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  • Cryogenic 5547 MCZ Cryogenic
  • Leiocephalus carinatus
  • tissue (95% ethanol)
  • Marsh Harbour -Snake Cay area
  • North America: Commonwealth of the Bahamas: Central Abaco: West Indies: Great Abaco Island
  • Jun-16 (2016-06-01 - 2016-06-30)
Identifications
Leiocephalus carinatus Gray, 1827
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Lepidosauromorpha Squamata Sauria Iguanidae Leiocephalus carinatus
carinate curly-tailed lizard; northern curly-tailed lizard
Identified by Oriol Lapiedra on 2016-06-30
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: Commonwealth of the Bahamas
State/Province: Central Abaco
Island Group: West Indies
Island: Great Abaco Island
Specific Locality: Marsh Harbour -Snake Cay area
Verbatim Locality: North from Snake Cay area
General Habitat: coastal islands, scrub vegetation and interspersed forest patches
Collecting Method: Noosed using fishing pole
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 2 to 2 m
Collecting Date: Jun-16 (2016-06-01 - 2016-06-30)
Collectors
Oriol Lapiedra
Identifiers
field number: Leiocephalus5
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
tissue (95% ethanol) good in collection 1 transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2016-10-11
Microhabitat: coastal scrub / forest