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Brookesia exarmata SCHIMMENTI & JESU, 1996

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Higher TaxaChamaeleonidae (Brookesiinae), Sauria, Iguania, Squamata (lizards) 
Subspecies 
Common Names 
SynonymBrookesia exarmata SCHIMMENTI & JESU 1996
Brookesia exarmata — NECAS 1999: 277
Brookesia exarmata — TOWNSEND et al. 2009 
DistributionMadagascar (known only from the type locality).

Type locality: River Ambodyreana, Tsingy de Bemaraha, Antsalova, Fivondronana, Mahajanga Province, Madagascar.  
Reproductionoviparous 
TypesHolotype: MRSN R1557 
Comment 
References
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  • Schimmenti G; Jesu R 1996. Brookesia exarmata sp. nov. (Reptilia, Chamaeleonidae): a new dwarf chameleon from the limestone outcrops of western Madagascar. ITALIAN JOURNAL OF ZOOLOGY (MODENA) 63(2) 1996: 193-197
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