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Cnemidophorus murinus  (Laurenti, 1768)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 208935

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Curaçao Whiptail [English]
    Laurent's 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 Gray, 1827 – Tegus, Ground Lizards, New World Runners, Racerunners, Whiptails, Ameivas  
                                  GenusCnemidophorus Wagler, 1830 – Racerunners, Whiptails  
                                     SpeciesCnemidophorus murinus (Laurenti, 1768) – Curaçao Whiptail, Laurent's Whiptail  

  Expert: Peter Uetz  
  Notes: Associate Professor, CSBC   
  Reference for: Cnemidophorus murinus    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Cnemidophorus murinus   
  Source: Reptile Database (Nov 2021), website (version Nov-2021)  
  Acquired: 2021   
  Notes: Uetz, P., Freed, P, Aguilar, R. & Hosek, J. (eds.) (2021) The Reptile Database,, accessed 12 Dec 2021   
  Reference for: Cnemidophorus murinus   
  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 murinus   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Caribbean  



  Comment: Typifies  



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