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Agama mucosoensis HELLMICH, 1957

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Higher TaxaAgamidae (Agaminae), Sauria, Iguania, Squamata (lizards) 
Subspecies 
Common NamesE: Mucoso Agama
G: Mucoso-Siedleragame 
SynonymAgama agama mucosoënsis HELLMICH 1957
Agama mucosoensis — WAGNER et al. 2012 
DistributionAngola (Mucoso, Dondo, and Libolo/Luati)

Type locality: Mucoso bei Dondo, Angola.  
Reproduction 
TypesHolotype: ZSM 117/1953/1, adult male 
CommentSubspecies: The rank of the two subspecies boensis and mucosoensis is questionable (WAGNER et al. 2009). However, WAGNER et al. 2012 elevated mucosoensis to full species status. 
Etymologynamed after the type locality. 
References
  • Hellmich, W. 1957. Herpetologische Ergebnisse einer Forschungsreise in Angola. Veröff. Zool. Staatssammlung München 5: 1-91 - get paper here
  • Marques, Mariana P.; Luis M. P. Ceríaco , David C. Blackburn , and Aaron M. Bauer 2018. Diversity and Distribution of the Amphibians and Terrestrial Reptiles of Angola -- Atlas of Historical and Bibliographic Records (1840–2017). Proc. Cal. Acad. Sci. (Ser. 4) 65: 1-501 (Supplement II)
  • Wagner, Philipp; Aaron M. Bauer, Thomas M. Wilms, Mirko Barts, Wolfgang Böhme 2012. Miscellanea Accrodontia: Notes on Nomenclature, Taxonomy and Distribution. Russ. J. Herpetol. 19 (2): 177-189 - get paper here
 
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