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  • Axtell, Ralph W. 1966. Geographic distribution of the unisexual whiptail Cnemidophorus neomexicanus (Sauria: Teiidae)-present and past. Herpetologica 22 (4): 241-253.
  • Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, A. L. Gardner, and W. C. Starnes. 2004. Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada, draft (2004)
  • Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, and A. L. Gardner. 1987. Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada. Resource Publication, no. 166. 79
  • Bateman, Heather L.; Howard L. Snell, Alice Chung-MacCoubrey, and Deborah M. Finch. 2010. Growth, Activity, and Survivorship from Three Sympatric Parthenogenic Whiptails (Family Teiidae). Journal of Herpetology 44 (2): 301–306.
  • Behler, J. L. 1991. The Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Reptiles & Amphibians. New York, USA.
  • Burt, Charles E. 1935. Further records of the ecology and distribution of amphibians and reptiles in the middle west. American Midland Naturalist 16 (3): 311-336.
  • Christiansen, J. L. 1971. Reproduction fo Cnemidophorus inornatus and Cnemidophorus neomexicanus (Sauria,Teiidae) in Northern New Mexico. Amer. Mus. Novit. 2442: 1-48.
  • Christiansen, James L. 1971. Reproduction of Cnemidophorus inornatus and Cnemidophorus neomexicanus (Sauria, Teiidae) in northern New Mexico. American Museum novitates (2442): 1-48.
  • Cole, C. J., Dessauer, H. C. y Barrowclough, G. F. 1988. Hybrid Origin of a Unisexual Species of Whiptail Lizard, Cnemidophorus neomexicanus, in Western North America:New Evidence and a Review. Amer. Mus. Novit. 2905: 1-38.
  • Cole, Charles J.;Dessauer, Herbert C.;Barrowclough, Geroge F. 1988. Hybrid origin of a unisexual species of whiptail lizard, Cnemidophorus neomexicanus, in western North America: New evidence and a review. American Museum Novitates (2905): 1-38.
  • Collins, J.T. and  T. W. Taggart . 2009. Standard Common and Current Scientific Names for North American Amphibians, Turtles, Reptiles, and Crocodilians, Sixth Edition. Center for North American Herpetology, 48 pp.
  • Conant,R. & Collins,J.T. 1991. A Field Guide to Reptiles and Amphibians of Eastern/Central North America, 3rd ed. Houghton Mifflin (Boston/New York), xx + 450 p.
  • Cordes, J. E., Walker, J. M. y Abuhteba, R. M. 1990. Genetic Homogeneity in Geographically Remote Populations of Parthenogenetic Cnemidophorus neomexicanus (Sauria:Teiidae). Texas J. Sci. 42 (3) : 24-31.
  • Cuellar, O. 1977. Genetic Homogeneity and Speciation in the Parthenogenetic Lizards Cnemidophorus velox and C. neomexicanus: Evidence From Intraspecific Histocompatibility. Evolution. .
  • Degenhardt, W. G., Painter, Ch. W. y Price, A. H. 1996. Amphibians and Reptiles of New Mexico. University of New Mexico Press. Albuquerque.
  • Degenhardt, William G.; C. W. Painter, and A. H. Price. 1996. Amphibians and reptiles of New Mexico. Univ. New Mexico Press.
  • Densmore, L. D., Wright, J. W. y Brown, W. M. 1989. Mitochondrial DNA Analyses and the Origin and Relative Age of Parthenogenetic Lizards (genus Cnemidophorus). II C. neomexicanus and C. tesselatus Complex. Evolution. 43: 943-957.
  • Flores-Villela, O. 1993. Herpetofauna Mexicana. Lista anotada de las especies de anfibios y reptiles de México, cambios taxonómicos recientes y nuevas especies. Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Pennsylvania, USA.
  • Flores-Villela, Oscar / McCoy, C. J., ed. 1993. Herpetofauna Mexicana: Lista anotada de las especies de anfibios y reptiles de México, cambios taxonómicos recientes, y nuevas especies. Carnegie Museum of Natural History Special Publication, no. 17. iv + 73
  • García, E. 1973. Modificaciones al Sistema de Clasificación Climática de Köppen. UNAM. Instituto de Geografía. México, D. F.
  • ICZN. 1999. OPINION 1929. Cnemidophorus neomexicanus Lowe & Zweifel, 1952 (Reptilia, Squamata) : specific name conserved. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 56 (2).
  • Lowe, Ch. H. y Zweifel, R. G. 1952. A New Species of Whiptailed Lizard (genus Cnemidophorus) From New Mexico. Bull. Chicago Acad. Sci. 9: 229-247.
