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Diporiphora bennettii (GRAY, 1845)

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Higher TaxaAgamidae (Amphibolurinae), Sauria, Iguania, Squamata (lizards) 
Common NamesRobust Two-line Dragon 
SynonymGindalia bennettii GRAY 1845
Diporiphora bennettii — BOULENGER 1885: 395
Diporiphora bennettii — COGGER 1983
Diporiphora bennettii — MANTHEY & SCHUSTER 1999: 53
Diporiphora bennettii — COGGER 2000: 329
Diporiphora bennettii — WILSON & SWAN 2010 
DistributionNW Australia (Western Australia: Kimberleys to adjacent Northern Territory)

Type locality: "N. W. Coast of Australia".  
TypesHolotype: BMNH 1946.8.12.77 
CommentDiporiphora bennettii arnhemica has been elevated to full species status. 
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1885. Catalogue of the lizards in the British Museum (Nat. Hist.) I. Geckonidae, Eublepharidae, Uroplatidae, Pygopodidae, Agamidae. London: 450 pp. - get paper here
  • Cogger, H. G. 2014. Reptiles and Amphibians of Australia, 7th ed. CSIRO Publishing, xxx + 1033 pp.
  • Cogger, H.G. 2000. Reptiles and Amphibians of Australia, 6th ed. Ralph Curtis Publishing, Sanibel Island, 808 pp.
  • Gray, J. E. 1845. Catalogue of the specimens of lizards in the collection of the British Museum. Trustees of die British Museum/Edward Newman, London: xxvii + 289 pp. - get paper here
  • Manthey,U. & SCHUSTER,N. 1999. Agamen, 2. Aufl. Natur und Tier Verlag (Münster), 120 pp. - get paper here
  • Storr, G. M. 1974. Agamid lizards of the genera Caimanops, Physignathus and Diporiphora in Western Australia and Northern Territory. Rec. West. Aust. Mus. 3: 121-146 - get paper here
  • Wilson, S. & Swan, G. 2010. A complete guide to reptiles of Australia, 3rd ed. Chatswood: New Holland, 558 pp.
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