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Anolis cybotes  Cope, 1862
Taxonomic Serial No.: 173889

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Ctenonotus cybotes (Cope, 1862)
  Common Name(s): Large-headed Anole [English]
    Hispaniolan Stout Anole [English]
    Largehead Anole [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassReptilia Laurenti, 1768 – répteis, reptiles, Reptiles  
                         OrderSquamata Oppel, 1811 – Amphisbaenians, Lizards, Snakes, amphisbènes, lézards, serpents  
                            SuborderIguania  – iguanes, Iguanas  
                                  GenusAnolis Daudin, 1802 – Anoles, Western Antillean Anoles  
                                     SpeciesAnolis cybotes Cope, 1862 – Large-headed Anole, Hispaniolan Stout Anole, Largehead Anole  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Subspecies Anolis cybotes cybotes Cope, 1862  
                                        Subspecies Anolis cybotes doris Barbour, 1925  
                                        Subspecies Anolis cybotes ravifaux Schwartz and Henderson, 1982  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Anolis cybotes   
  Source: Reptile Database (2017), website (version 24-Dec-16)  
  Acquired: 2017   
  Notes: Uetz, P. & Jirí Hosek (eds.), The Reptile Database, (   
  Reference for: Anolis cybotes, Hispaniolan Stout Anole [English], Large-headed Anole [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, and A. L. Gardner  
  Publication Date: 1987   
  Article/Chapter Title: Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Resource Publication, no. 166   
  Page(s): 79   
  Publisher: United States Department of the Interior Fish and Wildlife Service   
  Publication Place: Washington, D.C., USA   
  Reference for: Anolis cybotes   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Boulenger, G. A.  
  Publication Date: 1885   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Catalogue of the Lizards in the British Museum (Natural History), vol. 2   
  Page(s): 497   
  Publisher: Taylor and Francis   
  Publication Place: London, England   
  Reference for: Anolis cybotes   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Townsend, Josiah H., Kennth L. Krysko, Anthony T. Reppas, and Coleman M. Sheehy III  
  Publication Date: 2002   
  Article/Chapter Title: Noteworthy Records for Introduced Reptiles and Amphibians from Florida, USA   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Herpetological Review, vol. 33, no. 1   
  Page(s): 75   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0018-084X   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Anolis cybotes, Largehead Anole [English]   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Caribbean  
    North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Introduced  






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