Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Suborder: Lacertilia
Infraorder: Diploglossa[1]
Family: Anguidae
Subfamily: Gerrhonotinae[1]
Genus: Mesaspis
Cope, 1877

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Mesaspis is a genus of lizards in the family Anguidae.[1]

Geographic range

The genus Mesaspis is native to México and Central America.[1]


The following species are recognized:[2][1]


  1. 1 2 3 4 5 6 Mesaspis. The Reptile Database. Consulted: 7-04-2012
  2. "Mesaspis". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 7 April 2012.

Further reading

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