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Oplurus cyclurus
Oplurus cyclurus
Photographer: Gerald and Buff Corsi
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 0024 3291 2008 0026 (2000-06-07)

Copyright © 2000 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  unknown
  • location   Tulear (Madagascar)
  • class Reptilia
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 59946
  • photo category: Animal - Reptile

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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Gerrit Hofstra    Jan 16, 2007

    Action: changed name from "Oplurus cuvieri" to "Oplurus cyclurus "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Range; O. cuvieri does not live in the Tulear region, Oplurus cyclurus does;
    Tail spines are even rows; With cuvieri the size of the spikes alternates (Intercallaria)"

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