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Calotes medogensis ZHAO & LI, 1984

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Higher TaxaAgamidae (Draconinae), Sauria, Iguania, Squamata (lizards)
Common NamesE: Medog Bloodsucker
Chinese: 墨脱树蜥 
SynonymCalotes medogensis ZHAO & LI 1984
Calotes medogensis — BARTS & WILMS 2003
Calotes medogensis — WANG et al. 2015 
DistributionChina (Xizang = Tibet)

Type locality: Yarang, Medog Co., Xizang, China (elevation 910 m)  
TypesHolotype: CIB 8370177, male 
CommentDistribution: only known from its type locality. 
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  • Hallermann, J. 2000. A new species of Calotes from the Moluccas (Indonesia) with notes on the biogeogreaphy of the genus (Sauria: Agamidae). Bonner Zoologische Beiträge 49 (1-2): 155-163 - get paper here
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  • Wang, Kai; Jinlong Ren, Hongman Chen, Zhitong Lyu, Xianguang Guo Ke Jiang, Jinmin Chen, Jiatang Li, Peng Guo, Yingyong Wang, Jing Che 2020. The updated checklists of amphibians and reptiles of China. Biodiversity Science 28 (2): 189-218 - get paper here
  • Zhao E; Li S 1984. A new species of Calotes (Lacertilia: Agamidae) from Xizang (Tibet) [in Chinese]. Acta Herpetologica Sinica 3 (4): 77-78 - get paper here
  • Zhao Ermi; Li Shengquan 1987. The herpetofaunal composition and characteristics of Mount Namjagbarwa, Tibet. Acta Herpetologica Sinica 6 (2): 36-42 - get paper here
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