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Diploglossus fasciatus (GRAY, 1831)

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Higher TaxaDiploglossidae, Diploglossa, Anguimorpha, Sauria, Squamata (lizards) 
Subspecies 
Common NamesBanded Galliwasp 
SynonymTiliqua fasciatus GRAY 1831: 71
Euprepis fasciatus REUSS 1834: 51
Diploglossus Houttuynii COCTEAU in DUMÉRIL & BIBRON 1839: 597
Diploglossus fasciatus — BOULENGER 1885: 287
Diploglossus resplendens BARBOUR 1909: 50 (fide VANZOLINI)
Diploglossus fasciatus — PETERS & DONOSO-BARROS 1970: 108
Diploglossus fasciatus — DIRKSEN & DE LA RIVA 1999
Diploglossus fasciatus — PIANKA & VITT 2003: 234 
DistributionSE Brazil (Acre, Minas Gerais, Rio de Janeiro), W Bolivia (Cochabamba, Beni, La Paz), SE Peru

Type locality: not given (fide PETERS & DONOSO-BARROS 1970).  
Reproductionoviparous 
TypesSyntypes: BMNH XV.126a and XV.126b 
DiagnosisDiagnosis: Savage & Lips (1993) and Savage et al. (2008) distinguish Diploglossus and Celestus on the basis of the presence (Diploglossus) or absence (Celestus) of claw sheaths, respectively. 
CommentType Species: Tiliqua fasciatus is the type species of the genus Diploglossus WIEGMANN 1834.

Higher taxa: Diploglossus is here assigned to Diploglossidae based on the paraphyly with Anguidae in Zheng & Wiens 2016. Many other recent authors included the genus in Anguidae: Diploglossinae.

Synonymy: partly after BRYGOO 1987. 
Etymology 
References
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  • Bérnils, R.S.; Batista, M.A. & Bertelli, P.W. 2001. Cobras e lagartos do Vale: levantamento das espécies de Squamata (Reptilia, Lepidosauria) da Bacia do Rio Itajai, Santa Catarina, Brasil. Rev. Est. Ambientais (Blumenau) 3 (1): 69-79
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