Demography and Live History of the Lizard Xenosaurus, Mexico

Faculty of Superior Studies Iztacala, UNAM
Biology, Technology and Prototypes Unit (UBIPRO)
Research and Graduate Division
Av. de los Barrios s/n
Col. Los Reyes Iztacala
54090 Tlalnepantla, Edo. de Mexico, Mexico.
Phone: 5623 1152
Fax 5623 1193

Dr. Julio A. Lemos Espinal
Head of the Project
Laboratory of Ecology
Phone: 5623 1228


Database contains information about the demography and life history of one population of the lizard Xenosaurus newmanorum, from Xilitla, San Luis Potosi, Mexico.This research is useful for the increase of ecology and evolution knowledge of this important lizard genus and as a tool for developing conservation plans.

This database includes 1 000 specimens pertaining to 26 families, 69 genera and 111 species collected in 26 localities and it pertains to the SNIB.


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