Polychrus

TaxonavigationEdit

 
Polychrus acutirostris
Taxonavigation: Pleurodonta 

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: Pleurodonta

Familia: Polychrotidae
Genus: Polychrus
Species: P. acutirostris – P. femoralis – P. gutturosus – P. jacquelinae – P. liogaster – P. marmoratus – P. peruvianus

NameEdit

Polychrus Cuvier, 1817

Type species: Lacerta marmorata Linnaeus, 1758

SynonymsEdit

  • Polycrus Gray, 1827 [emendation]
  • Ecphymatotes Fitzinger, 1843 [syn.: Peters & Donoso-Barros, 1970: 233]
    • Type species: Polychrus acutirostris Spix, 1825
  • Sphaerops Gray, 1845 [syn.: Peters & Donoso-Barros, 1970: 233]
    • Type species: Polychrus anomalus Wiegmann, 1834 [= Polychrus acutirostris Spix, 1825]
  • Chaunolaemus Peters, 1870 [syn.: Peters & Donoso-Barros, 1970: 233]
    • Type species: Polychrus multicarinatus Peters, 1870 [= Polychrus gutturosus Berthold, 1846]
  • Polychroides Noble, 1924 [syn.: Gorman, Huey & Williams, 1969: 5]
    • Type species: Polychroides peruvianus Noble, 1924

ReferencesEdit

Primary referencesEdit

Additional referencesEdit

  • Koch, C.; Venegas, P.J.; Garcia-Bravo, A.; Böhme, W. 2011: A new bush anole (Iguanidae, Polychrotinae, Polychrus) from the upper Marañon basin, Peru, with a redescription of Polychrus peruvianus (Noble, 1924) and additional information on P. gutturosus Berthold, 1845. ZooKeys 141: 79-107. DOI: 10.3897/zookeys.141.1678  .

Vernacular namesEdit

English: bush anole