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Brief Summary

    Yellow-spotted tropical night lizard: Brief Summary
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    The yellow-spotted tropical night lizard or yellow-spotted night lizard (Lepidophyma flavimaculatum) is a species of night lizard. It is distributed from central Mexico through the Central America south to Panama. It includes four subspecies:

    Lepidophyma flavimaculatum flavimaculatum Lepidophyma flavimaculatum ophiophthalmum Lepidophyma flavimaculatum tehuanae Lepidophyma flavimaculatum tenebrarum
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Comprehensive Description

Distribution

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    Continent: Middle-America
    Distribution: SE Mexico (Tamaulipas, Chiapas, Oaxaca), Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama; elevation: 120-940 m flavimaculatum: Atlantic slopes from S Veracruz to British Honduras, excluding the northern part of the Yucatán Peninsula. Veracruz, Tabasco, Chiapas. Terra typica restricta (H. M. SMITH & TAYLOR 1950): Río de la Pasión, Petén Province, Guatemala. obscurum: Panama, Costa Rica;
    Type locality: Rio Chilibrillo, Panama. tenebrarum: Tamaulipas
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Life Expectancy

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    Maximum longevity: 11 years (captivity)
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