Laemanctus serratus

Laemanctus serratus, Photo: Michael Lahanas

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Classis: Reptilia
Subclassis: Diapsida
Infraclassis: Lepidosauromorpha
Superordo: Lepidosauria
Ordo: Squamata
Subordo: Sauria
Infraordo: Iguania
Familia: Corytophanidae
Genus: Laemanctus
Species: L. longipes - L. serratus

Name

Laemanctus Wiegmann, 1834

References

Laemanctus Wiegmann, 1834 Report on ITIS

Vernacular names
English: Conehead Lizards

Laemanctus is a genus of corytophanid lizards commonly referred to as conehead lizards or casquehead iguanas.

The genus consists of two recognized species with six subspecies:

* Eastern Casquehead Iguana, Laemanctus longipes

* Laemanctus longipes longipes (Wiegmann, 1834)
* Laemanctus longipes deborrei (Boulenger, 1877)
* Laemanctus longipes waltersi (Schmidt, 1933)

* Serrated Casquehead Iguana, Laemanctus serratus

* Laemanctus serratus alticoronatus (Cope, 1866)
* Laemanctus serratus mccoyi (Perez-Higareda & Vogt, 1985)
* Laemanctus serratus serratus (Cope, 1864)

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