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Diploglossus owenii DUMÉRIL & BIBRON, 1839

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Higher TaxaDiploglossidae, Diploglossa, Anguimorpha, Sauria, Squamata (lizards)
Common NamesE: Owen's Galliwasp
G: Owens Gallwespenschleiche 
SynonymDiploglossus owenii DUMÉRIL & BIBRON 1839: 594
Celestus owenii — COPE 1868: 124
Diploglossus owenii — BOULENGER 1885: 292
Diploglossus owenii — BRYGOO 1987: 12 
DistributionMexico, Guatemala (fide BOULENGER 1887)  
TypesHolotype: unlocated; may be in the Hunterian Collection of the Royal College of Surgeons (J. Campbell, pers. comm. 21 May 2014). Not in MNHN fide BRYGOO 1987. 
CommentStatus unclear. Distribution unknown according to WERMUTH (Tierreich). Not listed by Liner 2007, nor by SMITH & TAYLOR 1950. Species inquirenda fide WERMUTH 1969: 12. 
  • Beolens, Bo; Michael Watkins, and Michael Grayson 2011. The Eponym Dictionary of Reptiles. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, USA - get paper here
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1885. Catalogue of the lizards in the British Museum (Natural History). Vol. 2, Second edition. London, xiii+497 pp. - get paper here
  • Brygoo, E. R. 1987. Les types d'Anguid és (Reptiles, Sauriens) du Museum national d'Histoire naturelle Catalogue critique. Bulletin du Museum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris, 4e ser., 9, sect. A (Zool., BioI. & Ecol. anim.), (2), supplement, 3-20. - get paper here
  • Duméril, A. M. C. and G. Bibron. 1839. Erpétologie Générale on Histoire Naturelle Complète des Reptiles. Vol. 5. Roret/Fain et Thunot, Paris, 871 pp. - get paper here
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