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Pogona minima (LOVERIDGE, 1933)

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Higher TaxaAgamidae (Amphibolurinae), Sauria, Iguania, Squamata (lizards) 
Subspecies 
Common NamesE: Western Bearded Dragon
G: Westliche Bartagame, Kleine Bartagame 
SynonymAmphibolurus barbatus minimus LOVERIDGE 1933
Amphibolurus minimus - BADHAM 1976
Pogona minor minima — STORR 1982
Amphibolurus minimus — COGGER 1983
Pogona minor minima — WILSON & KNOWLES 1988
Pogona minima — COGGER 2000: 349 
DistributionAustralia (West Australia; Houtman's Abrolhos Islands)

Type locality: West Wallaby Is., Houtman's Abrolhos, W. A.  
Reproductionoviparous 
TypesHolotype: MCZ 32972 
CommentMax. SVL: 16 cm; max tail length: 24 cm.

Diagnosis A small, relatively slender, long-limbed Pogona, similar in all respects to P. minor minor of the opposite mainland except for its longer appendages and more numerous subdigital lamellae [STORR 1982] 
References
  • Badham J A 1976. The Amphibolurus barbatus species-group (Lacertilia: Agamidae). Australian Journal of Zoology 24(3) 1976: 423-443 - get paper here
  • Cogger, H. G. 2014. Reptiles and Amphibians of Australia, 7th ed. CSIRO Publishing, xxx + 1033 pp.
  • Cogger, H.G. 2000. Reptiles and Amphibians of Australia, 6th ed. Ralph Curtis Publishing, Sanibel Island, 808 pp.
  • Hauschild, A. & Bosch, H. 1997. Bartagamen und Kragenechsen. Natur und Tier Verlag (Münster), 95 pp. [review in Draco 5 (22): 87] - get paper here
  • Loveridge, A. 1933. New agamid lizards of the genera Amphibolurus and Physignathus from Australia. Proc. New England zool. Club 13: 69-72
  • Müller, P.M. 2005. Bartagamen - die Gattung Pogona (STORR, 1982). Draco 5 (22): 4-19 - get paper here
  • Müller, P.M. 2010. Bartagamen. Die Gattung Pogona. Artgerechte Haltung, Pflege und Zucht. Natur und Tier Verlag, 167 pp [review in Iguana 25 (2): 15] - get paper here
  • Müller, Peter Maria 2002. Die Bartagame. Kirschner und Seufer Verlag, Keltern-Weiler, 78 pp. [reviews in Elaphe 23 (2): 23, and Draco 5 (22): 88] - get paper here
  • Palika, Liz 2003. Leben mit Bartagamen. Natur und Tier Verlag (Münster), 206 S. [review in Draco 5 (22): 84] - get paper here
  • Palika, Liz 2009. Leben mit Bartagamen, 8. Aufl. Natur und Tier Verlag (Münster), 206 pp. - get paper here
  • Storr, G. M. 1982. Revision of the bearded dragons (Lacertilia: Agamidae) of Western Australia with notes on the dismemberment of the genus Amphibolurus. Rec. West. Aust. Mus. 19 (2): 199-214 - get paper here
  • Wilson, Stephen K. & Knowles, David G. 1988. Australia's Reptiles: A Photographic Reference to the Terrestrial Reptiles of Australia. Cornstalk Publishing, Pymble, NSW, 447 pp.
 
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