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Tympanocryptis intima MITCHELL, 1948

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Higher TaxaAgamidae (Amphibolurinae), Sauria, Iguania, Squamata (lizards)
Common NamesE: Gibber Earless Dragon 
SynonymTympanocryptis intima MITCHELL 1948
Tympanocryptis intima — WORRELL 1963: 77
Tympanocryptis intima — WERMUTH 1967: 98
Rotundacryptus intima — WELLS & WELLINGTON 1985: 19
Tympanocryptis intima — COGGER 2000: 353
Tympanocryptis intima — WILSON & SWAN 2010
Tympanocryptis intima — CHAPPLE et al. 2019: 95 
DistributionCN S Australia
Australia (New South Wales, Northern Territory, Queensland, South Australia, Western Australia)

Type locality: Oodnadatta, South Australia  
TypesHolotype: SAMA R2331, Oodnadatta, SA, collected J.B. Cleland. Mitchell listed a specimen AM R673 from “Camp 49, Simpson Desert Expedition”. This is in error, as R673 refers to a Ramphotyphlops from Riverstone, registered in 1889 (SHEA 1999) 
  • Chapple, David G.; Reid Tingley, Nicola J. Mitchell, Stewart L. Macdonald, J. Scott Keogh, Glenn M. Shea, Philip Bowles, Neil A. Cox, John C. Z. Woinarski 2019. The Action Plan for Australian Lizards and Snakes 2017. CSIRO, 663 pp. DOI: 10.1071/9781486309474 - get paper here
  • Cogger, H. G. 2014. Reptiles and Amphibians of Australia, 7th ed. CSIRO Publishing, xxx + 1033 pp. - get paper here
  • Cogger, H.G. 2000. Reptiles and Amphibians of Australia, 6th ed. Ralph Curtis Publishing, Sanibel Island, 808 pp.
  • Mitchell, F. J. 1948. A revision of the lacertilian genus Tympanocryptis. Rec. South Austral. Mus. 9: 57-86 - get paper here
  • Shea, Glenn M; Sadlier, Ross A 1999. A catalogue of the non-fossil amphibian and reptile type specimens in the collection of the Australian Museum: types currently, previously and purportedly present. TECHNICAL REPORTS OF THE AUSTRALIAN MUSEUM 15, 1999: 1-91 - get paper here
  • Swan, G.; Sadlier, R.; Shea, G. 2017. A field guide to reptiles of New South Wales. Reed New Holland, 328 pp.
  • Wilson, S. & Swan, G. 2010. A complete guide to reptiles of Australia, 3rd ed. Chatswood: New Holland, 558 pp.
  • Worrell, E. 1963. Reptiles of Australia. Angus & Robertson (Sydney), xv + 207 pp
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