multicarinatusDuméril & Bibron, 1839: 404 [subsequent combination]

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Vernacular namesEdit

English: Southern Alligator Lizard
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