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Pseudocophotis kontumensis ANANJEVA, ORLOV, TRUONG & NAZAROV, 2007

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Higher TaxaAgamidae (Draconinae), Sauria, Iguania, Squamata (lizards) 
Common Names 
SynonymPseudocophotis kontumensis ANANJEVA, ORLOV, TRUONG & NAZAROV 2007
Pseudocophotis kontumensis — MILTO & BARABANOV 2012: 166 
DistributionC Vietnam (Kon Tum Province)

Type locality: Kon Du, Mang Canh village, Konplong
district, Kon Tum Province, Vietnam (14°41’ 25’’ N, 108°19’ 31’’ E), 1210 m elevation.  
TypesHolotype: ZISP 24251, adult male, collected on April 7, 2005, by Nikolai L. Orlov, Sergei Ryabov, and Ho Thu Cuc. 
CommentAbundance: only known from its original description (Meiri et al. 2017). 
Etymologynamed after the type locality. 
  • Ananjeva, Natalia B;Nikolai L. Orlov, Quang Truong Nguyen and Roman A. Nazarov. 2007. A new species of Pseudocophotis (Agamidae: Acrodonta: Lacertilia: Reptilia) from central Vietnam. Russ. J. Herpetol. 14 (2):153-160 - get paper here
  • Bain, Raoul H.; Truong, Nguyen Quang; van Kien, Doan 2007. New herpetofaunal records from Vietnam. Herpetological Review 38 (1): 107-117 - get paper here
  • Bobrov V.V., Semenov D.V. 2008. Lizards of Vietnam [in Russian]. Moscow, 236 pp.
  • Hallermann, Jakob and Jimmy A. McGuire 2001. A new species of Pseudocalotes (Squamata: Agamidae) from Bukit Larut, West Malaysia. Herpetologica 57 (3):255-265 - get paper here
  • Manthey U 2010. Agamid Lizards of Southern Asia. Draconinae 2 -Leiolepidinae. Terralog 7b, Edition Chimaira, Frankfurt, 168 pp.
  • Meiri, Shai; Aaron M. Bauer, Allen Allison, Fernando Castro-Herrera, Laurent Chirio, Guarino Colli, Indraneil Das, Tiffany M. Doan, Frank Glaw, Lee L. Grismer, Marinus Hoogmoed, Fred Kraus, Matthew LeBreton, Danny Meirte, Zoltán T. Nagy, Cristiano d 2017. Extinct, obscure or imaginary: the lizard species with the smallest ranges. Diversity and Distributions - get paper here
  • Milto, Konstantin D.; Andrei V. Barabanov 2012. A Catalogue of the Agamid and Chamaeleonid Types in the Collection of the Zoological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, St. Petersburg. Russ. J. Herpetol. 19 (2): 155-170 - get paper here
  • Nguyen, S.V., Ho, C.T. and Nguyen, T.Q. 2009. Herpetofauna of Vietnam. Chimaira, Frankfurt, 768 pp.
  • Ota,H. 1989. A new species of Japalura (Agamidae: Lacertilia:Reptilia) from Taiwan. Copeia 1989 (3): 569-576 - get paper here
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