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Lophosaurus spinipes  (A. M. C. Duméril and Bibron, 1851)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1056453

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Hypsilurus spinipes (A. M. C. Duméril and Bibron, 1851)
  Common Name(s): Southern Forest Dragon [English]
    Southern Angle-Headed Dragon [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassReptilia Laurenti, 1768 – répteis, reptiles, Reptiles  
                         OrderSquamata Oppel, 1811 – Amphisbaenians, Lizards, Snakes, amphisbènes, lézards, serpents  
                            SuborderIguania  – iguanes, Iguanas  
                               FamilyAgamidae  – Old World Arboreal Lizards, Agamid Lizards  
                                     GenusLophosaurus Fitzinger, 1843  
                                        SpeciesLophosaurus spinipes (A. M. C. Duméril and Bibron, 1851) – Southern Forest Dragon, Southern Angle-Headed Dragon  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Reptile Database (2017), website (version 24-Dec-16)  
  Acquired: 2017   
  Notes: Uetz, P. & Jirí Hosek (eds.), The Reptile Database, (   
  Reference for: Lophosaurus spinipes, Southern Angle-Headed Dragon [English], Southern Forest Dragon [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Denzer, Wolfgang, and Ulrich Manthey  
  Publication Date: 2016   
  Article/Chapter Title: Remarks on the taxonomy and nomenclature of the genus Hypsilurus Peters, 1867 (Reptilia, Agamidae, Amphibolurinae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zoosystematics and Evolution, vol. 92, no. 1   
  Page(s): 103-110   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1435-1935   
  Notes: doi: 10.3897/zse.92.7469   
  Reference for: Lophosaurus spinipes   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Australia  






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