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Calumma hilleniusi (BRYGOO, BLANC & DOMERGUE, 1973)

IUCN Red List - Calumma hilleniusi - Endangered, EN

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Higher TaxaChamaeleonidae, Sauria, Iguania, Squamata (lizards)
Common Names 
SynonymChamaeleo brevicornis hilleniusi BRYGOO, BLANC & DOMERGUE 1973
Chamaeleo brevicornis hilleniusi — BRYGOO 1978
Calumma brevicornis hilleniusi — KLAVER & BÖHME 1986
Calumma hilleniusi — GLAW & VENCES 1994: 247
Calumma hilleniusi — NECAS 1999: 243
Calumma hillenusi [sic] — BÖHLE 2004 
DistributionMadagascar (station de Manjakatompa, lÇAnkaratra)

Type locality: Station de Manjakatompa, l’Ankaratra, Madagascar  
TypesHolotype: MNHN-RA 1972.0048; paratypes: MNHN-RA 1972.0049-0055 
EtymologyNamed after Dick Hillenius (1927-1987), Dutch biologist, writer, and teacher. 
  • Böhle, A. 2004. Eine Reise durch das madagassische Hochland. Draco 5 (19): 82-86 - get paper here
  • Brygoo, E. R. & C. P. Blanc & C. A. Domergue 1973. Notes sur les Chamaeleo de Madagascar. XI. Un nouveau Caméléon de l'Ankaratra: C. brevicornis hilleniusi n.subsp. . Bull. Soc. Zool. France 98 (1): 113-120.
  • Glaw ,F. & Vences, M. 1994. A Fieldguide to the Amphibians and Reptiles of Madagascar. Vences & Glaw Verlag, Köln (ISBN 3-929449-01-3)
  • Glaw, F. 2015. Taxonomic checklist of chameleons (Squamata: Chamaeleonidae). [type catalogue] Vertebrate Zoology 65 (2): 167–246 - get paper here
  • Necas, Petr 1999. Chameleons - Nature's Hidden Jewels. Edition Chimaira, Frankfurt; 348 pp.; ISBN 3-930612-04-6 (Europe)<br />ISBN 1-57524-137-4 (USA, Canada)
  • Schmidt, W.; Tamm, K. & Wallikewitz, E. 2010. Chamäleons - Drachen unserer Zeit. Natur und Tier Verlag, 328 pp. [review in Reptilia 101: 64, 2013] - get paper here
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