Rahul Sharma

Abronia ochoterenai

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Kingdom  Animalia
Order  Squamata
Genus  Abronia
Higher classification  Abronia
Phylum  Chordata
Family  Anguidae
Scientific name  Abronia ochoterenai
Rank  Species
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Similar  Abronia bogerti, Abronia smithi, Abronia chiszari, Abronia fuscolabialis, Abronia matudai

Abronia ochoterenai is a species of arboreal alligator lizard described in 1939 by Rafael Martín del Campo.

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Etymology

The specific name, ochoterenai, is in honor of Mexican biologist Isaac Ochoterena Mendieta.

Geographic range

A. ochoterenai is endemic to the Mexican state of Chiapas, where it is found at elevations of 1,800–2,300 m (5,900–7,500 ft).

References

Abronia ochoterenai Wikipedia


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