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Diploderma hamptoni (SMITH, 1935)

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Higher TaxaAgamidae (Draconinae), Sauria, Iguania, Squamata (lizards)
Common NamesE: Hampton's japalure 
SynonymJapalura hamptoni SMITH 1935: 175
Japalura hamptoni — WETTSTEIN 1938: 177
Japalura hamptoni — WERMUTH 1967: 66
Japalura hamptoni — BARTS & WILMS 2003
Japalura hamptoni — MANTHEY 2010
Diploderma hamptoni — WANG et al. 2018 
DistributionN Myanmar (= Burma)

Type locality: Mogok, Upper Myanmar (= Burma).  
TypesHolotype: BMNH 1946.8.14.1 (formerly 1908.9.18.1), male 
EtymologyNamed after Herbert Hampton, a friend of G.A. Boulenger, who may have made it available to Smith. 
  • Barts, M. & Wilms, T. 2003. Die Agamen der Welt. Draco 4 (14): 4-23 - get paper here
  • Beolens, Bo; Michael Watkins, and Michael Grayson 2011. The Eponym Dictionary of Reptiles. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, USA - get paper here
  • DENZER, WOLFGANG; ULRICH MANTHEY, PATRICK D CAMPBELL 2019. Catalogue of type specimens of the agamid lizard genus Japalura s. l. (Squamata: Agamidae: Draconinae). Zootaxa 4612 (1): 109-125 - get paper here
  • Manthey U 2010. Agamid Lizards of Southern Asia. Draconinae 2 -Leiolepidinae. Edition Chimaira, Terralog 7b, Frankfurt, 168 pp.
  • MANTHEY, ULRICH; WOLFGANG DENZER, HOU MIAN & WANG XIAOHE 2012. Discovered in historical collections: Two new Japalura species (Squamata: Sauria: Agamidae) from Yulong Snow Mountains, Lijiang Prefecture, Yunnan, PR China. Zootaxa 3200: 27–48 - get paper here
  • Smith, M.A. 1935. The fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Reptiles and Amphibia, Vol. II. Sauria. Taylor and Francis, London, 440 pp.
  • Wang, Kai; Jing Che, Simin Lin, V Deepak, Datta-Roy Aniruddha, Ke Jiang, Jieqiong Jin, Hongman Chen, Cameron D Siler; 2018. Multilocus phylogeny and revised classification for mountain dragons of the genus Japalura s.l. (Reptilia: Agamidae: Draconinae) from Asia. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, , zly034, - get paper here
  • Wettstein, O. 1938. Eine neue Japalura aus Cambodja. Zool. Anz. 122: 175-177
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