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Feylinia boulengeri (CHABANAUD, 1917)

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Higher TaxaScincidae, Scincinae, Scincoidea, Sauria, Squamata (lizards) 
Subspecies 
Common Names 
SynonymFeylinia boulengeri CHABANAUD 1917: 221
Chabanaudia boulengeri — WITTE & LAURENT 1943
Chabanaudia boulengeri — WELCH 1982: 65
Feylinia boulengeri — BRYGOO 1983: 333
Feylinia boulengeri — BRYGOO 1985: 17
Feylinia boulengeri — FRANK & RAMUS 1995
Feylinia boulengeri — PAUWELS & VENDE WEGHE 2008 
DistributionGabon

Type locality: “Congo français [...] Ogooûé: N’Gomo”  
Reproduction 
TypesHolotype: MNHN 1917.120 
Diagnosis 
CommentLimbless.

Type species: Feylinia boulengeri CHABANAUD 1917: 221 is the type species of the genus Chabanaudia CHABANAUD 1917. 
EtymologyNamed after Paul Chabanaud (1876-1959), a correspondent of the MNHN in Paris, and George Albert Boulenger (1858 - 1937), herpetologist at the British Museum of Natural History, London. 
References
  • Beolens, Bo; Michael Watkins, and Michael Grayson 2011. The Eponym Dictionary of Reptiles. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, USA - get paper here
  • Brygoo, E.R. 1985. Les types des scincidés (Reptiles, Sauriens) du Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle, catalogue critique. Bull. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat. (4e sér.) 7 (sect. A 3), suppl.: 1-126
  • Brygoo,E.R. & Roux-Esteve 1983. Feylinia, genre de lézards africains de la famille des Scincidae, sous-famille des Feyliniinae. Bull. Mus. Nation. Hist. Nat. Paris (4) 5: 307-341
  • Chabanaud, P. 1917. Descriptions de trois espéces nouvelles de Reptilies de l'Afrique. Bull. Mus. nat. Hist. nat. Paris 23: 219-225 - get paper here
  • de Witte, G.F. & R. LAURENT 1943. Contribution à la systématique des formes dégradées de la famille des Scincidae apparentées au genre Scelotes Fitzinger. Mém. Mus. r. Hist. nat. Belg. (sér.2) 26: 44 pp.
  • Pauwels, O.S.G. & Vande weghe, J.P. 2008. Les reptiles du Gabon. Smithsonian Institution, Washington: 272 pp. - get paper here
  • Welch, K.R.G. 1982. Herpetology of Africa; a checklist and bibliography of the orders Amphisbaenia, Sauria, and Serpentes. Robert E. Krieger Pub. Co., Malabar, FL 293 pp.
 
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