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Microlophus  A. M. C. Duméril and Bibron, 1837
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1055410

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2017   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          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  
                               FamilyTropiduridae  – Tropidurid Lizards  
                                     GenusMicrolophus A. M. C. Duméril and Bibron, 1837  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Microlophus albemarlensis (Baur, 1890) – Galapagos Lava Lizard 
                                        Species Microlophus atacamensis (Donoso-Barros, 1960) – Atacamen Pacific Iguana 
                                        Species Microlophus barringtonensis (Baur, 1892) – Galapagos Lava Lizard 
                                        Species Microlophus bivittatus (W. C. H. Peters, 1871) – San Cristobal Lava Lizard 
                                        Species Microlophus delanonis (Baur, 1890) – Hood Lava Lizard 
                                        Species Microlophus duncanensis (Baur, 1890)  
                                        Species Microlophus grayii (Bell, 1843) – Floreana Lava Lizard 
                                        Species Microlophus habelii (Steindachner, 1876)  
                                        Species Microlophus heterolepis (Wiegmann, 1834)  
                                        Species Microlophus indefatigabilis (Baur, 1890) – Galapagos Lava Lizard 
                                        Species Microlophus jacobii (Baur, 1892) – Santiago Lava Lizard 
                                        Species Microlophus koepckeorum (Mertens, 1956)  
                                        Species Microlophus occipitalis (W. C. H. Peters, 1871) – Knobbed Pacific Iguana 
                                        Species Microlophus pacificus (Steindachner, 1876) – Common Pacific Iguana 
                                        Species Microlophus peruvianus (Lesson, 1830) – Peru Pacific Iguana 
                                        Species Microlophus quadrivittatus (Tschudi, 1845) – Four-banded Pacific Iguana 
                                        Species Microlophus stolzmanni (Steindachner, 1891)  
                                        Species Microlophus tarapacensis (Donoso-Barros, 1966) – Tarapaca Pacific Iguana 
                                        Species Microlophus theresiae (Steindachner, 1901) – Theresia's Pacific Iguana 
                                        Species Microlophus theresioides (Donoso-Barros, 1966)  
                                        Species Microlophus thoracicus (Tschudi, 1845) – Tschudi's Pacific Iguana 
                                        Species Microlophus tigris (Tschudi, 1845) – Tiger Pacific Iguana 
                                        Species Microlophus yanezi (Ortiz-Zapata, 1980)  

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  Source: Reptile Database (2017), website (version 24-Dec-16)  
  Acquired: 2017   
  Notes: Uetz, P. & Jirí Hosek (eds.), The Reptile Database, (   
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