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Diporiphora lalliae STORR, 1974

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Higher TaxaAgamidae (Amphibolurinae), Sauria, Iguania, Squamata (lizards) 
Subspecies 
Common NamesLally's Two-line Dragon 
SynonymDiporiphora lalliae STORR 1974
Diporiphora lalliae — COGGER 1983
Diporiphora lalliae — COGGER 2000: 330
Diporiphora lalliae — SMITH et al. 2011 
DistributionAustralia (Northern Territory, South Australia, Western Australia)

Type locality: Langey Crossing, in 17° 39’ S, 123° 34’ E, W. A.  
Reproductionoviparous 
TypesHolotype: WAM R23030 
Diagnosis 
CommentPhylogeny: D. lalliae appears to be paraphyletic with respect to D. magna (SMITH et al. 2011). However, no taxonomic decisions have been made yet. 
Etymology 
References
  • Beolens, Bo; Michael Watkins, and Michael Grayson 2011. The Eponym Dictionary of Reptiles. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, USA - 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.
  • Smith, Katie L.; Luke J. Harmon, Luke P. Shoo, and Jane Melville 2011. EVIDENCE OF CONSTRAINED PHENOTYPIC EVOLUTION IN A CRYPTIC SPECIES COMPLEX OF AGAMID LIZARDS. Evolution 65-4: 976–992
  • 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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