Xantusia sherbrookei

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Scincoidea 

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
Subordo: Scincomorpha
Superfamilia: Scincoidea

Familia: Xantusiidae
Subfamilia: Xantusiinae
Genus: Xantusia
Species: Xantusia sherbrookei

NameEdit

Xantusia sherbrookei Bezy, Bezy & Bolles, 2008: 684

  • Holotype: UAZ 17397 (Field No. RLB 2393), adult ♀, collected by R.L. Bezy and W.C. Sherbrooke on 23 July 1965.
  • Type locality: “9.6 km (by road) north of La Poza Grande, Baja California Sur, Mexico. Estimated coordinates: 25.851702°N, 112.052972°W, approximately 50 m elevation”.

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Vernacular namesEdit

English: Sherbrooke’s Night Lizard