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Liolaemus occipitalis

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
ANIMALIA CHORDATA REPTILIA SQUAMATA LIOLAEMIDAE

Scientific Name: Liolaemus occipitalis
Species Authority: Boulenger, 1885
Taxonomic Notes: Was under Iguanidae.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable B1+2bc ver 2.3
Year Published: 2000
Date Assessed: 2000-06-30
Annotations:
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Di Bernardo, M., Martins, M.B. & Oliveira, R.B.
Justification:
Liolaemus occipitalis is endemic to Brazil. It occurs in the coastal areas of Santa Catarina and Rio Grande do Sul. Habitat has been destroyed as a result of expanding urban areas over the last few decades.

Geographic Range [top]

Countries:
Native:
Brazil
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Population [top]

Population Trend: Decreasing

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Systems: Terrestrial

Citation: Di Bernardo, M., Martins, M.B. & Oliveira, R.B. 2000. Liolaemus occipitalis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 23 October 2014.
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