Cnemidophorus gramivagus 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Squamata Teiidae

Scientific Name: Cnemidophorus gramivagus
Species Authority: McCrystal & Dixon, 1987
Taxonomic Source(s): Harvey, M.B., Ugueto, G.N. and Gutberlet Jr., R.L. 2012. Review of Teiid morphology with a revised taxonomy and phylogeny of the Teiidae (Lepidosauria: Squamata). Zootaxa 3459: 1-156.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2010
Date Assessed: 2009-06-30
Assessor(s): Castro, F.
Reviewer(s): Böhm, M., Collen, B. & Ram, M. (Sampled Red List Index Coordinating Team)
Contributor(s): De Silva, R., Milligan, H.T., Wearn, O.R., Wren, S., Zamin, T., Sears, J., Wilson, P., Lewis, S., Lintott, P. & Powney, G.
Cnemidophorus gramivagus has been assessed as Least Concern because it has a large distribution and is not being impacted by any major threatening process, or undergoing population declines.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species is known from the Llanos of Colombia and Venezuela, and from the lower reaches of the basin of the Madera river in Brazil.
Countries occurrence:
Brazil; Colombia; Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of
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Population [top]

Population: This species is abundant in some localities (F. Castro pers. comm.).
Current Population Trend: Stable
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented: No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: This species is found in Amazonian savanna habitat, including the Llanos of Venezuela and Colombia. This species feeds mainly on invertebrates.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): It is unlikely that any major threat is impacting this species.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: There are no known species-specific conservation measures in place, or needed, for this species.

Citation: Castro, F. 2010. Cnemidophorus gramivagus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T178260A7509057. . Downloaded on 25 November 2015.
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