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Diploglossus lessonae PERACCA, 1890

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Higher TaxaDiploglossidae, Diploglossa, Anguimorpha, Sauria, Squamata (lizards) 
Subspecies 
Common NamesE: Brazilian Galliwasp
G: Brasilianische Gallwespenschleiche 
SynonymDiploglossus lessonae PERACCA 1890
Diploglossus tenuifasciatus PARKER 1924: 586 (fide PETERS et al. 1970)
Diploglossus lessonae — VANZOLINI 1958: 179
Diploglossus lessonae — PETERS et al. 1970: 108
Diploglossus lessonae — VITT 1985 
DistributionNE Brazil (Rio Grande do Norte, Paraiba, Pernambuco, Ceará)

Type locality: Brazil  
Reproductionoviparous 
TypesHolotype: MRSN (= MSNTO) R2122 
Diagnosis 
Comment 
EtymologyNamed after Michele Lessona, Italian zoologist. 
References
  • Barbosa, Vanessa do Nascimento; Amaral, Jéssica Monique da Silva; Alcantara, Edivania do Nascimento Pereira; dos Santos, Ednilza Maranhão 2018. Herpetofauna de uma área de caatinga em Taquaritinga do Norte, agreste de Pernambuco, Brasil. Cuad. herpetol. 32 (2): 109-115 - get paper here
  • Beolens, Bo; Michael Watkins, and Michael Grayson 2011. The Eponym Dictionary of Reptiles. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, USA - get paper here
  • Borges-Nojosa, D. M. & Caramaschi, U. 2003. Composição e análise comparativa da diversidade e das afinidades biogeográficas dos lagartos e anfisbenídeos (Squamata) dos brejos nordestinos. In: I.R. Leal, M. Tabarelli & J.M.C. Silva (eds.). Ecologia e conservação da Caatinga, pp. 181-236. Editora Universitária, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Recife, Brasil.
  • Calixto PO, Morato SAA 2017. Herpetofauna recorded by a fauna rescue program in a Caatinga area of João Câmara, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil. Check List 13 (5): 647-657 - get paper here
  • Franzini, Lissa Dellefrate; Izabel Regina Soares Silva, Daniel Oliveira Santana, Fagner Ribeiro Delfim, Gustavo Henrique Calazans Vieira, Daniel Oliveira Mesquita 2019. Lizards fauna from the state of Paraíba, Northeastern Brazil: current knowledge and sampling discontinuities. Herpetology Notes 12: 749-763 - get paper here
  • Freitas, Marco Antonio de; Arthur Diesel Abegg, Daniel da Silva Araújo, Hugo Estevam de Almeida Coelho, Weverton dos Santos Azevedo, Márcio Frazão Chaves, Geraldo Jorge Barbosa de Moura 2019. Herpetofauna of five "Brejos de Altitude" of the interior of the state of Pernambuco, Northeastern Brazil Herpetology Notes 12: 591-602 - get paper here
  • Langner, Ch. 2019. Anmerkungen zu Lebensweise, Haltung und Nachzucht von Lessonas Gallwespenschleiche, Diploglossus lessonae Reptilia (Münster) 24 (136): 28-31 - get paper here
  • Parker, H.W. 1924. Description of a new anguid lizard from Brazil. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (9) 13: 586-588
  • Peracca, M. G. 1890. Descrizione di una nuova specie del gen. Diploglossus Wiegm. Bollettino dei Musei di Zoologia ed Anatomia Comparata della R. Università di Torino 5 (77): 1-5
  • Peracca, M.G. 1891. Diagnosi di Rettili nuovi. Rivista Italiana di Scienze Naturali di Siena, 11(1): 8
  • Peters, James A. & Donoso-Barros, Roberto 1970. Catalogue of the Neotropical Squamata: Part II. Lizards and Amphisbaenians. Bull. US Natl. Mus. 297: 293 pp. - get paper here
  • Ribeiro, S. C., I. J. Roberto, D. L. Sales, R. W. Ávila & W. O. Almeida 2012. Amphibians and reptiles from the Araripe bioregion, northeastern Brazil. Salamandra 48 (3): 133-146 - get paper here
  • Roberto, Igor Joventino; Cícero Ricardo de Oliveira, João Antonio de Araújo Filho, Herivelto Faustino de Oliveira, Robson Waldemar Ávila 2017. The herpetofauna of the Serra do Urubu mountain range: a key biodiversity area for conservation in the brazilian atlantic forest Papéis Avulsos de Zoologia 57 (27): 347-373 - get paper here
  • Rodrigues, M.T. 2003. Herpetofauna da Caatinga. In: I.R. Leal, M. Tabarelli & J.M.C. Silva (eds.). Ecologia e conservação da Caatinga, pp. 181-236. Editora Universitária, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Recife, Brasil.
  • Santos-Caldas, Francis Luiz; Daniel Oliveira Santana, Renato Gomes Faria, Adriana Bocchiglieri, Daniel Oliveira Mesquita 2016. Diploglossus lessonae Peracca, 1890 (Squamata: Anguidae): new records from northeast Brazil and notes on distribution Check List 12 (5): - get paper here
  • Schmidt, K. E, & INGER, R. F. 1951. Amphibians and reptiles of the Hopkins-Branner expedition to Brazil. Fieldiana: Zoology 31: 439-465 - get paper here
  • Vanzolini, P. E. 1958. Sóbre Diploglossus lessonae, com notas biometricas e sobre a evoluéão ontogenetica do padrão de colorido (Sauria, Anguidae). Papéis Avulsos Zoologia (São Paulo) 13 (15): 180-2111
  • Vitt L J 1985. On the biology of the little known anguid lizard, Diploglossus lessonae, in northeast Brazil. Pap. Avul. Zool., Sao Paulo 36 (7): 69-76
 
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