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Calotes medogensis ZHAO & LI, 1984

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Higher TaxaAgamidae (Draconinae), Sauria, Iguania, Squamata (lizards) 
Common NamesMedog Bloodsucker 
SynonymCalotes medogensis ZHAO & LI 1984
Calotes medogensis — BARTS & WILMS 2003
Calotes medogensis — WANG et al. 2015 
DistributionChina (Xizang = Tibet)

Type locality: Yarang, Medog Co., Xizang, China (elevation 910 m)  
TypesHolotype: CIB 8370177, male 
CommentDistribution: only known from its type locality. 
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  • Hallermann, J. 2000. A new species of Calotes from the Moluccas (Indonesia) with notes on the biogeogreaphy of the genus (Sauria: Agamidae). Bonner Zoologische Beiträge 49 (1-2): 155-163 - get paper here
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  • Zhao E; Li S 1984. A new species of Calotes (Lacertilia: Agamidae) from Xizang (Tibet) [in Chinese]. Acta Herpetologica Sinica 3 (4): 77-78 - get paper here
  • Zhao Ermi; Li Shengquan 1987. The herpetofaunal composition and characteristics of Mount Namjagbarwa, Tibet. Acta Herpetologica Sinica 6 (2): 36-42 - get paper here
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