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Cnemidophorus lemniscatus lemniscatus  (Linnaeus, 1758)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 208933

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subspecies  
  Common Name(s): Blue Racerunner [English]
    Rainbow Whiptail [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  
                               FamilyTeiidae  – Ground Lizards, New World Runners, Racerunners, Whiptails, Ameivas  
                                  GenusCnemidophorus Wagler, 1830 – Racerunners, Whiptails  
                                     SpeciesCnemidophorus lemniscatus (Linnaeus, 1758) – Rainbow Whiptail, South American Whiptail  
                                        SubspeciesCnemidophorus lemniscatus lemniscatus (Linnaeus, 1758) – Blue Racerunner, Rainbow Whiptail  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Cnemidophorus lemniscatus lemniscatus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Frank, N. and E. Ramus  
  Publication Date: 1995   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: A Complete Guide to Scientific and Common Names of Reptiles and Amphibians of the World   
  Page(s): 377   
  Publisher: N G Publishing Inc   
  Publication Place: Pottsville, PA, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-9641032-3-0   
  Reference for: Cnemidophorus lemniscatus lemniscatus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wright, J. W. / Wright, J. W., and L. J. Vitt, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title: Chapter 2: Evolution of the Lizards of the Genus Cnemidophorus   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Biology of Whiptail Lizards (Genus Cnemidophorus)   
  Page(s): 27-81   
  Publisher: Oklahoma Museum of Natural History   
  Publication Place: Norman, Oklahoma, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-883090-01-6   
  Reference for: Cnemidophorus lemniscatus lemniscatus   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Middle America  
    South America  






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