You are here » home advanced search Trapelus flavimaculatus

Trapelus flavimaculatus RÜPPELL, 1835

IUCN Red List - Trapelus flavimaculatus - Least Concern, LC

Can you confirm these amateur observations of Trapelus flavimaculatus?

Add your own observation of
Trapelus flavimaculatus »

Find more photos by Google images search: Google images

Higher TaxaAgamidae (Agaminae), Sauria, Iguania, Squamata (lizards) 
Subspecies 
Common NamesYellow-spotted Agama 
SynonymTrapelus flavimaculatus RÜPPELL 1835: 12
Agama flavimaculata — ANDERSON 1896: 31
Agama flavimaculata — LOVERIDGE 1936: 52
Agama flavimaculata — ARNOLD 1986
Agama flavimaculata — BOULENGER 1919: 112
Agama flavimaculata — WERMUTH 1967: 13
Trapelus flavimaculatus — JOGER 1987: 259
Trapelus flavimaculatus — BARTS & WILMS 2003 
DistributionW Saudi Arabia, Oman, United Arab Emirates (UAE), Qatar

Type locality: Djetta, Arabien.  
Reproductionoviparous 
TypesHolotype: BMNH 1920.1.20.1241 
Diagnosis 
CommentTrapelus jayakari has been considered a synonym of Trapelus flavimaculatus.

Not in Egypt (El Din 2006). 
Etymology 
References
  • Anderson, John 1896. A Contribution to the Herpetology of Arabia, with a preliminary list of the reptiles and batrachians of Egypt. London, R. H. Porter, 124 pp.
  • Arnold E N 1980. The scientific results of the Oman flora and fauna survey 1977 (Dhofar). The reptiles and amphibians of Dhofar, southern Arabia. JOURNAL OF OMAN STUDIES SPECIAL REPORT (No. 2): 273-332 - get paper here
  • Barts, M. & Wilms, T. 2003. Die Agamen der Welt. Draco 4 (14): 4-23 - get paper here
  • Boulenger,G.A. 1919. Sur l’Agama tournevillei Lataste, du Sahara Algérien. Bull. Soc. Zool. France (PARIS) 44: 112 - get paper here
  • Carranza S, Xipell M, Tarroso P, Gardner A, Arnold EN, Robinson MD, et al. 2018. Diversity, distribution and conservation of the terrestrial reptiles of Oman (Sauropsida, Squamata). PLoS One 13 (2): e0190389 - get paper here
  • Cogălniceanu, Dan; Aurora Castilla, Aitor Valdeon, Alberto Gosa, Noora Al Jaidah, Ali Alkuwary, Essam Saifelnasr, Paloma Mas, Renee Richer, Ahmad Amer Al Hemaidi 2014. A preliminary report on the distribution of lizards in Qatar. ZooKeys 373 (2014): 67-91<br />doi: 10.3897/zookeys.373.5994 - get paper here
  • Joger,U. 1987. An interpetation of reptile zoogeography in Arabia, with special reference to Arabian herpetofaunal relations with Africa. In: Krupp,F., Schneider,W. & Kinzelbach,R. (eds.): Proceedings of the symposium on the fauna and zoogeography of the Middle Eas Beihefte zum Tübinger Atlas des Vorderen Orients, A 28, Wiesbaden: 257-271.
  • Jongbloed, M. 2000. Field Guide to the reptiles and amphibians of the UAE - Wild about reptiles. Barkers Trident Communications, 116 pp.
  • Leviton,A.E.; Anderson,S.C.; Adler, K.; Minton,S.A. 1992. Handbook to Middle East Amphibians and Reptiles. SSAR, Oxford, Ohio (Contr. to Herpetol. No. 8), 1-252
  • Loveridge, A. 1936. African reptiles and amphibians in the Field Museum of Natural History. Zool. Ser. Field Mus. Nat. Hist., Chicago, 22 (1): 1-122 - get paper here
  • Rüppell, E. 1835. Neue Wirbelthiere zu der Fauna von Abyssinien gehörig, entdeckt und beschrieben. Amphibien. S. Schmerber, Frankfurt a. M. - get paper here
  • Sindaco, R. & Jeremcenko, V.K. 2008. The reptiles of the Western Palearctic. Edizioni Belvedere, Latina (Italy), 579 pp. - get paper here
  • Sindaco, Roberto; Riccardo Nincheri, Benedetto Lanza 2014. Catalogue of Arabian reptiles in the collections of the “La Specola” Museum, Florence. Scripta Herpetologica. Studies on Amphibians and Reptiles in honour of Benedetto Lanza: pp. 137-164 - get paper here
  • van der Kooij, Jeroen 2001. The herpetofauna of the Sultanate of Oman: Part 1: The amphibians, worm lizards, agamas and chameleons. Podarcis 1 (3): 70-82
  • Wilms, T. 2007. Unternehmen “Dornschwanzagame”: Das Reptilium-Freilandforschungsprojekt in Saudi-Arabien. Draco 8 (31): 45-54 - get paper here
 
External links  
Is it interesting? Share with others:


Please submit feedback about this entry to the curator