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Bronchocela jubata DUMÉRIL & BIBRON, 1837

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Higher TaxaAgamidae (Draconinae), Sauria, Iguania, Squamata (lizards) 
Subspecies 
Common NamesManed forest lizard 
SynonymBronchocela jubata DUMÉRIL & BIBRON 1837: 397
Bronchocele [sic] intermedia BERTHOLD 1842 (non Calotes intermedia PETERS & DORIA, 1878)
Calotes (Bronchocele) intermedius BERTHOLD 1842 (fide BÖHME 2012: 103
Calotes intermedius — BERTHOLD 1846: 12
Calotes jubatus — BOULENGER 1885: 318
Calotes jubatus — DE ROOIJ 1915: 123
Calotes jubatus — SMITH 1935: 185
Bronchocela jubata — MOODY 1980
Bronchocela jubata — MANTHEY & SCHUSTER 1999: 28
Bronchocela jubata — PIANKA & VITT 2003: 151
Broncochela jubata — JANIAWATI et al. 2016 (in error) 
DistributionIndonesia (Singkep, Java, Bali, Celebes = Sulawesi, Karakelang, Salibabu; Nias Island, Singkap Island, Borneo: Kalimantan [DAS, pers. comm. to J.Hallermann),
Philippines (Mindanao: ZMB 16305),
India (questionable - see comment),
Cambodia [see comment]
SC Thailand

intermedia: Type locality: Sunda Islands restricted to Java.

Type locality: Pondichery (South India) and Java, restricted by Smith (1935 ) to Java.  
Reproductionoviparous 
TypesSyntypes: ZFMK 27099-101 
DiagnosisDiagnosis. A large species of 88.7 – 135.6 mm SVL mean 112.90, n = 51) and a long tail (ratio tail SVL = 344.74, n = 35). Tympanum large, more than half diameter of orbit. There are 5 – 6 scales along canthus rostralis between nasal scale and front border of orbit. Two larger keeled scales on rostral border of tympanum, and a row of compressed scales (3 – 4) behind hind corner of orbit. Gular sac large, extending under forelegs, covered with large keeled scales. Nuchal crest scales large, falciform and directed backwards, about as large as diameter of orbit or larger in adults. Dorsal crest lower than nuchal crest, continuing back to base of tail. Body scales rather large, strongly keeled in 44 – 59 midbody scales (mean: 49.21, n = 51), the uppermost scale row next to dorsal crest pointing upwards, 1 – 3 rows directed parallel, others scale row downwards. Ventrals large, strongly keeled. It can be distinguished from other congeners by the combination of 5 – 6 scales between nasal and orbit along canthus rostralis, large keeled body scales, with only uppermost scale row pointing upwards, a prominent nuchal and dorsal crest, and a large gular sac in males.
 
CommentRecords from Islands Salibabu (Sangihe) Karakelong and Talaud, south east of Mindanao cited by De Roij (1915: 123) could not been verified, but may be correct. A series of 14 specimens from Menado, Sulawesi, in RMNH formerly under B. jubata are redetermined as B. celebensis. B. jubata has been incorrectely reported from the Nicobar Islands (de Roij 1915, Smith 1935) but no voucher specimens exist according to DAS 1999 and own information.The occurrence in Southern India at Pondichery is questionably and may be due to introduced specimens. The species did not occur on Andaman Island (Das 1999). Specimens from Cambodia labelled B. cristatella” are B. jubata [Hallermann 2005]. 
Etymology 
References
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