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Draco quinquefasciatus HARDWICKE & GRAY, 1827

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Higher TaxaAgamidae (Draconinae), Sauria (lizards) 
Subspecies 
Common NamesE: Five-lined Flying Dragon, Five-banded Gliding Lizard
G: Fünfband-Flugdrache 
SynonymDraco 5 fasciata HARDWICKE & GRAY 1827: 219
Draco quinquefaseiata — HARDWICKE & GRAY 1835 (in error)
Draco quinquefasciatus — DUMÉRIL & BIBRON 1837: 455
Draco quinquefasciatus — BOULENGER 1885: 269
Draco quinquefasciatus — DE ROOIJ 1915: 81
Draco quinquefasciatus — TAYLOR 1963: 844
Draco quinquefasciatus longibarba HENNIG 1936
Draco quinquefasciatus longibarba — WERMUTH 1967: 53
Draco quinquefasciatus — GRANDISON 1972: 78
Draco quinquefasciatus — MUSTERS 1983
Draco quinquefasciatus longibarba — MANTHEY 1983
Draco quinquefasciatus — MANTHEY & GROSSMANN 1997: 173
Draco quinquefasciatus — COX et al. 1998: 103
Draco quinquefasciatus — MANTHEY & SCHUSTER 1999: 56
Draco quinquefasciatus longibarba — MALKMUS et al. 2002: 239
Draco quinquefasciatus — GRISMER 2011 
DistributionS Thailand, West Malaysia, Singapore (HR 33: 65),
Indonesia (Sumatra, P. Singkep, P. Belitung, Borneo)

longibarba: Brunei, Borneo; Type locality: Baram, Sarawak, Borneo.

Type locality: restricted to Penang by HENNIG 1936 Map legend:
TDWG region - Region according to the TDWG standard, not a precise distribution map.

NOTE: TDWG regions are generated automatically from the text in the distribution field and not in every cases it works well. We are working on it.
 
TypesType: BMNH 1946.8.27.4 (and possibly additional specimens).
Holotype: ZRC = RMS [longibarba] 
CommentThe original type locality was “India”, in error.

This is one of only 2 Draco species in which females have more colorful patagial coloration than males (i.e. the color of the membranes that covers the elongated ribs). 
References
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  • Boulenger,G.A. 1891. On new or little known Indian and Malayan reptiles and batrachians. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6) 8: 288-292 - get paper here
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