You are here » home advanced search Phoxophrys cephalum

Phoxophrys cephalum (MOCQUARD, 1890)

Can you confirm these amateur observations of Phoxophrys cephalum?

Add your own observation of
Phoxophrys cephalum »

Find more photos by Google images search: Google images

Higher TaxaAgamidae (Draconinae), Sauria, Iguania, Squamata (lizards) 
Subspecies 
Common NamesMocquard's Eyebrow Lizard 
SynonymPelturagonia cephalum MOCQUARD 1890: 130
Japalura nigrilabris DE ROOIJ 1915 (non PETERS 1864)
Phoxophrys cephalum — INGER 1960: 223
Phoxophrys cephalum — WERMUTH 1967: 74
Phoxophrys cephalum — MANTHEY & GROSSMANN 1997: 196
Phoxophrys cephalum — MALKMUS et al. 2002: 248
Phoxophrys cephalum — MANTHEY 2010 
DistributionIndonesia (Borneo, Sabah), Malaysia (Sabah, Sarawak)

Type locality: Kina Balu.  
Reproductionoviparous 
TypesSyntypes: MNHN 89-166, 89-167, 89-169 - 89-172 
Diagnosis 
CommentBOULENGER (1891) synonymizes Pelturagonia cephalum with Japalura nigrilabris. 
Etymology 
References
  • Boulenger, G. A. 1891. Remarks on the herpetological fauna of Mount Kina baloo, North Borneo. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6) 7: 341-345 - get paper here
  • Das , I. 2004. Lizards of Borneo. Natural History Publications, Kota Kinabalu, Borneo
  • Das, I. & Yaakob, N. 2007. Status of knowledge of the Malaysian herpetofauna. In Status of biological diversity in Malaysia & threat assessment of plant species in Malaysia. in: L. S. L. Chua, L. G. Kirton & L. G. Saw (eds.), Status of biological diversity in Malaysia & threat assessment of plant species in Malaysia. Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Kepong, pp. 31-81
  • Das, Indraneil 2006. Crocker Range National Park, Sabah, as a refuge for Borneo's montane herpetofauna. Amphibian & Reptile Conservation 4 (1): 3-11 - get paper here
  • Inger, R. F. 1960. A review of the agamid lizards of the genus Phoxophrys HUBRECHT. Copeia 1960 (3): 221 -225. - get paper here
  • Malkmus, R.; Manthey, U.; Vogel, G. Hoffmann, P. & Kosuch, J. 2002. Amphibians and reptiles of Mount Kinabalu (North Borneo). A.R.G. Ganther Verlag, Rugell, 404 pp.
  • Manthey U 2010. Agamid Lizards of Southern Asia. Draconinae 2 -Leiolepidinae. Terralog 7b, Edition Chimaira, Frankfurt, 168 pp.
  • Manthey, U. & Grossmann, W. 1997. Amphibien & Reptilien Südostasiens. Natur und Tier Verlag (Münster), 512 pp. - get paper here
  • Mocquard, F. 1890. Recherches sur la faune herpétologique des îles de Bornèo et de Palawan. Nouv. Arch. Mus. Hist. Nat., Paris, 3 (2): 115-168. - get paper here
 
External links  
Is it interesting? Share with others:


Please submit feedback about this entry to the curator