  • Lowe, Charles H. Zweifel, Richard G. 1952. A new species of Whiptail lizard (Genus Cnemidophorus) from New Mexico. Bulletin of the Chicago Academy of Sciences 9 (13): 229-247
  • Lowe, Charles H. Zweifel, Richard G. 1952. A new species of Whiptail lizard (Genus Cnemidophorus) from New Mexico. Bulletin of the Chicago Academy of Sciences 9 (13): 229-247.
  • Maslin, T. P. y Secoy, D. M. 1986. A Checklist of the Lizard Genus Cnemidophorus (Teiidae). Contributions in Zoology University of Colorado Museum. (1) : 1-60.
  • Maslin, T. Paul. 1971. Conclusive evidence of parthenogenesis in three species of Cnemidophorus (Teiidae). Copeia 1971 (1): 156-158.
  • Maslin, T. Paul;Beidleman, Richard G.;Lowe, Charles H., Jr. 1958. The status of the lizard Cnemidophorus perplexus Baird and Girard (Teiidae). Proc. US Natl. Mus. 108 (3406): 331-345.
  • Medica, P. A. 1967. Foods Habits, Habitat Preference, Reproduction, and Diurnal Activity in Four Sympatric Species of Whiptail Lizards (Cnemidophorus) in South Central New Mexico. Bull. So. California Acad. Sci. 66 (4) : 251-276.
  • Paratype: Lowe, C. H. & Zweifel, R. G. 1952. Bulletin of the Chicago Academy of Sciences. 9 (13): 230.
  • Parker, E. D. y Selander, A. K. 1984. Low Clonal Diversity in the Parthenogenetic Lizard Cnemidophorus neomexicanus (Sauria: Teiidae). Herpetologica. : 245-252.
  • Persons T. & Wright, J.W. 1999. Discovery of Cnemidophorus neomexicanus in Arizona. Herpetological Review 30 (4): 207-209.
  • REEDER,T.W.; CHARLES J. COLE AND HERBERT C. DESSAUER. 2002. Phylogenetic Relationships of Whiptail Lizards of the Genus Cnemidophorus (Squamata: Teiidae): A Test of Monophyly, Reevaluation of Karyotypic Evolution, and Review of Hybrid Origins. American Museum Novitates 3365: 1-64.
  • Rzedowski, J. 1994. Vegetación de México. LIMUSA. México.
  • Smith H M. Taylor H L. Walker J M. Axtell R W. Beaupre S J. Chiszar-D. Cordes J E. Lemos-Espinal J A. Price A H. Van Breukelen F. Zweifel R G. 1997. Cnemidophorus neomexicanus Lowe and Zweifel, 1952 (Reptilia, Squamata): Proposed conservation of the specific name. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 54, (3):167-171.
  • Stebbins, R. C. 1985. A Field Guide to Western Reptiles and Amphibians. Houghton Mifflin Company. Boston, USA.
  • Stebbins,R.C. 1985. A Field Guide to Western Reptiles and Amphibians, 2nd ed. Houghton Mifflin, Boston.
  • Taylor H L. Walker J M. 1996. Cnemidophorus neomexicanus-Cnemidophorus perplexus nomenclatural problem (Sauria: Teiidae) and its resolution. Copeia 1996 (4): 945-954.
  • Taylor, Edward Harrison. 1938. Notes on the herpetological fauna of the Mexican state of Sonora. Univ. Kansas Sci. Bull. 24 (19): 475-503 [1936].
  • Walker, J. M.;Cordes, J. E.;Abuhteba, R. M. 1990. Hybridization between all-female Cnemidophorus neomexicanus and gonochoristic C. sexlineatus (Sauria: Teiidae). American Midland Naturalist 123 (2): 404-408.
  • Wright, J. W. 1993. Evolution of Cnemidophorus En: John W. Wrigth y Laurie J. Vitt (eds.) Biology of Whiptail Lizards (Genus Cnemidophorus) Oklahoma Museum of Natural History and the University of Oklahoma. Oklahoma, USA.
  • Wright, John W. 1971. Cnemidophorus neomexicanus. Catalogue of American Amphibians and Reptiles (109): 1-3.
  • Wright, John W.;Degenhardt, William G. 1962. The type locality of Cnemidophorus perplexus. Copeia 1962 (1): 210-211.
  • Wright, John W.;Lowe, Charles H. 1967. Hybridization in nature between parthenogenetic and bisexual species of whiltail lizards (genus Cnemidophorus). American Museum Novitates (2286): 36.


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