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Contomastix charrua (Cabrera & Carreira, 2009)

 

 

Synonym/s
Cnemidophorus charrua Cabrera & Carreira, 2009
Common Name
?
Locality
Uruguay
Last Record
c.1980
IUCN status
Not evaluated
The Reptile Database
https://reptile-database.reptarium.cz/species?genus=Cnemidophorus&species=charrua
TSE Forum thread
https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/16886/cnemidophorus-charrua
Hypodigm
[b]Holotype:[/b] MNHN 03423 (adult male)

[b]Type locality:[/b] "Uruguay: Departamento Rocha: Cabo Polonio (34º24'21"S; 53º46'57"W)"
Notes
Photographs of a preserved specimen of this newly described specimens can be seen on page 14 of [url=https://www.szu.org.uy/noticias/noticias_szu_02_06.pdf]this[/url] document.
References
[b]Original Scientific Description:[/b]

Cabrera, Mario R. and Carreira, Santiago. (2009). A new, but probably extinct, species of Cnemidophorus (Squamata, Teiidae) from Uruguay. The Herpetological Journal, 19(2): 97-105. [[url=https://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/bhs/thj/2009/00000019/00000002/art00006]Abstract[/url]]

[b]Species Bibliography:[/b]

Borteiro, Claudio et al. (2013). A lost species or the loss of stripes? The case of Contomastix lizards from Cabo Polonio, Uruguay, with observations on C. lacertoides (Duméril & Bibron) and Cnemidophorus grandensis Cope (Squamata, Teiidae). Zootaxa 3620(2): 245-259. [[url=https://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2013/f/z03620p259f.pdf]Abstract[/url]]

Carreira, S. (2016). Contomastix charrua. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2016: e.T63488699A63488710. Downloaded on 23 July 2016.

Carreira, S. and Estrades, A. 2013. Reptiles. In: A. Soutullo, C. Clavijo and J.A. Martínez-Lanfranco (eds), Especies prioritarias para la conservación en Uruguay. Vertebrados, moluscos continentales y plantas vasculares., pp. 129-147. SNAP/DINAMA/MVOTMA y DICYT/MEC, Montevideo.

Carreira, S. and Maneyro, R. 2015. Lista Roja de los Anfibios y Reptiles del Uruguay: Una evaluación del estado de conservación de la herpetofauna de Uruguay sobre la base de los criterios de la Unión Internacional para la Conservación de la Naturaleza. Dirección Nacional de Medio Ambiente, Montevideo.

Soutullo , A., Clavijo, C. and Martínez-Lanfranco, J.A. (eds.). 2013. Especies prioritarias para la conservación en Uruguay. Vertebrados, moluscos continentales y plantas vasculares. SNAP/DINAMA/MVOTMA y DICYT/ MEC, Nontevideo.
Acknowledgements
Thanks to [url=https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/index.cgi?board=exlizards&action=display&thread=15064]Sebastian[/url] who alerted me to the availability of the photographs online.