Ameiva festiva (Lichtenstein, ). Cnemidophorus festivus Lichtenstein, Taxonomic Source(s): Harvey, M.B., Ugueto, G.N. and Gutberlet Jr., R.L. the teiid lizard, Ameiva festiva, studied in lowland. Caribbean forest of southeastern Nicaragua. Species of Ameiva are typically among the largest terrestrial. PDF | Hence, here we report an A. festiva preying on a conspeciflc in the Gandoca-Manzanillo Wildlife Refuge, Costa Rica.

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An updated list of the amphibians and reptiles of Honduras, with comments on their fesgiva. A new race of Ameiva festiva from Colombia. The Animal Diversity Web is an educational resource written largely by and for college students.

The Amphibians and Reptiles of Costa Rica: Reptarium The Reptile Database. A similar species is Holcosus quadrilineatus. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.


Species Ameiva festiva MiddleAmerican Ameiva. Views Read Edit View history.

Holcosus festivus Conservation status. The abundance and diversity of the herpetofaunas of tropical forest litter.

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Three subspecies are recognized, including the nominotypical subspecies. Holcosus festivuscommonly known as the Middle American ameivaCentral American whiptailor tiger ameivais a species of whiptail lizard endemic to Central America and northern South America.

While ADW staff and contributors provide references to books and websites that we festiiva are reputable, we cannot necessarily endorse the contents of references beyond our control. Middle American Ameiva S: The name festivus is Latin for gay, joyous, or merry, and was apparently used in reference to the bright color pattern of this species McCranie Mesoamerican Herpetology fesyiva 3: Confused by a class within a class or an order within an order?

The subspecific nameedwardsiiis in honor of French zoologist Alphonse Milne-Edwards. Herpeton Verlag, Offenbach, pp.

To cite this page: Description Central American Whiptail Ameiva festiva Retrieved 7 December Journal of Herpetology 30 1: A checklist of the amphibians and reptiles of Honduras, with additions, comments on taxonomy, some recent taxonomic decisions, and areas of further studies needed. A summary of Mexican lizards of the genus Ameiva. A review of the lizards of Costa Rica. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Holcosus festivus. Etudes sur les Reptiles.


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An annotated type catalogue of the teiid and microteiid lizards in the Zoological Museum, Berlin Reptilia: The Eponym Dictionary of Reptiles. Temporal and ontogenetic variation in the escape response of Ameiva festiva Squamata: The timestamp is only as accurate as the clock in the camera, and it may be completely wrong.

International Union for Conservation of Nature. Ameiva festiva edwardsiip. Connect with us Help us improve the site by taking our survey. Panama, N Colombia; Type locality: Acta Herpetologica 7 2: The Lizards, Crocodiles, and Turtles of Honduras. View all coordinates festivq Central American Whiptail Ameiva festiva. Mesoamerican Herpetology 1 2: Check List 10 4: University of Chicago Press, pp.