Sceloporus stejnegeri 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Squamata Phrynosomatidae

Scientific Name: Sceloporus stejnegeri Smith, 1942

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2007
Date Assessed: 2007-03-01
Assessor(s): Canseco-Márquez, L., Campbell, J.A., Ponce-Campos, P., Muñoz-Alonso, A. & García Aguayo, A.
Reviewer(s): Cox, N., Chanson, J.S. & Stuart, S.N. (Global Reptile Assessment Coordinating Team)
Listed as Least Concern because, although its extent of occurrence is probably less than 5,000 km², it is common, there are no known threats to the species, and does not appear to be in decline.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:This species is known only from Pacific slope of Guerrero State, Mexico. Its elevation range is 1,000 to 2,800 m asl.
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Population [top]

Population:While is seems to be a difficult species to collect, it is presumed to have a large relatively stable population.
Current Population Trend:Stable
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:Populations of this species have been recorded from tropical pine-oak forest and tropical deciduous forest. It is not known how well this species adapts to habitat modification.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Although the species seems to have a generally restricted range, there currently appear to be no major threats to this species.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: There are no direct conservation measures in place for this species. It is not known if the species is present within any protected areas. Additional studies are needed into the distribution, abundance and general ecology of the species.

Citation: Canseco-Márquez, L., Campbell, J.A., Ponce-Campos, P., Muñoz-Alonso, A. & García Aguayo, A. 2007. Sceloporus stejnegeri. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2007: e.T64149A12749299. . Downloaded on 25 September 2017.
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