Gonocephalus chamaeleontinus

Gonocephalus chamaeleontinus

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Acrodonta 

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: Iguania
Infraordo: Acrodonta

Familia: Agamidae
Subfamilia: Draconinae
Genus: Gonocephalus
Species: Gonocephalus chamaeleontinus

NameEdit

  • Gonocephalus chamaeleontinus (Laurenti, 1768)

Lectotype (iconotype): specimen described and illustrated by Seba (1735: pl. 100, fig. 2)

Type locality: “America”.

CombinationsEdit

  • Iguana chamaeleontina Laurenti, 1768: 47 [original combination]
  • Gonyocephalus [sic] chamaeleontinusBoulenger, 1885: 285 [subsequent combination]
  • Gonocephalus chamaeleontinusSmith, 1930: 24 [subsequent combination]

ReferencesEdit

Primary referencesEdit

  • Laurenti, J.N. 1768. Specimen medicum, exhibens synopsin reptilium emendatam cum experimentis circa venena et antidota reptilium austracorum, quod authoritate et consensu (In Latin). Joan Thomae: Vienna. 217 pp. BHL Reference page

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Vernacular namesEdit

English: Chameleon Angle-head Lizard