MCZ Herpetology R-173209

Anolis placidus

Paratype of Anolis placidus

Date Collected:


Central America: Dominican Republic: Pedernales Province: Greater Antilles: Hispaniola | ca 10km N. Cacique Enriquillo,(ca 24km N.Los Pinos)

Current Identification
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Lepidosauromorpha Squamata Sauria Iguanidae
Common Name(s): Placid Anole
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: SBHedges&RThomas/1989

  • collector number: FS-102839
  • muse location number: ZR173209

Part Condition Disposition Count
skeleton (dry) good in collection 1 History
Remarks: SKULL; disarticulated; missing right hind limb according to note

Attribute Value Determination On
sex male [no agent data] 2008-12-03
snout-vent length 40 mm [no agent data] 2008-12-03
total size 44 mm [no agent data] 2008-12-03
weight 0.8 g [no agent data] 2008-12-03

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  • missing tail tip &right hind limb sleeping o vines and twigs at night,preserved 30-AUG-1984; M,WT:.8g SL:40 TL 44; Note accompanying specimen says "tail: none, head: 12 (rt. Hind limb missing upon receipt)" - Stevie Kennedy-Gold 18April2023

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  • Continent:
  • Central America
  • Country:
  • Dominican Republic
  • State/Province:
  • Pedernales Province
  • Island Group:
  • Greater Antilles
  • Island:
  • Hispaniola
  • dwc:highergeographyID:
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  • Specific Locality:
  • ca 10km N. Cacique Enriquillo,(ca 24km N.Los Pinos)
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Dominican Republic:Independnecia,ca 10km N. Cacique Enriquillo (ca 24 KM N Los Pinos)
  • Georeference:
  • 18.6850000°, -71.790000° (Error radius: 11.365km) By: Elisa Bonaccorso on 2004-06-01 (Source: Geonet Query Page and JOG NE 19-5 (1:250,000))
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Radial of Feature:
  • 1350 m
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Collected On:
  • 1984-08-29
  • Verbatim Date:
  • 29/8/1984-29/8/1984
  • Collectors:
  • Richard Thomas; S. Hedges

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Media type: text; Herpetology R-173201;  R-173202;  R-173203;  R-173204;  R-173205;  R-173206;  R-173207;  R-173208;  R-173209;  R-173210;  R-173211;  R-173212;  R-173213;  R-173214;  R-173215;  R-173216;  R-173217;  R-173218;  R-173219;  R-173220;  R-173221;  R-173222;  R-173223;  R-173224;  R-173225 Description: MCZ Herpetology Reptiles 172401-177350, pg.33;

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