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Gonocephalus beyschlagi BOETTGER, 1892

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Higher TaxaAgamidae (Draconinae), Sauria, Iguania, Squamata (lizards)
Common NamesE: Sumatra Forest Dragon 
SynonymGonyocephalus beyschlagi BOETTGER 1892: 104
Gonyocephalus beyschlagi — WERNER 1900: 484
Gonyocephalus beyschlagi — DE ROOIJ 1915: 105
Gonocephalus liogaster — VORIS 1977 (fide MANTHEY & GROSSMANN 1997)
Gonocephalus beyschlagi — MANTHEY & GROSSMANN 1997: 178
Gonocephalus beyschlagi — TEYNIÉ et al. 2010 
DistributionIndonesia (N Sumatra)

Type locality: Langkat in Deli, NE Sumatra.  
TypesHolotype: SMF 9760 (formerly 4287a) 
EtymologyNamed after Fritz Beyschlag who collected in Sumatra. 
  • Beolens, Bo; Michael Watkins, and Michael Grayson 2011. The Eponym Dictionary of Reptiles. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, USA - get paper here
  • Boettger, O. 1892. Katalog der Batrachier-Sammlung im Museum der Senckenbergischen Naturforschenden Gesellschaft in Frankfurt/M. Frankfurt/M (Gebr. Knauer), 73 S.
  • Boettger, O. 1892. Listen von Kriechtieren und Lurchen aus dem tropischen Asien und aus Papuasien. Ber. Tät. Offenb. Ver. Nat., Offenbach, 29 - 32: 65 - 164 - get paper here
  • Boettger, Oskar 1893. Katalog der Reptilien-Sammlung im Museum der Senckenbergischen Naturforschenden Gesellschaft in Frankfurt am Main. I. Teil (Rhynchocephalen, Schildkröten, Krokodile, Eidechsen, Chamäleons). [type catalogue] Gebrüder Knauer, Frankfurt a. M., x + 140 pp. - get paper here
  • de Rooij, N. de 1915. The Reptiles of the Indo-Australian Archipelago. I. Lacertilia, Chelonia, Emydosauria. Leiden (E. J. Brill), xiv + 384 pp. - get paper here
  • Manthey U 2010. Agamid Lizards of Southern Asia. Draconinae 2 -Leiolepidinae. Edition Chimaira, Terralog 7b, Frankfurt, 168 pp.
  • Manthey, U. & Grossmann, W. 1997. Amphibien & Reptilien Südostasiens. Natur und Tier Verlag (Münster), 512 pp. - get paper here
  • TEYNIÉ, ALEXANDRE; PATRICK DAVID, & ANNEMARIE OHLER 2010. Note on a collection of Amphibians and Reptiles from Western Sumatra (Indonesia), with the description of a new species of the genus Bufo. Zootaxa 2416: 1–43 - get paper here
  • Voris, H.U. 1977. Comparison of Herpetofauna diversity in tree buttresses of evergreen tropical forests. Herpetologica 33: 375-380. - get paper here
  • Werner, F. 1900. Reptilien und Batrachier aus Sumatra, gesammelt Herrn. Gustav Schneider jr., im Jahre 1897-1898. Zool. Jahrb. (syst) 13: 479-508 - get paper here
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