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The Evolution of Iguanas

Bradford D. Hollingsworth

in Iguanas

Published by University of California Press

Published in print March 2004 | ISBN: 9780520238541
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780520930117 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1525/california/9780520238541.003.0003
The Evolution of Iguanas

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This chapter examines the evolutionary diversity of a group of iguanid lizards or the Iguanidae family. It looks at the intergeneric and interspecific relationships within Sauromalus, Ctenosaura, and Cyclura. It also presents an updated species checklist that demonstrates the extensive evolutionary diversity within, and relationships among, this family.

Keywords: iguanid lizards; Iguanidae; Sauromalus; Ctenosaura; Cyclura; evolutionary diversity

Chapter.  11175 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences

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