Enyalioides, Boulenger, 1885

Torres-Carvajal, Omar, de Queiroz, Kevin & Etheridge, Richard, 2009, A new species of iguanid lizard (Hoplocercinae, Enyalioides) from southern Ecuador with a key to eastern Ecuadorian Enyalioides, ZooKeys 27 (27), pp. 59-71 : 69

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.3897/zookeys.27.273

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:57917E4C-32AB-460F-A7A7-64BF79B87908

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3790383

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/03EA8795-FFA7-7147-66CA-AAF1FBA1FD7A

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Enyalioides
status

 

Key to the species of Enyalioides from eastern Ecuador

1. Caudals increase in size posteriorly on each autotomic segment .................. 2

– Caudals homogeneous in size........................................................ E. laticeps

2. Ventrals strongly keeled; more than 32 dorsals in a transverse line between dorsolateral crests at midbody..................................................................... 3

– Ventrals smooth or slightly keeled; usually fewer than 32 dorsals in a transverse line between dorsolateral crests at midbody ........................................ 4

3. Dorsals heterogeneous in size, with scattered projecting scales (more conspicuous in adult females); dorsolateral crests well developed between hind limbs....................................................................................... E. cofanorum

– Dorsals homogeneous in size, without projecting scales; dorsolateral crests inconspicuous or absent between hind limbs ........................... E. microlepis

4. Gulars in males cream or yellow without black margins; usually one femoral pore ....................................................................................... E. praestabilis

– Gulars in males bright orange or red, with black margins; usually two femoral pores..................................................................................... E. rubrigularis

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Reptilia

Order

Squamata

Family

Hoplocercidae