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Higher TaxaAgamidae (Draconinae), Sauria, Iguania, Squamata (lizards) 
Subspecies 
Common NamesE: Common Flying Dragon
G: Gewöhnlicher Flugdrache 
SynonymDraco volans LINNAEUS 1758: 199
Draco praepos LINNAEUS 1758 (1766 fide MANTHEY 1983)
Draco major LAURENTI 1768
Draco minor LAURENTI 1768
Draco volans — SHAW & NODDER 1789: plate 8
Draco viridis DAUDIN 1802
Draco fuscus DAUDIN 1802
Draco daudinii DUMÉRIL & BIBRON 1837: 451 (partim)
Draci viridis javanica SCHLEGEL 1844
Draco volans — BOULENGER 1885: 256
Draco volans — DE ROOIJ 1915: 70
Draco volans — TAYLOR 1963: 834
Draco volans — HENDRICKSON 1966: 59
Draco volans — GRANDISON 1972: 79
Draco volans — MANTHEY & GROSSMANN 1997: 174
Draco volans — COX et al. 1998: 101
Draco volans — TEYNIÉ et al. 2010 
DistributionIndonesia (Borneo, Sumatra, Bali, Java, Timor), West Malaysia (incl. Pulau Tioman ?),
Thailand (incl. Phuket), Philippines (Palawan), Singapore, Vietnam.

sumatranus: W Malaysia, Thailand, Sumatra, Borneo, Palawan, Singapore

Type locality: “Indi a, Africa”  
Reproductionoviparous 
TypesHolotype: NRM = Royal Museum Stockholm 
CommentDraco volans reticulatus, D.v. boschmai, and D. v. timorensis are now treated as a valid species. Draco reticulatus cyanopterus has been elevated to full species status by MCGUIRE & ALCALA 2000. Draco volans does not occur on Pulau Tioman according to GROSSMANN & TILLACK 2004.

Type species: Draco volans is the type species of the genus Draco LINNAEUS 1758. The genus Draco is also the type genus of the subfamily Draconinae Fitzinger, 1826. 
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