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Lizards (Sauria)

   Genera


Crotaphytus
Typical Collared Lizards


Gambelia
North American Leopard Lizards




Biodiversity of the family Crotaphytidae Bibliography of the family Crotaphytidae

Crotaphytidae
North American Collared Lizards
Nordamerikanische Halsbandleguane     Nordamerikanske Halsbåndleguaner




Contents:
  12 species of which 6 (50.0%) are endemic - 2 genera of which none are endemic (as of December 31st, 2018).

Remarks: The genera contained in this family were previously included in Iguanidae (e.g., Schmidt 1953; Smith & Taylor 1950). Family status was given by Frost & Etheridge (1989), and Frost, Etheridge, Janies & Titus (2001).


Distribution:  Mexico, USA.