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Dopasia wegneri (MERTENS, 1959)

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Higher TaxaAnguidae (Anguinae), Diploglossa, Anguimorpha, Sauria, Squamata (lizards) 
Subspecies 
Common NamesWegner's Glass Lizard 
SynonymOphisaurus wegneri MERTENS 1959
Ophisaurus wegneri — MANTHEY & GROSSMANN 1997: 203
Dopasia wegneri — NGUYEN 2013 (pers. comm.) 
DistributionIndonesia (Sumatra)

Type locality: “Gunung Sago (= Gunung Malintang), 1600 m [elevation], weitere Umgebung von Paja Komboh, westliches Zentral-Sumatra”  
Reproductionoviparous 
TypesHolotype: SMF 55995, adult 
Comment 
EtymologyNamed after A.M.R. Wegner, formlery director of the Zoological Museum in Bogor. 
References
  • Manthey, U. & Grossmann, W. 1997. Amphibien & Reptilien Südostasiens. Natur und Tier Verlag (Münster), 512 pp. - get paper here
  • Mertens, R. 1959. Eine Panzerschleiche (Ophisaurus) aus Sumatra. Senckenbergiana biologica 40(1/2): 109-111.
  • TEYNIÉ, ALEXANDRE; PATRICK DAVID, & ANNEMARIE OHLER 2010. Note on a collection of Amphibians and Reptiles from Western Sumatra (Indonesia), with the description of a new species of the genus Bufo. Zootaxa 2416: 1–43 - get paper here
 
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