Exila Hedges & Conn, 2012

Ribeiro-Júnior, Marco A. & Amaral, Silvana, 2016, Catalogue of distribution of lizards (Reptilia: Squamata) from the Brazilian Amazonia. III. Anguidae, Scincidae, Teiidae, Zootaxa 4205 (5), pp. 401-430: 406

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4205.5.1

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persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03C087CC-4859-FF92-FF4A-FF36FC8C2A70

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scientific name

Exila Hedges & Conn, 2012
status

 

Exila Hedges & Conn, 2012 

Exila nigropalmata ( Andersson, 1918) 

Type-locality. Curuça River , tributary of Javari River, Brazil, and San Fermin, NW Bolivia  .

Pertinent taxonomic references. Andersson (1918), Dunn (1935), Ávila-Pires (1995), Miralles et al. (2006, 2009a), Harvey et al. (2008), Miralles & Carranza (2010), Hedges & Conn (2012).

Distribution and habitat. Exila nigropalmata  is endemic to southwestern Amazonia, occurring in Brazil, Peru ( Fig. 1View FIGURE 1), and Bolivia ( Anderson 1918). In Brazil it is known from the states of Amazonas and Acre, in the upper Javari and Purus rivers. It is terrestrial and diurnal, inhabits primary and secondary terra firme and flooded forests, where it is found on the ground, on fallen logs and up to at least 5 m on the vegetation, usually in or close to sunny spots ( Moravec & Aparicio 2004; Miralles et al. 2009a).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Reptilia

Order

Squamata

Family

Scincidae

Loc

Exila Hedges & Conn, 2012

Ribeiro-Júnior, Marco A. & Amaral, Silvana 2016

2016
Loc

Exila nigropalmata (

Andersson 1918

1918