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Phrynocephalus  Kaup, 1825
Taxonomic Serial No.: 209041

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2017   

 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  
                                     GenusPhrynocephalus Kaup, 1825  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Phrynocephalus ahvazicus Melnikov, Melnikova, Nazarov, Rajabizadeh, Al-Johany, Amr and Ananjeva, 2014  
                                        Species Phrynocephalus ananjevae Melnikov, Melnikova, Nazarov and Rajabizadeh, 2013  
                                        Species Phrynocephalus arabicus J. Anderson, 1894 – Arabian Toadhead Agama 
                                        Species Phrynocephalus axillaris Blanford, 1875 – Yarkand Toad-headed Agama 
                                        Species Phrynocephalus clarkorum S. C. Anderson and Leviton, 1967  
                                        Species Phrynocephalus erythrurus Zugmayer, 1909  
                                        Species Phrynocephalus euptilopus Alcock and Finn, 1897 – Alcock's Toad-headed Agama 
                                        Species Phrynocephalus forsythii Anderson, 1872 – Forsyth's Toadhead Agama 
                                        Species Phrynocephalus golubewii Shenbrot and Semyonov, 1990  
                                        Species Phrynocephalus guttatus (J. F. Gmelin, 1789) – Spotted Toadhead Agama 
                                        Species Phrynocephalus helioscopus (Pallas, 1771) – Sunwatcher Toadhead Agama 
                                        Species Phrynocephalus interscapularis Lichtenstein, 1856 – Lichtenstein's Toadhead Agama 
                                        Species Phrynocephalus lutensis Kamali and S. C. Anderson, 2015 – Lut Desert Toad Headed Agama 
                                        Species Phrynocephalus luteoguttatus Boulenger, 1887 – Yellow-speckled Toad-headed Agama 
                                        Species Phrynocephalus maculatus J. Anderson, 1872 – Blacktail Toadhead Agama 
                                        Species Phrynocephalus mystaceus (Pallas, 1776) – Secret Toadhead Agama 
                                        Species Phrynocephalus ornatus Boulenger, 1887  
                                        Species Phrynocephalus persicus de Filippi, 1863 – Persian Toad-headed Agama 
                                        Species Phrynocephalus przewalskii Strauch, 1876 – Przewalski's Toadhead Agama 
                                        Species Phrynocephalus putjatai Bedriaga, 1909  
                                        Species Phrynocephalus raddei Boettger, 1888  
                                        Species Phrynocephalus reticulatus (Eichwald, 1831) – Reticulated Toad-headed Agama 
                                        Species Phrynocephalus roborowskii Bedriaga, 1906 – Roborowski's Toadhead Agama 
                                        Species Phrynocephalus rossikowi Nikolsky, 1898 – Uzbekistan Toadhead Agama 
                                        Species Phrynocephalus sakoi Melnikov, Melnikova, Nazarov, Al-Johany and Ananjeva, 2015  
                                        Species Phrynocephalus scutellatus (Oliver, 1807) – Gray Toadhead Agama 
                                        Species Phrynocephalus strauchi Nikolsky, 1899  
                                        Species Phrynocephalus theobaldi Blyth, 1863 – Theobald's Toad-headed Agama, Snow Lizard 
                                        Species Phrynocephalus versicolor Strauch, 1876  
                                        Species Phrynocephalus vlangalii Strauch, 1876 – Ching Hai Toadhead Agama 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Phrynocephalus   
  Source: Reptile Database (2017), website (version 24-Dec-16)  
  Acquired: 2017   
  Notes: Uetz, P. & Jirí Hosek (eds.), The Reptile Database, (   
  Reference for: Phrynocephalus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Applegarth, J. S.  
  Publication Date: 1983   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Index to the Genera of Reptilia - A Device to Assist Curators. Sauria (Lacertilia and Amphisbaenia), Third Edition   
  Page(s): 54   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Phrynocephalus   

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