- a state in W Mexico. 10,442 sq. mi. (27,045 sq. km). Capital: Tepic.
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Shannon and Humphrey described Phrynohyas corasterias from Nayarit.
As presently known, the range of this species in western México extends from Chiapas to Nayarit.
An instance of apotheosis occurred in Nayarit, where the skeleton of a king, enthroned in a cave, received divine honors.The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft, Volume 3
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Duellman used the trinomial for this population and named a new subspecies, pallidus, from Nayarit.
The specimens of the disjunct population of pallidus on the Tres Marias do not differ from the mainland population in Nayarit.
- a state of W Mexico, on the Pacific: includes the offshore Tres Marías Islands. Capital: Tepic. Pop: 919 739 (2000). Area: 27 621 sq km (10 772 sq miles)