Ameiva Meyer 1795 (whiptail lizard)

Reptilia - Squamata - Teiidae

Parent taxon: Teiini according to R. Estes 1983

See also Carroll 1988 and Frank and Ramus 1996

Sister taxa: Cnemidophorus, Dicrodon

Subtaxa: Ameiva ameiva Ameiva griswaldi

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Ecology: ground dwelling insectivore-carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Antigua and Barbuda (2 collections), the Bahamas (4)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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